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Old 08-25-11, 01:25 AM   #13
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I have a 60GB agility 3 and I love it
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Old 08-26-11, 07:04 AM   #14
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I went with the 120GB Force 3 because of the price, twice the space for a bit more money.

Does it come with a bracket? eBuyer buyers also bought a bracket...
http://www.ebuyer.com/268693-corsair...ssd-f120gb3-bk

If it doesn't I'll make one from Meccano
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Check this sone as well....
http://eshop.macsales.com/shop/SSD/O...ry_Electra_6G/
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I went with the 120GB Force 3 because of the price, twice the space for a bit more money.

Does it come with a bracket? eBuyer buyers also bought a bracket...
http://www.ebuyer.com/268693-corsair...ssd-f120gb3-bk

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Most do. Then again most modern cases have SSD support.
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Is this a demo of how fast SSDs are or how slow MacOS is? ::

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Old 08-27-11, 12:10 AM   #18
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LOL 28 seconds on a SSD wow, sad.
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Old 08-27-11, 05:24 PM   #19
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I have a feeling my PC will take longer to get out of the bios than for windows to start once it does.

I notice the eBuyer price went up by 15 on the SSD after I bought one, Thats always satisfying

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LOL 28 seconds on a SSD wow, sad.
Heh... I don't think you realize that includes loading all of those resource hungry programs. CS5.5 is awefully slow on a C2D and a hdd. That and mac takes the first 12 - 14 seconds before it even starts to boot the OS. That's the one thing that EFI is pretty slow at, I swear I could boot a BIOS faster than EFI does. It is improving though on the more recent Dells.
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Is this a demo of how fast SSDs are or how slow MacOS is? ::

Actually this demo is over a year old with the previous SandForce based Mercury Extreme Pro....
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and is it a demo of how fast SSDs are or how slow MacOS is? ::
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I am pretty sure it compares their SSD with the standard MAC drive...
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Old 08-28-11, 12:41 PM   #24
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and is it a demo of how fast SSDs are or how slow MacOS is? ::
typical Mac owner lives in an Apple bubble so would have only appreciated the "how fast SSD's are" side of the video, But we know.. right
I'm not that guy btw/ screw that guy, I hate him!
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