Overclock.net › Forums › Industry News › Hardware News › [TGDaily] AMD Leads Formula 1 Championship
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:

[TGDaily] AMD Leads Formula 1 Championship - Page 2

post #11 of 102
What is in that steering wheel?!?!?! A laptop? Do they watch movies or surf the net while they race?
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
X2 5000+ BE Gigabyte GA-MA78GM-S2H AM2+ Integrated HD3200 2x2GB OCZ DDR2 
Hard DriveMonitorPowerCase
Maxtor 40GB Samsung 2220WM 22" Antec Neo HE 550W Ultra Wizard 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
X2 5000+ BE Gigabyte GA-MA78GM-S2H AM2+ Integrated HD3200 2x2GB OCZ DDR2 
Hard DriveMonitorPowerCase
Maxtor 40GB Samsung 2220WM 22" Antec Neo HE 550W Ultra Wizard 
  hide details  
Reply
post #12 of 102
its harder to drive a race car than a normal one.
in video games, the computer automatically manages lots of functions that need to be controlled with that wheel.
Sager NP5165
(7 items)
 
 
CPUGraphicsHard DriveOptical Drive
I7 2630QM Nvidia Geforce GT 555 Hitachi BLU-RAY 
MonitorMonitorMouse
1080p Matte 95% Color Gamut Yamakasi Precision 2703 LED IPS Microsoft Sidewinder 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Opteron 170 DFI NF4 Ultra-D 8800GTS 4x1GB GSkill 500mhz HZs 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
160GB + 120GB LiteOn LiteScribe DVD burner Windows 7 Home Prem. Samsung 220WM 22" + LG f-Engine 17" (dual screen) 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
HP Internet/Media Keyboard Ultra 600W AeroCool AeroEngine II. Rice for computers Logitech LX7 
Mouse Pad
Belkin with Gel Wrist Pad 
  hide details  
Reply
Sager NP5165
(7 items)
 
 
CPUGraphicsHard DriveOptical Drive
I7 2630QM Nvidia Geforce GT 555 Hitachi BLU-RAY 
MonitorMonitorMouse
1080p Matte 95% Color Gamut Yamakasi Precision 2703 LED IPS Microsoft Sidewinder 
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Opteron 170 DFI NF4 Ultra-D 8800GTS 4x1GB GSkill 500mhz HZs 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
160GB + 120GB LiteOn LiteScribe DVD burner Windows 7 Home Prem. Samsung 220WM 22" + LG f-Engine 17" (dual screen) 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
HP Internet/Media Keyboard Ultra 600W AeroCool AeroEngine II. Rice for computers Logitech LX7 
Mouse Pad
Belkin with Gel Wrist Pad 
  hide details  
Reply
post #13 of 102
Quote:
Originally Posted by Cheetos316 View Post
What is in that steering wheel?!?!?! A laptop? Do they watch movies or surf the net while they race?
engine mapping, brake bias, radio, lots of other things i dont know about. one more supercomputer isnt gonna help Renault. Fernando Alonso blows.
It works
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core 2 Quad Q8200 Asus P5Q-E 2 X Sapphire HD4830 512MB 4 X 1GB Corsair Doms 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
250GB Seagate SATA. 640GB SATA Samsung 22X Burner, HP DVD Burner Windows Vista Soyo 21.6" LCD 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech Internet Keyboard OCZ ModXStream 700W Rocketfish Logitech MX600 
Mouse Pad
some free one i got 
  hide details  
Reply
It works
(13 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Core 2 Quad Q8200 Asus P5Q-E 2 X Sapphire HD4830 512MB 4 X 1GB Corsair Doms 
Hard DriveOptical DriveOSMonitor
250GB Seagate SATA. 640GB SATA Samsung 22X Burner, HP DVD Burner Windows Vista Soyo 21.6" LCD 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Logitech Internet Keyboard OCZ ModXStream 700W Rocketfish Logitech MX600 
Mouse Pad
some free one i got 
  hide details  
Reply
post #14 of 102
Go go Raikkonen.
Grape Souls
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Ryzen 7 1800X AX370-Gaming K7 EVGA GTX 1070 FTW2 16GB Dark Pro 3200MHz 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB + 2TB Firecuda NZXT Kraken X62 Windows 10 Pro Predator XB271 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Ducky Shine 5 (MX Red) EVGA 850 P2 NZXT S340 Elite Razer DeathAdder Elite 
Mouse PadAudio
Razer Manticor Asus Xonar Essence STX 
  hide details  
Reply
Grape Souls
(14 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Ryzen 7 1800X AX370-Gaming K7 EVGA GTX 1070 FTW2 16GB Dark Pro 3200MHz 
Hard DriveCoolingOSMonitor
Samsung 850 Pro 256GB + 2TB Firecuda NZXT Kraken X62 Windows 10 Pro Predator XB271 
KeyboardPowerCaseMouse
Ducky Shine 5 (MX Red) EVGA 850 P2 NZXT S340 Elite Razer DeathAdder Elite 
Mouse PadAudio
Razer Manticor Asus Xonar Essence STX 
  hide details  
Reply
post #15 of 102
Quote:
Originally Posted by sudo pudge View Post
Man Formula 1 drivers must be midgets to fit in there...

And holy crap that steering wheel
i know, imagine if that was a console controller that would be so hard to play games. *puts game on pause* hold on i gotta read the controls from the manual, press... the blue button to attack, plus tons of other buttons for features you never even knew about.
post #16 of 102
Bit of an old pic.. that was 2 years ago. Michael Schumacher.
The steering wheel has Differential settings, engine mapping, brake bias, radio, drink dispenser, Gear shifters, neutral and speed limiter, menu settings, etc its all got it, i know a lot about f1 im a bit of a freak tbh.

BMW vs Ferrari
Intel vs AMD

^^




Not much difference no? ^

Quote:
Originally Posted by SpuddGunn View Post
Not all are midgets, one was over 6ft i think (Alex Wurz)

EDIT: Yep Alex Wurz was 6ft 1, two others still racing are 6ft (Coulthard, Button)

That steering wheel is around £40,000 on its own
£50,000 for that F2008 wheel

Quote:
Originally Posted by proro1974 View Post
engine mapping, brake bias, radio, lots of other things i dont know about. one more supercomputer isnt gonna help Renault. Fernando Alonso blows.
No i think Renault just suck atm. Alonsos awesome, hes not a 2 time world champion for nothing.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5 4670K S1150 MSI Z87I NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 Corsair 2x4GB Vengeance Pro 1600 
Hard DriveCoolingOSPower
Samsung 840 EVO 120GB 2.5" SATA SSD Corsair H80i Windows 7 Home Be Quiet! Power Zone 650W 
Case
Coolermaster Elite 130 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5 4670K S1150 MSI Z87I NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 Corsair 2x4GB Vengeance Pro 1600 
Hard DriveCoolingOSPower
Samsung 840 EVO 120GB 2.5" SATA SSD Corsair H80i Windows 7 Home Be Quiet! Power Zone 650W 
Case
Coolermaster Elite 130 
  hide details  
Reply
post #17 of 102
Daljeet, did you just say drink dispenser! was that sarcasm? That's amazing if not I wonder what they drink.
Smallville
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Intel i5 3570k Asus Sabertooth Z77 Asus HD7950 DirectCU II Asus HD7950 DirectCU II 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
8GB DDR3 Corsair Vengeance 1600Mhz 128GB Corsair Force Pro, 2 x 2TB HDD, 500GB Ext... LG Blu-Ray, DVD/CD RW drive Corsair H60 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit Genuine 27" Crossover 27Q S-IPS 1440p Cyborg V7 Corsair HX1000 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
NZXT Phantom White Microsoft Sidewinder X8 Wireless Steelseries QcK Sennheiser eH250 
  hide details  
Reply
Smallville
(16 items)
 
  
CPUMotherboardGraphicsGraphics
Intel i5 3570k Asus Sabertooth Z77 Asus HD7950 DirectCU II Asus HD7950 DirectCU II 
RAMHard DriveOptical DriveCooling
8GB DDR3 Corsair Vengeance 1600Mhz 128GB Corsair Force Pro, 2 x 2TB HDD, 500GB Ext... LG Blu-Ray, DVD/CD RW drive Corsair H60 
OSMonitorKeyboardPower
Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit Genuine 27" Crossover 27Q S-IPS 1440p Cyborg V7 Corsair HX1000 
CaseMouseMouse PadAudio
NZXT Phantom White Microsoft Sidewinder X8 Wireless Steelseries QcK Sennheiser eH250 
  hide details  
Reply
post #18 of 102
Drink dispenser?!?! Wow... these guys have it good! It must be really hard to be flying at those crazy speeds and fiddling with all of those knobs and levers.... +1 to F1 drivers!
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
X2 5000+ BE Gigabyte GA-MA78GM-S2H AM2+ Integrated HD3200 2x2GB OCZ DDR2 
Hard DriveMonitorPowerCase
Maxtor 40GB Samsung 2220WM 22" Antec Neo HE 550W Ultra Wizard 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
X2 5000+ BE Gigabyte GA-MA78GM-S2H AM2+ Integrated HD3200 2x2GB OCZ DDR2 
Hard DriveMonitorPowerCase
Maxtor 40GB Samsung 2220WM 22" Antec Neo HE 550W Ultra Wizard 
  hide details  
Reply
post #19 of 102
Na its true, Some sort of energy drink
basically they press the button on the steering wheel
and the tube is in their mouth, and they drink from the bottle, they put it in before the helmet and hans go on etc.
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5 4670K S1150 MSI Z87I NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 Corsair 2x4GB Vengeance Pro 1600 
Hard DriveCoolingOSPower
Samsung 840 EVO 120GB 2.5" SATA SSD Corsair H80i Windows 7 Home Be Quiet! Power Zone 650W 
Case
Coolermaster Elite 130 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5 4670K S1150 MSI Z87I NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 Corsair 2x4GB Vengeance Pro 1600 
Hard DriveCoolingOSPower
Samsung 840 EVO 120GB 2.5" SATA SSD Corsair H80i Windows 7 Home Be Quiet! Power Zone 650W 
Case
Coolermaster Elite 130 
  hide details  
Reply
post #20 of 102
Quote:
Originally Posted by Cheetos316 View Post
Drink dispenser?!?! Wow... these guys have it good! It must be really hard to be flying at those crazy speeds and fiddling with all of those knobs and levers.... +1 to F1 drivers!
Not to mention working in an environment where u sit in front of a fuel tank, u sit next to fuel radidators, in an environment of about 60 degrees, not to mention the electronics giving u heat, theres a battery next to their legs and Having to cope with g-forces. I'd say they get paid very well for how hard they work
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5 4670K S1150 MSI Z87I NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 Corsair 2x4GB Vengeance Pro 1600 
Hard DriveCoolingOSPower
Samsung 840 EVO 120GB 2.5" SATA SSD Corsair H80i Windows 7 Home Be Quiet! Power Zone 650W 
Case
Coolermaster Elite 130 
  hide details  
Reply
    
CPUMotherboardGraphicsRAM
Intel Core i5 4670K S1150 MSI Z87I NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 Corsair 2x4GB Vengeance Pro 1600 
Hard DriveCoolingOSPower
Samsung 840 EVO 120GB 2.5" SATA SSD Corsair H80i Windows 7 Home Be Quiet! Power Zone 650W 
Case
Coolermaster Elite 130 
  hide details  
Reply
New Posts  All Forums:Forum Nav:
  Return Home
  Back to Forum: Hardware News
Overclock.net › Forums › Industry News › Hardware News › [TGDaily] AMD Leads Formula 1 Championship