• Welcome to TechPowerUp Forums, Guest! Please check out our forum guidelines for info related to our community.

What's your latest tech purchase?

Joined
Jul 5, 2013
Messages
21,970 (6.26/day)
Location
USA
Well when I was installing my new NVME drive. Like a dufus I allowed a drop of coolant to escape my quick connect. I guess it dropped on my RAM because I no longer can get 3600 but only 2400. I have had these in my save for later card on Newegg for months. I paid just under $300 for these but they will be the last set of DDR4 RAM that I will buy.
Have you tried a soft toothbrush, 90%+ IPA and an air blower of some kind to clean it all out? As long as the liquid hasn't been there long, you should be able to clean that up quickly and with no lasting effects.

Gunna say go try that yourself, as i've lost terabytes of data do someone with a f*cking phones magnetic case being sat on top of it
I have, never had any ill effects. Not saying it can't happen though, just that it's unlikely if you keep them away from the drives. I feel for you on the data loss though. That really sucks. Been there, which is why I'm so ardent about doing backups.
 
Joined
Aug 28, 2019
Messages
172 (0.14/day)
System Name 4K 144hz gaming PC :)
Processor Ryzen 9 7950X
Motherboard ASrock X670E Steel Legend
Cooling NZXT Kraken Z73
Memory 2x16GB Corsair Dominator Platinum RGB DDR5 6400 CL38 @ 6200 CL32
Video Card(s) Gainward RTX 4090 Phantom @ GS
Storage WB Black 1TB Pcie4
Display(s) iiyama G-MASTER G4380UHSU-B1
Case Lian Li O11D Evo
Audio Device(s) Realtek ALC1220
Power Supply EVGA Supernova 1300 G2
Mouse Razer Deathadder Essential
Keyboard Razer Ornata Chroma
Software Win 11 PRO
Benchmark Scores Time Spy: 34857 Time Spy Extreme: 19629 Port Royal: 28542 Speed Way: 11257 (Hall of Fame)
AMD released new chipset drivers today with mentions of a BSOD fix in W11 and the new CPU's
+200 vs +0 obviously requires different voltage offsets, especially at lower clocks/idle

Installed them right after changing the CPU, will experiment a bit today with the CO curve (currently -10 and +100 offet, the top examples seem to do -25 and +200 offset when just sticking to the PBO) and see if i get any more crashes or it might have been a TPM issue.

Worked for 5 hours of benchmarking, memtesting, gaming and desktop use yesterday since the last crash, so seems to be fine now with the current settings.
Still "need" to beat the Speed Way and Port Royale scores from the 7600X :laugh:
 

INSTG8R

Vanguard Beta Tester
Joined
Nov 26, 2004
Messages
7,735 (1.16/day)
Location
Canuck in Norway
System Name Hellbox 5.1(same case new guts)
Processor Ryzen 7 5800X3D
Motherboard MSI X570S MAG Torpedo Max
Cooling TT Kandalf L.C.S.(Water/Air)EK Velocity CPU Block/Noctua EK Quantum DDC Pump/Res
Memory 2x16GB Gskill Trident Neo Z 3600 CL16
Video Card(s) Powercolor Red Devil 6950XT
Storage 970 Evo Plus 500GB 2xSamsung 850 Evo 500GB RAID 0 1TB WD Blue Corsair MP600 Core 2TB
Display(s) Alienware OLED 34” 3440x1440 175Hz
Case TT Kandalf L.C.S.
Audio Device(s) Soundblaster ZX/Logitech Z906 5.1
Power Supply Seasonic TX~’850 Platinum
Mouse G502 Proteus Spectrum
Keyboard G19s
VR HMD Oculus Quest 2
Software Win 10 Pro x64
Okay I won’t be able to install it because it’s waiting in the UK for my Xmas holiday. But I was after a 6800XT but this was $50 more than my budget. I can’t wait until I get home on Jan 10th
Never in my wildest dreams did I think I’d ever own a flagship again…:love:
E8FABA2E-E544-40A5-8C01-4B5C089127BE.jpeg
 
Joined
Jan 5, 2006
Messages
14,993 (2.40/day)
System Name AlderLake / Laptop
Processor Intel i7 12700K / Intel i3 7100U
Motherboard Gigabyte Z690 Aorus Master / HP 83A3 (U3E1)
Cooling Noctua NH-U12A 2 fans + Thermal Grizzly Kryonaut Extreme + 5 case fans / Fan
Memory 32GB DDR5 Corsair Dominator Platinum RGB 6000MHz CL36 / 8GB DDR4 HyperX CL13
Video Card(s) MSI RTX 2070 Super Gaming X Trio / Intel HD620
Storage Samsung 980 Pro 1TB + 970 Evo 500GB + 850 Pro 512GB + 860 Evo 1TB x2 / Samsung 256GB M.2 SSD
Display(s) 23.8" Dell S2417DG 165Hz G-Sync 1440p / 14" 1080p IPS Glossy
Case Be quiet! Silent Base 600 - Window / HP Pavilion
Audio Device(s) Panasonic SA-PMX94 / Realtek onboard + B&O speaker system / Harman Kardon Go + Play / Logitech G533
Power Supply Seasonic Focus Plus Gold 750W / Powerbrick
Mouse Logitech MX Anywhere 2 Laser wireless / Logitech M330 wireless
Keyboard RAPOO E9270P Black 5GHz wireless / HP backlit
Software Windows 11 / Windows 10
Benchmark Scores Cinebench R23 (Single Core) 1936 @ stock Cinebench R23 (Multi Core) 23006 @ stock
For my christmas lights and my wireless gamepad..... :D

Screenshot_20221123_233453.png
 
Joined
Sep 10, 2018
Messages
2,898 (1.80/day)
Location
California
System Name His & Hers
Processor R7 5800X/ R9 5950X Stock
Motherboard X570 Aorus Master/ROG Crosshair VIII Hero
Cooling Corsair h150 elite/ Corsair h115i Platinum
Memory 32 GB 4x8GB 4000CL15 Trident Z Royal/ 32 GB 3200 CL14 @3800 CL16 Team T Force Nighthawk
Video Card(s) Evga FTW 3 Ultra 3080ti/Asus Rog Strix 2080ti.
Storage lots of SSD.
Display(s) LG C1 48/ LG 27GN850/ MSI 27 inch VA panel.
Case 011 Dynamic XL/ Phanteks Evolv X
Audio Device(s) Arctis Pro + gaming Dac/ Corsair sp 2500/ Logitech Z 625
Power Supply Seasonic Ultra Prime Titanium 1000w/850w
Mouse Logitech G502 Lightspeed/ Logitech G Pro Hero.
Keyboard Corsair K95 RGB Platinum/ Logitech G Pro
Needed a wireless keyboard.... This ones nice enough.

20221122_185345.jpg
 

Mussels

Freshwater Moderator
Staff member
Joined
Oct 6, 2004
Messages
56,346 (8.41/day)
Location
Oystralia
System Name Rainbow Sparkles (Power efficient, <350W gaming load)
Processor Ryzen R7 5800x3D (Undervolted, 4.45GHz all core)
Motherboard Asus x570 Gaming-F
Cooling Alphacool Apex UV - Alphacool Eisblock XPX Aurora + EK Quantum ARGB 3090 w/ active backplate
Memory 2x32GB DDR4 3600 Corsair Vengeance RGB @3866 C18-22-22-22-42 TRFC704 (1.4V Hynix MJR - SoC 1.175V)
Video Card(s) Galax RTX 3090 SG 24GB: Underclocked to 1700Mhz 0.737v (375W down to 250W))
Storage 2TB WD SN850 NVME + 1TB Sasmsung 970 Pro NVME + 1TB Intel 6000P NVME USB 3.2
Display(s) Kogan 32" 4K 70Hz + Gigabyte G32QC (1440p 165Hz) + Phillips 328m6fjrmb (1440p 144Hz)
Case Fractal Design R6
Audio Device(s) Logitech G560 | Corsair Void pro RGB |Blue Yeti mic
Power Supply Fractal Ion+ 2 860W (Platinum) (This thing is God-tier. Silent and TINY)
Mouse Logitech G Pro wireless + Steelseries Prisma XL
Keyboard Razer Huntsman TE (custom white and steel keycaps)
VR HMD Oculus Rift S + Quest 2
Software Windows 11 pro x64 (Yes, it's genuinely a good OS) OpenRGB - ditch the branded bloatware!
Have you tried a soft toothbrush, 90%+ IPA and an air blower of some kind to clean it all out? As long as the liquid hasn't been there long, you should be able to clean that up quickly and with no lasting effects.


I have, never had any ill effects. Not saying it can't happen though, just that it's unlikely if you keep them away from the drives. I feel for you on the data loss though. That really sucks. Been there, which is why I'm so ardent about doing backups.
My backup drive is what was erased, as i was restoring from them. Now ex-wife sat her phone on top of the PC, which erased the HDD In the dock on the top caddy as i was restoring lost photos of our sons birth (well, of him after - not the actual process)
Fantastic design feature for the PC case, but nothing beats stupidity
1669265870765.png
 
Joined
Aug 20, 2007
Messages
18,879 (3.34/day)
System Name Pioneer
Processor Ryzen R9 5950X
Motherboard EVGA X570 FTW Wifi
Cooling Noctua NH-D15 + A whole lotta Sunon and Corsair Maglev blower fans...
Memory G.Skill Trident Z 32GB (4 x 8GB SR Samsung B-Die) @ DDR4-3600
Video Card(s) EVGA GeForce RTX 3090 Ti FTW3
Storage 2x Crucial P5 Plus 2TB PCIe 4.0 NVMe SSDs
Display(s) 55" LG 55" B9 OLED 4K Display
Case Thermaltake Core X31
Audio Device(s) TOSLINK->Schiit Modi MB->Asgard 2 DAC Amp->AKG Pro K712 Headphones or HDMI->B9 OLED
Power Supply EVGA SuperNova 850W T2
Mouse Steelseries Prime Wireless
Keyboard WASD CODE v3 Keyboard with MX Cherry Green Switches
Software Windows 11 Enterprise (yes, it's legit)
My backup drive is what was erased, as i was restoring from them. Now ex-wife sat her phone on top of the PC, which erased the HDD In the dock on the top caddy as i was restoring lost photos of our sons birth (well, of him after - not the actual process)
Fantastic design feature for the PC case, but nothing beats stupidity
View attachment 271472
That's a cool case feature... and equally sad story.
 
Joined
Jul 5, 2013
Messages
21,970 (6.26/day)
Location
USA
My backup drive is what was erased, as i was restoring from them. Now ex-wife sat her phone on top of the PC, which erased the HDD In the dock on the top caddy as i was restoring lost photos of our sons birth (well, of him after - not the actual process)

View attachment 271472
Oh wow. I see! That's unpleasant!
Fantastic design feature for the PC case, but nothing beats stupidity
I wouldn't go so far as to call it stupidity. Simple innocent mistake. I empathize with the headache and trouble it likely caused. :toast:
 

phill

Moderator
Staff member
Joined
Jun 8, 2011
Messages
13,970 (3.28/day)
Location
Somerset, UK
System Name Not so complete or overkill - There are others!! Just no room to put! :D
Processor Ryzen Threadripper 3970X
Motherboard Asus Zenith 2 Extreme Alpha
Cooling Lots!! Dual GTX 560 rads with D5 pumps for each rad. One rad for each component
Memory Viper Steel 4 x 16GB DDR4 3600MHz not sure on the timings... Probably still at 2667!! :(
Video Card(s) Asus Strix 3090 with front and rear active full cover water blocks
Storage I'm bound to forget something here - 250GB OS, 2 x 1TB NVME, 2 x 1TB SSD, 4TB SSD, 2 x 8TB HD etc...
Display(s) 3 x Dell 27" S2721DGFA @ 7680 x 1440P @ 144Hz or 165Hz - working on it!!
Case The big Thermaltake that looks like a Case Mods
Audio Device(s) Onboard
Power Supply EVGA 1600W T2
Mouse Corsair thingy
Keyboard Razer something or other....
VR HMD No headset yet
Software Windows 11 OS... Not a fan!!
Benchmark Scores I've actually never benched it!! Too busy with WCG and FAH and not gaming! :( :( Not OC'd it!! :(
My backup drive is what was erased, as i was restoring from them. Now ex-wife sat her phone on top of the PC, which erased the HDD In the dock on the top caddy as i was restoring lost photos of our sons birth (well, of him after - not the actual process)
Fantastic design feature for the PC case, but nothing beats stupidity
View attachment 271472
Would there be any way to recover the data at all or is the drive completely worthless/dead type situation Mussles?? I'm really sorry to hear you've lost the data :(
 
Joined
Nov 13, 2021
Messages
133 (0.29/day)
My backup drive is what was erased, as i was restoring from them. Now ex-wife sat her phone on top of the PC, which erased the HDD In the dock on the top caddy as i was restoring lost photos of our sons birth (well, of him after - not the actual process)
Fantastic design feature for the PC case, but nothing beats stupidity
View attachment 271472
I have a couple of those cases left , but I never used that dock , don't know why.
 

freeagent

Moderator
Staff member
Joined
Sep 16, 2018
Messages
5,228 (3.25/day)
Location
Winnipeg, Canada
System Name Street Meat
Processor AMD R7 5900X
Motherboard Asus Strix B550-XE
Cooling Thermalright Frost Commander 140 White
Memory 2x8 G.Skill Trident Z Royal 3200C14, 2x8GB G.Skill Trident Z Black and White 3200 C14
Video Card(s) EVGA RTX 3070 Ti FTW3 Ultra
Storage WD SN850 1TB, SN750 1TB, SN750 500GB, Asus Hyper M.2, 2x Intel 545S 256GB, 1TB Toshiba spinner
Display(s) LG 50UP7100
Case Fractal Torrent Compact RGB
Audio Device(s) JBL 2.1 Deep Bass
Power Supply EVGA G+ 750, Monster HDP1800
Mouse Zowie EC2 Evo
Keyboard Logitech G213
Software Yes
Benchmark Scores Yes
Joined
Jan 25, 2020
Messages
1,404 (1.26/day)
System Name DadsBadAss
Processor I7 13700k w/ HEATKILLER IV PRO Copper Nickel
Motherboard MSI Z790 Tomahawk Wifi DDR4
Cooling BarrowCH Boxfish 200mm-HWLabs SR2 420/GTX&GTS 360-BP Dual D5 MOD TOP-Koolance PMP 450-EK D5 PWM G2
Memory 4x8gb HyperX Predator RGB DDR4 4000
Video Card(s) Asrock 6800xt PG D w/ Byski A-AR6900XT-X
Storage Adata XPG SX8200 PRO 1TB NVMe M.2 / Crucial MX500 1TB
Display(s) Acer XG270HU
Case ThermalTake X71 w/5 Noctua NF-A14 2000 IP67 PWM/3 Noctua NF-F12 2000 IP67 PWM/3 CorsairML120 Pro RGB
Audio Device(s) Klipsch Promedia 2.1
Power Supply Seasonic Focus PX-850 w/CableMod PRO ModMesh RT-Series Black/Blue
Mouse Logitech G502
Keyboard Black Aluminun Mechanical Clicky Thing With Blue LEDs, hows that for a name?!
Software Win11pro

freeagent

Moderator
Staff member
Joined
Sep 16, 2018
Messages
5,228 (3.25/day)
Location
Winnipeg, Canada
System Name Street Meat
Processor AMD R7 5900X
Motherboard Asus Strix B550-XE
Cooling Thermalright Frost Commander 140 White
Memory 2x8 G.Skill Trident Z Royal 3200C14, 2x8GB G.Skill Trident Z Black and White 3200 C14
Video Card(s) EVGA RTX 3070 Ti FTW3 Ultra
Storage WD SN850 1TB, SN750 1TB, SN750 500GB, Asus Hyper M.2, 2x Intel 545S 256GB, 1TB Toshiba spinner
Display(s) LG 50UP7100
Case Fractal Torrent Compact RGB
Audio Device(s) JBL 2.1 Deep Bass
Power Supply EVGA G+ 750, Monster HDP1800
Mouse Zowie EC2 Evo
Keyboard Logitech G213
Software Yes
Benchmark Scores Yes
I know right?! They are listed at 135 up here.. I can’t remember what I actually paid for original FC140 at launch, probably like 150cad.. at least.. since it came from China.

This time I will be more careful with my apparent super strength :D

Edit:

I was going to pull the crossbar off of PA120 to try on my FC140, but nah. It is too nice of a little cooler to start hacking up :)
 
Last edited:
Joined
Jan 25, 2020
Messages
1,404 (1.26/day)
System Name DadsBadAss
Processor I7 13700k w/ HEATKILLER IV PRO Copper Nickel
Motherboard MSI Z790 Tomahawk Wifi DDR4
Cooling BarrowCH Boxfish 200mm-HWLabs SR2 420/GTX&GTS 360-BP Dual D5 MOD TOP-Koolance PMP 450-EK D5 PWM G2
Memory 4x8gb HyperX Predator RGB DDR4 4000
Video Card(s) Asrock 6800xt PG D w/ Byski A-AR6900XT-X
Storage Adata XPG SX8200 PRO 1TB NVMe M.2 / Crucial MX500 1TB
Display(s) Acer XG270HU
Case ThermalTake X71 w/5 Noctua NF-A14 2000 IP67 PWM/3 Noctua NF-F12 2000 IP67 PWM/3 CorsairML120 Pro RGB
Audio Device(s) Klipsch Promedia 2.1
Power Supply Seasonic Focus PX-850 w/CableMod PRO ModMesh RT-Series Black/Blue
Mouse Logitech G502
Keyboard Black Aluminun Mechanical Clicky Thing With Blue LEDs, hows that for a name?!
Software Win11pro
I know right?! They are listed at 135 up here.. I can’t remember what I actually paid for original FC140 at launch, probably like 150cad.. at least.. since it came from China.

This time I will be more careful with my apparent super strength :D

Edit:

I was going to pull the crossbar off of PA120 to try on my FC140, but nah. It is too nice of a little cooler to start hacking up :)
The white and black versions of anything Thermalright are always expensive as hell on Amazon. Thanks for letting us know where to get that gud price ;)

Good choice btw.
 
Joined
May 9, 2012
Messages
7,870 (2.00/day)
Location
Ovronnaz, Wallis, Switzerland
System Name main/SFFHTPCARGH!(tm)/Xiaomi Mi TV Stick/Realme GT2
Processor Ryzen 5 3600 @4.2/i7-3770/S905X/Snapdragon 888 5G
Motherboard MSI MAG B550 Tomahawk/HP SFF Q77 Express/uh?/uh?
Cooling Enermax ETS-T50 Axe aRGB /basic HP HSF /errr.../oh! liqui..wait, no: heatpipe+Graphite
Memory 2x8gb G.Skill Aegis DDR4/8gb DDR3 1600/2gb LPDDR3/12gb LPDDR5 dual channel
Video Card(s) Powercolor Red Devil RX 6700 XT 12gb/Asus GT 730 2gb/Mali 450MP5/Adreno 660
Storage 250gb 870EVO/500gb 860EVO/2TB Sandisk/2x1tb HDD/NVMe 512gb+1tb/1tb SE770G/1TB Arion/500gb/8gb/256gb
Display(s) X58222 32" 2880x1620/32"FHDTV/273E3LHSB 27" 1920x1080/6.67"/Samsung E4 panel FHD+ 120hz
Case Cougar Panzer Max/Elite 8300 SFF/None/back/front glass GG5
Audio Device(s) Logitec Z333/SB Audigy RX/HDMI/HDMI/Dolby Atmos+Fiio KA1+Fiio FH1s 26Ω/Hidizs AP80/Gravastar Sirius
Power Supply Chieftec Proton BDF-1000C /HP 240w/12v 1.5A/4Smart VoltHub PD/SuperDart 65w
Mouse Speedlink Sovos Vertical-Asus ROG Spatha-Logitech MX Ergo/Xiaomi XMRM-006/touch
Keyboard Deltaco DK440R/none/touch
VR HMD Medion Erazer
Software Win10 64/Win8.1 64/Android TV 8.1/Android 12
Benchmark Scores bench...mark? i do leave mark on bench sometime, to remember which one is the most comfortable. :o
Okay I won’t be able to install it because it’s waiting in the UK for my Xmas holiday. But I was after a 6800XT but this was $50 more than my budget. I can’t wait until I get home on Jan 10th
Never in my wildest dreams did I think I’d ever own a flagship again…:love:
View attachment 271405
nice! i love the Red Devil from Powercolor, very good cards for the money (if at msrp ofc, or mmhhh i'd say up to 100$ more still worth it! ) 6950 XT, almost jealous ... oh well my 6700 XT is still awesome even now :D

also

Much wow, such light, so bright, wow tech light! (well it's USB .... i like it!)
1669323283824.jpg1669323283850.jpg1669323283835.jpg1669323283844.jpg

also my B&B (Butt'n Bike) are safe now!
1669323283856.jpg1669323283864.jpg
1669323283871.jpg1669323283878.jpg
(yeah i do put a lock on my front wheel ... i had a bad experience with [censoring] [heavier censoring] [ you don't want to know the words i am still censoring] stealing my front wheel when i was at school some 25yrs ago ... :mad: )
 
Last edited:
Joined
Jun 2, 2017
Messages
5,307 (2.55/day)
System Name Best AMD Computer
Processor AMD 5800X3D
Motherboard MSI X570S ACE Max
Cooling In Win SR36
Memory TEAM EXTREME 3600 32GB 15-15-15-35
Video Card(s) Sapphire Pulse 7900XTX
Storage Seagate 530 2Tb, Adata SX8200 2TBx2, Kingston 2 TBx2, Micron 8 TB, WD AN 1500
Display(s) GIGABYTE FV43U
Case Corsair 7000D Airflow
Audio Device(s) Corsair Void Pro, Logitch Z523 5.1
Power Supply Deepcool 1000M
Mouse Logitech g7 gaming mouse
Keyboard Logitech G510
Software Windows 11 Pro 64 Steam. GOG, Uplay, Origin
Benchmark Scores Firestrike: 24955 Time Spy: 13500
Well it's Black Friday. I have a request for a Gaming PC. They don't want AM5 or Intel. I was just browsing around Newegg and snagged this for $219 CAD. This is the most extreme B550 board that is truly like the B450 E. Even comes with an Expansion card for some RAID 0 loving. It is basically $200 off.



 
Joined
Oct 25, 2018
Messages
744 (0.47/day)
Location
Coriovallum (NL)
System Name Merc v5
Processor I7-8700K
Motherboard Gigabyte Z390 Aorus Ultra
Cooling be quiet! Dark Rock Pro 4
Memory 32GB 3600MHz
Video Card(s) Asus TUF RTX 3080 V2
Storage 3x 1TB M.2
Display(s) LG UltraGear 34GP950G-B
Case CaseLabs Mercury S8
Audio Device(s) Edifier S351DB
Power Supply Seasonic TX-750
Mouse Logitech G600
Keyboard Ducky One's
VR HMD Index
Software W11Pro
Benchmark Scores -
The monitor my boss bought didn't had height adjustment, in 2022! Seriously wtf Philips. :wtf:
So I ordered the Arctic X1-3D monitor arm.
 

Attachments

  • 20221123_113013.jpg
    20221123_113013.jpg
    1 MB · Views: 23

Frick

Fishfaced Nincompoop
Joined
Feb 27, 2006
Messages
17,862 (2.88/day)
Location
Piteå
System Name Black MC in Tokyo
Processor Ryzen 5 2600x
Motherboard Asrock B450M-HDV
Cooling Be Quiet! Pure Rock 2
Memory 2 x 8GB G-skill Aegis 3000 or somesuch
Video Card(s) Gainward RTX 3060ti Ghost OC
Storage Kingston A400 240GB | WD Black SN750 2TB |WD Blue 1TB x 2 | Toshiba P300 2TB | Seagate Expansion 8TB
Display(s) Samsung U32J590U 4K + BenQ GL2450HT 1080p
Case Fractal Design Define R4
Audio Device(s) Line6 UX1 + some headphones
Power Supply Seasonic Core GC500
Mouse Logitech G602
Keyboard Dell Sk3205
VR HMD Acer Mixed Reality Headset
Software Windows 10 Pro
Benchmark Scores Rimworld 4K ready!
our sons birth (well, of him after - not the actual process)

Well this is wildly off topic, but there were a bunch of friends over at some others friends place after their daughter was born. After dinner and the gawking at the baby we just sat around talking, and the new mother asks "So, would you like to see the video?" and I said "ABSOLUTELY NOT" but everyone else said "Oh yes that would be lovely" and so we did watch it. It wasn't exactly shot from front row so to speak, but still one of the more surreal moments in my life.
 
Joined
Jan 31, 2012
Messages
2,217 (0.55/day)
Location
Bulgaria
System Name Sandfiller
Processor I5-7600K
Motherboard Asus PRIME H270M-PLUS
Cooling Noctua NH-L9i (92x25mm fan)
Memory 32GB Corsair LPX 2400 Mhz DDR4 CL14
Video Card(s) Gigabyte GTX1650 OC 4GB DDR5
Storage Cruicial M.2 275GB drive
Display(s) 2560x1080 LG 29" + 1080p LG + 32"TV
Case TT Urban R31
Audio Device(s) Creative Sound Blaster Z
Power Supply Fractal Design IntegraM 650W
Mouse Logitech Triathlon
Keyboard Dell Somethin wireless
Software Windows 11 Home x 64
also

Much wow, such light, so bright, wow tech light! (well it's USB .... i like it!)
Isn't the longevity a problem with these lithium-based stop lights? I mean, how many years it will last before the battery can't hold any more charge?
 
Joined
May 9, 2012
Messages
7,870 (2.00/day)
Location
Ovronnaz, Wallis, Switzerland
System Name main/SFFHTPCARGH!(tm)/Xiaomi Mi TV Stick/Realme GT2
Processor Ryzen 5 3600 @4.2/i7-3770/S905X/Snapdragon 888 5G
Motherboard MSI MAG B550 Tomahawk/HP SFF Q77 Express/uh?/uh?
Cooling Enermax ETS-T50 Axe aRGB /basic HP HSF /errr.../oh! liqui..wait, no: heatpipe+Graphite
Memory 2x8gb G.Skill Aegis DDR4/8gb DDR3 1600/2gb LPDDR3/12gb LPDDR5 dual channel
Video Card(s) Powercolor Red Devil RX 6700 XT 12gb/Asus GT 730 2gb/Mali 450MP5/Adreno 660
Storage 250gb 870EVO/500gb 860EVO/2TB Sandisk/2x1tb HDD/NVMe 512gb+1tb/1tb SE770G/1TB Arion/500gb/8gb/256gb
Display(s) X58222 32" 2880x1620/32"FHDTV/273E3LHSB 27" 1920x1080/6.67"/Samsung E4 panel FHD+ 120hz
Case Cougar Panzer Max/Elite 8300 SFF/None/back/front glass GG5
Audio Device(s) Logitec Z333/SB Audigy RX/HDMI/HDMI/Dolby Atmos+Fiio KA1+Fiio FH1s 26Ω/Hidizs AP80/Gravastar Sirius
Power Supply Chieftec Proton BDF-1000C /HP 240w/12v 1.5A/4Smart VoltHub PD/SuperDart 65w
Mouse Speedlink Sovos Vertical-Asus ROG Spatha-Logitech MX Ergo/Xiaomi XMRM-006/touch
Keyboard Deltaco DK440R/none/touch
VR HMD Medion Erazer
Software Win10 64/Win8.1 64/Android TV 8.1/Android 12
Benchmark Scores bench...mark? i do leave mark on bench sometime, to remember which one is the most comfortable. :o
Isn't the longevity a problem with these lithium-based stop lights? I mean, how many years it will last before the battery can't hold any more charge?
given the price (less than 15chf) and the fact that i already got used to change accu on these kind of little buggers (well softpack accu aren't exactly cheaper ) i wouldn't worry, plus the last one of that kind did last me 10yrs

the front light tho use 2 leds and 2 CR2032 (still have 10 left plus i also need them for a cap that has 2 led in it :laugh: why have to choose between a cap and a headlight when you can have both )

cheap, but reliable enough brand, i also have 2 1.2v Varta AAA accu aside, the "normal" batteries are usually backup
1669369740811.jpg
well i bought the CR2032 recently :D

464c4874ef590fdf4c83a949bae1b921b0df.jpg
 
Last edited:
Joined
Mar 9, 2008
Messages
1,156 (0.21/day)
System Name KOV
Processor AMD 5900x
Motherboard Asus Crosshair Hero VIII
Cooling H100i Cappellix White
Memory Viper 3733mhz 32GB
Video Card(s) EVGA RTX3080
Storage Samsung 970 evo 500gb, Corsair 500gb ssd, 500GB 840 pro & 1TB samsung 980pro. M2.SSD 960 evo 250GB
Display(s) ASUS TUF Gaming VG32VQ1B 165mhz, Dell S2721DGFA 27 Inch QHD 165mhz
Case Corsair 680x
Audio Device(s) ON Board and Hyper X cloud flight wireless headset and Bose speakers
Power Supply AX1200i Corsair
Mouse Logitech G502x plus lightspeed
Keyboard Logitech G915 TKL lightspeed and G13 gamepad
Software windows 10

Elgato Mic, Stream cam and stream deck
 
Joined
Dec 26, 2012
Messages
928 (0.25/day)
Location
Babylon 5
System Name DaBeast! DaBeast2!
Processor AMD AM4 Ryzen 9 5900X 12C24T/AMD AM4 RYZEN 9 3900X 12C/24T
Motherboard Gigabyte X570 Aorus Xtreme/Gigabyte X570S Aorus Elite AX
Cooling Thermaltake Water 3.0 360/Thermalright PA 120 SE
Memory 2x 16GB Corsair Vengeance RGB RT DDR4 3600C16/2x 16GB Patriot Elite II DDR4 4000MHz
Video Card(s) XFX MERC 310 RX 7900 XTX 24GB/Sapphire Nitro+ RX 6900 XT 16GB/PC RX VEGA64 Red Devil
Storage 500GB Crucial P3 Plus NVMe Gen 4 + Kingston NV2 NVMe M.2 PCIe Gen 4 + Teamgroup MP33 NVMe M.2 Gen 3
Display(s) Samsung LC49HG90DMEX 32:9 144Hz Freesync 2/Acer XR341CK 75Hz 21:9 Freesync
Case CoolerMaster H500M/SOLDAM XR-1
Audio Device(s) iFi Micro iDSD BL + Philips Fidelio B97/FostexHP-A4 + LG SP8YA
Power Supply Corsair HX1000 Platinum/Seasonic X-1250
Mouse Zelotes C-18 Vertical Mouse/Tecware Vector Pro/Logitech G603 WL
Keyboard Topre RealForce 103UBMistral BAROCCO MD600RGB/Logitech K345 + G603
Software 64bit Win10 Pro/64bit Win10 Pro
Ordered a budget Leven JS600 4TB SATA SSD, won't see it till I get back to my home country in February. I jumped on it because it was cheap, cheapest deal for a 4TB SATA SSD I've seen in a while, it cost me ~212USD. Dunno if this is a good price for a 4TB SATA SSD, but it's from Taiwan, no China (seen so many 'iffy' China Made SSDs that I ain't too sure about))/ I think guru3d did a review of the 2TB JS600, it seems to perform as expected.
 
Joined
Jun 2, 2017
Messages
5,307 (2.55/day)
System Name Best AMD Computer
Processor AMD 5800X3D
Motherboard MSI X570S ACE Max
Cooling In Win SR36
Memory TEAM EXTREME 3600 32GB 15-15-15-35
Video Card(s) Sapphire Pulse 7900XTX
Storage Seagate 530 2Tb, Adata SX8200 2TBx2, Kingston 2 TBx2, Micron 8 TB, WD AN 1500
Display(s) GIGABYTE FV43U
Case Corsair 7000D Airflow
Audio Device(s) Corsair Void Pro, Logitch Z523 5.1
Power Supply Deepcool 1000M
Mouse Logitech g7 gaming mouse
Keyboard Logitech G510
Software Windows 11 Pro 64 Steam. GOG, Uplay, Origin
Benchmark Scores Firestrike: 24955 Time Spy: 13500
Ordered a budget Leven JS600 4TB SATA SSD, won't see it till I get back to my home country in February. I jumped on it because it was cheap, cheapest deal for a 4TB SATA SSD I've seen in a while, it cost me ~212USD. Dunno if this is a good price for a 4TB SATA SSD, but it's from Taiwan, no China (seen so many 'iffy' China Made SSDs that I ain't too sure about))/ I think guru3d did a review of the 2TB JS600, it seems to perform as expected.
That is a GREAT price for 4TB of NAND.

Ordered a budget Leven JS600 4TB SATA SSD, won't see it till I get back to my home country in February. I jumped on it because it was cheap, cheapest deal for a 4TB SATA SSD I've seen in a while, it cost me ~212USD. Dunno if this is a good price for a 4TB SATA SSD, but it's from Taiwan, no China (seen so many 'iffy' China Made SSDs that I ain't too sure about))/ I think guru3d did a review of the 2TB JS600, it seems to perform as expected.
Where is the link?
 
Joined
Sep 23, 2022
Messages
303 (2.18/day)
System Name Windows | Linux
Processor 13900k | 12700k
Motherboard Pro Z790-A WiFi | Pro Z690-A WiFi DDR4
Cooling FC140 | FC140
Memory 32GB 6400 CL32 | 32GB 3600 CL14
Video Card(s) PNY RTX 4090 | Red Devil 6900 XT Ult.
Power Supply Prime TX-850 | Prime GX-1000
Software Win 11 Pro 22H2 | Debian Bookworm
Top