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    advises for upgrade

    I wouldn't buy intels 1151 socket now, it is end of the road for new processors on this platform. On the other side Amd with its AM4 platform willl be upgradable for a couple of years more. You can also get higher core processors with this platform. Dont buy Intel now, it is a bad buy imho.
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    Antec Announces New High Current Gamer Gold PSUs

    There are no extra capacitors in the cables. Look at the photos, the Pci-ex cables are flat. This is probably just bad usage of the English language in the marketing material. And since they are talking about "storing power", i think they mean the main capacitors in the PSU itself. If not, this...
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    Amd Ryzen refresh and X470 up for preorder.

    You cant buy it yet, they release on 19.4. But you can preorder one and get it on the 19th.
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    Samsung to Double NAND Memory Output Capacity in China

    LOL...guys you are awesome...that is why i love TPU!
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    AMD Product Roadmap Slides for 2020 Leaked - "Castle Peak" TR4 and "Dali"

    Me too, lol, i actually own 5 of them. On topic: With 7nm Ryzen, i am going back to camp AMD afer a long long time.
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    Modders Get "Coffee Lake" Chips to Work Stable on Intel 100/200-series Chipsets

    Not true. The pins are there!
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    New Ryzen 2600 gets 17% single core performance boost

    Just like what Intel did with the 8700k. - the 2 more cores obviously. You realize that is effectively what the 8700K`s at right now, yes?
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    Sennheiser Sets New Audiophile Standard with Launch of HD 820 Headphones

    Sure they probably sound awesome, but for 2.4k you can build yourself a full atmos system with an avr or a really sweet stereo system with a nice amp.
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    ASUS Announces the ROG Maximus IX Extreme Motherboard - Monoblock Preinstalled

    Buahahaha...you either have to be kidding or have no idea what you are talking about. And sorry, but that board is just fugly as hell.
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    Currently best AIO that can beat Noctua D15?

    Wait for the new EK stuff...i have the Predator 240 1.1, and it is just awesome...its silent, keeps the overclocked 5820k cool and it is expandable! Also you can drain the unit anytime and replace the coolant. Or just change the tubes to clear ones and add some color of your liking...better than...
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    KFA2 Intros GeForce GTX 1070 Single-slot Graphics Card

    "Aluminium fin-channel"...hm...looks more like copper to me...
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    [UPDATED] Reassuringly expensive Palit GTX 1080 gloriously kicks the bucket!

    You thinking that the Zotac has better components underneath is whishfull thinking. Sorry to burst your bubble, but i had just the opposite happen to me, than what happened to you. I had the Zotac Gtx980 AMP Omega( same pcb than the extreme) die on me just like that. Now i went for the Gainward...
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    Thermal paste question

    Can not agree with you there mate...most of the pastes dry out in time (even more if at high temps)...i see this almost daily when reparing older laptops/desktops.
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    MSI Reveals Custom GeForce GTX 1080 Ti Graphics Cards

    The Sea Hawk EK looks promising...
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    i7 5960x overclocking profile

    You probably have a few oc profiles built into your BIOS...these will do what you are looking for...for anything more, you will have to do it manually by yourself.