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RAZER ORCA 3.5mm Circumaural Headphone
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  • Owned For: 1 month to 1 year

3 out of 5 eggs Junk 01/29/2013

This review is from: RAZER ORCA 3.5mm Circumaural Headphone

Pros: Adjustable, decent sound quality

Cons: Ridiculously short lifespan. Two different pairs completely stop working on one side after within a 4 month period.

TOSHIBA Laptop Satellite A505-S6985 Intel Core 2 Duo T6600 (2.20GHz) 4GB Memory 250GB HDD NVIDIA GeForce GT 230M 16.0
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  • Owned For: 1 day to 1 week

Pros: Ample performance for pricepoint. Easily runs DX10 games at native resolution. Noise footprint is quiet and great for note-taking in class or at conferences.

Cons: Battery-life of 2.5 hours.
Noise footprint increases significantly under load.
Speaker beep for volume keys is a bit loud. Display has very noticeable light-skewing; a little more than I'd expect of a TFT.

Other Thoughts: The touchpad takes some getting used to, but has amazing functionality from zoom gesture to edge-scrolling. Pre-loaded goodies are not that intrusive and are removed easily if you find them irritating.

CORSAIR XMS3 4GB (2 x 2GB) 240-Pin DDR3 SDRAM DDR3 1600 (PC3 12800) Desktop Memory Model CMX4GX3M2A1600C9
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  • Owned For: 1 day to 1 week

Pros: Solid performer, known brand, the numbers say it all.

Cons: Very specific configurations may be required. Overclocking was spotty.

Other Thoughts: Using a Gigabyte P55M-UD2 motherboard with F3 bios. Default XMP sets the voltage 0.15v too low. If it's not on profile 1 and enhancement is not set to Turbo (default), it may not post.


Nicholas C.'s Profile

Display Name: Nicholas C.

Date Joined: 04/04/05

  • Reviews: 9
  • Helpfulness: 4
  • First Review: 05/01/09
  • Last Review: 01/29/13
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