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Forum: Microsoft Operating Systems 10-16-13, 02:57 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,171
Posted By Stryfe
Oops, I forgot about the existence of hex core...

Oops, I forgot about the existence of hex core Intel CPUs and was thinking the 3960X was a quad core w/HT. Yeah, that does make the comparison much less valuable.

Once the game is released I may...
Forum: Microsoft Operating Systems 10-16-13, 02:33 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,171
Posted By Stryfe
Yep, that first graph is the one I was referring...

Yep, that first graph is the one I was referring to. As they mentioned in the article you can see the top three results on the chart are actually all GPU bound. It makes for a good test to show the...
Forum: Microsoft Operating Systems 10-16-13, 09:54 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,171
Posted By Stryfe
Those results are interesting. If you compare the...

Those results are interesting. If you compare the minimum FPS of the stock i5 to the stock i7 you see a 13% increase for the i7. Granted the i7 does have a 5% higher turbo frequency. But even if you...
Forum: Microsoft Operating Systems 10-11-13, 03:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,171
Posted By Stryfe
Win 8 vs Win 7: >4 thread gaming performance

In a post on a forum for Battlefield 4, a user was talking about how the game is designed for the next gen consoles and their 8 core CPUs. He also made the case that as a result of the use of >4...
Forum: Storage 01-25-13, 05:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 312
Posted By Stryfe
While they are optimized for NAS (and therefore...

While they are optimized for NAS (and therefore RAID) there are some other features which might make them desirable over a Green even for use as a single storage drive.

Here's the review at...
Forum: Seti Team 11-15-12, 07:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,227
Posted By Stryfe
Oh I'm just trying to convince you to keep...

Oh I'm just trying to convince you to keep crunching those SETI units :)
Forum: Seti Team 11-15-12, 07:29 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 1,227
Posted By Stryfe
I think you're not really in the top 10 until...

I think you're not really in the top 10 until it's by total credit ;)
Forum: Seti Team 11-10-12, 03:59 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 1,050
Posted By Stryfe
In 10 years of SETI I've never had a CPU die and...

In 10 years of SETI I've never had a CPU die and I overclock everything that I own. Just keep your heatsink from getting too dusty and don't worry about it.
Forum: Seti Team 10-21-12, 10:37 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 655
Posted By Stryfe
How many CS would a Classic WU be worth?

As I've recently got BOINC running on my new GTX 670 and started poking around the forum again, I started thinking about the seti classic days. I've become curious roughly how many CS a classic WU...
Forum: Seti Team 10-21-12, 06:30 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,633
Posted By Stryfe
Thanks! I figured someone must have it sitting in...

Thanks! I figured someone must have it sitting in their download folder :)
Forum: Seti Team 10-14-12, 11:52 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,633
Posted By Stryfe
I don't seem to have an app_info.xml. I know...

I don't seem to have an app_info.xml. I know I've seen it before as part of the optimized client from lunatics. I had to reinstall Boinc recently though and I couldn't download the optimized client...
Forum: Seti Team 10-14-12, 03:38 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 1,633
Posted By Stryfe
How does one run multiple instances on their gpu?

How does one run multiple instances on their gpu?
Forum: Cooling 10-25-11, 03:48 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 736
Posted By Stryfe
This Scythe is available at the local shop: ...

This Scythe is available at the local shop:
http://www.memoryexpress.com/Products/PID-MX30342(ME).aspx

Thoughts?
Forum: Cooling 10-25-11, 03:33 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 736
Posted By Stryfe
Suggestions?: 120mm PWM Fan for CPU

I'm looking at trying out a couple PWM fans on my heatsink. I currently have a pair of Scythe S-FLEX (1900rpm) fans in a push-pull configuration on my Venomous X.

What I'd like to do is replace...
Forum: Water Cooling 10-06-11, 08:03 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 490
Posted By Stryfe
Switching to water, advice appreciated

After lusting after watercooling setups since I started reading overclockers.com in the library computer lab during my lunches in highschool, ohhh around 1998, I've finally decided I should give it a...
Forum: Seti Team 09-24-11, 06:18 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,654
Posted By Stryfe
I would like to help out but I'm pretty busy for...

I would like to help out but I'm pretty busy for the next couple weeks, gotta move Friday. After I get setup in the new place I could offer my services.
Forum: Storage 08-16-11, 09:41 PM
Replies: 40
Views: 5,439
Posted By Stryfe
OCZ Vertex 3 120gb Firmware v2.11 Core i7 2600k...

OCZ Vertex 3 120gb Firmware v2.11
Core i7 2600k
Asus P8Z68V-Pro
8gb DDR3 1333
Windows 7 Ultimate x64 (Running as OS drive)

http://i384.photobucket.com/albums/oo289/stryfe007/ATTObenchie.jpg
...
Forum: Storage 07-07-11, 11:51 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,128
Posted By Stryfe
I was reading some of the reviews on the product...

I was reading some of the reviews on the product pages on Newegg for the F3 and Caviar Black. Both have quite a few people mentioning them being loud. Some noise isn't a big deal to me, my systems...
Forum: Seti Team 07-06-11, 11:02 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,654
Posted By Stryfe
How are they handled these days? Is there a...

How are they handled these days? Is there a website to set one up or does someone have software to track it?

I still have the perl code I used years ago to run a couple races. It would take some...
Forum: Storage 07-06-11, 04:24 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,128
Posted By Stryfe
I would look at a F4 for my file server. I think...

I would look at a F4 for my file server. I think for a drive I'm installing all my games to I would rather stick with something that's as fast as possible in both sequential and random reads/writes.
Forum: Seti Team 07-06-11, 03:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,654
Posted By Stryfe
Any races scheduled

Hello old friends and new faces of the OC SETI Team!

I've been MIA for a while and my production has recently trailed off to near zilch. I could use some encouragement to get things up and running...
Forum: Storage 07-06-11, 03:36 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,128
Posted By Stryfe
I keep forgetting Newegg has a Canadian site now....

I keep forgetting Newegg has a Canadian site now.

I'm having trouble finding benchmarks comparing a Samsung F3 1tb vs a Caviar Black 1tb or 1.5tb.

I realize either one would probably be a great...
Forum: Storage 07-06-11, 01:25 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,128
Posted By Stryfe
Unfortunately I'm in Canada and Amazon.ca doesn't...

Unfortunately I'm in Canada and Amazon.ca doesn't sell computer parts. The Canadian chain I usually buy from has the 1tb for $80 but doesn't carry the 1.5tb currently. The 2tb is $145.

Considering...
Forum: Storage 07-05-11, 04:05 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,128
Posted By Stryfe
Best 1tb drive?

I need a new hard drive to run my games from. I have a Vertex 3 120gb for my OS/apps but I need a fairly large hard drive for 200gb+ of installed games.

I've been following SSDs closely in the...
Forum: News & Community Announcements 05-04-10, 03:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,957
Posted By Stryfe
I've been reading the site since '99 but a little...

I've been reading the site since '99 but a little less in the last couple years.

Did Ed ever post anything more about his decision to leave?

I imagine Joe must have posted something about the...
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