PC monitors suck- User UN-friendly in so many ways

Posted by Jon Peddie on September 30th 2017 | Discuss (0)
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When installing or evaluating a PC monitor, you have to find the input connectors. They are typically put at the bottom—the least accessible place there is. Therefore, you have to have enough table space to lay the monitor flat, face down, hoping you won’t accidently crack

BenQ’s 27-inch monitor with docker

Posted by Jon Peddie on September 27th 2017 | Discuss (0)
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A monitor-docker for professional graphics users The BenQ PD2710QC is a feature rich monitor targeted at the graphics professionals and offers: High-resolution QHD (2560 × 1440) Super-thin bezel 100% sRGB and/or Rec.709 color space with IPS technology Wide angle viewing (178-degrees horizontal and vertical) Powered USB-C docking station   If you

Threadripper vs. i9 7900x

Posted by Jon Peddie on September 27th 2017 | Discuss (0)
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GTX1080Ti vs. Vega 64  Our friends at @Xi Computer loaned us monster i9 machine that we used to compare against the AMD Threadripper (TR). It wasn’t a totally fair comparison in that the i9 7900x only has ten 3.3 GHz cores, and the AMD TR has 16, 3.7 GHz cores.