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Question about the difference between vertex 2 and 3

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Is the only difference the read and write speeds? and is this difference in speed noticeable when loading games?
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The Vertex 3 is Sata 6gb/s while the 2 is Sata 3gb/s.

Just like most ssds, you'd need a benchmark to tell the difference. In normal everyday usage, they'd feel just about the same.
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unless you are doin bunches of file transfers, i would be inclined to agree. The v2 does have a much longer track record of reliability however.
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alright thx for the replies, ill probably go for whichever is cheaper around xmas.
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