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    cousinjoe reacted to CCTVCam's post in the thread NVR vs Blue Iris with Like Like.
    I can't see any point in buying fast gaming memory. Crucial max is expensive and unless you're overclocking, probably not a good idea on...
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    cousinjoe reacted to Flintstone61's post in the thread NVR vs Blue Iris with Like Like.
    I figgered If a guy can install 4 matching modules in a 4 module board or 2 matching modules in a 2 module board, your system will be...
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    cousinjoe reacted to looney2ns's post in the thread NVR vs Blue Iris with Like Like.
    16gb is plenty, but more info here: Multi-Channel Memory Guide
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    cousinjoe replied to the thread NVR vs Blue Iris.
    That’s great info, thanks! With the ssd my only real concern was the amount of slots available to fit two purple HD’s in there. I...
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    cousinjoe reacted to CCTVCam's post in the thread NVR vs Blue Iris with Like Like.
    There's little if nothing to be gained from NVME 4.0. Look at the tests by Linus Tech Tips and others. Speed increase over an SSD is...
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    cousinjoe replied to the thread NVR vs Blue Iris.
    That’s pretty cool. I don’t believe there is one around me in CT. Although to be honest I never knew they existed before.
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    cousinjoe reacted to rmalbers's post in the thread NVR vs Blue Iris with Like Like.
    Around here that is a goodwill computer specialty store, companies donate PC's, are those stores not in other areas of the country? No...
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    cousinjoe replied to the thread NVR vs Blue Iris.
    That’s even better! Saves me from having to swap in an NVMe SSD and about $60. Covers the cost of blue iris
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    cousinjoe reacted to fenderman's post in the thread NVR vs Blue Iris with Like Like.
    You won’t have to remove the 2.5 ssd.
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    cousinjoe reacted to Flintstone61's post in the thread NVR vs Blue Iris with Like Like.
    I’d be happy with that setup.
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    cousinjoe replied to the thread NVR vs Blue Iris.
    I just pulled the trigger on eBay. Got it for $400 with a best offer. I think they were asking $430 or $450 so that was cool. EliteDesk...
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    cousinjoe replied to the thread NVR vs Blue Iris.
    I know, at first it always starts as "up and running quickly" which for myself, almost always evolves into "well, might as well do it...
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    cousinjoe reacted to Shockwave199's post in the thread NVR vs Blue Iris with Like Like.
    Drives can and do fail sometimes. I'd sooner do 6/6tb than a single 120. That's a big expensive door stopper if the 120 fails at some...
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    cousinjoe replied to the thread NVR vs Blue Iris.
    So this seems to be a good breakdown for my use: ~$300 or so shipped EliteDesk 800 G4 or ProDesk 600 G4, i5-8500, 16GB RAM, Windows 10...
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    cousinjoe replied to the thread NVR vs Blue Iris.
    Just saw a couple ProDesk's on eBay for even sub $300. So the difference between the EliteDesk and ProDesk is the ProDesk has less slots...
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    cousinjoe replied to the thread NVR vs Blue Iris.
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    cousinjoe reacted to whoami ™'s post in the thread NVR vs Blue Iris with Like Like.
    User benchmarks gives the i5 8500 a 9% overall speed increase vs. i7 7700 Yea, i guess. its almost like a i5 6500 vs i7 7700. i7 7700...
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    cousinjoe replied to the thread NVR vs Blue Iris.
    Ok, now I think I’m getting the hang of this. Much appreciated!
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    cousinjoe replied to the thread NVR vs Blue Iris.
    This might be a dumb question but how do I know which gen the processor is while searching? I know they list the gen of the computers...
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    cousinjoe replied to the thread NVR vs Blue Iris.
    Thanks! That definitely helps with my search. I’ve been going back and forth searching for “HP EliteDesk 800 G4 i5-8500” and “HP...
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