Go Back   OC3D Forums > [OC3D] General Forums > OC3D News
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
  #1  
Old 31-07-17, 03:31 PM
WYP's Avatar
WYP WYP is offline
News Guru
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Posts: 10,069
AMD's TR4 Threadripper platform is now available to Pre-order in the UK

Gosh, TR4 motherboards are expensive!



Read more on AMD's Threadripper platform.

__________________
I'm not saying that 1984 is a bad book, but the dystopia we are currently living in has much better worldbuilding.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 31-07-17, 03:57 PM
Gothmoth Gothmoth is offline
Newbie
 
Join Date: Jun 2017
Posts: 68
i hope three month away there will be an asus strix x399 mobo for around 350-380 euro.


the asus zenith comes with a 10gb ethernet card right?

as much as i would love 10gb, the 10gb switches are way too expenisve.

asus has a 2 port 10gb (+4 1gb ports) switch for 220 euro.
but only two 10gb ports are a bit lame.
i have 6 systems so i would need at least 7 ports (1 for internet connection).
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 31-07-17, 04:02 PM
Bartacus Bartacus is offline
OC3D Elite
 
Join Date: Apr 2013
Location: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Posts: 1,442
Good god they're pricey! That's some serious Asus tax!
__________________
Guts: Ryzen R7 1700 / Asus CH6 Hero / 16GB G.Skill 3600CL15 / Zotac GTX 1080Ti x2 / EVGA 1000W PSU / Case Labs M8
Storage: Intel 600p 1TB NVME / 6TB RAID0 array / 2TB RAID0 array
Water Cooling: Watercool HeatKiller IV blocks on CPU & GPUs / 4 360 rads + 1 240 rad / Singularity Computers reservoir / dual D5 pumps

Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 31-07-17, 04:07 PM
looz's Avatar
looz looz is offline
OC3D Crew
 
Join Date: Feb 2013
Location: Finland
Posts: 570
Quote:
Originally Posted by Gothmoth View Post
i have 6 systems so i would need at least 7 ports (1 for internet connection).
You have 10Gig Internet readily available?
__________________
i5 4690k - GTX 970 - 2x8Gb - 512GB 850 EVO
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 31-07-17, 04:14 PM
WYP's Avatar
WYP WYP is offline
News Guru
 
Join Date: Dec 2010
Location: Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
Posts: 10,069
Quote:
Originally Posted by Gothmoth View Post
i hope three month away there will be an asus strix x399 mobo for around 350-380 euro.


the asus zenith comes with a 10gb ethernet card right?

as much as i would love 10gb, the 10gb switches are way too expenisve.

asus has a 2 port 10gb (+4 1gb ports) switch for 220 euro.
but only two 10gb ports are a bit lame.
i have 6 systems so i would need at least 7 ports (1 for internet connection).
Yeah, it has a 10g Ethernet card. Those things are pricey.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Bartacus View Post
Good god they're pricey! That's some serious Asus tax!
This is more of a flagship board vs a more standard high-end design. ASUS has a Strix board coming that will likely have similar pricing to the other boards.
__________________
I'm not saying that 1984 is a bad book, but the dystopia we are currently living in has much better worldbuilding.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 31-07-17, 04:16 PM
AlienALX's Avatar
AlienALX AlienALX is offline
OC3D Elite
 
Join Date: Mar 2015
Location: West Sussex
Posts: 7,721
Quote:
Originally Posted by Bartacus View Post
Good god they're pricey! That's some serious Asus tax!
Yay my first actual LOLOL today. haha cheers
__________________
He used to do surgery
For girls in the eighties
But gravity always wins




Young man ya too girly girly, you're just a Cadbury's Curly Wurly
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 31-07-17, 04:37 PM
Gothmoth Gothmoth is offline
Newbie
 
Join Date: Jun 2017
Posts: 68
Quote:
Originally Posted by WYP View Post
This is more of a flagship board vs a more standard high-end design. ASUS has a Strix board coming that will likely have similar pricing to the other boards.

lets hope so. i have seen the prime x399 but no word about a strix model yet.
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 31-07-17, 04:39 PM
AlienALX's Avatar
AlienALX AlienALX is offline
OC3D Elite
 
Join Date: Mar 2015
Location: West Sussex
Posts: 7,721
Been thinking. You know a CPU is good when a company like Asus come up with a completely new name for their high end board. Amazing stuff really.

Some one duly pointed out to me on another forum that we haven't seen the X299 "Rampage" or whatever it's going to be called yet. And that will cost far more than this. I reckon £700 or more.
__________________
He used to do surgery
For girls in the eighties
But gravity always wins




Young man ya too girly girly, you're just a Cadbury's Curly Wurly
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 31-07-17, 04:50 PM
Gothmoth Gothmoth is offline
Newbie
 
Join Date: Jun 2017
Posts: 68
Quote:
Some one duly pointed out to me on another forum that we haven't seen the X299 "Rampage"
this one?



or this:



i think at least AS expensive.
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 31-07-17, 04:51 PM
AlienALX's Avatar
AlienALX AlienALX is offline
OC3D Elite
 
Join Date: Mar 2015
Location: West Sussex
Posts: 7,721
Yup you watch that one's price will make your ring sting.
__________________
He used to do surgery
For girls in the eighties
But gravity always wins




Young man ya too girly girly, you're just a Cadbury's Curly Wurly
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump








All times are GMT. The time now is 03:41 AM.
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.