Podcast #242 - AMD's new Richland APUs, Steam Box Prototypes, Seagate Hybrid Drives and more!

Subject: General Tech | March 14, 2013 - 03:36 PM |
Tagged: Strider, steambox, steam, sshd, Silverstone, Seagate, Richland, quadro 6000, quadro, podcast, hybrid, APU, amd

PC Perspective Podcast #242 - 03/14/2013

Join us this week as we discuss AMD's new Richland APUs, Steam Box Prototypes, Seagate Hybrid Drives and more!

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Hosts: Ryan Shrout, Jeremy Hellstrom, Josh Walrath and Allyn Malventano

This Podcast is brought to you by MSI!

Program length: 0:59:45

Podcast topics of discussion:

  1. Week in Reviews:
    1. 0:01:30 Silverstone Strider Power supply
    2. 0:03:00 Richland Unveiled: AMD releases new A10-5750M
  2. 0:14:33 This Podcast is brought to you by MSI!
  3. News items of interest:
    1. 0:15:35 Steam Box Prototypes in the next few months
    2. 0:24:00 NVIDIA allegedly part Quadro 6000 GK110 card
    3. 0:25:30 Seagate SSHD Lineup
    4. 0:30:00 WebM now official with Google and support from MPEG LA
    5. 0:33:40 GF Actually Shipping 28 nm Product!
  4. Closing:
    1. 0:42:40 Hardware / Software Pick of the Week
      1. Ryan: Tranquil PC Intel NUC case
      2. Josh: Cheap and Pretty!
      3. Allyn: Automatic
      4. Morry: Edimax 150mbps wireless nano USB adapter
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  4. Closing/outro

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March 14, 2013 | 06:21 PM - Posted by allen (not verified)

Video is unavailable

March 14, 2013 | 06:30 PM - Posted by Josh Walrath

I blame Ken.

March 14, 2013 | 07:18 PM - Posted by Anonymous (not verified)

You can view it from here. No idea why the other url is still processing...


March 14, 2013 | 08:15 PM - Posted by Anonymous (not verified)

mobile version is not up (searchable) either.

March 15, 2013 | 03:29 PM - Posted by YTech

Thought there was a hole in the wall behind Ryan. But it's the monkey which I also saw during the MSI Ad.

Next podcast, I'd like to learn about the hanging monkey ;)

March 17, 2013 | 01:36 AM - Posted by John Doe (not verified)

Nice DSP 500. I have had that exact same headset for ages and have recently bought the newer version of it, Audio 655. DSP.

Great headset for CS, the DSP helps marginally to hear the footsteps.

There definetely are easily better headsets purely for music, tho

March 19, 2013 | 12:32 AM - Posted by Anonymous (not verified)

Little rant.. its nearly impossible to download the mp3 direct, or via rss if you are on an android phone.. I keep getting the stupic bin file. Please fix.

March 19, 2013 | 10:11 AM - Posted by Bill In Alabama

Allyn's Pick.

I bought an OBD II device from Amazon for $15.


I use it with an Android app Torque Pro ($4.95):


Works greatand is available now. There are several other apps available.

March 21, 2013 | 01:50 AM - Posted by Matt (not verified)

+1 for Torque and a cheap Bluetooth OBD-II adapter. This sort of thing is not new, and certainly shouldn't be $70.

Anyway, I'd suggest a micro one instead of the big adapter Bill posted. I use this one:


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