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nice price and nice drive?
The performance in real life between the 830 and the intel one is probably not even noticeable so. I believe its a good bet to go with intel ?

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nice price and nice drive?
The performance in real life between the 830 and the intel one is probably not even noticeable so. I believe its a good bet to go with intel?
Yea it's a good drive. Really not much difference in real life use.

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Too bad. frown.gif It was also going for 89.99 recently as well.

I've seen similar sales for that drive at $130 tho. For a little more you can get a 240/256GB drive as well.
post #13 of 18
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You aprove the 830 over the 840 sean ?
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i just got a 830 128gb seems to be a great ssd, just wish i went for one with more capacity its very surprising how quick you use up the space. (few games installed and programs and im already at 40gb free)
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You aprove the 830 over the 840 sean ?
Honestly, I haven't made up my mind. I would just go towards what is the better deal. I really don't care much for the difference b/w the TLC and MLC NAND life atm. However, I am more inclined towards the 830 because it has been proven reliable over such a long time.
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alright you can close thread, I bought the 830
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You won't regret that purchase. Stellar SSD.
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post #18 of 18
Both SSD's are great! I had the opportunity to try them both (Sisters desktop). They are dreams to work with. I would personally go with the '40. I would further investigate the product and then make a decision. You can't knock the '30 however. Once again, they are both great!
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