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I'm planning on getting a new SSD within the next week or two. These are the four choices that I've narrowed it down to:
OCZ Vertex 3
Intel 510
Crucial C300
Corsair Performance 3

Which one should I get? All 4 have very similar prices and the same capacities. I am a part of the retailedge program so I could get a second intel drive during the summer and putting it into a RAID array.
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I have no experience with SSD's but from what I've heard the C300 is the best and the C400 is on its way.
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Originally Posted by shuojinz View Post
I have no experience with SSD's but from what I've heard the C300 is the best and the C400 is on its way.
a ton of new ones just came out which i listed above but I'm not sure which one is the best one.
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Out of those I would go with a Vertex 3, or wait for C400 which replaces the C300
    
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If money is a concern, Newegg has had the 128GB C300 for ~$200 shipped in the last few weeks. The deal was for 48 hours only and you had to have signed up for their email specials to get the deal. The drive was listed for $269 yesterday, is $224 today and I'll bet it'll be below $200 again in the near future.

I bought one and like it quite a bit so far.
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post #6 of 6
I went and got myself the C300 64gb as my first SSD ever and I am completely in love with it. Only around 120 on newegg I think as well.
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