• mastershake575’s Activity
  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic Why use discord?. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @mrbojangles25 said:Haven't used Discored, but back in the day I used TeamSpeak and Ventrillo (?). I think they are better, usually, have more options you can make your own channels/rooms within a ma...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic GTX 1070ti vs Vega 56 Sapphire Nitro+. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    @howmakewood said: @mastershake575: wouldnt count on Volta consumer cards coming before end of summer if even then. Nvidia has no reason to rush them out and AMD has pushes NAVI even further, most li...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic GTX 1070ti vs Vega 56 Sapphire Nitro+. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    This whole thread is a complete mess, I don't even know where to start to be honest. Literally nothing makes sense1. Your current graphics card is selling for well over $500 used right now since there...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic Massive security flaw found in Intel x86-64 processors. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    @GTR12 said: It must be fun playing copycat...https://www.gamespot.com/forums/system-wars-314159282/intel-screws-up-with-a-major-kernel-memory-leak-33421670/#42Its more likely that someone who likes ...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic Need Help In Identifying Bottleneck. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    @horgen said: I will strongly suggest getting 6 cores on your CPU. 4 cores have been mainstream for very long. It is getting kinda low end.Yeah six core 8th gen intel or wait for AMD's new 6 core proc...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic Need Help In Identifying Bottleneck. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    @skrydis said: I'd also need to get new memory. The motherboards that support the CPUs you guys recommended doesn't support my DDR3 memory, according to pcpartpicker, at least.Both users that made th...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic Need Help In Identifying Bottleneck. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    @skrydis said:@horgen But can I know how you came up with the suggestion?Most suggestions are just based on whats available in the current market place and your goals/needs. Most everyone who post on...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic Looking to upgrade. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    I wouldn't upgrade anything if your just gaming. The best PC game of this year (divinity original sin 2) runs on lowend hardware no problem. Popular co-op games (patched Pubg, fortnite, league, cs go...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic "Millennials are Screwed". on the Off-Topic Discussion board

    @Vatusus said: Getting slammed for not getting married and/or kids is ridiculous. Marriage is worthless. When it comes to "having kids" and "moving away from parents house" I blame the job insecurity...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic DF: World's most powerful console struggles to run PUBG!!!. on the System Wars board

    @Jag85 said: To make it run well on the X, it would need to be re-programmed and optimized for the GPU. But Christmas might already be gone by the time that happens. The X needs PUBG as a killer app f...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic DF: World's most powerful console struggles to run PUBG!!!. on the System Wars board

    PUBG is very CPU intense and that's the one thing the X lacks (it's barely mid tier by 2009 standards). Ram and GPU are good but the CPU is complete trash

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic PUBG Arrives on Consoles. on the System Wars board

    @duane33319 said: I just wish they would do away with the locked 30fps on consoles. Let us use the power that's available to us (I got the Xbox one x). They don't lock the fps on pc (everyone has dif...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic Building my very first PC. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    I have multiple friends that have worked at microcenter and I was the user who even told you that there's one on St David's (I'm far from anti microcenter)That being said, the employees on the floor m...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic Zen+ 12nm coming february 2018. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    @Gaming-Planet said:Intel is gonna have to rush their releases.I wouldn't be surprised if this is true. Zen refresh is rumored for a 7 to 10% increase in both IPC and clockrate. 8 Core Ryzen refresh ...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic Building my very first PC. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    There's tons of tutorials to get you familiar with it, here's a quick example https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VyNT9aglgHQBuilding is fairly easy and not to hard to mess up. You really only have to buy...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic This week 10 years ago one of the Greatest FPS of all time, Crysis was released. on the PC/Mac/Linux Society board

    @PredatorRules said:"Lastly, there is only one high end card that can do 4K 60 FPS and that is the 1080Ti, which goes to show how demanding Crysis was and how it was way ahead of it's time."Today we ...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic Intel 9th Gen rumored increase in core number again. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    The ryzen refresh next spring is rumored to be almost double-digit performance increase clock for clock and clock rates that are going to be about 10 to 12% higherAn 8-core ryzen 2 at 4.4ghz for $250-...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic High res textures for 4K require a lot of RAM, only console powerful enough to run them is the Xbox One X, proof inside!. on the System Wars board

    @reduc_ab_ said: TC is incapable of making non-fail threads.I remember he made a thread saying the X1X CPU isn't bad performance because the xbox 360 CPU was worst for its time than the X1X. The X1X ...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic Anyone else thinking of hopping on the 8th Gen Intel bandwagon right away?. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    @BassMan said:@mastershake575: There are IPS and VA monitors with high refresh rates too.I don't recall ever seeing a mainstream priced IPS with that high of a refresh rate (almost all the ones I see...

  • mastershake575 posted a message in the forum topic Anyone else thinking of hopping on the 8th Gen Intel bandwagon right away?. on the PC & A/V Hardware board

    @BassMan said: That is all dependent on what resolution and frame rate you play at. A 3770K becomes a bottleneck in games if you play on a 144hz monitor. Also, even a 1080 Ti will become a bottleneck...