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Poll Results: Should i get it?

 
  • 87% (14)
    Yes
  • 12% (2)
    No
16 Total Votes  
post #51 of 53
If you don't buy it I freaking will.
 
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post #52 of 53
@BVM

I appreciate your want to take advantage of the Motherboards SSD caching.
I personally don't care for it at all. Much better in my opinion to just buy a 128 GB SSD and use it like a normal drive.

I never liked the idea, always seemed more of a money grab for when SSD's were really expensive for small capacities. That was when a 30 GB SSD was easily $100 USD.
Today with a good deal you can find an M4 ~128 GB SSD for $120 USD or less.
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post #53 of 53
LOL why am I reminded of the turtles from the Comcast vs DSL commercials? tongue.gif

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Originally Posted by Aparition View Post

@BVM

I appreciate your want to take advantage of the Motherboards SSD caching.
I personally don't care for it at all. Much better in my opinion to just buy a 128 GB SSD and use it like a normal drive.

I never liked the idea, always seemed more of a money grab for when SSD's were really expensive for small capacities. That was when a 30 GB SSD was easily $100 USD.
Today with a good deal you can find an M4 ~128 GB SSD for $120 USD or less.

For sure. 128gb runs out quickly though. I went the 64, 128, 240 and now 512 SSD route. IMO I think its odd that ppl are suggesting more ram, better GPU etc but are OK with a 500gb caviar blue? Its such a bottleneck.

I digress....
Edited by BVM - 11/26/13 at 3:09pm
 
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