ABXZone Computer  Forums



Showing results 1 to 25 of 500 Search: Posts Made By: zapionics<alt>
Forum: Drives & Storage 07-24-2018, 05:15 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 296
Posted By zapionics<alt>
Re: Western Digital Shutting Down Hard Drive Factory

I''ve been using a couple of these for a few years, no issues.
I use them for backups.
Forum: Drives & Storage 07-17-2018, 10:29 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 296
Posted By zapionics<alt>
Re: Western Digital Shutting Down Hard Drive Factory

Wow, end of the HDD is in sight ! We are seeing the end of an era
Forum: Off Topic 07-10-2018, 05:10 PM
Replies: 1,972
Views: 39,355
Posted By zapionics<alt>
Re: The new Good morning Thread!

Good Morning from me !
Getting ready for work at this time...
Forum: Intel 07-10-2018, 05:08 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 116
Posted By zapionics<alt>
Re: Intel to kill Extreme Edition branding

Marketing strategies are always fickle.
Forum: General Gaming 06-24-2018, 04:58 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 539
Posted By zapionics<alt>
Re: Metro Exodus Trailer

I like all the detailed art but I cant help feeling its just that, with little in the way of actual objects in the world. Physics will also likely be limited. How do I know this? Its targeting...
Forum: Off Topic 06-17-2018, 12:03 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 185
Posted By zapionics<alt>
Google Memo

I've just been reading about the so called Google's Ideological Echo Chamber (https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Google%27s_Ideological_Echo_Chamber) or Google Memo and what happened to James Damore, a...
Forum: Off Topic 06-15-2018, 10:53 PM
Replies: 1,972
Views: 39,355
Posted By zapionics<alt>
Re: The new Good morning Thread!

Guys, when you're all saying good morning in here, its always around midnight my time so I don't usually chime in, but I just wanted to let you know that I read the posts the next morning, my time,...
Forum: General Gaming 06-14-2018, 04:18 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 239
Posted By zapionics<alt>
Re: Doom Eternal Teaser

Cutscenes ...
I hate cutscenes, I wanna play, not watch!
Cutscenes are frequently not indicative of actual gameplay.
I'm sick of marketing cutscenes, especially the videos that were obviously...
Forum: Peripherals & Gadgets 06-13-2018, 05:36 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 368
Posted By zapionics<alt>
Re: Acer Predator X34 - worth it?

Exatly, which is one reason I was considering a TV as a monitor.
I did try a 32 LCD TV a while back which had a gaming mode. That turned off most of the filtering and was pretty good actually, but...
Forum: Peripherals & Gadgets 06-13-2018, 04:24 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 368
Posted By zapionics<alt>
Re: Acer Predator X34 - worth it?

A $1000 AUD is currently sitting around $758 USD

I'd prefer OLED with HDR but they're stupidly expensive.
Actually for a $1000 I could probably get a chinese OLED, 27" TV.... but i it wouldnt be...
Forum: Peripherals & Gadgets 06-13-2018, 06:21 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 368
Posted By zapionics<alt>
Acer Predator X34 - worth it?

I notice that prices on these older but great IPS uw g-sync gaming monitors are dropping. At least $300 bucks cheaper now. I guess OLED and HDR are pushing them down.

Just wondering if they're...
Forum: General Gaming 06-09-2018, 07:39 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 269
Posted By zapionics<alt>
Re: Fallout 76 Teaser

Looks like it could be an online RPG.
I seriously hope not.
Forum: Networking 05-26-2018, 07:01 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 574
Posted By zapionics<alt>
Re: New VPNFilter Malware...Beware!!!

well I've updated my firmware, fingers crossed
Forum: nVidia 05-18-2018, 03:51 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 318
Posted By zapionics<alt>
Re: Nvidia GTX 1180 Expected in July: What You Need to Know

If the past is anything to go by then nothing exciting will happen until theres some decent competition, then you will see Nvidia pull an Ace out if its proverbial.

The problem is that they wont...
Forum: General Gaming 05-17-2018, 05:03 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 270
Posted By zapionics<alt>
Re: S.t.a.l.k.e.r. 2

Link (https://www.pcgamer.com/stalker-2-is-in-development-again/)
Forum: General Gaming 05-17-2018, 05:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 270
Posted By zapionics<alt>
Re: S.t.a.l.k.

Done! although it won't let me use caps... I'll try to fix it.
Great find bobmitch, we can only hope that this gets going again but its a great sign!
Can they repeat the incredibly immersive and...
Forum: Mechanical & Solid State Drives 05-16-2018, 04:42 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 263
Posted By zapionics<alt>
Re: Intel SSDs banned from Windows 10 update

Thats very odd. Something is non standard. It will be interesting to see if they end up telling us what it is. I imagine they have NDA's in place so we may never know.

It could be anything, but...
Forum: Motherboards 05-14-2018, 05:28 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 541
Posted By zapionics<alt>
Re: Details on the Intel Z390 Chipset

Why so many USB ports?
Forum: Networking & Security 05-13-2018, 04:28 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 335
Posted By zapionics<alt>
Re: OpenVPN Connections

You could try using a different DNS and see if it improves. Of course that can reveal private data about your browsing,
Have you tried a traceroute to see whats going on?
Also some network...
Forum: General Gaming 05-13-2018, 02:02 AM
Replies: 0
Views: 184
Posted By zapionics<alt>
RAGE 2? Like, seriously, why?

I remember being disappointed with RAGE - the combat AI was acceptable but the consolitis was nauseating and the bugs very frustrating.
Here was a game developed for console that didnt even pretend...
Forum: Off Topic 05-12-2018, 07:39 AM
Replies: 3,809
Views: 258,747
Posted By zapionics<alt>
Re: What movie did you just see?

Avengers:Infinity Wars.
This movie has great CGI and some great action set pieces but I have no idea what all the hype is about. If all it took was some good CGI and action to make a great movie...
Forum: General Gaming 05-07-2018, 04:54 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,172
Posted By zapionics<alt>
Re: Far Cry 5

Turns out the game world is boring in this state, lol.
Theres nothing interesting to do.
I tried exploring and doing all the silly little remaining side quests, but there is zero challenge to them...
Forum: General Gaming 05-06-2018, 04:17 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,862
Posted By zapionics<alt>
Re: Far Cry 5 - System Specs

Theres a huge difference between FC2 abd 5. Look at the physics! We went backwards a long way!

I often find FC4 more immersive and beautuful than FC5, and that youtube helps to explain why. The...
Forum: General Gaming 05-06-2018, 06:44 AM
Replies: 21
Views: 1,862
Posted By zapionics<alt>
Re: Far Cry 5 - System Specs

If anyone is interested in what 10 years development does to a PC game in the world of the console, checkout this comparison of FC5 vs FC2 (https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=FCeEvQ68jY8&t=621s).

It...
Forum: General Gaming 05-04-2018, 06:42 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 1,172
Posted By zapionics<alt>
Re: Far Cry 5

All the Seeds are defeated. I enjoyed the boss battle with Joseph, it reminded me of how I used to enjoy Deathmatches.

My ending was the explosive one. (Non-spoiler description there).

The...
Search took 0.05 seconds.

 
Forum Jump


Powered by vBulletin® Copyright ©2000 - 2018, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
vBulletin Skin developed by: vBStyles.com

© 2006 - 2016 ABXZone Forums | About ABX Zone Forums | Advertisers | Investors | Legal | A member of the Crowdgather Forum Community