While last years Thailand floods saw the cost of HDDs skyrocket, the price of solid state drives has been slowly dropping. In fact, since early 20011 prices have dropped on average by 46 per cent.
That's largely thanks to healthy, if aggressive, competition between big players in the market. While such competition shows no signs of stopping, if you've been telling yourself you'd switch to SSD when it got cheaper, well, it did get cheaper. Upgrade already. [TechReport]