Advice Needed

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  1. M

    [SOLVED] Which of these two motherboard is better for a gaming pc?

    I am building my first own gaming pc, and i'm wondering which of these two is better (regardless of price difference, lets just say they both cost the same): ASUS TUF Gaming B550-Plus Wifi AMD AM4 ATX GIGABYTE B550I AORUS PRO AX Wifi Mini ITX B550...
  2. M

    [SOLVED] New AMD Mobo Recommendation please?

    I am building my gaming PC, would love your recommendation as to what is the most suitable mobo (preferably under 200 USD) for my use. I will be using it for gaming and some light rendering. Here is the current build i'm boiling: CPU : AMD Ryzen 5 3600 3.6Ghz 6-core RAM : Corsair Vengeance...
  3. M

    [SOLVED] Custom build advice please, thanks!

    Hi, I am dreaming to build my own gaming PC hopefully this year, I would love to get your feedbacks on it! Any improvements (that doesn't cost a lot of $$) that can be made on this build? Or you have any input that some parts are not a good match and should be replaced by others? I'm not really...
  4. K

    Question Games stuttering even though fps is always above 60

    Hello, currently I'm using a dell inspire 7559 laptop and at first, everything was going smooth and etc. But now while playing games like csgo it just feels choppy when I interact with enemies or when I'm looking directly at smoke, it gets choppy and completely ruins the game experience. I don't...
  5. Nevis

    Question Hyperx Cloud Stinger Mic Statics noises when lifting it up

    I have Hyperx Cloud Stingers for about a year now and I recently noticed that when I lift the mic up to mute it, it would create loud static noises, these noises dont occure when I bring it back down
  6. FrostGh

    Question Is it compatible to run with this components?

    Hi, it's my first time pc build and I'm thinking to run on a h510i case(negative airflow) with R7 3700x and Be quiets DRP4 air cooler. Im still not sure if I should buy the GTX 1660s or the RTX 2060 ( I can only afford a 550w and below if possible with those gpu's recommendations). I don't want...
  7. M

    Question I would like to upgrade my PC but dont know how

    Hey i have been thinking of upgrading my pc for a while now. Mainly to play video games with smoother fps and run programs faster. But i have no idea what is a good option for a good price. Therefore i am asking for some advice from more expereinced people. Its a prebuild from Corsair but i...
  8. alewald

    Question Scratched my monitor, contemplating buying a new one, am i a dumdum for even thinking about this?

    Hi there! A couple of days ago I was cleaning my mousepad and dinged my keyboard into my monitor (DELL S2721DGF), and it got a pretty small but noticeable scratch on it. DELL obviously won't replace it since it's not included in their warranty and they don't do repairs. It really bothers me that...
  9. Gamer Gato

    Question trying to boost my FPS in games

    friend bought a new premade computer and it says that it can run ultra setting and 60fps but we compared specs and such and yet my computer is almost identical in specs so i'm trying to figure out if i'm doing something wrong if i've made a mistake somewhere and have a need for advice to...
  10. Hieronymus_Bosch

    Question Waiting to build or buying prebuilt

    Hi there, first time posting. I could use some advice upgrading from a gtx 970 build from years ago. I would like to build it myself but I am not confident I can get a 3080 (i've been trying twitter notification bots for about 2 months now). I was looking on cyberpower and the following...
  11. dempy19

    Question After 7 years, it's time to upgrade...

    Hello wonderful community! I've been a part of this community for a while now and I've had the same PC since 2013. The community had helped me choose my parts and even offer ideas for upgrades when I looked for them through the years. I've recently noticed how I can't really multitask anymore...
  12. X

    Question I7 10700K or Ryzen 5600x ?

    Hello there everyone, I am building a gaming pc for the first time and I don't know which cpu I should go for, Ryzen 5600x or I7 10700K, and which motherboard will be best for it. I am getting the RTX 3070 and 32Gb of ram and 1Tb of storage.
  13. E

    Question Advice on the quality of G-sync on a certified monitor without the official driver ?

    Hello good folks, I'm looking forward to step up from an old 60hz display to the Acer Predator XB253, a 144hz 1080p monitor which is certified as G-Sync compatible by Nvidia (this one : https://www.acer.com/ac/en/GB/content/predator-model/UM.KX3EE.P08). But the issue is, Nvidia's website says...
  14. E

    [SOLVED] In need of advice regarding the switch from a 60hz monitor to a 144hz+ one

    Hello dear expert people, I am looking for tips regarding gaming monitors. I currently own an old 1080p, 60hz, 23.5'' IPS Viewsonic which I might swap with a more modern one in order to try to pull the maximum value out of my new RTX 3060 ti. If you're willing to, would you mind suggesting me a...
  15. H

    Question Need Upgrade Advice for my Gaming PC (First time upgrading)

    PC Specs - CPU: Intel® Core™ i5-6400 Processor GPU: AMD Radeon HD 7700 Series Motherboard: ASUS Z170-P Installed RAM: Corsair 8GB DDR4 Vengeance LPX 2133MHz Memory Kit 2x 4GB PSU: Corsair CX430 Cooling: Intel DV12v 0.17a Storage: 1TB HHD I am completely new to upgrading and I don't have great...
  16. xpLoaDeD

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 5 5600x or Intel i7 10700k

    Hi! Im sorry i have to open a new thread but new stuff has happened regarding my 2021 build... I was heasitating between the 5600x and the 10600k but looking a local stores i see theres no much of a difference between 5600x and 10700k I will be running both of them with hyper 212 evo So i...
  17. xpLoaDeD

    [SOLVED] New 2021 Build

    Hello everyone! Im about to upgrade from a 2010 platform and i cant make up my mind on this two alternatives... On the Intel side, I5-10600k. Will be used with my existing Hyper 212 evo . AMD side, Ryzen 5 5600x, comes with a budget cooler. Where i live there is availability for both CPUs...
  18. Iloveredbean

    Question Need advice on PSU choices

    Hello folks! I'm about to get my hand on an I7 10700 + 2*16 3200MHz Ram and planning on buying 3060Ti. I'm currently setting my eyes on the Antec Neo Eco Zen 700W. May I ask is that PSU a bit overkill for mid range system like mine? Or should I get something much more p/p so I could invest in...
  19. MokaMoko

    New laptop for casual games

    Hi, I was wondering something My girlfriend is in some need of a new laptop and she was quite satisfied with the one I have for school. It's by no means meant for gaming, but she wanted to play Genshin Impact as she's quite into that sort of games. The laptop I had contains 8GB of RAM, an...
  20. RhysT

    [SOLVED] What should I work on now?

    I'm wondering what I should work on now, but also is my storage really as bad as it says? https://www.userbenchmark.com/UserRun/36432321 Do I just sit comfortably where I am for now and game on happily?!