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

 
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    Yes!!!
  • 35% (38)
    No...
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post #751 of 851
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Originally Posted by mrtn400 View Post
So turrican9, how come you're using on-board sound? A dedicated card for $100-200 would sound a million times better than what you're using.
Good question.
    
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post #752 of 851
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Good question.
Totally ridiculous question. And totally off topic. Trying to get away from what we are discussing in this thread. Flaming
    
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post #753 of 851
Really? I think my F3 performs fine. I don't want to pay $150 for 10 seconds of boot time.
post #754 of 851
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So turrican9, how come you're using on-board sound? A dedicated card for $100-200 would sound a million times better than what you're using.
his sound isn't bottlenecking his system though
post #755 of 851
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Again, off-topic. Trying to ignore what this thread is about. Go elsewhere with your flaming
Wow, OP is an idiot. This needs to be locked.
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Really? I think my F3 performs fine. I don't want to pay $150 for 10 seconds of boot time.
Another commenting on boot time. Lol! Seriously, you think better boot time is all you get?!
    
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post #757 of 851
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I like performance, but I like having money too. So Price to performance goes a long way for me.
I'd agree with you here. i wansnt going to buy an SSD at all for my SB build, but i decided what the hell and picked up a cheap one (roughly the same price as a Caviar black 1TB ~$100). its only 80 gigs, but its gorgeous in performance
post #758 of 851
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Wow, OP is an idiot. This needs to be locked.
He'd make a good politician with all his word spinning and question dodging.
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post #759 of 851
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Again, off-topic. Trying to ignore what this thread is about. Go elsewhere with your flaming
It's so on-topic you don't even see it.

I have a sound card in my rig because shelling out the extra money for the better sound quality is worth it to me. I also don't have a SSD because the quicker load time is not worth it to me.

Inversely, you don't have a sound card because the better sound quality isn't worth it to you, and you do have a SSD because the quicker load times are worth it to you.

Please stop trying to argue with people over their preferences. This thread is the equivalent of telling people are idiots for having their favorite color blue when it should be red.
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Wow, OP is an idiot. This needs to be locked.
Stay on topic and quit flaming. Or get out of this thread. And calling other people those things is childish. Grow up
    
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