TechSpot

Holiday Gift Guide 2013: Rick's recommendations

By Rick
Nov 28, 2013
Post New Reply
  1. ikesmasher

    ikesmasher TS Evangelist Posts: 2,434   +755

    Whats with companies and pairing high end i7s with mid range GPUS instead of vice versa.
     
  2. Julio Franco

    Julio Franco TechSpot Editor Posts: 6,980   +579

    Agreed, it just happens to be the case that CPUs are now generally cheaper than high end GPUs by a considerable margin. Nonetheless, while we were reviewing the Lenovo X700 (the review goes live Monday) I suggested Lenovo to include a faster GPU on more expensive models which makes more sense in a gaming machine than keep adding faster CPUs, more storage or RAM. Hopefully in the next iteration.
     
    H3llion likes this.
  3. H3llion

    H3llion TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,245   +218

    Yeah the GPU for that price tag is absolutely appalling, even the cable management could be something they can improve upon.
     
  4. LukeDJ

    LukeDJ TS Addict Posts: 350   +112

    They couldn't have designed that Dexter box set better :)

    I feel it necessary to mention that the Breaking Bad box set is also out, and I ain't dissing Dexter, but I know which one I'd pick.....
     

Similar Topics

Add New Comment

You need to be a member to leave a comment. Join thousands of tech enthusiasts and participate.
TechSpot Account You may also...