PC Specialist Glacier Review

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PC Specialist Glacier Review

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14-12-2015, 10:26:38

Wraith
Nice, very nice indeed the price is exactly the same as my first shop bought system back in 97' and that was a P2 333MHz, 128MB RAM, 12MB Voodoo II, Sound Blaster 16Bit Sound Card, 40GB storage and a 17" CRT Monitor oh how times have changed and hardware has advanced in 17 years.Quote

18-12-2015, 06:12:40

MiNo
Very nice!

Does it have room and PCIe lanes enough for a second card though?

Seems like the obvious upgrade in 1-2 years time.

Edit : The price is not added to the usual place at the top. In fact - where is it?Quote

21-12-2015, 11:28:11

RobCrezz
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Originally Posted by MiNo View Post
Very nice!

Does it have room and PCIe lanes enough for a second card though?

Seems like the obvious upgrade in 1-2 years time.

Edit : The price is not added to the usual place at the top. In fact - where is it?
Should have enough lanes. Z170 had an additional 4 lanes on the chipset for SSD cards and M.2.Quote

29-02-2016, 11:45:07

EdgeDs
Having read this review and being a long term viewer of the Youtube channel I put my fair in TTL and I have too agree with a lot of what is said in this review. However my experience with the actual Pc has been quite tragic not only was the build time very long as I did not pay for the fast build and too be fair it was January when I ordered it which is a fairly busy time but after 20 odd days it turned up and looked great. The initial benchmarking showed great speed too but the PC endlessly blue screened after a short time of use and had too be returned. Pc Specialist apologised which I though was fair enough and promised too fix as soon as possible then I started too get emails apologising for the delay if fixing and so it continued.

Today they finally returned the Pc only for me too find that it looked like they had been using it for a game of football over the weekend. The case had a piece broken of the back lip. The sides were not correctly attached and even the front magnetic dust cover was detached. So at the end of the day this Pc has turned out too be nothing more than the most expensive game of pass the parcel I have ever played and after over 50 days I still do not have a new Pc just a £1800 dent in my bank account.Quote

29-02-2016, 11:51:26

tinytomlogan
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Originally Posted by EdgeDs View Post
Having read this review and being a long term viewer of the Youtube channel I put my fair in TTL and I have too agree with a lot of what is said in this review. However my experience with the actual Pc has been quite tragic not only was the build time very long as I did not pay for the fast build and too be fair it was January when I ordered it which is a fairly busy time but after 20 odd days it turned up and looked great. The initial benchmarking showed great speed too but the PC endlessly blue screened after a short time of use and had too be returned. Pc Specialist apologised which I though was fair enough and promised too fix as soon as possible then I started too get emails apologising for the delay if fixing and so it continued.

Today they finally returned the Pc only for me too find that it looked like they had been using it for a game of football over the weekend. The case had a piece broken of the back lip. The sides were not correctly attached and even the front magnetic dust cover was detached. So at the end of the day this Pc has turned out too be nothing more than the most expensive game of pass the parcel I have ever played and after over 50 days I still do not have a new Pc just a £1800 dent in my bank account.

Afternoon dude, Im sad to hear you have had a less than pleasurable experience. Nothing and no one can ever get things right 100% of the time and Id like to think a large part of your experience has been down to couriers.

I will how ever personally be giving PC Specialist a link to this post.Quote
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