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Poll Results: What SSD upgrade path should i take?

 
  • 0% (0)
    Leave current set up alone
  • 66% (2)
    Upgrade to 64GB c300- $100
  • 0% (0)
    Upgrade to 60GB vertex 2- $80
  • 33% (1)
    Purchase 2nd Kingston & Raid
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post #1 of 11
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As many of you know newegg had 20% off all SSDs until tomorrow night. Currently i have a Kingston SSDNow V Series SNV125-S2 30GB my question is should i upgrade my sdd to a c300 or vertex 2(looking at getting a 60-64GB ssd) and then sell my current ssd for about $50 bucks? Or should i just buy another Kingston SSDNow V Series SNV125-S2 30GB and run them in raid? If i bought another SSD it would cost me $40 after rebate with the current newegg promotion. As of right now i am very happy with my current SSD's performance as well. What should i do OCN?
Edited by RAFFY - 2/22/11 at 5:53pm
post #2 of 11
Buy two 60-64gb SSD's and set up RAID 0, or do nothing. If you think you can get 50$ for your current SSD.
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post #3 of 11
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Quote:
Originally Posted by BigFrank;12488259 
Buy two 60-64gb SSD's and set up RAID 0, or do nothing. If you think you can get 50$ for your current SSD.

I will only raid if i purchase another kingston ssd sorry if that was unclear in my original post. If i purchase a 60GB or 64GB ssd i will just have a single ssd as it is only used for my boot drive.
post #4 of 11
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820227550

119.99x2= 239.98 - 20% =191.98-15$ MIR = 176.98 - 50$ ( for current SSD ) $126.98 for two 60GB SSD's.

Or get one big one. http://www.overclock.net/online-deals/948253-newegg-ocz-agility-2-120gb-2-a.html for 139$
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Thread Starter 
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Originally Posted by BigFrank;12488315 
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820227550

119.99x2= 239.98 - 20% =191.98-15$ MIR = 176.98 - 50$ ( for current SSD ) $126.98 for two 60GB SSD's.

Or get one big one. http://www.overclock.net/online-deals/948253-newegg-ocz-agility-2-120gb-2-a.html for 139$
Ya i just saw that 120gb that is a great deal. But whats holding me back is that if i raid my current ssd its only $40 to do so.
post #6 of 11
I got this error message when i tried to apply the 20% off code: Although you've entered a valid promo code BTEKHHJ26, your order does not currently meet the code's usage criteria.
Hmmmm..... maybe it is used up?
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post #7 of 11
Quote:
Originally Posted by RAFFY;12488418 
Ya i just saw that 120gb that is a great deal. But whats holding me back is that if i raid my current ssd its only $40 to do so.

30gb isnt much. I would rather have at least 60gb, so I could keep a few games on there and such. Your call. If you have 40$ laying around I say go for it.
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raid, will get better performance
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If anyone cares, looks like the 20% off code ain't workin'
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Quote:
Originally Posted by MrAMD_Fan;12489091 
If anyone cares, looks like the 20% off code ain't workin'

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