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Re: i5 1035G7 vs i7 1065G7, see also this - https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=slHd4Ny8yDE&t=243s Short version - in a thin-and-light laptop...
03/03/2021 - 21:33
My primary desktop has 16GB. My previous (7th Gen i7 + 1050Ti) laptop has 20GB, My current laptop (11th Gen i5 -...
03/03/2021 - 20:13
@Ironpaw I can recommend the Swift X3 - using it right now - the caveat being, like @Monstro, I'd wait for another price drop to around the...
03/03/2021 - 19:45
A quick update for those who may be searching for this issue in the future - after rolling back to stock drivers, no more BSODs. When...
02/03/2021 - 07:21
I was into tablets for many several years, starting with the iPad 2 -> then a whole series of Windows tablets, with the last being the...
27/02/2021 - 23:59
Hi @Francis82: Drivers are the bits of computer code that tell the computer how to play nice with a specific bit of hardware, in this case...
27/02/2021 - 22:59
So far, so good - since rolling back the drivers to stock, no more BSODs. Have been unplugged on a few more occasions, I would say with...
27/02/2021 - 20:21
Ah, sorry, I lied, I did have one failure, which was an old ex-office (I think it was a Dell??) where the capacitors on the motherboard...
27/02/2021 - 20:08
Just went down this road - ended up with this three days ago - after rolling back video drivers to stock, I think excellent VFM -...
27/02/2021 - 11:07
For anybody else using this laptop - do NOT update graphics drivers with Windows Update or Intel driver management -> you'll bluescreen...
27/02/2021 - 03:25
Generally speaking - excellent. Have purchased or "claimed" perhaps a dozen refurbs/seconds/office-throw-away laptops and desktops over the...
27/02/2021 - 03:09
I only have experience with a second-hand Acer Nitro V (7200U/GTX950M) - running OK still. Have seen some comments about Acer quality...
26/02/2021 - 19:30
Got this a couple of days ago. Same price on Amazon. There must be heaps of stock, I'm guessing nobody wants the Gold-shelled version and...
26/02/2021 - 17:32
To follow on from YoungFriendly - an entry-level interface + XLR mic + boom arm + shock mount is less than the BlueYeti, and will sound...
24/01/2021 - 14:35
I concur with all positive posts previously - these are excellent. Not in-canal, so looser fit and less bass, but if you want to be more...
14/01/2021 - 21:20
This looks like it might be a relevant review - https://www.laptopmag.com/au/reviews/acer-aspire-5-2020
14/01/2021 - 12:54
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14/01/2021 - 12:54
Like lowey71, I've been running Displaylink docks for a while in various workplaces. Using a Toshiba Displaylink dock with dual 1080p...
06/01/2021 - 17:41
[...the Ozbargain version of pulling out an anatomy textbook on the train]
06/01/2021 - 02:22
There are heaps of versions of these running around. I've bought the ALDI version, and a couple of other different ones of ebay and...
04/01/2021 - 12:37
as above: valve = not helpful as a public health measure
10/09/2020 - 10:42
Yup - using a (seconds) Lenovo C630 which is the previous gen Snapdragon WOA to this. Great for travel or moving between several different...
20/08/2020 - 18:22
@vash5 - "The test was designed for dust particle NOT viral particles" Sorry, your statement is incorrect. The objective of the study...
16/08/2020 - 00:39
I'm afraid I'm not following your logic. You seem to be basing your argument on the belief that you need to filter out the actual virus...
16/08/2020 - 00:19
It would be great if you could post evidence to back up your statements? Otherwise - from...
13/08/2020 - 22:25
That is extremely cheap - which automatically makes on suspicious about the quality. If you get them, see this video on some crude ways to...
15/07/2020 - 18:22
My personal experience is that Aussie has declined significantly in the last few months, and the last few weeks in particular. A few years...
30/06/2020 - 20:29
Was just looking at this today at Kmart, was hoping to get a couple but looks like they only come in Cool White (vs Warm White) - pity...
08/02/2020 - 19:22