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Old 23-03-2015, 11:49 AM   #1
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STD advice.

Im finally getting up to date and getting an SSD.

The question is, what is the smallest I can get away with?

I have several HDDs, and the current boot drive is a 500Gb affair, it is however, only using about 60Gb of space as all my apps and games get installed to separate drives.

So, could I get away with a 128Gb drive, or is that just too small for day to day life?

Need some advice as there seems to be rather a lot of choice. lol.
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Re: SSD advice.

I'm on a 60Gb SSD, and usually have 20 ~ 30Gb free at any given time...
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Re: SSD advice.

60gb the lowest i would use,
We have been using 120 gig ones, mainly because they are not much more than the 60gig ones, plus it means I have installed all my programs (like Adobe etc) plus I have one or two Steam games (currently Evolve) to help speed up the loading time.
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I've got two - 120 and 240.
The 120 is my boot drive, and I find it fills up very fast with random stuff that doesn't install on my other HDD. The 240 I use for programs and some games and has plenty of space.
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Re: SSD advice.

Cool. Some awesome advice there fella.

Seems any extra expenses are now off the table however.

I cant carry a baby around in an SSD now can I. lol.
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:0, I managed to fill a 1tb SSD with just games
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True, very true.

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who changed the thread title? :P
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Lolz. Nice edit.
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Re: STD advice.

I have a 128GB SSD of which i have 34GB Partitioned off for system 12 for Apps, 32 for secondary PS scratch and the final 33 for pagefile

1tb isn't much Plat, you should look at getting a 1TB drive instead (they've come down in cost )
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Dawson I bet
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