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Discussion in 'Article Discussion' started by bit-tech, 25 Mar 2019.

  1. MLyons

    MLyons Half dev, Half doge. Staff Administrator Super Moderator Moderator

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    Wonder If this could be done with some arduino or Corsair magic
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  2. edzieba

    edzieba Virtual Realist

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    Not just safety (double-insulated is a thing even without grounded outlets): a switch-mode PSU is basically a very high power RF noise generator, and not something you want operating unshielded inside your case.
     
  3. jb0

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    I think Pis are more appropriate. HDMI is the go-to for large numbers of pixels over a fistful of GPIO pins.


    Well, poop.
     
  4. Anfield

    Anfield Well-Known Member

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    Some PSU brands (unsurprisingly just ones you should never allow near a PC) actually used to sell ones with windows in the case like for example this:
    http://www.jonnyguru.com/blog/2007/07/08/kingwin-absolute-power-600w-power-supply/

    As for peak RGB...
    Doesn't that dubious honour belong to the RGB covered Yas Hotel in Abu Dhabi which also has an F1 track running through it?
     
  5. jb0

    jb0 Active Member

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    Well, I took my car through the car wash, and it was upgraded with RGB LEDs on everything. Felt like I was driving through a rave.
     
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  6. Arboreal

    Arboreal Well-Known Member

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    Newegg have got on board to push it a bit further... Their RGB CPU! Do watch the video further down the page
    They'll all be sold out by midday though :winking:

    The best bit for me was the fact that it ships with ALL 3 colours, R,G,B and other colours available at additional cost via micro transaction :lol:
     
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  7. Fingers66

    Fingers66 Kiwi in London

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    I expect a lot more of this sort of thing given the date.

    [​IMG]

    :grin::grin::grin:
     
  8. Anfield

    Anfield Well-Known Member

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    Troll them back: Ask for brown leds in yours:grin:
     
  9. jb0

    jb0 Active Member

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    Man, who cares about self-illumination when they're selling a hundred-thread 1.4 petahertz processor for only five grand? That is SO MANY MIPS.
     
  10. davvy76

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    Rgb... takes me back to the days when your case looked like an aquarium with a cold cathode light in. It looked **** then, it looks **** now, bring back beige boxes, bah humbug.
     
  11. The_Crapman

    The_Crapman Don't phone it's just for fun.

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    RGB has definitely gone to far. You need to watch this even if you don't like the guy.
     
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  12. David

    David Take my advice — I’m not using it.

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    OMG, transparent AIOs for your RGB SSDs!!!!111oneone

    I'm gunna be sooooo rich!
     
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  13. Anfield

    Anfield Well-Known Member

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    Why water cool something as mundane as an RGB SSD?

    I demand a full custom wc loop to cool an RGB Chair.:hehe:
     
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  14. CrapBag

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    What keyboard does he have there?
     
  15. The_Crapman

    The_Crapman Don't phone it's just for fun.

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    Evga z10 by the looks of it.
     
  16. CrapBag

    CrapBag Well-Known Member

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    Hmm thank you
     
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