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post #11 of 44
C300's pretty sweet.
But yeah, you can use an external if you want.
Personally I use a file server for extra storage.

128 GB isn't that hard to live on for an OS, apps, and a few games, but if you have movies or music you'd be well off with another storage mechanism to compliment your SSD.
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post #12 of 44
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C300's pretty sweet.
But yeah, you can use an external if you want.
Personally I use a file server for extra storage.

128 GB isn't that hard to live on for an OS, apps, and a few games, but if you have movies or music you'd be well off with another storage mechanism to compliment your SSD.
Correct me if I'm wrong, but isn't the C300 only 64 GB?

And, yeah, the other drive would be for music and school.
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post #13 of 44
there are 3 sizes of the c300 64gb/128gb/256gb

an external might have limited speed? due to usb?
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Correct me if I'm wrong, but isn't the C300 only 64 GB?

And, yeah, the other drive would be for music and school.
and does your mobo have SATA 6gbps?
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and does your mobo have SATA 6gbps?
I haven't bought my mobo yet. I'm waiting for sandy bridge.
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post #16 of 44
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Correct me if I'm wrong, but isn't the C300 only 64 GB?
You could at least look at my sig rig..
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post #17 of 44
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I haven't bought my mobo yet. I'm waiting for sandy bridge.
ah ok

since you said you canceled your order i thought you ordered stuff already
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post #18 of 44
Keep the spinpoint, pick up an OCZ Vertex 2 60GB SSD for $119
for Windows and a couple other programs, and you're still within your budget.
post #19 of 44
I say get a c300 and with leftover funds get a western digital black 500-1tb drive
post #20 of 44
get the f3, best drive out
wait for sales with the thing and you can save a few more bucks there and have more money to decide on your ssd
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