No other upgrade will speed up your computer as effectively as replacing the hard drive with a Solid State Drive (SSD). But there are a couple of caveats with such an upgrade:
1 – When comparing their relative costs per gigabyte, SSDs are considerably more expensive than traditional hard drives.
2 – Most affordable SSDs are quite limited in the amount of data they can store.
Right now you can get a great deal on the SanDisk Ultra Plus 256 GB SATA 6.0 Gb-s 2.5-Inch SSD that helps mitigate both of the caveats mentioned above. Not only will they sell you one for about $100, they’ll also ship it to you for free! [Read more…]