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  • joseph_mach posted a message in the forum topic Lg um3467 or asus pb278q. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    Between those two monitors specifically? My vote goes to the ultrawide. If the 27" had a higher refresh rate or adaptive sync tech built into it, I'd go with that one. But I think you'll get more en...

  • joseph_mach posted a message in the forum topic GTA V launch fail :the procedure entery point SteamApps could not be located. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    Another thing you can try is right clicking the game in Steam, go to Properties, and under the General tab, click on "Set Launch Options...". If there is anything inside the box that pops up, delete ...

  • joseph_mach posted a message in the forum topic I can't tell the difference between 60 and 144hz, even with my FPS in the hundreds. Am I crazy?. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    While going to 144hz (165 OC'd) was a noticeable difference to my eyes, it wasn't anything "groundbreaking" imho. Things just run smoother overall. It was much the same with the jump from 1920x1080 ...

  • joseph_mach posted a message in the forum topic Ive reached that crossroad... gpu/cpu delimma. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    Overclock CPU if it isn't already, and upgrade GPU. If you're playing at 1080p, a newer, quieter, more efficient GPU is always nice and should net you a few more "ultra" settings being turned on in ...

  • joseph_mach posted a message in the forum topic Best Software Recovery Tool for External HDD. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    Try Recuva first. It's free and pretty thorough. It has an option for a quick scan that takes a few minutes, to a pretty lengthy deep scan, but it has helped me recover data for many, many different u...

  • joseph_mach posted a message in the forum topic How much can i sell my PC for?. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    @MonsieurX said:500-600$Sounds about right to me. (Side note) - While I totally understand the desire to build new computers, you've still got a very nice set up there. A "simple" video card upgrad...

  • joseph_mach posted a message in the forum topic GTX 1080 Ti Custom Cards. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    @BassMan said:@joseph_mach said: @_SKatEDiRt_ Indeed. But luckily they make a cream for it.Yes, it is called... I Better Not Or My Wife Is Going To Kill Me.That's another issue. My wife would kill m...

  • joseph_mach posted a message in the forum topic GTX 1080 Ti Custom Cards. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    I want one of these so bad right now. >.<But...I'll hang on to the SLI 980 Ti's for one more generation. It's more than enough for the games I play, but man...the allure of a brand new card i...

  • joseph_mach posted a message in the forum topic Best Air Cooled Cases?. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    Corsair 760T

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  • joseph_mach posted a message in the forum topic Installing an additional fan. (Silencio 652s.). on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    Those temperatures don't seem to be all that high. Especially if you're letting BF1 run while monitoring the temps and your CPU/GPU are under load. While heat can cause a "Clock_watchdog_timeout" erro...

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  • joseph_mach posted a message in the forum topic Show Us Your Stuff - v2.0. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    I'm still running the same rig as before, but I did get an upgrade in internet service. Maybe not quite new "computer hardware", but it is part of my rig so...Boo yeah! 1Gbps internet! Great part is...

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  • joseph_mach posted a message on the post GS News - Mass Effect: Andromeda Access Arrives Early & A S#!T Zelda Reward.

    Welcome back Jess. Sorry you're still feeling under the weather.

  • joseph_mach posted a message in the forum topic Upgrade Choices. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    @04dcarraher said:Waiting for Vega will be another 3-4 monthsThat's not so bad. I'm waiting on Volta before I upgrade which is at least another year away.

  • joseph_mach posted a message on the post Mass Effect: Andromeda PC Specs Announced.

    @X-7: One of the best CPU's ever made imho. I switched my 2500k for a 6700k, but I still use good old Sandy as a media server.