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Just to put this in a frugal point of view, the performance difference between the lowest end SSDs and high end ones is seriously almost negligible.

the slowest ssd is still around 85% faster than the fastest HDD, and the fastest SSD is like 88-90% faster than the fastest HDD.

If you want to go for the intel 510 or vertex 3 go for it! I'm sure the 6gb/s bandwidth is nice, but just keep in mind if you're looking for capacity and don't care about the minimal performance increase it's worth remembering that buying some of last gen's ssds will still be a massive performance leap without burning a hole in your wallet.
    
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