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Best 250GB SSD?

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Looking to grab an SSD soon, budget is $200. So far, I'm thinking a Samsung 840 Pro 256GB. Are Samsung pro's pretty much top dog right now?

What about this SanDisk Ultra Plus SSD 256 ?

http://www.amazon.com/SanDisk-Ultra-2-5-Inch-Solid-SDSSDHP-256G-G25/dp/B0093HMLAS/ref=sr_1_5?ie=UTF8&qid=1371790425&sr=8-5&keywords=256gb+ssd

It's $165, is the Samsung Pro really worth ~$50 more?
Edited by yesitsmario - 6/20/13 at 10:08pm
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The Samsung one seems to have a bit better write speed than the SanDisk.

If that's worth it to you or not, I don't know. Check the benchmarks or advertised speeds.
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