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Ok so I'm looking to buy a SSD.
The size that I'm looking for is preferably 80-120GB.
I would like to have it as my boot drive with windows 7, few programs, and my steam.
Cany you suggest me anything?
Price up £200 might be able to stretch it but don't really want to go over it.
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I believe the general assumption for SSDs as far as brands go. (Correct me if I am wrong)
OCZ for performance (benching is the only time you will notice)
Intel for reliability
Crucial/Kingston larger capacity, lower $ drives.
With that being said, if you aren't a benching junky I would pick up a slightly older Intel.
Edited by Omega329 - 5/21/11 at 7:26am
    
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25nm technology needs time to mature. Companies staying with 32nm technology are safe right now. Mushkin decided to stay with 32nm which was a great decision. I would say Mushkin, Intel, Crucial (C300), or OCZ.
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My personal favourite:

Crucial Real SSD 128GB.



There are lots of good drives out there. Though I would stay away from the overpriced Sandforce 3 drives. You wont' see a difference between SF2 and SF3 in everyday use.
    
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