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System

  • CPU
    i5 4670K @ 4.6Ghz
  • Motherboard
    MSI Z87I
  • RAM
    8GB Corsair Vengance @ 1600Mhz
  • GPU
    EVGA GTX 1070 SC ACX3
  • Case
    Corsair 250D :)
  • Storage
    Samsung 840 EVO 120GB, 1TB Seagate Barracuda
  • PSU
    SeaSonic 520W 80+ Bronze
  • Display(s)
    LG 25UM57 @ 75hz
  • Cooling
    Corsair H100i
  • Keyboard
    Corsair Strafe RGB - Cherry MX Reds
  • Mouse
    SteelSeries Rival 700 (400dpi)
  • Sound
    SteelSeries Arctis 7 Black
  • Operating System
    Windows 10 Insider Fast

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    Fuck off, Google
  • Skype
    remymore (hit me, pls <3)
  • Discord
    Droidbot#5851
  • Origin
    AmericaDsrvd911
  • Steam
    /id/bottusdroidus
  • Website URL
  • Twitch.tv
    Droidbot_

Profile Information

  • Gender
    Male
  • Location
    sydney, australia
  • Interests
    computers, girls, memes
  • Biography
    i break shit

    that's all folks
  • Occupation
    lowly high school student

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  1. Nope, not placebo. Sandy doesn't support high speed Meltdown fix, instead it does it in software. You can disable the Meltdown fix for higher performance by using InSpectre by Gibson Research.
  2. Roku/Firestick style pc challenge!

    compute stick M3..
  3. you don't need chipset drivers, they're an old concept for back when windows didn't have autodetect for a lot of hardware.
  4. Building an RGB PC

    PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant CPU: Intel - Core i5-8600K 3.6GHz 6-Core Processor ($259.98 @ SuperBiiz) CPU Cooler: Cooler Master - MasterLiquid ML240L RGB 66.7 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler ($59.99 @ Newegg) Motherboard: Gigabyte - Z370 AORUS Ultra Gaming (rev. 1.0) ATX LGA1151 Motherboard ($121.98 @ Newegg) Memory: G.Skill - Trident Z RGB 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-3000 Memory ($209.99 @ Newegg) Storage: Samsung - 850 EVO-Series 250GB 2.5" Solid State Drive ($89.89 @ OutletPC) Storage: Seagate - Barracuda 2TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive ($59.99 @ Newegg) Case: Cooler Master - MasterBox Lite 5 RGB ATX Mid Tower Case ($92.00) Power Supply: Corsair - TXM Gold 550W 80+ Gold Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply ($44.99 @ Newegg) Monitor: AOC - I2269VW 21.5" 1920x1080 60Hz Monitor ($79.99 @ Best Buy) Monitor: AOC - I2269VW 21.5" 1920x1080 60Hz Monitor ($79.99 @ Best Buy) Monitor: AOC - G2460PQU 24.0" 1920x1080 144Hz Monitor ($199.99 @ Amazon) Keyboard: Corsair - K65 RGB Wired Gaming Keyboard ($83.94 @ Amazon) Mouse: Logitech - G403 Prodigy Wired Optical Mouse ($43.52 @ Amazon) Headphones: Kingston - HyperX Cloud II 7.1 Channel Headset ($92.00 @ Newegg Marketplace) Total: $1518.24 Prices include shipping, taxes, and discounts when available Generated by PCPartPicker 2018-01-17 21:44 EST-0500
  5. Looking for a laptop for $350

    dell latitude/hp Elitebook/Lenovo ThinkPad used with a 3rd or 4th gen chip (not 2nd gen, the iGPU is useless) should do those tasks fine.
  6. x5690 @ 4.4Ghz scores 1012 in Cinebench (Westmere) E5-1650 v1 @ 4.5 scores 1170 in Cinebench (Sandy-E) R5-1600 @ 3.2 scores 1130 in Cinebench (Zen, ram 2933) R5-1600 @ 3.7 scores 1223 in Cinebench (Zen, ram 2666) Keep this in mind. Sandy offers a decent budget option especially if you have a lot of DDR3 still. IPC is okay. For the mobo situation, these Chinese Huanan boards on eBay are around $80-100usd and can hit 4.4Ghz with a 3930k/e5-1650, which both are around $100USD. You could also use ecc DDR3 which is cheap as chips used.
  7. IS G4560 good for 4 years?

    Gaming? No. Daily tasks? Most likely.
  8. Any Laptop recommendations?

    look for either: ryzen5 mobile, good cpu and gpu performance. i5 8th gen, good cpu and mediocre gpu. 8gb ram+ 256gb ssd+ and make sure it's from a known brand
  9. are you video editing with large files? if yes, go for the 960 evo. if no, go for the Toshiba and save a chunk of change. there is not much difference in the real world, NVMe doesn't accelerate random writes too much which matters more than sequential in the real world.
  10. Intel graphics card? RUMOR

    everybody's bashing on intel's iGPs.. IrisPro580 with eDRAM gives the Vega10 a run for its money.. and that's in a 15W power profile. Imagine if they made it bigger and then let it stretch its legs.
  11. External GPU with a All-in-one PC?

    Incorrect. TB2 systems can use TB3 eGPUs using adapters. It's x2 3.0, which shouldn't be all that bad for a midrange GPU like a GTX 1060 or 1070. It's equal to x4 2.0 or x8 1.1 in this graph.
  12. Notebook for Lightroom. i3 or i5?

    More cores are always, always.. good. Even with stuff like web browsing Chrome and Firefox use multiple cores in an attempt to speed up page loading and JavaScript. Lightroom will utilise the extra cores to their fullest when doing final exports and saves, especially when you are dealing with large files at a higher resolution or RAWs.
  13. Notebook for Lightroom. i3 or i5?

    i5-8250 has double the cores and 4x the threads of the i3, making it one hell of a speed boost over the i3.
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