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Old 12-26-2008, 06:02 AM   #1271 (permalink)
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lol i'll be buying it next paycheck if all goes well when i'm in vegas (meaning i don't end up blowing all 600 dollars i'll have)

so possible sli in 2 weeks or so

i wanna buy a 24 inch monitor before i go sli.. cuz i just got my 40 inch tv mounted to my wall and i wanna put my compy on a regular monitor as well... cuz i do alot of movie watching on my ps3 now (tons of playstation store downloads of movies i have now!!! aquateen and family guy ftw)
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Old 12-26-2008, 09:20 AM   #1272 (permalink)
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You know, I'm buying one of those 1.5TB HDDs today, but I'm sad because I'm not getting something that's going to increase my performance. :[ The only upshot of this is I won't run out of HDD space anymore.

Then again, it's probably a good thing I haven't bought anything to upgrade my current crappy PC...well, except RAM. One gig just wasn't cutting it anymore, haha..
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Old 12-26-2008, 09:38 AM   #1273 (permalink)
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if you install some applications or your os on that drive then it will increase performance.

At least split some of your swap file and put it on that drive. The Seagate 1.5TB is extremely quick for a 7200rpm drive.
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Old 12-26-2008, 09:55 AM   #1274 (permalink)
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if you install some applications or your os on that drive then it will increase performance.

At least split some of your swap file and put it on that drive. The Seagate 1.5TB is extremely quick for a 7200rpm drive.
Yeah, I was thinking about actually swapping out my current drive and reinstalling XP. And finally blamming my two partitions on the old drive.

I know the mobo connection won't really let the new one run that much faster, since it's a SATA150 connection, but I'm sure the drive is better either way. Especially more so than my 200gb Seagate 7200.7, haha.
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sata150 is fine for that drive.
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Well that's good to know. :P Thanks for the input.
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lol i'll be buying it next paycheck if all goes well when i'm in vegas (meaning i don't end up blowing all 600 dollars i'll have)
LOL!! saving money and vegas dont go together very well...
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Old 12-26-2008, 02:38 PM   #1278 (permalink)
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LOL!! saving money and vegas dont go together very well...
HEY.... I DON'T APPRECIATE YOU...

nothing and nagasama go very well together...

well besides crabs, herpes, and any other std...


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anyway... i'm not gonna do too much gambling because one of my lame 20 year old friends is coming.... lol i'll make him stay in the arcade while i lose all my money in texas hold em... haha
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while i lose all my money in texas hold em... haha
that should take all of five minutes

jk you turd burglar. you may win, you never know. on the last cruise the wifey and i went on i left the craps table with 1500 extra dollars.
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Old 12-26-2008, 05:19 PM   #1280 (permalink)
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i'm just gonna shoot 1000 dollars on red in craps

theni'm done
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