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Hi all.
I'm currently thinking about an SSD.
But I want to know; is it worth it?
All I really want to do is install the OS in it, and those necessary programs like HW Monitor, Winamp, Mozilla, MSN, Microsoft Office etc etc.
A 64GB SSD is what I'm looking at.

I have a 1TB WD Black on the way and I'll be using that for strictly for games, music, pictures, videos etc.

Will it be worth it?

Thanks in advance.
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Yeh a 64GB is Fair, Boots the PC Fast, you sort of forget you have it after a while, but i image if I went back to hard drives id know about it.
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I bought my first SSD about a month ago, and I have to say it is definitely worth it. It was one of the most noticeable upgrades I've ever made.

Although now when I'm on computers that don't have ssd's I tend to think everything feels super slow and sluggish.
    
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Absolutely.
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I bought my first SSD about a month ago, and I have to say it is definitely worth it. It was one of the most noticeable upgrades I've ever made.

Although now when I'm on computers that don't have ssd's I tend to think everything feels super slow and sluggish.
this.
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trust me...SSD, regardless if you look at my system, is probably the best upgrade once you go SSD you don't go back, only thing that i would complain is the price per GB, which is to be expected, but i'd say jump on the SSD boat
    
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So it will benefit me even if I all I want to do is install the OS and a few programs?

(no games, music, pictures etc etc
That will be on the HDD)
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Will it be worth it?
Yes
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SSD's are totally worth it. I currently have a 64 GB C300 in my desktop at home as well as one in my laptop. Both boot up insanely quick and any applications I have running on them open nearly instantly. They do offer some amazing performance increases in the large majority of machines.
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post #10 of 40
Quote:
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So it will benefit me even if I all I want to do is install the OS and a few programs?

(no games, music, pictures etc etc
That will be on the HDD)
Yes sir.
    
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