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C300 128 vs. Vertex2 60 for gaming/multimedia

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Simple question, /request simple answers. Thank you.

Budget gaming pc
i7 2600K OC
ASUS P8P67 Pro
Gigabyte 560 superclock 1000mhz
wd caviar black 1tb
g.skill 2x2 ripjaw ddr3 1600

I play games (SC2, CSS, CoD, L4D2) @ 1080p, and watch 1080p movies all the time. I store all my movies in an external w/ USB 3.0 so I guess no point in saying multimedia.

Do you think I need 128gb or 60gb good enough? Vertex 2 better for 60gb, correct?

Thanks.
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Getting 128gb CS300.
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That's a budget build? My how times have changed...good choice on the C300 128gb
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Yeah the SATA III C300 SSDs from Crucial are a better buy vs. the last generation SATA II Vertex 2. Now..this doesn't mean the Vertex 2 are bad drives (they are far from that), it's just that the C300 is a better buy now.
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