HilfePC.de

HilfePC.de

 Aaalrighty, let’s try and make some money out of this… Been fixing friends’ computers, donating laptops, DIYing coolings… Now I got this website – aiming at offering remote computer support. Like, share and subscribe! 😉 www.hilfepc.de

Chromium vs. CPU

Chromium vs. CPU

Lately noticed my laptop fan laboring steadily when Chromium is open. Did some comparison, it seems that the start page (with Google on it) consumes about 4 threads each 35% CPU time…Pretty much the same as if watching a 720p YouTube video. Observed a very similar problem with Opera (again based on Chromium for what…

That AIO laptop thing
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That AIO laptop thing

Here is what I want from a laptop: 17-inch lightweight quad-core custom keyboard ?!? In real life, however, “lightweight” doesn’t go with any of those. So I set off to put together my own 17-inch-lightweight-all-powerful kind of thing. Mk. I:The Toshiba Satellite C870 AIO The first candidate was a cheap deal for a Toshiba Satellite…

Baking HD 4870
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Baking HD 4870

Another go at baking a broken GPU. This time it seems that I finally overdid it And it looks like it…  Yummy smelly soldering flux, anyone? Model: Radeon HD 4870 / Sapphire HD4870 512MB (the red one) Price: 5,99 EUR incl. shipping (ebay.de) Symptom: Artifacts, hardware not properly detected Ye Olde Artefacts. Cool mouse cursor…