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so i have my OS (Win 7) on a 120 GB Corsair Force 3 SSD. I just got a 240 GB Corsair GT (Red). Is it worth the hassle to switch the OS to the 240 GB or should I leave it on the 120, and load the 240 with more apps? :/ please help me decide. thank you.
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post #2 of 5

I would leave it as it is

 

120 gb is good

 

You can use 240 for steam and origin

post #3 of 5
No point in switching the OS over. Just install games / important files on your new drive. thumb.gif
post #4 of 5
Do whatever you feel will help you stay more organized.

You can simply clone over in a matter of minutes if you like. So no hassle in that.
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I would leave the OS and install other stuff on the new drive, I used to love re-installing windows every like 1-2 weeks, but now ive grown to hate it. Ive got a 60Gb SSD and ive used only 1/2 of it with windows and updates... how i could ever fill a 240GB SSD lol, ive got 1TB worth of raid 0 storage, and im using like 200 Gb of that
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