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Buying new mini - what HD makes most sense?

 
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 26, 2013 3:29 pm    Post subject: Buying new mini - what HD makes most sense? Reply with quote

Buy Apple's cheapest and upgrade with disk doubler and SSD drive or buy with Apple's fusion drive for $225?
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 26, 2013 7:20 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

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PostPosted: Wed Jun 26, 2013 7:38 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

any SSD is better than a drive spinning all the time and much faster too
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PostPosted: Wed Jun 26, 2013 10:03 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

MrMini wrote:
any SSD is better than a drive spinning all the time and much faster too
Yes correct but more money also.
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 28, 2013 7:15 pm    Post subject: Re: Buying new mini - what HD makes most sense? Reply with quote

pgershon wrote:
Buy Apple's cheapest and upgrade with disk doubler and SSD drive or buy with Apple's fusion drive for $225?


depends i can buy the low end model new sealed for about 550 get the doubler for 40 add 8g ram for 60 and a 256 gb ssd for 180.

total 830 with july 4th sales coming i can do it for under 800. that is better then buying it from apple. but i do 5 or more a month so i do not worry much about breaking it.

if you are good at diy you should go for it. but it does void all warranty
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PostPosted: Fri Jun 28, 2013 9:34 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

MrMini wrote:
any SSD is better than a drive spinning all the time and much faster too
Again take into consideration cost factors when purchasing SSD drives also.
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