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Forum: Article discussion 04-09-2014, 02:37 PM
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Views: 5,495
Posted By brad
speaking of systems, i want one for my dad. you...

speaking of systems, i want one for my dad. you guys see any systems advertised? or do i have to build my own?
Forum: CPUs 04-01-2014, 03:58 PM
Replies: 990
Views: 224,960
Posted By brad
thanks caveman, i'm hoping one of amd's...

thanks caveman,

i'm hoping one of amd's partners puts together something tiny and cheap for my dad, with the top of the line four core kabini and the option for 8Gb of ram and a little SSD.

i'm...
Forum: CPUs 03-31-2014, 07:34 AM
Replies: 990
Views: 224,960
Posted By brad
hey, thanks for the quick response! yeah,...

hey, thanks for the quick response!

yeah, good idea to upgrade, but this thing is literally an emachines pc with a single core sempron and it's about 10 years old. and the mobo only supports 2G...
Forum: CPUs 03-31-2014, 07:01 AM
Replies: 990
Views: 224,960
Posted By brad
hey guys, time to upgrade my dad. i'm half...

hey guys, time to upgrade my dad. i'm half tempted to go buy him a big tower with some kind of four core amd chip, but that feels dumb, because he just basically uses firefox to read news and pay...
Forum: Article discussion 03-29-2014, 06:32 AM
Replies: 985
Views: 97,464
Posted By brad
***offending remarks removed***.

***offending remarks removed***.
Forum: Article discussion 03-28-2014, 07:25 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 3,079
Posted By brad
wouldn't be surprised if apple ordered a big...

wouldn't be surprised if apple ordered a big whack of those for the mac pro.
Forum: Article discussion 03-19-2014, 06:13 PM
Replies: 100
Views: 10,560
Posted By brad
if DirectX12 == Mantle, then it won't be...

if DirectX12 == Mantle, then it won't be backwards compatible? Would they do that when they basically own the market?
Forum: Article discussion 02-18-2014, 11:11 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 6,047
Posted By brad
Nvidia switching to a compute focus implies that...

Nvidia switching to a compute focus implies that CUDA will beat OpenCL. I've never used either and I have no idea which is better or which way the wind is blowing, but that might be a risky strategy...
Forum: CPUs 12-25-2013, 07:53 AM
Replies: 990
Views: 224,960
Posted By brad
sdlvx, let us know how fast jaguar feels. ...

sdlvx, let us know how fast jaguar feels. synthetic benchmarks are one thing, but obviously that's another.
Forum: CPUs 12-01-2013, 01:27 PM
Replies: 990
Views: 224,960
Posted By brad
laptop with nice screen

yeah i'd love a kabini laptop too with a 1080p screen and an ssd, but there are none. even with amd's better graphics prowess, OEMs are putting amd chips into crappy laptops.

here's two ideas:...
Forum: CPUs 02-03-2013, 09:00 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 1,187
Posted By brad
Question undervolting Athlon X2 laptop -- Windows 8

hey everyone, after like 15 years on linux, i basically had to install windows 8 on my main laptop :-(. but actually, win8 is actually kind of great :-)! anyways, now i need to re-figure out how to...
Forum: CPUs 01-12-2013, 09:08 AM
Replies: 854
Views: 229,308
Posted By brad
hyc, thanks a lot for that. i'm gonna pull the...

hyc, thanks a lot for that. i'm gonna pull the trigger soon (************ have i been patient!) and i'll probably have to dual boot, even though i wish i could straight run linux. i think i need windows...
Forum: CPUs 01-12-2013, 08:56 AM
Replies: 854
Views: 229,308
Posted By brad
remember, dirk was fired for not having a tablet...

remember, dirk was fired for not having a tablet strategy. so rory's new brilliant tablet strategy is x86 and win8? way to think outside the box rory! i guess they do have vanilla ARM for servers...
Forum: CPUs 01-09-2013, 06:25 AM
Replies: 854
Views: 229,308
Posted By brad
yeah, the vizio VP says it here:...

yeah, the vizio VP says it here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ewGRx-5EmJs&list=PLx15eYqzJife37d7xFIZGDkb5lEa4Cxm3

she sort of brags that they're not even using those crappy ULV chips, and that...
Forum: CPUs 11-19-2012, 09:11 PM
Replies: 854
Views: 229,308
Posted By brad
We wonder why too charlie :-). You were right,...

We wonder why too charlie :-). You were right, can you say why yet? I think you were waiting for someone to go on recor? Anyways I think you can find an asus n56dp, but it's not for me. I want a...
Forum: CPUs 11-19-2012, 07:43 AM
Replies: 854
Views: 229,308
Posted By brad
this lappy seems awesome, but maybe 13.3 is too...

this lappy seems awesome, but maybe 13.3 is too small? i'm on a 15 right now.

maybe the keyboard is too small? i have big hands.

and the screen is small, but the resolution is big, so what...
Forum: CPUs 11-06-2012, 05:49 AM
Replies: 854
Views: 229,308
Posted By brad
i had high hopes for sweet lappies because Rory...

i had high hopes for sweet lappies because Rory was an OEM guy.
Forum: CPUs 11-06-2012, 05:47 AM
Replies: 854
Views: 229,308
Posted By brad
oops, delete.

oops, delete.
Forum: CPUs 11-05-2012, 05:59 AM
Replies: 854
Views: 229,308
Posted By brad
sure, of course.

sure, of course.
Forum: CPUs 11-04-2012, 06:11 AM
Replies: 854
Views: 229,308
Posted By brad
right, but how much is it amd's piss poor...

right, but how much is it amd's piss poor messenging vs. intel's mafia tactics? so you're thinking they will come though? because i'm waiting :-). thanks!
Forum: CPUs 09-01-2012, 06:03 AM
Replies: 854
Views: 229,308
Posted By brad
wait, what's a "hybrid device"??

wait, what's a "hybrid device"??
Forum: CPUs 08-26-2012, 06:16 AM
Replies: 854
Views: 229,308
Posted By brad
so, i guess we're all waiting for october 26th,...

so, i guess we're all waiting for october 26th, when win8 supposedly launches. doesnt make much sense to launch a new design now with the old OS and expect everyone to format their drives in 2...
Forum: CPUs 08-01-2012, 05:59 AM
Replies: 854
Views: 229,308
Posted By brad
let's step back a minute here, how do you guys...

let's step back a minute here, how do you guys think the launch is going? (when did it launch again?)
Forum: CPUs 07-21-2012, 06:22 AM
Replies: 854
Views: 229,308
Posted By brad
We're not really such corner cases. We're asking...

We're not really such corner cases. We're asking for something really natural, a nice thin notebook with great graphics and battery and a good cpu. I'm sure people said that about apple when they...
Forum: CPUs 07-04-2012, 07:25 AM
Replies: 367
Views: 68,338
Posted By brad
yeah, so you can give hp and toshiba the right to...

yeah, so you can give hp and toshiba the right to first refusal, and then maybe asus or msi would take the nexus style deal. then no one can complain too much?
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