We've seen people toy around with SSD drives on the PS3, but until now, high performance drives have been prohibitively expensive. While still more expensive than mechanical drives, newer SSDs are faster and cheaper than ever.
This article explores the performance impact of OCZ's mainstream Sandforce based SSD, the Agility 3, when installed in a PS3. Tests include PSN game installation, Blu-Ray game installation, and file management. The results are sometimes surprising!