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PNY Optima SSD7SC240GOPT-RB 2.5
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  • neweggOwned For: 1 month to 1 year

Pros: - Boots up Windows 7 Professional x64 between 5 to 9 seconds.
- Low power consumption (5W).
- Easy to install inside computer case.
- No more high-pitched whining sound.
- Perfect space for operating system and commonly used applications.

Cons: - No problems with this solid state drive. I will do another review if the ssd encounters any problems.

Other Thoughts: PC Specifications

Windows® 7 Professional x64
Intel® Core™i5-3750k
ASUS® Z77-A
EVGA® GEFORCE™ GTX 760 2GB SC
GeIL® EVO CORSA Series DDR3 1600 (2 x 8 GB)
Rosewill Green Series 630W
Enermax ETS-T40-TB CPU Cooler
Corsair® Hydro Series H50 Quiet Edition
Kraken™ G10 GPU Bracket
Logitech C615 HD Webcam
CM Storm Stryker
CM Storm Havoc
CM Storm Trigger Z
Blue Microphones Yeti USB Microphone
Acer G6 24" LED Monitor
Westinghouse 24" LED Monitor

HDDs:
OS: 240 GB PNY Optima SSD Series
Main: 1TB WD Blue WD10EZEX
Storage: 2 TB WD Green WD20EARX
Gaming: 3TB Seagate ST3000DM003

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PNY Optima SSD7SC240GOPT-RB 2.5
  • Verified Owner
  • neweggOwned For: 1 month to 1 year

Pros: - Boots up Windows 7 Professional x64 between 5 to 9 seconds.
- Low power consumption (5W).
- Easy to install inside computer case.
- No more high-pitched whining sound.
- Perfect space for operating system and commonly used applications.

Cons: - No problems with this solid state drive. I will do another review if the ssd encounters any problems.

Other Thoughts: PC Specifications

Windows® 7 Professional x64
Intel® Core™i5-3750k
ASUS® Z77-A
EVGA® GEFORCE™ GTX 760 2GB SC
GeIL® EVO CORSA Series DDR3 1600 (2 x 8 GB)
Rosewill Green Series 630W
Enermax ETS-T40-TB CPU Cooler
Corsair® Hydro Series H50 Quiet Edition
Kraken™ G10 GPU Bracket
Logitech C615 HD Webcam
CM Storm Stryker
CM Storm Havoc
CM Storm Trigger Z
Blue Microphones Yeti USB Microphone
Acer G6 24" LED Monitor
Westinghouse 24" LED Monitor

HDDs:
OS: 240 GB PNY Optima SSD Series
Main: 1TB WD Blue WD10EZEX
Storage: 2 TB WD Green WD20EARX
Gaming: 3TB Seagate ST3000DM003

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GeIL EVO CORSA Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model GOC316GB1600C9DC
  • neweggOwned For: more than 1 year

Pros: - Great price for 16 GB of RAM.
- Excellent Timing at 9-9-9-28.
- Heatsinks on the RAM Sticks.

Cons: - Color of the heatsinks on the RAM sticks.
- Not low profile.

Other Thoughts: I purchased these RAM sticks when the RAM prices were still low back in June 2012. I picked the GeIL EVO CORSA Series 16GB for $104.99.

It may get in the way of your first or second RAM slot on your motherboard with the installation CPU heatsink cooler such as Enermax ETS-T40-TB and Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO. With a liquid cooler, no problems with clearance from the waterblock.

PC Specifications

Windows® 7 Professional x64
Intel® Core™i5-3750k
ASUS® Z77-A
EVGA® GEFORCE™ GTX 760 2GB SC
GeIL® EVO CORSA Series DDR3 1600 (2 x 8 GB)
Rosewill Green Series 630W
Enermax ETS-T40-TB CPU Cooler
Corsair® Hydro Series H50 Quiet Edition
Kraken™ G10 GPU Bracket
Logitech C615 HD Webcam
CM Storm Stryker
CM Storm Havoc
CM Storm Trigger Z
Blue Microphones Yeti USB Microphone
Acer G6 24" LED Monitor
Westinghouse 24" LED Monitor

HDDs:
OS: 240 GB PNY Optima SSD Series
Main: 1TB WD Blue WD10EZEX
Storage: 2 TB WD Green WD20EARX
Gaming: 3TB Seagate ST3000DM003

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Doug H.'s Profile

Display Name: Doug H.

Date Joined: 10/07/12

  • Reviews: 14
  • Helpfulness: 8
  • First Review: 10/22/13
  • Last Review: 12/02/14
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