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Thanks. Not too fussed about graphics settings as long as it's reasonable, but the Sims seems to need more grunt than you'd expect,...
29/05/2020 - 15:41
Thinking of getting a new laptop for my wife. Main uses would be streaming Netflix etc. and a bit of light gaming (i.e. the Sims 4). Any...
29/05/2020 - 13:14
Is the RAM dual channel or single channel? Also how does the IdeaPad Slim compare to OzBargain's favourite laptop, the Thinkpad E595?
29/05/2020 - 12:57
> Not really a bargin [sic] Then why'd you post it on OzBarg**a**in?
28/05/2020 - 16:26
OK $5 is a bit of an exaggeration, but they're available pretty much everywhere for around $10, e.g....
28/05/2020 - 12:55
I bought the 960GB as a boot drive... it was a mistake. I wasn't expecting blazing fast speeds, but it was so slow I ended up going back to...
28/05/2020 - 12:52
How is this better than a $5 V60?
28/05/2020 - 12:17
> 6 months… That's half a year Thanks Captain obvious ;)
28/05/2020 - 11:15
What's the advantage in that? Intel still holds the advantage in gaming (albeit at a price premium) and if they're ready to go with Zen 3...
28/05/2020 - 11:14
I wouldn't say the 4th gen launch is imminent - most sources seem to think it'll be launched late September. Then you'll have to wait for...
28/05/2020 - 11:00
I tried to buy one and I don't even have a motherboard with an M.2 slot... (for an upcoming upgrade/new build)
27/05/2020 - 17:38
Damn, I added to cart then went to checkout and couldn't - cart is empty. Can't add to cart now :( Edit: yeah definitely out of stock for...
27/05/2020 - 16:03
Amazon is $341.95 now :(
27/05/2020 - 12:31
Wow, right now that price would be a bargain for 2x8GB :(
27/05/2020 - 12:24
I'm no expert, and I'm sure someone more qualified will correct me, but as I understand it no new copper is required. The DPU in the pit on...
26/05/2020 - 13:46
> generic template that says $2000 I think you missed a zero there, if the Whirlpool spreadsheet is anything to go by:
26/05/2020 - 13:20
Yep. There's some good stuff on Prime Video too.
25/05/2020 - 16:12
Why? It's no worse than a credit card, and far better than rent-to-own. Sure people can get into trouble with it, but you could say the...
25/05/2020 - 15:43
3.423 months if you pay annually ;)
25/05/2020 - 15:40
Same price at PLE as well, which may be more convenient. Also $1,211.95 delivered at Amazon, but on pre-order.
25/05/2020 - 12:36
How many times will this be re-posted over the next week?
22/05/2020 - 09:19
If you're buying a $200 PC, you can put up with the restrictions on the non-activated Windows ;)
20/05/2020 - 18:15
I'm embarrassed to admit I actually have an emotional attachment to my 2500K. Currently running @4.5 GHz, has been an absolute workhorse...
20/05/2020 - 17:50
I'm still rocking an i5 2500K! Impatiently waiting for Zen 3, but may not last that long.
20/05/2020 - 12:34
> specifically engineered for Aussie kids > made in Europe Hmm
20/05/2020 - 09:16
Which, for those playing along at home, is "shallothead".
19/05/2020 - 20:39
Better single-threaded performance, but loses some ground in multi-threaded workloads. It's also a lower TDP part, so less heat and...
19/05/2020 - 18:07