My business has taken a hit with this economy and I haven't been able to afford to upgrade my personal system for the past 3+ years.
It's like a jail sentence for a once proud hardware enthusiast and modder.
I have never worked on systems that were faster than mine and now I do it on a...
Man, it was difficult for me to sell chips made by AMD years back since no one really heard of them.
Then it was difficult to sell Athlons as something cool to have and even harder with Duron and Sempron.
Why didn't they just call it phlegmon?
Cause that's what the new name makes me want to...
Opteron 165 Retail Box 90nm, 2x1MB, S939
LCB9E 0646 RPMW
Just got this from NewEgg a couple of days ago.
It's running in DFI Lanparty UT NF4 SLI-DR Expert (just bought).
So far I got it running at 2808 (312 x 9) 1.52 V on air.
Both cores prime 8-1/2hrs...
At dell's website.
I check this site almost everyday till the priced dropped ...
At $719 you are only getting 10% off.
With that coupon I bought on Ebay I saved 20%.
No need to wait for a sale, just get a coupon.
Mine came to $630ish plus $50 somehting in Taxes...
It was for selling for $719 last Friday.
I Bought a 20% off ( off regular price) coupon on ebay for $2.85 and save around another $80.
The whole thing with tax and free shipping came to $693 and change.
I got a revision A03 (I asked for it) and it's perfect.
Not a single bad pixel.
This stuff is the best!
I had a can of it left over when I sold my CJ-7.
I bought it when I bought a new top.
Plexo Plastic Window Cleaner, 20 oz.
I gave it a shot and have been using it on my LCDs ever since.
It's great when your mounting touch panels because it keeps the dust out...
These modules are new.
They were installed in a system and tested.
The customer of these modules decided to go with the 2GB version instead.
This is the new version with the redesigned Heat Spreader.
Samsung TCCD & Brain Power PCB.
PC4200 with timings of 3-4-4-8 or f 2-2-2-5 at PC3200...
I buid computer systems for a living from home and I have seen many Hard Disk drives fail.
I have piles of them sitting in boxes.
Recently a 4 month old 120Gb Sumsung SATA, 30Gb Samsung, many Maxtor drives dying or going dead via the spindle bearing "Whine of Death".
For a while in the past...