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Old Jan 31, 11, 12:53 pm
Loren Pechtel
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Originally Posted by Braindrain View Post
Fry's isn't exactly the best for deals. Most laptops still carry a warranty after user-serviceable upgrades.

Considering I can buy a 240GB SSD drive for $400 here, I would call an extra $250 is a rip-off.
Depends on the drive. Not all SSDs are equal--check the performance ratings. Make sure both the drive and the OS support the TRIM command or you'll find your machine slowing down over time. (I know XP doesn't support TRIM, 7 does, I don't know about Vista, I have no idea on Macs.)
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