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So in thinking of upgrading my computer. So far the only thing I need is a SSD but I'm up for ideas on what I should get. I'm thinking of getting a vertex 2 120 or 240gb. I got about 1300 for upgrades this year, any ideas?
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post #2 of 8
Ya, I love my Vertex 2. Really does help.
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Would a 120gb be enough for windows 7 ultimate? I know it ask for an 100gb partition. I'm also thinking of picking up a 12gb 1600mhz corsair ram kit.
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You'll have plenty of room after installing the OS. I don't really think you need 12GB of RAM unless you're running some virtual machines on your rig.
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post #5 of 8
I would be looking at a 2nd 460 .....

some serious RAM ..... AKA Super Talnet Chromes or better yet Project/Speeds

just grab a 60 GB Vertex 2 for the OS ......

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post #6 of 8
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Well i just got another 460 yesterday and 120Gb vertex and still have 700 left over. Was thinking of some new one just don't know what yet.
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post #7 of 8
you should get a water loop and see if you can play with your cpu and gpus any more
post #8 of 8
faster ram, and another monitor? sounds like a good idea to me
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