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I would go with Mushkin because I've yet to have any of their SSDs fail me. I'm still running on the 60gb SATA2 despite reformatting every couple months. Still going strong...
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wait so a samsung 830 128gb is still the best 128gb ssd to buy for the money? Better than the 840pro or anything else for the money?
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post #23 of 26
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I've decided for crucial as the brand but can't decide between the M4 or M500. Help please. Someone mentioned that I should go for the M500 but I would like the opinon of others as well.

Cheers
post #24 of 26
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Originally Posted by maortega15 View Post

I've decided for crucial as the brand but can't decide between the M4 or M500. Help please. Someone mentioned that I should go for the M500 but I would like the opinon of others as well.

Cheers
M500 is the latest gen so i would go with that one...
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post #25 of 26
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wait so a samsung 830 128gb is still the best 128gb ssd to buy for the money? Better than the 840pro or anything else for the money?

depends where you shop. for example at amazon
Samsung 830 128GB

Samsung 840 pro

in this case the 840 pro wins.

The Plextor M5p is no slouch either.

Here is a Samsung 830 128GB vs Plextor M5p in AS SSD benchmark

Samsung 830 128GB


Plextor M5p 128GB
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Anand on M500

http://www.anandtech.com/show/6884/crucial-micron-m500-review-960gb-480gb-240gb-120gb/10
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The Plextor M5p is no slouch either.

I can vouch for that.
If I was buying now I would get the Samsung 840 Pro.
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