It seems that virtually everybody recommends to use the Intel X25-M SSD for a higher end home-built system. However, when checking out the review, it seems that for example the A-Data SSD performs at least at an equal level.
Seeing that both apparently support the Windows 7 TRIM feature and that both are based on Intel hardware, is there any reason not to go with the A-Data drive? Why does the Intel drive get recommended so much more frequently?
Check out that enterprise value. IMO, they weight throughput too heavily in the Desktop listing, and that's why the Intel is farther down. In actual use, I would expect the Intel to beat pretty much every other drive in that list.