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    FS: Laptop Dell Inspiron 17R-SE 7720

    Got this as a replacement from Dell after a Vostro of mine had been RMA's 6 times. yes SIX!. Was my Daily driver till 2015; Only portable device till Aug 2017 and then was used as a makeshift NAS/HTPC till the HDMI port stopped working. Has the ability to hold 2HDDs and an mSata drive, an...
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    FS: Storage Hardware Multiple Hard Drives

    1. WD Black 5TB - Purchased from Newegg on 11-Nov-2016. Has been used as my edit media drive but have no moved to SSDs so letting go of it. Has US warranty till 15th-Dec-2021. [Please note that in India it says Out of Region so I doubt it will be applicable here even though there are conflicting...
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    WTB Looking for NUC/USFFPC or similar

    Looking at budget options. Barebones or even complete units. To be used as a NAS/Downloading/Offline backup rig When you PM. please mention the product specs and shipping to Mumbai. Thanks
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    Laptops How/Where does one dispose bloated laptop batteries?

    How/Where does one dispose bloated laptop batteries? (Mumbai) XPS9560 battery needs to be thrown away.
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    FS: Desktops 5820K + X99p Motherboard

    Product Name: Intel 5820K Cpu + Gigabyte X99p-SLI Motherboard Expected Price: Rs 16,500 Shipping charges: At Actuals Manufacturer page URL: CPU - https://ark.intel.com/content/www/us/en/ark/products/82932/intel-core-i7-5820k-processor-15m-cache-up-to-3-60-ghz.html Motherboard...
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    FS: Others Rode Wireless Go (Wireless Lav Mic)

    For Sale: RODE WIRELESS GO https://www.rode.com/microphones/wireless/wirelessgo Used a couple of times [still haven't even removed the protective film,] but still end up renting more professional stuff for shoots so letting this go. Got another UHF based system as a backup. Need to invest in a...
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    FS: Storage Hardware WD 2TB Black @ 4,000 Till Saturday 31st OCT

    WD 2 TB Black - 4,599 + shipping Purchased in Jan 2015 from Prime ABGB [Out Of Warranty] Was my main footage drive for 2 years before it was relegated to random storage duties. Super drive great speed but 2 TB is just taking up slots now WD 1TB Green - 1,500 + Shipping SOLD Purchased in 2011 -...
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    Book for my grandfather to learn pc basics

    So in his quest for being independent as far as his computers are concerned my grandfather has decided to "learn computers" and has asked me to recommend a book to him. Any suggestions? Will order from Flipkart or Amazon.
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    CPU/Mobo X99 Motherboard required

    Well my trusty X99-Pro went kaput and since Asus is not going to fix it for me I need to get a new motherboard. As this is just a motherboard recommendation I'm not going to fill the template as that can confuse people. Will be used with an i7-5820K with 4 sticks of RAM. In built wifi is a...
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    CPU/Mobo PC won't POST. 00 Error code and red led

    As the title says... i7-5820K Asus X99-Pro So the LEDs on the motherboard are 00 (which according to the interwebs means their is an issue with the CPU) I removed and reseated everything and it worked the first time. Now the same error and no POST. Have updated the BIOS using USB flashback...
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    PC Peripherals UPS Advice

    Right then..Thanks to Reliance I've faced more power problems in the last few months than I have in 8 years in Mumbai. Never needed a UPS out here before but definitely need one now. To power a: Seasonic 650 w PSU (i7-5820 - X99) Dell 24" monitor 15-20 mins of backup is sufficient, however I...
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    Video H265/HEVC Android Box

    Budget - Under 5K/ 50 pounds Looking for recommendations for an Android TV Box. I guess something that runs Kodi. The main requirement is that it should be able to playback HEVC encoded files (VP9/H265). Also should be able to use external harddisks/pendrives. Will connect to my TV through HDMI...
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    Budget 20-25K Android reccomendation - 25K

    1. Budget? A: INR 25k(+/-2K) 2. Preferred display size, type and resolution? A: 4.7"-5.5", IPS LCD/AMOLED, FHD and above 3. Preferred operating system? (Android (with version), iOS, Windows Phone etc). A: Latest and greatest! 4. Preferred connectivity options? (4G, 3G, 2G etc). A: 3G + 4G 5...
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    Travelling to Japan!!

    So, I'm travelling to the land of the rising sun tomorrow for 12 days. Any travel advice, places I should visit, tech havens, things I need to be careful about. TIA
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    Soundbar/Speakers for Wall mounted 40" TV under 4K

    So I'm looking to add a set of speakers/soundbar to my Philips 40" LED, which isn't the best in the audio department. I have a budget of of under 4K. The unit is wall mounted so I would prefer a soundbar that could be wall mounted too! http://www.fendaaudio.com/soundbar/tv_speakers/t180bt seems...
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    Storage Solutions RAID 0 Advice - which drives to use ?

    So I am building a new x99 based rig and am looking at a 2x2tb RAID 0 array for video editing. This will be used for storing media/assets and I will be using an SSD for the OS and apps. The options I am looking at at the moment 2 x 2 TB WD Red 2 x 2 TB WD Black The Blacks cost at least 30%...
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    Budget 90k+ Video Editing + VFX Workstation

    What is your budget? 1 Lakh What is your existing hardware configuration (component name - component brand and model) Dell Inspiron Laptop Which hardware will you be keeping (component name - component brand and model) Dell Inspiron Laptop Also have a corsair VX450 that hasn't been turned...
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    Storage Solutions What is the best way of checking a new HDD before use?

    So I've purchased 2 drives for copying data over on a shoot. 1 2tb WD Elements (Portable) 1 4tb WD My Book What is the best way of checking the drives properly before taking them on a shoot? I've read that secure erase is a good way to check all the sectors are fine. Any other methods or tips...
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    FS: Games [PS3] Call of Duty - GHOSTS

    For Sale: PS3 - Call of Duty Ghosts. Disc is in perfect condition. The box/case is chipped. Pic attached. Can make an eBay listing if required. Can also trade with PS3 Black OPs 2 + cash.
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    WTB COD Black Ops 2 PS3

    As the title says. I want to buy a pre-owned COD Black Ops 2 for the PS3.
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