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  1.    30 Aug 2017 #2931
    Join Date : Oct 2014
    New Jersey
    Posts : 1,386
    Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64

    I paid $339.99 for the 7800X at Micro Center.
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  2.    30 Aug 2017 #2932
    Join Date : Jan 2017
    Turku
    Posts : 1,777
    Windows 10 Pro IP Build 16299.19 (Branch: RS3 Release)

    Quote Originally Posted by AddRAM View Post
    I paid $339.99 for the 7800X at Micro Center.
    Yes, generally US prices are EU prices in EURO without VAT, and that numeric value converted directly to Dollars.

    Example: A device cost 500€ in Finland. We remove 24% VAT we get 403€. Swap the sign from € to $ ands we get $403. There we have the US price ($403 vs 500€) compared to Finnish prices.
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  3.    30 Aug 2017 #2933
    Join Date : Jul 2014
    Serbia
    Posts : 10,427
    W10 Insider + Linux

    Well, in US and Canada prices are always shown without taxes because they vary from state to state and province to province. Here, taxes on computers/parts used to be 8% but now are same as for everything else, 20%. On the shelf and online they do contain taxes too. So it's WYSIWYG. Prices in actual stores are about 10 - 20% higher than those in online stores. Still very high for actual standard here. An average citizen would have to work 2 weeks for this SSD.
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  4.    30 Aug 2017 #2934
    Join Date : Feb 2015
    Bamberg Germany
    Posts : 17,564
    Win10 Pro, Win10 Pro N, Win10 Home, Win10 Pro Insider Fast Ring, Windows 8.1 Pro, Ubuntu
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  5.    30 Aug 2017 #2935
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    Serbia
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    <<<<<<<
    Well of course, as soon as I catch up with something, they find something new.
    USB 3.2 spec announced with double the speed for existing Type-C SuperSpeed cables
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  6.    30 Aug 2017 #2936
    Join Date : Oct 2013
    NW Florida
    Posts : 9,452
    Windows 10 Enterprise and Pro/Windows 7 Enterprise/Linux Mint

    Is that like we can get 5 Gb/S with USB 3.0? Plus, until they make drives that can read and write that fast, it won't help much.
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  7.    30 Aug 2017 #2937
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    Serbia
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    Quote Originally Posted by essenbe View Post
    Is that like we can get 5 Gb/S with USB 3.0? Plus, until they make drives that can read and write that fast, it won't help much.
    There was a big hype about USB (and Firewire) in early '90s but took 10 years for USB devices to proliferate. After that it moved up pretty fast. Best move was to C plug and 3.1 (second gen). Took 20 years just to change the plug.
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  8.    30 Aug 2017 #2938
    Join Date : May 2015
    Posts : 1,551
    Windows 10 Pro 64

    I an very tired of Corsair and their software issues. Look at this from the Corsair forum. Corsair's own software (Link 4.8 versions) conflict with Corsair's other software CUE, which I have to control keyboard/mouse.

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    Discuss Link v4.8.2.1 here - The Corsair User Forums

    We finally have a Corsair employee posting on the forum. His comments confirm something I, the "Mike's" on this forum and Slippery have known for a long time. Corsair software engineers have no clue what they are doing, especially when it comes to Asus MBs. Notice his question/cry for help "hey are you guys running Asus software". No I am not running AI Suite 3 and please stop blaming Asus.

    I have given up and gone back to Link 4.5.0.55. At least with this my 4 phantom fans are gone and in this version Corsair can properly count cores as 1 to 4 instead of 2 to 5.

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  9.    30 Aug 2017 #2939
    Join Date : Jan 2017
    Turku
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    Windows 10 Pro IP Build 16299.19 (Branch: RS3 Release)

    Quote Originally Posted by essenbe View Post
    Is that like we can get 5 Gb/S with USB 3.0? Plus, until they make drives that can read and write that fast, it won't help much.
    I can max that speed on my USB 3.0 ports using UASP. Max SSD speed is ~550MB/s but on USB3.0 using UASP I get 480-500MB/s. Without UASP I get 200-250MB/s speeds. So yeah, it is possible.

    Then there is also external Video Cards, Audio processors and other devices where even fastest ThunderBolt is limiting still.
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  10.    31 Aug 2017 #2940
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    Bamberg Germany
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