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I have been debating which one to get since they seem to be quite similar, is there some more information i need to know? If not i'm just going to pick the samsung 830 because it looks cooler smile.gif
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post #2 of 13
Both are amazing so I'd just get which ever one is cheaper
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The samsung 830 64gb says it reads 20 mb/s and 65 mb/s faster than the crucial, what are the read and write speeds on the crucial with the latest firmware?
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post #4 of 13
Quote:
Originally Posted by Thiefofspades View Post

The samsung 830 64gb says it reads 20 mb/s and 65 mb/s faster than the crucial, what are the read and write speeds on the crucial with the latest firmware?

I can vouch for my samsung being fast and reliable. absolutely 0 problems so far, and the speeds are great!
post #5 of 13
Get the cheaper of the two imo, both are great and solid drives.

Here is a comparison of both of the 64GB models.

Here is what the Samsung gets:
375

Here is what my M4 gets:
320
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I love my m4, super fast and no issues. The whole error the past month has acutally given me more faith as in the matter of 2 weeks they identified the problem and fixed it.
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post #7 of 13
my 128gb 830 series as of 2 minutes ago:

501

as everyone said, both are a solid choice.
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I dunno the 830 seems more appealing because of the faster write speed, and that brushed steel wubsmiley.gif
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post #9 of 13
Quote:
Originally Posted by Thiefofspades View Post

I dunno the 830 seems more appealing because of the faster write speed, and that brushed steel wubsmiley.gif

the brushed alum/steel is very sleek. be aware, it's super thin too smile.gif
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Thiefofspades View Post

I dunno the 830 seems more appealing because of the faster write speed, and that brushed steel wubsmiley.gif

Get it then. If you like it that is the one you should get. smile.gif
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