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    how to restore rx580 nitro+ 4gb original bios for gaming

    oh i missed that part in the word salad, carry on
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    how to restore rx580 nitro+ 4gb original bios for gaming

    its a nitro plus card therefore it has dual bios just move the switch i doubt both bios where flashed
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    BIOS ROM Size Limitations Almost Derail AMD's Zen2 Backwards Compatibility Promise

    Motherboard manufactures using the cheapest possible parts threaten future CPU support Not the least bit surprising
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    Alleged ASUS AMD X570 Motherboard Price-list Paints a Horror Story

    Why dont you compare launch prices for the x470 instead of current prices ? My x470 prime pro was $185 when it launched and it didn't come with beefed up VRM or PCIE4 obviously it costs more for all the circuitry to support those two things. Also its not like you cant use x470 or even x370 if...
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    City of Baltimore goes down because of ransomware

    We in the news for all sorts of good things lately ....
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    Ryzen 1700 Pins Bent

    I used a credit card to straighten my 939 socket cpu when I did this ages ago, pins are pretty tough as long as you dont bend at extreme angles. Ever since that incident I do a quick prime run before removing coolers on ZIF and twist the cooler a bit before attempting removal.
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    MSI Issues Clarification on Next-Gen AMD CPU Support on 300-series Motherboards

    Yes clearly I am the asshole for expecting customer service to provide accurate information, and just to be clear I'm not blaming the CSR in the email I'm blaming MSI for not training their CSR's properly. When you work in customer support your job is to give accurate factual information to the...
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    MSI Issues Clarification on Next-Gen AMD CPU Support on 300-series Motherboards

    I'm anti giant corporations with CSR's that lack basic customer service training because paying and training them would take money from profits.
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    MSI Issues Clarification on Next-Gen AMD CPU Support on 300-series Motherboards

    So let me get this straight MSI has terrible support and their support reps inform a customer with incorrect information they pulled out of their ass and somehow the people reporting the information given by terrible support are in the wrong ? Oh right I forgot we are supposed to defend the...
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    No Man's Sky Updated to Support Vulkan Renderer API

    Game runs much better now with almost no stuttering, went from 30~40 fps in stations to 60+ Also wanted to point out that its not a render option they literally dropped OGL in favor of Vulkan going forward.
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    [help] How to lower voltage on Ryzen + MSI motherboard?

    Reset the bios settings to default Change your memory to its XMP profile Change windows power plan to balanced You now have auto overclocking power saving rig
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    Blocking ads on phone without root (mainly youtube)?

    DNS66 with steve blacks hosts list blocks youtube ads in chrome and just about everything else. The trick is to not use the built in youtube app. https://f-droid.org/en/packages/org.jak_linux.dns66/ https://github.com/StevenBlack/hosts
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    ASUS Responds to Reports of ASUS Live Update System Being Compromised by Hackers

    I remember someone pointing out a whole bunch of vulnerabilities in AI suite and the RGB software a while ago so i removed everything asus from my system https://www.secureauth.com/labs/advisories/asus-drivers-elevation-privilege-vulnerabilities
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    NVIDIA: Turing Adoption Rate 45% Higher Than Pascal, 90% of Users Buying Upwards in Graphics Product Tiers

    That's not even an argument, technological advances where always difficult if it was easy we would have had 970's in 2005 new processes and fabs have always cost more. Maybe the 20xx series is a fluke like some of the other cards on that chart with the wildly inflated price and the 30xx series...
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