Recent content by Darth_Penguin

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    Micro Center: i5 3570K $189.99 + $50 off select Z77 mobos

    Just picked up a 3570K and a Sabertooth board for $328! I originally bought the UD5 but was reading some iffy reviews on it so I took the drive back and exchanged it for the sabertooth. Im not sure what the customer service rep did but after I walked out and looked at my receipt it showed...
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    Intel 320 160GB SSD + Battlefield 3 combo for $154.99 AR FS

    I sent mine out on the 31st of november. USPS said they recieved my documents on the 2nd. I didn't get a confirmation that they had gotten my documents until a few days ago. A day after that they sent the email saying I am going to recieving my rebate in 8-12 weeks. Just be patient it'll come.
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    Seasonic X-1250 vs Plat 1000. Better value?

    Ended up going with the X-1250. Seemed like I couldn't go wrong with either unit and I'm sure having the extra power available isn't a bad thing. I got in in the computer earlier in the week and have been satisfied with it. The finish on this unit is top notch. They give you enough cables to...
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    Seasonic X-1250 vs Plat 1000. Better value?

    I think you are right. I will monitor the 2 and wait for one to be at good enough deal to jump on. Thanks for the insight!
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    Seasonic X-1250 vs Plat 1000. Better value?

    Would you agree that 3 overclocked GTX480's + i7 920 overclocked is going to draw somewhere close to 1000watts? I currently only have 2 but as the used prices for them drop I may end up picking up a 3rd. If I go with the Platinum 1000 I have pretty much ruled out the possibility of 3 480's. I...
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    Seasonic X-1250 vs Plat 1000. Better value?

    I am deciding between these 2 ps's and am having trouble deciding which is the better value. I have read all of the Plat 1000 review and it appears to be a near flawless unit. My issue is that I would be better future proofed If I went with the x-1250 but there are no reviews yet to confirm it...
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    HP 23" LED Monitor XP598AA#ABA: $75 AC shipped @ (starts 11/13)

    Mine is currently sitting at my local staples. I ordered it online and had it shipped to them. I will be picking it up tomorrow and making a custom VESA bracket for it
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    HP 23" LED Monitor XP598AA#ABA: $75 AC shipped @ (starts 11/13)

    Just ordered mine. $75.00 + $2.50 (had to buy a coupon) Pretty damn good deal if for a second monitor me thinks.
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    Triple Mount Large Screen with smaller side.

    The general recommendation for the side panels is going to be to use something with an IPS panel so that you can take advantage of the better viewing angles. LED or not, TN panels offer poorer viewing angles that are greatly exaggerated when rotated in portrait. As for a mount, any mount...
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    G.Skill Sniper Low Voltage (1.25v) 8GB DDR3 1600 + 4GB SDHC = $50 shipped @ NE

    On my P6T6 motherboard with 3 sticks of this ram (1.5v version) the ramsink clears my Noctua NH-D14
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    Seasonic Platinum-1000 Drawing

    daddy needs a new PSU!!! Seasonic > *
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    Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium HD Sound Card $47.99 @ BB

    Im going to stop by the store again tomorrow with the receipt pic and my receipt and see if they will credit me the difference. Figured at $60 it was still worth it but why not try and get it for $48.
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    Sound Blaster X-Fi Titanium HD Sound Card $47.99 @ BB

    Just picked up the last one at the Manalapan, NJ BB for $59.99+tax Sweet deal, thanks OP!
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    Gigabyte AMD E-350 1.6GHz Dual-Core APU + AMD Hudson-M1 Mini ITX Motherboard $59 AR

    Im pretty sure it was from Amazon directly and it was available for at least an hour or 2 before it died.