I just upgraded to this new PC from my 1 year old PC with an AMD APU. Before that I had a Core 2 Duo for 5 years. It is highly likely that I won't be buying a PC now any time in the future and will move to laptops for everything. Also, marriage is near so buying stuff of my own choice after that...
I have a Sony Vaio CCW26fg laptop. It's about 3.5 yrs old now. I am planning to upgrade to a mac but it doesn't seem to be coming within the next 1.5 yrs.
Though I do not have any major complains regarding the system I was thinking about upgrading the hdd to a SSD and ram to 8gigs...
How much of a performance boost does an SSD, say Samsung Pro 840 256 GB, provide?
Will just the read/write and boot-up/shutdown speeds increase, or will the overall execution speed of programs increase too.
I think a naive question but will the performance of say an i3 3220 with the above...
I have a Gigabyte B75M D3H Motherboard now with Intel i3 3rd 320 Processor & 8 Gb Corsair Ram in my desktop PC.My GPU is GTX 650 at present.I want to Upgrade my GPU. My budget is strictly within 20000-25000 Rs(Nvidia Preferred).Plz advice.Also can the GTX 650 be used as a dedicated Physx Card in...
after a lot of research i have decided to get the asus g73jh ( thanks to d3p for all the help, youre the best bro 8-) )
This is the config :
1. i7 720qm
2. hd 5870 1gb
3. 500gb x 2 raid hdd
4. 1600x900 screen ( 17.3" )
5. 8 cell battery
6. 8gb ram
7. windows 7 home premium
1) What is your budget? (INR or USD)
2) What size & weight consideration (if any) would you prefer?
Mainstream; 15" - 16" screen
Desktop Replacement; 17"+ screen
3) Are there any brands that you prefer or any you really don't like?
I am looking at buying a new SSD for my gaming rig with 2600k, GTX 580 & Asus Maximus IV Extreme. Looked at the Samsung 840 pro and was very impressed with its performance. Is it the best in the market right now? My Budget is around 13-14k. What is the best price of the 256GB 840 pro? Any other...
My current laptop config:
Dell Studio XPS 1640
2.5 ghz dual core
8 gb ram
1 tb hdd
Amd Radeon 4670 1gb
I'm planning to install an SSD + hdd combo using this guide:
Here are 4 ultrabooks of different brands that i came across while searching for lappys within 40,000 INR ..
need opinions about which one would be good to buy, based on performance & quality of the lappys ..
1. Sony VAIO T Series SVT13113EN
-Core i3 (2nd Generation)
-Windows 7 Home Basic...
I am looking forward to buying :
1. 120/128GB SSD [Priority - Speed + Performance; Budget ~<8000]
2. 2TB External Hard Drive [Without External Power; Budget - on the lower side]
3. Liquid Cooling for my NZXT Vulcan cabinet.
4. Good Power Supply [ for the configuration...
I have a 4 month old Seagate Momentus XT 500 GB Hybrid drive that I bought for my laptop.
The hybrid drive contains both the traditional 7200 RPM disk and a 4GB SSD, resulting in higher performance than a 7200RPM drive but lower than an SSD.
Anandtech has a good review of this drive AnandTech |...
i am using AMD phenom II x4 940.. Socket AM2+,
with ASUS M3A78-EM.
i like to upgrade my MB which should have SSD support and USB 3 with the same CPU..
whether anything availabale?
or should I change both..?
From today morning, my corsair force gt 120gb ssd not detecting in bios....I had installed OS on it...plz help me
CPU - i5 3570k
Mobo - ASUS P8Z77-M PRO
Ram - Corsair Vengeance 4 GB RAM x 4
Cabinet - Cooler Master STORM Enforcer
CPU Cooler - CM TPC 812
I have Windows 7 Pro Version installed on my HDD. System config is in Signature.
Now I have bought a new ssd v300 of 240GB capacity. I don't want the hassle of reinstallation.
Can someone recommend Software and HowTos for this?
C:\ is having 98GB used and I have defragged it already.
I had many doubts previously which I was helped with in this thread > *www.thinkdigit.com/forum/software-q/168390-help-installing-win-8-ssd.html
However my woes have changed quite a bit now. I am unimpressed with Win 8 as a primary OS and would like to stick with the current Win 7 version...
1. What is the purpose of the computer? What all applications and games are you going to run? (Stupid answers like 'gaming' or 'office work' will not work. Be exact. Which games? Which applications? Avoid the word 'et cetera.')
Ans:Mostly Gaming like: Need for speed, Grid 2 , Battlefield 3&4 ...
I am thinking of getting a new 120/128 GB SSD to be used for OS and running games. Budget is 6-7K.
I can see Samsung 840 @ around 6K, and it seems to have good reviews. Other option I have in mind is OCZ Vertex 4 (but this might go over-budget).
I have not been able to find Crucial M4 120 GB...