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I need recommendations on one for my system. Preferably in the 100-150$ range but all suggestions are welcome. Not sure what size I would need, maybe 64Gb?
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Crucial M4 or Intel 510.

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I have heard these are pretty good. I haven't got one myself so I don't know.

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Quote:
Originally Posted by andrews2547 View Post
I have heard these are pretty good. I haven't got one myself so I don't know.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Produc...82E16820227725
Have you read the internet at all over the last few months? lol

@OP Get a Crucial M4 matey.
 
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Mhill2029 View Post
Have you read the internet at all over the last few months? lol

@OP Get a Crucial M4 matey.
lol, I was just going to post that.

Sandforce drives have issues atm, I advise against them until they are worked out.
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post #6 of 11
I'd go with an M4 personally.
Crucial seem to have less problems with their drives than competitors.

Depending on use 64 or 128 should suffice if you have an alternative means of storage.
This 128g has 6 games installed and 44 GB free.
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post #7 of 11
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M4 looks like exactly what I would want. Thanks to all who helped.
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I hope SSD's come down soon. I'm holding out for at least 256GB at $100.
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Hmmm looks like I need research things a bit better lol When I get a SSD I will probably get Crucial M4 now
   
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64gb M4 I'm also getting an M4 but the prices are too high for me right now I'm waiting for cyber monday.
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