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Originally Posted by epic1337 View Post

requires "an upgrade from the ME [Management Engine] and a BIOS update"
ASUS.

no thanks.

Intel Management Engine is a known spyware-like tool with unreal deep integration with the board & CPU.

I for one would not be installing/updating ME just for a CPU.
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Old news and repost tongue.gifHere

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Originally Posted by Skrillex View Post

Intel Management Engine is a known spyware-like tool with unreal deep integration with the board & CPU.

I for one would not be installing/updating ME just for a CPU.

I didn't know you could run a system without it? do you have none installed at all?
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You can't run a system without ME unless you are the NSA.
    
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post #15 of 26
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You can't run a system without ME unless you are the NSA.

Who's to say the NSA didn't write the ME tongue.gif
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post #16 of 26
Propably all is the Intel politic. So we need stronger and stronger AMD.
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post #17 of 26
After the acquisition goes through, I hope Intel keeps the Radeon brand alive.
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post #18 of 26
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You can't run a system without ME unless you are the NSA.

Or Google.

You can disable a good portion of it however.
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post #19 of 26
How do they test to see if it's disabled call the NSA try hack me now and wait see if they get through? I thought all or most of that was locked away were we mere mortals weren't able to rip it out?
post #20 of 26
What's ME? Hard to google 2 letter words.
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