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  1. chiron

    Acer Predator Helios 300 @ Flipkart 59k for this config plus 10k on exchange and 10% on SBI cards, seems almost too good to be true and that makes me a bit worried.
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    Budget 31-40k Laptop for my parents

    What's your Budget? 21-40k (large range because I am willing to give up on some of the requirements if it is good value) What will be your primary usage for the notebook be? (e.g. web surfing/office apps/Casual Gaming) Web surfing, occasional movie (not hi-res) What size and weight...
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    Windows Windows 10 - like what you see photo info

    Is there any way to get details about the photos that are displayed on the Windows 10 lockscreen?
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    Laptops Asus K401LB

    i5 FHD with 940m... specs seem very solid and price should be under 40k. Wonder if it will be sold in India though :(
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    Kerala Budget

    More entertaining than anything I've watched this year to say the least. The aap antics, the rape documentary, aib etc pale in comparison.
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    Audio Audio from Laptop skipping on Bluetooth Speakers

    I recently bought a JBL Clip. The audio is working ok with my mobile phone over bluetooth and while plugging it to the laptop stereo port as well. However, when I connect from my laptop (Windows 7, Aetheros Bluetooth 2.1) the audio skips. I've updated to the latest drivers I could find on the...
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    Suggest VFM wireless keyboard and mouse for use with TV

    Title says it all - main use would be to browse the net. Suggestions would be most welcome. I will be using it with a 32 inch fhd tv and I need to factor it in to figure out the total budget.
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    Ebay Camera Price Challenge I wonder what the catch is considering I could find something like this in a couple of minutes; vs...
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    I noticed that a couple of members have posted about stuff from there. How good is the site in general?
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    22 to 24 inch TV

    1. Budget: 15k 2. Viewing distance: 4-8ft 3. Sources/inputs such as HD DTH/consoles/stand-alone media players etc: Asianet Cable (HD) 4. Preference for plasma TV/LCD TV/LED-LCD TV: None 5. Preference for brands: None 6. Willing to purchase it from the grey market? No. 7. Ambient lighting...
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    Camera Camera Gear Buying Advice - template

    Considering the various types of cameras available in the market, tailored to meet various types of use I think a template for photography equipment buying advise would be this section. Few pertinent questions that come to my mind are as follows; 1. Budget Range 2. What is your...
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    Budget 0-20k VFM CPU + Mobo + RAM + SSD

    My existing cpu/mobo (Athlon X2-550 + Biostar 790gxbe mobo) got fried due to lightning strike and so want suitable replacements. Undecided as to getting an SSD. However, I would like to have the option of having one and using it to the best of its potential in the future. What is your budget...
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    Laptops Acer 725 Laptop Screen Broken

    I just broke the screen of my Acer Netbook. I'm guessing that physical damage wont be covered under the warranty (purchased on 29th March 2013 from Flipkart). Planning to go to the Acer service center in Vashi tomorrow. Any idea about the cost of an LCD screen. Is it possible to buy and install...
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    CPU/Mobo ITX B75 Mobo availability

    Can't seem to find any of them from indian retailers online. Anyone know if it will be available in lamington road?
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    Budget 31-40k Home PC for Dad

    Q: What is your budget? Not sure Q: What is your existing hardware configuration (component name - component brand and model) None Q: Which hardware will you be keeping (component name - component brand and model) AL MX 5021 Q: Is this going to be your final configuration or you...
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    Camera Sigma DP2 Merril

    I'd never consider buying one of these but am blown away looking at the pictures; 146003874 photo - Georges Noblet photos at Reviews — MONO - CULTURE
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    How to append "...etc" to a cell of fixed size in Excel?

    I am preparing a tender schedule and the item descriptions are of different lenghts. Is there any way to format the cell so that it only displays the first say 50 characters and then adds a " ...etc" at the end. I don't want the actual cells contents to be truncated though. I can do it by...
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    Monitors Philips AMVA/IPS monitors

    Saw a Philips 21.5" ips monitor listed on the primeabgb site a couple of weeks back for 8.3k (dvi/hdmi and 8 bit ips) and read a few reviews of the new ips monitors released by philips. Any idea how good these actually are as there seems to be no reviews on the 21.5" model which is the only one...
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    Is any good? <--- decent prices for ASUS and Dell ips monitors. They are located in Bangalore so maybe someone can check them out...
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    Budget 31-40k HTPC for my father

    I want to buy an htpc for my parents; there is no tv at the house and so it will be kept in the living room; hence a sleek and unobtrusive cabinet is a must. It doesn't need to be particularly powerful but it has to be reliable and preferably use less amount of electricity as they rarely turn it...