Pros

  • Fast
  • Strong price/performance ratio
  • 16GB more capacity than much of the competition

Cons

  • Slow when reading our collection of small files and folders
  • Only a three-year warranty

At A Glance

The OCZ Vertex 4 currently sits at the sweet spot for SSDs: It's very fast and relatively affordable, and it has 16GB more capacity than many of its competitors.

Manufacturer’s Description

As the fourth generation of the Vertex family, the Vertex 4 Series delivers high-end storage performance for a modern day computing experience. Vertex 4 SSDs are engineered to enable exceptional file transfer rates and superior system responsiveness, all while providing a more durable, reliable, and energy efficient storage solution compared to traditional hard drives.