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    Superflower or Corsair

    The corsair ax1600i is one of best PSUs ever made, the amount of science that went into its design will make Superflower engineers explode, Flextronics are a legit top dawg in the PSU space, i would buy their stuff above anything, most people dont realize how cheaply made even the top end...
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    3060 for $500, yay or nay?

    Your 1070 is still perfectly fine, the 3060 isn't a big upgrade over it
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    GIGABYTE Launches AMD Radeon RX 6600 XT Series Graphics Cards

    Gigabyte's attitude of slapping a 3 fan cooler on a mid power GPUs continues to roll eyes, their is no need to make a card louder than an effective 2 fan solutions Makes them look better in the eyes of the beholder, but comes at a cost. Gigabyte have been doing this forever. but i gotta give...
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    I am upgrading my CPU but then what

    It can, and it hurts bad when it does :fear:
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    Seagate: Firecuda 530 First PS5-Compatible SSD, $275 for 1 TB

    The PS4 HDDs are mostly Toshiba and Samsung from a console repair channel i follow called TronicFIX
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    Seagate: Firecuda 530 First PS5-Compatible SSD, $275 for 1 TB

    Sony should have opted for a propitiatory storage expansion like Xbox, DIY SSDs are variable in quality and pricing, and you dont know if they pull an ADATA and redesign the drive without people knowing Wounder why the SN750 and 980 pro were not validated, perhaps their controllers arent as...
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    Dell Cannot Ship Select Alienware Aurora R10/R12 Systems to Several US States Due To New Power Regulations

    As much as this sucks, atleast this should force chip makes like Nvidia, AMD, and Intel to fix the ridiculous power consumption of their current SKUs, Nvidia especially made zero performance per watt improvements since pascal, driving TDPs over 400w !
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    Single rank vs dual rank memory

    These are the exact videos that made me aware of single rank vs duel rank matters, it shows that, swapping a single rank dimm with a dual rank one yeilds performance gains!
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    Single rank vs dual rank memory

    Whats the difference between them ? And do dual rank increase performance over single rank as shown is past LTT and Gamers nexus videos ? I have a singe rank ram in my laptop with 8 ICs, but i do have a spare dual rank module with 16 memory ICs, should i swap to that one ?
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    EVGA Announces SuperNOVA P6 Power Supplies

    The G6 was announced awhile back now and we haven't seen reviews, is it atleast confirmed that Seasonic is the oem ?
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    Electronic Arts Announces the Return of Dead Space

    Andromeda's problems stemmed from the difficult to work with Frostbite engine, seeing this Dead Space reboot will also be powered by frostbite is a concern for sure, but i guess they must have overhauled that engine since then because EA had lots of negative press because their game devs...
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    Electronic Arts Announces the Return of Dead Space

    Am glad dead space is returning, its one of my favourite game franchises, and an acclaimed horror series, i hope ea don't mess this up.
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    Electronic Arts Announces the Return of Dead Space

    its a reboot not a remaster, although a remastered collection of the three games would be nice as they are still great games
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    G.SKILL Trident Z Royal Elite DDR4-4000 MHz CL14 2x8 GB

    up next: G skill releases Trident Z Royal Elite ULTRA
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    Gaming PC upgrade - advice on where to start!

    Upgrade the processor, its not very good at gaming today, buy an i5 11400f with a B560 motherboard and 16gb 3200Mhz ram. If you can wait i would suggest waiting for AM4 or intel adler lake they are suppose to release early next year and have ddr5 memory support
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