Solved Buying 120-160GB SSD need help to pick. Tags: SSD Gaming Solid State Storage Product Last response: August 20, 2011 12:45 PM in Storage Share purepenny August 19, 2011 2:35:39 PM Hi, I am building my new gaming rig, and i have difficulty choosing which SSD i am going to choose. I want a good reliable one, size is between ~120gb or so. My current choice: Crucial M4 CT128M4SSD2CCA 2.5" 128GB SATA III MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... Please show me the options and your comments. Thank you very much. Purepenny More about : buying 120 160gb ssd pick Best solution JohnnyLucky a b 4 Gaming a c 289 G Storage August 19, 2011 3:51:10 PM Since you are building a gaming rig you might want to read a new article about ssd's and gaming published yesterday by Tom's Hardware: http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/ssd-gaming-performa... Here is a link to the ssd database: http://www.johnnylucky.org/data-storage/ssd-database.ht... You can click on the links to technical reviews of the different brands and models. Share mahdhatre August 20, 2011 7:08:54 AM I have the m4 64g, and am happy with it. 1 thing though, there is a firmware revision for the m4, so check that and update if need be before you install OS m 0 l Related resources Need Help Buying Long life fast SSD - Forum Need help picking a SSD and HDD for my build. - Forum Need help buying an SSD. - Forum Help need to pick a ssd! - Forum Need help buying my first SSD - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer mryoink August 20, 2011 8:00:49 AM I would also go with the Crucial M4. Definitely check for firmware updates first as well, they seem to still be shipping with 0001 but there is 0002 out that fixes some issues. m 0 l purepenny August 20, 2011 12:45:56 PM Best answer selected by purepenny. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedHelp me pick one of 2 SSD's Forum SolvedNeed help picking an SSD - opinions on these two? Also a question about installing windows Forum SolvedBuying Gaming Computer - Please help pick Forum SolvedBuying Gaming Computer - Please help pick Forum Need Help Picking SSD THX Forum SolvedNeed Help Picking Out SSD(s) Forum Solvedneed help pick a power supply Forum SolvedHelp me Pick, SSD OR PSU upgrade Forum SolvedNeed a bit of help picking an SSD Forum SolvedNeed help on what power supply to pick for this upgrade Forum SolvedFinally got some SSD Choices....Need Help Picking Forum SolvedHow do you pick an SSD for HP Envy 15 (2013)? Is it relatively easy for a non-technical person to install? Appreciate the help Forum SolvedTime to buy my storage, need help :)! (SSD vs. HDD) Forum SolvedConsidering to buy a used SSD, need help Forum SolvedHelp me pick a good GRAPHIC CARD... NEED HELP! Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !