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Vertex 3 240 ordered!

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Just ordered my Vertex 3 240. I had a 200 visa gift card and used that to get a newegg gift card which i applied to the vertex 3. I had planned on getting the c400 because it is cheaper but the vertex became available first.

Looking forward to it - also my first SSD
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You won't go back to HDD, telling you that right now.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Citra View Post
You won't go back to HDD, telling you that right now.
One of the best additions to the computer, biggest impact, in the past 3-4 years or so IMO.

But still need HDD for mass storage of stuff.
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Originally Posted by steadly2004 View Post
One of the best additions to the computer, biggest impact, in the past 3-4 years or so IMO.

But still need HDD for mass storage of stuff.
+1..my favorite upgrade of the past several years
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Ok
Tell me like I am an 8 yr old.
What's better about vertex 3 from an intel x25-m.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by qUAan View Post
Ok
Tell me like I am an 8 yr old.
What's better about vertex 3 from an intel x25-m.
I'm pretty sure its the new controller. Its rated at like 550mb/s read 525mb/s write whereas other drives, even the fastest ones, are usually in the 400mb/s range at best. It's basically the newest gen SSD.
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