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  1. Sam Posten

    Well...I'm back to Windows for gaming...and I bought a pre-built from Best Buy!

    The big savings and flexibility in building your own was in gpu selection
  2. Sam Posten

    Well...I'm back to Windows for gaming...and I bought a pre-built from Best Buy!

    Well, yeah. But the use case for a laptop is often very different than a PC.
  3. Sam Posten

    Well...I'm back to Windows for gaming...and I bought a pre-built from Best Buy!

    Don't want to hijack your thread but I wanted to follow up on what I said last week. The wake from sleep is waaaay better on PC than it used to be, but it still isn't perfect. The nVME helps I'm sure. One other thing I will add. Dam thing came with the cage for the 2.5" drive installed...
  4. Sam Posten

    Well...I'm back to Windows for gaming...and I bought a pre-built from Best Buy!

    The top end iMac with upgraded Radeon will play FPS just fine, but don't expect to get 5K at ultra settings.
  5. Sam Posten

    Well...I'm back to Windows for gaming...and I bought a pre-built from Best Buy!

    I definitely think the gold rush is past on GPUs, we are starting to see reasonable prices again. Here's a 1080ti at Costco for under $1800! https://www.costco.com/Alienware-Aurora-Gaming-Desktop---Intel-Core-i7---GeForce-GTX-1080-Ti.product.100405348.html And that's with Alienware pricing. I...
  6. Sam Posten

    Well...I'm back to Windows for gaming...and I bought a pre-built from Best Buy!

    Cool bud, don't let anything I say discourage you! I am right there in wanting it all. The only thing that checks all my boxes is $2k https://www.theverge.com/circuitbreaker/2018/5/24/17388154/asus-pg27uq-release-date-price-specs
  7. Sam Posten

    Well...I'm back to Windows for gaming...and I bought a pre-built from Best Buy!

    Gotcha, I don't know anything about that one.
  8. Sam Posten

    Well...I'm back to Windows for gaming...and I bought a pre-built from Best Buy!

    OK, if it's the 27UD68, it's on my watch list but I have heard mixed reactions on it: First, it supports Freesync, not Gsync. So that's a no go with your 1080. I've heard it's only about 250 nits too and wasn't really able to push HDR. Let us know what you think!
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