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Forum discussion tagged with blue.
  1. shahab81

    Question Audio-Technica ATR 1300 with Blue Icicle

    Hey everyone, I've been looking for a decent budget mic preamp, in order to use with my 500 ohm Audio-Technica ATR 1300 (which is a dynamic mic), and i found this online: Blue Icicle. Do you think it's a suitable option for recording non-pro vocals or podcasts? Can it remove all the hissing and...
  2. N

    Question HELP - Computer Won't Boot: CRITICAL PROCESS DIED

    Issue: right before it gets to windows on boot-up, my computer blue screens, getting the error "CRITICAL PROCESS DIED" Exact details of how it occurred / what happens: about an hour after my computer was turned on one day, my screen had white horizontal lines on it. i restarted it, and the...
  3. Bellzemos

    Question Big smudge on a Dell U2412M after years of use

    Hello! I've had a Dell U2412M monitor for 8 years now and it worked great. Last night I noticed a long smudge on the right side of the screen, almost like all the way from the top down to the bottom, but not narrow, more like a lightning shape. And only visible when displaying a blue color...
  4. D

    Question Strange Color Distortion

    Upon further inspection, I've found this is actually a display issue not a GPU issue. To reiterate, these blue lines have started showing up on my monitor but only when certain colors are present and contrasting. For example the CMD window is pure black when maximized, except blue lines at the...
  5. K

    Question Red/Blue horizontal lines from HDMI out

    View: https://imgur.com/z22quf3 So this happened ! Im on an MSI GE62 VR Apache pro laptop with a GTX 1060 inside and these lines appear on the monitor connected with the HDMI the other output (display port with HDMI adapter) on the laptop does not have any issues. I tried different monitors...
  6. chibamarco

    Question Which microphone should I buy?

    Hello, humans. I really need to buy a new microphone, hence my crappy built-in microphone in my headset broke, but thats good because it sounded horrible. My absolute maximum budget is 100$, and I cant go more than that. The Blue Yeti is currently at 120$ discount, but I cant buy it...
  7. N

    [SOLVED] Major differences between lga 1150 vs lga 1151

    hi guys someone is selling their used gaming PC with an i7-4770 CPU however, it has the LGA 1150 socket and I am only familiar with the 1151 socket. My current PC has an i5-4440 processor with an LGA 1151 socket. But again, it comes down to the awesome specs of the used pc that have me...
  8. M

    Change HP Processor

    Hi Everyone, I have a HP 14-am085tu laptop. and i have Intel® Celeron CPU N3060 @ 1.60GHZ with 4GB installed memory and 64bit operating system Can i change my laptop PROCESSOR to a BETTER one? OR should i change it with my motherboard as well? I shall be very thankful to any answer!
  9. M

    Configuring network for use with two routers

    I am running into some problems when trying to connect two routers to my existing internet connection - I have two TG797n v3 routers which I am trying to run separate networks on. The existing setup consists of a switch connected to the ISP modem. The two routers are plugged into the switch...
  10. G

    PC slow to post

    My motherboard is about nine years old and the peripherals are getting up there too. Lately, I've found that it takes a while before the motherboard will post. When it was new, it would post so fast, I couldn't even read it. Now, it takes about three seconds before the screen even shows up. I've...
  11. W

    Looking For Component Upgrade Suggestions (Gaming)

    Current specs are a GTX 970 OC (+175 core clock OC and +325 memory clock OC) , i5 4690k (4.5ghz OC with watercooler) and 12 gb ram. I play at 1080p 144hz and struggle in some games to stay at 144fps+ i wanna upgrade my system to the point where i shouldn't have any problems reaching 144+ frames...
  12. J

    Cannot get my new RAM Upgrade to stop crashing

    Hello, I’m having an issue with my new RAM i purchased. Right now I had 8gb of Corsair Vengeance 1600mhz RAM, I decided to buy another 8 GB(most games require 16gb nowadays) but my computer will just not stay on for more than 1 hr without crashing! Then bios loads my RAM at 1333mhz. I have set...
  13. J

    How much is my PC worth?

    I'm trying to sell my gaming rig from last year because at the moment, I'm unable to keep it. HP ENVY Desktop - 750-170se CTO Specs: GPU: 980 Ti CPU: i7 6700k MEMORY: Crucial 32GB DDR4-2133 DIMM Motherboard: HP Motherboard PSU: Thermaltake 600w HDD: 1TB Seagate 7200 RPM Drive: SuperMulti...
  14. R

    z420 Windows 10 install problems

    Hi, i have an old Z420 and trying to install windows 10. I followed the HP website instructions and use a USB win 10 installation media. after this successfully installs on a SSD SATA it reboots, however it does not follow through with the windows 10 configuration. All I get is a error "no...
  15. Crestfallen_12

    Which PSU should I get?

    So I was in doubt about 2 PSUs and now I have no idea which one to buy , My Build will be Ryzen 5 1600, 8GB DDR4 and RX 470 4 GB.
  16. B

    ROG Front base With Asus maximus viii impact .

    I just bought Asus Rog front base . When i checked compatible on rog website , it support . But i dont know how to connect two cables with mobo . Any ideas ?
  17. F

    Corsair Hydro Series H100i V2 Extreme Performance

    Hey All, I'm getting a Corsair Hydro Series H100i V2 Extreme Performance to use with a i7 7700K. My question is this cooler say's it has the thermal compound already applied. Should I clean this off and get the Artic compound or is this compound that's on it be ok? THANKS!
  18. N

    Best HDD, SSHD For ps4 pro

    idk what to look for when switching my hhd in my pro I have a 2tb hdd but when I put it in my ps4 pro it sound like its a moter so I put the stock hhd back in. I want to know what would the best option be for it to run smoothly but also have 2 tb with either an SSHD or HDD
  19. N

    CPUZ shows that my GPU 980Ti using only PCIE 3.0 8 x lanes instead of 16 x

    MotherBoard: GIGABYTE Z170-D3H CPUZ shows that my GPU 980Ti using only PCIE 3.0 8 x lanes instead of 16 x . When i check it in Nvidia control panel there is 16 x . I updated the newest bios of version F20. In BIOS i can set AUTO / GEN1 / GEN 2 / GEN 3 for general PCIE standart, but I cant see...
  20. J

    Mounting graphics card causes my unit to not boot.

    Just bought a Zotac GTX 1060 Mini. When I mount it to my mobo, my unit does not boot. It's locked in place and the 6 pin is connected as well. Specs of the unit are: i5-6400 http://ark.intel.com/products/88185/Intel-Core-i5-6400-Processor-6M-Cache-up-to-3_30-GHz Thermaltake Smart SE 630...