1. #13801
    Quote Originally Posted by FlawlessSoul View Post
    Just ordered a Crucial MX100
    F@#king Scan.co.uk. Every time I order from them, there's a problem. The stock suddenly disappears, or they send me the wrong item, or it's been used. I shouldn't let it get to me, but I try them maybe once a year since I have free shipping from them and without exception there's been *something* they manage to screw up. Would love to be able to just order my stuff and then get it, but noooooo.

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    Meanwhile, in America with Amazon and NewEgg and NCIX and TigerDirect and virtually no problems with either of them.

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    Quote Originally Posted by M0cha View Post
    Meanwhile, in America with Amazon and NewEgg and NCIX and TigerDirect and virtually no problems with either of them.
    until you want to order some Chinese knockoff phones, then DHS will cancel your order for you at customs :P

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    Quote Originally Posted by Cyanotical View Post
    until you want to order some Chinese knockoff phones, then DHS will cancel your order for you at customs :P
    They didn't take my precious Poker II away, and that's all that matters.

  5. #13805
    Does anyone happen to know of a non-RAID PCI-E SATA3 controller that doesn't suck ass, but doesn't cost the earth? Everything seems to use the shitty Marvel 9128 controller.

  6. #13806
    Quote Originally Posted by FlawlessSoul View Post
    Does anyone happen to know of a non-RAID PCI-E SATA3 controller that doesn't suck ass, but doesn't cost the earth? Everything seems to use the shitty Marvel 9128 controller.
    Syba SY-PEX40039 - $15 @ NewEgg

    It uses the Asmedia 1061 controller, which is definitely an improvement over the Marvell. It's still limited to x1 2.0, however.

  7. #13807
    Decided to clean my computer desk and hauled out my tower from it's prison. Little dusty...


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    You could argue you've made your own filters of dust.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Velky View Post
    Decided to clean my computer desk and hauled out my tower from it's prison. Little dusty...
    I found a spider in mine when I went to clean it. ;_;

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    Quote Originally Posted by M0cha View Post
    I found a spider in mine when I went to clean it. ;_;
    Good guy spider-bro, ate all your spiders.
    ..

    In seriousness, I like dust filters a lot, but I should probably clean mine out as well. My new place is more dusty. I could not upload pictures of it looking like it does.

  11. #13811
    Quote Originally Posted by FlawlessSoul View Post
    Does anyone happen to know of a non-RAID PCI-E SATA3 controller that doesn't suck ass, but doesn't cost the earth? Everything seems to use the shitty Marvel 9128 controller.
    Yeah, sadly there doesn't seem to be much in the way of decent SATA3 cards that outperform the ICH10R chipset in any worthwhile way. Seq. Reads might be higher on any SATA3, but the randoms just suck compared to Intel's SATA2. I'll just hold off until my next motherboard upgrade I think. This Gigabyte X58A-UD3R has been a fantastic board otherwise.

    Quote Originally Posted by M0cha View Post
    I found a spider in mine when I went to clean it. ;_;
    I once found a dead mouse in a PC I was repairing(12 years ago or so). Wasn't a pet or anything; poor thing had just gotten in through a hole and gotten stuck inside.

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    Quote Originally Posted by FlawlessSoul View Post
    I once found a dead mouse in a PC I was repairing(12 years ago or so). Wasn't a pet or anything; poor thing had just gotten in through a hole and gotten stuck inside.
    I don't even want to think, how the apartment the owner was living in, looked like. I mean, the smell of a dead mouse isn't exactly subtle.
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    WoW has been a CPU-bound game for much of its lifetime.

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  14. #13814
    Quote Originally Posted by Ghâzh View Post
    I don't even want to think, how the apartment the owner was living in, looked like. I mean, the smell of a dead mouse isn't exactly subtle.
    It hadn't been dead for long, honestly (I didn't exactly do an autopsy, but it didn't seem to have decayed when I pulled it out with a plastic bag over my hand), and it was a PC used in a work environment iirc.

  15. #13815
    Quote Originally Posted by DeltrusDisc View Post
    They are the same studio monitors as I have.

    The Presonus Eris E5s, he came to me asking about buying them, after a while, he got them, he's pretty happy from what I can tell.

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    Wow, just realized how out-of-date this picture is... I'll have to get a new picture soon!
    im always laughing when I see a keyboard with light. do cellair-kids really need them? lolol

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jinbei View Post
    im always laughing when I see a keyboard with light. do cellair-kids really need them? lolol
    Yeah, because screw personal taste, am I rito? xdd

    On a more serious matter, moved my rig around recently, my Achieva Shimian is collecting dust as I have no place to put it.



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    Quote Originally Posted by Jinbei View Post
    im always laughing when I see a keyboard with light. do cellair-kids really need them? lolol
    I leave the lights on on my K70, though I'm pretty sure it's the lowest setting. Not even sure if choice persists through cold boot though, come to think of it.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Drunkenvalley View Post
    I leave the lights on on my K70, though I'm pretty sure it's the lowest setting. Not even sure if choice persists through cold boot though, come to think of it.
    It does. \o/

    It’s great for illuminating your key bindings for each game. You can save your favorite lighting pattern directly to the K70 onboard memory and take your light map with you.

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    Battlestation update

    Time for another update =)



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  20. #13820
    What is that on the side of your case, looks like a ribbon :O
    If you must insist on using a non-sanctioned sitting apparatus, please consider the tensile strength
    of the materials present in the object in question in comparison to your own mass volumetric density.

    In other words, stop breaking shit with your fat ass.

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