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Which SSD would you recommend for 120$

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Looking at the skyrocketed hard drive costs, I think I am going to upgrade my caviar green for an SSD than a black like i originally planned. Looking at canada computer black friday deals which one would you recommend.

http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=15_179&item_id=037669

120$

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http://www.canadacomputers.com/product_info.php?cPath=15_179&item_id=039124

125$



I do not want to spend a lot of money and I just need something to install my games and OS on. I plan to put all my media on my green drive.
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The Corsair is a much faster drive, no comparison. But that doesn't say much when most people's experiences are crap. Corsair makes great products, although their SSDs aren't perfected yet. I would never purchase a Corsair SSD only because so many people have reported problems with them. System won't recognize them, random crashes, extremely inconsistent performance.

Now the Intel drive is bulletproof. It's only SATA II but most won't notice a real-word difference. It's the obvious choice. Hope this helps.
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crucial m4 :kookoo.gif: but if only a choice between those 2..the intel frown.gif
 
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Originally Posted by Schmuckley View Post

crucial m4 :kookoo.gif: but if only a choice between those 2..the intel frown.gif

Ya I know the crucial is better but it is simply too expensive for me
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