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    It will have had a good two years. At least it got more use than 2011, which had 3 processors released in its lifetime, of which only one was really worth getting (discounting the xeon server stuff which, as far as I know, is incompatible with the "normal" 2011 motherboards and cpus).
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    Quote Originally Posted by Butler Log View Post
    It will have had a good two years. At least it got more use than 2011, which had 3 processors released in its lifetime, of which only one was really worth getting (discounting the xeon server stuff which, as far as I know, is incompatible with the "normal" 2011 motherboards and cpus).
    Umm.

    Four.

    i7-3970X is coming out.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Adappy View Post
    Nope, Deltrus is just weird like that

    I usually just have one or two open depending on what I'm looking up and close the ones I'm not looking at actively.
    That's why your post count is so low!!

    I GOTTA USE MY RAM!!!! lol
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    Currently using 2.53GB RAM out of my 8GB :/

    I think I have managed to get above 4GB once, when I had WoW, D3 and MoP beta open while running something like 15 or 20 firefox tabs.
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    I was using 8.75GB used the other day when I had about 42 Chrome tabs open, Rift, and then other miscellaneous small programs, as well, Skype, Steam, etc.

    When I open up VMWare Workstation 8.0.2 though and fire up Linux or Windows XP, or both for that matter, the memory used skyrockets.
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    Ordered a bunch of stuff from Proshop.dk, Computersalg.dk & Komplett.dk, Proshop came in first, with delivery on the first day ^^


    Finally have a bag for school/carrying stuff
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    Icky flashy Thermaltake bag. ;p

    I'm still using some messenger bag I got at the ripe age of like 16. So it's about 7 years old and it murders my shoulder when I use it.

    Good messenger bag, goooooood.
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    You can carry it in 3-4 different ways. ^^

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    I don't care how you can carry it or how many ways.

    I don't like it. =|
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    Quote Originally Posted by Butler Log View Post
    It will have had a good two years. At least it got more use than 2011, which had 3 processors released in its lifetime, of which only one was really worth getting (discounting the xeon server stuff which, as far as I know, is incompatible with the "normal" 2011 motherboards and cpus).
    2011 was aimed at 1% market share. I think it's been living up to expectations.
    And considering that Ivy Bridge-E is back on the intel plans, and like DeltrusDisc said, i7 3970X is due - I'd say it's not dead yet.

    1155 seems to last a shorter time than 1156 did. - Especially if you consider the B2 debacle making 1156 a better choice than 1155 for a few months longer than intended.

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    So I realized I had had my Windows XP Pro 32 bit installation with 20GB of preallocated space on my SSD and not on a HDD/E-HDD, so now I am moving that over to my external and going to delete it from my SSD.

    Whoever said 128GB SSDs were small is sorely mistaken. The amount of stuff I have jam packed on it with 5+GB free is insane!
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    I've got ~11GB left on my SSD, probably all the screencaps, music, podcasts & movies I can't be arsed to move xD
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    Quote Originally Posted by DeltrusDisc View Post
    A bigger 360 rad can be fit in the roof of the HAF X with push/pull, as well, last I checked.

    btw we're going pretty off-topic, maybe we should make a thread dedicated to debating which chassis is best for what. :P
    A slimmer rad is going to have the same temperatures as a thicker rad if you're running low-RPM fans. My brother's got Scythe GTs running 800RPM.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Drunkenvalley View Post
    A slimmer rad is going to have the same temperatures as a thicker rad if you're running low-RPM fans. My brother's got Scythe GTs running 800RPM.
    I'LL SHOW YOU!!!!



    (done just now for examplez)
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    Quote Originally Posted by inux94 View Post
    You can carry it in 3-4 different ways. ^^

    As the Youtube comment said, "what about the case?"

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    wait, there's a case? For what?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Drunkenvalley View Post


    Brb, gonna turn off my computer and cold boot on video.
    Mind you, there's an option in UEFI to set how long it's going to wait after actually completing. On the first vid of Z77 Sabertooth it's set to 1 sec. Here it's 3 sec...


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    wtf NO BEEP?!
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    Quote Originally Posted by DeltrusDisc View Post
    wtf NO BEEP?!
    One downstairs had a speaker installed for boot. I keep forgetting to remove it lol.

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    pffffff.

    Beeps help diagnose probwims!
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    Quote Originally Posted by Drunkenvalley View Post
    One downstairs had a speaker installed for boot. I keep forgetting to remove it lol.
    That was like the first thing I did after booting successfully, those things are bloody loud.

    edit: if you have no probwims, you have no need for half the town to hear your computer beep every time you start it up.
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