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Making the jump to SSD. Which of this 3 would you get?

post #1 of 7
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Title says it all!

Here are the 3:

Corsair Force CSSD-F115GB2-BRKT-A 2.5" 115GB SATA II MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD)

OCZ Vertex 2 OCZSSD3-2VTX90G 3.5" 90GB SATA II MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD)

Intel X25-M SSDSA2MJ080G201 2.5" 80GB SATA II MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD)

I'm leaning towards the Force for the bigger size. But the Intel is the cheapest.

Thanks in advance! I'm looking forward to desktop and software opening/use speed in overall.
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post #2 of 7
Yes, get the Force. Just avoid the vertex 2, those things have a huge failure rate. The intel one is good, but has less performance.
    
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No SATA III love? You seem to support it, so why not go with it?
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No SATA III love? You seem to support it, so why not go with it?
Can't find a cheap one .

Force 3 costs twice as the Force 2 ! Damn south america!
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post #5 of 7
Then the Corsair one is a good choice, given the OCZ's 25nm problems i would avoid them.. about the Intel one.. i have no clue about them never owned one.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by -Allen- View Post
Yes, get the Force. Just avoid the vertex 2, those things have a huge failure rate. The intel one is good, but has less performance.
Would you mind proving that?

Never heard of the Vertex 2 having a high failure rate.
    
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Would you mind proving that?

Never heard of the Vertex 2 having a high failure rate.
I suppose this is sarcasm? I went to check and on newegg feedback there are 5 complains of failure for each positive review .

Want to buy this SSD soon enough. WD Caviar Black is fine for transfering files and stuff. But it's slow booting and it's so so so so so noisy when accessing files..
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