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Will an SSD on a C-50 make a difference?

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I recentl bought a laptop with a C-50 processor in it and since I was planning on futurely upgrading my SSDs on my sig rig to either higher capacity or a revo drive, I was wondering if an SSD would do any justice on the laptop.

I read somewhere that netbook barely benefit from SSDs because they can't process what comes out of the drive very fast so it's mostly worthless, but what about this?

Any input is great, and if anyone could like me to somewhere that tested this it'd be great. I've searched a while on google and found nothing.
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Anything should benefit from an SSD, if at least for the random read/writes which is usually what you notice bogging you down in general tasks. I could see a not so great sata controller hindering the maximum read/write speeds, but it should still be faster overall.
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Depends. How's the quality of the SSD? I've got a microSATA SSD in my CR-48, and it scores a 5.9 in WEI, so Windows rates it on the same scale as a regular 7200RPM hard drive. And plus, you'd have to take in account of your CPU speed. As fast as an SSD can be, your CPU has to be fast enough to parse the data being read.
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Depends. How's the quality of the SSD? I've got a microSATA SSD in my CR-48, and it scores a 5.9 in WEI, so Windows rates it on the same scale as a regular 7200RPM hard drive. And plus, you'd have to take in account of your CPU speed. As fast as an SSD can be, your CPU has to be fast enough to parse the data being read.
This is exactly why I was asking. It's a C-50 Dual Core 1ghz APU, and it would be the Agility2 I have on my Sig Rig.
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My not so limited experience with storage says go for it (if you don't mind spending the money).
 
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