Steve S's Recent Activity

  1. Steve S liked cbutters's post in the thread The New Surface Pro Discussion Thread.

    Obligatory that I must post this here: [MEDIA]

    Jun 26, 2017 at 9:23 PM
  2. Steve S replied to the thread Intel 7th Gen CPUs On Schedule for Later This Year.

    Uh-oh. Micro coding error in SkyLake and KabyLake......

    Jun 26, 2017 at 6:44 PM
  3. Steve S replied to the thread The New Surface Pro Discussion Thread.

    <<...What are you all using to tell if the device is throttling?..>> Intel's XTU (Extreme Tuning Utility) is a convenient tool:...

    Jun 26, 2017 at 2:56 PM
  4. Steve S replied to the thread The New Surface Pro Discussion Thread.

    <<...I suspect everyone is getting tired of the off-topic OLED discussion since this is a Surface Pro forum, after all...>> ...Off...

    Jun 26, 2017 at 2:53 PM
  5. Steve S replied to the thread The New Surface Pro Discussion Thread.

    Some information on the fanless i5: https://www.windowscentral.com/surface-pro-2017-core-i5-review (Courtesy of WindowsCentral site)

    Jun 26, 2017 at 1:53 PM
  6. Steve S replied to the thread The New Surface Pro Discussion Thread.

    <<...I'm getting the idea that the nSP microSD slot is slower than a USB3 adapter...>> ...Why do you say that? Since you are a...

    Jun 26, 2017 at 12:50 PM
  7. Steve S posted a new thread.

    External Batteries - Simple, Right...?!??

    Maybe not! Some of you probably remember Electrovaya's PowerPad products. Back in the day, when laptops and tablets got a solid 2-1/2...

    Forum: Hardware

    Jun 26, 2017 at 12:07 AM
  8. Steve S replied to the thread The New Surface Pro Discussion Thread.

    <<...Aside from the general increase in dot size (for increased brightness), there also seems to be a more equalized Red and Blue...

    Jun 25, 2017 at 11:18 AM
  9. Steve S liked Marty's post in the thread The New Surface Pro Discussion Thread.

    I'm curious about this too. If you zoom in, I noticed that the sub-pixel distribution has actually changed slightly from the S6 to S8:...

    Jun 25, 2017 at 11:07 AM
  10. Steve S liked jjsa1985's post in the thread The New Surface Pro Discussion Thread.

    One last update: After I posted the above, I got curious to see if they commented on the life of LEDs in subsequent generations of...

    Jun 25, 2017 at 11:05 AM
  11. Steve S liked jjsa1985's post in the thread The New Surface Pro Discussion Thread.

    Here is a page from their Galaxy note 2 review: http://m.gsmarena.com/samsung_galaxy_note_ii-review-824p3.php "The pixels of the Note...

    Jun 25, 2017 at 11:04 AM
  12. Steve S liked jjsa1985's post in the thread The New Surface Pro Discussion Thread.

    I think there is also a related issue that sometimes mistakenly gets called burn in. The issue is that the individual LED's themselves...

    Jun 25, 2017 at 11:03 AM
  13. Steve S liked metalsiren's post in the thread Wish List for Surface Pro 2018.

    how about STOP ****ING USING A WIRELESS CARD FROM 4 YEAR AGO!!!!! we need to see a wave 2 chip in here with MU-MIMO, not this wave 1...

    Jun 24, 2017 at 9:07 PM
  14. Steve S replied to the thread The New Surface Pro Discussion Thread.

    I wouldn't necessarily call these "best," but they look like they would be OK. With regard to the external battery (Lizone), note the...

    Jun 23, 2017 at 8:59 PM
  15. Steve S replied to the thread Surface Laptop Discussion Thread.

    A possibly useful comparison article:...

    Jun 23, 2017 at 8:53 PM