Obviously, where the i7 system really excels is currently the more professional content creation folks. (That's right, I called you professionals.) These are the audio, video, and graphic rendering folks who thrive on faster compilation and rendering times. This also includes users who like encoding their movies to other media formats like DivX and iPod players. CC enthusiasts are definitely going to enjoy the faster multi-tasking performance. I guess the only other noticeable results will be the squabbling as you wait for your aging ROM drive to catch up.