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Computer Case Airflow - What is Positive and Negative Pressure?
 
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Ever wonder what positive and negative air pressure in your case means? Well, Anthony and Jack came up with a way to show you exactly what happens inside. Buy Corsair 760T Computer Case: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?search=760t US: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?searchus=760t Buy Noctua F12 Fans: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?search=noctua+f12 US: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?searchus=noctua+f12 See news sources + discuss on our Forums: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?url=http://forums.ncix.com/ Follow Us! http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm Episode Credits: Host: Jack Sui (@NCIXJack), Anthony Chow (@Thegreatchow) Writer: Jack Sui, Anthony Chow Editor: Kalvin Shum (@NCIXAce)
Views: 1235862 NCIX Tech Tips
5 Important Tips for PC Building
 
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This guy tried to build a PC without reading all the tips first - You won't BELIEVE what happens next! #3 is my favorite. Did that get you to click the video? Oh, you already clicked it. Well, I'm outta here then. See news sources + discuss on our Forums: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?url=http://forums.ncix.com/ Follow Us! http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm Episode Credits: Host: Linus Sebastian Writer: Jack Sui Editor: Kalvin Shum / Barret Murdock
Views: 1852901 NCIX Tech Tips
RAM Upgrade Guide - What You Need to Know
 
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So you want some more memory in your system. What do you need to know so you don't blow up your system? First off, don't buy explosives, buy RAM. That first tip is free. For the rest, watch the video. Buy DDR4 RAM: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/category/ddr4-desktop-ram-d2-1516.htm US: http://www.ncixus.com/products/?minorcatid=1516 Buy DDR3 RAM: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/category/ddr3-desktop-ram-a8-1303.htm US: http://www.ncixus.com/products/?minorcatid=1303 Sponsor Link: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?url= See news sources + discuss on our Forums: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?url=http://forums.ncix.com/ Follow Us! http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm Episode Credits: Host: Linus Sebastian Writer: Anthony Chow Editor: Kalvin Shum
Views: 1729506 NCIX Tech Tips
Cat5 VS Cat6 - What's the difference?
 
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Not all ethernet cables are born equal. Jack explains the difference between cat5, cat6, and spaghetti. (spoiler: the last one's the worst) Buy network cables! Canada: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?search=network+cable US: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?searchus=network+cable Sponsor Link: http://www.ncix.com/article/nmg.htm?search=wd+Purple Follow Us! http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm Episode Credits: Host: Jack Sui Writer: Jack Sui Editor: Kalvin Shum
Views: 446881 NCIX Tech Tips
Should you Hibernate, Shut down, or put your PC to sleep?
 
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Some people put their PCs to sleep to save energy, some people DISABLE sleep so they always have access, but what's the best solution for you? Whether a PC should be set to hibernate, sleep, or be shut off depends on the situation, and your personal preferences regarding gluten-free food. Don't ask me how that works in, it just does. See news sources + discuss on our Forums: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?url=http://forums.ncix.com/ Follow Us! http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm Episode Credits: Host: Linus Sebastian Writer: Riley Murdock Editor: Barret Murdock
Views: 2419794 NCIX Tech Tips
How much VRAM do you need? - Tech Tips
 
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Time to put this one to bed. How many gigabytes of graphics memory (VRAM) do you REALLY need? Buy Graphics Cards: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?search=graphics+card US: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?searchus=graphics+card Club3D MST Hubs: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?url=club3D+mst See news sources + discuss on our Forums: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?url=http://forums.ncix.com/ Follow Us! http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm Episode Credits: Host: Linus Sebastian Writer: Chris Lim / Riley Murdock Editor: Kalvin Shum
Views: 2387490 NCIX Tech Tips
Are TVs as good as Monitors for Gaming? 144Hz Monitor vs 120Hz TV
 
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So you wanna hook up your gaming PC to your big ol' living room TV. Should you? Depends. On what? No, I'm wearing Depends. They're a real lifesaver. Buy BenQ XL2420G Gaming Monitor: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?search=BenQ+XL2420G US: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?searchus=BenQ+XL2420G Buy Sony 120Hz TVs: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?search=sony+120+Hz+TV US: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?searchus=sony+120+Hz+TV See news sources + discuss on our Forums: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?url=http://forums.ncix.com/ Follow Us! http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm Episode Credits: Host: Linus Sebastian Writer: Anthony Chow Editor: Kalvin Shum
Views: 1880020 NCIX Tech Tips
Graphics Card Specs: The Basics
 
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TL;DR - Reviews and benchmarks are the most important thing to look at when buying a new graphics card. But if you ARE curious as to what these specs mean, here's a video! Buy Graphics cards at NCIX: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/category/video-cards-5e-108.htm US: http://www.ncixus.com/products/index.php?minorcatid=108 VIDEO: How much VRAM do you need? https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Utv144XeHag See news sources + discuss on our Forums: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?url=http://forums.ncix.com/ Social Media: Instagram(NCIX Tech Tips): https://instagram.com/ncixtechtips Twitter (NCIX Tech Tips): https://twitter.com/ncixtechtips ​Twitter (Official NCIX): https://twitter.com/ncixdotcom/ Instagram(Official NCIX): https://instagram.com/ncixdotcom/ Facebook: https://facebook.com/ncixdotcom/ Episode Credits: Host: Riley Murdock Writer: Riley Murdock Editor: Barret Murdock
Views: 330048 NCIX Tech Tips
Seagate 600 Desktop Solid State Hybrid Drives vs SSD vs HDD - Showdown
 
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Seagate has a new lineup of desktop grade SSHDs. This new hard drive has built in SSD storage which can be used for quick reads and writes. We put it head to head in Operating system and game boot times to see what the benefits are, and how quickly you can benefit from this SSHD. BUY: http://ncix.com/search/?categoryid=0&q=Seagate+600+ssd http://ncix.com/search/?categoryid=0&q=seagate+barracuda http://ncix.com/search/?categoryid=0&q=seagate+DX001 USA: http://us.ncix.com/search/?categoryid=0&q=Seagate+600+ssd http://us.ncix.com/search/?categoryid=0&q=seagate+barracuda http://us.ncix.com/search/?categoryid=0&q=seagate+DX001
Views: 288704 NCIX Tech Tips
How to properly configure the SSD as boot drive and HDD as storage drive
 
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In this episode, Linus answers the frequently asked question about how to properly configure the SSD + HDD setup. He covers boot sequence configuration, drive initialization as well as software configuration.
Views: 4318963 NCIX Tech Tips
How to choose PC parts! Beginner's Components Guide 2017
 
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Getting into custom PC building can be daunting, but it doesn't have to be! Here's our 2017 guide to choosing the right components for your PC. Timecode Shortcuts: Things to Consider: 0:31 Processor/CPU: 1:25 CPU Cooler: 3:15 Motherboard: 3:33 Case/Chassis: 4:47 Memory/RAM: 5:36 Graphics Card/Video Card/GPU: 6:58 Storage Drive: 8:17 Power Supply: 9:43 Shop PC components + peripherals at NCIX: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/computer-hardware/?a_aid=c6bf19fe&a_cid=0c357c74 US: http://www.ncixus.com/computer-hardware/ See news sources + discuss on our Forums: http://forums.ncix.com/&a_aid=c6bf19fe&a_cid=0c357c74 Get Official NCIX Tech Tips T-shirts here! http://www.ncix.com/techtips?a_aid=c6bf19fe&a_cid=0c357c74 Social Media: Instagram(NCIX Tech Tips): https://instagram.com/ncixtechtips Twitter (NCIX Tech Tips): https://twitter.com/ncixtechtips ​Twitter (Official NCIX): https://twitter.com/ncixdotcom/ Instagram(Official NCIX): https://instagram.com/ncixdotcom/ Facebook: https://facebook.com/ncixdotcom/ Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/ncixofficial Episode Credits: Host: Julia Zhang Writer: Anthony Chow Editor: Barret Murdock
Views: 501381 NCIX Tech Tips
How to Refresh and Maintain your PC's performance
 
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Computers, just like cars, bikes, and girlfriends, need regular maintenance in order to perform at their best. Here's some tips to make sure your PC isn't getting clogged up with rubbish/garbage/.temp files. NCIX Tech services: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?url=http://www.ncix.com/techservices/ PC Dust Elimination - The Rugged, Manly Way: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=W9T6WGFmam0 How-to-Geek's Guide on Disabling Startup Programs: http://www.howtogeek.com/74523/how-to-disable-startup-programs-in-windows/ See news sources + discuss on our Forums: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?url=http://forums.ncix.com/ Follow Us! http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm Episode Credits: Host: Linus Sebastian Writer: Riley Murdock Editor: Barret Murdock
Views: 1730599 NCIX Tech Tips
RAID 0 & RAID 1 Setup Guide (NCIX Tech Tips #77)
 
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This episode of NCIX Tech Tips Linus is going to show you all the steps to set up RAID 0 & RAID 1 in your system. This video is part of his series of RAID Setup Guide. Watch the video to find out more!
Views: 663128 NCIX Tech Tips
RAID 5 & RAID 10 Tutorial & Explanation (NCIX Tech Tips #79)
 
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Today Linus does a follow up to our RAID0 and RAID1 video and he covers some of the more complicated types of RAID, including the ones that are more optimized for dedicated RAID cards.
Views: 434619 NCIX Tech Tips
SSD vs Hard Drive Performance (NCIX Tech Tips #62)
 
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http://www.ncix.com/products/index.php?minorcatid=1275 This episode of NCIX Tech Tips Linus is going to perform a series of tests to compare how must faster SSDs are to compare to traditional magnetic hard drives.
Views: 576096 NCIX Tech Tips
How To Tell If Your Hard Drive is Failing - Tech Tips
 
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This is how you tell if your harddrive is dead or on it's deathbed. Also Linus walks through what to avoid in order to prolong the life of your hard drive. Finally, we suggest that users use SMART in order to test and keep up to date on the status of their drives. HD Sentinel is a great way to keep track of this automatically and it can warn you when something is wrong, or about to go wrong. It can even give you an estimated lifespan remaining on your drive, listed in number of days. Where to Buy: Canada: http://ncix.ca/products/?majorcatid=103 US: http://us.ncix.com/products/?majorcatid=103 Join the conversation on our community: Forums: http://forums.ncix.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NCIXdotCOM Twitter: https://twitter.com/NCIXdotCOM Newsletter: http://www.ncix.ca/article.php?mode=newsletter Download our Mobile App: Android: http://tinyurl.com/blqeqaj iOS: http://tinyurl.com/a49ngav Windows: http://bit.ly/1guO0Pn
Views: 1257331 NCIX Tech Tips
Headphone Buyer's Guide On-Ear vs Over-Ear vs Earbuds
 
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When buying new headphones - there are so many to choose from. We're going to walk you through the different types of headphones you can buy so that you can pick something that is going to make your ears super happy. Buy Headsets (No Mic): http://www.ncix.com/category/home-audio-headphones-c7-1318.htm&utm_medium=youtube&utm_campaign=nmg&utm_source=bgheadphone Buy Headsets (with Mic): http://www.ncix.com/category/pc-headphones-7f-1231.htm&utm_medium=youtube&utm_campaign=nmg&utm_source=bgheadphone Sponsor Link: http://www.ncix.com/article/Office365-Showcase.htm&utm_medium=youtube&utm_campaign=nmg&utm_source=proffice36 Discuss on Reddit: http://www.reddit.com/r/NCIXTechTips/comments/2fla4q/headphone_buyers_guide_onear_vs_overear_vs_earbuds/ Discuss on our Forums: http://forums.ncix.com/forums/?mode=showthread&forum=222&threadid=2678333&pagenumber=0&msgcount=0&subpage=1&utm_medium=youtube&utm_campaign=nmg&utm_source=bgheadphone Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NCIXdotCOM Twitter: https://twitter.com/NCIXdotCOM Episode Credits: Host: Jack Sui Writer: Jack Sui Editor: Edzel Yago
Views: 154289 NCIX Tech Tips
What is NVIDIA G-Sync? Explained - Tech Tips
 
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G-Sync is an amazing evolution in monitor technology. This NVIDIA only (for now) feature eliminates the problems of stuttering, tearing, and input lag and allows you to game at exactly the speed of your graphics card. Install guide is coming! Learn More/Where to Buy: Canada: http://www.ncix.ca/ US: http://www.us.ncix.com/ Join the conversation on our community: Forums: http://forums.ncix.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NCIXdotCOM Twitter: https://twitter.com/NCIXdotCOM Newsletter: http://www.ncix.ca/article.php?mode=newsletter Download our Mobile App: Android: http://tinyurl.com/blqeqaj iOS: http://tinyurl.com/a49ngav Windows: http://bit.ly/1guO0Pn
Views: 795087 NCIX Tech Tips
What is a dead pixel? (NCIX Tech Tips #55)
 
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In this episode of NCIX tech tips, Linus will show you how to check if you monitor or TV has any dead pixels. He will also show you what to do with them when you notice a dead pixel. Enjoy.
Views: 420633 NCIX Tech Tips
Powerline vs Wireless vs Ethernet Networking (NCIX Tech Tips #52)
 
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http://www.ncix.com/search/?categoryid=0&q=powerline In this episode, Linus is on a mission to find out the best method to get internet connected to his new office. He'll be looking at powerline, wireless and conventional wired networking solutions.
Views: 1332412 NCIX Tech Tips
What is M.2? PCIe SSDs Explained. ft. ADATA SP900 M.2
 
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Ever wondered what this new M.2 slot is on all the new X99 and Z97 motherboards? It's actually more complicated than you might think. Take a seat, grab some chips, and click this video and we'll let you know. Featured: EVGA X99 Classified Motherboard ADATA SP900 M.2 SSD Buy EVGA X99 Motherboards: Canada: http://search.ncix.com/search/?qcatid=0&q=evga+x99 US: http://www.ncixus.com/search/?qcatid=0&q=evga%20x99 Buy ADATA M.2 SSD: Canada: http://search.ncix.com/search/?qcatid=0&q=adata+m.2 US: http://www.ncixus.com/search/?qcatid=0&q=adata%20m.2 Sponsor Link: http://www.ncixus.com/search/?categoryid=0&q=wd+purple Discuss on Reddit: http://www.reddit.com/r/NCIXTechTips/comments/2is02d/what_is_m2_pcie_ssds_explained_ft_adata_sp900_m2/ Discuss on our Forums: http://forums.ncix.com/forums/?mode=showthread&forum=222&threadid=2682702&pagenumber=0&msgcount=0&subpage=1 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NCIXdotCOM Twitter: https://twitter.com/NCIXdotCOM Episode Credits: Host: Jack Sui Writer: Jack Sui / Christopher Lim Editor: Kalvin Shum
Views: 376952 NCIX Tech Tips
What is a UPS? (NCIX Tech Tips #53)
 
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In this episode of NCIX Tech Tips, Linus will explain what is an UPS and why it is crucial to select a good UPS (Uninterruptible power supply).
Views: 83831 NCIX Tech Tips
Can You Upgrade a Prebuilt PC?
 
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So you want to upgrade your computer, but you didn't build it yourself - you bought it already-assembled from WHO-knows-where! What things do you need to think about in order to get 'er done? NCIXPC Custom-built PCs: http://www.ncix.com/article/ncix-pc.htm Email a PC Advisor: [email protected] See news sources + discuss on our Forums: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?url=http://forums.ncix.com/ Follow Us! http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm Episode Credits: Host: Linus Sebastian Writer: Anthony Chow Editor: Barret Murdock
Views: 1513846 NCIX Tech Tips
Do you Need a Sound Card?
 
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A lot of people assume they need a sound card in their PC build, but the reality is a little more complex. What are you using your PC for? Would you be better suited using an external DAC/amp? Search your heart. Let your conscience be your guide. Use the Force. Whatever works. NCIX forums: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?url=http://forums.ncix.com/ LinusTechTips forums: http://linustechtips.com/main/ Buy Sound Cards: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/category/sound-cards-9b-1007.htm US: http://www.ncixus.com/products/?minorcatid=1007 Buy DACs: Canada: http://search.ncix.com/search/?qcatid=0&q=dac US: http://www.ncixus.com/search/?categoryid=0&q=dac See news sources + discuss on our Forums: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?url=http://forums.ncix.com/ Follow Us! http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm Episode Credits: Host: Linus Sebastian Writer: Riley Murdock Editor: Kalvin Shum
Views: 2512968 NCIX Tech Tips
Intel Compute Stick Review
 
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Intel's Compute Stick is a full Windows PC in a HDMI dongle. So how useful is a computer you can swing around on a lanyard? You tell me, I don't have any lanyards. Buy Intel Compute Stick: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/detail/intel-compute-stick-atom-win8-1-bf-107144.htm US: http://www.ncixus.com/search/?categoryid=0&q=intel+compute+stick See news sources + discuss on our Forums: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?url=http://forums.ncix.com/ Follow Us! http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm Episode Credits: Host: Jack Sui Writer: Jack Sui Editor: Kalvin Shum
Views: 1145455 NCIX Tech Tips
Can Linus See More than 60Hz??? NCIX Tech Tips
 
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Part 1: http://youtu.be/yWEpIwNDeCA Our "average gamer" couldn't tell the difference without prior experience. Now let's find out if a seasoned 120Hz veteran can tell the difference between 60Hz and 120Hz in a real-world gameplay scenario! CA: http://www.ncix.com/search/?categoryid=0&q=120hz US: http://www.us.ncix.com/search/?categoryid=0&q=120hz
Views: 798256 NCIX Tech Tips
AM4 Chipsets Explained: X370/B350/A320/X300/A+B300
 
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So you want to pick up a Ryzen CPU. Which motherboard chipset will work best for you? Let's talk about what each of them are capable of! Buy Ryzen-compatible AM4 motherboards: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/search/?qcatid=0&q=am4+motherboard US: http://www.ncixus.com/search/?categoryid=0&q=am4+motherboard See news sources + discuss on our Forums: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?url=http://forums.ncix.com/ Get Official NCIX Tech Tips T-shirts here! http://www.ncix.com/techtips Social Media: Instagram(NCIX Tech Tips): https://instagram.com/ncixtechtips Twitter (NCIX Tech Tips): https://twitter.com/ncixtechtips ​Twitter (Official NCIX): https://twitter.com/ncixdotcom/ Instagram(Official NCIX): https://instagram.com/ncixdotcom/ Facebook: https://facebook.com/ncixdotcom/ Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/ncixofficial Episode Credits: Host: Riley Murdock Writer: Riley Murdock Editor: Riley Murdock
Views: 103811 NCIX Tech Tips
What is a BitCoin? Explained - Tech Tips
 
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This introduction to bitcoin explains what is a crypto-currency and what exatly is a bitcoin? Also touched on are the other major currencies such as litecoin, feathercoin, and dogecoin. Learn More/Where to Buy: Canada: http://www.ncix.ca/ US: http://www.us.ncix.com/ Join the conversation on our community: Forums: http://forums.ncix.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NCIXdotCOM Twitter: https://twitter.com/NCIXdotCOM Newsletter: http://www.ncix.ca/article.php?mode=newsletter Download our Mobile App: Android: http://tinyurl.com/blqeqaj iOS: http://tinyurl.com/a49ngav Windows: http://bit.ly/1guO0Pn
Views: 1277786 NCIX Tech Tips
PC Troubleshooting No Post Diagnosis (NCIX Tech Tips #54)
 
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In this episode of NCIX Tech Tips Linus will walk you through the steps to diagnose your PC if it won't boot.
Views: 633877 NCIX Tech Tips
Does Cable Management Affect PC Performance?
 
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It's a universal truth: some people like making their PC's cables look all nice and pretty, some people just stuff them all in a case and call it a beautiful spaghetti-mess (I coined that term, feel free to use it). But can cable management in a PC actually affect performance? That's what we set out to discover. What did we find? More than we bargained for. This description is super long, I'm just rambling at this point. Buy PC cables: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/category/modding-9a-1112.htm See news sources + discuss on our Forums: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?url=http://forums.ncix.com/ Social Media: Instagram: https://instagram.com/ncixdotcom/ ​Twitter (Official NCIX): https://twitter.com/ncixdotcom/ Twitter (NCIX Tech Tips): https://twitter.com/ncixtechtips Facebook: https://facebook.com/ncixdotcom/ Episode Credits: Host: Linus Sebastian Writer: Jack Sui Editor: Barret Murdock
Views: 220338 NCIX Tech Tips
What is Cloud Computing & Some Advantages & Drawbacks of This Technology NCIX Tech Tips
 
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Cloud computing covers a wide range of different services, and has become a bit of a buzzword. On NCIX Tech Tips Linus explains some of the advantages and disadvantages of this paradigm shift that has occurred over the last couple of years. CA: http://ncix.com/search/?categoryid=0&q=hard+drive US: http://us.ncix.com/search/?categoryid=0&q=hard+drive
Views: 53728 NCIX Tech Tips
NVME PCIe SSD vs. SATA SSD for Gaming, Tested!
 
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NVME SSDs are a relatively new, fancy form of storage, but does the technology benefit gamers in any way? Come with us on a journey of discovery. Buy SSDs at NCIX.com : Canada: http://www.ncix.com/category/solid-state-drive-ssd-11-1275.htm US: http://www.ncixus.com/products/?minorcatid=1275 See news sources + discuss on our Forums: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?url=http://forums.ncix.com/ Social Media: Instagram(NCIX Tech Tips): https://instagram.com/ncixtechtips Twitter (NCIX Tech Tips): https://twitter.com/ncixtechtips ​Twitter (Official NCIX): https://twitter.com/ncixdotcom/ Instagram(Official NCIX): https://instagram.com/ncixdotcom/ Facebook: https://facebook.com/ncixdotcom/ Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/ncixofficial Episode Credits: Host: Julia Zhang Writer: Anthony Chow Editor: Barret Murdock
Views: 601263 NCIX Tech Tips
Curved vs Flat Monitors ft Samsung S34E790C + LG 34UM95
 
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We spent a week with a curved, ultrawide monitor from Samsung, and put it up against a flat ultrawide from LG. Do the benefits justify the higher price? Buy LG 34UM95 Ultrawide Monitor: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?search=LG+34UM95 US: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?searchus=LG+34UM95 Sponsor Link: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?url=seagate+sshd See news sources + discuss on our Forums: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?url=http://forums.ncix.com/ Follow Us! http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm Episode Credits: Host: Linus Sebastian Writer: Anthony Chow Editor: Kalvin Shum
Views: 681676 NCIX Tech Tips
What Options Are There for Laptop Upgrades?
 
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Desktop PCs are easy enough to upgrade - check compatibility, buy the part, replace it in the machine. But Laptops are a little more complex - not every part is replaceable, and it can be difficult to know how to go about upgrading. Thankfully, Jack is here to help you get started! Buy Laptop upgrade parts: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/ US: http://www.ncixus.com/ See news sources + discuss on our Forums: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?url=http://forums.ncix.com/ Social Media: Instagram(NCIX Tech Tips): https://instagram.com/ncixtechtips Twitter (NCIX Tech Tips): https://twitter.com/ncixtechtips ​Twitter (Official NCIX): https://twitter.com/ncixdotcom/ Instagram(Official NCIX): https://instagram.com/ncixdotcom/ Facebook: https://facebook.com/ncixdotcom/ Episode Credits: Host: Jack Sui Writer: Jack Sui Editor: Barret Murdock
Views: 525149 NCIX Tech Tips
Are MicroSD cards faster with or without adapters?
 
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We made this video pretty much to answer one of our own questions: Does using a full-size SD card adapter with a microSD card have any effect on performance? WELL WE'LL SEE! Buy SD cards: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?search=SD+card US: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?searchus=SD+card See news sources + discuss on our Forums: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?url=http://forums.ncix.com/ Follow Us! http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm Episode Credits: Host: Linus Sebastian Writer: Jack Sui Editor: Kalvin Shum
Views: 171442 NCIX Tech Tips
Display Interfaces (VGA, DVI, HDMI, Display Port) Round Up (NCIX Tech Tips #84)
 
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This episode Linus will walk through all the different video interfaces out there and what is the advantages for each of them.
Views: 538584 NCIX Tech Tips
Ultra Compact ITX Gaming Rig ft. GTX 970 mini
 
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We went on a journey to build the most powerful system in as small and compact of a package as possible. Anthony says its not the size that matters, but whats inside. CASE - Raijintek Metis: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?search=raijintek+metis US: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?searchus=raijintek+metis Motherboard was the Gigabyte Z87N Wifi, but it's discontinued, so here's the Z97 version: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?search=GA-Z97N-WIFI US: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?searchus=GA-Z97N-WIFI CPU - Intel i7 4790K: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?search=BX80646I74790K US: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?searchus=BX80646I74790K GPU - Gigabyte GTX 970 OC ITX: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?search=GV-N970IXOC-4GD US: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?searchus=GV-N970IXOC-4GD RAM - Avexir 8GB LED DDR3: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?search=AVD3U16001104G US: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?searchus=AVD3U16001104G Cooler - Noctua D9L: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?search=Noctua+D9L US: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?searchus=Noctua+D9L SSD - HyperX Fury 240GB: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?search=SHFS37A/240G US: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?searchus=SHFS37A/240G Case Fan - Noctua NF-F12: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?search=Noctua+NF-F12+Industrial US: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?searchus=Noctua+NF-F12+Industrial PSU - Silverstone SFX 450W: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?search=450w+sfx US: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?searchus=450w+sfx Sponsor Link: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?search=avermedia+extremecap Follow Us! http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm Episode Credits: Host: Linus Sebastian Writer: Anthony Chow Editor: Kalvin Shum
Views: 644407 NCIX Tech Tips
Quick Guide to Home Audio
 
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Did you just buy a new TV and something seems off with the speakers? Well we are here to help you remedy this. From sound bars to bookshelves speakers to 5.1 setups, we've got you covered. Follow Us! http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm Episode Credits: Host: Linus Sebastian Writer: Anthony Chow Editor: Barret Murdock
Views: 252815 NCIX Tech Tips
Resolution vs FPS vs Details - Explaining Computer Game Image Quality NCIX Tech Tips
 
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Today Linus walks you through PC game performance and image quality and understanding all of the different factors that affect it.
Views: 455592 NCIX Tech Tips
AMD's Sulon All-in-One VR headset, Xbox One Cross-Platform Play
 
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AMD announces a bunch of things at their Capsaicin Livestream, but we were only able to hear about the Sulon VR/AR HMD before the deadline; Microsoft announces cross-network compatibility for Xbox One; Samsung has experimental headphones that let you feel motion. Plus, Quick Bits! Subscribe to the NCIX newsletter, win an MSI GTX 960 OC! http://www.ncix.com/newsletters See news sources + discuss on our Forums: http://forums.ncix.com/forums/?mode=showthread&forum=222&threadid=2731674&pagenumber=0&msgcount=0&subpage=1 Social Media: Instagram(NCIX Tech Tips): https://instagram.com/ncixtechtips Twitter (NCIX Tech Tips): https://twitter.com/ncixtechtips ​Twitter (Official NCIX): https://twitter.com/ncixdotcom/ Instagram(Official NCIX): https://instagram.com/ncixdotcom/ Facebook: https://facebook.com/ncixdotcom/ Episode Credits: Host: Riley Murdock Writer: Riley Murdock Editor: Barret Murdock
Views: 94029 NCIX Tech Tips
What is HDCP? And How to Record HDCP Content with a Splitter (XBOX ONE, PS4) - Tech Tips
 
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Learn all you need to know about HDCP and what it's for. Also, if you're doing it for personal use, learn how you can use a splitter as a workaround to record HDCP content with whatever hardware you like. Use this trick to bypass HDCP for your XBOX ONE, PS4 and PS3. Learn More/Where to Buy: Canada: http://www.ncix.ca/ US: http://www.us.ncix.com/ Join the conversation on our community: Forums: http://forums.ncix.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/NCIXdotCOM Twitter: https://twitter.com/NCIXdotCOM Newsletter: http://www.ncix.ca/article.php?mode=newsletter Download our Mobile App: Android: http://tinyurl.com/blqeqaj iOS: http://tinyurl.com/a49ngav Windows: http://bit.ly/1guO0Pn
Views: 77174 NCIX Tech Tips
Geforce GTX 970 3.5GB + 0.5GB VRAM Explained - Tech Tips
 
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There's been lots of talk surrounding the Geforce GTX 970 and its 4GB of VRAM, but is it a real issue? How much VRAM do games use these days on Ultra settings at 1080p, 1440p and 4K resolutions? Keys put a 970 to the test with a 4K monitor to determine if 970 owners should be panicking or not. PC Perspective's coverage: http://www.pcper.com/reviews/Graphics-Cards/NVIDIA-Discloses-Full-Memory-Structure-and-Limitations-GTX-970 http://www.pcper.com/reviews/Graphics-Cards/Frame-Rating-Looking-GTX-970-Memory-Performance Memory tested in SLI: http://www.pcper.com/category/tags/gtx-970 Buy Geforce GPUs: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?search=geforce+gtx US: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?searchus=geforce+gtx Sponsor Link: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?search=wd+black2 See news sources + discuss on our Forums: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?url=http://forums.ncix.com/ Follow Us! http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm Episode Credits: Host: Linus Sebastian Writer: Riley Murdock Editor: Kalvin Shum
Views: 663572 NCIX Tech Tips
Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX - An Excellent Case, Smaller
 
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Phanteks' Enthoo Evolv ITX takes the awesomeness of the original mATX case and shrinks it, both in terms of physical size AND price. Buy [Phanteks Enthoo Evolv ITX: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?search=phanteks+evolv+itx US: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?searchus=phanteks+evolv+itx See news sources + discuss on our Forums: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?url=http://forums.ncix.com/ Follow Us! http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm Episode Credits: Host: Linus Sebastian Writer: Anthony Chow Editor: Kalvin Shum
Views: 148051 NCIX Tech Tips
NCIXPC FXN3 featuring the new 9000-series AMD FX processor!
 
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On July 16th, AMD released new 9000 series 8 core AMD FX processors. The flagship 9590 is the first CPU able to reach 5GHz clock speed with Turbo Core 3.0! More details: http://media.ncix.com/ncixpc/FXN3-07192013/index.html
Views: 153328 NCIX Tech Tips
Ultimate Water Cooling Guide Part 1 - Preparation Procedure NCIX Tech Tips
 
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In this episode of NCIX Tech Tips, we show you how to PREPARE your system for water cooling. This will be a step by step 3-part guide showing how to build the extreme liquid cooled PC that was featured in our Ultimate Buyer's Guide.
Views: 539746 NCIX Tech Tips
Worth upgrading your old graphics card? NCIX Tech Tips
 
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In this episode Linus will show you if it is worth it to upgrade your old graphics card. Where to buy new graphics card: Canada: http://ncix.com/products/?minorcatid=108 U.S: http://us.ncix.com/products/index.php?minorcatid=108
Views: 250708 NCIX Tech Tips
Google Fiber issues, PCIe 4.0 details, External GPU for Macbooks
 
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Google Fiber looks into moving to wireless options; Turns out PCIe 4.0 won't enable as many GPUs with no power connectors; The Wolfe is an external GPU dock for Macs. Plus, Quick Bits! Enter to win an NCIXPC and a GTX 1080! https://gleam.io/P3OgC/ncix-pc-gtx-1080-giveaway http://www.ncix.com/article/Intel-Extreme-Rig-Challenge.htm See news sources + discuss on our Forums: http://forums.ncix.com/forums/?mode=showthread&forum=222&threadid=2742396&pagenumber=0&msgcount=0&subpage=1 Social Media: Instagram(NCIX Tech Tips): https://instagram.com/ncixtechtips Twitter (NCIX Tech Tips): https://twitter.com/ncixtechtips ​Twitter (Official NCIX): https://twitter.com/ncixdotcom/ Instagram(Official NCIX): https://instagram.com/ncixdotcom/ Facebook: https://facebook.com/ncixdotcom/ Episode Credits: Host: Riley Murdock Writer: Riley Murdock Editor: Barret Murdock
Views: 101259 NCIX Tech Tips
Logitech MX Master Mouse Review - It's Business Time
 
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The Logitech MX Master don't have time f'yo nonsense. It's wearing its business socks. That should let you know what time it is. It's business... it's business TIIIIIME Buy Logitech MX Master Mouse: Canada: http://search.ncix.com/search/?qcatid=0&q=logitech+mx+master US: http://www.ncixus.com/search/?categoryid=0&q=logitech+mx+master See news sources + discuss on our Forums: http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm?url=http://forums.ncix.com/ Follow Us! http://www.ncix.com/article/NMG.htm Episode Credits: Host: Linus Sebastian Writer: Jack Sui Editor: Kalvin Shum
Views: 289743 NCIX Tech Tips
Intel Optane - Who is it for?
 
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3D Xpoint is a super exciting new storage technology that Intel introduced as... cache for a hard drive. So is there still a reason to get excited about Intel Optane? Buy Intel Optane Memory: Canada: http://www.ncix.com/search/?qcatid=0&q=intel+optane&a_aid=c6bf19fe&a_cid=0c357c74 US: http://www.ncixus.com/search/?categoryid=0&q=intel+optane See news sources + discuss on our Forums: http://forums.ncix.com/&a_aid=c6bf19fe&a_cid=0c357c74 Get Official NCIX Tech Tips T-shirts here! http://www.ncix.com/techtips?a_aid=c6bf19fe&a_cid=0c357c74 Social Media: Instagram(NCIX Tech Tips): https://instagram.com/ncixtechtips Twitter (NCIX Tech Tips): https://twitter.com/ncixtechtips ​Twitter (Official NCIX): https://twitter.com/ncixdotcom/ Instagram(Official NCIX): https://instagram.com/ncixdotcom/ Facebook: https://facebook.com/ncixdotcom/ Twitch: https://www.twitch.tv/ncixofficial Episode Credits: Host: Riley Murdock Writer: Riley Murdock Editor: Barret Murdock
Views: 106239 NCIX Tech Tips
Video Card Overclocking Guide (NCIX Tech Tips #69)
 
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In this episode of NCIX TEch Tips, Linus will show you all the tips and tricks to overclock your video cards.
Views: 869164 NCIX Tech Tips