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Decent SSDs under $160

Discussion in 'Storage' started by Tsukiyomi91, Apr 29, 2014.

  1. Tsukiyomi91

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    Criterias are:
    - more than 120GB.
    - Read >400MB/s, Write >200MB/s.
    - uses stable controller & firmware.
    - ANY brand: Intel, Kingston, AData, Samsung, Plextor or OCZ.

    Usage: Primary boot drive with a few games in it.

    Help would be appreciated.
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    Well, even though it's being replaced by the M550, the Crucial M500 is a very good SSD, and a steal at this price. It is going for $115USD for 240GB:

    http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00BQ8RM1A/?tag=tec06d-20

    Can you buy from Amazon? if not, where do you usually buy from?
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    Hmm... 240GB for $115? sounds like a steal alright. Purchasing-wise, I think I'll go check it out at my nearest IT shopping mall since there's plenty of shops that sells PC hardwares at great prices. Hopefully I can get it around that range. And uh... how about Plextor's M5S 256GB model? Is it good for everyday use? Just asking.
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    See this chart.
    I'll choose SanDisk Ultra Plus 256GB (120$) instead of Crucial M500 240GB (110$).
    Sasqui says thanks.
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    Newegg has 180GB Intel 335 for pretty good price.
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    They probably don't ship to Malaysia... at least I don't think so!
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    No they dont, but im sure its cheaper then $160 anywhere else too.
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    There all over the place now

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