Tab Content
  • sechs's Avatar
    11-19-2017, 08:02 PM
    sechs replied to a thread Looming Silicon Wafer Shortage in News
    That sounds right to me. The more commoditized the market, the greater the effect this will have on prices.
    9 replies | 207 view(s)
  • sechs's Avatar
    11-16-2017, 02:30 PM
    sechs replied to a thread Looming Silicon Wafer Shortage in News
    Does it really matter? If manufacturer X wants to make a product, but has to pay more for the wafers, the product is going to cost more.
    9 replies | 207 view(s)
  • sechs's Avatar
    11-15-2017, 08:55 AM
    Looks like we're going to have to bend over a little more.... Nvidia GPU, Intel CPU, and AMD tech prices will skyrocket as silicon costs continue...
    9 replies | 207 view(s)
  • sechs's Avatar
    11-12-2017, 09:38 AM
    sechs replied to a thread Amtel is Real in News
    Considering AMD's position in the GPU market, all deals are wins, no matter how bad.
    20 replies | 421 view(s)
  • sechs's Avatar
    11-10-2017, 07:15 PM
    sechs replied to a thread Amtel is Real in News
    And, FYI, it turns out that AMD is not getting access to any IP. They're just supplying a custom GPU chip that Intel will integrate. So, unless...
    20 replies | 421 view(s)
  • sechs's Avatar
    11-10-2017, 07:13 PM
    sechs replied to a thread Amtel is Real in News
    Maybe this was Intel's pound of flesh for this deal....
    20 replies | 421 view(s)
  • sechs's Avatar
    11-10-2017, 07:12 PM
    sechs replied to a thread Amtel is Real in News
    I'm guessing that you'd need hundreds, if not thousands, of GPU cores.
    20 replies | 421 view(s)
  • sechs's Avatar
    11-10-2017, 07:06 PM
    sechs replied to a thread Amtel is Real in News
    Xeon Phi is a day late and a dollar short. While it must be good for something, nVidia is eating their lunch. My feeling is that they switched it...
    20 replies | 421 view(s)
  • sechs's Avatar
    11-07-2017, 06:43 PM
    sechs replied to a thread Amtel is Real in News
    Intel has tried and failed at GPUs. Their iGPUs are terrible and Larrabee never even made it to the discrete market. If the enemy in this space is...
    20 replies | 421 view(s)
  • sechs's Avatar
    11-06-2017, 07:17 PM
    sechs replied to a thread Amtel is Real in News
    I think that this is just a continuation of the tango that Intel and AMD have been in for decades. As long as CPUs and GPUs are there to prop each...
    20 replies | 421 view(s)
  • sechs's Avatar
    11-06-2017, 11:45 AM
    sechs started a thread Amtel is Real in News
    Intel and AMD announced that Intel will be releasing CPUs with Intel cores, AMD graphics, and HBM2 on a single package ...
    20 replies | 421 view(s)
  • sechs's Avatar
    11-02-2017, 01:51 PM
    Nobody reads those!
    60 replies | 1914 view(s)
  • sechs's Avatar
    11-02-2017, 01:50 PM
    This is the only direct reference that I've seen, but people keep talking like it's a big thing. Bad sockets will happen... forcing it is not the...
    60 replies | 1914 view(s)
  • sechs's Avatar
    10-30-2017, 06:29 PM
    I don't think that the future is near enough. Peripherals at the faster standards will be hard to find until it's pushed out to motherboards. ...
    60 replies | 1914 view(s)
  • sechs's Avatar
    10-30-2017, 06:07 PM
    Do you have any info on this? I know that people are having trouble, but it doesn't seem to be a design issue. (Unless you count being a little...
    60 replies | 1914 view(s)
  • sechs's Avatar
    10-30-2017, 06:01 PM
    sechs replied to a thread Best 8TB Drive in Computers
    Sounds like a great reason to avoid hardware RAID in anything but big-iron enterprise settings.
    35 replies | 818 view(s)
  • sechs's Avatar
    10-29-2017, 06:01 PM
    sechs replied to a thread Best 8TB Drive in Computers
    Why not?
    35 replies | 818 view(s)
  • sechs's Avatar
    10-29-2017, 05:56 PM
    sechs replied to a thread stopping the spammers in Feedback
    I just wish that they'd post on topic....
    190 replies | 29820 view(s)
  • sechs's Avatar
    10-27-2017, 07:52 PM
    I had my first Seasonic failure this year... a five year old Corsair AX850 that didn't make it through its sixth move.
    6 replies | 200 view(s)
  • sechs's Avatar
    10-27-2017, 07:45 PM
    sechs replied to a thread Best 8TB Drive in Computers
    And I thought that everybody had finally moved to network storage. 8)
    35 replies | 818 view(s)
  • sechs's Avatar
    10-26-2017, 10:44 PM
    I switched to Chrome as well. I've been using some version of Netscape since the betas with the pulsing N, so it wasn't a move that I took...
    14 replies | 417 view(s)
  • sechs's Avatar
    10-26-2017, 10:39 PM
    There should be more chips as the quarter wears on, but don't expect volume until next year, when lower-end motherboards come out. Someone was...
    60 replies | 1914 view(s)
  • sechs's Avatar
    10-26-2017, 10:33 PM
    None of my network infrastructure devices needed an update (they're apparently not susceptible to the hack). Since only one side needs to be safe, I...
    19 replies | 559 view(s)
No More Results

Statistics


Total Posts
Total Posts
4,510
Posts Per Day
0.83
General Information
Join Date
01-31-2003