Is there any difference between intel retail edge cpu's and the retail ones?
example to many 4930k are being sold for 450$ ~ $500 while retail stores sell it for 580$ ~ 620$
all the intel retail edge cpu's are using the same batch starting with 3331b5xx, this specific CPU's could be bad in...
in my country Foxconn Mars is available and I really like it, but it has an older chipset P35. There is also P5Q-E available, but I read some bad reviews about the P5Q-E, so my choice is between the Foxconn Mars ($190) and the Asus P5Q-E ($210), I will use an E8400 CPU.
I also want to know if...
I found Mushkin 991521 (1GB) HP2-5300 for 102$ and I can get 2x and use it in dual channel for total of 204$ which seems good to me, the dual pack of this memory costs 270$. will I suffer from problems in dual channel or stability if I got this ram seperate (same model/same company) but not dual...
I'm currently using gigabyte mobo with vga built in geforce 6100 and AMD64 3500+ AM2 new boxed didn't open it, also still no ram, so I didn't yet completed the system
I have 2 choices
Geforce 7600GT + AMD X2 4200 and I can sell the 3500+ and get 1GB DDR2
Geforce 7600GT + 2GB DDR2...
there is an option in nvidia forceware named: Full Screen Video, so I can choose to Full screen secondary display. the benefit of it that for example I can open a movie in windows media player and browse internet at the same time, but only the movie will be shown in my television using TV-out...
I have choices between this motherboards:
Gigabyte GA-M55plus-S3G Nvidia 6100 & 430
Gigabyte GA-M51GM-S2G Nvidia 6100 & 430
BIOSTAR TForce 6100 AM2 Nvidia 6100 & 410
ASUS M2NPV-VM Nvidia 6150 & 430
it will be paired with A64 3500+ and 1GB DDR2 800
DFI INFINITY NF ULTRA-II-M2 Vs BIOSTAR TForce 550
some reviews for the DFI:
TForce 550 review:
I have this choices
1- GigaByte NVIDIA® nForce 590-SLI GA-M59SLI-S4
2- ASUS M2N-E NVIDIA nForce® 570 Ultra
both are same prive , I really like the...
I have strange problem which happen random: sometimes when I hit the power I hear 1 Long Beep only, strange that windows continue to loggin and I hear the windows welcome sound but I can't see anything on my monitor, I just try time after time till the pc turn and I hear normal short beep, what...
checking the +12v with speedfan program, I got this readings:
min: 12.04 max 12.16 average 12.10
when you compare min and max, it is about 0.12 jitter
I want to know if I am in safe side , or I have to worry about this falculation ?
I was hoping +12 falculate by atleast 0.06...