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    Day 31: Win a Scan eSports Gaming PC

    Including base unit, monitor and peripherals!
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    Re: Day 31: Win a Scan eSports Gaming PC

    NiCE!

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    Re: Day 31: Win a Scan eSports Gaming PC

    Thanks! If the 1050ti is good enough for scan then it's good enough for me

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    Re: Day 31: Win a Scan eSports Gaming PC

    Quote Originally Posted by kalniel View Post
    Thanks! If the 1050ti is good enough for scan then it's good enough for me
    Adequate for 1080p with sensible expectations and demands.
    I expect mid to high settings should give decent framerates.
    And a system capable of that is more than I have now, and would be very welcome.

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    Re: Day 31: Win a Scan eSports Gaming PC

    1050 ti can do 60fps or more in most titles at 1080p medium or above settings.

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    Re: Day 31: Win a Scan eSports Gaming PC

    Nice prize - Entered

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    Re: Day 31: Win a Scan eSports Gaming PC

    Eligibility: UK

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    Re: Day 31: Win a Scan eSports Gaming PC

    Nice prize, even for an old fogey like me, still enjoy my gaming!
    Cave canem!

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    Re: Day 31: Win a Scan eSports Gaming PC

    Why the good prizes are for UK only?

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    Re: Day 31: Win a Scan eSports Gaming PC

    Quote Originally Posted by Lichachron View Post
    Why the good prizes are for UK only?
    At least some of the prizes are worldwide - just about ALL the US tech websites limit their competitions to US & Canada...

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    Re: Day 31: Win a Scan eSports Gaming PC

    very nice

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    Re: Day 31: Win a Scan eSports Gaming PC

    Nice pc for my son. Many thanks to Hexus and Scan.

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    Re: Day 31: Win a Scan eSports Gaming PC

    Seems like my theory that "e-sport" is just a euphemism for "low-end" is pretty spot on

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    Re: Day 31: Win a Scan eSports Gaming PC

    Quote Originally Posted by Bambooz View Post
    Seems like my theory that "e-sport" is just a euphemism for "low-end" is pretty spot on
    It's better than what my daughter is running, I can find a use for one

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    Re: Day 31: Win a Scan eSports Gaming PC

    Funny, the link posted for the PC comes up "End of Life" on Scan?
    Is the prize the last one Scan built?

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    Re: Day 31: Win a Scan eSports Gaming PC

    My son would love this.
    Better to Burn out than Fade Away
    Check out my Youtube channel - Crispy Crisperson

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