Forum discussion tagged with 200.
  1. JoaoPauluu

    [SOLVED] SSD Slow Writing but normal reading speed

    Hello, I'm having a problem with my ssd, it is a bx500 240gb from crucial (dram-less), bought it ~ 10 months ago, did a speed test on the week of purchase, everything was fine, but tried to run a benchmark again recently an those are the results I got (using crystal disk mark. Already tested...
  2. S

    [SOLVED] Cpu and motherboard for £200

    I live in England and I’m looking to see if anyone can find me an upgrade for my stuff for around 200 (preferable then cpu since it’s been with me for 3 years) I currently have a gaming rig but I want to upgrade it so it is better I currently have: CPU- i3 6320 GPU-1050ti PSU-700W cooler master...
  3. Gdot

    1080 ti or 2080

    I recently brought a 1080 ti for £740 now i have seen the price drop quite a bit and also the price i paid for the 1080 ti i could get a 2080. is it worth sending back the 1080 ti for the 2080? just wanted some help regarding my slight dilemma Thanks in advance
  4. G

    PSU Blowout mess

    So one day my motherboard dies. I replace it and about a week or two later my thermal take PSU blew out. I figured it could be a coincidence so I replace it. Got a Corsair 650 watt. Not two weeks later it blows out. I'm not sure what could be the problem here. It's damn near a brand new power...
  5. I

    Thunderbolt EX3 installation/configuration

    Hi, I installed the driver of the TB3, however when I put in the card and follow the steps here: http://www.overclock.net/t/1606782/asus-x99-deluxe-ii-w-thunderbolt-3-thunderbolt-display-working I still cant get it to work. appreciate your support, Regards
  6. G

    New Build, Ryzen 1700, 7700k or 6800k?

    Hi, I am torn. I have been saving for a little while and was looking to upgrade to Ryzen when released. I have been patient and now the reviews are out I'm deciding if I should move from AMD to Intel? I currently own a FX 6350 so I'm really ready for an upgrade! So the question is Ryzen...
  7. T

    Best £600 gaming pc

    Looking for a budget gaming pc for around 600 great British pounds. I mainly play overwatch but in the future I may want to play other games. I want it to perform well but not to explode within 2 years of buying it (pretty obvious I guess). Could you also link some video guides as this is my...
  8. J

    Questions about Heatsink position and Thermal Paste

    Hello everyone! Please, i need your help I'm installing a new Heatsink+Fan (Noctua NH-U12P) on an Asus P8H77-M Motherboard (I got a NM-I115X Mounting Kit) The problem is, i don't know which position it should be. I have a GTX 980 OC and it goes to the 70 - 80 C° ... If i put the Heatsink+Fan...
  9. D

    Looking For Advice For This System

    Hello there, I'm building a pc and these are the components, could you tell me if they fit or not? Mobo: MSI B150M Mortar Motherboard CPU: Intel I5 6500 (non-K) RAM: 16GB HyperX ddr4@2166mhz/ Storage: Kingston UV400 120GB Sata III SSD WD Blue 1TB Sata III HDD GPU: Gigabyte GTX...
  10. O

    FX6300 with a GTX 1060

    My current PC specs below; FX-6300 3.5GHz (Standard) GTX 660 2GB Widnforce 8GB Corsair Vengeance RAM 500GB HDD (random hdd i had) I was wondering if i eventually saved up enough to buy a gtx 1060/1070 would it work in my pc? I'm aware of the bottleneck issue but how bad would the bottleneck...
  11. G

    Is 4ms response bad for gaming?

    I was thinking about getting a curved Samsung monitor but the only model they sell has a 4ms response, Is this bad for gaming? Thanks
  12. H

    GTX 960 no video with riser card

    I am having an issue with an SFF build, which occurs on my ASUS GTX 960 mini when using a riser card. Everything works fine when connected directly to the motherboard's PCI Express 3.0 16X port, but when connect with a riser cable, there is no video output. I know the card is getting power...
  13. K

    Xeon 1231 v3 or Xeon 1241 v3 and $20

    There is a $20 price difference between the two and .1ghz speed increase on the 1241 v3 (3.4-3.8 or 3.5-3.9). For $20 more would I notice any type of difference since the differences in speed are a tiny bit different?
  14. K

    Network switch question?

    Hi, I have 2 DSL Modems (Asus N14U) and two DSL connections from different ISPs. i want to connect both of them to my PC trough LAN connection but the motherboard has only one Ethernet port. I'm looking for a way to connect both of them to my PC and have the ability to switch between them any...
  15. Z

    i7 4790k 1.31v?

    my question is will my CPU (brand new) run for at least 3 yrs? im overclocking it to 4.9 right now pushing 1.31v, its stable and the peak temp after 5 hr stress test is 77. i wont use this setting 100% of the time, only when streaming or rendering.
  16. P

    Best choice for a budget build?

    FX-6300 and a GTX 950 or an i5-6400 and a GTX 750ti?using a 2560x1080 monitor
  17. D

    Whitch is SATA 3 port?

    So I got a new 3TB HDD and ran in little problem. I do not know whitch port is SATA 3 in my MSI Z68A-G43 (G3) motherboard. I already have a HDD connected into port 3 whitch is SATA 3, but I'm not so sure about port 4. Can anyone help?
  18. A

    Is my build alright?

    I just built my PC and was able to save money by using parts from my older PC. I saved money on the case, 10 GBs of RAM, my hard drives, and optical drive. So my PC is now: http://pcpartpicker.com/p/YjMvGX I was able to buy the GTX 970's for $154 each! (Thanks Microcenter/Best Buy) So I SLI'd...
  19. T

    Is my build good and balanced?

    I really just need some opinions on my planned build. Is it well balanced? Will it run the latest games smoothly with high settings? Anyway, here are my specs: CPU: AMD FX-8350 GPU: AMD Radeon R9-280X RAM: 8GB DDR3 1600mhz (2x 4GB) PSU: 600W Corsair HDD: 1TB SATA 7200rpm OS: Windows 8.1...
  20. O

    Upgading a little at a time - CPU and Motherboard

    Here are my current specs. Operating System Windows 8.1 Pro 64-bit CPU AMD FX-6100 10 °C Zambezi 32nm Technology RAM 8.00GB Dual-Channel DDR3 @ 800MHz (11-11-11-28) Motherboard MSI 760GM-P23(FX) (MS-7641) (CPU1) 20 °C Graphics DELL ST2410 (1920x1080@60Hz) 2048MB ATI AMD Radeon R9 200...
  21. V

    HDMI audio volume issue on Samsung Plasma TV

    I have a Samsung Plasma TV and Comcast cable service connected via HDMI and all was well. I recently purchased a powered HDMI splitter to power an aux TV for the treadmill. After connecting, everything appears to work just fine except the volume on the Plasma TV. Previously a comfortable...
  22. S

    Is there something wrong with my Motherboard?

    I am now attempting to run 2 r9 270x in crossfire, but I can't enable crossfire because the AMD CrossfireX tab does not appear in my control center. I am running the system with a 970A-G46, does it have anything to do with the motherboard?
  23. W

    Co-Channel vs Seperate (non-interfering) channel Wi-Fi setup

    Hey guys, So I'm wondering what advantage (if any) having a networks Wi-Fi set up on non-interfering channels vs having all of the access points on a single channel (co-channel). The 2.4ghz network contains about 4 access points by the way.
  24. I

    How to connect desktop and laptop so I can control both using one mouse and keyboard

    Right now I use a mouse and keyboard for each device. Is it possible to connect both laptop and desktop together so I can use one mouse and one keboard?
  25. C

    4790k always at Turbo Boost??

    When my 4970k is at load (gaming etc.) it clocks itself to 4.2 ghz (turbo boost) and i stays there.. Why? :) I thought that turbo boost only activates in a few seconds at the time to avoid the HIGH temps!
  26. A

    Gaming monitor help

    Narrowed down to 2 gaming monitors: BenQ RL2455HM vs BenQ EW2440l. I'm a casual gamer looking to improve my skill with a monitor that is fast and good picture quality
  27. James Tech

    Battlefield 4 activation key missing! Can't install.

    OK, I couldn't be more irritated right now. I just went to Target and bought a copy of Battlefield 4 a couple of hours ago and this is what happened. I opened the box, checked the contents and try to install the game, which I was actually looking forward to play because I can finally use some...
  28. Z

    Is dual Gpu's worth it?

    I'm building a new rig and I wanted to know if it would be better to get a single gtx 780 ti or two gtx 770's. I am going to be using dual monitors for sure possibly three
  29. B

    Cannot enable crossfire

    I bought another 7870 under the theory that I'd be able to crossfire it with my current 7870. No such luck. I followed newegg's video on how to properly install the second card, only to get stuck at the same point as many others, where there is no drop-down menu in ccc to enable crossfire...
  30. legogenius18

    Wireless Internet Slow on one computer fast on the rest. Was never this slow.

    Hello everyone. I really hope someone can help me solve my problem. First off my PC specs (I recently built this PC) Motherboard- MSI A78M-E35 Processor- AMD A10-7850K R.A.M- 8GB G.SKILL Ripjaws X Hard Drive- 1Tb Western digital blue PSU- 430W Corsair CX430 Case- Fractal Design Core 1000 USB...
  31. R

    Putting my build together---little help plz.

    I'm putting my new build together--cpu, motherboard--- ect. ect....but using my existing hard drive. Should I format the drive prior to installing everything or put it all together and then put the windows cd in and let it do it then? Also when should I put my motherboard cd in the manual says...
  32. J

    Sony vaio graphics update?

    Thanks to AMD not supporting Sony Vaio Laptops, my SVE14a490x can't run a video game I'm trying to play because I can't get the latest driver update. For AMD Radeon HD 7000m series cards vaio laptops are at version 12.1, and the most recent version is 14.2. So I'm stuck at 12.1, is there any...
  33. C

    Need help with grahics card!

    Hello i was wondering if this card would work with my pc, http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814127687 This is the pc that i have...
  34. B

    will this i3 cpu last a year

    hi was wondering if this i3 4130 will be enough to game till the middle of 2015. Its for my son he has a ps4 but want's to play titanfall and Elder scrolls online plus warframe please help
  35. D

    am i RMA gtx 770

    so my evga gtx 770 just arrived today and I put it into my comp getting excited to test it out...but nope. So there was no graphics card in before it, just integrated from the i7-3770k. im running an asrock z77 extreme4 I tried to run evga driver update but it said it could not recognize any...
  36. L

    ?will this psu fit my pc?

    will my pc http://us.gateway.com/gw/en/US/content/model/DT.GEDAA.002 be able to fit this? http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817139050 heres the inside...
  37. E

    MS not helpful!

    Office 2013 not compatible with Window Vista. Ms won't refund and can't afford another upgrade to Windows 7. Just keep giving me helpline numbers that don't answer, and I have waited up to 45 mins. What are my options? Anyone know which Office version will work on Vista Home Premium so I can...
  38. J

    Having problems with windows 7 enterprise n (32bit)

    Hi, i have windows 7 enterprise n edition installed into my gaming pc but i seem to be having alot of problems such as not being able to install any of the .net framework which i will need to install nvidia shadowplay. does anyone know a possible fix to my situation? windows is authentic, my...
  39. M

    Good budget PC build?

    CPU: AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core Processor ($119.99 @ Newegg) Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-970A-UD3P ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($99.99 @ Newegg) Memory: Corsair Vengeance 8GB (1 x 8GB) DDR3-1600 Memory ($95.98 @ Newegg) Storage: Western Digital Caviar Black 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive...
  40. G

    Extended service set vs Wireless distribution system

    i m reading about it in http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wireless_LAN i dont quite understand , it seem like the do the same thing. thank you in advance guys and merry xmas !!