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http://www.newegg.com/special/shellshocker.aspx

Been hoping that a vertex or something of that sort would go on sale but a 64gbs ssd for 80 bucks seems like a steal no?

I know nothing of ssds so would this be worth it? I am not on a tight budget I am just cheap. So if you know of a better ssd link me pls
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for the price how bad could it really be??? i am also interested in the answer to this question.
    
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post #3 of 26
Much better 60GB Agility 2 for $10 more: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-542-_-Product
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^this. Get them while you can.
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SATA II

Me no like SSD without SATA III Kind of defeats the purpose imo.
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Seems to me to be a pretty good deal. Not to bad read/write times for a small SSD, especially for that price. I'm kind of tempted to get one myself..
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post #7 of 26
I have the SSD myself. It's a pretty good SSD, and so far no QC issues. The speeds are also excellent for my laptop. However, I'd look elsewhere for a desktop SSD.
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SATA II

Me no like SSD without SATA III Kind of defeats the purpose imo.
Good catch. Didnt even notice. Just got a sata 6gbs board may as well take advantage of that. Thanks
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post #9 of 26
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Originally Posted by DuckieHo View Post
Much better 60GB Agility 2 for $10 more: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...-542-_-Product
^^ agreed

or you could pick up a microcenter branded ssd for $20 more with a SF controller
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post #10 of 26
Sata III SSDs have great read and mediocre write speeds IIRC.

Agility 2's are fantastic...they don't have the random 4k writes their big brothers have (Vertex 2) but they cost less.
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