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SSD Price Drops Signaling End of Spinning Media?

March 23rd, 2010 03:46 admin Leave a comment Go to comments

gjt writes “When Intel and OCZ recently announced new “affordable” Solid State Disk drives — offering a meager 32-40GB — we initially yawned. But, then we took a closer look at the press releases and the in-progress research and development in SSD technology and opened our eyes. While the new drives aren’t affordable on a cost per gigabyte basis for everyone, it does set a precedent — and most importantly a barometer price of $100. And it really does start the death clock for hard drive technology.”

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