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DFI....
They used to spoil us with overclocking heaven at fair prices.

Shoutout to my boy


:(

Nicey, I got LanParty DK 790FX running in my HTPC to this day. They apparently quite durable. :D

Well my BloodRage is atm still in my main PC and its not youngest either..
 
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Donno why BFG is mentioned so much here.
They sucked, and basically capitalized on people's stupidity with base model, OC and OC2 models all have the same cooler and PCB with very slight Mhz core clock increases. They didn't innovate in cooling, software or any other place an AIB should.

Good riddance.
Don't @ me.
What I checked on Google image search, I saw that pretty many of those were reference cards. I never got the idea of paying price premium of factory OC'd reference cards.

Now all their known for is headsets.
Gaming gear for generally. I have a mousepad myself.
 

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What I checked on Google image search, I saw that pretty many of those were reference cards. I never got the idea of paying price premium of factory OC'd reference cards
Back in their time period there was very little innovation or difference in the cards or coolers compared to reference. Our friend seems to have forgotten that.
 
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Back in their time period there was very little innovation or difference in the cards or coolers compared to reference. Our friend seems to have forgotten that.
Exactly, that's why I got just the cheapest reference card (if there was not a better custom model), and OC'd the crap out of them.
 
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Saitek - they had mice and joysticks (among few other things) that looked and felt way ahead of their time. Their performance was well above the average, likely at the very top.
 

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Saitek - they had mice and joysticks (among few other things) that looked and felt way ahead of their time. Their performance was well above the average, likely at the very top.
And some pretty good keyboards that although not top of the line, had nice multimedia buttons, RGB features, and withstood a lot of abuse.
 
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