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There are worse but Asus is always the biggest fashion criminal. They absolutely, possitively cannot build a board with less than 4 colors. Some of their older boards look like constructed lego sets. I swear they color the crap out of their cheaper boards to get you to purchase something like the Gene that actually does have a color scheme.


It's odd that you say this because when I bought my motherboard, the first thing I thought of was legos. I felt like a kid in a sandbox who should be playing with his toy truck instead of building a computer.

Hopefully the led debugger module becomes more of a mainstream thing.

They may be ugly but they are heart touchingly rock solid

The M2N32 doesn't look ugly at all once you actually install components on it.
post #62 of 71
Wow.. ASRock looks more premium.. weird.
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Same color scheme of the 1155 line
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Store windows on ram, anyone?
Instead of storing Windows on a HDD, SSD, and RAM, I would like to store it on cache. It would be cool to see Windows reboot in between eye blinks. I can just see how that conversation goes:

Customer: My screen keeps flickering
Tech support: No your blinks are out of sync
Customer: What!?
Tech support: Yeah, Windows is stored on cache memory now
Customer: Oh I get it! How do I sync?
Tech support: Close your eyes for three seconds and then open them.
Customer: But my eyes don't blink that fast
Tech support: Install Windows on L2 cache instead of L1
Customer: Oh okay, I work now thank you. *Click*
*Customer's mom walks in the room*
Mom: Huh! Billy, stop doing that before you go blind!
*Billy Blushes*
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Instead of storing Windows on a HDD, SSD, and RAM, I would like to store it on cache. It would be cool to see Windows reboot in between eye blinks. I can just see how that conversation goes:

Customer: My screen keeps flickering
Tech support: No your blinks are out of sync
Customer: What!?
Tech support: Yeah, Windows is stored on cache memory now
Customer: Oh I get it! How do I sync?
Tech support: Close your eyes for three seconds and then open them.
Customer: But my eyes don't blink that fast
Tech support: Install Windows on L2 cache instead of L1
Customer: Oh okay, I work now thank you. *Click*
*Customer's mom walks in the room*
Mom: Huh! Billy, stop doing that before you go blind!
*Billy Blushes*
Let's pretend you're not joking and that such a large cache was physically and financially possible. Your PC would be ridiculously slower due to the amount of work it would take to work with it. There's more than one reason cache sizes (especially L1 and L2 in the absence of HT) are small.
post #66 of 71
Make it black and red, then we can get the party started.
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This may sound stupid but how do I watch this... Its like a party and I'm not invited =(
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Make it black and red, then we can get the party started.
I'm sure the Fatal1ty will be black and red
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Let's pretend you're not joking and that such a large cache was physically and financially possible. Your PC would be ridiculously slower due to the amount of work it would take to work with it. There's more than one reason cache sizes (especially L1 and L2 in the absence of HT) are small.
Instead of making a cache large enough to hold an OS, why not make an OS small enough to fit in a cache? *cough* Linux could do it *cough*
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This may sound stupid but how do I watch this... Its like a party and I'm not invited =(
I can't watch it either...
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