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Old August 11, 2012, 03:59 PM
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For SSD take a look at a 128gb Crucual M4 or Samsung 830, they are some of the best you can buy and I see them on sale for 109$ all the time.
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Old August 12, 2012, 07:25 AM
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How big difference is the Board in a build.... Overclocking ? but wont a mid end board be sufficient, and also if you dont intend on SLI/Xfire.
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Old August 12, 2012, 07:34 AM
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AND why the heck is my post count stuck :(
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Old August 12, 2012, 07:56 AM
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I would go for the Vertex 4 it's a great SSD
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Old August 12, 2012, 03:47 PM
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I agree with others. Drop the motherboard down to something that still suits all you needs , but that will allow you to fit an SSd in the busget
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Old August 12, 2012, 11:11 PM
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I would also suggest that you could save even more money, without sacrificing capability by looking at the Asrock motherboards such as the Asrock Z77 Extreme4.
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Old August 15, 2012, 05:44 AM
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I liked the feature set of the rog board
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Old August 15, 2012, 05:45 AM
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probably buy the ssd later when its prices further drops
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Old August 16, 2012, 12:54 AM
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On your last 2 points, what exactly is the features the Asus ROG board gives you over the extreme4 that you want?
The extreme 4 is a really nice board especially at the same price as the low end Asus boards (Auctually the exact board I'm building on for my brother)..
I like Asus stuff but they are damn expensive for what you get..

SSD's are probably about as low as they will get for a while. They really plummeted in the last few months and I can't see them going MUCH cheaper apart from stock clearances of the less popular lines.

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Old August 16, 2012, 10:25 AM
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i like the wifi/bluetooth module , onboard audio and the overclocking features.
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