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The burgeoning SSD (solid state drive) market has been a modest success story over the past few years. Drive performance and capacity have both increased at a fair clip,  while initial sky-high costs have at least fallen into the stratosphere. The two major factors keeping sSD's from broader market penetration are available capacity and cost. Both have dropped dramatically in the past year, but when an Intel 160GB MLC SSD sells for $629 and the most expensive 2TB drive on the market is just $299, a number of customers who are interested in SSDs will ultimately buy a standard hard drive based... Read more...