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Old 05-24-11, 02:21 PM   #12
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Default Re: Need help purchasing an SSD...

Originally Posted by XDanger View Post
Personally I think I'll wait another 6 months before thinking about SSD's, Maybe then they'll be affordable and reliable.
SSDs with < 1% defect rate *are* reliable, something no HDD can claim (some HDD defect rates are as high as 15%).
At my client site, they run SANs with hundreds of spindles, the sysadmins here are constantly replacing failed HDDs.

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