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Started by the-pi-guy, Jul 31, 2014, 02:28 AM

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Sounds like a nice buy. I really really need a new computer I'm realising but none of the parts I want are available.

I ended up buying a samsung 970 evo 500 gb ssd and plugging it in to the front usb port. It's a really stupid setup but it'll let me get through the next few months. My computer is just generally showing its age but specifically it throttles my hard drives to kilobytes a second. So far the new SSD isn't affected and seemingly my internal SSD isn't affected.

Then once the rtx 3070 and 980 evo are available, I think I'll build a new rig and transfer this SSD over.
So far it's been good.  I mean, a 2080 is no 3080, but close enough.  That i9 though, it's going to be lasting me till next gen at least.  But yeah, parts are going up.  Without a GPU, I think the best decent thing I could price out was 950 cad.  That's with like sales priced items.