Sata3 vs sas vs ssd Tags: Hard Drives SSD Build Storage Last response: August 22, 2010 12:56 AM in Storage Share skaiter1007 August 21, 2010 3:39:03 AM i am about to build a new system and want the fastest hard drive for the money. only need about 120 gbs because this is just for OS/apps. system i'm going to build will be i7 920 6gb 2ghz ram asus rampage series (not sure which one yet because of the hd IOs i will need) been looking into a 15k sas, 10k sata 3, and ssd drives i've heard good things about the intel x25 ssd in terms of reliability, but it's very costly (around $400 from what i've seen) are there any other ssds that are anywhere close to the intel? thank you for any help Justin More about : sata3 sas ssd eanoriega August 22, 2010 12:56:39 AM You could get the Corsair F120 SSD, it costs around 300$ and it's a lot faster than the Intel SSD, the Cheetah and the Velociraptor. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedSATA3 vs SAS vs SSD? Forum SolvedSATA SSD vs SAS HDD in 12 node cluster Forum SolvedOs on (win7x64) on SSD VS Raid0 with sata3 drives Forum SolvedSSD VS Raid0 with sata3 drives Forum Use SATA3 SSD over 146GB SAS for ESXi Server- Any benefit? Forum SolvedSas ssd vs sata ssd Forum SolvedSSD vs. 146GB Cheetah 15K.6 SAS 3.5" Forum SolvedSSD vs SAS Beating A Dead horse... Forum SSD vs SAS vs RAM Drive Forum Fusion-io vs ssd raid vs sas raid vs sata raid Forum SAS 15k vs SSD Forum RAID 0 - SATA vs. SSD vs. SAS Forum SolvedWD 500GB SATA3 16MB cache vs Seagate 1TB 32MB CACHE SATA3 for gaming Forum SolvedRIAD/SAS controller card and backplane drive cage vs SATA to SATA only drive setup? Forum SolvedSAS 6Gb raid VS. SATA III 6Gb raid Forum SolvedRAID 0 Speeds SATA3 vs SATA2 Forum SolvedSQL Server Performance in SAS 15K 16MB Cache vs SAS 15K 64MB Cache Forum SolvedSAS vs SAS2 / SATA ii vs SATA iii Backplane Forum SolvedSAS vs SAS2 / SATA ii vs SATA iii Backplane Forum SolvedSATA1 vs. SATA3 RAID0 Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !