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is it good decision to upgrade to ssd?

I have a laptop having 4gb RAM with i3 5th generation, and does not have M2 slot but has CD drive. My laptop speed is very slow now so I decided to add 128gb SSD to it. The service center told me that ...
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How to compare laptop sound card/device with a desktop motherboard sound device using specifications?

I want to buy a budget motherboard (B450 or B520) but the most of them have Realtek® ALC892/ALC897 Codec mentioned in them. You can consider MSI A520M-A PRO Gaming or MSI B450M PRO-VDH MAX Gaming for ...
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Should I buy APU or CPU keeping in mind I will add a GPU in near future

Okay so I had finalized ryzen 5600G APU because I can't afford GPU at the moment. So I'll add a GPU after couple of years when it get cheaper. So far, I had read that there's not much difference ...
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Recommendations for compact laptop

I hope this is the right place to ask. My current laptop has reached the end of its life and was wonderfully compact 11-inch (not a 2in1 or glorified tablet) fairly low spec machine. I'm looking to ...
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How much of a bottleneck will I get with a 3060 Ti and Core i5

I am going to get a NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3060 Ti and an eGPU chassis for my computer. I have a MacBook Air (I Know NVIDIA isn't supported for macOS) and use the eGPU on bootcamp. I have heard that your ...
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Why no LTE modem on 2021 MacBook Pro?

New MacBook Pro models were announced yesterday. As with previous models, there is no configuration option for an internal LTE modem. All other Apple portables (e.g., iPad, iPhone, Watch) can be ...
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Isn't it a bad that Apple included HDMI port in the new Macbook Pro? [closed]

Isn't it a bad that Apple included HDMI port? Apple generally sets industry standards and by limiting ports to just USB-C, they pressure monitors/TV manufactures to adapt and utilize USB-C making USB-...
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What should I buy as a personal server?

I would like to buy a personal server that I can leave plugged in at home in order to run some of my programs 24/24 and have some storage space. I did some research about the prices of servers but it ...
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Which PC to choose for my studies?

I'm going to study informatics at the University. For this I want to choose a computer that is able to deal with the necessities there and is fast. I scanned the internet and stepped into the zbook ...
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Can I use this motherboard (link in desc) for my rtx 3080?

motherboard spec It says I have PCI_E1, PCI_E2 and PCI_E3 slot but I am not sure if this pcie slots supports rtx 3080 because it says here PCIE_E2 slot only process up to 250mb/s transfer rate.
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Ram suggestion for dual channel Thinkpad X1 extreme gen 1?

I have a gen 1 Thinkpad X1 Extreme. I just realized I've been running it with a single stick of 32 gb ram the whole time, which I guess means it may be missing out on some dual channel mode ...
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Which dual monitor hub that can switch between MacOS and Windows should I use

I'd like to be able to switch between a Windows and a MacOS laptop using the same 2 external monitors (for the sake of this conversation, we'll say they are fairly new Dell 27 inch monitors, let me ...
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Downside of a 10Gb PCI vs 10Gb motherboard

I am planning to build a new tower pc. I saw that some premium motherboards offer 10Gb LAN. However, I think it would be cheaper to buy a 1Gb LAN motherboard and a 10Gb LAN PCI card. Is there any ...
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Alienware M15 R6 laptop

I'm interested in this new Alienware laptop but it seems they don't tell us some important information before buy one.My question is: what kind of material these new laptops are made of? It's an ...
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Wireless Mechanical Keyboard with ISO-IT Layout

I am new here so this is my first post. I am searching for a wireless mechanical keyboard. I do not have strick requirements, apart from ISO-IT Layout Backlit (not strictly required, but I'd like) ...
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Durable corded USB mouse

I'm looking to replace my current cheap-o usb mouse, as the buttons have started to go in earnest. I'd like to get a model that is durable, preferably with user-serviceable, mechanical switches. Of ...
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How to power 24v noctua fan?

There exists 140mm computer fans: Noctua NF-A14 industrialPPC-24V-3000 IP67 PWM: They are supposed to be powered from 24V to get full RPM. How in computer system it is supposed to power them with 24 ...
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Docking station choice

my setup currently looks like this: 2 monitors ( 1 usb-c and 1 hdmi ). For personal use I have 13" MBP and for work I use HP Zbook. It has become a bit tiring to switch cables back and forth so I ...
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SLI a 1080 ti with a 3080ti

Is it possible to use an Nvidia SLI bridge to tether both a 1080ti and a 3080ti? Furthermore, if it is possible, would there be any performance hiccups that may occur due to using an older and newer ...
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Laptop repurpose - questions about safety and conversion cables

I am trying to rehouse an old laptop because the plastic case has fallen apart. I want to turn it into a desktop pc, with perhaps an aluminum or acrylic case, and repurpose the monitor as a stand-...
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Wireless Ear Buds With Multipoint, ANC, and Mono Pod Usage

I have searched high and low for a set of ear pods that check all my boxes. Let's say cost is not an issue, cheap or expensive, either works. They need to be true wireless earbuds, no over ear or buds ...
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Thinkpad W530 replacement

I am looking for a laptop to replace my W530 thinkpad (from 2012). Here is what I like in the W530: matte IPS screen good (backlighted) keyboard with key travel of 2.5mm keyboard with no numpad (I ...
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Which 16GB RAM (frequency, size) should I add to this PC SETUP? (ASRock B360 Pro4 - Intel B360)

I have 16GB RAM HyperX Predator 16GB (2x8GB) DDR4 3000 CL15 and I'd like to extend the RAM to 32 GB as I'm a programmer and working with IntelliJ Idea and big XML files and Ubuntu 20.04 freezes ...
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Cheap dual-display HDR UHD graphics card

I have two 4k displays that (claim to) support HDR/10-bit color. One display takes HDMI only, the other takes HDMI or DisplayPort. I want a graphics card that will drive both of them to 4k HDR under ...
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Memory for my build

I'm putting together a part list. The part list is below. PCPartPicker is warning about recommended memory voltage for my selected memory and CPU. How concerned should I be about that? I've never ...
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Fanless Windows laptop/tablet with decent battery life

I need a Windows laptop/tablet that does not have an HDD or a cooling fan (to prevent noise), has at least an 8-hour battery life and a CPU with performance at least on the level of a 4-core i5. ...
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Getting case fan speed from GPU temperature

In my current setup, the case fans are controlled using the CPU temperature, however, this is not the correct metric since GPU is generally hotter and is used more. I know that it is not possible to ...
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Are these two RAMs compatible?

So, I have a desktop which have a free RAM slot available and can host up to 16gb of RAM and I now need to fill the slot since I need to increase my computer computation power. This is my current ...
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Looking for a webcam what works with Ubuntu

I have recently bought an A4TECH PK-1000HA webcam and though it's a brilliant piece of hardware, its use on Ubuntu was anything but comfortable. So I am looking for a webcam for videoconference/...
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Which GPU for i5 11600k

I'm putting together a gaming rig with an i5 11600k (liquid cooled) and GIGABYTE Z590 mobo... average RAM, GIGABYTE AORUS NVMe Gen4 SSD, beefy PSU... everything is coming along nicely... with the end ...
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HDMI switches, preferably that support 4K @ 30 fps or better and that can be used in either direction

Looking at such switches on Amazon, I see many of them and I'm really wondering whether a $10 unit can really support 4K at all... Right now, I need this to send my Raspberry Pi to either my monitor ...
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Dumb phone with gps and hotspot and without browser or apps

I'm looking for suggestions and recommendations for something that might not exist but perhaps there does exist something that's close. From the highest level, I want to "downgrade" my ...
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HP ZBOOK 17 G2, front LED blink for 2 times

I have HP ZBOOK 17. When I push the power button, nothing happened. When I pull out the battery and power cable, and then I insert only power cable, on front panel light up white LED and yellow LED ...
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With the same hardware, how is my phone getting worse performance than other phones?

Now just wanted to make a disclaimer, I came from the iPhone side. and this is my first time in 5 years that I have used any android phones. So I have got myself a Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 3, and when I ...
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Sony WF 1000MX3 vs Oneplus Buds Pro

As you can know on 2/10/2021, price of Oneplus Buds pro and Sony WF 1000MX3 are similar on amazon.in which is around ₹10,000. I'm confused which one to buy. My preference: Sound Quality (For music) ...
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Does Using both SSD & SATA Hard drive impacts Laptop Performance?

I'm planning to buy New Precision 15 3561 Mobile Workstation, it supports dual hard drives. For drive one, I picked 1 TB SSD and opted for 6 cell 97WHr battery For 2nd additional drive, these are the ...
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What dictates OpenCL performance for GPU?

I am in search of GPU to run OpenCL code which mainly solves Navier-Stokes equations. I would like to get something that is not-so-pricey but something that could crunch some heavy numbers. The code ...
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Where can I buy a PCIe card to add USB 3.0+ ports to my Supermicro SYS-6018U-TR4+?

Where can I buy a PCIe card to add USB 3.0+ ports to my Supermicro SYS-6018U-TR4+? It must: physically fit into the server be compatible with Linux, at USB 3.0+ speeds And preferably: provide a mix ...
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What's are some good routers to use with OpenWrt, Tomato or the like?

I have an Asus RT-AC68U using DD-WRT that is showing its age. Or rather, I have given up tracking down DD-WRT builds for it and would like to use another open source router OS. Criteria: low power ...
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Connect dual monitor setup and desktop pc with usb-c-dock

I want to be able to easily switch between my desktop pc (Nvidia 1060) and my work laptop (Lenovo ThinkPad L14 20U50001GE) at my dual monitor setup. For testing purposes I tried to connect a dell usb-...
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Looking for a USB-C hub with power delivery where the hub sits by the power supply (for MacBook Pro)

I am looking for a hub where I can plug the power supply, a couple USB accessories and FROM the hub run a long cable to the computer. So the hub has to sit right by the power supply and, on my desk, I'...
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Recommend me phone with multiple sim slots

Number of slots must be many. Main purpose is to store whatsapp sms and that's it. Cheap price. Cheapest cost per sim. Being able to run multiple whatsapp account is a plus. So something like secure ...
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Is a standalone mesh Wi-Fi router (without nodes) any better than a standard Wi-Fi router with the same capacity?

Is a standalone mesh Wi-Fi router, one without any additional nodes on the network, any better than a standard Wi-Fi router with the same capacity? I need to replace my Wi-Fi router and my home is not ...
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Are there USB dongles With reprogrammable descriptor

What I have done I'm in a situation in which I would like to make a software that interacts with multiple USB devices with similar udev value (same ID_VENDOR_ID and same ID_MODEL_ID). I need to ...
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I need help with iMac RAM improvement guidelines and principles

I have several iMacs at my workplace where I'm tasked with upgrading the RAMs of these. I have several questions regarding this process. Can I mix 4 GB sticks with 8 GB sticks? Do I need to respect ...
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whether the AMD A6-5400B processor supports x64?

whether the AMD A6-5400B processor supports x64? does it only work on x86?
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Looking for a suitable DSP kit (similar to a Raspberry pi) for audio DSP

I am looking for an embedded microcontroller (something similar to the raspberry pi pico) or computer (something similar to raspberry pi zero) for audio DSP. The board should have line-in and line-out ...
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Macbook PRO vs Windows for .Net Core and .Net Framework Projects

I searched on Google, Reddit but there is no good answers. If you are not .Net developer, you can pass the topic. Let me know to you introduce the limits. You are .Net developer You have two ...
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cameras selection for jetson xavier

What six cameras do you recommend for a university project using a jetson xavier nx? I am getting into self driving from a software point of view and camera selection becomes very difficult for me. I ...
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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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