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Originally Posted by GetToTheChopaa View Post

Seriously, who approves these designs?!!!! blinksmiley.gif

The latest generation of pc enthusiasts will spend more money on a good looking product even if it is inferior to cheaper option with better components.

marketing ftw.
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post #52 of 172
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The latest generation of pc enthusiasts will spend more money on a good looking product even if it is inferior to cheaper option with better components.

marketing ftw.

So horribly true.

Remember the threads about the leaked pictures of the Fury X?

"OMG, so ugly, do not want."
"You want me to put that in my case? Plz go away."
"Needs more racing stripes, performance is crap without them."

Really opened my eyes to what a lot of people around here are building PC's for.
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post #53 of 172
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Originally Posted by Ganf View Post

So horribly true.

Remember the threads about the leaked pictures of the Fury X?

"OMG, so ugly, do not want."
"You want me to put that in my case? Plz go away."
"Needs more racing stripes, performance is crap without them."

Really opened my eyes to what a lot of people around here are building PC's for.

This motherboard is going to be quite expensive I am sure. The G1 Z170 is also not going to be cheap.

I don't think it's unreasonable to expect a premium board to be a complete package (looks, performance, features, reliability).
post #54 of 172
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Originally Posted by fatmario View Post

I think MSI X99A Rainbow gaming mother board would sound better.

that gif and the red theme of that mobo makes your avatar even funnier lachen.gif. What clip is that from?
post #55 of 172
Is this a real product,or some kind of E3 comedy? Looks like it was yanked out of Sanford & Son's yard! " 'Lizebeth......I'm comin' to join ya honey! This is the big one Lamont! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T5DnqW3F57E
post #56 of 172
I think I could like it if everything RED turned BLACK. Still leaving the shiny pieces shiny.
post #57 of 172
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Originally Posted by Vintage View Post

This motherboard is going to be quite expensive I am sure. The G1 Z170 is also not going to be cheap.

I don't think it's unreasonable to expect a premium board to be a complete package (looks, performance, features, reliability).

I'd rather pay a $50 premium for an extra couple layers in the PCB than some paint and LED's, personally.
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post #58 of 172
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Originally Posted by Casey Ryback View Post

The latest generation of pc enthusiasts will spend more money on a good looking product even if it is inferior to cheaper option with better components.

marketing ftw.

So horribly true.

Remember the threads about the leaked pictures of the Fury X?

"OMG, so ugly, do not want."
"You want me to put that in my case? Plz go away."
"Needs more racing stripes, performance is crap without them."

Really opened my eyes to what a lot of people around here are building PC's for.
When performance is comparable ("comparable" may be differently loosely defined by different people, but let's leave semantics for another time), it's natural to start considering things such as aesthetics. It's part of our condition.

I'm buying a new graphics card in July. If, by then, after the whole VRAM OC thingy is settled, the performance is within a very small margin, regardless of which card is ahead in benchmarks, i'm purchasing the best looking one (which, for me, happens to be the Fury X).
    
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post #59 of 172
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Originally Posted by Ganf View Post

I'd rather pay a $50 premium for an extra couple layers in the PCB than some paint and LED's, personally.

I agree because paint and leds is really tacky IMO.
post #60 of 172
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Originally Posted by GetToTheChopaa View Post



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Imagine what the kid would look like, if these two could have a baby.......


Seriously, who approves these designs?!!!! blinksmiley.gif

I actually like that top one. In a white NZXT case....
 
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