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Should I do Win 8 fresh install now or wait for Win 8.1?

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I have a new SSD waiting for a fresh install of Win 8, I am currently just using HDD.

Should I just wait it out 10 more days, or does it not matter in the slightest downloading all drivers and then upgrading to win 8.1?
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Just go for the install, 8.1 will come as a Windows update thumb.gif no pain if you dont wait
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Originally Posted by LordOfTots View Post

Just go for the install, 8.1 will come as a Windows update thumb.gif no pain if you dont wait

yeah that's what I figured. I am going to fresh install right now actually, too excited to finally have my first SSD. smile.gif
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yeah that's what I figured. I am going to fresh install right now actually, too excited to finally have my first SSD. smile.gif

enjoy those boot times biggrin.gif with a ssd and win8 you'll be flying
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Definitely do it now. Your first SSD experience will be well worth dealing with the 8.1 update biggrin.gif
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