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Still silly prices. Given the reality of the 4000 series coming inside 6 months, they need to be cutting these overprices. MSRP really...
22/06/2022 - 18:48
Uses a radar to track movement (like the rise and fall of your chest) to track sleep. Comparing to a smartwatch its probably a bit more...
14/06/2022 - 10:51
Not quite. Tick - Tock was intel's approach where an architectural improvement (Tick) was followed by a tweaking and general IPC...
13/06/2022 - 17:49
It's looking very like AMD are going to keep AM4 going as their 'low cost' offering - at least according to the Forbes article:...
13/06/2022 - 11:24
Same price as last month. Come on, you can get it down to $499 boys !
09/06/2022 - 17:55
Thing is, this should be much closer to $500, given its capabilities, it's 8GB, it's closeness to EoL, and the capabilities that the...
14/05/2022 - 17:01
Worth waiting till after Google I/O, just in case they announce something in this vein (there as been talk). eg...
10/05/2022 - 08:08
The board has VRMs from hell, and should easily be able to power the higher core count CPUs. Not sure if the memory controller will...
27/04/2022 - 09:01
To me its a service offering that's never really made sense. The fast food likes of KFC, McDs, Hungry Jacks, etc. are refuelling stops....
26/04/2022 - 19:34
x370 Taichi https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2022/03/amd-reverses-course-will-support-ryzen-5000-in-old-b350-and-x370-motherboards/ Still...
25/04/2022 - 19:32
My approach is likely to be to pick up a 5900x to replace my 1700X once the x370 MB bios is rolled out, and the prices of the 5900X falls...
25/04/2022 - 15:13
Would never consider a top loader - front loaders are kinder on the clothes, much more efficient, and wash better as well. They also tend...
24/04/2022 - 11:17
As a general issue, I'm thinking that most accounting tasks will get automated over the coming decade - certainly enough that I wouldn't...
19/04/2022 - 19:34
Thing is, the el cheapo aliexpress IR thermometer has an accuracy of, maybe 1.5C. However, for these they seem to have calibrated it around...
06/04/2022 - 18:40
I know its supposed to be a semi-gaming laptop, but no webcam in the days of everyone working from home seems more than a little short...
05/04/2022 - 13:19
U98 - 191.7 - Costco Adelaide TGP for U91 is 187.7 at the moment, so people most have higher octanes they need to be rid of.
27/03/2022 - 15:55
Nope, antenna diversity - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Antenna_diversity You are more like to a find a multipath that has acceptable...
16/03/2022 - 19:29
My local one still has the RGB at least, but at full price
16/03/2022 - 15:57
I've a downlight in a metal tube, but I can still keep contact two rooms away. The way I made it work was going to a Wifi 6 access point, I...
16/03/2022 - 14:05
Chia was a hard disk (or rather SSD backed) cryptocurrency - which didn't do too well post launch and therefore the spike in storage cost...
14/03/2022 - 19:32
You need to be a bit careful. At idle the intel is likely to use less power, because all the performance cores would be turned off and...
12/03/2022 - 18:27
The Zen4/7000 is known to be Q3. These price cuts are more that they need to be more competitive to Intel, and the new 3D cache chip is...
12/03/2022 - 09:46
Well...... The Ti was just an excuse to try and benefit from the artificially inflated prices. The 3070 non Ti RRP is closer to a realistic...
05/03/2022 - 16:53
Depends on your use case, but also consider addressing one of them via the other (variety of terms, microsoft usually uses 'remote...
01/03/2022 - 07:58
They are still selling the 3900x - the tendency is for the price to drip as the new hotness comes forward (doubly this time with AM5), then...
23/02/2022 - 09:17
I do wonder if the failure of this very expensive series will put the final nail in the woke coffin. Ladling on dollups of woke politics...
16/02/2022 - 19:00
Getting closer. I'll take it seriously once it gets under the $500 mark - which if the stories of a Q2 Zen 4 launch are true, shouldn't be...
15/02/2022 - 18:13
Whirlpool lost the plot many many moons ago. It's the same problem, over and over again - the only people who want to be mods are the power...
12/02/2022 - 18:57
I'd look for an milanese loop strap if I were you - works well.
10/02/2022 - 14:56
Amazfit Bip (various versions) Doesn't have the NFC or Music, but the battery lasts and has GPS. Worth a look
06/02/2022 - 16:18