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While Gordon uses his laptop to play Zynga games

stopped reading there...
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So my fault and all OCN guys is not to get a 2nd mobo, we will surely improve our gaming experience. Also get more ram, i know a page where you can download it. Maybe download the internet will make it faster?

Seriously, someone should not allow to write an article like this without some proper "ULTRA BASIC" info.
    
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I never thought about adding motherboards.........something to ponder................hehe

Very funny article.
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I just want to take the time to thank the writter of this well researched article. I was actually planning on a new build for this summer, pretty much had it planned out and was just waiting for ivy/kepler releases in order to finalize the components list.

After reading this article, I realize that I basically have to rebalance my budget. I planned on getting 4 ivy bridge processors (combine them for quad core), and I had not planned a motherboard, this changes it all, I might have to downgrade to buying two cores (combine them in dual core) and then buy two or three motherboards (depending on the releases, can I use 1366 with ivy..... wink.gif ).

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Edit: Any recommendations for what kind of soup I should add to my system so it runs better? Is that an upgraded kind of watercooling? Won't your computer fry if you put it under water?
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Did he really just say that you had to spend over 3000$ to buy a computer.........
/facepalm

And two almost $5000 monitors/ massive TV's
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(depending on the releases, can I use 1366 with ivy..... wink.gif ).

you need to buy a PSU for each corez and it will fit just you need to force it into the socket, mines not powering on but it's probably just a driver problem.

(please - nobody take this post seriously...)
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post #47 of 271
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Originally Posted by 7heMy7h View Post

I think this article just raised the bar for internet trolls everywhere.  Now I'm off to buy more motherboards, and maybe I'll download some RAM while I'm at it! biggrin.gif

Did someone say "DOWNLOAD MORE RAM"?!?!?!?!

http://downloadmoreram.com/
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post #48 of 271
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Originally Posted by Sainesk View Post

you need to buy a PSU for each corez and it will fit just you need to force it into the socket, mines not powering on but it's probably just a driver problem.
(please - nobody take this post seriously...)

Oh alright, I'll have to buy more motherboards anyways.
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I just bought a supercharger for my PC. No joke.
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MOAR MOTHERBOARDS
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