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Black Friday: What did you buy?

The Black Friday deals in Sweden were not that great but I managed to get two items I wanted.

First was a new router. The Linksys WRT3200ACM for about 170 euro instead of 280 euro.
Second one was a monitor. The AOC C32G1 for 280 euro instead of 320. Not a great deal but I needed a new monitor and it was the cheapest 32 inch I could find.

Happy with the router buy though since I have been thinking of getting that one since this summer :)

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500GB Samsung NAND M.2 SSD for 100 euros.

LG 34 inch curved Ultrawide IPS 144Hz Gsync monitor for 600 euros. 

55 inch 4k LG TV for 500 euros.


Overall pretty happy.

Main system: i7 8700k 5Ghz / Asus Prime Z370-A / Corsair Vengeance 2x8GB 3000Mhz / Gigabyte RTX2080 Aorus Extreme / EVGA 750W GQ / Fractal Design Meshify C

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Nothing, it's a black fraud any ways rather than black friday.

Personal Desktop":

CPU: Intel Core i7 8700 @4.45ghz |~| Cooling: Cooler Master Hyper 212X |~| MOBO: Gigabyte Z370M D3H mATX|~| RAM: 16gb DDR4 3333mhzCL16 G.Skill Trident Z |~| GPU: nVidia Founders Edition GTX 1080 Ti |~| PSU: Corsair TX650M 80Plus Gold |~| Boot:  SSD WD Green M.2 2280 240GB |~| Storage: 1x3TB HDD 7200rpm Seagate Barracuda + SanDisk Ultra 3D 1TB |~| Case: Fractal Design Meshify C Mini |~| Display: Toshiba UL7A 4K/60hz |~| OS: Windows 10 Pro.

Luna, the temporary Desktop:

CPU: Intel Core i7 10700KF @ 5.0Ghz (5.1Ghz 4-core) |~| Cooling: bq! Dark Rock 4 Pro |~| MOBO: Gigabyte Z490 UD |~| RAM: 32G Kingston HyperX @ 2666Mhz CL13 |~| GPU: ASUS noVideo RTX 2060SUPER Dual OC |~| PSU: Corsair HX1000 80+ Platinum |~| Windows Boot Drive: 2x 512GB (1TB total) Plextor SATA SSD (RAID0 volume) |~| Linux Boot Drive: 500GB Kingston A2000 |~| Storage: 4TB WD Black HDD |~| Case: Cooler Master Silencio S600 |~| Display 1 (leftmost): Eizo (unknown model) 1920x1080 IPS @ 60Hz|~| Display 2 (center): BenQ ZOWIE XL2540 1920x1080 TN @ 240Hz |~| Display 3 (rightmost): Wacom Cintiq Pro 24 3840x2160 IPS @ 60Hz 10-bit |~| OS: Windows 10 Pro (games / art) + Linux (distro: NixOS; programming and daily driver)
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Huion 13" tablet, 1TB 860 Evo and PS4 Pro Red Dead Redemption bundle w/  a $50 giftcard

SNOWHEART - laptop

Model: TRACER III 17R XTREME VR 800 || CPU: Intel i7-8750H  || RAM: HyperX Impact 16GB || GPU: Nvidia RTX 2070 || Storage: Intel 660P 512GB +  AData SX8200 1TB + Samsung 850 Evo 250GB || Display: 1920x1080p 144hz



MILK - desktop

Case: Corsair 4000D Airflow (white) || PSU: EVGA Supernova P2 750w || MB: Z490 Gigabyte Aorus Elite AC || CPU: Intel Core i7 10700K || CPU Cooler: Scythe Mugen 5 w/ Kaze Flex RGB fans push/pull || RAM: Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro 32GB (white) || GPU: Galax GTX 1070 EXOC-SNPR || Storage: WD Black SN750 500GB + Samsung 860 Evo 1TB + Crucial MX500 2TB + SG Firecuda 2TB



Keyboard: Razer Blackwidow Elite || Mouse: Logitech G502 Proteus Spectrum + Razer Basilisk Hyperspeed || Monitor: HP Omen 32 + HP Omen 27i


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Intel NVME SSD 256gb  @33% off

Acer 27" ips monitor @10% off

Kingston 32gb usb drive @50% off

Another P7 F12 x3 rgb+controller at 30% off


Also got a slim 120mm fan i was needing for a build but wasn't on sale.

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34 minutes ago, James Evens said:

Thermal paste ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ 

I didn't even wait for Black Friday, I just went off to Micro Center and grabbed a 12g tube of AS5

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I bought a new PC and monitor.

I've waited over a year because first I wanted to wait for the RTX cards, then the new CPU's and now I decided to buy it.. I've not been able to run new AAA titles properly the last few months on low settings.. I have been looking at prices the last few months and did save around 800 euro in total.


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1 hour ago, Crunchy Dragon said:

I didn't even wait for Black Friday, I just went off to Micro Center and grabbed a 12g tube of AS5

AS5 or MX-4 was on my list anyway and it just happened that blackfriday was this week with cooler master mastergel pro 4g for 2€. Will be used on the gpu I bought last week when the Arctic replacement parts arrive.

I have still 3 hours left to think about if it is worth to upgrade from a straight power 11 to a corsair rm850x 2018. Otherwise I just wait until the price drops or the next sail is happening. 

Also technically i don't payed  for the 5 usb cable i got with the 5€ discount on ebay so they i don't consider it a purchase.

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Absolutely nothing ;) 


The best Black Friday deal :smallhandsemoji:

Laptop: 2020 13" MacBook Pro i5, 512GB, G7 Graphics, 16GB LPDDR4X | Phone: iPhone 8 Plus 64GB | Wearables: Apple Watch Sport Series 2 | CPU: R5 2600 | Mobo: ASRock B450M Pro4 | RAM: 16GB 2666 | GPU: ASRock RX 5700 8GB | Case: Apple PowerMac G5 | OS: Win 10 | Storage: 480GB PNY SSD & 2TB WD Green HDD | PSU: Corsair CX600M | Display: Dell 27 Gaming Monitor S2719DGF 1440p @155Hz, Dell UZ2215H 21.5" 1080p, ViewSonic VX2450wm-LED 23.6" 1080p | Cooling: Wraith Prism | Keyboard: G610 Orion Cherry MX Brown | Mouse: G303 | Audio: Audio Technica ATH-M50X & Blue Snowball
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Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB DDR4-2400 for $105

Gaming Rig

CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 1600

GPU: MSI Radeon RX 580 Armor 4GB OC

RAM: Corsair 16GB DDR4-2400 

Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-AX370M-DS3H

CPU Cooler: Deepcool Ice Edge Mini FS V2.0

SSD: WD Blue SSD 250 GB



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I've been watching the prices for the 2TB Samsung 860 EVOs on Newegg for a while. This morning, Newegg ran out and was taking backorders for them. I checked with B&H Photo and they are selling for the same price but only through tomorrow. I had planned on gambling on if Newegg would drop the price for Cyber Monday but, instead, i went ahead and backordered three of them from Newegg. That way, if someone trustworthy (that leaves out Amazon) beats the current deal before the order gets filled, I can just cancel the order with Newegg and get them at the better price. If no one beats the current price, I at least have it locked in. I'm not in a hurry for them.



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One has to be proactive, not reactive, to ensure the safety of one's data so backup your data! And RAID is NOT a backup!


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An expansion for Ticket to Ride for 143NOK, a Blue Snowball Ice for 348NOK, a Chromecast v3 for 319NOK, an ML120 Pro LED, and the Mass Transit expansion for Cities Skylines. 


The fan and Cities Skylines expansion were for me, the rest are Christmas presents. Which I was going to buy either way. 


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I buy things when I need them, I dont wait around for specific days.

I keep watch for certain items I know I will need sooner or later.


I've been thinking of a new ips monitor, but I doubt I will buy one anytime soon.

I've also been thinking about an Arduino or a clone, I get all pysched up about all the different things I could do with it, via bluetooth, then I dabble abit into and get get bummed out at programming. Its just a bummer for me. I then go look to see what China has to offer and its reasonable for the things I want.


I did find a calculator, laying on the ground with a name on it, it was in a Staples in the pen aisle, it had dead batteries. Staples wanted $8 for one battery, calc requires two. Funny thing is I almost bought a bag of school shit from the Thrift store that had a calc in it, $5 or whatever a couple weeks ago. I wonder if Crap-O-Rama's batteries are the same capacity as generic house brands at Home Depot, you know the Rayovics and what have you. I would buy those today from Crap-O-Rama, I probably will actually. I feel degraded walking in there, the line ups are huge and I always joke that perhaps its welfare payday. LOLOLOL The others eyeball me.

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 Audio Technica ATH-M40X headphones, Logitech G910 Spark keyboard and Logitech G502 mouse.

I used Keepa(chrome extension) to know if the prices were really good or just a fake rebate and the prices for which I got them were either the lowest it's ever been on Amazon, or very close to it by like a dollar or two.

Already posted this in the "show off your latest purchase" thread.




CPU: AMD Ryzen 3600 / GPU: Radeon HD7970 GHz 3GB(upgrade pending) / RAM: Corsair Vengeance LPX 2x8GB DDR4-3200
MOBO: MSI B450m Gaming Plus / NVME: Corsair MP510 240GB / Case: TT Core v21 / PSU: Seasonic 750W / OS: Win 10 Pro

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5 minutes ago, Adam132 said:

Gtx 1050ti 80$ off on amazon

$80 cdn/aus/nzd or usd?


I mean if thats $80 cdn/aus/nzd then thats like $50usd which is a great deal for what you are using it for. I'd compare the prices of the higher models too myself, but I'd assume the value in price isnt comparable.

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F Secure Freedome VPN, games as gifts for friends, an Aimco made in USA shower curtain liner and some NZ merino wool shirts.

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I got a portable charger. My last anker is over two years old now, and this one is cheap but really good :)



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AMD 3700X GTX 1660 Super

Gigabyte X570 Aorus pro 16g 3200MHZ

Cooler Master MS110 combo fractal meshify C

Will be adding Samsung SSD's and an NZXT AIO to cool the CPU when adding voltage.


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Are the people saying they got Nintendo Swith Pro controllers for 50$ Canadian shekels trolling?

Desktop: 7700k @ stock, 32gb ddr4 @ 3000, 1080Ti, Maximus IX Hero.


Laptop 1: Asus Zephyrus 701 - i7-9750h @ stock, 16gb ddr4 @ 2666, 2070 RTX


Laptop 2: Dell G3 15 - i7-8750h @ stock, 16gb ddr4 @ 2666, 1050Ti 

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It is crazy out there, I drove on by a few stores after peeking into the store through my window. I laughed when I saw a security guard at the front door of The Source, in his "power stance" LOLOLOLOL yeah the power finger on the phone LOLOL. I went into one store and bought an item, when I walked out the security gates beeped loud and I just kept on walking, no hesitation at all. Its awesome not giving a fuck!

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4 minutes ago, ogismyname said:

Just wondering what you got on Black Friday 2018!

My first PC from newegg






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