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    Graphic Cards How is Sapphire R7 240 with 1GB DDR5?

    Hi Guys, My Sapphire 5670 1GB GDDR5 is finally giving up. So many times I end up losing my display while the machine is on and I have to turn it off, remove the card from its slot, re-insert it and then start it again. It's served me quite well for 3.5 years and I think it should be reason to...
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    What to take and get from Dubai?

    Hi Guys, I'm about to embark on a trip to Dubai. Its just a small 1 week leisure tour. All stay's, attraction entry fees and commutes have been booked. I was wondering what I should take there and more importantly what to get from there. Few of my requirements below: To take: - I have some...
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    One remote to rule them all?

    Hello guys, The reason for requesting your help on this fine Holi afternoon is my exasperation of handling two remotes: one for the TV (On/Off, volume) other one for the STB (STB on/off, channel). Ever since the stupid regulations of making STB's compulsory in metro's, I've been forced to lug...
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    Very less storage provided on work Email inbox... Options?

    I've changed companies recently and my new official email ID (Exchange based) provides a "whopping" 50mb of server space for my inbox. A major part of my job involves working on documentation that the team has created and people generally prefer attaching them to emails and sending them across...
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    CPU/Mobo Will *this* PCI-E USB 3.0 card work with *this* motherboard?

    I'm thinking of upgrading my PC to USB 3.0. I've come across a good deal for a USB 3.0 expansion card here: PCI E USB 3 0 NEC D720201 Chipset 2 Port 20 Pin Connector Control Card Adapter | eBay The motherboard I own is this: Newegg.com - MSI 785G-E53 AM3 AMD 785G HDMI ATX AMD Motherboard Can...
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    Windows 7 - NCSI message triggering an event in Task Scheduler: Help Needed

    Hello, I'm looking to automate signing-on to Reliance Broadband based on an Network Connectivity Status Indicator (NCSI) message. Here are more details about NCSI messages. It gives the below balloon popup in system-tray (Additional log on information may be required) when internet connectivity...
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    Storage Solutions Weird problem in mobile's microSD card... Help!!

    I have a Verbatim 8GB class 4 microSD card. I have been using it in my LG Optimus 2X for almost a year now without any problems. However, recently while listening to music, it stopped and my phone got hung because of it. I restarted my phone, I was able to see the files using File Manager but...
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    Budget 0-20k Suggestions needed for a minor upgrade: Cabinet, RAM, HDD and Thermal Compound

    Hello All, Now that the festive season is here and the old-workhorse needs a face-lift, I would request for some suggestions. Template below: Q: What is your budget? 10K Can increase by 1-2K if needed Q: What is your existing hardware configuration (component name - component brand...
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    Continue with CDMA or port to GSM - Plz suggest mobiles for each

    Hi Guys, A family member of mine has been using Reliance CDMA since quite a long while. Now his handset is on the verge of dying. I had a look at the different options for CDMA handsets and the choice is really limited. Not looking for anything fancy. Budget is Rs. 2-3k. Can be extended to 3.5k...
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    Storage Solutions Have Optical media prices increased?

    Hey Guys, I was looking to buy 50-100 pack spindle of DVDs and I noticed that even Moserbaer nowadays is costing more than 1400 bucks. I remember getting them for 11-12 per piece just few months back. Sony also was 12-13 and even that is around the same price as Moserbaer. Dvdstoredelhi seems...
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    Peculiar Passport Renewal Case - Please Help

    Hi Guys, I'm stuck in a weird situation regarding my passport expiry. My current passport, which has been valid since the past 10 years will expire in September 2012. Now, my company might be sending me on-site out of the India to next month or maximum by April of this year. Total duration for...
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    Basic QWERTY feature-phone needed

    Hi Guys, I'm looking for a basic qwerty type phone for a family member. Budget max:4k. Shortlisted options are Nokia X2-01 and Samsung Ch@t C322. Reviews for the chat are not so favourable in Flipkart. People have experienced reboots and poor battery life. Whereas, on paper, it has slightly...
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    Samsung Galaxy R i9103 for 21.9K from Letsbuy - Worth it?

    Hello Guys, I came across this deal: Buy Samsung Galaxy R i9103 at Best Price in India - Also find Specifications, Photos, Features & Reviews After the 5% off coupon its coming out to 21,899/- What do you guys think? It satisfies all my requirements perfectly (Proccy, RAM, screen-size, etc.)...
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    Blackberry Outage Saved Lives... Yes, "Saved"

    Source: Traffic accidents plunged during BlackBerry outage in Dubai, Abu Dhabi :S
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    Ipod Touch 4G - 16GB for 9K @ PrimeABGB

    Hi guys, I came across this while browsing today: Buy Apple-iPod Touch (16GB) Multi-Touch display in Mumbai India I've been tracking the price of this at ebay since a few weeks and it has never been below 13k even with discounts. At 9k, and that too from Prime it seems to be a real steal. What...
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    Review: Mitashi MH5001 Wireless Headphone

    Introduction/Disclamer about the reviewer: Please note this is my first review not just on TE, but the first one ever, for any product. The main reason for doing it is since there is not a single one anywhere. There is one at Tech2 but its just the first page. The rest of it is nowhere to be...
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    Audio Which earphones are these?

    I got these for free from a friend who had an extra pair. All I had to pay was his share of the bill (around 200 bucks :D). But anyway, it was gonna be my treat, so I would still say free ;) [attachment=8342:14707.attach] The sound is the best I've heard. (I'm not an audiophile, so I wouldn't...
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    Is the Vodafone Rs. 99 unlimited GPRS plan worth it?

    Hi Guys, I'm just looking for a plan to use during my commute (surfing, emails, maps, chat) and also a kinda backup connection in case my home net goes down so that I can connect my phone to my comp and check mails/surf online and use the mobile net. I'm currently on the pay as you go GPRS...
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    PC Peripherals Recommendations for new PSU + CPU cooler

    Hi, I'm looking for a good quality stable PSU + an upgrade for my stock AMD CPU cooler. My budget is 2.5k for the PSU and 1.5k for the CPU cooler. My requirement is mainly for stable noise-free, 24x7 operation with occasional VM emulation + gaming. Not looking to overclock. My current config...
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    Storage Solutions Problems with new Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB - ST2000DL003

    Hi Guys, I'm facing a weird problem with a 2 week old Seagate Barracuda Green 2TB - ST2000DL003. I've partitioned the drive with NTFS as follows: C: 63 GB D: 800 GB E: 1000 GB I haven't installed any OS on it yet and for the moment I'm just using it to download torrents on. They download...