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Which SSD? Budget still $200~

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Got little bit of money this Xmas thanks to my moms and i was wondering if it was worth investing in SSD tech yet. I was looking at this one just now,

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820148357 ,
will my mobo support it? Any issues i will run into? Im not very familiar with SSD just yet, but i dont want to put more money on old tech like DDR2 ram. I think i just want a SSD and hopefully save for future build.


Edit: so i would like to know if this SSD is worth getting for the extra bucks

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820227601

VS
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820148357

pros and cons? It has more space 90GB so should i go for it?
Edited by Zcypot - 12/25/10 at 2:07pm
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You WILL NOT BE SORRY you bought it, I cannot express my joy with this drive, as I just got it two days ago. It actually reads faster than rated. Best I've gotten is 375mbps. Your mobo will be fine with the latest intel drivers.
    
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Sata devices are backwards compatible so it'll work
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interesting, so fresh install OS onto SSD which im looking at right now is about 12gb, then couple games right? The rest less intensive games onto my 500gb HDD
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bump, added new info onto original post.
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