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post #3281 of 3282 (permalink) Old 07-10-2016, 01:14 AM
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... I'm considering getting a new SSD 480-500Gb capacity. Any recommendations? ...

I'd steer clear from anything with planar TLC, and would seek only MLC or 3D TLC: 850 EVO, Extreme Pro, Reactor. Have a look here or here.

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... Has the 850 evo so far been free of the problem that the 840 evo had? ...

Yes, as far as I know (have fiddled with both the 840 EVO and 850 EVO).

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the old test from 09-10-2014 (post 126)

Today's test attached along with smart data, room temp is 21.4, with no fan on the drives (no case sides in months)
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