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Poll Results: Which is better?

Poll expired: Feb 19, 2011  
  • 18% (3)
    HDD
  • 81% (13)
    SDD
16 Total Votes  
post #11 of 15
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Quote:
Originally Posted by moonmanas View Post
Maybe this will help you decide http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fkbTxlunxc8
Damn! That's way faster than my HDD. So cool! Now I decided to get an SSD then.
    
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post #12 of 15
this is a real good video here,but its promoting the Seagate Momentus XT.
and they test with a OCZ Vertex 2,WD VelociRaptor,Standard 7200RPM Hard Drive, and the
Momentus XT. Show speed and benchmarks.
http://www.seagate.com/ww/v/index.js...D&locale=en-US
Edited by AMOCO - 2/17/11 at 5:11pm
post #13 of 15
My RAID 0 WD Caviar Blacks (640GB) HDDs are really fast.

Why does everyone care about boot times so much? You turn on your computer like once a day anyways and then leave it on..............
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post #14 of 15
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Originally Posted by Zackcy View Post
My RAID 0 WD Caviar Blacks (640GB) HDDs are really fast.

Why does everyone care about boot times so much? You turn on your computer like once a day anyways and then leave it on..............
Random seek times bud.
    
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Originally Posted by Zackcy View Post
My RAID 0 WD Caviar Blacks (640GB) HDDs are really fast.

Why does everyone care about boot times so much? You turn on your computer like once a day anyways and then leave it on..............
Not only do I like the fast boot times of ssd, programs open before the click on them has finished...system is smooth as silk, less voltage, less heat, less noise, Power dvd now opens instantly, does not take longer to open than the film I want to watch, like on them old outdated mechanical drives....virus scan in moments...
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