Originally Posted by Alvarez
So you guys are saying go with standard instead of pro version of samsung ?
Unless you can find an epic sale on the Pro, it's not worth the money. The standard 840 is already the best drive on the market given it's non-synthetic performance will equal any other competitive drive, and it's usually the cheapest at the same time.
The only thing it's noticably worse at than other drives is sequential write, and most users are not using SSD's for sequential writes for anything other than video game installs.