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1. Do you currently own an SSD and are you planning on purchasing one in the near
future? If so, which brands are you considering (Intel, OCZ, Crucial, Kingston, Patriot
Memory, Samsung, or other)? I currently a Crucial C300. I'm currently looking at the Intel 520 series, or the Samsung 840 series.

2. What is the most important consideration you make when you purchase an SSD
(price, performance, brand, other)?Performance, and brand.
    
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1. Do you currently own an SSD and are you planning on purchasing one in the near
future? If so, which brands are you considering (Intel, OCZ, Crucial, Kingston, Patriot
Memory, Samsung, or other)?

I own three SSD's and if the performance and price are right I wouldn't think twice about getting another. I like Intel, Cruical, Samsung out of that list.

2. What is the most important consideration you make when you purchase an SSD
(price, performance, brand, other)?

The most important factors I consider when purchasing are price, and performance. Also reliability.
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post #443 of 875
1. I do not own any ssd , i would consider intel , kingston

2. Performance > Price
post #444 of 875
I do not own an SSD but I want to buy the Intel SSD because they're the fastest smile.gif
post #445 of 875
Greetings! biggrin.gif

1. Do you currently own an SSD and are you planning on purchasing one in the near
future? If so, which brands are you considering (Intel, OCZ, Crucial, Kingston, Patriot
Memory, Samsung, or other)?
- I do not own a SSD yet, I was planning on buying the Intel 330 Series 120GB for Christmas. I have looked at a lot of other ones out there and the Intel received some of the best consistent reviews.

2. What is the most important consideration you make when you purchase an SSD
(price, performance, brand, other)?
(In order of importance)
1. Performance
2. Brand
3. Reviews
4. Price
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post #446 of 875
1. Do you currently own an SSD and are you planning on purchasing one in the near
future? If so, which brands are you considering (Intel, OCZ, Crucial, Kingston, Patriot
Memory, Samsung, or other)?
yes, I own a single 240GB Mushkin Chronos SSD now. I am planning to either add another 240GB for RAID0 (expensive route) or trade it for a 2x 120GB RAID0 for better performance. I mostly consider only brands like Intel, Crucial, Samsung and Mushkin.

2. What is the most important consideration you make when you purchase an SSD
(price, performance, brand, other)?
mostly price & reliability however the brand reputation & performance goes right after and so I strictly avoid certain brands no matter what the price is.
post #447 of 875
1. Do you currently own an SSD and are you planning on purchasing one in the near future? If so, which brands are you considering (Intel, OCZ, Crucial, Kingston, Patriot Memory, Samsung, or other)?
2. What is the most important consideration you make when you purchase an SSD
(price, performance, brand, other)?

1. I own a 128 Gb Corsair Force GT series..
2. Price to performance ratio and brand quality..
post #448 of 875
1 - I do not own an SSD atm, considering to get one in near future. Intel, Samsung or OCZ

2 - Price, Performance and Reliability in that order.
post #449 of 875
1. Do you currently own an SSD and are you planning on purchasing one in the near future? If so, which brands are you considering (Intel, OCZ, Crucial, Kingston, Patriot Memory, Samsung, or other)?

Yes, I own several actually. Am I planning on purchasing another one in the future? OF COURSE! But I'm not entirely dependent on brand, I merely look for which one has the best $/performance ratio (and are reliable too).

2. What is the most important consideration you make when you purchase an SSD (price, performance, brand, other)?

Pretty much all of the above with price being a huge factor. I'm not going to pay $300 for a 240GB SSD if it's 15% faster than the competition when the market has a lot of SSDs for $1/GB or less. Another thing I focus on is reliability. If your SSD performs great but has a tendency to die after a few months then I'll just look at something else. Sometimes it's hard to make judgments based on reliability because of new controllers and firmware. Having great customer support certainly helps too. winksmiley02.gif
post #450 of 875
Woohoo!

1. Do you currently own an SSD and are you planning on purchasing one in the near
future? If so, which brands are you considering (Intel, OCZ, Crucial, Kingston, Patriot
Memory, Samsung, or other)? I currently own one, and I am considering a second. Considering Samsung, Crucial, Intel.

2. What is the most important consideration you make when you purchase an SSD
(price, performance, brand, other)? I always look for the best price/performance ratio
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