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Man, if I had a 512Gb SSD on my hands there isn't any way I'd be letting go of that. Especially if my two main arguments were wanting one big traditional drive and hassle.

There's nothing to running more than one drive in your system. Already explained above. I can't stress enough how much a SSD will change your PC experience.
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i would keep the SSD. I couldnt live without one (even my small 128). Actually thinking about getting another to RAID0 as a ridiculous boot drive.
 
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Actually thinking about getting another to RAID0 as a ridiculous boot drive.
That's exactly what I ended up doing. I bought a Crucial C300 128Gb drive when that sucker cost over $280. Later on when prices dropped I added another.

Then earlier this year I ran across a couple of Hynix 128Gb drives for $90 a piece so I bought two of those also. Now I've got my OS on the two new Hynix drives running in RAID0 and all of my games and apps are on the old RAID0 array still running the C300s.
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That's exactly what I ended up doing. I bought a Crucial C300 128Gb drive when that sucker cost over $280. Later on when prices dropped I added another.

Then earlier this year I ran across a couple of Hynix 128Gb drives for $90 a piece so I bought two of those also. Now I've got my OS on the two new Hynix drives running in RAID0 and all of my games and apps are on the old RAID0 array still running the C300s.

Rigth guys, sorry is just i'm stuck in the ages of 1 HDD 60Gb for everything lol, even to think on having two hard drives running at the same times cause me a headache tongue.gif i guess i'm gonna follow your sudgestion this time.

So you tell me to keep my SSD 512Gb, Install Windows, Office programs, antivirus etc. and main games of steam in there. Rest of games and normal storages documents, photos and music those files really doesn't worth the money to save them in SSD anymore so i leave them on a the HDD.

Is this correct?

OK. Now let's talk about, just if, if i resell my 512Gb SSD and buy an M4 960Gb SSD which have pretty attractive price of 490$. And then i would have OS, word, photos, music, games and everything on it.
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Do it. I have a 960 M500 in my work computer. It's awesome. Houses a bunch of virtual machines that i use for a lab.
 
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Do it. I have a 960 M500 in my work computer. It's awesome. Houses a bunch of virtual machines that i use for a lab.
May i ask, why do you use those virtual machines ?
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May i ask, why do you use those virtual machines ?

Sure, i'm a sysadmin and i'm going to be deploying sccm 2012 in our environment. They're also used to test package deployments before they're used in production.

I have an entire working lab on my workstation through VMWare Workstation consisting of 8 VMs. I barely have enough RAM to run all of them at the same time.

it's so nice having a "1TB" SSD..so much room that's super fast.
 
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post #29 of 29
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Sure, i'm a sysadmin and i'm going to be deploying sccm 2012 in our environment. They're also used to test package deployments before they're used in production.

I have an entire working lab on my workstation through VMWare Workstation consisting of 8 VMs. I barely have enough RAM to run all of them at the same time.

it's so nice having a "1TB" SSD..so much room that's super fast.
Cool, my only experience with something like that was when i did my internship in November 2012, i was ordered to migrate a data base from an already established Active Directory to a new LDAP Ligthweigth Directory Access Protocols with new specifications and requiriments for the data base. Is this anyhow related as your job?
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