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Poll Results: which ssd

 
  • 18% (2)
    kingston sv100s2 64GB
  • 9% (1)
    A-DATA S599 AS599S-64GM-C
  • 72% (8)
    OCZ Vertex 2 60GB
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post #1 of 8
Thread Starter 
well buy.com has this drive kingston v100 for $75 after MIR, but I keep seeing people only recommending the ssd's with sandforce controllers.
Im just wondering if it's going to be a big difference at all, I mean the performance is there, what does the sandforce off that this kingston doesn't?
Also I'm trying to factor in the price performance ratio on this, i mean sure the vertex2 is great, but nearly double the cost. This will be an OS drive, maybe 2 games, very few other critical programs.
Edited by 0m3g4 - 1/8/11 at 8:13am
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post #2 of 8
I would go with the vertex out of those but y not the crucial c300 series? Def the best!
post #3 of 8
Crucial C300, after that, the Vertex 2
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post #4 of 8
Quote:
Originally Posted by 0m3g4 View Post
well buy.com has this drive kingston v100 for $75 after MIR, but I keep seeing people only recommending the ssd's with sandforce controllers.
Im just wondering if it's going to be a big difference at all, I mean the performance is there, what does the sandforce off that this kingston doesn't?
Also I'm trying to factor in the price performance ratio on this, i mean sure the vertex2 is great, but nearly double the cost. This will be an OS drive, maybe 2 games, very few other critical programs.
another +1 on C300
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i would go either kingston v100 or OCZ Vertex 2 60GB
    
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post #6 of 8
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realistically why would the c300 be any better? i mean its an os drive, not alot of transfers going on, and very few programs, i just don't see the benefit of doubling the cost for a minimal gain.
and what is so good about the sandforce controller vs the toshiba controller on the kingston?
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thx for the link +1
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