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    Case for mini-itx build, been away for a long time

    Elegant in its own way (like anything Apple), but probably not appealing to most computer enthusiasts. The front panel has a power plug in it. I don't like that at all.
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    Case for mini-itx build, been away for a long time

    I'm probably going to build a new gaming rig later this year, and so far the black/red Manta is in the lead for me. It's a bit big for mITX, but you have plenty of room for all-in-one watercooling solutions. Plus the case is sexy as hell. The Phanteks is a nice-looking case, but research...
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    Amazon: BenQ BL2710PT $449 F/S

    Yep. I loaded my cart and saw the price drop. Bit on one. Sales tax in VA sucks, but whatever.
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    New build after four years. Thoughts?

    I dunno. Not really. I suppose I could throw an SSD in there with a clean install of Windows and be pretty good for a while longer. Just like shiny new things!
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    New build after four years. Thoughts?

    That's a nice-looking case, though a little bigger than the Fractal. I like Fractal having the ports on the top panel instead of the front panel, plus the open front for airflow.
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    New build after four years. Thoughts?

    I planned to mainly run Windows 7 from the SSD. Do you install games on them too? What else? I chose 128GB because I figured I wouldn't be using even half that.
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    New build after four years. Thoughts?

    Mainly got the itch, plus I want a somewhat smaller case. That's why I'm going mATX. I'll look into 2x8GB instead. How about the HIS iPower IceQ X² Turbo Boost Clock H280XQMT3G2M Radeon R9 280X 3GB 384-Bit GDDR5 PCI Express 3.0 x16 HDCP Ready CrossFireX Support Video Card?
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    New build after four years. Thoughts?

    Is the 850 Pro $20 better? Do Radeon cards still run way hotter than NVIDIA?
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    New build after four years. Thoughts?

    Current rig is in my signature (Neptune). Looking to order these: CASE: Fractal Arc Mini R2 MB: Asus Gryphon Z97 mATX CPU: i5-4690K RAM: 4x4GB G.Skill Ripjaws Z DDR3-1600 Cas 7 1.5v HSF: Noctua NH-D14 PSU: Corsair HX750i GPU: MSI N760 TF 4GD5 (Twin Frozr GTX 760 4GB) Plus a Samsung Pro 840...
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    Diablo 3 PC for $19.99 @ Gamestop

    I'm seeing $35.
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    25% Off Hotness! Audioengine A5+ Desktop Speaker @ $299

    I have these. See if you can find them cheaper though. I don't remember mine costing that much. http://www.sweetwater.com/store/detail/MoPAD
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    25% Off Hotness! Audioengine A5+ Desktop Speaker @ $299

    The smaller, more PC-marketed Klipsch sets are tinny to me. I ditched my ProMedia years ago. AE blows any of those away. And yes, these have decent lows, but you'll need a sub for any real punch. I have my A5 set on acoustic foam pads.
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    25% Off Hotness! Audioengine A5+ Desktop Speaker @ $299

    This is a typical price. I got the original A5s in 2008 for $300 directly from AE, and I often see discount codes knocking the new version down to $300. But they are nice speakers. If you've never experienced mids before, you're in for a treat.
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    Ratpadz XT $25 w/Free Shipping

    I've been thinking of replacing my XT with a new one. Is there a coupon or something to get it down to $20 shipped again?
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    Logitech HD Pro Webcam C920 - $60 Amazon.com

    Pretty good, though Camel shows it was $49.99 last month.
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    I need a new keyboard. It's been a long time.

    Seems like the K95 is it. Has white LEDs and media keys. Pretty expensive though.
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    I need a new keyboard. It's been a long time.

    I think Cherry Brown is the best choice for me. Typing is more important. I also like a white backlighting. Red and blue are harsh on the eyes in the dark.
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    I need a new keyboard. It's been a long time.

    Since 2002 I've used the old Logitech MX keyboards. I had a wireless MX Duo, plus two wired versions, like this: This is the only design I've ever liked. I've never had issues with key blocking, and I like the media keys and volume dial. The layout is spread out nicely. Are there any...
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    Audioengine A5+ $319.20 shipped with 20% off at audioengineusa.com

    I wouldn't worry about it. There's always a 20% coupon. I used one when I got a pair four years ago.
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    Audioengine A5+ $319.20 shipped with 20% off at audioengineusa.com

    I have a pair of original A5s. Do they still have just the 1/8" inputs?
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    Logitech G400 $29.99 AMAZON

    This is the only mouse design I like. Been using it since the MX Duo ten years ago.
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    Audioengine A2 desktop speakers white $129.99

    I have A5s and they sound very good. Just wish they had better inputs. I wouldn't mind some A2s, but...white...
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    Amazon reminds me of why I am their customer...

    Amazon realizes loyalty is worth spending money on. I can't even remember my last Newegg purchase. In fact, I'm getting close to deleting my Newegg bookmark.
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    [MaxKeyboard] Mechanical Backlit Keyboard Sale $99.99 + FREEBIES

    Hmm. This is tempting. I would really miss multimedia keys though.
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    Iptorrent Invites

    Me, too! With Demonoid gone, it's hard to get all the live shows I can't attend.
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    Gaming Before Bed Negatively Impacts Teens' Sleep

    Did they test it with Parasite Eve?
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    woot your off

    Haha. Speaking of Amazon: :confused:
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    Dell PowerEdge 32 Xeon Cores 64GB RAM, 4 servers in 1 - $1199

    Should mention these are refurbs with 90-day warranties.
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    KotOR II Restored! TSLRCM

    The second one really lacked compared to the first. Can't wait to dive into this.
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    Humble Music Bundle is live

    If they had bigger names, everyone would already own the music. Also it's a bit delusional to think the rights owners to bands as big as U2 and The Beatles (really?) would go for this.
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    Valve Store (NOT STEAM) Summer Sale

    The bookends are neat. These prices are ludicrous though. They want $10 for decals? And that's the sale price?
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    Hacker Evolution - $0 + 20% coupon at GMG

    Why is Capsule a bad thing?
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    Postal 2 Complete on gog.com today only $3.99

    Haha. I read Portal and was baffled. "Portal 2 is an old game already?"
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    Far Cry 3 PC 32.49$ GMG

    404
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    Any Deals on Diablo 3?

    If someone does it, please let us know. I will definitely pay $30 for it.
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    Any Deals on Diablo 3?

    This thread is overflowing with subjective objectivity.
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    Any Deals on Diablo 3?

    I'm just gonna play Torchlight II until Diablo III drops to $35 or so. I got a starter key, and really wanna keep going, but I have a strong feeling I'll regret paying full price for it.
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    Jay Leno and NBC Steal Video, Block Rightful Owner

    It really is. Not funny at all, unless I'm really missing something.
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