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Discussion in 'Off Topic' started by Torpor, Jun 5, 2016.

  1. EC_Lee

    EC_Lee Instant Access

    You play tribes on a laptop!!!? :eek:
  2. TylerMarket

    TylerMarket Human Goomba

    Yes :cool:
  3. EC_Lee

    EC_Lee Instant Access

    So... You were maing me in Tribes Ascend with a laptop!!?....o_O
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  4. Wildefyr

    Wildefyr Instant Access

    It's a poker 3 with reds. Best keyboard ever. Only annoying thing is when games bind useful functions to the Function keys by default.
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  5. Archh

    Archh Instant Access

    This makes me miss my Arch setup so much. :(
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  6. WitchDoctor

    WitchDoctor Instant Access

    i cave, here is my stuff

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  7. Torpor

    Torpor Instant Access

    That monitor looks sweet! I'm really tempted to get the Acer 1440p, 144Hz, 27 inch Gsync - but it's nearly $1000 here in Australia. Just don't know if it's within the realms of my budget.

    Also, realistically, how long will a monitor last me before I have to replace it?

    EDIT: The monitor.
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  8. WitchDoctor

    WitchDoctor Instant Access

    It's an ok product. If I had to do it again I'd have spent an extra $200 on the Samsung though.
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  9. Wildefyr

    Wildefyr Instant Access

    As long as the warranty being offered. Anything over that is a bonus.

    But that's a pleb binary distro. I expect better of you.
  10. Schreq

    Schreq Private Tester

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  11. Wildefyr

    Wildefyr Instant Access

    I miss white monitors... They're all drab black or grey or even worse 'gaming colours'. Nothing screams minimal like plain white.
  12. Schreq

    Schreq Private Tester

    Glossy black!
  13. New Blood

    New Blood New Member

    Im getting a new comp just so I can play mid-air without the hardships of using a shitty laptop. Any suggestions for a good Desktop for a decent price? Anything 700 and under would be nice.
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  14. C_Zachero

    C_Zachero Instant Access

    Check out They have some guides for building based on budget, and you can make builds with lists of components.

    Edit: Here's a video they have of a $700 build:
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  15. EC_Lee

    EC_Lee Instant Access

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  16. New Blood

    New Blood New Member

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  17. EC_Lee

    EC_Lee Instant Access

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  18. severance

    severance Instant Access

    4790k @ 4.7ghz 1.25v
    16GB ram
    gtx 980 ti
    512gb nvme
    2x 512gb samsung 840 pro ssd

    stuck with this one for a while o_O
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  19. socalpk

    socalpk Member

    IMG_1231.JPG Alienware Area-51 R2 (Jan 2015)
    i7 5820k
    16 GB ram
    GTX 980
    128gb samsung 850 pro SSD (Win 10 x64)
    multi-TB app/data drives (internal external and networked)

    Dell UltraSharp U3415W curved 34-Inch 21:9 (3440x1440)
    Asus RT-AC88U (running 340 down, 23 up)
    Yeti 30oz (often filled with Cruzan white rum and diet coke)
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  20. SeymourGore

    SeymourGore #1 Stinkiest NA

    Asrock 970m Pro3
    FX 8320
    16 GB DDR3
    XFX Radeon 380
    Samsung 128GB SSD (OS)
    Western Digital 2TB SSHD (Storage)
    Corsair 350D

    Finally recovered from my MSI 890FX GD70 dying, and pretty impressed by the Asrock so far. Not used to this fancy BIOS with its mouse enabled interface. I swapped out the H80i for my old Xigmatek CPU cooler. While the H80i can fit in the 350D case, I'd have to sacrifice my top exhaust fans, as placing the H80i on the rear sacrificed my USB3 connection. Plus, it's rather loud, especially compared to my previous Xigmatek. And the temps are more or less equal. Really wish I took a pic of the interior of the case, even though it's a mATX, cable management was smooth and sexy. Current fan setup are two 140mm in the front for intake, and two 120mm up top for exhaust. All are connected to a cheap Phanteks pwm controller I picked up (forgot that my previous case had built in connectors for extra fans, so had to purchase this controller). Really quiet. I had complained about the wife's imac being noticeable quieter than my old Colossus case, but the 350d is very silent. I can hear a slight whine when one of the fans kicks up. Not sure which one (the fans were a mish mash of brands from previous builds), but plan on replacing all the fans for Noctuas at some point.

    Anyhow, enough talk, here's some pics!

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