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I am using this computer for downloading and unraring. As you can imagine if i have 200-500GB/day it would mean i'd have to spend all my time when i come home from work just to extract the files and transfer them to such and such hard drives.

I would like to overclock this machine to the limit but i beleive it's already at it's limit. Would it go faster if i got a 10k rpm hard drive and equipped it with 1066mhz ram?
If you're running programs like WinRAR then a faster HDD will make a HUGE difference....RAM might help, but the HDD is definitely going to be the bottleneck if compressing/copying large files like that.
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Prime95, yes?
I run two instances of Orthos - one on cores 0 and 1 and one on cores 2 and 3 running Small FFTs.

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