I'm buying the GPU for gaming only, dont mind them gimping it for mining. but let's be real, that still not gonna deter scalpers and miner to get the whole stock. The only real thing that would reduce the demand from miners are when the crypto currency crashes.
That's the main reason why Hardware Unboxed didnt give much effort to NVIDIA RTX. The hardware is not yet there to make it a viable option to be turned on as default. To get a decent FPS with RTX on, you would at least get 3080. It is not as important as how NVIDIA is portraying. It will be...
i remember reading an article years ago on Intel when they are still riding high on 14nm success. They are into 10nm development and have already started the discussion for 7mn. They also serving their big 5 customers including Amazon, Google and Facebook. Seeing how those big customers are...
AU Optronics line up still on IPS and VA
LG still on IPS
no news when or ever, samsung would produce...
the main factor for me in choosing between the LG and Samsung are the panels. LG is using IPS while Samsung using VA which gives way better contrast. if Samsung hadn't released their Odyssey range, id definitely pick up the LG
for person not wearing contacts on daily basis, it would be a hassle to put them on just to play VR. Also as a former contacts user, mine would felt dry and uncomfortable after a whole day wearing them even after using eye drops.
dude, i live in 30c/86f average country and i always use the hardphones. only have the fan on.
Also i dont think a 5.1/7.1 setup is worth it for gaming as you cant use them when you need to communicate in multiplayer games.
think i stopped using soundcards for almost 20 years, plagued by creative troublesome drivers. only used onboard audio until a few months back. now using external DAC. onboards are sufficient even for gaming, but if you want to improve your listening pleasure, external DACs is the way to go. i...