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post #861 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 a Force 3 120GB SSD and a HyperX3K 120GB SSD.

I am not planning on purchasing one in the near future.

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

Most important right now would be the size.

From similarly sized SSDs, value. I believe that we've reached a point where a lot of troubles
are a thing of the past and SandForce disasters are unlikely to happen again, most brands are reliable enough.

Performance is good enough on nearly any modern SSD.
post #862 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 do not currently own an SSD, however I am currently looking into purchasing an OCZ or SanDisk SSD.

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

-- I would consider capacity as the most important factor, as I would plan to use is as a dedicated system disk.

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post #863 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 have an Intel and Kingston SSD. I do not plan on purchasing an SSD in the near future, but if needed I will consider drives from Intel, Samsung, Corsair, Crucial, and Kingston.

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


The most important aspects of a SSD to me are performance and reliability.
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post #864 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 and no. Don't have the funds at or at this rate anytime soon.

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

Price
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post #865 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 but planning on getting one soon. Considering Samsung, Crucial, OCZ, Kingston and Intel

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

Reliability, Performance, Brand, and Price
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post #866 of 875
1. No, I don't currently own an SSD but I'd love to! Plan on buying one very soon; I've been looking at Crucial, Intel, and Samsung.

2. Performance, reliability, and then price. Willing to pay for a good SSD. smile.gif
post #867 of 875
1. No I do not currently own a SSD; though I am considering both Intel and Crucial SSDs because of their great reputations and active customer service.

2. First and foremost, price is the most important factor to me, followed by size, and finally performance.
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post #868 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 do, I own a Intel X-25M G2 80GB and am planning a full system upgrade in the near future and a new Intel SSD would really fit the bill nicely!

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

Reliability
post #869 of 875
1. I own a Solid3 by OCZ. Well, I don't really own it. It owns me with its slow read/writes. I can only assume the difference between flagship Intel SSD and mine is as big of a jump as HDD to SSD was. doh.gif

2. (performance + reliability)/price + ^warranty = true value
post #870 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 OCZ solid 3 120Gb SSD . I plan to get a samsung 256GB 840 Pro SSD



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

Reliability .
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