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Poll Results: Fastest for regular use - Sandy@5GHz with HDD or Q6600@3.2GHz with SSD?

 
  • 75% (9)
    Without a doubt, the Q6600 system would be faster for everyday tasks!
  • 25% (3)
    No, the Sandybridge system would feel much faster for everyday tasks!
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post #1 of 13
Thread Starter 
So what do you think would feel like the fastest system for most people running regular tasks - Sandybridge 5GHz using a harddrive or a Q6600@3.2Ghz with an Intel X-25 Gen.2 SSD?
    
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post #2 of 13
The Q660 with SSD will feel faster for normal tasks, however in games, the sandy bridge will kill the Q6600 ten times over.
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post #3 of 13
Ssd ftw!
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post #4 of 13
Q6600 with SSD, obviously.
    
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post #5 of 13
I guess you would have to define "regular task" but if its just excel, power point, word, internet, itunes, etc. then it will be the Q6600 with the SSD
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post #6 of 13
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by BradleyW;13228479 
The Q660 with SSD will feel faster for normal tasks, however in games, the sandy bridge will kill the Q6600 ten times over.

I doubt it, if using one high-end GPU only. Take a look here...
    
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post #7 of 13
Quote:
Originally Posted by turrican9;13228448 
So what do you think would feel like the fastest system for most people running regular tasks - Sandybridge 5GHz using a harddrive or a Q6600@3.2Ghz with an Intel X-25 Gen.2 SSD?

The Q6600 boot would be fastest, no doubt about it, but it would lag far behind the Sandybridge @ 5GHz once you got going....I have a Q6600 also...it's very zippy overclocked >3.0GHz, but doesn't come close to my E8400 @ 4GHz-

EDIT: Then again, I've never used an SSD :-)
Edited by cr1 - 4/22/11 at 8:15am
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post #8 of 13
If you have everything installed on the SSD, then the Q6600 would feel faster.
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post #9 of 13
Quote:
Originally Posted by turrican9;13228488 
I doubt it, if using one high-end GPU only. Take a look here...

So mods closed two of your previous SSD vs HDD threads, and now you decide to make a new one with a slight variation?
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post #10 of 13
Quote:
Originally Posted by Tomalak;13228579 
So mods closed two of your previous SSD vs HDD threads, and now you decide to make a new one with a slight variation?

He gets his internet enjoyments stirrin' up the locals with ssd mentionings biggrin.gif Getting greedy though after a 6 or 7 hundred post ssd thread.
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