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This review is from: Vintaj Special Edition - Metal File #2 Cut - 3" Long 0.40" Wide
Pros: Easy to use. No instructions required. Just like nail filing!
Very sturdy. Thick. Solid piece that's bound to last a while!
Does the job... just a tad too good -- my screw bits were coming out of my magnetic screwdriver because it caught the screw heads too well! But, hey, at least it does the job!
Very cheap! $3.75 with $2.75 shipping -- that's $5.50 for an item that's bound to last you 1-2 years with weekly use!
Cons: Doesn't come with paper instructions or any paper warranty. The only instructions or fine print are on the cardboard box print itself.
Could've had free shipping, but still good price.
It's too rough to be used for my nails, but I'm just nitpicking here!
Other Thoughts: My tech level is "Low" as a result of having very little knowledge of Metal Filers and very little knowledge of hardware equipment, such as, screw bits, screw drivers, etc.
Again, I wish it had free shipping just because of that luxury when ordering items, but I can't complain about such a cheap, yet sturdy product.
Note, one of the cons speaks of a paper warranty, but this does not mean that it does not have a warranty. They offer a 30-day refund or replacement return, with 0.00% stocking fee. See "Return Policies" for more information.
This review is from: Microsoft Windows 7 Professional
Pros: Came with 32 bit and 64 DVDs.
Came with sticker of SKU and other information on the open box -- which had been pre-cut in the center for proper tearing. Although, this is also a con.
Clean install worked fine (after diagnosing that my HDD had problems).
Activated automatically via internet connection, with optional manual activation (online still required).
Price was dropped down to $265.99, instead of $299.99.
Partitioned the HDD as requested, with a bonus 100MB partition reserved for system files (to give a boost to boot and shut down speed). This reserve was filled with 14MB prior to install, and another 12MB after install. It also sped up the shut down and booting of my computer down to 1min 36sec average.
Cons: As stated before, the sticker was placed as a seal on the box containing the DVDs and the Product Key / Instructions inside. This is possible to tear the seal improperly. Plus, with the pre-cut, when I placed on clear tape and removed the seal prior to opening, it lost an SKU # :(
The Windows 7 rating system does NOT work for a integrated Intel Pentium 4 graphics; thus, does not complete the rating, and cannot tell me what rating my computer has overall.
Other Thoughts: I wish it had a manual activation that didn't require internet connection, but you can't always have everything.
Upon activation, it claims that it is a Genuine OS. This calls into question what type of Ungenuine OS's are out there in relation to Windows 7? Unless it's torrents they're protecting from, I have no idea what they could consider "Ungenuine."
The rating system is odd. It's minimum rating given is a 1.0, while it's max rating given is a 7.9 -- why not 10 max and 0 minimum!? No explanation given.
The instructions have about 90% of its pages filled with information regarding how to upgrade from Windows XP, rather than how to run a clean install. However, instructions can be found online via microsoft.com or a tech site.
This review is from: LOGISYS Computer PS480D-BK 480W ATX12V Power Supply
Pros: It's sturdy, hardy, feels like solid metal, and looks great with a black finish.
The fan keeps it cool at the current approx. 220W usage. The fan is also relatively quiet (about 15-20dba).
Cons: It doesn't come with black screws to match its color, but that's fine.
It has to be placed inside of the case upside-down in order to have proper access to secure it in place via the screws, but it still functions just fine. The only real downside to this is that you can't read the label when looking straight at it, unless you remove the PSU or turn the case on its side.
None of these cons affect the functionality of the device.
Other Thoughts: It's a good quality PSU for the great price sold. Perfect for any mATX motherboards, which is common in standard PCs sold to the general consumers.READ FULL REVIEW