I Tried to Break a Million Dollar Computer

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MUSIC CREDIT
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Intro: Laszlo – Supernova
Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PKfxmFU3lWY
iTunes Download Link: https://itunes.apple.com/us/album/supernova/id936805712
Artist Link: https://soundcloud.com/laszlomusic

Outro: Approaching Nirvana – Sugar High
Video Link: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ngsGBSCDwcI
Listen on Spotify: http://spoti.fi/UxWkUw
Artist Link: http://www.youtube.com/approachingnirvana

Intro animation by MBarek Abdelwassaa https://www.instagram.com/mbarek_abdel/
Monitor And Keyboard by vadimmihalkevich / CC BY 4.0 https://geni.us/PgGWp
Mechanical RGB Keyboard by BigBrotherECE / CC BY 4.0 https://geni.us/mj6pHk4
Mouse Gamer free Model By Oscar Creativo / CC BY 4.0 https://geni.us/Ps3XfE

CHAPTERS
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0:00 Intro
1:16 What’s a Z16?
1:55 Cooling
3:00 Power
3:40 Compute
6:00 Nutty Socket
9:18 Crazy VRMs
11:24 RAM like you’ve never seen it before
12:50 Cache work weird
15:00 now THIS is networking!
19:30 Welcome to the Patch Room
21:15 “my wife unit”
21:42 What’s this for?
22:15 Price $$
23:45 Outro

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