Link to product — Intel SSD KingDian 60Gb SATA3
Cost — $ 29.69 (continuously held shares, can be bought for 25-26
There is an old laptop — Asus X55U (one of the easiest) with terribly slow processor AMD C-60 (2 cores at 1GHz), and at least slow disk 320Gb SATA2 Seagate. In an attempt in any way to animate this laptop (despite 4Gb RAM) has decided to put a simple and inexpensive solid-state SSD drive.
On Aliexpress many inexpensive the SSD, ranging from 16GB, but decided nevertheless to put at least 60, as the difference of 30 and 60 still was not great.
Three weeks later received a SSD drive from KingDian volume 60Gb SATA3 + pen with logo
Behind the serial number and other important information:
It packed in blister, plus carefully set aside a place for each of the bolts:
drive housing are absolutely standard 2.5 «, bolt holes in all possible places:
for SATA connectors and power cable as standard, as with all notebook screws:
The weight of the disc just 39g
, which is much lighter than a conventional notebook drives.
Test results are about the same as in the description of the goods on the Ali
(tests carried out on the SATA3 interface):
To be honest, old laptop began to work much faster. The product description states that SSD speed depends on the disk capacity, and the higher it is, the higher the speed, respectively. Therefore it is recommended to buy SSD of 60 GB or more, the rate will be appropriate. Also, in addition to the speed SSD advantages include light weight and quiet operation.
— this is the cheapest SSD drives that can be found. There are other options drives for every taste, money and