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Poll Results: You knew I had several Intel SSD's. And now I've ordered a Sandy. Are you jealous?

 
  • 36% (55)
    Yes, I hate you and are very jealous!
  • 63% (95)
    No, I don't care!
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post #91 of 212
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Originally Posted by turrican9 View Post
I'll get the parts by the end of the week. Then I will use some time building it, reinstalling Windows, get to know the new setup and play for a while. So we'll see.

Hope I'm lucky with my 2500K
Just dont go creating a thread as to why some can reach 5ghz+ and some can't lol

Good luck on the build and report back I'll be more than happy to help

EDIT: poll aint looking to good is it?
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post #92 of 212
That poll is useless.

It's like you want us to make you feel better for the money you spent.

It's your money, not ours. You either burn it or save it.
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post #93 of 212
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Originally Posted by PanicProne View Post
That poll is useless.

It's like you want us to make you feel better for the money you spent.

It's your money, not ours. You either burn it or save it.
Lol! The poll is for fun, nothing more! Stop being so dead serious
    
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post #94 of 212
In Turrican9's case it is a bit different coz he is keeping his old parts ,thus he has an outlay of money to build a new rig....his choice

As for me ,I upgrade often because i can do it for very little money difference by doing it so often. If i keep my rigs for a long time ...they are worth next to nothing when I do go to build again. So I get the enjoyment of new stuff for not much money at each interval.

Run some figures for yourself and you should see that timely upgrades are a good way to go...a fun way to go
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post #95 of 212
I'm being serious because my advice is serious.

If this thread is a joke and you want me to laugh, let me know.
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Originally Posted by dennyb View Post
In Turrican9's case it is a bit different coz he is keeping his old parts ,thus he has an outlay of money to build a new rig....his choice

As for me ,I upgrade often because i can do it for very little money difference by doing it so often. If i keep my rigs for a long time ...they are worth next to nothing when I do go to build again. So I get the enjoyment of new stuff for not much money at each interval.

Run some figures for yourself and you should see that timely upgrades are a good way to go...a fun way to go
This is very true. Just the words one expect to hear from a real enthusiast
    
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post #97 of 212
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Originally Posted by PanicProne View Post
I'm being serious because my advice is serious.

If this thread is a joke and you want me to laugh, let me know.
This thread is not dead serious but at the same time not a joke. It's a mixture. I was very undecided for this upgrade, and needed to start a thread. But come on, you understand that this poll is for fun?
    
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post #98 of 212
Yes, I just don't find it funny.

Sue me.
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Originally Posted by PanicProne View Post
Yes, I just don't find it funny.

Sue me.
Where is your humour man? no, seriously, it's okay man
    
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I save my humor for things worth laughing about.
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