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Install Windows 8 on a laptop with 20GB SSD?

I bought an Acer S3-391-6406 Ultrabook that's still being shipped to my house and I want to know the best way to optimize Windows 8 for it. Every laptop I own, I like to immediately wipe Windows with ...
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Problems with fresh Win 7 install on a Hybrid SSD drive

I have recently purchased a Samsung Series 5 Ultrabook (Model no: NP530U3C-A0JSE). It came with Windows 8 installed but I am trying to make a fresh install of Windows 7. I made a mistake in the setup ...
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Does using 'Sleep' affect the SSD?

I have a Windows 8 SSD-only Ultrabook, and I was wondering if using the 'Sleep' mode affects the SSD negatively? Thank you, Mark
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ULTRABOOK using de SSD: is the SSD available for data storage?

I recently installed W8 Professional in my SAMSUNG ULTRABOOK. When I finished I executed Disk Management Tool to create a new partition and I saw that the SSD volume appears as "Unallocated". What ...
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Do I have a hybrid hard drive?

I recently purchased a Sony - VAIO T Series Ultrabook 15.5" Touch-Screen Laptop - 8GB Memory - Silver Mist laptop from Best Buy. The specs tell me it comes with SATA (5400 rpm) and SSD (Solid State ...
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How should I know what's the quality of an SSD drive?

I would like to buy an ultrabook equipped with an SSD drive. There are different kinds of SSD built in. Slower and faster. How should I know which one is faster?
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No SSD Caching on Acer Ultrabook?

I recently bought an Acer Ultrabook, model M5-481TG. It has a 500GB HDD and a 20 GB SSD. After I unpacked it, I immediately reinstalled Windows 7, to avoid Acer's bloatware. Everything is good, except ...
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Ultrabook with SSD and HDD?

I've been seeing a lot of ultra books out there that have a combination of a smaller SSD (20-32 gb) and a larger HDD for storage. I assume they are installing the OS on the SSD and that you use the ...
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Zen ultrabook ux32v and disk drive [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How do I determine if an SSD fits into my tablet/notebook? I just bought a Zen ultrabook from Asus. very exciting to get my hands on one, and I did not give it much of a ...