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Now I know 90% of people will immediately write off this drive as a cheap Hong Kong Phoey but I've seen some reasonable reviews (though I've had to dig deep to find them) and was wondering if anyone here has tried one yet?

The SATA version costs about £160 including delivery and, according to the manufacturer the write endurance being slc is about 80 years at 128gb a day. The writes are slower than usual SSDs but still fast at about 150 read 100 write.

There is another drive that uses similar tech to the cheapest SLC intel and it runs at about £270 for a 64gb with 250 read 200 write.

Anyone tried one of these cheap SLCs? Am thinking of buying one to replace my vertex as main drive; I'm not too bothered by the loss of speed and the extra endurance would take a load off my shoulders
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If you are willing to take the gamble, what's the price for it anyway?
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it's only £155 or so plus postage so very cheap for an SLC and the warranty is 2 years

http://cgi.ebay.co.uk/ws/eBayISAPI.d...ht_6360wt_1137
Edited by Jennasis - 4/12/11 at 11:37pm
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