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      PayPal appears to be experiencing problems at the moment, resulting in people being billed but the transaction showing as failed on our end. If you have signed up for a new subscription, and the transaction is showing as pending on the forum, so you haven't gained floatplane access yet, and you have waited more than 10 minutes after purchasing it in PayPal, please go to https://linustechtips.com/main/failed_transaction_fix.php and follow the instructions. If you have any issues, please send me a PM (hover over my picture or username and click "message"), including the transaction ID, and I will try and sort it out for you.


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About nerdslayer1

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  • CPU
    I7 5960x
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    Asus X99-A ATX LGA2011-3 Motherboard
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    G.Skill NT Series 32GB (4x 8GB) DDR4-2133 Memory
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    2 Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1070 8GB Windforce OC Video Card
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    Corsair Air 540 ATX Mid Tower Case- black
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    1tb ssd 850 pro and 4 Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive
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    Corsair - CSM 750W 80+ Gold Certified Semi-Modular ATX Power Supply
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    2 LG 25UM58-P 25.0" 75Hz Monitor
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    NZXT Kraken X62 AIO
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    Audio-Technica ATH-M50x Headphones
  • Operating System
    window 10

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  1. avoid razer, they have poorly engineered overpriced machines, look at something like msi vr stealth or aero 14. what are you studying in collage?
  2. what do you mean? i5s are getting bottlenecked by anything better than a rx480/1060, it's already a bottleneck.
  3. a cheap ryzen 1600 ( 5820k/6800k) or 1700( 5960x/6900k) for much less, it can even compete with i7 7700k in terms of gaming performance with 3200mhz ram, i5s have become overpriced, not really worth the money.
  4. yes you can, unless you have the 970s, 970 sli is not a good idea, i suggest you save up to get a 1070
  5. - currency exchange - tax -tariffs - resellers profit
  6. it's binned a higher, if OP can afford it, it would be a better idea.
  7. 1700x will let OP overclock higher, especially since OP will be using custom cooling.
  8. i read it, a cheap key for 20$, with insurance it might be 23$. long as you buy insurance it should be good
  9. 1700
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  11. bf4

    use ethernet
  12. not a new build, if you were to build a new PC with new parts, you would need a key.
  13. not for a new rig
  14. its cheap and easy to get, buying windows for over 100$ is not really worth it, you get an official license.