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which SSD do u recommend???
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post #12 of 31
The crucial M4 I think is still on sale on the egg for around $164 for 128GB. Other brands that are very good as in terms of performance and reliability are the Samsung 830 and Corsair Performance pro
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I'm a new kid on the block with SSD , having only just installed a Crucial M4 128G about a week and a half ago ... but I must say it is easily the most impressive upgrade I've ever made in over 20 years of PC ownership!

The previous best must have been my first graphic card update .. a Diamond Stealth of some sort back in the early 90's I reckon!

I think at these blisteringly fast speeds , you won't be disappointed whichever one you buy to be honest!
     
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im probably gonna get the 128 gb samsung 830
its on sale atm for 184.99 instead of like 219.99
and u get a copy of batman arkham city
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i hope you've been convinced it's worth it biggrin.gif ..cuz it IS
crucial m4 or samsung 830
aww..no inb4seanwebster sad-smiley-002.gif :lachen.gif
 
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Originally Posted by manu97416 View Post

im probably gonna get the 128 gb samsung 830
its on sale atm for 184.99 instead of like 219.99
and u get a copy of batman arkham city

CRUCIAL M4 IS $147 RIGHT NOW...


This: http://www.buy.com/prod/crucial-128gb-m4-2-5-sata-iii-mlc-internal-solid-state-drive/221150373.html
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$10 off: http://www.buy.com/retail/coupon.asp?prid=82955137
post #17 of 31
Shopping for a SSD myself, along with some other upgrades with the coming tax return. I've been looking at getting a SATA III 120/128GB, and checking into the Corsair Force and Force GT 120, Crucial M4, and OCZ Vertex 3. Just not sure which yet.. Right now, it might as well flip a coin and choose. lol..
post #18 of 31
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Originally Posted by Antykain View Post

Shopping for a SSD myself, along with some other upgrades with the coming tax return. I've been looking at getting a SATA III 120/128GB, and checking into the Corsair Force and Force GT 120, Crucial M4, and OCZ Vertex 3. Just not sure which yet.. Right now, it might as well flip a coin and choose. lol..

No do not flip a coin, get a M4 for $150 right now, SandForce drives right now are a waste of money.

And the Force is half the speed of the Force GT.

Read this: http://www.overclock.net/t/1179518/seans-ssd-buyers-guide-information-thread#user_SeansrecommendedSSDs
post #19 of 31
I'm SSD ONLY. Never going back to a mechanical drive.

Even Budget SSD's are wonderful. BF3 is loaded on my Intel X-25 40gb, and i'm in the game within 10 seconds give or take. I'll have 4 kills before my buddy's get in.
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is there a big difference between the samsung 830 and the crucial m4 ??
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