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I'll gladly turn a few settings down a notch if it means I have an SSD boot drive.
Agreed. Having an SSD is far more important to me than SLI as I use my computers for a lot more than just gaming. Every single one of my machines has an SSD for at least the boot drive. Including my media server.

As for my 'overpriced' GPU, I love it.
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post #142 of 218
Multi-gpus are stupid anyway...a newer, better GPU beats 2 old GPUs all day, and they're less costly, quieter, and dump less heat than multiple GPUs.

The SSD upgrade has been shown time and time again to be the single most noticeable speed improvement one can do since multi-core CPUs.
post #143 of 218
My SSD is currently in shipment awaiting RMA. I am deeply saddened and struggling with mountains of pain upon my shoulders. So yes, going from HDD to SSD is more than worth it.
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My HDD is out on RMA and I feel bad for the SSD because it's being used as storage
     
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mechanical HDDs quickly become your limitation with overclocked sandy bridge processors.
Mechanical HDDs quickly become your problem with anything better than a Core2/AthlonX2.
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post #146 of 218
My question is If my windows 7 (basic) is on my mechanical HD. does that mean i would need to do a complete system wipe just to make a SSD my bootdrive? If so its not worth it to me.
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post #147 of 218
I'll go SSD when i dont have to micromanage my installation.
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I'll go SSD when i dont have to micromanage my installation.
It's not micromanaging if its a one time thing...
 
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I am going to wait till windows 8 to get my SSD.
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I'll get a SSD soon, just waiting for the price to drop reasonably..
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