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    Official EVGA Ampere Queue Thread

    I was able to snag a 3080 from new egg, mainly staying on this to help a buddy who is still looking for one.
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    Your CPU progression

    oof been a long time I know i am forgetting a couple pieces of information and maybe one or two processors.. 286 (technically not mine helped a friend build it ) 8088 (technically not mine, but was working for a pc repair place that let me build it and take home for a while) 8086 (technically...
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    Disney may be resurrecting Lucasfilm Games

    All I have been asking for is an "remastered" version of the x-wing/tie fighter series. I still have the originals and play them from time to time but would like to see updated graphics and controls. I guess the closest thing would be squadrons at the moment.
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    strange isp problem

    I was thinking routing as well, but only from some IPs going to other IPs? I may need to see if they will hire me part time just to look at their network setup. I am very curios into what was going on. The only other thing I can think of might be some horrible QoS was implemented. but then...
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    strange isp problem

    This is more for my curiosity to get people's opinions on what might have been going on. So I was having this problem with my ISP over the last 4 or 5 days where I could not VPN to work at all. Thankfully I was technically on vacation and didn't really have to work. From a packet capture on my...
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    The [H] RTX 3080 owners thread.

    Waiting for it to arrive but was able to snag a bundle from newegg. Should arrive Friday for my new build. I was following following a few discords and twitter accounts to get notifications. Ended up getting the newegg "we are going to stock things at x time" message, refresh at that time and...
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    I Bought a RTX 3080 Today!

    wow that seems amazing, grats on all the new hardware :). Now If I could just get a single GPU i would be done for the next 4-5 years.
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    GPU stock numbers

    that would be that granular level stuff I am not sure if Nvidia or AMD would ever provide. If they said we sold 100 to HP and 5k to Dell, then those companies might start having issues with them for distribution. But if they could just say hey we shipped 10k units to USA, 5k to Mexico, etc...
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    I Bought a RTX 3080 Today!

    im still showing sold out on the app at the moment edit. some are showing the unavailable nearby others still just say sold out and i think i saw one coming soon still.
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    GPU stock numbers

    makes sense. I guess if the PR about "paper launches" were to ever actually affect these companies they might be a little more forward with such data. I can see good and bad about releasing such numbers publicly and am i am sure the companies weigh it on which would help profits if have any...
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    GPU stock numbers

    I am wondering if anyone knows is there public data available to show things like NV or AMD sold x number of cards? for example NV sold 5,432 3080 GPUs. Or even better broken down to the retailer as an example Newegg sold 3 Asus 3060ti, 4 AMD 6800xt, 1 EVGA 3090 and so on? They may not have...
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    It's official: RTX 3060Ti

    I tried this morning just to see if i could get anything for a new pc build. No luck, and still no idea what is going on with BB still so many coming soon listings. Meh, parts will continue to collect dust until can build i guess.
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    It's official: RTX 3060Ti

    I see these listed on BB site and EVGA, but only 4 models on BB site. I cant seem to find them on any of the other typical sites. Anyone spotted the prices on the other AIB boards yet?
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    Let's play a game: Explain this to me - (a VC choice and cost discussion)

    my budget is my first limiting factor. I will shop within that and ignore anything outside of it for my use. Within that budget features required is next on my list for selection. If card 2 can do everything i need for that much less i am getting it. But if card 1 has a feature I...
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    USB-c on 6800XT

    I personaly have been wondering about its use myself. even the partner 6800 boards dropped it from the non reference models.
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    I Bought a 6800 / 6800 XT Today!

    still cant get one to my cart to check out. i know in time the stock will meet demand but when i saw the pricing for partner boards it seems like they are either the same as the 3080s or in some cases more. at that point any pricing/performance advantage for me personally is eliminated and...
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    Which 6800/xt AIB Card Do you want? Poll with pics

    I was hoping for an MSI or Sapphire board. After seeing the pricing on the partner boards with their mark up above the reference not sure anymore. For me personally was looking at 6800xt. with these prices the 6800xt are almost the same or more than the 3080. I know these are all very...
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    AMD issues guidelines to retailers to prevent Radeon RX 6000 scalping

    Im in the same boat as your friend. have a box full of expensive components but no GPU to power it on with. Might break down and buy a 5700 in a few weeks if cant secure a 6800 just to have something to use
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    I Bought a 6800 / 6800 XT Today!

    Nice congrats on getting one. Looooong time ago i was part of their system builder community. Is that basically the same thing or is there a new venue for these lists?
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    I Bought a 6800 / 6800 XT Today!

    So any thoughts on when should be checking sites for availability? 9am est each day you think?
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    I Bought a 6800 / 6800 XT Today!

    Thank you for the details on that. I have faith AMD will be shipping as much as possible to try and fill that void. I just long for the days of product being in stock for an hour versus gone in seconds/minutes. Meh will keep trying till i succeed.
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    I Bought a 6800 / 6800 XT Today!

    If I am not mistaken only the referance cards were being released today with AIBs coming next week? So far since 8am CST on newegg, amazon and best buy only seen the AIB boards. on AMds site finally saw the cards listed for direct sale but the add to cart button didnt do anything. now they...
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    Question about non-reference card releases

    I could be wrong but i believe it is generally a week after.
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    PS5 And Xbox Series X Scalpers Are Charging A Big Premium

    but you obviously you are not taking my luck into account. I could match all numbers on a lottery ticket and still lose.
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    PS5 And Xbox Series X Scalpers Are Charging A Big Premium

    thank you. Yeah seems to be a decent profit then, I just dont think i could do that. The risk of not selling something and me being out time and money just isnt worth it.
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    PS5 And Xbox Series X Scalpers Are Charging A Big Premium

    What I want to know is the ones that sold for 1k how much of that was taken by ebay for their fees?
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    new amd build need help on mobo choice

    thank you all for your comments and insight i do appreciate it
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    new amd build need help on mobo choice

    got the instock notice for the tomahawk a couple minutes ago so snagged that. i did prefer spending little over 200 than 300. now to get ram, m.2 and hope i can snag a big navi card next week
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    new amd build need help on mobo choice

    I have been leaning towards teh tomahawk because its like $80 cheaper at MSRP than the others and has everything i want, its just never in stock and only third party selling for the same price as the unify. I may give it till the end of the week with my alerts ready just in case before i pull...
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    20yrs of [H]

    grats on 20 years. almost there myself, wow
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    new amd build need help on mobo choice

    I am building a new pc with one of the new cpus just released. still gathering multiple parts for this but trying to decide on a motherboard. Below are a few i have been checking out. One of the things I am looking for is ability to flash bios without CPU since I dont have an existing amd...
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    So who else ordered a Ryzen 5000 series CPU?

    I initially had the 5800x in my cart right at launch with newegg but when i tried to finish the checkout said out of stock. so went back and got the 5600x. I was already debating on the two thinking they would be pretty close in performance for my needs guess now I saved some money. either...
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    Zen 3 Launch Availability

    well this morning I put the 5800x in my cart on newegg hit checkout and bam out of stock. got a 5600 though, still an upgrade from my current very old system.
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    Embargo date on Zen 3 reviews

    I figured as much but really wanted them before they went on sale to help in my decision process.
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    Embargo date on Zen 3 reviews

    ugg why are there still no official reviews
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    Will RTX 3070's actually be in stock?

    I hope they are and I hope big navi is in stock at the same time so i can actually have a choice on what to buy
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    HardOCP has always been AMD [H]aters

    I thought we were team Cyrix? why dont i ever get any of the memos?
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    How my current Gaming PC compares to 2020 Consoles

    yeah my gaming rig is getting old now and is worse than 2020 consoles. but I do plan on building a new one later this year or early next depending on parts availability
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    Jensen Huang: Ampere shortages to last throughout the end of 2020

    Can anyone refresh my memory didnt they have supply/demand issues back at the 1080/70 launch as well? I kinda want to think they had these same problems then.
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    After Ampere Launch Survey

    Personally I am waiting until AMD has their announcement but I am really leaning towards a 3070. My system still does everything i ask of it now so I have no immediate need. Just have the huge itch to build a new system, all these product announcements are not helping with the itch.
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