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Now imagine an article written on a subject you know nothing about. You will probably never believe anything you read again wink.gif
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Originally Posted by StormXLR View Post

... Did not even bother to read that bullcrap >_> /facepalm...
People why are you so stupid!

Oh you should definitely read it, it's hilarious.
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Originally Posted by WarMacheen View Post

Original xbox is more powerful because it's bigger, thus it has at least 2 motherboards

To be fair the original xbox had 5 and 1/2 motherboards. The original concept included 6 motherboards but they couldn't find a way to get additional funding to invent the technology needed to link 6 as all other systems at the time were using 5 motherboards using a technology known as hyperboard fun link. Another little known fact is that the original xbox contained over 1 tb of ram. So, maybe you guys need to do some research before you make baseless accusations against such a well known and respected journalist.
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Originally Posted by WarMacheen View Post

Original xbox is more powerful because it's bigger, thus it has at least 2 motherboards

So we just really got gipped on the 360 because it only haz 1 motherboardz.

I can't stop laughing.
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Ah, the real costs of being ignorant rolleyes.gif
    
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$33??? There $69+ all over...

Those are the cheap monster cables.

You need to get the limited edition cables that use hair clippings of Chuck Noris instead of regular wires to carry the data.

Then they get spendy...though supposedly they've came out with a chest hair line that is priced better.
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I WANT TIME TRAVEL CHAIR! oh, moar motheboards too! They forgot to mention the cost of tweaking the PRAM.
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I now feel 2% dumber for having read a portion of that article. Some "journalists" should be shot for not verifying their sources.
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Originally Posted by Crazy_Clocker View Post

Oi guys, I've got sooo much lag. Do you think I should "soup" my system up with an extra motherboard? biggrin.gif

i think you should ..your mobo is rather lacking rolleyes.gif

you CAN add moar motherboards..it's called: "building a supercomputer" rolleyes.gif\

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Article was epic... I learned a lot.
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