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will i see improved loading times with a[b] second[/b] SSD

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I ALREADY have a SSD, its set up to be just my OS drive, if i bought a second would, would i notice load improvments with games such as

-BFBC2 (whichs, if BF3 is going to have the largest maps they've ever made i would assume, a ssd for just big games, would be a good thing

-Portal 2

So, basically games with loading screens lol.

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Data only loads as fast as the drive it's contained on.

If you moved your games to an SSD environment you would notice a decrease in load times, however no gains in the FPS department. If you were to play something such as WoW where data is constantly streamed from disk, you would likely encounter a smoother experience.
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ahh, i find that on my WD CB 500, that bfbc2 takes longer to load a map then my os boot time lol, and i hate it, i play on a buddies server, and basically as soon as u load ur in the game (no spawn timer) however, im usually always first, but those extra 5 seconds, can really do some damage.
   
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hmm, what games do benefit from SSDs other than just loading times? if WOW benefits, then what else?
     
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