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Sacrifice SSD?

Poll Results: What do u think?

Poll expired: May 9, 2012  
  • 8% (1)
    Sacrifice SSD
  • 8% (1)
    get rid of ts03
  • 83% (10)
    keep all and save till u can buy
12 Total Votes  
post #1 of 16
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ok. i'm trying to finish this build. but i need funding to buy other components. i was going to sell my silverstone ts03 which has dvd burner and hd but couldn't find a buyer on cl or eb so i gave up on it. i wanted to buy a hale82 650w or a corsair hx 650w since i need a modular, but the only component i have that's worth that much is my SSD, my i3 2100 or a combo of my current psu (ocz zs 650w). i currently have a 500GB HD for data and the 64GB SSD holds Swtor and Win7 but i didnt know what would be the most CE device to part with.

what would you do?
post #2 of 16
Rather have you save it, unless you REALLY need it.
post #3 of 16
get a job? lol.
post #4 of 16
My advice - sacrifice the SSD to finish your build, then continue saving and add it later if necessary.

Just to be thorough, would you care to post your entire build so that we can look for other things that might help you save cash?
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post #5 of 16
Sacrifice the SSD... I'm waiting on my SSD until I get a 7970 because the GPU is a lot more noticeable/ fun than an SSD and SSD's prices are dropping like ROCKS.

Get your build up and running and spend what you can afford to on core components.. then save for an SSD and you'll end up with a better rig all around when you're done.
post #6 of 16
Meh i'd take SSD almost over any other upgrade. I will NEVER go back to a HDD.

~8 second boot times and 5 second BF3 map loads.... Yeah, never going back.
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post #7 of 16
Quote:
Originally Posted by Dmac73 View Post

Meh i'd take SSD almost over any other upgrade. I will NEVER go back to a HDD.
~8 second boot times and 5 second BF3 map loads.... Yeah, never going back.

This is true but he's going to fill his HD up over night IMO if he just gets a small SDD.
post #8 of 16
SSD IMO is the best upgrade you can do to a system I only have 3 SSDs wish I had more SATA slots for more I would yank out all my spinners
Edited by AMD_Freak - 5/6/12 at 11:42pm
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post #9 of 16
Quote:
Originally Posted by Dmac73 View Post

Meh i'd take SSD almost over any other upgrade. I will NEVER go back to a HDD.
~8 second boot times and 5 second BF3 map loads.... Yeah, never going back.
Same here

You can always use the SSD for other things. Yeah it might not have enough room for games but in the future I plan to get a SATA3 one and use my current(SATA2) for picture storage.
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post #10 of 16
Quote:
Originally Posted by FromUndaChz View Post

This is true but he's going to fill his HD up over night IMO if he just gets a small SDD.

Very well possible.

I have 2 SSD's only, totalling 104gb.

That's more than enough for me personally. My OS, games, benchmarks, 10gb of music or so and im SET. Anything else goes on USB 3 external drive.
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