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  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic Want advice on new pc case. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    @True_Sounds said:I watched a bunch of youtube reviews, and the Fractal Design Define R5 looks pretty sick. Anyone have an opinion on that case?It looks like the little brother to my Fractal Design A...

  • neatfeatguy posted a new blog.
    Zotac GTX 980Ti AMP! Omgea Edition - freaking sweet card!

    I recently made the move from two GTX 570s in SLI to a single GTX 980Ti from Zotac. One of the best upgrades I've ever experienced, even more so than moving from my Phenom II x4 940 to an i5-4670K.I p...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic Ways to cool down an SLI build?. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    @Chatch09 said:@RyviusARC: Do you have a really high OC? I didnt think 970s got that hot.It's dependent on the game from my experiences. The dual 570s that I was using, they would tend to top out aro...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic WIndows PC wont play DVDs! (Annoying). on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    It could be possible that the firmware on your dvd drive is faulty. When I moved from XP to vista years back, the dvd drive I had wouldn't read discs anymore. I had to flash the firmware on the dvd d...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic Ways to cool down an SLI build?. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    You have good cable management and all, but the lack of space in the tower compared to a mid sized or full tower could be a limiting factor. As others above have suggested - the CPU cooler is probabl...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic So.. Itching to upgrade the GPU. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    @horgen said:@Coseniath: I can't afford both Maxwell and Pascal. I do want to upgrade to Skylake -E when it is released as well.Perhaps I should just boost 680 another 75MHz so it runs at 1350 on the...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic Official ''Can't remember the title of a game'' thread 2.0. on the Games Discussion board

    @nagarjunab said: hi,I am obsessed with finding an old school console video game, please help me if some one knows somethingPeriod: not sure when it was released but, i think i played it somewhere be...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic Pay for your ASIC. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    I've got 85.9% ASIC on my Zotac GTX 570 and my EVGA is 74.4%.Both cards are stock (732/1800). The Zotac runs at .95V (I'm going off memory here, give or take .01mV) and the EVGA runs at 1.0V.I can ru...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic BEFORE I PURCHASE (!!FIXED!!). on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    One last thing - what do you need the Arctic Silver Arcticlean Thermal material Remover & Surface Purifier ACN-60ML (2-PC-SET) - OEM for?If you plan on cleaning the thermal paste off of something...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic 980 sli or 980ti?. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    @Motokid6 said:Hopefully this time next year. I'm just scared of sli. People tell nightmare stories about it. How it's so buggy, some games don't support or make use of it. And my biggest gripe would...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic BEFORE I PURCHASE (!!FIXED!!). on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    Drop the 3x GTX 970 cards. Just pick up a single GTX 980Ti - one of these runs anywhere from almost on par to about 30% behind when compared to GTX 970 in SLI (depending on the game).If you apply a de...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic Poll: How Long Would It Take to Finish Your Steam Backlog?. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    I used to keep track of all my games, beaten and unbeaten (before gamespot got an overhaul and adding games to your collection list broke). Then from the collection list, I would keep track of unbeat...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic Are the Comptia Certifications even worth getting now?. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    The company I part time at - it's a "tech" help desk for the company. We don't actually physically work on any hardware and anything we learn is all proprietary for the hardware and software used. Ge...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic Cases with good air flow. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    Full tower (if you want to go this route), Fractal Design Arc XL.140mm fans, they're quiet and has a built in fan control (nothing fancy, but it's nice to have) that runs up to 3 fans at 3 speeds. Whe...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic The most copies you own of a game?. on the Games Discussion board

    Rome: Total War - gold editionI played the crap out of the game back on my XP build. I didn't play it for a while and while I was using Vista, I had issues installing from the CD so I picked up a copy...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic Poll: How Do You Play?. on the Games Discussion board

    I don't game on any of the listed options. I don't even game on my PS3 (last time I played an actual game on it was almost 2 years ago) anymore.Poor lowly PC gamers don't matter... :-(

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic Poll: Digital vs Physical Games. on the GameSpot Polls board

    I'd much rather buy physical copies - but local stores that actually sell physical copies of PC games is getting harder and harder to come by.GameStop used to (8+ years ago) be a great spot to find ...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic Do Achievements/Trophies matter to you?. on the Games Discussion board

    Achievements are only really there for those with OCD so they'll play and play and play a game just to say they "completed the game 100%" because they got all the achievements created for the game.Th...

  • neatfeatguy posted a message in the forum topic Bad video games don't exist.. on the Games Discussion board

    @chad_devore said:There's truly no such thing as a bad video game. There are only games that one prefers over others. If Sonic '06 was your very first game, chances are, you wouldn't hate it. You'd e...

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