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Old May 11, 2011, 06:05 PM
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Default Gartner: SSDs to Reach "Mainstream Prices" in 2012

Market research firm Gartner believes that SSDs will "break into the mainstream" in 2012, and come close to eclipsing the $1/GB pricepoint, reports PC World. Gartner believes that prices will fall by 30% this year, and another 36% from 2011 to 2012. The reason for this drop in price, according to Gartner, is the increased demand for flash memory fr... [ Read full article ]
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Old May 11, 2011, 07:31 PM
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I'll buy when I can get a single SSD at around 500 GB in size for about $0.50 / per GB.....

Edit: yeah yeah yeah, I meant GB.

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Old May 11, 2011, 08:06 PM
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I'll buy when I can get a single SSD at around 500 meg in size for about $0.50 / per GB.....
500meg? sure :P

it's like the fourth time or more that we see some one saying that SSD will drop in price...
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Martin, 500MB is pretty big, you would never be able to fill that up!
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Martin, 500MB is pretty big, you would never be able to fill that up!
I have porn so yes I can fill that :P
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question is, how much does it cost them per gig? and then by how many tiems do they multiply that to give you your total?
theyll eventually eat less per protion but sell more portions. either way. the larger and cheaper ssd's became, the more chances of having
cheap monster sized dirives on the shelves..so win win!
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GAH! GIG! I meant GB! I'm editing my damn post.
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