Which 120GB SATA3 SSD for gaming use? Tags: SSD Gaming Storage Product Last response: February 21, 2012 9:04 AM in Storage Share alex3064 February 21, 2012 7:00:18 AM Anyone have a good suggestion/reason for a good 120GB SATA3 SSD for gaming?? i'm thinking of Vertex3 or PowerSilicon V30... which one should i go with, or suggestion. More about : 120gb sata3 ssd gaming rolli59 a c 263 4 Gaming a c 260 G Storage February 21, 2012 7:41:59 AM I would go with the Vertex 3 out of those but for more money you get a more reliable drive in Samsung 830! hellfire24 February 21, 2012 8:04:34 AM Samsung 830 128gb SSD is very fast and for $200.it's a really good deal- http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... it's very good and reliable too. Related resources Choosing a 120GB SSD - Forum KINGSTON 120gb SSD SSDNOW V+200 vs samsung 830 128gb - Forum Opinions on 120GB SSD - Forum Kinsgton Hyper X 240GB SSD Storage with Kingston Hyper X 120gb SSD for OS/Progam - Forum Western Digital Blue 500gb SATA3 or Hitachi Deskstar 1TB SATA2 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer alex3064 February 21, 2012 8:26:35 AM rolli59 said:I would go with the Vertex 3 out of those but for more money you get a more reliable drive in Samsung 830! i see, but in what performance of the ssd helps the game better? http://www.tweaktown.com/reviews/4355/silicon_power_vel... this website i found shows benchmark of the one i'm talking about (SiliconPower V30 120GB) compared to others. what performance loads the game faster? rolli59 a c 263 4 Gaming a c 260 G Storage February 21, 2012 9:04:34 AM There will be no noticeable performance difference between the two drives since they are both sandforce controller which has caused issues in the past. Therefor the recommendation for the Samsung which is fast and free of the Sandforce bug. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Looking for LGA1155 motherboard with more than 2 SATA3 RAID Ports Forum Add-on SATA-3 Controller/ SSD Recommendations Forum Setup advice SATA3 ssd + HDD RAID array Forum Marvel SATA3 controller missing! Forum [ SSD ] Kingston HyperX 3K 120GB with 140 mb/s write Forum Gaming : SATA3 SSD 128gb or SATA3 HDD 1TB? Forum Intel 330 Series 120GB Low Benchmark Forum Worth upgrading from SATA2 Intel 320 SSD to SATA3 Crucial M4 SSD ? Forum OCZ Vertex 3 120GB - Good or bad? Forum My computer is saying that there is a hard disk failure Forum Win7 OS occupies double the size on SSD Forum SSD decision making (3) Forum SSD Only showing up as 3 MB Forum SSD and RAID Questions Forum Which is better: 4k read/write or sequential read/write Forum More resources Read discussions in other Storage categories Hard Drives DVD Drives DVD Writers Optical Media Flash Media NAS/RAID SSD Western Digital !