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When buying a new computer, how important are each of the following?

Survey period: 25 Jul 2022 to 1 Aug 2022

Obviously a dozen other things come into the equation, too, but let's keep the list manageable.
OptionResponses Avg  
Raw horse power7564.00
Enough RAM for what I need and more.7564.44
Disk storage. I need room7563.85
The GPUs are critical7563.15
AI processing power. TPUs, Neural engines, DLAs. I needs them.7562.18
It needs to run the OS of my choice7564.08



 
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Sander Rossel wrote:
Internet wasn't really a thing, so we weren't waxing any modems Laugh | :laugh:


In '99?

I was definitely using Netscape in 94-95, so the internet was a thing. But let's not get into the whole "web" vs "internet" backstory...
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