Lenovo’s Matt Kohut has a great article about life with an SSD and how he will never go back to spinning drives. I’m with him totally – SSD rocks: better battery life, better performances. Get the prices down and we will totally be rocking.
The difference was immediate and dramatic. Boot time was cut in half. Our corporate email program and instant messaging program also load in one half of the time they used to. Even opening and closing large MS Office PowerPoint files is a much faster operation than ever before. Though all of those were enough to make me go “Wow!,” here is the most surprising thing of all: my web browsing has become noticeably much zippier. Pages literally just snap into place. I never thought browsing was slow before, so the difference is all the more dramatic.