How will SSD benifit my gaming computer? Tags: New Build Computer Systems Last response: January 12, 2012 2:24 AM in Systems Share hnijhar January 12, 2012 2:10:08 AM ok so im looking to build a gaming computer and how will a ssd be better then a hdd. normally when i open a program it takes time and is slow on my STORE BOUGHTEN ACER ASPIRE COMPUTER, will ssd be faster to open programs? RAIDMAX HYBRID 2 RX-630SS 630W ATX12V V2.2/ EPS12V SLI Ready CrossFire Ready Modular Modular LED Power Supply Intel Core i5-2500K Sandy Bridge 3.3GHz (3.7GHz Turbo Boost) LGA 1155 95W Quad-Core Desktop Processor Intel HD Graphics 3000 ... Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium SP1 64-bit - OEM COOLER MASTER Hyper 212 EVO RR-212E-20PK-R2 Continuous Direct Contact 120mm Sleeve CPU Cooler Compatible with latest Intel ... RAIDMAX Tornado ATX-238WU Black / Blue SECC Steel ATX Mid Tower Computer Case Seagate Barracuda ST31000524AS 1TB 7200 RPM SATA 6.0Gb/s 3.5" Internal Hard Drive -Bare Drive SAPPHIRE 100315L Radeon HD 6850 1GB 256-bit GDDR5 PCI Express 2.1 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card with Eyefinity G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model F3-12800CL9D-8GBRL GIGABYTE GA-Z68A-D3H-B3 LGA 1155 Intel Z68 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX Intel Motherboard More about : ssd benifit gaming computer azeem40 January 12, 2012 2:12:08 AM Yes, it will, and also faster OS loading times. m 0 l elayman January 12, 2012 2:24:40 AM Don't get that PSU. Stick with 80+bronze at least and brands like Corsair, Seasonic, Antec, XFX. The SSD will not help you in game except maybe loading maps, etc. but will definitely help you with boot times and application opening/loading times. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !