If you need a SSD for your computer, it is good time to grab one now. Looks like Samsung and Crucial are clearing some SSD models now (in 2018 Aug).
You can either check your local store, or buy online below:
1: In US, Crucial MX500 SSD on sale. Note they are not MX300.
This is the SALE LINK.
2: In Canada, Crucial MX300 SSD on sale.
This is the SALE LINK.
3: In Canada, Samsung 860 Evo SSD on sale.
This is the SALE LINK.
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If you remember the crazy Amazon Prime Day of 2016, you must remember SSD deals, there was one of SSD Crucial MX300 SSD was on sale at $179.99, which was a great deal.
Now, we get another great deal, which is lowest price in 2016 also. the Crucial MX300 525 GB SSD, the price dropped to $149.99, which ,sold by Amazon. If anyone want a nice SSD, this one can be a good choice for you.
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We normally have a larger size HDD in our computer such as 1TB, 2TB, 4TB or more, but due to expensive price, we can only buy a smaller size SSD such as 250 GB, 500 GB or 1 TB.
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There are different cases we get the Error code 0xc0000001, which normally are related hard disk errors. But, this kinds of disk error could be fixed using some solutions unless you get very critical error.
We got a failure which was from our laptop booting once time with the error code 0xc0000001, after multiple tries which the Windows system prompted. We finally resolved the issue WITHOUT format our computer or re-install Windows system. The following is our handling process. It could be one of your information if you get the same issue with same error code.
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The SDD still can not replace the traditional HDD since the cost and stability. We normally buy a 120 GB ~ 500 GB storage size SSD as extra storage disk. We have options to put the SSD into our laptop so that we get 2 “hard drives”: the one is the existing HDD, another one is SSD.
If your laptop came with mSATA slot inside then you are luck to buy mSATA SSD and install directly without removing or replacing anything, but not all laptops support mSATA, then you will have to consider removing or replacing something. if your laptop came with an optical drive, then you have 2nd lucky, you can keep your existing big storage size HDD, remove the optical drive to install a SSD drive there. (Why removing optical drive because we have fewer and fewer chance to use an optical drive, if you have special case which need optical drive heavy usage, then please do not follow this article )
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We have had some posts which were about SSD. Hope you could find helpful information for your SSD purchasing.
We also have talked about SSD related information such as interface types SATA I, II, III, which are one of factor which affect SSD’s data transfer performance. Today let’s talk about the SSD’s storage memory types.
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We have a Dell laptop which was bought from Microsoft Store, the model is
Dell Inspiron 15 i15547-5033sLV Signature Edition Laptop.
It was a nice laptop at the on sale price at $399.99 CAD in 2014. We have used it for over 1 years by now. However, we are not happy with its hard driver IO speed, sometimes we found the software loading very slow.
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When we purchase SSD and enclosure if we want an external drive, we must know two important feature data: USB Type and SATA Type.
For SSD, we only have to consider SATA type; for enclosure, we will have to consider USB type and SATA type.
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We often see the texts TB, Tb, GB, Gb, MB, Mb, KB, Kb from common electronic products’ feature description. For example, when we buy an External Hard Drive, we see its size like xxx MB or xxx GB; or when we buy a SSD drive or a Macro SD card, we see their speed like xxx Gb/s or xxx Mb/s.
What Mistakes do People Often Make ?
Consumers might not realize that they are easily silly to ignore some important technical description from the items package or related web page. Those technical descriptions actually expose important information to us. For example, the technical data units. But do you really understand them?
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We have the series of articles about Adding an internal SSD driver as second hard driver on Dell Studio laptop. You might be strange that why you could not find out all of them by searching, because we have finished the part 1, part 3 and Part 4 but not part 2 since part 2 will be longer and will come with more pictures. We were looking for spare time until we got in the holiday.
Yes, this article is just the part 2. The following is the total series of articles:
1: Add SSD As Second Hard Driver on Dell Studio 1535 Part 1;
2: Add SSD As Second Hard Driver on Dell Studio 1535 Part 2;
3: Add SSD As Second Hard Driver on Dell Studio 1535 Part 3;
4: Add SSD As Second Hard Driver on Laptop and Install Windows 7 to Boot System;
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