Pci express ssd

This is my system:

NVIDIA - GeForce GTX 660 Ti 2GB GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 Graphics Card x2 in sli
AMD FX-8350 FX-Series Eight-Core Processor Edition, Black AM3 FD8350FRHKBOX
Corsair Vengeance 16GB (2x8GB) DDR3 1600 MHz (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory
GIGABYTE GA-990FXA-UD3 AM3+ AMD 990FX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD Motherboard
APEVIA WARLOCK POWER ATX-WA1100W 1100W ATX12V / EPS12V SLI Ready CrossFire Ready Active PFC Power Supply

This is my current index:

Processor AMD FX(tm)-8350 Eight-Core Processor 7.8
Memory (RAM) 16.0 GB 7.9
Graphics NVIDIA GeForce GTX 660 Ti 7.9
Gaming graphics 4095 MB Total available graphics memory 7.9
Primary hard disk 386GB Free (466GB Total) 5.9

Determined by lowest score 5.9

The weakest link is my Hd, I want to install a ssd. As I am new to the pc world. I've just recently built my first pc. I was considering to OC it but decided to stay at 4.0. I play wow and d3, that's it. Ive been looking on the forums and come up with this ssd.

1 OCZ RevoDrive 3 Series 120 GB PCI Express 4 GB-s Slim

2 Samsung 840 Pro Series
3 Corsair Force Series GT 120 GB SATA
4 Crucial m4.

Seems the read and write are far more superior on the RevoDrive. Again im a newb so I may be missing something.

Im looking for some insight, pro or cons please.
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  1. As far as i know, PCI-Express SSD can't use as a boot drive where other SATA based SSD drives function as normal HDD.
  2. PCIe SSDs can be used as boot drives, otherwise what would be the purpose of installing one? The main reason people buy SSDs is to install thei OS on. If you have the cash for a Revo by all means get one, you will be glad you did!
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    But be aware that the installation could be a little more complicate than a normal Sata.
  4. Ok thanks for every ones insight. I pretty sure im going to get one but have some one who knows what there doing and install it all. going to wait about a month or so. Some one said the next gens are coming out, and prices might fall some. Again ty.
  5. Best answer selected by schnrmchl.
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