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Kingston V100 vs. OCZ Vertex 2

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Sorry, for posting similar threads. Will probably make a SSD purchase since both products are on a super sale.

Should I get the OCZ Vertex 2 OCZSSD2-2VTXE60G 2.5" 60GB for $79.99

or

the Kingston SSDNow V100 Series SV100S2/64GZ 2.5" 64GB for $64?

From doing a little research, it appears that the OCZ Vertex 2 is the "crappy" one on the 25nm chips.

Help would be appreciated as the OCZ is a shell shocker that will be ending soon.
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I would just choose the one that sounds more reliable, even though neither is rock solid. So... I don't know.
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I would really try to squeeze a bit more $ and get a decent SSD. Would save you a lot of headache. Check Crucial m4 or C300 (older), Intel or OCZ Agility 3 or Vertex 3. I personally recommend Crucial.
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I would really try to squeeze a bit more $ and get a decent SSD. Would save you a lot of headache. Check Crucial m4 or C300 (older), Intel or OCZ Agility 3 or Vertex 3. I personally recommend Crucial.
Yea, I would like a Intel or Crucial too. But, that would cost at least double. It's not like I need a SSD. It would be nice to have, but I'm not paying over $100 for one.
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So, I guess I should just pass until Crucial or Intel SSDs drop in price?
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