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Old February 15, 2013, 03:52 PM
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If you were to go from Caviar Greens to SSD, you will figuratively be blown away. I'm telling you this so that you can go into an SSD upgrade with your mind 'pre-blown'. HA!

No, seriously. Greens are just about the worst boot drive you can have. I use them in my HTPC, and they're pretty slow. I'm willing to tolerate them in my SSD because I need a lot of cheap storage, but they definitely wouldn't cut it in my gaming rig.

Seriously, these days adding an SSD is probably the single biggest improvement you can make to a PC!

HTPC: Z77A-G45; 3770K; Coolermaster GeminII; 2x4GB Kingston HyperX 1600Mhz; MSI R7-260X; 2x 128GB Crucial M4 SSD; 1TB WD Green, 2x 2TB WD Green; PC P&C 750W PS; Fractal Design Node 605;
Son's Rig: M5A97; 1055T; CNPS20LQ; 2x4GB Corsair Vengeance 1600Mhz; ASUS GTX650Ti Boost; 80GB Intel 520 SSD; 320GB WD Black HDD; SPI 700W; Bitfenix Shinobi;
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