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    Budget 15-20K Is the Poco X2 any good?

    You have option from Realme, 6pro, realme X and X2. All of them offer decent hardware and camera for the price plus realme UI is now following the pattern oxygen os of OnePlus. This means, stock android with some useful tweaks. Though not as polished as oxygen, it is easily second best. You...
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    Do we get refrigerator relays in local electric shops?

    Of course it is better to call a technician to do the job. Saves you time and frustration. My point is that you can check rates for common parts on urban clap ( no matter whether it supports your area), so that when your local technician quotes you a price you have an idea beforehand.
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    Do we get refrigerator relays in local electric shops?

    You can use urban clap's rate list for an idea about the cost of parts and labor charges. However, of you procure these parts yourself, cost will be lower. There are dedicated shops that sell spare parts for microwave, fridge and washing machine.
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    Advice on Split AC brand to buy

    1 ton AC is good for about 100-120 sqft room, depending factors like whether windows open to west or roof is exposed to sun etc.
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    Windows Cant install Windows 7 in dell inspiron 5370 with i5 8250h

    Windows 7 32bit/64bit not supported on 8th gen core processors. However, You can try with 64bit, windows 7. Some hardware may not work. Use GPT partitioning.
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    Advice on Split AC brand to buy

    LG makes AC from lower end to those comparable with best in market, depends how much you spend. Panasonic, Daikin, Lg(higher models), Voltas (higher models) all are good in mid-high range.
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    Water purifier (non ro) with cheap maintenance?

    Flow restrictor is required when membrane has continuous flow of reject water, which is not the case with UF membrane. Technically speaking, you have 100% flow restrictor installed currently.
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    Aliexpress.com - Feedback Thread

    Any experience with shipping option "Aliexpress standard BE"? What does this BE stands for ?
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    Amazon India lightning deals

    Yes, Even the reviewers say that they are very good for the price. They certainly don't deserve 8-10k price but for 3-4k range they are very good. I am using Sennheiser Rs 160 since few years and find them quite good and very comfortable for long use duration. Unfortunately they need their...
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    Amazon India lightning deals

    I managed to buy it for 2990/- . Was listed at 2889/- by Appario and 2990/- by Star-Mark. Chose Star-Mark for more reviews. Awaiting delivery today.
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    Does any one know what happened to Erodov ?

    There was a time when sharing knowledge and correcting others on Internet :) was the in thing. Now people have mostly lost interest or are too lazy to write. Hence most forums have either closed down or are running with low daily post count. TE, Team-Bhp, Dreamdth, HifiVision used to get 100...
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    Water purifier (non ro) with cheap maintenance?

    Products from this company are good. You can try this UF+UV filter. https://filterkart.com/collections/frontpage-1/products/copy-of-uv-uf-water-purifier-contains-stainless-steel-chamber-uv-lamp-and-ballast-of-philips-make-with-compact-stainless-steel-stand-for-wall-mounting A prefilter can be...
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    65 Inch 4K TV from reliable brand

    During Diwali, LG OLED C9 55" was available around 1.25 lac in retail shops. On Amazon it is currently listed at 1.45 lacs. 65" oled will surely exceed your budget of 1.5lac, but i think if you are willing to spend more than a lac oled are way to go.
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    Water purifier (non ro) with cheap maintenance?

    High TDS is not the only thing bad in water. We all use filters on our municipal water whose TDS is less than 100 to get rid of Bacteria and Viruses. The oily layer could be due to chemical impurities and bcteria. A combination of UF and carbon filter should help, as suggested by @adder . Bag...
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    Water purifier (non ro) with cheap maintenance?

    If not looking for major diy, the cute range of water purifiers from cm purifiers can be purchased ( now known as itpl). All the filters are good quality along with spiral wound UF membrane. Also option of steel tank is there. Flushing is via a manual operated valve. All filters are of standard...