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The only worry I have here is running iTunes on my side drive might present a problem. I used to have a laptop with two drives, and when I was running iTunes on my non-install drive, the library would need to "build" for 10 minutes before every startup. Was I doing something wrong?
If I can have my music on my other drive, then I would definitely get the 128.
Thanks for the advice!

When I install SSD's I always create the my documents , my music, etc.. on the hard drives. I have never had an issue with it. Maybe it's a problem with how you setup itunes? Music does not need to be run from a SSD.
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When I install SSD's I always create the my documents , my music, etc.. on the hard drives. I have never had an issue with it. Maybe it's a problem with how you setup itunes? Music does not need to be run from a SSD.

It might have been something with the setup then frown.gif lol

I might swap to the 128 then. It looks like it will save a decent amount.

Thanks again, +rep
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get a Samsung F3 1TB, its about the same price and twice the size, also, that monitor + SLI 670 is like putting a 700 HP engine in a station wagon with shot suspension

also, the case is meh, much better out there for the money, if you like the look check out the CMStormSniper black
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get a Samsung F3 1TB, its about the same price and twice the size, also, that monitor + SLI 670 is like putting a 700 HP engine in a station wagon with shot suspension
also, the case is meh, much better out there for the money, if you like the look check out the CMStormSniper black


Sounds good, I originally had the 1TB, but wasn't sure if I would need it. I will probably switch back.

Would the CMStormSniper be your absolute first choice on cases, or was that an example? I just picked it because it was rated near the top. tongue.gif

As for the monitor, I will only be using one monitor for now, but will be most likely upgrading with another really soon. It's just that it won't fit on my desk at the moment.

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I agree with the F3, it is one of the best HDDs out there. What sort of style cases are you looking for?

NZXT Phantom/ Switch

Corsair 500R/600T/650D are great cases
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I agree with the F3, it is one of the best HDDs out there. What sort of style cases are you looking for?
NZXT Phantom/ Switch
Corsair 500R/600T/650D are great cases

Sounds good F3 it is. Thanks!

As for cases, I really have no idea. Only case I have ever built one was with an Antec 1200 and I liked it. I'm definitely open for trying something new, I just don't know what.

I guess one thing, is I would rater have it look like a beast than clean. Like that phantom looks a little too clean for me, if that makes sense lol

And another obvious one would be that it fits all of the parts I am looking at getting. I really have no idea how to make sure of this :/

Last thing: The stormsniper rdrdrdrd recommended actually looks really cool.
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Would the CMStormSniper be your absolute first choice on cases, or was that an example? I just picked it because it was rated near the top. tongue.gif
As for the monitor, I will only be using one monitor for now, but will be most likely upgrading with another really soon. It's just that it won't fit on my desk at the moment.
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No, It's a great case but I'd have gotten something different if I could go back; my top choices are:
all around, FT02
Sleek/cheaper, Lian Li PC-A70F
Flashier 'ricy' look, Storm Sniper or phantom

ok that makes sense

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No, It's a great case but I'd have gotten something different if I could go back; my top choices are:
all around, FT02
Sleek/cheaper, Lian Li PC-A70F
Flashier 'ricy' look, Storm Sniper or phantom
ok that makes sense
Thanks

I gotta say the the Lian Li looks really interesting. How is the airflow through there? Is it on par with the 932 or the storm sniper? It also looks a lot smaller, would it fit everything?

I would say the Lian Li or the storm sniper are my favorite.
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I guess these are pretty "beastly" looking tongue.gif
960T White
Antec DF
Storm Enforcer
Storm Trooper
Storm Scout
Azza Hurrican
Azza Solano
Inwin Dragon Slayer
Thermaltake Chaser MK-I

And you could go with the HAF X or HAF 932, but everyone has those tongue.gif
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I guess these are pretty "beastly" looking tongue.gif
960T White
Antec DF
Storm Enforcer
Storm Trooper
Storm Scout
Azza Hurrican
Azza Solano
Inwin Dragon Slayer
Thermaltake Chaser MK-I
And you could go with the HAF X or HAF 932, but everyone has those tongue.gif

Thanks for all the links. I gotta say that my fav would be the Storm Series.

How is this case:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16811119213

I think I would like blue over another color if possible (but it isn't a big deal by any means)
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