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Old December 8, 2012, 09:17 AM
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I'll get right to the point. I tried to do a search to find some info on the Intel 520 240 GB SSD and came up with way too much info for me to digest and understand. I'm thinking it's a good drive and I can get one for 219.99. Is this a good drive (I have a X25-M 80 GB. for my OS now and I like it but it's getting small). Is 219.99 a good price?
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Old December 8, 2012, 10:20 AM
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It's a damn good drive, I have one. And that's a very good price for it.
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Old December 8, 2012, 10:24 AM
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Thanks for the reply. I'm going to go for it!
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Old December 8, 2012, 04:01 PM
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I have the 120g 520 drive and it rocks,
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Old December 9, 2012, 09:41 AM
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My Fujitsu P770 12.1" laptop now has an Intel 520 480Gb boot drive and an Intel 330 series 240GB as a data drive. So far, very nice!

Have not been running them long enough to know how battery life wil l be effected. The two replace a WD 750Gb Black drive, which is pretty power efficient....
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Old December 9, 2012, 09:57 AM
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ya is a good price for a 240 gb ssd for sure, been looking at the new vectors but he price of 2 scares me a little
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Old December 9, 2012, 11:55 AM
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Thanks for all the feedback. I couldn't resist going for the 240 GB because it was on sale and only 10 bucks more than the 180 GB. I have an 80 GB X25-M now and I think it's great but I like to keep lots of free space on my OS drive and the 80 has me not wanting to load some of the things I want to play with. I really only needed the 180 and that would have been plenty big enough but.....
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Old December 9, 2012, 12:27 PM
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On another subject I was looking at the 180 GB and found two models. What's the difference?
SSDSC2CW180A3B5 VS SSDSC2CW180A3K5
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Old December 9, 2012, 02:25 PM
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Probably batches. Only difference is the second last character in what you typed out.

SSDSC2CT are 330 series
SSDSC2CW are 520 series
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It's a damn good drive, I have one. And that's a very good price for it.
Me too. I have one,and I paid more.
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