Antec

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  1. A

    Question Long term reliability of Antec HCG 1000 Extreme for Mining

    Is the Antec HCG 1000 Extreme good for mining is it true that its not a good choice for long term usage like mining?
  2. JaSoN_cRuZe

    [SOLVED] Seasonic Focus Plus Gold rebranded as Antec Neo Eco Modular Gold?

    I got my Antec Earthwatts Gold Pro 750 semi-modular PSU RMA'd and because of the unavailability of this PSU, they replaced me with Antec Neo Eco Gold 750 fully modular PSU. Is the Antec Neo Eco Gold Modular PSU a rebrand of Seasonic Focus Plus Gold. Can this be verified as it houses the same...
  3. D

    [SOLVED] Which after market cooler would fit ?

    I have a Gigabyte ga b85 d3hMotherboard and ask 4000b-u3 cabinet Which third party cooler will fit in ? my cpu is giving me idle 45-50 degree ( i7 4700) so looking for a after market cooler ? i have two intake fan and one exhaust and sotck cpu cooler. thanks in advance
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    Question CPU Cooler Compatibility (Antec Neptune 120 on LGA1700)

    So I purchased an Antec Neptune 120 which is compatible with LGA 1150 / 1151 / 1155 / 1156 / 1366 / 1200 / 2011-V3 / 2066 (According to Antec website) Rookie mistake as I have an intel 12600kf (LGA 1700) Anyone know of any good work arounds ie. can I purchase one of these two and use that with...
  5. CHING0125

    Question MY GPU IS BIGGER THAN CASE

    I bought a new GPU and CASE GPU: gigabyte gtx 1660 super gaming oc 6g Case: Antec Nx200M This case is support gpu size is 275mm, But my new gpu size is 280mm IT IS OKAY ?😢
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    Question Antec LanBoy Air HDD Woes

    Hey fellow nerds, I need the Antec LanBoy Air and HDD cage experts to show up and lend me your attention and expertise. This historic, groundbreaking modular PC case came with the cutting-edge AirMount HDD suspension system that effectively reduced vibrations and noise from internally installed...
  7. Arisu

    Question Old stock Antec fan

    I'm trying to add 2 fans in 1 header using a splitter, the Cool master fan is 16 amp but the Antec says nothing but it's brand name and logos around it. Is it safe to go with it or should I replace it? Both of the fan were reused from my old cases from when I was in elementary, now I'm in college
  8. Fabrizio01352

    [SOLVED] is Antec tp3 650W good?

    I am building pc, and someone is selling me this PSU quite cheap, and it does not look so bad, what do you think? is it good?
  9. Zamatron

    [SOLVED] Is it my GPU or PSU ?

    Hello, I am having a problem with my system which is running on an RTX 3090 where the screen goes black and the monitor loses signal or the computer just freezes followed by the black screen and no signal, all this However only happens when the gpu is in full use like during gaming or...
  10. Body Sheded

    [SOLVED] Can Antec c400 glacial (cooler) run on h61m-dgs board?

    Antec official site says that it supports LGA1155 which what h61 uses, but it doesn't mention the board itself and iam worried that there won't be enough space for the cooler because of the GPU motherboard dimensions: (22, 18) (L,W) cm, Motherboard picture cooler dimensions: (12.5, 7.5) (L,W)...
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    [SOLVED] RTX 3080ti & Antec Edge 750W

    Hi all, I’ve managed to get my hands on a 3080ti and decided on a 5800X. I was wondering if my PSU would be sufficient enough to run my new rig or whether it’s just worth buying a new one. I currently have an Antec Edge 750w 80+ Gold Rated PSU...
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    [SOLVED] Case fans not detected?

    I have a Geh Antec New Gaming NX600 case. It has a built-in fan controller in the back where the case fans are connected. All is connected to an ASUS TUF Gaming Z590-PLUS motherboard. In principle, everything works. The fans turn on and I can sync the RGB with the motherboard (via de case LED...
  13. Subhajitdas298

    [SOLVED] About Antec NX600 quality expectations ?

    Hi There, I just got an Antec NX600 case. But it seems that, the case metal is quite thing [thin ?] and finish on the plastic parts (like HDD cage) are below professional. Is this expected? I have been using CM N500 for years, and still the quality is at least A grade, though a bit outdated...
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    [SOLVED] Antec VP550P PSU good enough ?

    Hi guys ! Im looking to upgrade my PC- AMD RYZEN R5 3600 Zotac GTX 1060 3GB (Re-using my GPU) MSI MPG B550 GAMING PLUS 16 GB DDR4 CORSAIR VENGEANCE RGB RAM 1 TB HDD 7.2k (Re-use) 1 CD/DVD R/W (Re- use) Thermaltake v250 TG RGB PSU : ANTEC VP 550P, it says 87% efficient on the box, has a 120mm...
  15. TheCheapGamer

    Question Need help troubleshooting.

    Hi there, About two months ago my cousin bought components for his 1st gaming pc and has started having some issues. Specs: GPU - MSI GTX 1660S CPU -R5 3600 RAM - generic 1x16GB 3200Mhz MOBO - Asus A320M-k PSU - Antec VP650 Plus I helped him assemble the pc and for two months it worked...
  16. rounakr94

    [SOLVED] Sleeved Extension lowering voltage on high load

    Hello, I had Installed sleeved extension cables in my system to make it look good. But the issue is the voltage drop in high load scenarios is quite high. From 12.08V down to 11.81V measured in Hwinfo64. At the same time I had a Multimeter hooked to another sleeved extension on a pcie...
  17. alif.ashf

    [SOLVED] First build! Could I get some feedback?

    Hi guys, This is my first build to be used as a VFX workstation (for learning) lighting and rendering. I'd like to make sure these parts are the best at this price range & all are compatible before I purchase. https://in.pcpartpicker.com/list/q9qmj2
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    [SOLVED] New PSU recommendation for around 85 USD ?

    i've been laying around finding psu, and i found Xigmatek minotaur 650w 80+ gold i find it pretty cheap than others and it has full range of volt from 100-240v, it also has full modular cable, and i wonder if this PSU was good for 85 US$ ? I also got option for Antec Neo eco semi modular 80+...
  19. anth.anth

    [SOLVED] ATX Antec HGC 650 (Some questions about it and GPU)

    Hi everyone. I have two question about my PSU and the power of my GPU. I've used a Corsair VS650 for years, with different builds, with no problems. I have now bought a 1660 Super and am having problems probably due to the power supply so I have decided to buy a new one. What do you think about...
  20. JaSoN_cRuZe

    [SOLVED] Is Antec HCG 750W Bronze Modular PSU good?

    My Seasonic S12II 620 BRONZE PSU is at its last legs, shut downs during gaming and then reboots. To confirm, fired up OCCT and started the power test and then instant shut down. So need of a new PSU, I'm living in India so my range and budget is very narrow. Antec HCG 750W Bronze Fully...
  21. Muhammad Jahid

    [SOLVED] Is 'Antec Atom 350 Watt Power Supply' good enough without gpu?

    A model of antec power supply named 'Antec Atom 350 Watt' is available at all local markets in my region. I already planned to build a budget pc without gpu and I want to use this power supply but I dont find this model on antech official site. Can you ensure me its good enough?
  22. AdrianTheHumble

    Discussion Will 850 watt antec HCG extreme be enough to power a ryzen 9 3900 XT and RTX 3080?

    Hi I'm from India, I've ordered an antec 1000 watt psu from my local dealer and it turns out it's out of stock, now they've offered me a 850 watt antec HCG extreme fully modular psu instead, will 850 watts be enough for a ryzen 9 3900 XT and a RTX 3080? The RTX is also an Inno3D dual fan BTW...
  23. Mitchellonii

    Question ARGB fans in case

    Hello, Im thinking of buying a new PC, and the case im looking at comes with 3 ARGB fans, and an ARGB fan controller. On the case's website it says "You only need the LED mode button to controll all the addressable LEDs". Am I right to assume this means that I don't need an ARGB port on my...
  24. Mitchellonii

    [SOLVED] Do I need to plugin my fan Argb bank into an Argb header in my motherboard?

    Hello, Just wondering if I need to plugin my Argb fan bank into a Argb port in my motherboard? Will my fans still be rgb if i dont plug them into the motherboard Argb port? Fans: Antec (Prizm 120 ARGB 3+2+C) 3x RGB PWM FAN, 2 x LED Strip, and 1x RGB Fan Controller
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    Question About the Antec NeoECO 650 Modular V2

    Hey guys! I'm finally buying all the parts for my gaming PC, and after a problem with the store I bought my PSU, they are offering me an Antec NE650M V2 (link to the PSU for reference). I've heard mixed things about the original NE650M, but this seems to be a version 2, with a better warranty (5...
  26. rounakr94

    [SOLVED] How are these PSU's?

    https://antec.com/product/power/ne600g-zen.php https://www.coolermaster.com/catalog/power-supplies/mwe-series/mwe-650-bronze-v2/ How is this psu? My current Corsair Cx 2017 is giving some issue and I want to change it, so I was wondering how good they will be. My system specs is in signature
  27. AdrianTheHumble

    [SOLVED] My PSU antec HCG 1000 has 2x8 pins how do I install a third for a GPU that needs 3x8 pins

    Hi friends, honestly I'm an idiot, anyways I'm planning to buy the RTX 3080 or the upcoming AMD rDNA 2 GPUs that needs 3x8 pins to power the GPU, the problem is I have only 2x8 pins on my PSU, how do I install a third 8 pin? Cuz back In the day the asus mars GTX GTX 580 needed 3x8 pins so how...
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    [SOLVED] Is it a good power supple

    Hi, I want to buy a new power supply and I was thinking to get Antec HCG-650G 650W unit. is it any good ? I want this unit because where I live modular power supplies are really expensive and also since the beginning of the pandemic here there is almost no options for good price so I tought...
  29. bobjackieson

    [SOLVED] Ram running slow?

    Cpu-Z frequency: 798.4 Mhz (DDR4-1596) Its ddr4 3200mhz ram and only running at idk... I enable XMP profile 1 like a guy told me on a forum and still running slow?
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    [SOLVED] PSU or GPU Failure?

    Hi, So I've been having LiveKernelEvent 141 black screen crashes during gaming during these past few months or so. I would be gaming and within 10-20 minutes in, suddenly my monitors go black, and I can hear something disconnecting, which I suspect is probably the GPU. I've had this custom...
  31. GogiAS

    [SOLVED] PSU making weird noise when under load (Custom PC build)

    So I have built my own PC. It is half used parts half new. Here are the specs: Intel Core i3 4170 @ 3.70GHz RAM 6.00GB Dual-Channel DDR3 Motherboard ASRock H81M-VG4 (CPUSocket) Graphics MSI R9 270X Storage 1TB Toshiba HDD 7.2K 120 GB Kingston SSD- new PSU: Antec VP500P...
  32. S

    Question Antec nx800 showing only white RGB lights

    I bought antec nx800 case a week ago and the RGB color is showing only white , I tried changing RGB color through the led button but still it didn't worked :( Help me please :(
  33. [SOLVED] Help! Dead power supply!

    Antec VP500PC No UPS :( Was using the computer normally. Sudden blackout! Hadn't turn off the switches. The electricity comes back and I hear some sort of spark. The PC wouldn't boot up, not response at all! I narrowed it down to the PSU, I could see some burnt inductor from the PSU's meshed...
  34. S

    [SOLVED] I5 8400 upgrade

    Hello guys.I want to upgrade my i5 8400 with and i7 8700k or i7 9700k.I have 550w psu antec vpf550 80+ bronze.My gpu is rtx 2060 super.Am i good with that psu.I dont want to overclok my gpu and cpu,just upgrade to more cores for futureproof.
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    [SOLVED] Thoughts on Antec NE600G Zen?

    Looking for opinions on the quality of this PSU, or just general thoughts on the reliability of Antec's PSUs. Not worried about whether or not it'll be able to supply my system, as it definitely will, just not sure about how safe a bet it is because I haven't really heard much about Antec's...
  36. viper23

    [SOLVED] Antec Dark Avengers vs Thermaltake H200

    Hello All, I want to know which isthe best cabinet between these two:- Antec DA601 Dark Avengers Thermaltak H200 My PC specs are:- CPU:- i5 4th Gen MB:- Gigabyte H61 GPU:- Aorus RX580 RAM:- 6GB (going to upgrade too) PSU:- Antec EAG Pro 750W Gold also better alternatives with same price...
  37. J

    [SOLVED] Which of these two PSUs is better?

    Antec NE600G Zen 600W Power Supply AQ5 or Antec EA550G PRO 550W Power Supply AQ7 I know the one has 50W more ,but in terms of efficiency. I have an RX480 8gb graphics card and i7 3700k. Any help will be nice.
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    Question Two PSUs Failing Paperclip Test - How to diagnose?

    Hi guys, Friend of mine's PC died while they were using it the other day. I had a look at it and given that no fans spun up, no lights came on, etc. I thought the power supply would be my first thing to check. Went for the classic paperclip test (though with some spare equipment wire so not...
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    [SOLVED] Antec neo eco gold psu good??

    Is antec neo eco gold zen 700w good and enough for 2070 super and ryzen 7 3800x???
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    [SOLVED] nice budget psu

    im planning to build this systen gigabyte h81m-ds2 intel core i5 4690 kingston 4gb×2 two hdd's 500gb and 1tb gtx 960/rx 570 should i choose antec vp500p v2, seasonic s12ii 520w, be quiet u9 500w, or cooler master masterwatt lite 500w?