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Strange... I personally have the Momentus XT, and I think the performance benefit is quite significant, and I'm only using a previous generation, the 500gb storage w/ 4gb of SSD. Initially the speed is fairly slow, but as time progresses, the drive "learns" what you open often and caches specific parts of your game that are hard to load. Usually when loading BF3, I tend to be the first few into the game, while others spawn much later.
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Strange... I personally have the Momentus XT, and I think the performance benefit is quite significant, and I'm only using a previous generation, the 500gb storage w/ 4gb of SSD. Initially the speed is fairly slow, but as time progresses, the drive "learns" what you open often and caches specific parts of your game that are hard to load. Usually when loading BF3, I tend to be the first few into the game, while others spawn much later.
Ok I might get the drive then.
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