Skip to: |

Newegg.com - A great place to buy computers, computer parts, electronics, software, accessories, and DVDs online. With great prices, fast shipping, and top-rated customer service - once you know, you Newegg.

If you are reading this message, Please click this link to reload this page.(Do not use your browser's "Refresh" button). Please email us if you're running the latest version of your browser and you still see this message.

Newegg.com - Computer Parts, Laptops, Electronics, HDTVs, Digital Cameras and More!

Sign up today for a 30-day free trial of Newegg Premier
  • Shipping Destination: United States
  • Wish List
  • Feedback
  • Help
Search all
Search
Home
Home > 
Eric G.'s Profile > 
All Reviews
  • Find Reviews
  • Find

Showing Results: Most Recent

SAMSUNG Spinpoint M5 HM160HC 160GB 5400 RPM 8MB Cache ATA 2.5
  • Verified Owner
  • Owned For: 1 month to 1 year

Pros: Revived an old Sony Vaio bought May 2005. Using HDTune I saw the R/W speeds double from the 6 year old original 80gb drive.

Cons: Cost per Gb is relatively high.

Other Thoughts: Used a clonezilla live cd to clone the old drive's contents over. This is ok because the hardware obviously didn't change.

READ FULL REVIEW
Asus VH238H Black 23
  • Verified Owner
  • Owned For: 1 week to 1 month

Pros: It's big, but not huge, so I think this is in a sweet spot for size. Those people referring to this as "huge" never used a 24-27" monitor before. The colors are good, but not earth-shattering good. If you want a monitor with colors that make you tingle buy an Apple Cinema display or another IPS. The stand is fine. The cables are maybe 3-4 feet in length (sufficient for me), and it comes with DVI *and* VGA. This is not something all manufacturers provide.

Cons: Buttons seem cheap, but you'll only notice this when you dial in your settings preferences. Something I was not expecting was that all the various presents and configurations can make the picture look vastly different. It's up to the end user to figure out what works for them. I'm not about to dole out hard earned money for a calibration device. Also, I use F.lux so my colors change with the time of day anyways....

Other Thoughts: Not sure if this is a pro or con, but yes the thing is bright. I have my brightness @15/100. I didn't bother with the speakers...you probably shouldn't either.

READ FULL REVIEW
D-Link DGE-530T/RE Gigabit Desktop Adapter 10/ 100/ 1000Mbps PCI 1 x RJ45
  • Verified Owner
  • Owned For: less than 1 day

4 out of 5 eggs not all created equal 08/19/2010

This review is from: D-Link DGE-530T/RE Gigabit Desktop Adapter 10/ 100/ 1000Mbps PCI 1 x RJ45

Pros: Second one works as expected (plug and play in win7 64bit).

Cons: First one could not install correctly, so I RMA-ed for a new one. This basically added $5 (shipping) to the cost of the card.

Other Thoughts: Cannot attest to reliability yet, but I don't foresee issues.

Speed bottleneck for server transfers is now due to the hard drive interface (this is a good thing).

READ FULL REVIEW

Eric G.'s Profile

Display Name: Eric G.

Date Joined: 10/20/05

  • Reviews: 11
  • Helpfulness: 4
  • First Review: 01/30/08
  • Last Review: 03/14/11
Shop by Region: United States | Canada | China
VeriSign Click for the BBB Business Review of this Computers - Supplies & Parts in Whittier CAThis site protected by Trustwave's Trusted Commerce program Inc500
Policy & Agreement | Privacy Policy  © 2000-2014 Newegg Inc.  All rights reserved.
If the Adobe Reader does not appear when you click on a link for a PDF file, you can download Adobe Reader from the Adobe web site. nassau