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post #581 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)?

I have a Crucial M4 in my main rig. I am thinking about buying another one so i can lose the hard drive altogether.

If i purchase a laptop for school in the near future, i want to get a samsung laptop and put two large samsug SSDs in it.

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

Price is important. I wont purchase a SSD that is in a completely different price bracket than the bulk of the competing SSDs.

Performance and reviews are important. I generally look around overclock.net to see which ones are drastically outperforming the rest.

and Brand is actually important. I have certain companies that i have never purchased a bad product from which i am loyal to. However, that doesnt mean that i dont give other companies a shot as long as the other two factors line up wink.gif
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post #582 of 875
1. Do you currently own an SSD and are you planning on purchasing one in the near
future?
Currently own 5 ssd's intel 520 120-240gb's, I would consider Intel or Samsung

2. What is the most important consideration you make when you purchase an SSD
(price, performance, brand, other)?
Reliability>Performance>price
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post #583 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)?

A: No, i never owned a SSD. I am not planing to own in the near future becuase i have Vista Ultimate x64 and it doesn't support TRIM. But if i do plan to purchase one, i will consider Intel, Crucial and Samsung.

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

A: Reliability is what i am looking and performance comes a close 2nd
post #584 of 875
1. Yes I own a SSD, yes I am planning on buying another. Considering Intel, Crucial and Samsung.

2. Reliability, price, performance.
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post #585 of 875
1. I own one Sandisk. I don't know about brand, I'd choose the one with the best price/performance providing it is reliable.

2. Currently it is reliability, then space.
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post #586 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 currently own two 120GB SSD's. I'm considering a Crucial 250GB's SSD.

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

Price, reliability and performance.
post #587 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)?

No I own no SSD's currently.

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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post #588 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)?


A: no i dont own an ssd and am considering an intel or samsung

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

A: performance and reliability
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post #589 of 875
For me, I definitely intent to purchase a SSD in the future.

The most important factor for me would be performance, although price is just a little less than as important.
post #590 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)?

I currently own 2:
128 GB M4
250 GB Samsung 840
And am not planning on buying another one anytime soon because both of my computers have one in now.

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

I consider performance/brand/price when I choose my SSD.
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