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Old January 14, 2013, 04:57 AM
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Default Help decide between these SSDs please

Hey guys,

I just finished my new build and this is the only thing I'm having hard times deciding.
I narrowed any potential SSDs to the following 4:

Sandisk Extreme,
Corsair Force GT ,
Corsair Neutron GTX,
Samsung 840 PRO

My question is are the GTX and Samsung really worth the extra cash considering I intend on installing them in a heavy-gaming PC?


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Old January 16, 2013, 01:06 AM
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Old January 16, 2013, 01:50 PM
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My reply : GTX will be super fast
GT slower but cheaper.Don't know for the others.

The GT is fast for moving compressed data and the GTX for response in general,faster.
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Old January 16, 2013, 01:59 PM
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I'd honestly just buy whatever is the cheapest.
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Old January 16, 2013, 02:59 PM
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The 840 pro and gtx are the best performers. The scandisk is probably the cheapest, but its still a decent drive. I would probably investigate warranty for each drive. You don't want to shell out money for a new top of the line drive and not have good coverage should it fail.

edit: you definitely cannot go wrong with an intel drive. They have good waranty service in my experience.
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