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#1 Bosco

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Posted 16 February 2012 - 11:08 PM

ccokeman takes the new OCZ 512GB Octane for a spin:

http://www.overclock...512gb_indilinx/

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Posted 16 February 2012 - 11:27 PM

ccokeman takes the new OCZ 512GB Octane for a spin:

http://www.overclock...512gb_indilinx/


Thanks for the review ccokeman. Reading it right now. :popcorn:
For its price, I am not impressed with its performance. The Intel 520s are much better and should be a better deal once it drops a bit in price.

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Posted 17 February 2012 - 07:04 AM

It case a good overall impression on me. Although price:performance is not good IMO.

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Posted 17 February 2012 - 08:09 AM

Big drives always demand a premium.

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Posted 17 February 2012 - 10:48 AM

I want a .5TB SSD :cry:

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Posted 17 February 2012 - 06:28 PM

3 year warranty is nice, wonder how well they honor it?

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Posted 17 February 2012 - 07:02 PM

I want a .5TB SSD :cry:

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Posted 17 February 2012 - 10:35 PM

I want a .5TB SSD :cry:


I dream of having 1 or 2TB SSD with me :P

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Posted 17 February 2012 - 10:48 PM

I dream of having 1 or 2TB SSD with me :P

Just put 4 crucial M4 256Gb SSDs in Raid 0 and enjoy ;)

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Posted 17 February 2012 - 10:52 PM

^ Not enough money to buy SSDs atm. Saving up for IBs.

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Posted 17 February 2012 - 10:54 PM

Just put 4 crucial M4 256Gb SSDs in Raid 0 and enjoy ;)


Look at the complete system you can build for the same price as that RAID array :lol: Wait, I don't have near that much SSD space, which means I'm still :cry:

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