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    NVIDIA’s First 4K G-Sync HDR Monitor Is Available to Preorder for $2,000

    $2,000 is crazy for a 27". $1,000 would seem more in line with the size and features this thing offers. Now the rumored 200hz HDR Ultrawides coming from ASUS / ACER (eventually)... Just maybe.
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    Go-To SSD These Days

    +1 Running a 900p as a boot disk and 2x 960 Pros in MS RAID for storage. Best of both worlds. Definite improvement in responsiveness after moving to the Intel drive vs the 960s.
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    Which is More Important for Game Load Times: 4kQD1 or Sequential Read?

    Trying to make a decision going forward for my current X299 build. Hosting two types of workloads, gaming and potentially a nested ESXi environment. Currently running a Samsung 850 PRO as an OS drive and two Samsung 960 PROs in Soft RAID as a data / install disk. Also have two Intel Optane 32GB...
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    X299 and Storage Performance - VROC

    No boot time numbers unfortunately. I can say booting from an install on a single Optane disk was noticeably faster than the other configs but we're talking a few seconds between configs.
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    Intel VROC Confirmed Hot Garbage - Now With VROC Key

    Finally received a VROC standard key and did a bit of testing with my ASUS ROG Rampage VI Extreme. First and foremost, non-Intel drives are not supported even with the key. Both in BIOS and via the IRSTe app they show as "not supported". Testing was done with two Intel Optane 32GB modules...
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    X299 and Storage Performance - VROC

    Since the release of the X299 platform I've been on a mission to get VROC working. After a few months with the Gigabyte Auros Gaming 9, it was finally confirmed to be a no-go by various parties due to the PCI-E slot config of the board and lack of PCIE bifurcation support (no ASUS Hyper X16 card...
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    X299 and VROC - Anyone have it working?

    Pretty much this. I almost went AMD with this build for the first time; VROC swayed me. Had I known...
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    X299 and VROC - Anyone have it working?

    Per Gigabyte, you have to have the key even for RAID 0. Have an 7820x, and two Samsung NVMe SSDs. Nada.
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    X299 and VROC - Anyone have it working?

    For anyone curious, finally got an official response from Gigabyte Support. An Intel VROC key is required to enable any / all VROC functionality. Yes, for M2M_32G to be used in RAID setup require VROC function and VROC function is required to have Intel VROC key installed. Best Regards...
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    X299 and VROC - Anyone have it working?

    Running a 7820x on a Gigabyte Aorus Gaming 9, along with two Samsung 960 SSDs. Drives are populated based on the suggested configuration for VROC and after trying everything I can find online it's a no go. I can get the VROC menu to come up in BIOS but all that's listed in the menu is "No VMD...
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    Skylake-X (Core i9) - Lineup, Specifications and Reviews!

    Pre-ordered the 7820x this morning for pretty much this reason. Decent balance between additional cores / clock. Been waiting to upgrade from my 3770 / build a new system around a new platform and this feels like the time.
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    ASUS Dual Series GeForce GTX Giveaway @ [H]ardOCP

    Current build:
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    ASUS & HardOCP 20th Anniversary GTX 980 Gold Edition Lucky Draw

    Concrete-core chokes and hardened MOSFETs
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    ASUS Matrix OR Poseidon - CHOOSE YOUR WEAPON!

    In an word, FarCry41600p :D
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    Nvidia 980/970 Availability Thread

    My order was estimated for 10/7 as well until late last night when the status changed to "Shipping Now". Hopefully yours comes through soon.
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    Nvidia 980/970 Availability Thread

    Just got the same email. Only took them a week to realize. Wow.
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    Nvidia 980/970 Availability Thread

    My ASUS 980, ordered from Amazon on Wednesday, shipped today :) Wasn't expecting that as when I placed the order it was listed as "in stock but may require an extra 1-2 days of processing time". Expected it sometime next week at the earliest, but with next day shipping it should be here...
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    Nvidia 980/970 Availability Thread

    Lucky :) Checked my local Fry's locations (Houston). Only one location has one and when I reserved it for in-store pickup it showed as "open box". No thanks.
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    Nvidia 980/970 Availability Thread

    Buy once, buy right. If you're the type that will always be bothered by "what if I could have gone to ultra vs. high" on some future game, get the 980. If value is seriously your main concern, 970 it is hands down.
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    Nvidia 980/970 Availability Thread

    Ordered the ASUS 980 from Amazon. Shows as "In stock but may require and extra 1-2 days to process". Tired of looking at this point and will just wait it out.
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    Nvidia 980/970 Availability Thread

    Directron is showing the ASUS 980 in stock: Never done business with them though. After my TD experience I think I'll hold out for stock at Amazon / NewEgg.
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    Nvidia 980/970 Availability Thread

    Just called in and cancelled my order. The Rep on the phone admitted they were out of stock and he didn't know when they would be getting more. Their page showed as in stock for 4+ hours after I placed my order. Who knows how many others are in the same boat. First and last time I'll be doing...
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    Nvidia 980/970 Availability Thread

    When you say "third party" what do you mean?
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    Nvidia 980/970 Availability Thread

    Bought the eVGA 980 from TigerDirect on Friday the 26th, mid-afternoon. Still hasn't shipped :( Even selected two-day shipping.
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    GTX 780 6GB's In Stock Anywhere?

    Ended up going with the MSI. The EVGA on Amazon got changed to "Usually delivered in 1-2 months". Would have preferred the EVGA or ASUS however no one has any stock.
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    GTX 780 6GB's In Stock Anywhere?

    Saw that, and Newegg has the MSI in stock but haven't been able to find any reviews on that variant.
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    GTX 780 6GB's In Stock Anywhere?

    After checking all the usual US outlets I've only found the MSI version in stock, with no reviews on it. Any place I'm missing or just low stocks in general at the moment? Need a new card in the next week or so and waiting for the new ASUS Strix might be cutting it close.
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    ASUS STRIX GTX 780 OC 6GB Review - Exclusive @ [H]

    This does not help me :(
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    ASUS STRIX GTX 780 OC 6GB Review - Exclusive @ [H]

    Thanks! If anyone finds a preorder link for NA please post :D
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    ASUS STRIX GTX 780 OC 6GB Review - Exclusive @ [H]

    Any idea when these will be available / in stores? Haven't been able to find a release date.
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    XFX AMD Radeon™ HD 7870 GHz Edition Graphics Card Lucky Draw

    Would be a great upgrade :D
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    Seasonic High Voltage Lucky Draw

    Quality and reliability :cool:
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    GTX 680 In Stock Thread

    Just got my update from Amazon. Delivery expected 28th - 29th :) Ordered around 2pm Central on the 22nd.
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    GTX 680 In Stock Thread

    Ordered from Amazon around 2pm Thursday; still no shipping estimate :(
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    Four Weeks of Galaxy Give-Aways!

    Great card; would definitely make my Christmas :)
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    Corsair Giveaway - Force Series™ GT 180GB Solid-State Hard Drive

    Just rebuilt my rig and the one thing I regret not springing for is an SSD. Map loads in BF3 are taking forever. This would really round things out :)
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    Seasonic Platinum-1000 Drawing

    Company with a great rep, who has actually managed to maintain quality all these years when others cut corners.
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    ATI Radeon HD 3870 X2 Drawing

    Pefect timing...My TNT128 is really bogging down in Crysis :p
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    Poor 8800GTS 320meg performance.

    In that case, how did ATI tools help you, and how did you determine it was a driver issue?