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3 years ago#1
Samsung 840 Pro 128 GB
http://www.amazon.com/Samsung-Electronics-MZ-7PD128BW-Series-2-5-Inch/dp/B009NB8WR0/ref=sr_1_2?ie=UTF8&qid=1380157560&sr=8-2&keywords=samsung+840+pro


OR

Intel 530 180 GB

http://www.amazon.com/Intel-180GB-2-5-Inch-Internal-SSDSC2BW180A401/dp/B00DTPYRKC/ref=sr_1_2?s=pc&ie=UTF8&qid=1380157467&sr=1-2

I prefer speed over capacity, which one is faster?
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3 years ago#2
http://pcpartpicker.com/part/samsung-internal-hard-drive-mz7te250bw
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3 years ago#3
The Samsung is faster

The Intel is more reliable

Both, barely better than the other.
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3 years ago#4
IOPS is what I should be looking for in terms of speed right?
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3 years ago#5
I don't think you'd notice a difference between either especially in daily, real life usage. People get too caught up on stupid benchmarks. I grabbed a Samsung 840 non-pro the first day they came out which is under $100. Been working perfect since day one and fast as hell.
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