The penalties of being an early adopter...

Discussion created by black_zion on Oct 23, 2017
Latest reply on Oct 23, 2017 by mistered

And this is why I hate being an early adopter, and why I swore I never would be again. I also swore I'd buy top end so I wouldn't have to touch my system again for a while, but that was before Threadripper was announced and its capabilities were shown to be that much greater than Ryzen R7.


I paid:



When I could have waited and got for marginally more yet had much better capabilities, including multiple NVMe slots:


And I'm not even going to say what I think about:


Or what I think about:


And his big fat bomb known as:


Image result for amd vega

Which should remind everyone of a certain previous AMD bomb:


And the fact that third parties can't do anything with it:


Oh well, there's always 2020 with what presumably will be called Socket AM5, assuming Jong Un doesn't start a nuclear war. If there is still an AMD anyway: