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I didn't read the thread at all, but...

a 4800$ TV?

Really???
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I didn't read the thread at all, but...
a 4800$ TV?
Really???

It must come factory overclocked.
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It must come factory overclocked.
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Nope, it's not overclocked. IT JUST HAS 5 MOTHERBOARDS!!!!1!!!1!111!1
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LOL the journalist wrote other articles too some about real estate and where its the most affordable place to live. I found and emailed her, and asked her how to do a tri fire motherboard, and full optimized graphics. And asked her if the tvs were running i7s
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What is this
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post #206 of 271
Why are you guys being so hard on this guy? I have 3 motherboards in my computer and it lets me overclock my CPU a lot better than any of you with 1 motherboard and water cooling. Adding extra motherboards is cheaper than watwer cooling and allows for a much higher overclock. How do you think I got my CPU to 9GHZ? On air? On water? Come on you fools! On extra motherboards! Everyone knows that! Plus you can fit way more RAM in your system with more than one motherboard and how do you think you get hexa-fire going? On one motherboard? PATHETIC!

Throw out everything you have ever learned about building PCs, take this guy's advice and start stacking mobos in your PC today!
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I've added like 6 motherboards to my current souped up rig. Its really fast.
    
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post #208 of 271
Here is what I have:

20MBps DSL service, Low latency
1x 10/100 Switch
$750 Gaming PC
5.1 Speakers $70
Cheap LCD $99

Im happy, I have low latency and a great experience. The author of the "story" is an idiot rolleyes.gif
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please
playstations.jpg
so hardcore it makes german porn stars puke
I thought that that was just a server cluster, then I realized that it was composed entirely of PS3s.

Now I have to go clean the bricks out of my pants frown.gif
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Guys, special announcement: I went to the computer store, and the guy told me that putting 5-hour energy in a wc loop could improve my performance ten folds, using pure 5-hour energy instead of simply mixing it in will optimize the boost.
Tenfold is doubtful, unless you replace the stock TIM with Crest or Oral-B.
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Gotta love that on Page #11 "console care" the picture is of an N64 Controller rolleyes.gif , Anyway that was epic lulz im embarrassed to only have one motherboard =/ maybe if i overclock my current motherboard?
To be fair, the N64 was a great system - especially if you have a third arm.
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Originally Posted by Jaguarbamf View Post

It must come factory overclocked.
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If my monitor looks good at 60Hz... what will it look like at 4.5Ghz?
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post #210 of 271
Heard you like motherboards so I put a motherboard etc.
Edited by seward - 2/1/12 at 7:19pm
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