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    Well, that's a lot of 3080s...

    For a $7 cafeteria meal? Not worth it to me.
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    Asus X570-P $127 @ Amazon

    Board is working great for me. I paid $150 in June.
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    Zen 3 Launch Availability

    My 5800X ordered from Amazon early Nov 21 arrived yesterday, Nov 28. Pulled the 2700X out of an Asus Prime X570 P and installed the new chip. Civ VI Gathering Storm AI benchmark went from 66 sec per turn to 31 sec. Witcher 3 @ 4K with a 6800 went from sinking to 40 fps riding through the land...
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    I Bought a 6800 / 6800 XT Today!

    I have the 6800 running a 4K CX48 over HDMI with 2 Dell 1600x900 monitors on the sides connected via DP. I didn't even have to set up a multi-monitor profile when I installed the Radeon driver - it detected the 3 monitors and arranged them as I wanted. I did have to dig through Windows...
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    Scalper group says it has ‘no regrets’ over reselling 3,500 Playstation 5 consoles

    Naw, I'll just enjoy my 6800 with my new CX 48.
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    Scalper group says it has ‘no regrets’ over reselling 3,500 Playstation 5 consoles

    If anybody defending the scalpers here wants to buy a very lightly used Radeon 6800 for $1500, let me know. /s
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    I Bought a 6800 / 6800 XT Today!

    https://www.techpowerup.com/review/asus-radeon-rx-6800-xt-strix-oc-lc-liquid-cooled/39.html 6800XT looks really good with H2O cooling, over 2700MHz OC. Asus is upcharging $250 for the AIO, though. ☹️ Makes the 6900XT more tempting once you get to those prices.
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    I Bought a 6800 / 6800 XT Today!

    That seems to be more than any other model so far.
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    First Time Team Red - thoughts and ideas?

    Dude, with Nvidia you can use DLSS to upscale 1440p to 4K then use DSR to downscale 4K to 1080p. It's win/win! The more you buy, the more you save!!!
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    Zen 3 Launch Availability

    The 5800X I ordered from Amazon on 11-21 had the ship date moved from Jan 7-17 to Dec 22-Jan 2 to Dec 2-12 to Dec 1. Looks like AMD is doing better than anticipated in getting stock shipped.
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    Zen 3 Launch Availability

    Gone
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    Zen 3 Launch Availability

    Amazon emailed to change the delivery date of my 5800X from Jan 7-17 to Dec 22-Jan 2.
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    Zen 3 Launch Availability

    Just saw the 5800X available on Amazon and ordered. Expected delivery Jan 7-17. At least I'm in line...
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    I Bought a 6800 / 6800 XT Today!

    My 6800 is out for delivery. Looking forward to connecting it to my new CX 48 to see how Freesync works.
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    I Bought a 6800 / 6800 XT Today!

    Buying hardware has become like buying concert tickets, back when there was such a thing as a concert.
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    I Bought a 6800 / 6800 XT Today!

    Probably because of the scalper listings already on eBay.
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    I Bought a 6800 / 6800 XT Today!

    Freakin' bot.
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    I Bought a 6800 / 6800 XT Today!

    AMD site only led to a "page does not exist" message. Newegg only showed a Gigabyte card that's OOS. Refreshing all 4 (2 6800XT and 2 6800) items on Amazon finally got me a 6800 for the price of a 6800XT. What a bargain!
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    Six monitors and video card question

    I don't know about other manufacturers, but LG has software that divides their monitors into "virtual" screens, so you could have 4 applications snapped to 4 1080P sections of a 4K screen.
  20. J

    BREAKING: Hostage situation at Ubisoft Montreal

    Unfortunately, Adam Jensen is being held hostage by Eidos.
  21. J

    Possible RTX 3080 Ti FE?

    All 17 of them.
  22. J

    Apple M1

    But is it MAGICAL!!?!!? Is that what the M stands for? And why did they name their OS after a waterbed store?
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    Zen 3 Launch Availability

    This does not bode well for the 6800/XT launch.
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    Zen 3 Launch Availability

    "Delivery by Monday, November 16 for Prime members." Sounds like they're sold out and taking orders against the next delivery.
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    Zen 3 Launch Availability

    Got one for 5800X?
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    Zen 3 Launch Availability

    Still only getting old parts searching "ryzen 5800X" on Amazon.
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    Zen 3 Launch Availability

    5900X and 5950X are. 5600X and 5800X still showing available.
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    Zen 3 Launch Availability

    Found anything on Amazon? When I search "Ryzen 5800X" all I get are 2XXX and 3XXX parts.
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    Possible RTX 3080 Ti FE?

    Nvidia doesn't know whether to shit or go blind.
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    Who are you in GPU? Please. Thank you!

    Is a 1080Ti soft now? I'd say I'm [H]ard enough not to give AMD or nVidia my $$$ until they produce a card that's actually an upgrade at a price comparable to what I paid for my current card. I'm going to try to get a 6800XT.
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    Where Gaming Begins: Ep. 2 | AMD Radeon™ RX 6000 Series Graphics Cards - 11am CDT 10/28/20

    I want a 6900XT, but I'll probably go for a 6800XT. Those graphs make me feel better about "settling". I don't see $350 worth of performance over the 6800XT, but that's usually how it goes with the top card. I'm more interested in the minimum FPS - we'll see how that goes with the reviews. I...
  32. J

    Intel using Samsung to fab Xe graphics?

    Hope it's not the 8mm node. https://www.techpowerup.com/273802/raja-koduri-to-present-at-samsung-foundry-forum-amid-intels-outsourcing-efforts
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    [WCCF] [IgorsLab] Alleged performance benchmarks for the AMD Radeon RX 6800 XT "Big Navi" graphics card have been leaked out.

    Three generations of cards is enough to establish a consumer perception that "Nvidia=faster". That's why I think AMD still needs to hit Nvidia on price this generation. Being a better value WITH better performance is going to be the quickest way to win back mind share. Then AMD can charge...
  34. J

    Navi 21 XT to clock up to 2.4GHz

    If the XT is 250W, I could see AMD doing an XTX at 325 or so. Wouldn't be more power hungry than the 3080.
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    Navi 21 XT to clock up to 2.4GHz

    https://www.techpowerup.com/273490/amd-navi-21-xt-seemingly-confirmed-to-run-at-2-3-2-4-ghz-clock-250-w And supposedly there is an XTX version with higher performance. With the 5700XT clocking around 2GHz, that's a 20% clock increase on top of the doubled compute units.
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    The Great RTX 3080 Scalping event has begun!

    Ah, a return to the days of the mining craze, when you had to buy a whole pre-built system to get a video card.
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    AMD Confirms Zen 3's Performance Is Monstrous and Speculation Thread

    I will be very interested to see if the 5900X is 6x2 or 8+4. For binning purposes, 6x2 makes a lot of sense. In that case, I would prefer a full CCX 3800X to the 2X 6 core solution, since I don't do a lot of encoding.
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    Physicists Build Circuit That Generates Clean, Limitless Power From Graphene

    Then the black holes we have observed have also fallen into the event horizon of a black hole.
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    Members of piracy group Team Xecuter were charged with 11 felony counts

    DMCA is one of the worst pieces of legislation to come out of a place famous for shitty legislation.
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