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by Hairy Frog
Mon Jan 18, 2021 2:19 pm
Forum: Technical Help
Topic: Hardware advice
Replies: 25
Views: 845

Re: Hardware advice

Mine was even older, so you can imagine how happy I am this afternoon : Looks like it is a full success, everything seems to work fine, and I only had to fix the booting order in the bios. I ve just been giving it a try on SWBF2, and it was all positive. For the first time, no code 721, no router re...
by Hairy Frog
Thu Jan 07, 2021 5:37 pm
Forum: Technical Help
Topic: Hardware advice
Replies: 25
Views: 845

Re: Hardware advice

Sure, the more than it is not the first time that I swap to good lvl and up to date gear, so I know more or less the hoooo and haaaa to come :mrgreen:
by Hairy Frog
Thu Jan 07, 2021 5:14 pm
Forum: General Gaming Chat
Topic: Wolfpack review
Replies: 1
Views: 120

Wolfpack review

Ennemy boat spotted herr kaleun ! The year 2019 was a good millesime for WW2 sub sims, with 2 quite interesting games put on sale in Steam. Both interesting, but obviously very diferent by many aspect, although obviously inherited from the Silent Hunter series. Uboat is rather oriented to sub/crew m...
by Hairy Frog
Thu Jan 07, 2021 11:40 am
Forum: Technical Help
Topic: Hardware advice
Replies: 25
Views: 845

Re: Hardware advice

Yes SSd price have fell ridiculously low compared to what they were when I bought my 240GB. Nice move Knightmorphed ! My parts are there, I picked them up at the shop this morning :biggrin: But as I will hit the road this afternoon or tomorrow for a one week journey, I think the mounting wi'll wait
by Hairy Frog
Tue Jan 05, 2021 7:21 am
Forum: Spam
Topic: What are you listening to?
Replies: 538
Views: 147070

Re: What are you listening to?

by Hairy Frog
Sun Jan 03, 2021 12:41 pm
Forum: Technical Help
Topic: Hardware advice
Replies: 25
Views: 845

Re: Hardware advice

Yeah I think I have my kit now : AMD Ryzen 5 3600 + MSI X570 GAMING PLUS for 480€ Corsair Vengeance LPX Black DDR4 2 x 8 Go 3200 MHz CAS 16 for 107€ Seagate BarraCuda - 4 To - 256 Mo for 123€ And I can still use the Be Quiet Shadow Rock 2 fan that I already have, only one year aged So a decent and e...
by Hairy Frog
Sun Jan 03, 2021 11:52 am
Forum: Technical Help
Topic: Hardware advice
Replies: 25
Views: 845

Re: Hardware advice

Yep, OC is not my thing though, but I clearly tend to the 5 3600 given the price/performance ratio diff ... and the possibility to get a very interesting bundle :

AMD Ryzen 5 3600 + MSI X570 GAMING PLUS for 480€

This mobo is made for upgrades
by Hairy Frog
Sun Jan 03, 2021 10:02 am
Forum: Technical Help
Topic: Hardware advice
Replies: 25
Views: 845

Re: Hardware advice

All the tests and reviews I did read say more or less the same thing : the 5 3660 is perfect for just gaming, while the 7 3700x, while slightly better in performance ( in some circumstances ), is more open to future evolutions like higher end GPU, RAM ..... But in fact I do not fell helped that much...
by Hairy Frog
Sat Jan 02, 2021 10:21 pm
Forum: Technical Help
Topic: Hardware advice
Replies: 25
Views: 845

Re: Hardware advice

This is exactly what I'm planning to do : My 240GB SSD for OS and other structural stuff ( with chance, not even the need to reinstall all this crap ), current 1TB HDD for non steam games, and new 4TB HDD for steam games installations storing The main drawback of sims is that the mods can take a lot...
by Hairy Frog
Sat Jan 02, 2021 7:36 pm
Forum: Technical Help
Topic: Hardware advice
Replies: 25
Views: 845

Re: Hardware advice

Here's what I am considering actually for my upgrade : CPU AMD Ryzen 7 3700X MOBO Asus TUF B450-PLUS GAMING RAM Corsair Vengeance LPX Black DDR4 2 x 8 Go 3200 MHz CAS 16 HDD Seagate BarraCuda - 4 To - 256 Mo => extension, it will be dedicated to the steam/common directory Unless anyone knows this ge...