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by Redzo
Wed Jun 09, 2010 11:49 pm
Forum: The Silent Front
Topic: Non-optical USB mouse?
Replies: 78
Views: 91730

Re: Non-optical USB mouse?

A non-optical, non-wireless USB mouse. Does it exist? I certainly can't find one in the stores in my town. A quiet one would be nice too. :) I can't tolerate the EMF's from the opticals/wireless. In the meantime I have a PS/2 mouse with a USB adapter, but trying to improve on that. TIA All research...
by Redzo
Wed May 26, 2010 4:51 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Is Texas going back to the cavemen era?
Replies: 118
Views: 20419

Do any of you actually live in Texas? Or even the US? N7SC lives in Florida, NeilBlanchard in Maynard, CA_Steve from California and so on. As you can see quite a few americans here. We have a right to determine what will be taught to our children and how it will be taught. If you don't like it, the...
by Redzo
Wed May 26, 2010 4:20 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Collateral Murder
Replies: 52
Views: 7735

Man if only USA stopped murdering people for oil....
by Redzo
Wed May 26, 2010 4:50 am
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: Displayport, HDMI & audio
Replies: 10
Views: 1970

Re: Displayport HDMI audio

Do you prefer audio stuff for yoga like relaxing music or instructions, or a video? Personally, I prefer a video because you can interact with it more and get the pose right... or try to Stop smoking crack. It's obviously not good for you since you are seeing and reading stuff that is just not ther...
by Redzo
Sun May 23, 2010 4:02 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Is Texas going back to the cavemen era?
Replies: 118
Views: 20419

It's what you get when you let christian talibans run the country/state. Religion is opium for morons.
by Redzo
Sat May 22, 2010 1:43 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Something is very wrong.
Replies: 10
Views: 1872

good point and very well put together psyopper. the wheel is spinning faster and faster. this so called "economy" must go.
by Redzo
Mon May 17, 2010 5:54 am
Forum: SPCR Article Discussion
Topic: Samsung N220 Pine Trail Netbook
Replies: 7
Views: 3435

keyboard and LCD are small too. The screen's resolution is low, and with no digital video output, nor hardware acceleration for high definition video, it is best suited for playing standard definition material. While Atom is energy efficient, its performance is anemic; the hardware is only suitable...
by Redzo
Sun May 16, 2010 7:04 am
Forum: Power Supplies
Topic: And advanced PSUs with built in monitoring?
Replies: 2
Views: 1176

Gigabyte ODIN GT PSUs have some software controlled features.
Google for tests.
FLASH demo

http://www.gigabyte.com.tw/FileList/Web ... supply.swf
by Redzo
Sat May 15, 2010 11:55 pm
Forum: The Silent Front
Topic: Non-optical USB mouse?
Replies: 78
Views: 91730

qviri wrote: Unfortunately, if someone is bothered by an infrared LED they are likely to have larger problems than computer mice.
So true. Mouse is not a problem here....
by Redzo
Sun May 09, 2010 3:32 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Modern Phrases That Confuse Me
Replies: 92
Views: 21939

No, meaning an overindulged little piece of excrement that likely needs the living daylights slapped -- Oh, my, I seem to be in an unusually cranky mood today. Well, most kids, at least here in the US, certainly DO fit my description and opinion, as expressed above. Agreed, your mood doesn't alter ...
by Redzo
Wed Apr 21, 2010 2:18 pm
Forum: CPUs and Motherboards
Topic: Sandy Bridge @35W
Replies: 6
Views: 1661

Sandy Bridge @35W

Fudzilla (I know not he best place for news but they have been right on many ocasions) reports that Intel will have a Sandy Bridge quad with TDP of 35W.
Sounds very promising methinks :)

http://www.fudzilla.com/content/view/18545/1/
by Redzo
Tue Apr 20, 2010 5:20 pm
Forum: SPCR Article Discussion
Topic: Lenovo ThinkStation E20: A Quiet Entry-level Workstation
Replies: 8
Views: 3759

What is this about the C2D E7500 2.93GHz booting up in 38 seconds while the Core i5-650 3.2GHz takes 1:01? Why would that be? Because in booting CPU has very small part. HD speed is responsible for like 80% of time it takes. Rest is drivers loading(partly HD dependent too), BIOS initiation (POST) a...
by Redzo
Tue Apr 20, 2010 4:56 pm
Forum: SPCR Article Discussion
Topic: Lenovo ThinkStation E20: A Quiet Entry-level Workstation
Replies: 8
Views: 3759

great review. I pay attention to "workstation" as key word... I am on an 875p with 3400 mhz ,hyper threaded.. a 725mhz card and 10.1 (dx 11 installs on its own with windows 7)...and I run with old school discipline (shut down everything not needed) to this very day, I would rather what I am running...
by Redzo
Tue Apr 20, 2010 12:10 pm
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: Fastest sub-75W videocard to date
Replies: 38
Views: 5902

quest_for_silence wrote:
P.S.: alla vägar bär till Rom!
Not any more.
by Redzo
Mon Apr 19, 2010 9:51 am
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: Fastest sub-75W videocard to date
Replies: 38
Views: 5902

ces wrote:So Fastest sub-75W videocard to date?
Second post from the top :roll:
by Redzo
Mon Apr 19, 2010 9:35 am
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: Fastest sub-75W videocard to date
Replies: 38
Views: 5902

Mats: Don't even bother, instead of admitting that he can't even master something as simple as google he is going for personal insults. That alone tells me everything I need to know about him and his kind. We are just better then that :lol: Luca: Come again when your country becomes a european democ...
by Redzo
Sun Apr 18, 2010 2:51 am
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: Fastest sub-75W videocard to date
Replies: 38
Views: 5902

We have it in stock here in sweden in at least 5 stores. so maybe you should look again. Unfortunately I don't read or talk swedish at all (and so the 99% of the world). Regards, Luca No shit ! What a surprise ? Have you considered that stores and their employees do speak ENGLISH ? And my point was...
by Redzo
Sat Apr 17, 2010 5:57 pm
Forum: Newcomers Briefing Room
Topic: So how much has changed in the last five years?
Replies: 18
Views: 4492

If you do forgo SSDs for the time being, there are now quite a number of hard drives that are extremely quiet, some of them with very large capacity. How do they compare to the Samsung SpinPoints with Nidec motors? Great ! There are some very good drives out there. Samsung SP are still good drives ...
by Redzo
Sat Apr 17, 2010 4:36 pm
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: Fastest sub-75W videocard to date
Replies: 38
Views: 5902

5750 go green is the fastest gaming card that is fanless and as a bonus it does not need an extra power connector. Thanks for the hint: unfortunately that G!G is such an arabian phoenix all over Europe (and expecially here in Italy), at least right now (while even in USA it seems not so widespread)...
by Redzo
Sat Apr 17, 2010 4:32 pm
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: Own a flat panel? Don't go to this link.
Replies: 27
Views: 3730

you wouldn't want to go to that site with a flat-panel lcd because it proves how inferior the gamma range of your monitor is, compared to even the cheapest crt monitor. kind of a moot point tho, because there are very few crts left in this world. Thanks for that info. Gamma range is totally not imp...
by Redzo
Sat Apr 17, 2010 2:35 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Why are you here ( SPCR )? Silence or Low power?
Replies: 21
Views: 3865

am here for both. and "both" should be an option too, kinda logical right ?
by Redzo
Sat Apr 17, 2010 2:05 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: iPad??? WTF, Are the Apple execs complete idiots?
Replies: 66
Views: 35327

In a simply answer to "do I envy people who are happy to spend extra money on an Apple product". Of course not, I pity them. Andy And that tells a lot about you as a person. Money is for spending and enjoying it. Putting it on a pile a counting before sleep is....well just sad. Well that's my humbl...
by Redzo
Sat Apr 17, 2010 11:41 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: iPad??? WTF, Are the Apple execs complete idiots?
Replies: 66
Views: 35327

Why, dont you enjoy laughing at other peoples stupid descisions.? Andy I am now. Are you sure that your hatred towards Apple doesn't come from the fact that most of you Apple bashers can't afford their products ? Apple haters ALWAYS point out the fact that "you can get cheaper stuff that does the s...
by Redzo
Sat Apr 17, 2010 11:25 am
Forum: Video Cards & Monitors
Topic: Own a flat panel? Don't go to this link.
Replies: 27
Views: 3730

Re: Own a flat panel? Don't go to this link.

aristide1 wrote:http://www.lagom.nl/lcd-test/

But it's a great place for CRTs.
And the reason for not going to that site if you have a flat panel would be :?: :?:
by Redzo
Sat Apr 17, 2010 9:03 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: iPad??? WTF, Are the Apple execs complete idiots?
Replies: 66
Views: 35327

Point is, nobody whats a giant phone or MP3 player. So the only reasonable marketing description for this thing is a smaller laptop. Or maybe an e-reader with all of the standard LCD eye-strain and lack of outdoor readability. Nobody ? Sure ? Then would you care to explain how come Apple sold SO ma...
by Redzo
Sat Apr 17, 2010 5:35 am
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: A Whole New Line of Unique Lian Li mini-ITX and uATX cases
Replies: 30
Views: 5988

You could add IN WIN BQ656 to your list.
Smal review of it can be found HERE
by Redzo
Fri Apr 16, 2010 4:23 am
Forum: Cases and Damping
Topic: A Whole New Line of Unique Lian Li mini-ITX and uATX cases
Replies: 30
Views: 5988

jaydeesan wrote:Oh yeah, I've seen those a while ago. What a waste of aluminum.

(And 'cases'?)
+1
Pathetic was the word that came to mind when I saw that "design".
by Redzo
Sun Mar 28, 2010 8:02 pm
Forum: SPCR Article Discussion
Topic: Fractal Design Define R2 ATX Tower Case
Replies: 41
Views: 15953

Very nice case. I've had one for a couple of months and have nothing to complain about. Well, since I bought one of very first ones to hit the market here in Sweden, I did had some issues with a strange smell coming from the case. It turned out to be bitumen fumes and I was not the only one with the...
by Redzo
Thu Mar 25, 2010 1:45 pm
Forum: Fans and Control
Topic: Control Apple Mac Pro 4 wire fans (not PWM though)
Replies: 7
Views: 9148

Why just not get PWM fans instead ?
by Redzo
Sat Mar 20, 2010 4:58 am
Forum: Fans and Control
Topic: Perfect (relatively speaking) 120x38 Heatsink Fan
Replies: 7
Views: 1825

What are you trying to cool that requires 2800 RPM of pure NOISE ? And to be honest none of those fans will be "quiet" unless they are off ;-)