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Should i add an SSD


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#1 Crackpot360

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Posted 09 August 2014 - 01:28 PM

Would my system boot speed or loading times of any application benefit if i added an ssd to my system , does a fast boot and quick loading times b/w apps only require an ssd, or will my system not take advantage of a good ssd , i am a noob when it comes to this . My system specs are:

i3 4130 3.4 GHz

HD 7770 

1 TB HDD Seagate Barracuda 7200 rpm

Asus H81M-K Motherboard

Windows 8.1 64 bit

 

Overall what i am going to be putting in this SSD is mainly just my OS , i will refer to the ssd optimization guides later on , but for now i guess my question is should i buy one and will this system really be able to handle it (if that even is an issue) , or do these factors (loading times and boot times) mainly depend on a processor , the Hard drive speed ,or just ram , although i know these things also do come into play but will adding an ssd be better for me ?

 

Thanks in advance :)


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Posted 09 August 2014 - 01:38 PM

In Windows 8/8.1 a ssd can make for a quicker start time.

 

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