I can't comment on the parts for your laptop. But, a friend who is a commercial PC builder of recording studio PC's and PC's for Video processing only uses Intel SSD's as he says they are the most reliable.
Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number My Own Build OS Windows 7, 64 bit Home SP1, Win 8 Pro 64 bit CPU Intel i7 3770 Motherboard Gigabyte GA-Z77X-UD5H Memory 16GB GSkill Ripsaw F3-14900CL9Q-16GBXL Graphics Card Sapphire HD7770 Sound Card RealTek Monitor(s) Displays Viewsonic VA2448 Series 24" LED Screen Resolution 1920X1080
Keyboard Kensington wired Mouse Logitech Wireless PSU Antec High Current Gamer HCG-620M Modular Case Coolermaster HAF XM Cooling Corsair H80 Liquid cooling with aftermarket Nexus quiet fans Hard Drives 240GB Intel 520 SSD for Win 7
128GB OCZ Vertex 4 SSD for Win 8
1 TB Seagate drive for backup Internet Speed 40 MB/sec (Cable) Antivirus Microsoft Security Essentials and Malwarebytes Browser I.E9/Firefox Other Info Sonar X2 Professional 64 bit Recording Software with Roland Octa-Capture and MAudio Fast Track Ultra 8R recording interfaces, Frontier Tranzport wireless control unit, Behringer BCF2000 Control Surface.
Five USB connected optical drives for CD Audio production using Nero 11
Other systems: Desktop with i5 3550 CPU, LenovoZ560 Laptop with Win 7 64 bit HP, SP1, new iPad
Computer type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Gigabyte OS Windows 7 Ultimate x64 CPU AMD FX-8350 Motherboard gigabyte 990fxa-ud5 Memory 8GB Graphics Card msi twin frozr 7870 Monitor(s) Displays led 19 inch Screen Resolution Full HD
Keyboard G105 Mouse M6900 PSU 750 xfx Case Zalman Z9 Cooling Custom WaterCooling Loop Hard Drives 1TB HDD and 128GB SSD Internet Speed 30Meg Antivirus Bitdefender Browser Google Chrome