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The Full Nerd ep. 198: RTX 2060 redux and Black…

In this episode of The Full Nerd, Gordon Ung, Brad Chacos, Alaina Yee, and Adam Patrick Murray discuss about rumors of Nvidia reintroducing the GeForce RTX 2060 and what to anticipate of Black Friday discounts for Pc components.

The Entire Nerd crew kicks off this week’s podcast talking about rumors of the GeForce RTX 2060 GPU Nvidia could reintroduce. Indeed, you listened to that right—the very same entry-stage RTX card the enterprise launched in January of 2019. Why? The crew speculates that these an aged chip could assist address the dire GPU unavailability nowadays as it uses an older 14nm TSMC procedure, which may well indicate increased supplies. Of program, how much would a GeForce RTX 2060 dressed up with 12GB of RAM be? Brad speculates an just about realistic “MSRP,” which won’t translate to truth.

Alaina also briefs everyone on what to count on this Black Friday from CPUs to coolers and scenarios. Last but not least, the crew discusses a whacked Newegg bundle that involves you to buy two motherboards to get a GPU. You listened to that right—two motherboards with 1 GPU. Why? Most likely Newegg is using the exact math suppliers use when they promote you an 8-pack of hotdogs but you can only buy buns in a 10-pack.

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