Tag: Motherboard

Sorry for the Lack of Updates

I’m sorry for the lack of updates lately, and not just on this blog, but also at other web pages I help maintain. I am sick, there’s a error with my thyroid gland. So nothing that won’t be fixed with the right treatment. Sorry for disappointing some of my detractors  This fault in my thyroid gland has made me

ASRock Z77 Extreme4

What does this mean? It basically means I ordered the ASRock Z77 Extreme4 motherboard, which I will be trying. I heard good stuff about it from users and reviewers. It’s quite cheap too – roughly, 190 USD, including shipping, but extra cost because it’s “Pick up n’ Pay” option when paying for it. It’s still a

My Windows Experience Score – Awkward!

Check out this somewhat recent Windows Experience score, it’s way off – awkward. I get 6,9 because of the drive – which is an SSD from OCZ. I “migrated” this Windows 7 installation from a regular mechanical drive some weeks ago, it’s a very old installation – perhaps one and a half year old, with A LOT

The Gigabyte G1.Sniper 3 Z77 Motherboard

This board really caught my attention. I’m totally undecided right now what my next motherboard will be. I am even open to testing AMD’s solutions – despite them lacking behind Intel, performance wise, but AMD solutions are dirt cheap these days and I’ve not tested their “new” stuff. Anyhow, I kind of liked this Gigabyte

k0nsl’s New Workstation Is Quick

Right so I finally assembled my new workstation. I didn’t wish to re-install Windows because I have configured it so much to suit all my needs, and I didn’t feel like re-doing all that customization. Also everything is encrypted, the boot as well. It would all just be a hassle, I don’t have time for