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SSDs price are a bit crazy lol thats why they are not stated.
And the raptors aren't??? 150Gb are more expensive than the C300 which performs better.
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No, but you could put 7 and the most common applications you use on the SSD, but it wouldn't speed up your storage drive It would just make your general experience VERY snappy and quick.
Thats basically only for startups then, I would like all my programs to open and load pretty fast.
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And the raptors aren't??? 150Gb are more expensive than the C300 which performs better.
It's because its the space added with that, thats why. c300 are 300 bucks for a 128gb stated on the egg. 150gb raptors sitting at 100.
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I'm running on 69Gb, and I can install Win 7, XP Mode, all current updates, and 15Gb of Steam games and still have enough room for all my programs.
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I'm running on 69Gb, and I can install Win 7, XP Mode, all current updates, and 15Gb of Steam games and still have enough room for all my programs.
I do quite a bit of lanning so right now my drive is running 60gbs+ of games haha. And you know when the host lags, the world lags. I would really hate to delete and keep transfering games back and forth. sc2 isn't a small file for some odd reason lol.
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I am not hating on SSDs at all, just the space for the money, if i was filthy rich, this thread wouldnt up at all
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I have that same problem too, so I downloaded every game one by one and made a backup file for each on my 1Tb. If someone wants to play L4D2, I'll uninstall a game, install L4D2, and be in-game in under two minutes. Of course I'm the kind of guy who obsesses about a few games at a time, then moves on. But Left 4 Dead stays forever.
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I just hate doing that lol, I would die if I had to keep (un)installing all the time.
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post #19 of 29
Wd black for sure, iv'e had one for 2 years and is still fast and has not failed me.
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Caviar black's are faster then F3's
    
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