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TechPowerUp and Colorful Present SL500 960GB SSD Giveaway


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TechPowerUp in partnership with Colorful bring you a sweet chance to win a Colorful SL500 960 GB SATA SSD. One lucky winner from anywhere in the world (where legal) stands a chance to win one of these drives in the icy cool "Glacier Blue" trim. The drive combines a Maxiotech MAS0902 controller with 3D QLC NAND flash memory, and could be a perfect game directory drive, especially with some of the season's AAA titles needing well over 100 GB of disk space. The SL500 offers decent performance measured at 560 MB/s reads with 470 MB/s writes. Open from today, the Giveaway accepts entries till October 25, 2019. To participate, simply fill a short form that lets us contact you if you've won, and Like TPU & Colorful on Facebook. All the best!

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Dec 14, 2011
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Yep, we need cheaper, bigger and faster SSD's, the games that launch these days are monolithic. I have to store them, our internet is still in the dark ages, it will take me at least 15 days to download the new CoD.
Mar 26, 2010
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again... crossing fingers
Mar 28, 2010
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Processor i7 4770K @ 4.3Ghz @1.2v
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Entered, Good luck TPUers :)
Aug 6, 2017
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System Name skurwiel szatan
Processor i7 5775c @4.3GHz/1.385v/EDRAM @2GHz
Motherboard Z97X Gaming 5
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Video Card(s) RTX 2070 Super Gaming X Trio
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Benchmark Scores A LOT
Feeling lucky this time.
Really nice for a game drive.
Jun 2, 2017
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Processor AMD TR4 1920X
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Benchmark Scores Firestrike: 24955 Time Spy: 13500
Yep, we need cheaper, bigger and faster SSD's, the games that launch these days are monolithic. I have to store them, our internet is still in the dark ages, it will take me at least 15 days to download the new CoD.

Are you still on dial up?

Yep, we need cheaper, bigger and faster SSD's, the games that launch these days are monolithic. I have to store them, our internet is still in the dark ages, it will take me at least 15 days to download the new CoD.
There is no such thing as a faster SSD as we have already hit the limit for SATA3
Oct 18, 2013
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Somewhere, nowhere, anywhere but HERE !
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Processor i7-9700k, oc'd to 4.9 ghz
Motherboard Asus ROG Strix-E Gaming
Cooling CoolerMaster AIO 280mm push/pull, 8x Corsair 140mm ML RGB Fans (Front, top, sides, rear)
Memory 32GB Corsair Vengence RBG pro DDR4-3200 (4x 8GB) in XMP 2x
Video Card(s) Zotac GTX 2080Ti w/15% o/c
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Benchmark Scores Quicker than flies on a dung pile
moar (fast) storage is always good...

betta to have it & not need it, than to need it & not have it :)
Jun 3, 2018
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Jeddah , Saudi Arabia.
Processor Coming soon...
Motherboard Coming Soon...
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Entered , i wish i win , i need this , never won a damn thing before in my life.