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Why does everything need to put their 2c and say something is going to die? Like PC Gaming, etc.? Shoot, PS/2 ports are finally disappearing from motherboards. :/
i still use PS/2 port and still will be using it for many many more years to come.

I refuse to buy a motherboard without a PS/2 port. I love my Filcos too much.
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post #32 of 166
Change can be hard, cuz people love something that been around for many years, and know is reliable, and when something new comes out, you feel uncertain, it understandable, is all psychology stuff

I don't think a new UEFI will do much damage if they can do what old Bios can do, just more simpliar and easier i guess.

I'm pretty sure it won't be that bad.

Is funny you guys are like complaining , why did you switch to Window 7 when most of us love Window XP?
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post #33 of 166
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Is funny you guys are like complaining , why did you switch to Window 7 when most of us love Window XP?
An even better analogy would be why are you using Windows when you could be using MS-DOS!
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post #34 of 166
Finally. Give me 2 secs boot now.
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Another one of these "[insert something here] is dead, obsolete. To be replaced by [insert something here]". Average time between speculation and materialization is usually measured in years, many, many years.

Not expecting to see any changes for a while still.
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post #36 of 166
It's about time.
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post #37 of 166
I will form an opinion once I have tried both.

Just kidding, EDFI sucks!1!!
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post #38 of 166
but i like bios! makes me look smarter to my xbox noob friends.

lol
if just made bios look better it woulnt be an issue
im look forward to this!
    
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Bios > uefi
Informational/Constructive Discussion >> Unsupported Comment.
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When BIOS does eventually go off to that great Register in the Sky, its passing should be both mourned and celebrated. More than any other component, it was the reverse-engineering of the BIOS that broke PC hardware away from IBM, and made it available to any and all manufacturers. Without Phoenix's BIOS project, we'd all be as enslaved to IBM as Mac users are to Apple.

Vive la BIOS!
    
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