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post #21 of 30
Even though this thread is pretty much finished. If you built your computer yourself, why did you get win7 ultimate? It makes no sense to me. Especially as you need more money for a PSU. You should've just saved some there and gotten home premium unless you really really need XP mode.
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post #22 of 30
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Originally Posted by Eskanasi View Post
Even though this thread is pretty much finished. If you built your computer yourself, why did you get win7 ultimate? It makes no sense to me. Especially as you need more money for a PSU. You should've just saved some there and gotten home premium unless you really really need XP mode.
I had all my stuff and then my PSU decided to die after 20 mins of using it sooo, lol
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post #23 of 30
lulz... pretty sure 1080 is the native resolution to pretty much all the external monitors above 21" made for the average consumer. once you get into the products designed for CAD use you will start to see higher res in the larger panels. conversly, obviously smaller / laptop screens will have lower res.
    
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post #24 of 30
1920X1080p Is an awesome resolution and it helps heaps in FPS Games like BC2, when I went from 1680X1050 to 1920X1080p I noticed it was much easier to play and even GTA4 was easier though it was pushing my GTX460's Limits..
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post #25 of 30
i went from 1680x1050 to 1920x1200 and i love it i dont think i would go lower then 1920x1080 ever again
    
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post #26 of 30
Quote:
Originally Posted by jy360 View Post
the strange thing is that my parents will say okay to this but if I asked for a PSU they'd be like "lul, wut"
Tell them it's the single most important thing in your PC and you can't run it without one.

You can get some that they may be willing to go for:-

Corsair CX600 54 quid.
Corsair TX65066 quid.
XFX 650 66 quid.

You can even find a 600W OCZ StealthXstream II for around 50 quid. (what I did, 'til I can afford my HX/AX 850 for permanent)

You'll probably be fine with some good quality 550W units too.
 
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post #27 of 30
why corsair cx600 if he wants cheap /gud psu the corsair gs600 watt is better than the cx....
the gs version provides 48 amps on 12v rail when compared to cx's 40 amps
Edited by ghost_z - 1/28/11 at 10:07pm
post #28 of 30
That res is VERY comment as it is 1080p >.>

Less common - 1920x1200 as it was discontinued I think
 
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post #29 of 30
Quote:
Originally Posted by Lord Xeb View Post
That res is VERY comment as it is 1080p >.>

Less common - 1920x1200 as it was discontinued I think
not discontinued, just not as common because of HD movies being 1920x1080P.
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post #30 of 30
Quote:
Originally Posted by Lord Xeb View Post
Less common - 1920x1200 as it was discontinued I think
Err.... no... you can't "discontinue" a screen resolution, you just stop making panels that operate there. x1200 is still going quite strong.
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