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post #91 of 875
Thanks for this 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)?


Currently I have a 64GB Crucial m4. Now that I've got some firmware issues sorted out with it, I don't plan to upgrade until I can get a good jump in performance and size (256GB+) which is more affordable at the same time. I'd consider most brands really - Crucial, Samsung, Intel, OCZ, Corsair, Plextor, Mushkin, etc.


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


Customer experiences mainly - that is if it's known to be unreliable, I'll steer clear, and that includes the customer support too. Apart from that, the price would be the biggest factor.
post #92 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 a 128GB Crucial M4 and I am planning on purchasing another SSD for my 2nd rig. I am considering another Crucial M4, a Samsung or maybe an Intel

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


Getting a blend of price, performance and reliability is the most important consideration for me.
 
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post #93 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 Crucial m4.

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


Reliability and brand are the most important to me.
post #94 of 875
I own 2 ssd drives but filling them fast, ocz vertex 3 128gb and 256 vertex 4 for steam games
post #95 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'm running out of space so yes. Another OCZ Vertex 4 unless Intel 520 prices go down.

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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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 2 SSD's but I am not planning on purchasing one anytime soon. I would only consider Intel, Crucial and Samsung.

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


Price/Performance ratio!
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post #97 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 frown.gif Sadly just too much of a luxury at the current point in time. 142gb hdd is all I've got as of right now. However I have drooled over the intel and samsung SSD's biggrin.gif. I've been looking into buying one but I'm just not sure if I can afford it sadly.

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


I'd be a fool not to say performance, of course then a cheap price would be lovely.
Edited by Jafbuya - 12/25/12 at 9:22am
post #98 of 875
Quote:
Originally Posted by osoben View Post

I own 2 ssd drives but filling them fast, ocz vertex 3 128gb and 256 vertex 4 for steam games

Hey smile.gif

I think you're supposed to answer the questions in the following format.
Quote:
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)?

tongue.gif
post #99 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 do not have an SSD at this time, but I plan to get one when the price per GB goes down even more. Considering Intel, Samsung, Crucial and Corsair drives.

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


Performance and reliability are my two main considerations when looking at solid state drives. I do think Intel make the best drives out of any manufacturer.

Thanks for the chance OCN and Intel thumb.gif
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post #100 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 and Yes. Any brand.

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

Price and reliability.
Performance is moot for SSD's for my needs, they are all faster than mechanical drives.
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