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I know nothing about them but i want one to runs games off, because am sick of the HDD bottlenecking me and causing stuttering as graphics are being loaded into the GPU Ram.

Cheers.
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crucial c300 for read speeds
any ocz for overall performance
    
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I know nothing about them but i want one to runs games off, because am sick of the HDD bottlenecking me and causing stuttering as graphics are being loaded into the GPU Ram.

Cheers.
Any of the SSD's with 285R/275W are your best bet.
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post #4 of 100
Get a C300 for really fast read speeds (Really good for games because they are read sequentially). Or a sandforce drive for good all around performance.
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post #5 of 100
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I know nothing about them but i want one to runs games off, because am sick of the HDD bottlenecking me and causing stuttering as graphics are being loaded into the GPU Ram.

Cheers.
The best Sandforce drives are as follows, in alphabetical order:
  1. A-DATA S599
  2. Corsair Force
  3. G.SKILL Phoenix Pro
  4. Mushkin Callisto Deluxe
  5. OCZ Vertex 2

So if you want to go with a Sandforce drive, then pick the one with the lowest price and purchase it because these are all basically the same.

But many people are saying now that the Crucial RealSSD C300 is very good too.
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The C300 is the best because it has the fastest 4k speeds.
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I will do some shopping with this info. Thank you. oh yeah, about TRIM?
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I know nothing about them but i want one to runs games off, because am sick of the HDD bottlenecking me and causing stuttering as graphics are being loaded into the GPU Ram.

Cheers.
better off buying another couple of F3's for RAID0.
and having an SSD doesn't improve FPS.
    
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better off buying another couple of F3's for RAID0.
and having an SSD doesn't improve FPS.
I know it does not improve fps. But it will stop the stuttering when textures are being loaded in game if the game is badly coded.
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the corsair force 40GB scores 14.7ms speed in hdtune!
I was expecting 0.1ms!!!
http://www.tweaktown.com/reviews/349...ve/index6.html

My current config kills it!
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