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Recent content by The Hoff

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    The Power PC Thread [f*ck off consoles] add me. Built a new PC this year for the first time in like a decade, really enjoying getting back in to PC gaming, it's moved on a lot! Partly got in to it as my mate showed me Star Citizen... immediately went shopping! Ryzen 1700 Asus...
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    The Power PC Thread [f*ck off consoles]

    I bought one of these, ended up complaining to Amazon last night about some store credit offer they had listed (it expired in June, but they still listed it), told them I was sending it back as I was after the credit, gave me £80 in gift cards to shut me up. It's great tech though, was playing...
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    PlayerUnknown's Battlegrounds

    Any of you group up on duo/squads? I'd be well up for a game with folk - Steam profile is here if anybody wants to add me? I'm about probably 4-5 nights a week at some stage:
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    Back... Any of the old gang still kicking about?

    Haven't been here in like a decade. I was spotted on another forum (HUKD) using the same name and reminded of my CS addiction of old. Anyway, just a quick message to say "Hi" to any of the old forum users that used to make life so interesting around here. Hope everyone is doing well and their...
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    HP Web OS devices.

    Do you actually have a Touchpad Tom?
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    New Speakers

    Daz, you're suggesting that you cannot use superlatives if a product isn't the very best on the market? You CAN have 'excellent' products that cost £200, they're usually the ones that sound better than others at £500. AV equipment is fickle, if you want real VFM get some decent second hand kit...
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    Show Your Home Theater

    Lounge: Sony KDL-40NX503 KEF Cresta 2 Sonos ZP90 CA A5 BT Vision Man Cave: Optoma HD700X Onkyo SR603 AVR Sonos ZP90 Boston Acoustics Soundware XS 5.1 HP Miniserver/NAS PS3 Love my man cave, love my Sonos <3
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    Anyone use a projector rather than a TV

    I've got an AV room, HD600X with Boston Acoustics 5.1 through an Onkyo NR609, I use it purely for movies and gaming via PS3... it's fantastic! That said, I wouldn't use it for normal viewing. You need an unlit room otherwise the contrast reduces pretty quickly. I can certainly recommend the...
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    Finally its here - Nokia N9

    Read it again, and then once more... nope, still not reading it any other way than "what the fk were they thinking going with Windows!"
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    Finally its here - Nokia N9

    It's Meego, not Windows... :nono: The N9 is about 12 months behind the competition, it's going to sell about 7 units worldwide. The biggest mistake they've made was releasing the N8 with Symbian, if it had been Android or WP7 they'd have sold them by the bucket - I'd have had one just for the...
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    [PC/PS3/XB360] Battlefield 3 Official Thread

    Part of me really isn't a fan of BF3. I played the beta and whilst I appreciate it's a step forward in terms of realism and simulating a warzone, it seems to just lack the simplicity and fun factor that BFBC2 has in spades. My biggest gripe (and I know many won't agree) is the fact you can go...
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    HP Web OS devices.

    Time to update: WebOS: 3.0.4 Cyanogen: Alpha 2.1 -
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    HP Web OS devices.

    You can see the Google code issue list, battery drain has already been fixed for release in Alpha 2. For the full Market you'll need to install the market fix, otherwise many of the apps will be filtered. HP released WebOS 3.0.4 yesterday too, lots of great changes and worth an update. If...
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    HP Web OS devices.

    Apparently HP are making more of these temporarily. Stock allegedly available from the end of October. HP have also announced that they will be pushing out an OTA update which will add a host of new features.
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    [PC/PS3/XB360] Battlefield 3 Official Thread

    The video Geddes posted (to me) looks shite from a gameplay POV, no liking that at all... but could just be the level design. The video J0sh has posted looks sweet as though, everything I love about BF2 is there. Still not 100% sure on this proning though... can imagine it getting a pure campathon!