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Anyone ever ordered from Hardwareking.net? I think they're based in Germany but it seems they only accept payment through Money Order/Cheque.

They have the cheapest 1090t I can find :p
 
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Anyone ever ordered from Hardwareking.net? I think they're based in Germany but it seems they only accept payment through Money Order/Cheque.

They have the cheapest 1090t I can find :p
Haha I don't know man... seems a bit dodgy to me, you'd think they'd at least take card? or Paypal?
 
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Haha I don't know man... seems a bit dodgy to me, you'd think they'd at least take card? or Paypal?
Yea and it seems I've made an order but there's no way to pay at the checkout; they've sent me an invoice and everything :roll: Time to hope I'm not under obligation!!

How you doing man?
 
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Yea and it seems I've made an order but there's no way to pay at the checkout; they've sent me an invoice and everything :roll: Time to hope I'm not under obligation!!

How you doing man?
Good man, mobo is awesome. Off ill these last couple of days, so had time to have a play and OC the Core 2 Duo on it. How's the X4 945? and how are you? :toast:
 

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Just filed a support ticket with seagate about my recently replaced Spinpoint F1 that sounds like a rampantrabbit on steroids when plugged in. Hopefully they will reply and agree to exchange it for something that I can at least sell on ebay for a half decent price compared to this samsung

Who would want to buy a hard drive that sounds like a rampantrabbit when you plug it in??

so fingers crossed.
 

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well. Hats off to Seagate, They already got back to me.

Unforunately their RMA system doesnt quite recognise SAMSUNG serial/partnumbers yet so I cant get an RMA which means the information the rep gave me was totally useless as i cant even get to the stage where i locate a seagate service/repair center here in the UK

/facepalm
 
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Good man, mobo is awesome. Off ill these last couple of days, so had time to have a play and OC the Core 2 Duo on it. How's the X4 945? and how are you? :toast:
Yea fantastic cheers, just trying to get my mates system running properly lol I'm giving BF3 a hammering too when I got time

Question to all: I'm trying to get hold of a used 1090t - what sort of price should I be looking at? Not willing to wait for one shipped abroad so I'm just checking out prices on the UK market.
 
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I've just noticed that on steam, 91% of GPU's are now DX10+, really puts into perspective how few PC gamers are using DX9 cards at the moment

Steam also makes a good point about Apple's anti Adobe Flash thing they are doing, they may think it's a good idea, but if 97% of people have decided to install it on their PC's, wouldn't that same 97% want it on their phone?
 

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Apple's anti Adobe Flash thing they are doing, they may think it's a good idea, but if 97% of people have decided to install it on their PC's, wouldn't that same 97% want it on their phone?
Apple never really make sense unless you can afford to be so stupid...
 

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Should i buy an asus Xonar dx pci-e card or not?

At the moment i am using onboard sound connected to my Yamaha dsp a5 by digital optical cable.
 

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Should i buy an asus Xonar dx pci-e card or not?

At the moment i am using onboard sound connected to my Yamaha dsp a5 by digital optical cable.
Why not? I love my Xonar DS.
 

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I think i might well buy one then, its even reasonable at £49.99 from pcworld.
 
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I think i might well buy one then, its even reasonable at £49.99 from pcworld.
If you set up the 'Dolby Digital Live' then you can have actual Surround sound through the optical output, as opposed to the normal 2 channel PCM a PC outputs through an optical port
 

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i just found a dell xps with a e6600/1gb ram/2x250gb hdd on raid 0(im guessing not powered it yet)/7950gx2 and xfi sound card and a 4x18amp rail 750watt psu
 
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i just found a dell xps with a e6600/1gb ram/2x250gb hdd on raid 0(im guessing not powered it yet)/7950gx2 and xfi sound card and a 4x18amp rail 750watt psu
How much was it?

@Cheesy-Adobe Flash can go fuck itself but until most sites stop using it your better off with a powerful android phone to run flash. Same with Javascript, it can go fuck itself.
 

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jackpot?
 

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It was free, dumped outside someones house, the guy said take it when he saw me looking at it. It was a fecker to get home on my bike lol, it weighs 57lbs. Its a dell xps 710

It boots up fine and has win xp pro on it.
 

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LMFAO!!!! some mother's do have em cheesy999!
 
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LMFAO!!!! some mother's do have em cheesy999!
Yeah

the thing is it's hard to know whether he's just trolling or if he's actually that stupid :laugh: