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AlexTheGreatish

LinusMediaGroup Staff
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About AlexTheGreatish

  • Title
    Veteran

Contact Methods

  • Steam
    Certified Beautician
  • Twitter
    https://twitter.com/AlexTheGreatish

Profile Information

  • Interests
    Sketchy computers, Sim Racing, Stadium Super Trucks, Pretending to know more about wine than I actually do
  • Occupation
    Writing and Benchmarking

System

  • CPU
    i7-5960X @4.3GHz
  • Motherboard
    Asus X99 Deluxe
  • RAM
    64GB DDR4
  • GPU
    GTX 1080
  • Case
    Corsair Air 540
  • Storage
    240GB SSD Boot, 2TB & 8TB HDD
  • PSU
    EVGA Supernova G2 650W
  • Display(s)
    Aorus AD27QD
  • Cooling
    BeQuiet Dark Rock 3
  • Keyboard
    G701+
  • Mouse
    G305 Wireless
  • Sound
    HD 280 Pro, UA-4Fx, MXL 440, Mackie CR4, Arturia Minilab mkII

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  1. Sensel has created the best trackpad in existence, and how it works is soooo freaking cool. Check our Sensel: https://sensel.com/ Watch Physics Girl's video on capacitive touch: https://youtu.be/WdS4JU17HRs Buy Lenovo Thinkpad X1 Titanium Yoga Laptop (PAID LINK): https://geni.us/gM938xj Purchases made through some store links may provide some compensation to Linus Media Group.
  2. The Winter One looks like it could be the best small form factor case on the market... and it better be given the price. Check out the Winter One case at https://lmg.gg/n8Of2 Buy a small form factor PC case (PAID LINK): https://geni.us/LfBF3o Purchases made through some store links may provide some compensation to Linus Media Group.
  3. On today's episode of Linus Tech Tips the gang gets more wet than usual! Buy an AIO CPU Cooler (PAID LINK): https://geni.us/8ydYvy Buy some Noctua Fans (PAID LINK): https://geni.us/4d7Q2 Purchases made through some store links may provide some compensation to Linus Media Group.
  4. Just so people don't think they have a chance to get the drop when it's long gone. Also it is ~2min that's not actual content and don't want people dropping off.
  5. Chucked the WiFi antennas behind the IO shield, works pretty good. There would have been no space for a fan, and also we needed a spot to hide wires.
  6. We put a PC into our Diamond Play Button - and it's sooooo sick... and of course also a bit janky. Even more machining footage! https://youtu.be/rYdJ7w6QZug Check out SimplyNUC: https://simplynuc.com/ Buy Intel NUC Kit - i7-10710U (PAID LINK): https://geni.us/bRu3a3 Buy ASRock DESKMINI (PAID LINK): https://geni.us/F5CI2v Purchases made through some store links may provide some compensation to Linus Media Group.
  7. Yeah looks like she's mangled, contact support again.
  8. Linus was on vacation and we went full nerd. More about VRMs: https://youtu.be/oDRHV3qtSWc More about Memory Topology: https://youtu.be/3vQwGGbW1AE Buy AMD X570 Motherboards: On Amazon (PAID LINK): https://geni.us/9Agc On Newegg (PAID LINK): https://geni.us/XZGR On B&H (PAID LINK): https://geni.us/5Doxt Buy Intel Z590 Motherboards: On Amazon (PAID LINK): https://geni.us/Ym2F On Newegg (PAID LINK): https://geni.us/Pr5V On B&H (PAID LINK): https://geni.us/9OyWS Purchases made through some store links may
  9. At the start of the pandemic I guessed we were about to have a massive shortage of computer hardware... and unfortunately I was right. Local places we love: Buy a Ryzen CPU (If there's any available lol) (PAID LINK): https://geni.us/SOqq Purchases made through some store links may provide some compensation to Linus Media Group.
  10. You can't buy a GPU but you can help out a local business. Here are our favorites in Metro Vancouver, feel free to put your local favorites below. Also apologies for the formatting, I got sent way to many recommendations by people in the office and it would take me forever to fix it all. Langley/Further East: Masala India Bistro - Their lunch specials are freaking amazing https://www.foreveryourslingerie.ca/ - The super comfy bra shop Coastal Coffee Twins Coffee Pho Kitchen Evolve Martial Arts - Maple Ridge New West: Bunches and
  11. Because gold is soft it can scratch easily. Normally not super noticeable, but this is a single large shiny area and scratches show up way more on camera.
  12. We made a solid gold Xbox controller... and reactions to it are mixed. Buy Xbox Core Wireless Controller (PAID LINK): https://geni.us/8dPs Purchases made through some store links may provide some compensation to Linus Media Group.
  13. It's dual channel. The base model has 8GB soldered and 8GB Sodimm, so you can upgrade it to a max of 40GB (8+32). Top model has 16GB soldered and 16GB SoDimm, so you could get a max of 48GB (16+32).
  14. The Asus Zephyrus G15 checks all the boxes for a 2021 gaming laptop - slim, powerful, and very well built - but have Asus sacrificed too much power for sexiness? Buy ASUS ROG Zephyrus G15 (PAID LINK): https://geni.us/PRxnAw Purchases made through some store links may provide some compensation to Linus Media Group.
  15. The saga continues, now with much more polishing. Pt. 1: https://youtu.be/FBQaV0JidZs Buy Xbox Core Wireless Controller (PAID LINK): https://geni.us/8dPs Purchases made through some store links may provide some compensation to Linus Media Group.
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