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  1. trt740

    New 3770k $88.00

    https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00VFMB7M2/?tag=tec06d-20 They were $345.00 but the price was dropped. I will be shocked if this goes through. I ordered one but I will say this looks too good to be true.
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    What is the average overclock on air with a 3770k 24/7 use

    Mine does 4.4ghz at 1.26-1.27v. It does not seem to be the greatest chip ever, but I was wondering if this is an average overclock on air . Mine does very well on the lower end but needs about 1.35v to get truly stable at 4.5ghz and that seems a bit high from what I have been reading. I have...
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    Scratch In Plexiglass

    I thought I would pass this tip on. I scratched my case window very deeply with a screw driver and found that using Brasso polish removed it after a few minutes of intense polishing with a towel. I thought, I would pass this tip along to the members just in case you might make the same error I...
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    trouble with voltage on Maximus IX Hero 1151

    I am having trouble in the bios with my new board and a 7700K. I using the newest bios. If you can help give me some ideas that would be great. Under load my chip voltage jumps to 1.25v and I cannot get it to undervolt. No matter what under load it jumps to that setting. I have manually set the...
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    Help with Maximus IX Hero Crap Motherboard Bios 701

    If you have one post it here. Lets see what you can do. FYI I cheated on Sandy and Ivy and am priming a 4.9 stock voltage on air. No big deal but even after I said I wouldn't, I did. My 2400+ ram fried during prime and when I went to Microcenter to exchange one kit Bam!!!! I fell in love again...
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    [WTB][US] looking for a mesh side panel for Cosair 650D case

    It is sold out everywhere here in the USA. If you have one or see one let me know. It is sold out here but this is just for reference http://www.corsair.com/en-us/obsidian-series-650d-mesh-side-panel-insert
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    Website claiming to offer hand selected Overclocking chips.

    Theses are supposedly already tested processors that are verified as good overclocking . It is supposed to save you the hassle of looking for good chips. Thus, you pay a bit higher price for a better overclocking deal. What do you think? Good deal, or does it take the fun out of It? Here it is...
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    Akasa Venom Medusa Universal 8-Heatpipe Cpu Cooler

    Anyone own this cooler. It looks like a total beast and Im thinking of replacing my Pro Meg with it. I can only find one review on the 8 pipe version of this bad boy. http://www.sidewindercomputers.com/akvemecpucom.html I found it for $69.00 . Review on the cooler...
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    Corsair Bulldog What do you think of this

    http://www.corsair.com/en-us/landing/bulldog video demo of the case
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    40% off on Battlefield One Today. Starwars Battlefront 67% Off $9.99

    Several other deals as well. I really like the combo sale on Titan fall 2 and Battlefield One https://www.origin.com/usa/en-us/store/deals/holidaysale
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    Anyone Ever Tried an 1155 Xeon 1290v

    Anyone ever tried the intel third generation top chip in a consumer 1155 montherboard. I have been offered one but I'm not sure it will work? Xeon 1290v. http://ark.intel.com/products/65722/Intel-Xeon-Processor-E3-1290-v2-8M-Cache-3_70-GHz
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    Article / Video review comparing old with new OC intel chips and the need to upgrade?

    Very good read for 1155 motherboard owners. http://www.eurogamer.net/articles/digitalfoundry-2016-is-it-finally-time-to-upgrade-your-core-i5-2500k To get a boost you need faster ram or tighter ram and the gap between the newer chips seems to shrink a bit. Added a very good video review...
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    Question On 2500k at 4.6ghz

    What would the performance come close to on any of the newer Intel chips at this Overclock. Any Ideas on this? With the newer chip at stock of course. FYI trying to go higher on air, so far so good. I"m going to shoot for 4.7Ghz. I'm cooling with air on a Pro Meg that I have had for years. At...
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    Titain Fall 2 50 percent off on PC

    listed on Origins site. https://www.origin.com/usa/en-us/store/titanfall/titanfall-2/standard-edition $29.00 for the basic game $39.00 for the deluxe And it is very good.
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    What do you think of this card to replace my old GTX 660 1.5 gb

    I picked it up for $102.00 and free shipping and a bundled game . I'm going to be using at 21.9 resolution 2560 x 1080 on a 29 inch Ultra Wide LG 2k Monitor. My GTX 660 does okay on Battlefield 1 but only with the setting turned down. I'm hoping this will help do to the 4gb of ram increase. What...
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    Oldtimer needs advice on a new Gpu

    I have a GTX660 but it is a version made for Alienware ( It is a cut down GTX670) . It has less ram 1.5 gb than a GTX660 but more shaders . The OEM card has more processors (1152 vs 960), 20% more texture units (96 vs 80), lower clock (Core, Boost clocks lower by about 10%, Mem clock 5.8Ghz vs...
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    [WTB][US] Intel 3770K

    Looking to buy one. If you have one for sale let me know.
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    [US] Acer A700 tablet 1920x1200 HD with Tegra 3 249.99

    This tablet was plagued with heat issues, but Acer resolved this with a jelly bean update that down clocked the CPU to 1.2 ghz and improved performance with optimization. This tablet is not as quick as an Infinity Pad but is still very nice for $249.00, and the display is very nice. Also, even...
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    Can a SSD Hard drive be installed in a IDE laptop

    I have a old Compaq Presario R3000 Laptop that I am trying to breath a little more life into. I was wondering if it is possible to install a SSD drive into this older Windows Xp machine. I have never cloned and installed a SSD drive, and I was try to figure out if this is possible. Here are the...
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    iPad 3rd 64gb or iPad 4th 32gb which would you buy

    I can buy a iPad 3rd Generation 64gb for $499.00 or a iPad 4th 32gb for $559.00 The difference is the iPad 4th Generation has a faster processor and a better charging cord but everything else is the same. I do not wish to hear about an Android Tablet. I love the Androids like the Asus Infinity...
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    [US] iPad 3rd Generation 64 gb 499.00

    At Micro Center and Best Buy will match the price. They were 650.00 last month. http://www.microcenter.com/product/387330/iPad_(3rd_Generation)_64GB_Wi-Fi_Black
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    [FS][US] iPad 3rd Generation Blk 16gb mint 3 months old

    I am selling my iPad 3rd Generation Wifi Blk 16 gb iPad. It is in perfect condition. It has no marks on the screen or on the back. It comes with the orginal reciept. Again it is 3 months old, in mint conditon and comes with all the orginal items cord and box. I am also including the orginal...
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    Looking to replace my iPad 3 16gb need some advice

    I love my iPad 3. The device is fantasic but it does not have enough built in memory for all my school work. So I am going to go the android route and want some advice on what to go with. I would buy a iPad 3 64 gb but it is way out of my price range. I am currently looking at these two tabs. I...
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    [US] Sapphire 7970 free shiiping 3 games 359.99 after rebate

    SAPPHIRE 100351SR Radeon HD 7970 3GB 384-bit GDDR5... This is a very good card. Not a Black Friday deal but still very good.
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    anyone ever seen one of these they are rare I believe

    I just picked one up and it is a very good card. ' look at the shader and ropes and memory