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Windows 7: New build planned. Need general advice

19 Oct 2010   #61
Lebon14

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by DirtyElf View Post
i figured you were some sort of audio freak :) what sort of benefits do you get with that sound card that you wouldnt get with the onboard sound? is it mostly just sound quality?
Yep, sound quality is MUCH MUCH better with a separate audio card. On-board audio only offer a "basic" sound. However, only people like me or audio professionals needs those cards. Those cards also professional features that most of us won't probably never use. But, I buy it for the audio quality. It's also one of the reasons that motherboards still have a PCI port these days... not all sound cards has a PCI-Express x1 connection.

For me, it's a good purchase but for others it might be totally useless. :P


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19 Oct 2010   #62
Lebon14

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

So, I checked the OCZ Vertex 2 Again and it seems to be more expensive than the Agility 2...
Vertex 2 : Newegg.ca - OCZ Vertex 2 OCZSSD2-2VTXE90G 2.5" 90GB SATA II MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) (219$)
Agility 2 : Newegg.ca - OCZ Agility 2 OCZSSD2-2AGTE90G 2.5" 90GB SATA II MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD) (189$)

I don't think that it's worth the extra 30$.
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19 Oct 2010   #63
LiquidSnak

W7 Professional x64
 
 

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19 Oct 2010   #64
Hopalong X

Windows7 Pro 64bit SP-1; Windows XP Pro 32bit
 
 

That is for the notebook/laptop version.

3.5" 189.99 and $30 rebate.
Newegg.ca - OCZ Vertex 2 OCZSSD3-2VTX90G 3.5" 90GB SATA II MLC Internal Solid State Drive (SSD)

Liquidsnak that wasn't fair.

How did the new case work out?
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19 Oct 2010   #65
LiquidSnak

W7 Professional x64
 
 

All's fair in love and the internet lol
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19 Oct 2010   #66
Dave76

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ult x64 - SP1/ Windows 8 Pro x64
 
 

So when is the big day?

Don't forget to post in Show Us Your Rig [2].
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19 Oct 2010   #67
Lebon14

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

That's it guys! I've ordered.

Total : 1945.25$ CAD

Btw, I've switch the Agility 2 for the Vertex 2 before ordering!!

I will be giving rep that anyone who helped me in this crucial moment of my life. This is by far the most expensive thing I've ever bought in my life. Thanks again guys!
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19 Oct 2010   #68
Hopalong X

Windows7 Pro 64bit SP-1; Windows XP Pro 32bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Lebon14 View Post
Btw, I've switch the Agility 2 for the Vertex 2 before ordering!!


Mike

Now what did you forget?
LMAO
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19 Oct 2010   #69
Lebon14

Windows 7 Home Premium x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Dave76 View Post
So when is the big day?

Don't forget to post in Show Us Your Rig [2].
Don't worry, I will

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Hopalong X View Post
Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Lebon14 View Post
Btw, I've switch the Agility 2 for the Vertex 2 before ordering!!


Mike

Now what did you forget?
LMAO
I didn't forget Windows. I am currently using a retail version of Windows 7 Home Premium. I'm transfering this key over to the other. Don't worry. My current Win7 setup will be formated. I won't be breaking Microsoft's EULA.
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19 Oct 2010   #70
Dave76

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ult x64 - SP1/ Windows 8 Pro x64
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Lebon14 View Post
That's it guys! I've ordered.

Total : 1945.25$ CAD

Btw, I've switch the Agility 2 for the Vertex 2 before ordering!!

I will be giving rep that anyone who helped me in this crucial moment of my life. This is by far the most expensive thing I've ever bought in my life. Thanks again guys!
Your welcome, glad to help.

Vertex 2 is an Excellent choice, especially at the same, or less, price.

This is one very nice system you have purchased.

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Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Lebon14 View Post
Btw, I've switch the Agility 2 for the Vertex 2 before ordering!!


Mike

Now what did you forget?
LMAO


Your cruel, but there is always something
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