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    Enermax T.B. RGB Fan 3-Pack & RevoBron 600W PSU Luck Draw

    Well... Having RGB fans will definitely kick in the acid flashbacks from the 70's while the PSU will energize my archaic unit back to life with reliable power.
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    The X-Files: Season 11 Official Trailer

    Sweet! I still think season 4 episode 2 is one of the best and gives you the creeps.....
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    AMD Ryzen 5 Reviewer's Kit Giveaway

    You Never Know.....
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    Multi-Monitor Issue

    Both are off the video card
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    Multi-Monitor Issue

    Have a 640GT connected to 2 HDMI splitters to send signal to 2 24" monitors (1929x1080) and 2 48" LG TV Monitors (720p). Monitors are set for "extended" desktop view. This setup worked for awhile but recently have to disconnect the feed to the cpu monitors before turning on the TV monitors...
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    Support Your Fellow [H] Reader By Kickstarting This Project!

    Looks fun for me and the kids..... in for 4 copies!
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    ASUS & [H]ardOCP Haswell Z87 Motherboard Giveaway! Week 1

    The extra time would allow me to see if my wife was telling me the truth about our having a new baby in our home!
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    Ecomaster / Enermax Ostrog GT Case Lucky Draw

    Toxic Green or Slime Green
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    Enermax Hoplite ST Lucky Draw

    Been using Enermax PSU's since late 90's..... Great power supplies at great pricing!
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    Asus PA248Q and Dell U2412M

    Just received my PA248 today and don't see any pixel defects...looks uniform across panel.... bleed in the corners but has beautiful color. Came from a dell 2005FPW and feels good :-) ... alas my wife begs to differ on my spending. :-)
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    Achieva Shimian QH270| $400 IPS 2560x1440 Korean Monitor

    Been sitting on the fence over one of the Korean monitors ( most likely a crossover 27QLED-P ) or the "safer" route of a new Asus PA248Q. I ordered the Asus but it doesn't ship for another week from Amazon and the more I read the more I seem to want the Korean monitor and want to cancel the...
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    Help with $200 Budget upgrade please

    I have a Sapphire HD 6870 with a e6600 in my old system and it plays most of the newer games fine .... not bf3
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    M4 - 830 Noticeable Difference Day to Day Usage?

    Thanks for input.... I was concerned a little after seeing some of the read/writes of other ssd's compared to the m4. One of my main reasons for the M4 was hearing about the reliability of the crucial ssd.
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    M4 - 830 Noticeable Difference Day to Day Usage?

    Just received my Crucial M4 256 ($203) 2 days ago for my new gaming & photo editing build.... Haven't placed operating system (win 7 Ultimate) on yet, should I get the Samsung 830 256gb ($209 currently) instead for my boot drive or will I not really notice the difference in real world usage...
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    Which 24" IPS 1920x1200 with AG-coating <$400?

    I've been looking at this new one from Asus Asus PA248Q Here is a review KitGuru - ProArt PA248Q
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    Building a gaming PC, looking for a monitor 23-27in. Best for the money?

    Currently looking at the same upgrade to go with my windforce gtx 670 and contemplating the Korean from green-sum seller on ebay YAMAKASI CATLEAP Q270 SE or the new Asus PA248Q
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    Upgrading 6870 to 670gtx: Monitor Size?

    I checked out the link from Limahl and I think I'm sold on the monitor. I noticed on the ebay page there are a few different models for the 27" monitor. One I found was $309 from green-sum, a YAMAKASI CATLEAP Q270 SE. Is this the correct model? Will my 670 gtx have a hard time with the...
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    Upgrading 6870 to 670gtx: Monitor Size?

    Setting up a new build and was wondering what size monitor I need to appreciate the 670gtx? Have been using a hd 6870 in my old system with dell 20" monitor(1680 x 1050). Would like to stay under $400 for monitor. my build: m/b: asus z77-v pro ram: g.skill16gb cpu: i5 3570k gpu...
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    Can a power outage damage my pc?

    Thanks for the info Tesla...... I live in Central California where it goes 100+ during the summer with frequent brown-outs. Always wondered how much life is taken from electronics with brown-outs and how to prevent damage to my cpu's, flat screen and sound system.
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    Can a power outage damage my pc?

    Was reading this subject about power outages and was wondering what the effect is with "brown-outs" and computer longevity? Would a UPS protect against the brown-outs or do I need to purchase a line conditioner?
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    Stuffed Cat Quadrotor Video of the Day

    I'm feeling sick but laughing at the idea and the person who took the time to build! :eek:
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    Seasonic High Voltage Lucky Draw

    Reliability with Awesome Power......Silent and just right for my new rig!
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    How much power will I need to run this rig?

    Looking at OP specs, would the Kingwin LZP 550 have enough power to run system effectively? I am building system for my son and will use almost identical items except a i5 2500k (OC) and either a 7950 or 6970 gpu. Newegg has on sale till 3/11 for $128 w/promocode.
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    Corsair "Barebones" Christmas Giveaway!

    Corsair has provided my builds with sweet, smooth & reliable power for the last few years. Power has never been an issue since the change. Looking forward to adding their 500R white case to my new build and 850HX power supply. Sure would look nice under the Christmas tree and save me some...
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    Four Weeks of Galaxy Give-Aways!

    Still sputtering on with an 8800GTS and would love to get knocked out of the Galaxy on a 570MDT....... :D
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    Enermax Platimax 850W Drawing!!!!!!!!!!

    Platimax 850 would offer my new build the luxury of clean, quiet and efficient power at a great price! :D Have used Enermax in my setup since my son turned me on to their power supplies about 5 years ago. Great Products!
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    Seasonic Platinum-1000 Drawing

    Clean....Quiet....Amazing Power......:cool: Feel the Seasonic ripple flowing over your circuits..... Ahhhh....A Platinum feel for the day!
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    The Totally Awesome Directron Drawing!

    AMD allowed me and my kids to enjoy real computing in early 90's at an affordable price with a great kick for gaming.......... Thanks for keeping Intel honest and providing a choice for all..... Really need to win.... :cool:
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    MSI Barebone System Give-Away

    My Surreal Innovation that requires a Frozer for a view with a strong motherboard holding me together........... :D
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    XFX Black Edition PSU Drawing!

    Nothing like nice, clean XFX power to drive my XFX video card............:D
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    XFX Radeon HD 6990 Drawing!

    XFX continues to power my rig..........8800GTS.....Upgrade me :D
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    Corsair Vengeance™ 8GB Dual Channel DDR3 Memory Kit Drawing

    Looking for "Vengeance" to drive my new build and Corsair is the ticket!
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    Corsair Gaming Audio Series™ SP2500 High-power 2.1 PC Speaker System Drawing

    Corsair powered here and would love to hear that clean sound from their speaker setup!
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    Corsair HS1 Gaming Headset Give-Away - 5 Sets!!!

    Really.....How many times do I have to be stabbed in the back before I realized the need for Corsair's HS1 :cool:
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    Microsoft Quietly Reduces TechNet Keys

    Regarding cancelled accounts with TechNet, I checked their FAQ Product Keys Section. From site: Expired Subscriber Access Q: After my Subscription expires can I still download products and claim product keys? A: Only Subscribers with active subscriptions can download products and claim...
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    MSI - Metro 2033 - GTX 460 Giveaway!

    Ride The Metro???:confused: To the Gulag and the labor camps.....Enjoy Fish eye soup, -20 degree C temps, hard labor with plenty of malnourished comrades..... I Think Not!!!! Extermination by labor.... Don't get on the Metro!:eek:
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    Just Cause 2 HardOCP NVIDIA Giveaway

    I want a copy of this game, Just beCause I'm tired of playing a 1000 hrs of TF2 on Steam and I'm getting older and NVIDIA rocks my system even though my systems is me...but still gaming....;)
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    Seasonic M12II-620 PSU Drawing

    Power running low.....Need one...... ;)
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    Memory Upgrade - Abit AB9 QuadGT

    Currently running 2GB Corsair Dominator (2x1GB) PC2 8500 with e6600 cpu. I'm going to upgrade to 4 or 8 GB GSkill 1000 ( or GSkill black 800 ( settings. Is there much difference noticed between 4 and 8 with the bulk of the usage being video, web browsing and gaming...