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hey OCN i just need some input from you all.

Ok so hears the story, i got 250ish in my paypal account and i dont know what i want :| i was thinking about getting a Buttkicker Simulation Kit so i can feel my games and whatnot but alas i am unsure if i want to get the buttkicker or sink it someplace else.

So this is me bouncing ideas off different people to give me a new view on something cool

As a heads up i am planning on making a new PC down the road so if anything the only thing i would upgrade on my rig would be my PSU
    
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I personally don't see the benefit of tactile feedback when it probably isn't compatible with every game you want to play. I would put that cash into a solid state drive.

Recently got one for my laptop. Now I have trouble using my other computers with a hard disk, due to them being so slow. I know it is not the same direction of a peripheral that you were looking at but I can promise you will thank me with that upgrade
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As Mikey mentioned, you're probably benefit more from going to a SSD as your primary storage device rather then something like that, which may not be supported by every game.

The load time decrease you'd see from windows and games would be seen with essentially everything you install onto it rather then the tactile feedback of potentially some games.
post #4 of 7
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just so you guys know that takes no drivers. it just plugs into the sub line and will work with any game, movie or sound known to man as long as its on. these are made by the same guys who make these for theaters so its not like its a bad quality.

Still looking for some thoughts as most of OCN looks at it and its like "Gimmick" and doesn't even look into it.

Anyways like i said im looking in to a new PC soon like next month soon so i dont wanna pour lots into my current rig when im making a new one and selling this one but i am getting an SSD for that build.

Thanks for the SSD thoughts guys but to me i dont mind waiting a few extra seconds loading stuff up on this rig
    
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post #5 of 7
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just gunna bump this one time and if no interest ill let it die

Still looking for some ideas or thoughts from other people
    
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post #6 of 7
I would go for a new headset, and a mixamp, just because that's what I want.
post #7 of 7
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this is what i got for a headset currently

http://www.psykoaudio.com/index.php/Carbon.html

I dont care what the audiophiles will say about them in a 5.1 game i can tell were every shot is taken from and if someone is trying to sneak up on me every sound i can tell were it comes from
    
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Deck 82 key Corsair 850W Gold Lian Li PC-A05N (modded)  Logitech Mx518 
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