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6870 if you're gaming a lot :]

SSD otherwise!
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Seems as though this is the consensus so far (in order)?
1. SSD
2. GPU
3. Sound card/Headphones

Anyone else have experience with a Xonar/ATH-AD700s?

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Originally Posted by AdvanSuper View Post
Get a 120GB and just pay the difference why cut yourself short?
My current boot drive is only half full (40GB). My Steam/Games library is right around 140GB (and growing), and therefore on my secondary, 500GB, HDD. A 120GB SSD wouldn't fit both my OS and games library, or even just my games library. If I used it as a boot drive, 2/3 of it would be empty. I also don't have enough money for a 160GB+ SSD atm.

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Originally Posted by Gerik View Post
SSD or a 1k watts power supply
Why on earth would I need a 1K psu? I use about half that.
Edited by thisischuck01 - 12/25/10 at 10:43pm
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Originally Posted by thisischuck01 View Post
Seems as though this is the consensus so far (in order)?
1. SSD
2. GPU
3. Sound card/Headphones

Anyone else have experience with a Xonar/ATH-AD700s?



My current boot drive is only half full (40GB). My Steam/Games library is right around 140GB (and growing), and therefore on my secondary, 500GB, HDD. A 120GB SSD wouldn't fit both my OS and games library, or even just my games library. If I used it as a boot drive, 2/3 of it would be empty. I also don't have enough money for a 160GB+ SSD atm.


Why on earth would I need a 1K psu? I use about half that.
the ssd is gona be the most noticeable upgrade out of them all but the sound card headphones is gona be the most comfortable upgrade as well as the one that wont depreciate in value as fast as the ssd are. they have gone down at least 30 bucks scenes i bought mine about a half a year ago , and there still going down i say wait it out a lil longer then strike on a great deal till then grab the ad 700s there so comfy

    
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Any idea what I should buy?

I was thinking along the lines of either:
-Getting a small (60-ish) GB SSD for my OS
-Buying another 5750
-Selling my 5750 and buying a 460/470/6870
-Picking up a sound card (Asus Xonar DX/DS) and a pair of Audio-Technica ATH-AD700s

Any sort of input is appreciated.
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Thanks, guys! I guess I will be getting the SSD, and then buying the headphones once the price goes down a bit more.
Rep handed out accordingly.
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SSD or a 1k watts power supply
A 1KW PSU is the worst suggestion ever.
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