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Kingston V300 or Samsung 840 EVO?

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User Info: 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

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

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


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

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

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

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