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Forum: Other Hardware and Peripherals 11-16-2007, 06:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 4,435
Posted By TheThirdMan
If you live in the UK, scan have the viewsonic...

If you live in the UK, scan have the viewsonic 23" for £222, which is awesome.

The vast majority of 23/24" displays will be fantastic quality, save the low end acer and unbranded ones, so you...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 11-16-2007, 06:38 PM
Replies: 32
Views: 2,283
Posted By TheThirdMan
HP have rubbish drivers, they caused my windows...

HP have rubbish drivers, they caused my windows PC to crash constantly and im getting similar problems to the ones you've described on my mac.
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 10-12-2007, 01:31 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 7,168
Posted By TheThirdMan
You don't need to reinstall windows do you? You...

You don't need to reinstall windows do you? You can just upgrade to leopard and itll keep the boot camp settings as is, i imagine/hope.
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 08-19-2007, 03:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 2,102
Posted By TheThirdMan
Cheers Stevie-plops.

Cheers Stevie-plops.
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 08-18-2007, 01:09 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,635
Posted By TheThirdMan
I would assume it would be the same, otherwise...

I would assume it would be the same, otherwise the pricing will overlap that of the imac.
Forum: Apple Desktops 08-18-2007, 12:58 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 799
Posted By TheThirdMan
Optical output to 5.1?

Does anyone know if the Logitech Z-5500 will be able to use all 6 channels with the mac pro's optical output using a regular optical toslink cable?

Thx for ur time!
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 08-18-2007, 11:54 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,635
Posted By TheThirdMan
Exactly! Indeed. Many creative...

Exactly!



Indeed. Many creative agencies who don't do those things do all their work on imacs. Check out the apple pro page to see what i mean.

Capitalism has never been about need, it's...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 08-16-2007, 06:02 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,635
Posted By TheThirdMan
Core refers to the name of the core used, not the...

Core refers to the name of the core used, not the CPU. Xeons use Core cores, just like Core 2 Duo and Core 2 Quads do. If you look at those prices, theyre actually slightly cheaper than the dual core...
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 08-16-2007, 04:37 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,635
Posted By TheThirdMan
The likely date of new Mac Pros- Mid November

Details of launch of Penryn CPUs (http://magicboxlive.blogspot.com/2007/08/intel-penryn-launch-date.html)

Intel plan to launch the next revision of their core architecture, named Penryn, on...
Forum: Movies and Video 07-08-2007, 01:05 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 680
Posted By TheThirdMan
WOuld image quality be as good as say a bluray...

WOuld image quality be as good as say a bluray movie from a bluray player through hdmi?
Forum: Movies and Video 07-08-2007, 03:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 680
Posted By TheThirdMan
Cheers, i will primarily use it as a the preview...

Cheers, i will primarily use it as a the preview monitor for FCS edits, so font sizing isnt really an issue.
Forum: Movies and Video 07-07-2007, 04:47 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 680
Posted By TheThirdMan
Using an HDTV as monitor through hdmi

I know it's possible, but i was wondering how the tv would behave- like a dvi monitor (the computer can detect it, set the applicable res etc). Im hoping to get a full HD 1080 tv and, using a DVI to...
Forum: Switcher Hangout 05-27-2007, 05:19 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 1,236
Posted By TheThirdMan
Alienware a pretty rubbish in my opinion. They...

Alienware a pretty rubbish in my opinion. They use cheap flimsy plastic cases and regular parts of the shelf. And theyre ludicrously expensive.
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 05-12-2007, 11:59 AM
Replies: 41
Views: 3,042
Posted By TheThirdMan
The old Powerbooks were black. But i think white...

The old Powerbooks were black. But i think white will stay. There are other black electronics on the market, but barely any pure white ones, other than wii i guess.
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 05-12-2007, 11:58 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,498
Posted By TheThirdMan
pip pin

pip pin
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-11-2007, 12:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,626
Posted By TheThirdMan
From real world benchmarks, the speed increase in...

From real world benchmarks, the speed increase in minimal though, unless you get 10k disks.
Forum: Apple Desktops 05-11-2007, 11:44 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 1,626
Posted By TheThirdMan
Firefox starts up in 1 or 2 secs on my 1.67ghz...

Firefox starts up in 1 or 2 secs on my 1.67ghz powerbook g4, after fully booting into the desktop. Seems like theres a major bottleneck, and not something to do with CPU or memory. Try having a look...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-10-2007, 07:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 495
Posted By TheThirdMan
From what ive read, Intel and AMD's research has...

From what ive read, Intel and AMD's research has shown them that above 16 cores, there is negligable speed increase with current architecure. Intel's 80 core was a one off prototype and from what ive...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-09-2007, 10:11 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,095
Posted By TheThirdMan
"steal All Your Internetsss!!!!!"

"steal All Your Internetsss!!!!!"
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-08-2007, 03:14 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 765
Posted By TheThirdMan
Lol, thanks!

Lol, thanks!
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-08-2007, 02:36 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 765
Posted By TheThirdMan
10 reasons to love and 10 reasons to hate...

Love? (http://www.digitalartsonline.co.uk/news/index.cfm?NewsID=7831)

Hate? (http://www.digitalartsonline.co.uk/news/index.cfm?NewsID=7830)

Some good points there, especially the extreme...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-06-2007, 03:40 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 2,376
Posted By TheThirdMan
Price/Performance wise, the PS3 beats the lot....

Price/Performance wise, the PS3 beats the lot. The blue-ray player alone costs £500. It has the only true multi-core processor of the bunch (xBox 360 has 1 core with several other minor "cores" (not...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-06-2007, 03:37 PM
Replies: 11,472
Views: 643,158
Posted By TheThirdMan
Yay. I dont support them, but me dad's mancunian...

Yay. I dont support them, but me dad's mancunian and they're his team.
Forum: Apple Rumors and Reports 05-06-2007, 10:14 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 4,222
Posted By TheThirdMan
Several points: Mac OSX is almost completely...

Several points:

Mac OSX is almost completely incompatible with viruses. A program cannot hack the operating system without some human help.
It is possible to hack OSX, like any other system, but...
Forum: Schweb's Lounge 05-06-2007, 04:34 AM
Replies: 11,472
Views: 643,158
Posted By TheThirdMan
I think they just changed the name from Discreet...

I think they just changed the name from Discreet to Autodesk, people who make autocad and stuff...
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