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I looked at some 40GB SSDs and didn't like their performance. Is the 64GB C300 the best in terms of cost-to-performance? How about some of the 80GB SSDs?
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yeah.

only notable 80gb would be the intels and the price would be higher. ( of course )
    
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For 4k read speeds I am pretty sure the c300 is still the fastest of single drives below 128gb.

The new ssd's (vertex 3) with the newer conrollers apx. double the speeds however.

These will begin to really utilize SATAIII
    
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I haven't kept up with all the latest drives but they seem to be more expensive, so I'd say this is still probably best performance/price boot drive.
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yeah.

only notable 80gb would be the intels and the price would be higher. ( of course )
The Intel is also more reliable. The C300 is not without it's issues. A lot of people, myself included have run into an issue with this drive stuttering. I'm not saying don't buy one but it is something to be aware of.
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