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Kingston V300 or Samsung 840 EVO?

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User Info: Wygun

Wygun
3 years ago#1
Which one is better?. Looking for a 120gb ssd and these two seem to have the better reviews and lowest price.

User Info: Sergei_Dukanov

Sergei_Dukanov
3 years ago#2
Heads or tails. Its a close draw but most people will say the Evo
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User Info: PraetorXyn

PraetorXyn
3 years ago#3
Neither. 840 Pro.
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User Info: someflamablekid

someflamablekid
3 years ago#4
Judging by the numbers, the EVO will be faster. Not by much, but it will be. HyperX is Kingston's fast SSD.

User Info: _GRIM_FANDANGO_

_GRIM_FANDANGO_
3 years ago#5
One is a little faster, the other is a little cheaper. Opinions differ on which is more reliable, but most people would say Samsung, even though I am not quite sure what that is based on.
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User Info: superdarkshadow

superdarkshadow
3 years ago#6
Can't comment on the Samsung 840 EVO as I don't have one, but I have the 128GB Kingston V300 in my budget PC, and it performs great. In benchmarks, it's not as fast as some other SSDs, but in real life usage you probably won't notice much of a difference.
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User Info: protools1983

protools1983
3 years ago#7
Samsung EVO, the standard for the SSD nowadays.
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User Info: Bkongo

Bkongo
3 years ago#8
The EVO consistently gets top marks, I'd go that route.
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