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    Quote Originally Posted by Grouch View Post
    are ext powered better than usb powered or are they about the same?
    Ext powered have always been more reliable overall. With USB powered the interface can die before the actual HDD does...yes I do know from personal experience and it can happen with quality HDD types (pretty much all my stuff is WD but I do have a Seagate).
    Honestly if you're only going to use this at home (or somewhere else with mains power) then ext powered is best also because it's slightly cheaper.

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    Current WD Elements ext powered vertical types have a power button at the back. So you can leave it plugged in via USB and have it turned off when not actually using it...this can increase drive lifespan 'cos it isn't idling when connected.

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    Quote Originally Posted by deadlegion View Post
    Ext powered have always been more reliable overall. With USB powered the interface can die before the actual HDD does...yes I do know from personal experience and it can happen with quality HDD types (pretty much all my stuff is WD but I do have a Seagate).
    Honestly if you're only going to use this at home (or somewhere else with mains power) then ext powered is best also because it's slightly cheaper.
    ext sounds good then since I only want it for extra home storage. if I wanna travel with some extra space I'll grab a large sd card.

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    Ya know, I've really kicked back on the beer intake this year (yay New Year resolutions) and just cracked another and counted the empty cans and I'm already on number 8.

    Shit.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Zaladane View Post
    Ya know, I've really kicked back on the beer intake this year (yay New Year resolutions) and just cracked another and counted the empty cans and I'm already on number 8.

    Shit.
    beer pretty cheap up there?

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    damn didn't realize it was this late I gotta get my ass ready for bed later guys

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    Quote Originally Posted by Grouch View Post
    beer pretty cheap up there?
    No.

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    Yes I have. Quite the enjoyable one.
    Still prefer the Diddy Kong Racing for N64.
    Ahh them golden days

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    wut

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    Quote Originally Posted by Zaladane View Post
    No.
    that sucks. hell around here it's anywhere from $8 to $12 for a 6 pack.

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    What are ya up to Grouch?
    THE BEST METHOD to run PSX games (and everything else for that matter) is via Retroarch - http://buildbot.libretro.com/nightly/
    If you have any questions on how to set it up on Windows please feel free to ask, its very easy.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Warrior View Post
    What are ya up to Grouch?
    feeling kinda shitty and getting ready to do some work around the house.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Grouch View Post
    that sucks. hell around here it's anywhere from $8 to $12 for a 6 pack.
    About the same here.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Zaladane View Post
    About the same here.
    you guys being flooded by craft beers too?

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