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Poll Results: Should a enthusiast system in 2011 consist of a SSD amongst the other great hardware?

 
  • 64% (69)
    Yes!!!
  • 35% (38)
    No...
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post #31 of 851
Op, you're not doing such a good job at selling me the benefits of having a SSD.
post #32 of 851


Don't buy CPUs. They have horrible storage to price ratio.
post #33 of 851
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Lol! A sure comment from a guy who have not experienced an SSD
Nevertheless my point is made..

Enjoy your SSD if you will but SB FTW..

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..Because it will not encode for you faster..
Actually, this one's false. SSDs do help with encoding/transcoding speeds.
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Made a new Club for all those jockin SSD's... you can join now and increase the the size of your epeen too
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Actually, this one's false. SSDs do help with encoding/transcoding speeds.
Only if the files are large. With high compression, you're likely to get a CPU bottleneck.
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I'm just saving until I can get a good one. Saving for Nocturnal Festival isn't helping either.
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SSD or bust.
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post #39 of 851
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Even in games there will be less stuttering with an SSD, due to game loading, inside game not being bottlenecked with a harddrive.
    
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post #40 of 851
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Originally Posted by CL3P20 View Post
Made a new Club for all those jockin SSD's... you can join now and increase the the size of your epeen too
Don't get a 7200rpm hard drive. 4200 rpm hard drives are still good enough!
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