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Old 05-09-2009, 10:20 PM   #1 (permalink)
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I was looking at SSD for the OS but I read somewhere that I can't find that some HDD are faster.

I was looking at this SDD or this HDD.
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Well that is just a normal speed HDD, so go with the SSD.
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I would want a bigger drive for a Windows drive. I would want atleast the 60 gb

Newegg.com - OCZ Vertex Series OCZSSD2-1VTX60G 2.5" 60GB SATA II MLC Internal Solid state disk (SSD) - Solid State Disks
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I would save the cash now and get a WD black 32mb cache drive in what ever size you desire.

Use it as a boot drive for now and when ssd drives get cheaper and write times become better go for an ssd around 128mb. Then use the black as a data drive.
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I would save the cash now and get a WD black 32mb cache drive in what ever size you desire.

Use it as a boot drive for now and when ssd drives get cheaper and write times become better go for an ssd around 128mb. Then use the black as a data drive.
Even better than what I said. SSDs are still new. They will alot better in a year I'm sure.
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Well alright then, I will use the WD Black HDD for the boot drive. Thanks for the replies.
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