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    Thunderbolt 4 eGPU enclosure

    Is there any Thunderbolt 4 eGPU enclosure?
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    upgrading SSD on alienware m17 r4

    Good point. I will go for Samsung 970 evo plus instead.
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    32GB RDIMM ECC RAMs for ASUS Pro WS X570-ACE

    ASUS has just updated the qualified vendors list of ECC memories for the motherboard last month: https://dlcdnets.asus.com/pub/ASUS/mb/SocketAM4/Pro_WS_X570-ACE/Pro_WS_X570-ACE_Memory_QVL_report_ECC_20220225.pdf But the last table has some errors (DDR4 2933 -> DDR4 3200, MAT18ASF4G72AZ...
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    ECC RAM suggestion for Ryzen 9 5950x

    ASUS has just updated the qualified vendors list of ECC memories for the motherboard last month: https://dlcdnets.asus.com/pub/ASUS/mb/SocketAM4/Pro_WS_X570-ACE/Pro_WS_X570-ACE_Memory_QVL_report_ECC_20220225.pdf But the last table has some errors (DDR4 2933 -> DDR4 3200, MAT18ASF4G72AZ...
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    upgrading SSD on alienware m17 r4

    I am interested in Alienware m17 R4 laptop. I heard that the M.2 SSD is user-upgradable. Does anyone know whether Samsung 980 Pro SSD is compatible with the laptop? Chiu
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    best air cooler for Ryzen 9 5950x

    Can someone suggest an air cooler/heatsink for Ryzen 9 5950x CPU? Thanks. Chiu
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    32GB RDIMM ECC RAMs for ASUS Pro WS X570-ACE

    Actually, I have no experience with this motherboard and I am not sure. But the official QVL list includes Kingston's RDIMM (see the attached file). It appears the motherboard works with both UDIMM and RDIMM. Please correct me if I am wrong.
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    32GB RDIMM ECC RAMs for ASUS Pro WS X570-ACE

    I am looking for some 32GB RDIMM ECC RAMs for ASUS Pro WS X570-ACE motherboard to max out the RAM storage. But the official ASUS memory QVL of ECC memories do not include any 32GB memory modules. The best I can find on the list is Kingston 16GB ECC RAM (RDIMM). Could you please suggest a...
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    Ryzen 9 5950x + 128GB ECC RAM

    Thanks. But what is the cost?
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    Ryzen 9 5950x + 128GB ECC RAM

    I believe Ryzen can offer the same level of reliability as Epyc and Zeon platforms, as long as they support ECC RAMs. Moreover, Epyc and Zeon platforms are way more expensive.
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    Ryzen 9 5950x + 128GB ECC RAM

    Thank you for the information. The reliability of ECC RAM is more important than a few % speed increase for servers. Can someone suggest a brand of DDR4-3200 ECC unbuffered RAM? I cannot find it on Amazon... Moreover, I am looking into Gigabyte Aorus x570 master motherboard. Can it get ECC...
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    ECC RAM suggestion for Ryzen 9 5950x

    I plan to build a new computer based on Ryzen 5950x and use it as a server. I heard that all Ryzen CPUs support ECC DDR4 RAMs if the motherboard supports ECC. Can you recommend good ECC DDR4 RAM modules for Ryzen 5950x? I plan to install a total of 128GB RAM (i.e., 4 x 32GB ECC DDR4 modules)...
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    Ryzen 9 5950x + 128GB ECC RAM

    I heard that all Ryzen CPUs support ECC RAMs. I plan to build a new PC with Ryzen 9 5950x and 128GB ECC RAMs. Can you suggest the hardware components for this build?
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    Cooling pad for MacBook Pro i9

    This guy can: But need a more elegant solution.
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