Dude, your exhaustive response came......a few years late, and is absolutely useless......and not funny, either. Finally, this mega-necroposting could cost you a premature expulsion from here....but I think the staff will turn a blind eye, this time....on my advice.
my worst nightmare is spending a lot of money on new gear and then having some gremlins like random BSODs or some unsolvabe perf issues. that would really upset me. ill take cheap and cheerful anyday of the week