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Topic # 226365 4-Jan-2018 12:35
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Samsung PM951 M.2 NVMe SSD 256GB – [Used] Taken from my Dell XPS15 9550 laptop used for 2 months.

 

$75

 

 

Crucial MX300 M.2 SATA SSD 275GB – [Not Used] Brought brand new a year ago but realised it wouldn’t fit my machine so selling as it is surplus junk.

 

$80

 

 

HTPC – Specs: 8GB RAM DDR3, AMD A6-6400K APU, 128GB SATA SSD Samsung 840 EVO, Gigabyte F2A88XN-Wifi Socket FM2+ motherboard, 450W PSU, Silverstone RVZ01 case, Windows 10 Pro.

 

*includes Logitech K400r Keyboard, HDMI cable and Power cable, boxes with other cables, screws etc.

 

$370 ono

 

 

Located in Wellington pick-up only


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  Reply # 1929024 4-Jan-2018 13:07
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Note to potential buyers so as not to make my mistake.....   M.2 is the connector and doesn't tell you about the electrical characteristics of the SSD.  There are M.2 SATA SSDs and M.2 NVMe SSDs.  Your motherboard specs will tell you whether your machine will use a SATA or an NVMe SSD in the M.2 socket.

 

I had a spare 128Gb M.2 SATA SSD after an upgrade.  I bought a cheap enclosure for it and now its a super-speedy USB drive.  It runs like greased lightning on a USB3 port.  You could do the same with the above SSDs of course or your old one if you use one of the above as an upgrade.  Again check the enclosure supports NMVe or SATA M.2 SSDs.





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  Reply # 1929138 4-Jan-2018 15:44
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PM'd you RE the Samsung PM951.


 
 
 
 


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  Reply # 1929140 4-Jan-2018 15:48
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Pm you re MX300


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