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i love buying new stuff

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by THANKYOU, Oct 4, 2005.

  1. THANKYOU

    THANKYOU 12oz Elite Member

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    i love buying new stuff

    Discussion started by THANKYOU - Oct 4, 2005

    so i finally bit the bullet and bought a new computer.

    amd 3800+ dual core athlon processor 64 bit
    gigabyte motherboard with two video card slots
    120 gb main hard drive
    2- 200 gb hard drives (gonna do raid 1 or 0)
    sony 16x dvd / cd burner with dual layer rewrite
    2 gigs memory 400mhz
    256 radeon graphics card with tv tuner (600 pro)
    sound blaster audigy (platinum)
    monitor switch (turning my other desktop into the pornomatic)
    wireless adapter by netgear
    and then the case ofcourse (430 watt power supply)

    tis all.

    what are you guys on currently?
     
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  2. cloner

    cloner 12oz Senior Member

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    i liked you better when you were gone. now geton..scat.
     
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    n00b wheres your pentium 4 meghurtz?!?!?!?
     
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    casekonly - Replied Oct 5, 2005

    amd sempron palermo +2600 (1.967 ghz)
    epox nvidia nforce 3 mobo
    512 megs of pc 3200 ram (400mhz) soon to be 1 gig
    radeon 9250 (128)
    soundblaster live 24-bit
    18x dvd rom writer 40x reader
    80 gig hd (soon to be relieved by a 200 gig upgrade)
    linksys wireless system
    7.1 surround system
    dual monitor
    darth vader inside
     
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  5. Biggus Dickus

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    I'd suggest avoiding raid 0 or 1. I can already firmly tell you that you're not doing either of the two things that would possibly see a benefit from Raid 0, and Raid 1 is nice but these days you'll tear through 200GB like it's nothing downloading from torrents and the like. You'd be best off keeping the drives seperate and making backups. RAID is a gimmick on consumer machines, sort of like those SLI capable PCIe slots it has.

    Other than that, nice setup.
     
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    Laptop left in the collage library

    I <3 rich kids
     
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    i <3 stupid kids
     
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  8. Pfffffffffft

    Pfffffffffft Moderator Crew

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    dell cocktop inspiration 5100

    runs like a stallion, thanks to casek's help
     
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    zingorama

    Biggus or casek, I have these two vertical lines, one purple and one yellow, that are always on my screen in the same place, and Im thinking my screen is fucked. What's the deal?
     
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    I went on a small buying spree today.

    5 bills on new shoes.
     
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    Pfffffffffft Moderator Crew

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    ^^^

    damn

    post them shitz in the bats thread
    lets see what you are working with
     
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    i find myelf lurking around campus wanting to knuckle someone down for their laptop. I need counselling.
     
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    I just bought the imfamous for the 3rd time.
     
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    Biggus Dickus - Replied Oct 5, 2005

    What kind of monitor? What kind / how old of videocard?

    I've seen it happen from failing fans and overheating on 3D accelerator cards before, usually if the monitor itself is screwing up you'll get weird flickering or color cast over the entire screen, not just a couple of lines.
     
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    Penis. Penis penis. Vagina.
     
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