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[EU] [UK] Crucial refusbished SSD's for cheapo

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Just got a mail from Crucial UK:

There's still time to get in on Crucial.com's SSD (Super Sweet Deal)

Pay only 72p (VAT inclusive**) per GB on refurbished Crucial SSDs until they're gone!
Crucial.com is offering this terrific (and very limited time) deal on refurbished SSDs! At this price, they will be out of stock in a hurry, so act now – because when they're gone, they're gone.
Our refurb SSD products are backed by a 30-day limited warranty* and are guaranteed compatible when you use our online tools to find the right one. And delivery is free.
This offer valid for a limited time, only while supplies last—which won't be long! So get your upgrade now.
**

72p (VAT inclusive) per GB on refurbished Crucial SSDs only
Quantity limit of 1 per order.
Crucial.com orders only
UK customers only
Limited to stock on hand.
No rain checks or backorders.
Limited time offer. Good only while supplies last.
Offer cannot be combined with other offers or discounts.
Offer is not redeemable for cash and cannot be applied to past orders.
Offer is valid for consumers/home users only and cannot be used in conjunction with orders with special commercial pricing - businesses, government agencies, VARs, VADs, or other resellers are ineligible.
All orders are subject to Crucial's terms and conditions of sale.
Crucial reserves the right to cancel or change this offer at any time without notice.

* Refurbished products are working parts that have been returned to Crucial, often just because a customer simply ordered the wrong part. As such, they carry a more limited 30-day warranty. But rest assured all of these products pass stringent testing in our labs prior to going on sale. And at today’s ultra low promotional price of 72 pence per GB, you’ll be getting a high-quality, award-winning SSD at an exceptional price.
Linky here!
 
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OMG. Do want.
 
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save yourself the trouble, don't get their refurbs.
 
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f**king hell, do I pull trigger on 128gb or even better value 256gb SSD, shit I could sell my 90gb Vertex 2 for the price of the 128gb :eek:

Edit: 140MB/s write, not for me, 275MB/s on my vertex2
 
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Can you share why?
I be a bit worried about buying refurb SSD's as most company's throw circuit boards away and not fix them. Hopefully they are just ones that had a bad\faulty flash.

I would do some real heavy research before buying that's for sure.
 
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I be a bit worried about buying refurb SSD's as most company's throw circuit boards away and not fix them. Hopefully they are just ones that had a bad\faulty flash.

I would do some real heavy research before buying that's for sure.
If Crucial certifies them as working correctly, I wouldn't be worried about it. Refurbishing is a very normal process, and I wouldn't find it hard to believe if a lot of companies simply do a product test and a repack, then sell them as "new" anyway.
 
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me and some friends only know crucial in that way unfortunately. I have mad other posts b4 about crucial as well in the past.