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#1 Bosco

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Posted 06 February 2012 - 09:30 AM

ccokeman takes a look at Intels new 520 Series SSD:

http://www.overclock...ntel_520_240gb/

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Posted 06 February 2012 - 10:21 AM

Another very nice product & nice review too.

Personally, I would prefer Vertex3 over this. :P

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Posted 06 February 2012 - 05:58 PM

Another very nice product & nice review too.

Personally, I would prefer Vertex3 over this. :P


my dual force 3 drives in raid 0 have 240gb capacity, and are currently limited to 500mb read write, but when i can put them on sata 3, it will be alot faster, and it only cost 320 for both of them

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 10:46 AM

Another very nice product & nice review too.

Personally, I would prefer Vertex3 over this. :P

When you buy an Intel drive you are most likely buying for reliability and the five year warranty. Speed is probably a secondary concern to it's intended market.
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Posted 07 February 2012 - 11:09 AM

Seems like a nice drive in terms of speed and reliability.

Though personally I'd go for 2 much cheaper drives in RAID 1 if I wanted a decent ammount of reliability and speed.

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 01:52 PM

When you buy an Intel drive you are most likely buying for reliability and the five year warranty. Speed is probably a secondary concern to it's intended market.

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In reality the Vertex 3 is what you get when you realise you cant afford Intel :lol:

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Posted 07 February 2012 - 03:27 PM

Intel SSDs have to be some of the best SSDs out there but they are way over my budget, but hey you get what you pay for.

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Posted 08 February 2012 - 04:40 AM

+1

In reality the Vertex 3 is what you get when you realise you cant afford Intel :lol:


Actually I don't have any SSDs. :-(

OT: Intel don't sell their SSDs here, OCZ don't have good resellers. So only good option is corsair with their awesome support guys. :sick:

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