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Intel [510] = 2nd in performance, 1st in reliability
OCZ [Vertex 3] - 1st in performance, 3rd in reliability
Crucial [C300/M4] - 3rd in performance, 2nd in reliability
I like the 510 series the most.
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If you are on a budget then get the C300. Otherwise, I would get the Vertex 3. I have the Vertex 2E which I bought a year ago and it is still kicking strong!
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just finished re-installing after upgrading from a vcrucial c300 to a vertex 3.. both impressive drives but go for the vertex 3!
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post #14 of 14
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Originally Posted by XSCounter View Post
Crucial m4 (also known as C400) drives came out yesterday. They have improved controllers and cost almost same as C300. You might want to check them out.

US:
http://www.crucial.com/store/ssd.aspx

UK:
http://www.crucial.com/uk/store/ssd.aspx
Great call. I was looking for a new SSD and I decided on the new crucial 128GB. Faster by about 20% in both read and write than the C300 and you get the same Crucial reliability. Everybody likes the C300, but this just kicked it up a notch.
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