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  1. NuhGuy

    Question Should I Change My Case From Cooler Master MasterCase Pro 5 to the NZXT H500i?

    Title sums it up pretty well. I'm upgrading my PC soon and I really like the minimalist aesthetic of NZXT's H500i, but I am concerned that my thermals might downgrade since the front panel is blocked. I don't really mind that the case is smaller, but it would be a dealbreaker if my thermals go...
  2. E

    Question Lost between Drivers failing or GPU dying, and what to do if either is the case [GTX 1070]

    I have a GTX 1070 that I have had for around 3 years. One morning, I turned my PC on and everything started to stutter every 2 seconds, or General Freeze, from what I see people call it. It would freeze for like half a second and go back to normal for 2 seconds, and back to freeze, etc. I...
  3. Mowrite

    Question 1070 OC and Xeon Processor Compatible Motherboard

    I'm trying to find a motherboard that is compatible with my 1070 Strix OC and my Xeon E5-1650 v3. I'm struggling to find one that will work with this combination. Of not this, I also have the option of an i7-7700.
  4. supermanu15

    [SOLVED] GTX 1660Ti or GTX 1070?

    I've seen benchmarks where they are trading blows depending on the game with sometimes the 1660Ti pulling ahead on some but the difference goes between 3-10 fps or so. I am looking for a high fps experience in 1080p. I am upgrading from an RX 470, will the difference be noticeable? Is it a good...
  5. R

    Question GTX 1070, high usage, low temps, low FPS

    Not sure whats going on. I've tried rolling back drivers, reinstalling windows, allot of stuff...my 1070 is showing 100% usage on games but is struggling to produce more than 80fps on battlefield 1 and cant pass 90-100 on rocket league. I'm baffled because I used to be able to run these very...
  6. zrasner

    Question 1070 works in one computer but not another?

    Bought an ASUS 1070 strix, works in my other machine that already had a 1070 just fine, so it's not the card. The computer in question boots just fine with it's old GTX 660, but will beep once and then no display with the 1070 installed. The PSU in the problem computer is also brand new and...
  7. N

    Question What are the odds on receiving two faulty cards in a row?

    This is a long story but you need the history and I need your great minds to collaborate with me here. Please bare with me. I'm posting in the graphics card section because that was the issue beforehand, and like the title says, what are the odds? I have a custom built that runs excellent -...
  8. MeshVoid

    Question Will I benefit from using 1070 and 1080 card simultaneously using CUDA for Cycles (Blender) rendering?

    Hello sexy people! As the GPU market being updated with new models old GPUs become more affordable. Will I get rendering speed increase (or any other benefits) by buying Nvidia 1080 8 gb ram and plucking in into a PC with the following specs: Nvidia 1070 8 gb Vram Motherboard: GA-Z77-DS3H...
  9. Mashimaro7

    Question Buying a Laptop Video Card in Chinese

    Hello, I have a quick question about video cards. So, my 1070 fried on my brand new laptop, I've been wanting to buy a new one for awhile. The only thing is i live in China, I don't know any websites that accept Wechat/Alipay that are in English. I can find a video card no problem, the only...
  10. A

    Question 20-30 minutes boot up times

    So I upgraded my PC about a year ago and a couple of months after upgrading my pc, i decided to turn on BIOS fast boot (not that I had issues with slow loading times, but figured why not). After turning this on, my load times (not bios, and not windows, but in between those two) spiked to 20-30...
  11. K

    Question Games getting stutters/microstutters (after overclocking?)

    Hello! This may be unrelated to overclocking, the only other thing I can think of that could cause this is my power supply. I have a decent knowledge of computers. Around 2 weeks ago I decided to overclock my MSI ARMOR 1070, I decided to revert the overclock as I wasn't comfortable with...
  12. S

    Question Upgrade from GTX980 to 1070 or RTX2060

    Hi guys, I did my first and only build about a year or 2 ago and now I'm looking to upgrade my gtx980 to either a 1070 or rtx2060. My rig is currently a i7 4770k, running on base clock because I've been unable to overclock it successfully. Could have something to do with my choice of ram as it...
  13. A

    Question Help with my computer

    When i ugrade my 1050ti to a 1070ti, the problems starts. In games the computer freezes, and need to restart de pc, i reinstalled clean W10, and updated bios, and all MB drivers, i dont know what cause the problems. Some times only just turn off the video and like 5 seg later turn on. Not only...
  14. kenzy9

    Question EVGA GTX 1070 FTW2 Gaming iCX 8GB vs. SC GAMING ACX 3.0, 8GB

    1. Which should I get, is one better than the other? https://au.evga.com/products/product.aspx?pn=08G-P4-6676-KR ~ $550 vs https://au.evga.com/products/product.aspx?pn=08G-P4-6173-KR ~ $600 I will play CSGO competitive/ranked, PUBG, Rainbow 6 Siege & Assassin' Creed Unity/Odyssey. Reckon need...
  15. F

    Question Mixing different GPUs for Photoshop

    So as far as I can tell, both NVIDIA and AMD are withholding when it comes to 10-bit support in professional applications. I'm a professional photographer and color precision and range are pretty important but I'd also like to be able to do light gaming on the same system. I'm looking to run...
  16. X

    Question Low FPS with GTX 1070 FE?

    I am getting a average FPS of 88-89 on the Unigine valley benchmark ( Extreme HD preset), I have seen others with the same card get around 95-100 FPS. Any clue why my FPS are so low?' My specs: GTX 1070 FE Ryzen 5 2600 OC @ 3.60 GHz 18 GB of DDR4 @ 3066 MHz Samsung 860 Evo SSD 500 GB b350...
  17. S

    [SOLVED] 1050Ti Strong Enough for 3 1080p Gaming Displays?

    I am working on a new build for an F1 racing simulator. My simulator will include a PC linked to 3 1080p 60Hz monitors and will be primarily running Formula 1 2018 (or newer versions when they are released). I currently have an old Zotac 1050Ti 4GB OC that I was going to sell but I was wondering...
  18. PhillipK

    [SOLVED] Upgrading PC Questions

    Hello, I have a question pertaining to these pieces of tech. Soon I will be upgrading my PC, I will be adding 2 sticks of 4GB ram, replacing an i3-4130 with an i7-4790k, and replacing a Geforce GTX 660 with a Geforce GTX 1070. I am wondering if, after doing these upgrades, I will have to enter...
  19. H

    [SOLVED] Low FPS with a i5-6600k and a 1070

    Hello I have a i5 6600k for a while now and I just bought a GTX 1070 I noticed that the FPS for some reason, is way below than it supposed to be I've seen benchmarks where people play with the exact same processor and the same GPU and it gets 20-30-35 fps more than me Let me give you guys some...
  20. M

    Question No display with AMD card

    I have 2 systems. One with an nvidia card and one with and amd card. If i use the nvidia card both systems work fine, but if i put the amd card in neither of them work. There is no display through the gpu or through the motherboard with the amd card in. Any help would be great thnx. RX 580...
  21. May2ko

    Question New 1660 Ti or used 1070?

    Benchmarks have shown that the 1660 TI and 1070 are very similar in performance. The only difference is price. Since the 1070 is no longer in production, unused cards are not a viable option as they are significantly more expensive. However, used cards can go for pretty cheap here in the UK - as...
  22. A

    Question Black screen after gpu installation

    I have a 1050ti and just got a 1070 and I’m getting blackscreened. I’ve uninstalled and 1050ti drivers, updated bios, booted in safe mode and it’s still black, I’m using a 6pin to 8pin adapter for my psu but that’s about it. I don’t know what else to do nothings working.
  23. unknownmercyy

    Question Can my PSU handle GTX 1070

    I ordered GTX 1070 yesterday, but I own a Corsair CX450 450W PSU. I used a PSU calculator to calculate the usage of my parts and i got 453W. Should I stick with my current PSU (can I use it for a month or two) , or should I upgrade immediately Thats my current setup and the info of the...
  24. M

    [SOLVED] New build, 8700k

    Approximate Purchase Date: Today Budget Range: <CAD$2,000 System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming Do you need to buy OS: No Preferred Website(s) for Parts: Newegg.ca, Amazon.ca Location: Alberta, Canada Parts Preferences: Intel/Nvidia Overclocking: Down the road when required SLI or...
  25. A

    Question 1070 or 1660ti?

    Hello, I want to build a new pc and I need a graphics card to my i7 8700, should I get a 1070 or 1660ti? I have 16GB RAM, 550W PSU and so on. Thanks!
  26. L

    Question Very Low GPU Usage

    Ok. So this is my setup - https://pcpartpicker.com/list/ I have an Asus Rog Strix GTX 1070ti paired with an AMD Ryzen 5 1600. In almost all games, my GPU usage is under 15%. In GTA V, I have my graphics at high and I cannot run it at a consistent 60fps. My GPU usage is normally 7% and CPU usage...
  27. H

    [SOLVED] New build abrupt shut off

    I just finished building my PC, booting up takes about 10-15 minutes and once I started downloading things it seemed fine, like I was in the clear and finally had my new PC. I was in the middle of downloading discord and my PC abruptly shut off, no error code nothing. So I turned it back on...
  28. mrgrimms

    Question Only 1 front usb 3.0 is powered

    I have a Gigabyte Z170N Gaming 5 motherboard in a phanteks mini itx case. The front left usb 3.0 will power my usb dongle for my corsair wireless headset, charge my iphone/ipad, will connect my xbox 360 controller and everything else. The front right 3.0 usb port will NOT provide access to any...
  29. M

    Question Can i play GTA V on my pc?

    Hey! i want to know if i can play GTA V in this pc. Please help me. PC SPECS: CPU: Intel i3 5010U GPU: Intel HD 5500 Graphics RAM: 4GB DDR3
  30. J

    Cant' find or change DNS server

    This may have been answered before but none of the answers I've found so far have fully answered my question. I'm trying to set a static IP address (which i have done before without any problems), but when querying my network with ipconfig /all in cmd, my DNS server is showing the same address...
  31. M

    RTX 2060 Fans

    Hi, Just bought a Zotac RTX 2060, having an issue with its fans. As soon as windows loads up the fans come on 100% and will not change, you don't hear fans at all in the BIOS. I have tried reinstalling the drivers, again you don't hear the fans when the drivers are not installed. I have...
  32. B

    [SOLVED] Upgrading my 2012 PC - Where to start?

    CPU: i5 3570k / H100i Cooler GPU: Gigabyte GTX 770 Motherboard: Gigabyte B75M-D3H RAM: 16GB DDR3 @ 1333MHz (4x4GB) So here's the core of my build from 2012, when I made good use of my first student loan at Uni. The motherboards a weird one as it got swapped out after the first one broke. My...
  33. F

    Do I have a dead motherboard or cpu?

    I just installed a brand new 9900k and gigabyte z390 waterforce, I loaded up to bios and went to mess with some settings to oc it. Before I could even apply anything it shutdown and that was it. It won’t boot to bios or make any noise, all I have is a the power button on the motherboard is on...
  34. C

    [SOLVED] Computer runs for few minutes before stops responding

    As title says, computer boots fine and runs things for few minutes before programs stop responding. Program don't freeze unless they have to load something new, for example I can continue to watch a video as long as I start it before the freeze. Can scroll through an Internet page but not load a...
  35. G

    Gaming PC build

    Hello, I wanna build a gaming PC with a rtx 2060, what motherboard, CPU, PSU its recommended for that to run smothly? Budget is 600-700 Euro or less if it run smothly.
  36. C

    VGA to HDMI adapter

    It may sound stupid but ..Okay so i got an LG 22EN33 Monitor which im currently connect my pc via VGA.It doesnt have hdmi entry by itself . Im gaming mostly and i got a pretty good rig but i never bothered to go for a better monitor. Will i see significant improvement if i go for an adapter like...
  37. bolobiz

    [SOLVED] ThunderBolt EX II Card For Z97-A

    Hello Tom's Hardware Community, I currently have a home built computer with a Asus Z97-A motherboard. I know it's old but I've been trying to find a Thunderbolt card that compatible with the board and the EX II is the only that I think is compatible. Does anyone know where I might be able to...
  38. U

    Looking for how to make my gateway laptop turn on

    After i carried up my gateway laptop up from the table down the system went off and refused to on again
  39. R

    [SOLVED] Windows 10 can't find second hard drive

    Hi All of a sudden yesterday my computer (Windows 10) couldn't find my second internal hard drive anymore. File explorer crashed when I tried to access a file on it and after rebooting (by powering off my machine) like 5 times I finally managed to get back into Windows with a working File...
  40. R

    Install 4TB hard drive on old motherboard

    I have an MA785GM-US2H motherboard, which doesn't support UEFI. I partitioned a new 4TB hard drive using gparted on Ubuntu as follows. 1st primary partition size 0.5TB format type NTFS, which will be used with Windows 7 2nd primary partition size 1.6TB format type ext4, which will be used with...