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OCZ SSD Vector Series, Better Than Vertex?

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I was perusing the SSD section of Newegg today and noticed that series that I never saw before. I'm probably going to bite the bullet on a Corsair Force GS 240GB for $199 since their RMA process is painless, but it will be interesting to see what OCZ is doing these days since they always get a bad rap for crappy lifespans on their SSDs.
 
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Actually uses a proprietary OCZ controller and not marvel like the vertex series. Whether that is good or bad is up for discussion. It is faster than the vertex 4.

I would certainly like one.
 
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From what i hear performance wise,its up there with the samsung 840 pro,as far as reliability you get a warranty for 20GB writes a day for 5 years which is ALOT.
 

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From what i hear performance wise,its up there with the samsung 840 pro,as far as reliability you get a warranty for 20GB writes a day for 5 years which is ALOT.
meh im screwed at 20gb writes a day I easily surpass that with what I do
 
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meh im screwed at 20gb writes a day I easily surpass that with what I do
Are you sure you want an ssd then? Writes are ssd killers. If you write that much you might want to go with the ssd with the highest possible warranty.
 
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I think these Vectors are going to be smoking Fast with newer Firmware! Look at the Vertex 4 and what kind of whoop ass it released.