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Second hand smartphone with Android updates for the next few years

I would like to buy a smartphone for less than 150 €. I like the idea more to get an older smartphone which was great at that time than a new and cheap one for a few reasons, e.g. sustainability. But ...
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Best and cheapest way to store around 30TB of Data

I am looking for the best and cheapest way to store around 30TB of data. Its mostly files with the size of 150MB per file which I have to read alot, so a cloud solution doesnt really fit my needs ...
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which graphics card from the list is the best?

which graphics card from the list is the best for old games? which graphic card is the most powerful? |type| memory |pci | standards ...
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What routers can connect to LDAP protected networks

At my school, the ethernet and wifi networks are using LDAP as authentication (I think). It uses EAP method: TTLS Phase-2 authentication: PAP Not sure what those mean, but wanted to provide in case ...
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What limit the PCI-E splitting ? [16 HBA boards to one motherboard]

I am trying to understand the PCI-E principles but I miss something. The reason why I need to understand that is because I working on a project that involve a lot of SATA HDD to be connected to one ...
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Why using an adapted 15-pin SATA connector, my Hard Disk does not turn on?

I have bought this cable in order to use a separate USB adapter to power my desktop hard disk (3,5") At one end is a normal USB male connector, and on the other end is an adapted 15-pin plug. ...
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Is HPE AMD EPYC compatible with AMD EPYC in custom-built systems?

As everyone here likely knows, the chip shortage is making it hard to get all kinds of CPUs. I'm in need of an 8-, 12, or 16-core 7002-series AMD EPYC processor (socket SP3). They are hard to come by. ...
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SSD to usb: with case vs no case

I got a SSD and I want to use it as a USB. There are two type: with case or without case. Which is better? Example: With case: Without case:
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Are there ANY 'KVM Switch' like (hubs with USB-C and USB-A) in existence

While you can find a lot of KVM Switch with a bunch of HDMI, VGA, Ethernet, USB and USB hubs that are only USB-A. My question is if there is one that: 1) Only USB (TypeC and TypeA) and also with a ...
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What kind of smartphone should I be buying if my one and only use is going to be "BankID"?

In Sweden, there's a bunch of very confusing "e-id" things, but it basically boils down to this: you need something called "Mobile BankID". In theory, there are other solutions, ...
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Would changing the radiator of an AIO cooled GPU with a bigger one improve cooling?

I have an AIO watercooled GPU (MSI SeaHawk X GTX1080) that has been struggling with temperatures for a while. The temperature problem isn't alarming for now, but as time passes and newer games come ...
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Phones with notification LED and Call number filter?

There's any cellphone with notification LED? I don't want apps; I want something working from factory. Any model does have a customizable calling numbers filter? For example, to block numbers starting ...
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Display for programmers?

I'm planning to buy a laptop. And I picked Dell Precision. As a programmer, I spend hours working on the laptop. I'm unable to select the display from the below options, Which would be the best ...
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Screen change made half of my hardware obsolete: what to upgrade first?

EDITED: I recently upgraded the screen of my computer, which was an HP 2229h from about 10 years ago, to a much more recent and better screen: an AOC U32E2N (https://eu.aoc.com/en/products/monitors/...
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What is the latest version of ThinkPad laptops that doesn't have Intel Management Engine or similar remote controller built-in?

I work in cybersecurity and would like to find an older laptop that doesn't have the Intel Management Engine built-in, while still able to run a Debian OS well. I have an IBM ThinkPad t42 with 42T0273 ...
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New desktop build, Which I7 CPU to choose

I've started making a list for a new build I'm doing, since my current desktop is starting to get some problems. But getting to the CPU, I'm really split about the choice of CPU. I've decided that I'm ...
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Linux friendly server oriented motherboard for Intel i7 11700

Any recommendation for an ATX motherboard for Intel i7 11700 that would run well under Linux (Ubuntu)? I'm having a hard time to find a review of SOHO server oriented mobos. Mostly people review the ...
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How do I know if the phone's storage can be extended?

So I bought a Huawei phone that I didn't realize that it won't be possible to extend the SD card without losing everything This are the phone's specs. In the future what should I be looking for in the ...
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GPU options to for gaming PC being used mostly for VR

I"m putting together a gaming PC for a family member (to use with his Oculus Quest 2 and Oculus Link), and with the GPU shortage going on out there, I'm having a tough time. If I could find one ...
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HP Compaq Pro 6305, upgrade video card and RAM memory

I need to upgrade to a dedicated graphics card for an HP 1850 motherboard and also upgrade the RAM. The power supply is 240W; it has no additional cards. I looked for information but I have doubts if ...
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Cheap low-profile graphics card capable of running 3 monitors simultaneously and under 30W?

I'm looking for a cheap card for office work. The card body should be low-profile, but the metal ending normal size. Fancy games support is irrelevant 3 simultaneous monitors is a must, at least 1 in ...
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Consumer hardware to click keys/initiate macros with mind control?

Does anything exist (relatively cheap, off the shelf) that allows people to initiate simple actions using their brain waves (not with the mouth, eyes, expressions, etc)? Example, I put a "helmet&...
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What is a better buy? The AMD RYZEN 7 4700U or 5700U?

i want to buy a laptop. Both have 16GB RAM and the READON as graphics card. What is a better buy? 4700U VS 5700U?
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Camera quality: OnePlus 2 vs Xiaomi Mi A2 Lite vs OnePlus Nord N10

I have a OnePlus 2. It has an excellent camera. Later I got a Xiaomi A2 Lite. When making that choice I pretty much focused on the specs on paper and since "camera quality" isn't a number ...
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What current Android tablets have an NFC reader in front?

I'm looking for an Android tablet with an NFC reader. Usually these readers are placed at the backside of the tablet. However, I want to wall-mount the tablet. So having the antenna in the back is not ...
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Graphical card burned ? Help?

This is the second time that my graphical card burned. I purchased my compter on the website CSL computer there is little more than 2 years and the warrantly is out of date. The configuration is : ...
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What is the cheapest form of solid state usb storage that can sustain 100MB/s continuously (minimum capacity 16gb)

Anything faster cannot output data faster than gigabit ethernet, so not needed. If you don't have anything that can do 100MB/s then what is the next best thing ? A 16gb usb stick that can do 80MB/s is ...
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Industrial grade panel PC with a touch screen, built in GPIO and maybe even 24v switching (2 amps)

What have I done? I've created a prototype for a system that detects the presence of an item on a conveyor, scans a barcode to the side of it and sprays it with a mix of colors by activating one or ...
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mini pc as dev server

I want a new dev server (LEMP). Should be a fanless PC this time, preferrably made in Germany; but I wonder what specs I should go for. I may occasionally miss the UPS, but I barely need it; so wth. I ...
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Impossible to Install an operating system on laptop

my friend have a laptop (Lenovo legion y520), we were playing a game of FIFA when we got a suddent blue screen of death. Restarting it would only show a black screen with no mouse interaction, we ...
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Solution for connecting two computers (work laptop and personal computer) 2 monitors, keyboard & mouse and a webcam

I'm starting a new job soon where the device I'll receive is a Dell XPS laptop with USB C type connectors, I believe it'll be something similar to the Dell XPS 15 lineup. I have two Dell U2414H "...
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I Need Recommendations for a CPU upgrade. I Currently Have Intel I5 7400 3.0GHz

I'm looking to spend up to $300. If the CPU upgrade requires a Motherboard upgrade thats okay, I want to be able to upgrade further in the future. My Current Specs: Radeon rx 580 MSI Bazooka 250m ...
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WiFi Router to which a WD My Book [WDBBGB...] 8TB drive can be connected

Prelude I have a Netgear AC1750 R6400 WiFi router that I like. I have successfully connected an older WD My Passport Ultra [WDBMWV...] 2TB portable hard drive to it in the past. (I think I ...
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PCB Manufacturer for High-density rigid-flex PCBA

I am looking for a manufacturer that can do the high-density rigid-flex PCB Assembly for a wearable circuit. I tried with the FastTurn but the quality is not good. Would you suggest any company that ...
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JST wiring to remote Pi computer connection

I have a peripheral that has a 6 pin JST female connector that mates to the peripheral. The other end of the cable also came with a 6 pin female JST connector that is decidedly NOT compatible with the ...
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Gaming Rig that can Handle VR (and Roblox VR)

I’m helping my nephew put together a system that will allow him to play Roblox VR on his Oculous Quest 2 headset. With my knowledge and research, the things I’ve been keeping in the back of my head as ...
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Does Echo devices work with other regions?

I'm considering buying some Echo devices but I noticed that they don't ship outside their "regions", like Amazon.fr doesn't ship Echo devices outside France and Monaco, Amazon.co.uk the UK ...
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Keyboard in loop printing timestamp

I have a problem with keyborad of my laptop. When I use text editor and I press specific keys (5,6 ...) the editor goes crazy and enters the loop printing the actual timestamp, until I hit enter. If I ...
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Xeon E5 2683 V4 vs Xeon Bronze 4206 for DB server

Need a new Server for MySQL DB. Should I go for Xeon 4206 6 core CPU X 2 CPU's or Xeon E5 2683 V3/2680 V4/2683 V4 X 2 CPU's Xeon W 1270/1370P (Technically an I9, but higher clocks.) With Quad NVME ...
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Recommendation for Bluetooth earbuds for cosplay use?

Ive seen this similar question but the priorities aren't the same and the accepted item and other/s wouldnt work for me here. I cosplay and I need to be able to hear some things through a padded ...
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Which RAM should I add to my laptop with processor 2133 MHz speed...?

Actually, I want to upgrade my laptop RAM. So, when I was searching for compatible RAM for my laptop I got to know that it was already pre-installed(inbuilt) with 4GB 2666 MHz? Do I need to add 8GB of ...
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Recording audio by smartphone in DSD format i.e. PDM technology

Is it possible to record audio by a smartphone in DSD format i.e. PDM technology? I guess the smartphone hardware should be able to transduce analogue sound waves into a digital bitstream in DSD ...
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Three monitors connected to a PC and also to a laptop, so I can switch between them

Is there a device that would allow me to connect monitors to two monitors/HDMI, which will allow me to switch between the source? Similar to this UGREEN USB Switch Selector (https://www.amazon.com/...
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Tablet buying advice for fleet management

I am currently developing a fleet management application with special needs for my customer. Now that we are deep into developing I start to think about what kind of hardware my customer should buy. ...
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Display broken - what kind of USB-VGA/HDMI DisplayAdapter works with WIN 10 on Asus ZenBOOK UX390UAK

I want to save my SSD of my Asus Zenbook UX390UAK but my Display does not work anymore. Is there a DisplayUSB-Adapter without need of 3rd-party Driver and works Plug&Play with WIN 10. If this ...
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Where can I create and order custom IR remote covers like this?

I recently bought a standard IR remote for my Arduino project: You can peel off that entire remote cover, revealing the circuitry and the button touch points - I’d like to know of a place where I’m ...
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An external touchpad that can have tap to click disabled

I bought a Perixx branded touchpad. I cannot disable tap to click. The monsters who designed this garbage wanted me to randomly click things. I tried Windows, Ubuntu, and Fedora. None could disable ...
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An >600USD tablet suitable for not demanding Unity and Blender development

Im looking for a cheap(ish) tablet that would be able to run Unity and let me get some job done. Im still a newbie, so the projects arent much demanding. Plus I have a great laptop to do the "...
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Would this controller work in a 32 bit PCI Slot

Hi I have only a PCI 32 bit slot in my DELL 9020. WOuld this controller Adaptec ASC-29320ALP SCSI Controller ( Manual )work there also? Thanks
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Would love some laptop buying advice

I will start studying AI next week and I am having a really hard time figuring out which laptop to buy. There is so much choice and laptops with the same CPU, RAM and SSD storage very wildly in price. ...

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