Lexar Media

To date, the least expensive SSDs worth consideration have come in at around $100 give or take. Our last roundup looked at the Intel X25-V 40GB, the Kingston SSDNow V Series 30GB, and the OCZ Onyx. Intel uses their own controller, Kingston uses a Toshiba controller, and OCZ uses the Indilinx Amigo controller. Crucial's 64GB C300 is the latest addition to the inexpensive SSD category; it costs 50% more but offers twice the storage of the 30GB drives, which makes it large enough for service as the only drive in your laptop.

Log in

Don't have an account? Sign up now