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Lol. That would be an interesting concept; overclocking a Windows tablet running on an ARM processor.
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But by it's very nature, it is technical. Besides, there is UEFI or BIOS.... there are not any other major hardware loaders for desktops.
The fundamental problem with not calling it "BIOS", Duckie, is that there's no standardized pronunciation for "UEFI", or "EFI"

you-ef-ie

you-fi

you-ef-eye

ef-eye

...

This is a serious problem that needs resolution.
    
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The fundamental problem with not calling it "BIOS", Duckie, is that there's no standardized pronunciation for "UEFI", or "EFI"

you-ef-ie

you-fi

you-ef-eye

ef-eye

...

This is a serious problem that needs resolution.
Yewfie sounds right.

But I shall call it "The artist formally known as bios." tafkab
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The fundamental problem with not calling it "BIOS", Duckie, is that there's no standardized pronunciation for "UEFI", or "EFI"

you-ef-ie

you-fi

you-ef-eye

ef-eye

...

This is a serious problem that needs resolution.
It's "you-ef-eye".

What do I get for finding a resolution to that serious problem?
 
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But wouldn't calling it UEFI/BIOS be like calling tissues Kleenex? We need a common word/abbreviation that envelops both without being too general or too technical.
UEFI is to BIOS as a tissue is to toilet paper. They are different.
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Isn't it still an input output system no matter what it looks like or how it's navigated?They both achieve the same exact thing.I see it as a uefi type of bios.It's more of an interface to the firmware.

I get it,bios is the old interface to access the firmware and uefi is the new way.All along we have been calling it a motherboard's bios when we should have been saying a motherboard's firmware.

It's not go into the bios,it's use the bios to go into the firmware.
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its pronounced YOO-fee
or you-ee-ef-i
mostly you-fee tho.

i like ASUS' UEFI better :/
    
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I like what UEFI has to offer but not Gigabyte's version of it.
exactly
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Yewfie sounds right.

But I shall call it "The artist formally known as bios." tafkab
Represent it with a ridiculous symbol...

I, for one, am going to pronounce it exactly like...



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ewwwwww y is this so ugly D:?
i guess asus uefi is the best so far
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