Looking to pick up an i7 Haswell chip. To be (probably unnecessarily) specific, any of the following would fit the bill:
I'd also like to snag a couple 8GB DIMMS, either DDR3-1333, or DDR3-1600. This is all going in a low-end system running at stock...
I've got a little home-automationy project I've been tinkering on, and a kind forum member gave me an old Asus A8V-VM socket 939 motherboard to use for the control system. Unfortunately the board is giving me some trouble (although it worked fine for the original owner), and I'm having...
Right on. Thanks man. Do you happen to recall what model it is? I seem to recall that 165s were pretty common around these parts because they were a really good value, but I'm really hoping to score a 175 or better...
Yeah, I know; it's a bit of a longshot. But my need for a low-end system for a tinkering project just happens to coincide with me getting a bug up my butt to do some vintage high-end OCing (because, eh, why not?).
If you've got an old, upper-end 939 Opty laying around (if somebody actually had...
My monitor was strobing; no bands of color, no grids or distortion, et cetera, just a rapid on/off strobe effect. So, I opened her up and (after confirming all the caps were in good shape) I baked my board at 375 for 8 minutes as so many others here have. Unfortunately after...
1. Badass enthusiast DDR RAM straight outta 2007: 4x1GB matched set of G.Skill F1-3200PHU2-2GBNS. claimed
2. Miscellaneous 2.5" HDDs, PATA and SATA, in the 60 to 120 GB range
3. PC2-5300 SODIMM, 1x4GB, Axiom brand
1. Five or six standard expansion slot covers
2. A video card for a...