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Old 11-12-2007, 08:00 PM   #21
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Default Re: SSD's Are Amazing!

yea, but Rudster, every little bit counts, yeah lower voltages would save, but wattages would too(less fan usage) SSD- not spinning platter, thumb drives instead of cd drives, and screens that only use power to change (in black and grey)

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Default Re: SSD's Are Amazing!

the reason lower voltages help is because the cpu itself uses less power. the reason they get so hot is because they use LOTS of power.

a C2D(desktop) uses 65 watts of power, the average soldering iron (to put it into perspective) uses 35-40 watts of power. so when you lower the voltages\speed, they use less wattage.

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