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buying a new gpu for my bro's comp

#11juscallmeehxPosted 12/1/2013 5:25:44 PM
cha0s zer0 posted...
quick question about ssds, is this fine?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820211601


Get at least a 128 or 180 for an SSD to install the OS on. But SSDs are just a luxury at the moment as it only speeds up boot and loading times and does not necessarily affect the quality of games. It is wiser to spend the money on a CPU/GPU primarily.
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#12Infinity8378Posted 12/1/2013 5:36:21 PM
Might want to look at these parts

This system gets all 10s except for ram.

Xeon E3 80$
http://www.allhdd.com/index.php?target=products&mode=search&subcats=Y&type=extended&avail=Y&pshort=Y&pfull=Y&pname=Y&pkeywords=Y&cid=0&q=690033-001&src=ggl&gclid=CMS35tCRi7sCFa9lOgoddDwATg
Radeon R9 270 $159.99
www.frys.com
Case 11.25$
http://pcpartpicker.com/part/sentey-case-cs11398plus
Sata 3 Harddrive 45$
http://pcpartpicker.com/part/seagate-internal-hard-drive-st3250312as
PSU(21.99)
http://pcpartpicker.com/part/corsair-power-supply-cx500
LGA 1155 Motherboar
Motherboard $54.99-84.99
http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=2313504&CatId=6976
or
http://pcpartpicker.com/part/msi-motherboard-z68ag43b3
Windows Vista 64bit $16
google.com/shopping
3*2gb ddr3 $30
http://www.rakuten.com/prod/2gb-ddr3-1333mhz-240p-ram-memory-interchangeable-w-kth9600bs-2g-anti/230242170.html?listingId=212300764

$414.23-450

It's over 9000(better than AMD 8350) CPU passmark
It's over 4000(4399) GPU passmark
http://www.game-debate.com/games/index.php?g_id=4546&game=Watch+Dogs&p_make=Intel&p_deriv=Xeon+E3-1290&gc_make=ATI&gc_deriv=Radeon+R9+270+MSI+Gaming+2GB+Edition&ram=6&checkSubmit=#systemRequirements
#13cha0s zer0(Topic Creator)Posted 12/1/2013 6:08:13 PM(edited)
juscallmeehx posted...
cha0s zer0 posted...
quick question about ssds, is this fine?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820211601


Get at least a 128 or 180 for an SSD to install the OS on. But SSDs are just a luxury at the moment as it only speeds up boot and loading times and does not necessarily affect the quality of games. It is wiser to spend the money on a CPU/GPU primarily.


so this is fine?

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16820171751&ignorebbr=1

also my bro has a terabyte harddrive for everything else, so is the one i posted just good enough for the os and a few programs?
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