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post #21 of 25
Real world differences between almost all SSD's are pretty small. I have 6 x M4's and all have worked great since day 1. (2 x 128, 4 x 256) intle and samsung are also good reliable drive. Any of those 3 would make a great drive!
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post #22 of 25
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I'm thinking the corsair force gt 120gb. It's seems fast and cheap. Apparently faster drives arent usually any different in day to day situations. All I want is a fast drive at a good price that has a nice capacity. Nothing too fancy but I want it to last.
post #23 of 25
How cheap are we talking? If its over $140 then the 128gb m4 is a better option
post #24 of 25
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Originally Posted by avril4ever View Post

Please read this first: http://www.overclock.net/t/1179518/seans-ssd-buyers-guide-information-thread
Crucial M4 is the most recommended SSD on OCN.
And yes 60GB/64GB doesn't seem to be enough (for me at least).

I own a M4, seriously Crucial is a solid company with great customer service. When they had problems with the firmware, they had a fix out within 2 weeks.
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I own a M4, seriously Crucial is a solid company with great customer service. When they had problems with the firmware, they had a fix out within 2 weeks.

Yeah, you really can't go wrong with Intel, Samsung, or Crucial. As someone else said, the real world difference is minimal. If it were me, I would try and get the most space for the money. I managed to pick up the m4 256gb yesterday for 199, so waiting for a deal like that (they are happening more and more often) might be worth it.
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