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Old 07-19-2005, 01:36 AM   #21 (permalink)
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i dont think he was taking it that serious, you guys are the ones jumpin all over him, eh?

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Old 07-19-2005, 01:49 AM   #22 (permalink)
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We're not complaining about the same dude here, are we? I was on that dude with the defending the guy who wanted ZEEEEEEOOOON for gaming.

That prvert talking about cars is just wierd....


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Old 07-19-2005, 03:18 AM   #23 (permalink)
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My cousins computer is a beast.

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His computer is great. But it does not perform that great on games compared to other computers, due to the fact that games do not support SMP. Bascially he wanted a computer that has some "chest hair" to it.
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Old 07-19-2005, 03:33 AM   #24 (permalink)
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Wait wait wait... You guys are laughing out loud about computer parts purchases (and some folks are getting downright mean about it), but talking big block engines is wierd??? Physicial, HEAL THYSELF!!!! LOL
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Old 07-19-2005, 03:47 AM   #25 (permalink)
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lol this thread is funny. it does sound pretty stupid to waste money like that but if he wises up a bit he can at least do some interesting stuff with the rig.
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Old 07-19-2005, 12:17 PM   #26 (permalink)
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Originally posted by TheHeadFL
I play games on my dual Opteron system sometimes, anyone want to call me a dumbass too?
Trying to be a tough guy, eh? HAHA, Dumabass...


I'd like to see where someone called someone else a dumbass for playing games on their Xeon set up.
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Old 07-19-2005, 12:35 PM   #27 (permalink)
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Dudes, I'm getting a muscle car (well.. more like near the end of the muscle car era.. but whatever). It's a 1980 Chevy Stingray. I'm hoping I can get the 350HP rare 4-speed manual (stupid california laws limiting horsepower on stock..). Now, kindof like my comp I really only care that it's got the beef to give me a good time. And it looks sleek, so that makes it even better. 1 month, mark them words, 1 month and i'll be crusing to my "The Cult: The singles" cd. Oh, sun king baby.

Lol, anywho, ridiculing the head ain't right. His intentions was for programming, then decided to throw in a little gaming power in there. I bet his comp could run crazy amounts of bots on BF2 and not studder to death like mine starts at a bot count of 22.

Btw, Head, what kindof programming you do man? let's hear more aboot your leet coding skills man.
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Old 07-19-2005, 12:48 PM   #28 (permalink)
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mulit-processor doesnt do anything for game.. there not written to take advantage of the extra processor
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Old 07-19-2005, 12:49 PM   #29 (permalink)
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Although my comment may be unwanted/un-needed:

I'm confused. Is Head defending so much because he did almost the same thing or is he defending because he doesn't get why the other guy is a dumbass?

I mean, I agree. The friend could have done ALOT better with an AMD or Intel. Dual crappy processors for less money do not make the power of a single powerhouse. As it was stated with car analogy. Then to add a 160 dollar video card? That is not a gaming computer with balls. A 160 dollar video card won't get you much, if anything. Hell, I paid 300 for my 6800GT and thats not even top of the line. But I will agree: Dumbass. But Head, chill dude. We're all friends here.

And Mard...HELL YES! on that muscle car.
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Old 07-19-2005, 12:50 PM   #30 (permalink)
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One CPU can run the OS, the other can run the game. Kinda.

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