Originally Posted by jasonalwaysready
if you can swing another $100 for the ssd it will make a noticeable difference for level loading in games beyond a fast windows start. they are worth the money. I didnt initially put one in just to have a 'gaming' tower without sacrificing too much.
and yes, maine is quite nice.
although watch out, a lot of places still charge 2 for 1 with canadian dollars as a policy, and you guys beat us on parity. D:
Thats why i always convert beforehand :P only carry USD in the USA!
Hmm you two def make the SSD sound like its needed, ill look in to it for sure if not for xmas or something (might be a pain because id have to reinstall everything but still)
Okay so here is a bit of a updated list: (also note, i notice both of you are fans of Asrock Mobos, newegg seems to be flooded with some horrible reviews on them though mostly manufacturing not performance so im sort of unsure on them)
Here is the new list:
BIOSTAR TZ77B LGA 1155 Intel Z77 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard with UEFI BIOS - 99.99
Intel Core i5-3330 Ivy Bridge 3.0GHz (3.2GHz Turbo Boost)- 189.99
G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800)-39.99
EVGA 04G-P4-3673-KR GeForce GTX 670 FTW+ 4GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16-449.99
Western Digital Caviar Green WD15EZRX 1.50 TB 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -99.99
Intel 330 Series Maple Crest SSDSC2CT120A3K5 2.5" 120GB SATA III-99.99
SONY Black 18X DVD-ROM 48X CD-ROM SATA DVD-ROM Drive Model-18.99
RAIDMAX SMILODON Extreme Black ATX-612WEB 1.0mm SECC Steel ATX Mid Tower Foldout MB Computer Case-89.99
1088.92 Plus a powersupply *not sure which i need was looking at this
Newegg.ca - CORSAIR HX Series HX750 750W ATX12V 2.3 / EPS12V 2.91 SLI Ready CrossFire Ready 80 PLUS GOLD Certified Modular Active PFC Power Supply