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Old November 8, 2011, 07:25 PM
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Default SSD - Boot Drive vs Cache

I currently use my 128gb ssd as a boot drive and it is my only storage on my computer at the moment. I don't use my comp for anything other then gaming and regular internet usage but fact of the matter is, in the next 6 months or so there will be a few titles coming out I am going to want to play and I am running out of room fast! I have a 1TB Seagate Barracudda sitting around but I am not sure if I should keep my secondary games on it and use the SSD for boot/primary games or if I should look into using the intel smart response.

What do you guys think? Which way should I go? Keep the SSD as a boot drive or setup the SSD with a regular HDD and use the intel smart response?


Also, is it diffucult to setup to use the SRT?
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Old November 8, 2011, 08:28 PM
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Haven't done it and don't own an SSD, but all reports are that SSD o/s drive is much faster than SRT. I'd find a way to put the games you're not currently using on the storage drive.
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