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post #11 of 14
I'm always shocked when someone has a perfectly fine component and they want to "upgrade" to the same or lesser for more money and for no reason.

But I'm far more shocked when educated users on a site like OCN actually say "yea get that $200 PSU that is equal to your current, functioning PSU that will likely last for years."

Heck we might as well be telling PII 965 users to upgrade to a PII 970 right away, much better CPU, and worth the upgrade costs right?
Edited by Fuell - 4/16/11 at 5:48pm
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post #12 of 14
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I am keeping my old one, this thread should be a lesson and example.
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post #13 of 14
I think that is a wise choice.
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post #14 of 14
Quote:
Originally Posted by Fuell View Post
If it aint broke, don't fix it. Would it not be funny if you bought a new PSU to replace this perfectly functioning one only to have the new one blow and take out some components? I think not. So the saying stands, if it aint broke, don't fix it.
No it wouldn't be funny. Dont ask. +1 on this
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