If you have an older laptop, and are considering buying a new one, listen to this. You may not need to spend a ton of money to have a faster computer. In fact, unless you’re prepared to shell out close to a grand, buying a brand new machine probably isn’t even worth it. So if your laptop is 3-5 years old, what can you do?
Put a Solid State Drive in it, of course!
Even if your laptop is running an old Intel Core 2 Duo, it can be brought back to life with a new storage drive. If you don’t know what an SSD is or how it works, read my blog post here.
The prices on SSD’s has dropped substantially in recent years. So much so that Shreveport Fix It can now offer an upgrade to a 240gb SSD for $150 flat – including the drive AND labor.
Don’t believe how much benefit you get from a new SSD? Watch JayzTwoCents explain it: