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  1. Sovietua

    Question Gaming PC 2020

    Hello, I am going to build a new SFF PC for 2020 (even though I want to have it finished by mid-october). It is going to be strongly based on this, but using some different internals: View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vx6TFwicRMw I would, hereby, like to post the full spec list in order...
  2. L

    Question What is in my case better to upgrade: my CPU, GPU or monitor?

    CPU: Intel Core i5 4570 @ 3.20GHz GPU; NVIDIA GeForce GTX 760 Monitor: PHL 243V5 (1920x1080@60Hz) PC: Medion Akoya P5370 D (https://aldi.medion.com/md8874/nl/?refPage=aldi#grafik_anker) I was thinking about buying a 144hz monitor because i game alot(fortnite)...
  3. C

    Question i9 please help

    i currently have i7 8086k anniversery edition would upgrading to an i9 be any better for gaming and video editing and recording music
  4. RC Knowledge

    Question im on a budget and need help looking for a reliable PSU any suggestions ?

    500+ i dont have a good psu so i have been looking around and its hard to tell what i should spend my money on
  5. EannaS

    Question Mid level gaming laptop advise

    Hi, I’m currently looking for a good mid level gaming laptop. (Ik it sucks compared to pc but it’s all I can work with right now for the foreseeable future so plz don’t answer saying buy a pc xD) I’m mostly considering an MSI laptop, but the graphics cards and ram confuses me a lot. Could...
  6. kenzy9

    Question Rate my PC build with advice

    I will play CSGO competitive/ranked, Also PUBG, R6 Siege and AC Unity&Odyssey. Need at least 60-75 FPS on 1080p Max-High Setting preferred. (Might live-stream as well) __ Feel free to criticize/suggest improvements/adjustments with reason. Though still need to look into more finicky...
  7. G

    Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 18234 Brings New Sticky Notes Features and More

    Microsoft released Preview Build 18234 to Skip Ahead members of the Windows Insider Program and announced major updates for Skype and Outlook. Windows 10 Insider Preview Build 18234 Brings New Sticky Notes Features and More : Read more
  8. Tallon Serkanic

    Looking for desk for a 3 Ultrawide monitor setup.

    I'm getting 2 more monitors (which are 25-inch ultrawide monitors). I'm wanting to spend about 100 to 120$ on Amazon (Amazon only sadly) on the desk. I want either a single desk/table or an L-shaped desk. I'm just unable to figure out how to set this up. The monitors are 23" long and I'm...
  9. Logan15

    HP Pavilion dv6 BIOS Corruption.

    Hi, My friend recently gave me two laptops so that i could recover photos off them. One a hp pavilion dv6 has a bios corruption this is the one she has given me to keep and use if i get it working. Anyway my problem is when turning it on the led's glow and the cpu fans spins but the screen...
  10. S

    my computer speakers work for 2 or 3 minutes after power on and restart then the sound disappears.but earphones work well

    my computer speakers only work for 2 to three minutes after power on or restart,and thereafter the sound disappears.but earphones work perfectly.how can i solve this problem?please help
  11. djreedj

    whats the difference please

    http://www.amazon.com/Corsair-Extreme-Performance-Liquid-Cooler/dp/B009ZN2NH6/ref=sr_1_3?s=pc&ie=UTF8&qid=1457761517&sr=1-3&keywords=h100i http://www.amazon.com/Corsair-Extreme-Performance-Liquid-CW-9060025-WW/dp/B019EXSSBG/ref=sr_1_1?s=pc&ie=UTF8&qid=1457761517&sr=1-1&keywords=h100i ty
  12. J

    Thermal paste area on stock heatsink is smaller than CPU size?

    I just got a boxed AMD FX-4350 that comes with a stock heatsink and fan. The strange thing about it is that thermal pad (paste) that came on the heatsink is about a half inch square smaller than the size of the actual cpu. Is this normal? I assume that since it came packaged together this way...
  13. G

    All external storage have driver errors

    so i cant recall exactly when this problem started because i havent connect any external storage to my desktop pc recently. but now no matter what device, be it 2 different WD my passports or a USB stick they all show up in the device manager with driver errors. My passport ones show as my...
  14. A

    What kind of power supply do I need?

    I am running a hp pavilion p7-1125 computer. i added 4 more gb of ram to it that doesn't work but i will soon get a 1333hz ram that works with my computer. So what kind of power supply do i need if i want to upgrade to a sapphire radeon r7 240?
  15. P

    Looking for some graphics card buying advice:)

    I built my gaming pc about a year ago on a mid range budget (about $725 give or take a few bucks) and I love it and it runs great if I'm running Skyrim but with all these new games I'm just looking to make some upgrades. I didn't know hardly anything about computers when I set out to build my...
  16. M

    Compaq CQ2931EA Upgrade CPU

    Hi Guys, I have a compaq desktop PC and the current processor is the AMD E1-1200 APU CPU, my question is can I upgrade this to either an intel or stay the same with AMD but a much better one? The product link is here I would preferably prefer a quad core or a CPU with higher performace as I...
  17. J

    Need Help With PSU

    Hello, this is my first time here. I want to know if a Corsair GS600 will work fine with... I5 2500 NON K GA-Z68X-UD4-B3 4GB Ram @1033( 2x2GB) Gtx 650 NON ti Hard Drive 500GB Understand my budget is so low :??: EDIT: I dont plan use it with OC ( dont like to OC)
  18. T

    whats the best speed for a geforece gt 430?

    i wanna overclock my gpu but im not sure whats a safe clock speed. any help?
  19. I

    Best graphics card for $150?

    im looking for a graphics card that can play BF4 on medium to high settings (i dont care about AA, VSync, FXAA, or any of that), and get above 60fps consistantly. i want to stream DayZ (Mod and Standalone) at atleast 30fps, and my quad core AMD processor should be enough for that, the only...
  20. D

    gtx 760 cooling problem?

    hey guys i have a question: i just installed the gtx 760 oc version in my rig and i think i am getting high temberatures.i have 33 idle and in gaming i have somewhere between 60-65 i think. and when i close the game it gets down to 33 again very slow.it shouldnt be more cooler with this direct...