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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



 
GeneralRe: I don’t buy, I build Pin
Mike Hankey31-Jul-22 5:37
mveMike Hankey31-Jul-22 5:37 
GeneralWhat is a computer? Pin
dan!sh 26-Jul-22 0:44
professional dan!sh 26-Jul-22 0:44 
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MikeCO1026-Jul-22 2:48
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trønderen26-Jul-22 6:35
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MikeCO1026-Jul-22 10:07
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dan!sh 26-Jul-22 21:22
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trønderen27-Jul-22 5:31
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MikeCO109-Sep-22 11:10
MikeCO109-Sep-22 11:10 
I totally agree.

I also thought the reply was odd since this is a forum "for those who code".
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trønderen26-Jul-22 5:56
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GeneralCost? Pin
MarcusCole683325-Jul-22 17:01
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MikeCO1026-Jul-22 4:31
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GeneralHardly Worth Upgrading Pin
snorkie25-Jul-22 2:11
professionalsnorkie25-Jul-22 2:11 
GeneralRe: Hardly Worth Upgrading Pin
enhzflep25-Jul-22 11:20
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MikeCO1026-Jul-22 3:07
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snorkie26-Jul-22 3:13
professionalsnorkie26-Jul-22 3:13 
Generalexpandability on branded systems PinPopular
theoldfool25-Jul-22 1:50
professionaltheoldfool25-Jul-22 1:50 
GeneralFuture proofing at reasonable budget Pin
den2k8824-Jul-22 21:34
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Daniel Pfeffer24-Jul-22 21:54
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den2k8824-Jul-22 22:09
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Daniel Pfeffer24-Jul-22 22:58
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Member 1507871625-Jul-22 4:40
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Dan Neely28-Jul-22 3:37
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