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Kingston V300 or Crucial M500 in sales today?

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Amazon has finally got something that I want in the black friday deals.
Later today the Crucial M500 and Kingston V300 240GB SSDs are going on sale. The previous Crucial 120GB SSD sale was 50% off the RRP (to £56), so Im hoping that the 240GB ones will follow suit and come down to around £85-£90.

But Im not sure which one is the better of the two.
Can I have some clues?

Ill be using it for my OS and a few games.

Or would I be better off going for the 120GB Crucial SSD thats on sale for £56?
Thanks
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I was wondering that, and just looked it up it looks like overall the Kingston is better. I'm basing this on the assumption that random read speed is going to be a more important factor than some of the others.

http://ssds.findthebest.com/compare/133-135/Kingston-SSDNow-V300-240GB-SV300S37A-240G-vs-Micron-M500-240GB-MTFDDAK240MAV-1AE
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M500 > V300
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