addictions are considered disease. some disease grant social security benefits. Hold fire indeed. bad medicine award huge money in lawsuit. games industry next?
i played games ALOT and now as an adult i barely function in any social setting. autistic child? aftermath of games addiction?
I ordered one of these and after a few days it appears to be a healthy drive. 13k power on hours with a power cycle count of 29. The spin up time is ridiculously high however in HD tune (3 billion or so) . Has anyone else encountered this? Took 4 hours to scan, and found no bad sectors and...
I dont post on [H] much anymore. I just came to say i have been researching an upgrade from my slightly aging 8800gt from years ago (great card BTW just started showing its age recently :p)
I sure am glad i didn't fire off the order button too soon for a 970 after researching cards. Just...
I always come to hardocp and the forums to check current news regarding technology and personal opinions on hardware. Its nice to just check the front page in class, see whats going on. Check some hardware reviews.
The forums are an incredible resource. A wealth of information can be had...
I'm running an opteron 175 (2.2g dual core). Just ordered an 8800gt a few days ago. Going to slap an aftermarket cooler on it.
Just wondering how i am doing with my 939 opteron cpu? When will my cpu actually be a bottleneck? I paid a good $500 for this proc new and i know it has dropped...
^^ so a thermal adhesive wouldnt be a good idea unless one were completely sure their card wasnt going to need rma? My concern is because i ordered an S1 accelero and evidently the ramsinks dont have a very good installment method...A dab of superglue in the corner of a ramsink would be permanent?
My 8800gt is currently scheduled to deliver on the 12th of december. Which is the same day dell was estimated to ship my XFX order.
I love the egg, however these cards are still OOS. I'll try to bump this post when they are in stock. I know Hotdeals is an 8800gt frenzy :D
Now OOS.. Does newegg have accurate stock tracking? I placed my order when it said 'in stock.' Does that mean i'm guaranteed a product if i placed the order or am i going to get screwed again like with my dell order? :rolleyes:
1. If i won an X2 5000+ cpu i would jump with joy as i could actually get to upgrade my computer this year. Currently a student with no job money is tight and i cannot input as much money into my hobby as i would like.
2. The new amd quad core cpu is dubbed phenom
Old thread i know.
However, i just received my fourth replacement for the Ballistix memory i purchased a bit more than one year ago.
Recent dead modules: BL6464Z505.16TG
Replacement Modules: BL 6464Z505.16TG2Y
I noticed they changed the heatspreader to a flat, thiner piece of...