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Mistake to just buy a SSD?

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I just bought a 60 gig Vertex 2 and now I'm reading that next gen ones are coming out soon?

Will they priced similarly or will it take time to drop just like the current sandforce ones?
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well apparently i read that they will cost similar but you get more gb's
    
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post #3 of 15
what edition did you by because the new ones are based on a 25nm process
post #4 of 15
New ones are SATA III so unless your MOBO supports it then there is no reason why your Vertex II would be a waste.
post #5 of 15
Nah I bought the same SSD u have in a year it will be half price big deal
in a few years it will be the same price as a HD but 3x as large (as HDs go out to sea)
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post #6 of 15
Nope.

I still have a vertex 1 and it's awesome.
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Nope.

I still have a vertex 1 and it's awesome.
This. Don't play the waiting game, unless it's like 1 week.
post #8 of 15
I argue to play the waiting game if it is within two months...
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post #9 of 15
SSDs are great technology any way you look at it. I just replaced my "older" Intel drive as an OS drive and it was still many times better then a mechanical drive. Quiet, cool, fast...and when/if you replace your current Vertex with something faster, you can use it for a games drive or some such.
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post #10 of 15
If you play the waiting game you will be waiting for the rest of your life.
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