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Old 24-07-19, 02:35 PM
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Corsair acquires specialist PC builder Origin PC

Expect tight integration between both companies.



Read more about Corsair acquiring Origin PC.

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Old 24-07-19, 03:08 PM
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To be fair, origin's cases have been looking a bit dated the last few years, so they could only benefit form this.
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Old 24-07-19, 03:36 PM
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Darn origin was one of the few good ones. Now they will just be a Corsair only brand soon enough
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Old 24-07-19, 04:18 PM
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oh really. Corsair keeps on expanding.
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Old 25-07-19, 08:48 AM
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Darn origin was one of the few good ones. Now they will just be a Corsair only brand soon enough
Expect quality to decline too.
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Old 25-07-19, 08:56 AM
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Expect quality to decline too.
Took the words right out of my mouth!
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Old 25-07-19, 02:39 PM
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Expect quality to decline too.
It's a shame. Plus since Corsair sponsor a lot of eSports and whatnot, people will flock to them in droves. Dark times ahead
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Old 25-07-19, 02:46 PM
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Who's buying Origin PCs and why would this worry anyone? LOL! No nerd with any self respect is buying that crap. Corsair can ruin this just like they ruined themselves and I suspect very few people will actually care.
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Old 25-07-19, 05:10 PM
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Who's buying Origin PCs and why would this worry anyone? LOL! No nerd with any self respect is buying that crap. Corsair can ruin this just like they ruined themselves and I suspect very few people will actually care.
Umm... most people in the world? DIY builders are a very small minority.
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Old 25-07-19, 05:18 PM
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Expect quality to decline too.

Yep, As much as I like Corsairs designs etc... Their quality has gone down severely since the majority of shares were bought by EagleTree Capital, I expect Origins quality to go down too, Cases will become very cheap chinesium, Glass will be the cheapest they can find, Paint jobs will be outsourced to the cheapest they can find.


Basically, RIP Origin.
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