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Most expensive thing in your setup?

My reference 970. $260 1 week after release.

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My monitors (one of them was like 150 euros) or maybe PS3 if it counts.. Maybe after that my graphics tablet

My PC parts are not very expensive. 

"We're all in this together, might as well be friends" Tom, Toonami.

Sorry if my post seemed rude, that is never my intention.

"Why do we suffer a lifetime for a moment of happiness?" - Anonymous

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My 4790k or my EVGA 980ti 

If you quote me or are replying to me please @ me. Thanks

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HDD, costed around 50 € more than 2 years ago

Soft and clean.

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My TiTAN X's are the most expensive part of my build xD

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My monitor. I paid 1000 canadian peso's for it but thats with 3 year memory express ipr.

CPU: Intel i7 - 5820k @ 4.5GHz, Cooler: Corsair H80i, Motherboard: MSI X99S Gaming 7, RAM: Corsair Vengeance LPX 32GB DDR4 2666MHz CL16,

GPU: ASUS GTX 980 Strix, Case: Corsair 900D, PSU: Corsair AX860i 860W, Keyboard: Logitech G19, Mouse: Corsair M95, Storage: Intel 730 Series 480GB SSD, WD 1.5TB Black

Display: BenQ XL2730Z 2560x1440 144Hz

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If we are talking a single component, it would be my ASUS PG348Q, however if we are talking about multiple of the same component, it would be my GTX 980ti Matrix SLI

GPU[Two GTX 980ti Lightnings overclocked]-CPU[Core i7 5930K, 4.4Ghz]-Motherboard[MSI X99 Godlike]-Case[Corsair 780t Black]-RAM[32GB Corsair Dominator 3000Mhz Light bars]-Storage[samsung 950 Pro 512GB, Samsung 850 Pro 1TB and Samsung 850 Pro 512GB]-CPU Cooler[EK Predator 360mm]-PSU[EVGA 1600w T2 Individual cables Red]-Monitor[ASUS PG348Q]-Keyboard[Corsair K70 Red]-Mouse[Corsair M65 RGB]-Headset[sennheiser G4me one]-Case Fans[beQuiet Silent Wings 2]

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This, my Asus Nvidia GTX 970 with "Turbo OC" blower, it was R$1740,00 at the time of purchase, around US$473,00.

Sounds kinda cheap, maybe, but it's a lot of money here in the country, considering a camshaft for my truck costs around the same and i got the entire truck for R$7500,00

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Project Diesel 5.0: Motherboard: ASRock Fatal1ty X370 Professional Gaming /// CPU: Ryzen 5 3600X  /// CPU Cooler: Scythe Ninja 5 /// GPU: Zotac AMP Extreme RTX 2070 /// RAM: 2x 16gb G.Skill Ripjaws V @3200mhz /// Chassis: Lian Li Lancool One Digital (black) /// PSU: Super Flower Leadex III 750w /// Storage: Inland Premium 1TB NVME + Toshiba X300 4TB /// OS: Windows 10 Pro

 

Peripherals: Mice: Razer Viper (Tigers) /// Keyboard: Leopold FC900R (Cherry Silent Reds), Blitzwolf BW-KB1 (Gateron Reds) /// Monitor: AOC Agon AG322FCX 32' (VA, 1080p @144hz) /// AMP: Topping PA3 (Onkyo Integra A-817XD undergoing restoration) /// DAC: xDuoo XD05 Basic /// Speakers: AAT BSF-100 /// Mike: Alctron CS35U /// Headphones: Blon BL-30, AKG K267 by Tiësto

 

Living room: TV: Samsung QLED Q7FN 55' 4k /// Amplifier: Denon AVR-X2400H /// Speakers: DALI Zensor 7 /// Consoles: Sony PS4 Pro 1TB, Sony PS3 500gb /// LD/CD/DVD: Pioneer DVL-909 /// Power Supplies: Upsai ACF-2100T + GR Savage CDR2200EX

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As far as specific parts go, my 780ti when new was like £500

My M18x is the most expensive "tech" product on my desk aside from camera gear

Desktop - Corsair 300r i7 4770k H100i MSI 780ti 16GB Vengeance Pro 2400mhz Crucial MX100 512gb Samsung Evo 250gb 2 TB WD Green, AOC Q2770PQU 1440p 27" monitor Laptop Clevo W110er - 11.6" 768p, i5 3230m, 650m GT 2gb, OCZ vertex 4 256gb,  4gb ram, Server: Fractal Define Mini, MSI Z78-G43, Intel G3220, 8GB Corsair Vengeance, 4x 3tb WD Reds in Raid 10, Phone Oppo Reno 10x 256gb , Camera Sony A7iii

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The Acer XB270HU 144 Hz IPS panel that I really really love.

 

Totally worth the near 800 euros ^_^

Case: Meatbag, humanoid - APU: Human Brain version 1.53 (stock clock) - Storage: 100TB SND (Squishy Neuron Drive) - PSU: a combined 500W of Mitochondrial cells - Optical Drives: 2 Oculi, with corrective lenses.

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My main monitor, the PB287Q. Unless the computer itself counts as a single object, in which case it easily takes first place.

Don't ask to ask, just ask... please 🤨

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Sauron'stm Product Scores:

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Just a list of my personal scores for some products, in no particular order, with brief comments. I just got the idea to do them so they aren't many for now :)

Don't take these as complete reviews or final truths - they are just my personal impressions on products I may or may not have used, summed up in a couple of sentences and a rough score. All scores take into account the unit's price and time of release, heavily so, therefore don't expect absolute performance to be reflected here.

 

-Lenovo Thinkpad X220 - [8/10]

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A durable and reliable machine that is relatively lightweight, has all the hardware it needs to never feel sluggish and has a great IPS matte screen. Downsides are mostly due to its age, most notably the screen resolution of 1366x768 and usb 2.0 ports.

 

-Apple Macbook (2015) - [Garbage -/10]

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From my perspective, this product has no redeeming factors given its price and the competition. It is underpowered, overpriced, impractical due to its single port and is made redundant even by Apple's own iPad pro line.

 

-OnePlus X - [7/10]

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A good phone for the price. It does everything I (and most people) need without being sluggish and has no particularly bad flaws. The lack of recent software updates and relatively barebones feature kit (most notably the lack of 5GHz wifi, biometric sensors and backlight for the capacitive buttons) prevent it from being exceptional.

 

-Microsoft Surface Book 2 - [Garbage - -/10]

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Overpriced and rushed, offers nothing notable compared to the competition, doesn't come with an adequate charger despite the premium price. Worse than the Macbook for not even offering the small plus sides of having macOS. Buy a Razer Blade if you want high performance in a (relatively) light package.

 

-Intel Core i7 2600/k - [9/10]

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Quite possibly Intel's best product launch ever. It had all the bleeding edge features of the time, it came with a very significant performance improvement over its predecessor and it had a soldered heatspreader, allowing for efficient cooling and great overclocking. Even the "locked" version could be overclocked through the multiplier within (quite reasonable) limits.

 

-Apple iPad Pro - [5/10]

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A pretty good product, sunk by its price (plus the extra cost of the physical keyboard and the pencil). Buy it if you don't mind the Apple tax and are looking for a very light office machine with an excellent digitizer. Particularly good for rich students. Bad for cheap tinkerers like myself.

 

 

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MY 780 or my sennheiser HD600

IntelCorei54670k,Maximus VI Formula,Swift tech H220, 16gigs Corsair Dominator platinums, Asus DCUII GTX 780,1x256 840 evo, 1x 2TB Segate barracuda, Corsair AX 860, 

3 X Noctua NF-F12, 2x Noctua NF A-14, Ducky Shine 3 Blue Leds Blue switches, Razer Death Adder 2012, Corsair vengence 1400  

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Your*

 

CPU ATM but GPU will become most expensive once I upgrade (in few months)

Connection200mbps / 12mbps 5Ghz wifi

My baby: CPU - i7-4790, MB - Z97-A, RAM - Corsair Veng. LP 16gb, GPU - MSI GTX 1060, PSU - CXM 600, Storage - Evo 840 120gb, MX100 256gb, WD Blue 1TB, Cooler - Hyper Evo 212, Case - Corsair Carbide 200R, Monitor - Benq  XL2430T 144Hz, Mouse - FinalMouse, Keyboard -K70 RGB, OS - Win 10, Audio - DT990 Pro, Phone - iPhone SE

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Headphones? Look up the Audio Technica ATH-AD2000X if you want.

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12 hours ago, Chevy_Monsenhor said:

This, my Asus Nvidia GTX 970 with "Turbo OC" blower, it was R$1740,00 at the time of purchase, around US$473,00.

Sounds kinda cheap, maybe, but it's a lot of money here in the country, considering a camshaft for my truck costs around the same and i got the entire truck for R$7500,00

 

473 USD sounds like a lot of money for a GTX 970 anywhere in the world, considering they go for about 330-350 USD in the USA or about 370 euros in the EU :P

But you're from Brazil right? Heard everything from outside your country is expensive, since the import taxes are so high :/ (Because Brazil wanted the economy grow, by having produced there)

"We're all in this together, might as well be friends" Tom, Toonami.

Sorry if my post seemed rude, that is never my intention.

"Why do we suffer a lifetime for a moment of happiness?" - Anonymous

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single piece - Alienware 17R2 ~$1800

 

Single Component - SLI 970 Reference cards ~ 640.32 all said and done or Surround Asus VG248QE ~ 676.00 for all three

 

Individual piece of equipment is a tie for my i7 4790k and 970 reference both at 329.99 plus tax.

 

SLI 1070 Setup for sale!!!

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the most expensive tech thing I own is my mouse which is the Logitech Performance MX

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My system is the Dell Inspiron 15 5559 Microsoft Signature Edition

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2 hours ago, Thony said:

Your*

 

CPU ATM but GPU will become most expensive once I upgrade (in few months)

 

1 hour ago, Dagur said:

It's "your" not "you're"

 

You're = You are

 

Who we roasting?

CPU: A8-5600K GPU: MSI RX 480 GAMING X 4GB MOBO: ASUS A55BM-PLUS 

RAM: 2x 4GB Samsung DDR3-1600 1.25V PSU: Corsair CX430 CASE: Enermax Ostrog Windowed STORAGE: PNY CS1111 120GB / Hitachi 1TB 7200RPM OS: Windows 10 Pro & macOS Sierra 10.12.3

 

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A toss up between my Titan X and my ROG Swift. They were both about the same price when I bought them.

Current System: Corsair Graphite 760T White/ Asus X99-S / Intel Core i7 5820K / Corsair H100i GTX / EVGA Titan X SuperClocked / HyperX Fury 4x8GB 2666mhz DDR4/ Corsair AX1500i / Intel 750 PCIe SSD 400gb / Samsung Evo 840 500gb / WD Green 4TB x2 / WD Green 3TB /  OCZ Agility 3 120gb

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19 minutes ago, Goodman2265 said:

 

Who we roasting?

OP for common spelling error in the title.

Connection200mbps / 12mbps 5Ghz wifi

My baby: CPU - i7-4790, MB - Z97-A, RAM - Corsair Veng. LP 16gb, GPU - MSI GTX 1060, PSU - CXM 600, Storage - Evo 840 120gb, MX100 256gb, WD Blue 1TB, Cooler - Hyper Evo 212, Case - Corsair Carbide 200R, Monitor - Benq  XL2430T 144Hz, Mouse - FinalMouse, Keyboard -K70 RGB, OS - Win 10, Audio - DT990 Pro, Phone - iPhone SE

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I sold my virginity for 800€. Nah.

 

Probably my monitor, followed by my 980 followed by my 4790k. I can´t help myself. I just luv dis.

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Fanboys, on both sides, are quite embarrassing. How can one be a "fan" of a company? A companies only goal is to make a profit off you. Instead of being a smart consumer and base your purchase decision on the best price / performance you choose to dick yourself over by only considering brand X. Idiotic loss to be honest.

~Quibiss

 

 

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4 hours ago, Minibois said:

473 USD sounds like a lot of money for a GTX 970 anywhere in the world, considering they go for about 330-350 USD in the USA or about 370 euros in the EU :P

But you're from Brazil right? Heard everything from outside your country is expensive, since the import taxes are so high :/ (Because Brazil wanted the economy grow, by having produced there)

Exactly, everything is overpriced because the imports are simply not viable anymore.

Even back in the day when the conversion of USD X BRL was around R$2 per US dollar (it's around R$3,66 per US dollar now, was higher some months ago), the "internal tax laws" would come in and double the price on said product for the purpose of scamming some money because of "import fees and illegal entrance of selling product in the country",a legal fine, even if it was for personal use. If you wouldn't go to the postal service (Correios) and pay said tax, they would not give you the product and you would lose your entire purchase.

As they call, Republic of Bananas really, with PT in charge of the country, corruption all over the place (even NY Times is getting some coverage on this, today), companies closing their doors, people not being able to pay for water and energy, well it is rough.

And some even bother to think the left wing is good for the countries, just look what leftists did to Brazil, they crushed the country.

Project Diesel 5.0: Motherboard: ASRock Fatal1ty X370 Professional Gaming /// CPU: Ryzen 5 3600X  /// CPU Cooler: Scythe Ninja 5 /// GPU: Zotac AMP Extreme RTX 2070 /// RAM: 2x 16gb G.Skill Ripjaws V @3200mhz /// Chassis: Lian Li Lancool One Digital (black) /// PSU: Super Flower Leadex III 750w /// Storage: Inland Premium 1TB NVME + Toshiba X300 4TB /// OS: Windows 10 Pro

 

Peripherals: Mice: Razer Viper (Tigers) /// Keyboard: Leopold FC900R (Cherry Silent Reds), Blitzwolf BW-KB1 (Gateron Reds) /// Monitor: AOC Agon AG322FCX 32' (VA, 1080p @144hz) /// AMP: Topping PA3 (Onkyo Integra A-817XD undergoing restoration) /// DAC: xDuoo XD05 Basic /// Speakers: AAT BSF-100 /// Mike: Alctron CS35U /// Headphones: Blon BL-30, AKG K267 by Tiësto

 

Living room: TV: Samsung QLED Q7FN 55' 4k /// Amplifier: Denon AVR-X2400H /// Speakers: DALI Zensor 7 /// Consoles: Sony PS4 Pro 1TB, Sony PS3 500gb /// LD/CD/DVD: Pioneer DVL-909 /// Power Supplies: Upsai ACF-2100T + GR Savage CDR2200EX

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