Costco is Selling a Beast for Cheap

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Costco is Selling a Beast for Cheap

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http://www.costco.com/Acer-Predator-AG3 ... 19640.html

I know we normally don't link deals here, but this computer will last you a good long time before you need an upgrade for anything.

1. 32GB Ram. (but i dont need 32GB ram) Windows since Vista does Linux/Unix style file cacheing. So all free memory is used as file cache. The more ram you have, the generally faster you are. Think of a 45GB game where you have loading times. The first load hits DISK. The second load hits cache. You don't have to be doing expensive Adobe transforms for this. Heck, run a ramdisk and do something crazy. Never close an app, leave em all running.

2. i7. I prefer i5 but if i7 is this cheap, jesus.

3. HD + SSD. Both are YUGE. I prefer running the OS off the HD and using the SSD to store games, working directories, and things that need transforms. I don't mind boot times.

4. Fricken Geforce 10X0 series with 8GB ram. Go nuts. Go play whatever game you want. When this rig can't play that game at Ultra-High, buy a second card (by then the price will be low) and run SLI. Everything uses the CUDA/Vulcan APIS.
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How do you know this has SLI support?
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Huh, sonofabitch. Only 1 PCIx16 slot.
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I knew it was shit. fucking 1 pcix16 slot. I need 112!

Seriously, can it run firefox? Chrome? live?

Can it show pron?

That's what I need a computer to do.

Games are for children. Pron is for me.
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It can play 4k 60FPS HDR porn with zero screen tearing while at the same time transcoding it to play on your phone so you can fire off another one in bed.
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I need 320 for porn. old. bad eyesight. fairly flaccid. You understand, i'm fucking sure.
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corplinx wrote:... while at the same time transcoding it ...
I'm pretty sure Lister isn't into that tranny stuff. :notsure:
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