Forum discussion tagged with Blu-ray.
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    Question An External Blu-ray Drive ... for XP SP2??

    Hello, everyone! お疲れ様です (otsukaresama desu). i hope this is the right area of the site to post this question in. If not, sumimasen. OK so please don't be mad. My desktop PC is still running Windows XP SP2. In 2023. i know ... i know. Hey, it's worked this far. "Why are you still using XP??!"...
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    [SOLVED] LG Internal Blu-Ray Drive question

    Hey Guys & Gals, My old LG blu-ray died and need a new model. My problem is I do not know what is best internal LG Blu-Ray writer. I only use LG drives ever. I want to be able to play 4k blu-rays and also large capacity Blu-ray disk. My problem is i have no idea anymore what is the best...
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    Question M Disc v. "M Disc support"

    Can anyone help please with the distinction in M Disk writers between those, typically higher priced, that just have the logo "M disk", and, secondly, the wider range of writers, sometimes a fraction of the price, marketed as "M disk support"? I want to archive some material on M disk. I note...
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    Question RTX 2060 : Gaming OC White PRO VS Gaming Z 6G

    GIGABYTE GeForce RTX 2060 Gaming OC White PRO , GV-N2060GAMINGOC MSI RTX 2060 Gaming Z 6G Both now are same price which manufacture should i go?
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    Question Intel Optane memory

    So, I have a few questions maybe y'all can help me with. 1. Will Intel optane memory 16gb / 32gb version work with Gigabyte z370n mother board, its a mini ITX with 2 m.2 slots but since Intel optane memory is a Sata m.2 I'm not sure it works. I don't want to buy it then find out it doesn't...
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    Question Samsung evo 860 and 970

    I just want to make sure which will be compatible with the asus tuf z390 plus gaming wifi motherboard? On asus website it says it supports m.2 socket 3 sata and pcie. Im just confused cause the 860 and 970 seems to have different connector/keys?
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    Question Is Gammaxx 200T can cool i7 4790 temp ?

    Hi, I just bought cooler Gammaxx 200T because i7 4790 when i play ultra 1080 with default stock cooler intel is 90 degrees and I bought this. Is it ok when that cooler decrease I7 4790 temp ?. My country temp is 30-35 degrees C. Main: H81M-A CPU: Core i7-4790 Ram: 8GB DDR3 1600MHZ Card: GTX...
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    Question 2 different BSOD errors after building new pc

    Hello, recently , like 1week ago , i built a new pc with these hardware's : 9900k : CPU 1080TI : GPU 850 coolermaster : PSU z390 asus tuf plus gamer : MB 16GB of RAM 3200 DDR4 : RAM 1SSD samsung 250GB 2HDD ( 1Blue WD 2TB - 1Black WD 1TB) windows : 10 today i got BSOD 3 times , first time it was...
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    News Microsoft Announces $3,500 HoloLens 2

    Microsoft today revealed the HoloLens 2 for $3,500. Read more here. KEVIN CARBOTTE @kcarbotte Kevin Carbotte is a Contributing Writer for Tom's Hardware US. He writes news and reviews of graphics cards and virtual reality hardware.
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    Question how to install ssd?

    how to install ssd?
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    Question Looking for Motherboard recommendation? No Video / No Audio / 1151

    Very simply. Looking for a motherboard. Preferably ASUS or similar. This will go into a gaming machine. No need for Video onboard or Audio as I have that already covered. Needs M.2 slot (or 2 slots prefered) One X16 for NVidia Video Card. Able to handle atleast 32 Gig. Any options out...
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    Query on the real capacity of Samsung 4gb 1rx8 pc3l-12800s-11-13-b4

    So, I'm trying to upgrade my laptop's memory. I bought an Asus X550LN, it has a haswell i7-4200 alongside with an 8 gb or RAm but when I opened the backlid, the ram had a Samsung 4gb 1rx8 pc3l-12800s-11-13-b4 label. I don't get it because base on dxdiag, task manager and cpu-z, it is running on...
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    [SOLVED] Need help compatability

    Will this video card be compatible to my pc Asus m32 series AMD A6 EVGA e-GeForce 9800 GTX SSC edition video card PCI-e 2.0
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    Need help.with my pc

    Good day! First of all here are my pc specs Motherboard - MSI B350 Tomahawk Cpu - Amd ryzen 1600x 2x8gb g. Skillz 2400 GPU - Sapphire Radeon RX580 nitro+ 8gb 620 watts seasonic psu Hdd - WD black 2tb Last night I was working (yes doing my office work on my gaming rig) then suddenly my pc...
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    [SOLVED] First build looking for some input!

    Hey guys first time poster long time looker so here's the build AMD Ryzen 7 2700X Processor with Wraith Prism LED Cooler - YD270XBGAFBOX X2 Patriot Viper Gaming RGB Series DDR4 DRAM 3200MHz 16GB Kit - Black - RGB Color Profiles EVGA GeForce RTX 2070 XC Ultra Gaming, 8GB GDDR6, Dual HDB Fans &...
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    Palit Lends Credence to GeForce GTX 1160 Rumors

    Palit registered various graphics card with the Eurasian Economic Commission including the GeForce GTX 1160, GTX 1660, and GTX 1660 Ti. Palit Lends Credence to GeForce GTX 1160 Rumors : Read more
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    [SOLVED] GPU suspectly dead but fan still spinning?

    OK, so this is weird, or maybe not, you tell me. My computer started rebooting when I was playing Destiny 2, not rightaway but after playing a while. Today I tried playing Battlefield V twice, both times computer rebooted right after the game started. So I figured an overheat or maybe a power...
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    [HELP NEEDED]Cant post newly build pc EZ debug cpu,gpu,boot

    CPU: AMD - Ryzen 5 2600 3.9 GHz 6-Core Motherboard: MSI - B450 Gaming Plus ATX AM4 Memory: ADATA - XPG SPECTRIX D41 16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR4-3000 Storage: Seagate - Barracuda 2 TB 3.5" 7200RPM SSD Adata SU800 Video Card: Asus - GeForce GTX 1060 6GB 6 GB Dual Hey guys, i...
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    Black Screen after high CPU temperature

    Today When I booted to windows 10, After some minutes, Suddenly Mouse & keyboard stopped working. I restrated the PC with reset button & went to the BIOS & checked the monitoring section. There I saw that temperature of CPU is too high (more than 80c) & after some seconds, the PC gets shut down...
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    XFX RX 580 GTS Black Edition 8GB - need undervolt settings

    my rx 580 gets 82c after 10 minutes of gaming without oc and still raising temps on 1500rpm i need some good undervolting settings that is stable for this card
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    [SOLVED] installed os At ssd and hdd

    I was so confuse at installing os at ssd and hdd 1st I install it at hdd which i thought it was ssd because both are 1gb nxt when i realized i was wrong i install another in ssd now i have 2 windows installed how can I remove the os from hdd ? I am now using the ssd as boot drive, can I simply...
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    [SOLVED] Good pc system components

    Hi I’m trying to get a pc and want to know if these parts are any good to say run bf5 at high settings at 1080p 60 plus FPS Windows 10 Pro 64 Bit Windows 10 Pro 64 Bit 2. Motherboard Gigabyte B360M-D3H Gaming 3. Processor Intel i7 8700 4. Memory 16GB DDR4 RAM 5. Hard Drive 240 SSD + 2TB 6...
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    Low FPS in CS:GO after installing new SSD

    I'm having a real tough time figuring out what the problem is here so I'll try to outline everything relevant to the situation. I got a new Samsung 860 EVO SSD. I already had a Samsung 960 M.2 for windows, my main steam games, and main programs that I use, and a Samsung 850 EVO for everything...
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    optiplex 790 upgrade to windows 10

    Picked up an older Optiplex 790 SSF, upgraded the RAM t 2x4Gb. System had windows7, upgraded to windows 10, but it only came up as 32bit. now trying to load 64bit OS. Here is my struggle, I loaded windows 10 64bit OS onto USB memory stick, (actually an SD card using USB adapter) using media...
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    [SOLVED] can ants damage my hardware?

    hi guys! i have a problem with ants on my room! and i was wondering if ants can cause ANY damage to my hardware, i saw like 3 ants going to my psu but i don't know if they can damage something. Help!!!!!
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    My Build using MSI M7 x470 AC board gets red indicator but no fans, no boot

    Howdy, I bought the MSI M7 x470 AC motherboard in large part because it has an onboard power/reset switch and a 2 decimal diagnostic readout indicator that is supposed to display all sorts of information upon booting. I've installed a brand new Ryzen 2600 with stock cooler, new Corsair 2x8 RAM...
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    [SOLVED] Good Gaming MOBO for my i7-8700k ?

    Hey Looking for advice on which mobo to go for as part of my gaming setup. I have no real preferences as long as it performs good and has SLI compatability Thanks
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    Clock Speed not as fast as website says

    I recently purchased a Acer Aspire 3 laptop with a Ryzen 5 2500u The base speed of this CPU is 2GHZ and caps at 2.7GHZ although the website clearly says that the CPU...
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    i7 8700k Idle temps 40-44 / water cooled

    Hi I purchased a Cooler Master MasterLiquid Lite ML240L All in one watercooling Dual fan system from PBtech to cool an i7 7800k. In BIOS temps would idle around 42-43C so I got it replaced under warranty as forums are saying 25-30C should be what idle is. The replacement does exactly the same...
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    [SOLVED] R5 1600 or r5 2600 mobo

    R5 1600 paired either msi mortar b450m/asus tuf b450m gaming plus, or should i go with r5 2600 paired with asrock b450m pro 4. im really on a tight budget i can get a decent board when i get the 1600 but im only limited when i choose r5 2600
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    [SOLVED] PSU advice please

    Hey guys I just ordered some Parts for a new build but i'm having doubts about my PSU Build: Ryzen 5 2600 stock (not oc'ing) Bequiet pure rock slim cooler 16gb crucial Ballistix 3000mhz ram Gigabyte RX 570 2 x sata SSD 1 WD Blue 1tb ASRock ab450 pro4 I also bought a Gigabyte 500 Watt...
  32. marius_ss

    Very powerful SUB !!!!

    Hi to everyone, very big dilemma !!:??: recently bought Yamaha NSBP182 Bookshelf Speaker 40w RMS for my PC !very happy with sound but my plan is 2.1 sound system so I'm looking for Active Sub .. but let me tell you how my system is connected now and how I want to connect with SUB. NOW I have...
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    Smudge inside EVF, help please!

    Does anyone know if this can be fixed DIY? I took it to PhotoTech in NYC but they want $200 fo fix it. I have an extra viewfinder in great condition but they won't use it. Any advice? This smudge does not affect the photos, thanks. I'm using an LX100 Panasonic. [/img]
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    Dell 5010 new Hdd (windows installtion)

    Hi I had problem with my dell 5010 Hard drive . today i bought used HDD but when i want to install windows this Error will show up.:
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    Internet stops working when 2 ethernet connections are plugged into modem/router.

    I just bought a new modem/router and powerline adapter kit. The modem/router is a Netgear (C6250-100NAS) and the powerline kit is a TP-Link (TL-PA7020v2). The problem I am facing is that everything (both wifi and wired connections) works perfectly until I plug in a second ethernet cable from the...
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    RX 480 8GB WITH THIS psu

    Will this PSU : be able to hold rx 480 8gb and i5 4590?
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    Asus Maximus Vi Gene No Bios, Not Booting, Error 36, 60 Q Codes

    I had a working ASUS Maximus VI Gene mobo with an Intel i7 4770 3.7ghz LGA1150 processor, 8GB of “Sniper” DIMMs, eVGA Geforce GTX650 Ti video card. I am running an “alternative” [hackintosh] OS on it and it worked great for a year or so. Recently it started feeling the pain of booting...
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    How accurate is CPUID HWMONITOR exactly? (showing unusually high cpu frequencies)

    Is CPUID's HWMONITOR program accurate for cpu frequency? Because I'm getting some rather strange values (6036MHz across all cores, except core 8 running at 6126MHz) This is on a Ryzen 7 2700 without any overclocking applied (i.e everything's set to auto for now - I have plans on overclocking...
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    GA-B85M-DS3H - SSD Compatibility

    Hi Guys, I have GA-B85M-DS3H Mobo and want to buy an SSD (500 GB), which should I go for? Please help me out
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    Fiber with 3Mbps or DSL with 5 Mbps ?

    Hey Guys i just wanted to know or ask your opinions on what should i be getting for my internet connection at my house. First is that There are probably like more than five of us at the house and we always use the internet like all the time. Were currently using 5 Mbps DSL connection but its...