Forum discussion tagged with Boost.
  1. MehranZ

    Question Why boosting my GPU's clock, max clock is improved but current clock is hardly changed?

    I'm trying to boost my 3090's clock using GreenWithEnvy (Linux) app. I can boost the GPU clock +200 MHz and see that the "max clock" reflects the boost. But when I put some load on the device, the actual (current) clock hardly goes beyond 1900! Why is that? Here's a screenshot of my settings:
  2. B

    Question New GT 1030 is not even reaching Base Clock (<700 of 1250/1500) ?

    So I put my new GT 1030 [] into a computer someone gave me just to make sure the card was working (haven't had time to get the main system up and running), but I'm getting quite a weird result. Note in the...
  3. veryhot97

    [SOLVED] cpu throttling or not?

    Hi! i have a zbook 17 g5 i5 8400h 2.5GHTZ boost to 4.2 ghtz in furemark, cpuz, intel xtu, throttlestop, stress tests the cpu overrheat to 97c 100c but the clock is 4Ghtz and when i stress test the gpu p3200 the temp is under 65c i change thermal past, clean laptop, format windows, evverythings...
  4. E

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 5 3600 stuck at boost and temps at 80c

    Hello, i built my PC today and i have a ryzen 5 3600. My temps have been between 70-80c because the clock speed it stuck at 4.1GHz. I've tried changing the minimum power state to 5% and enabling/disabling PBO in the bios yet nothing changes. Anybody know a fix to this?
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    Question Xeon 1225v2 shows reaching 3.9 ghz?

    i bought this xeon about 6 months ago, its 3.2 base and boosts up to 3.6 (locked?) , however while i was checking the perfomance tab on task manager i see it boosting to 3.9 and dropping to 3.4 and going all over the place, under no important usage, my motherboard has some issues, like a power...
  6. M

    [SOLVED] AMD 5900x locked in 4,5 - Whats wrong?

    Hey guys, I just got my pc built yesterday and was testing the CPU and it doesn't seem to want to go above 4,5. I've tried PBO and auto overclocking on Master, and even went and set negativo Curve Optimisation to negative 10 and some other things. On the bios it says 5900x 4,9 but in windows I...
  7. DirtySZN

    [SOLVED] How can I boost FPS/Brand new build expectations

    So I am going to try and put the most information possible in this post here that I can think of as I am trying to get more FPS/more consistent FPS in the following games that I play quite a bit of: Fortnite, Call of Duty Warzone & Call of Duty Cold War. My new custom PC build (not built by me)...
  8. M

    [SOLVED] Need help with my i5 7600 3.5ghz Turbo boost not working

    Hello there. I had this i5 7600 3.5ghz since 2017 and turbo boost never worked for me. It is enabled in BIOS. I don't know what to do. My motherboard is ASRock Z270 Pro4
  9. Z

    [SOLVED] Boosting on R5 3600

    Hi, I'm starting my pc build that I waited months for, and I picked the Ryzen 5 3600 processor init. with a B450 Aorus Pro motherboard, CPU Cooler is Hyper 212 RGB BE, pretty basic. What I do is gaming only for long hours with no streaming, and I want the CPU lasting years.. Yes I don't like...
  10. K

    [SOLVED] Extending range of mobile WiFi hotspot.

    I'm assisting a friend trying to improve the coverage of the WiFi at their house emanating from a Huawei E5577c mobile wifi hotspot. The device is fixed to a wall as it is hardwired to an antennae (remote location). They have a TP-LInk router (wr841n) that I was hoping to use as an access point...
  11. V

    [SOLVED] b450 tomahawk max bios setup for max boost

    hi people, I want to ask someone who knows which is the proper setup in bios for b450 tomahawk max to boost maximum my cpu r5 3600? which settings in bios do I need to enable or disable (smt, pbo etc...)? Iam totally noob what that all settings are for. thanks 😊
  12. D

    Question Ryzen 3600X always boosting?

    Hey there! I've been more than happy with my Ryzen 3600X for a year now, but I've always noticed some unusual behavior: It (almost) always boosts to 4.2GHz - even in idle. The specs of the system are as follows: CPU: Ryzen 5 3600X MoBo: Aorus X470 Ultra Gaming [F51g] Mem: 4x 16GB Ballistix...
  13. Cyber_Cow

    Question Ryzen 2700 Vcore, edc tdc, ept not appearing

    Hi I'm trying to do a modest overclock of my CPU. Yes I am using the Stock Wraith Cooler but it barely reaches 70C under load so I figure I should have some thermal headroom for a modest 200-300MHz overclock, especially because my CPU refuses to boost under load. At default my Bios reports a...
  14. D

    Question my cpu dosent go full blast!!

    my cpu is fx8300 motherboard GIGABYTE GA-78LMT-S2 (rev 1.2) max processor state 100% in power options, c6 enabled and core performance boost enabled (4.1ghz) in bios i tried single, double, multi thread load testing in cpuz and prime95, it won't go above 3.6ghz no matter what - open hw monitor...
  15. mikas2679

    Question Microphone Boost missing windows 10

    I bought a new microphone (razer seiren x), its working but i cant find the microphone boost option. what can i do?
  16. L

    [SOLVED] BIOS Update?

    Hi! So I bought a R7 3700X this summer along with the b450 pro carbon. Flashing the bios went well, but i have only been able to reach ~4275 mhz at maxiumum. Now, MSI has released new BIOS versions since I flashed it and I'm wondering if I should update it again? Everything works 100% fine...
  17. X

    [SOLVED] GPU-Z - GPU Clock and Default Clock at Boost Clock speed?

    I just bought a used Sapphire Nitro RX 480 4gb and used GPU-Z to check, the GPU Clock and Default Clock are both at 1306 MHz. I just checked the gpu clock speeds at techpowerup and it says Base Clock: 1202 MHz , Boost Clock: 1306 MHz. It got me wondering why both GPU Clock and Default Clock are...
  18. K

    [SOLVED] Nvidia Control Panel Optimization for In-Game FPS Boost

    Are there any well experienced experts out there that can list the settings I should apply in Manage 3D "Settings>Global Settings" for the best in-game FPS I can get? Been struggling to find one myself.. I use a NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1660. Thanks ^^
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    [SOLVED] Extend the wifi range of spycam? Is it possible using this method?

    Hi everyone, Its my first post so please bare with me... I'm working on a pet project that involves connecting to a wireless camera (spycam) from a few hundred meters away. The spycam uses the 2.4 GHz with antenna that allows the signal to reach about 75 feet away. However, my project requires...
  20. M

    Question Massive Ryzen 7 3700x idle boosting problems

    Greetings, I have just bought a R7 3700x and paired it with a Gigabyte x470 AORUS GAMING 7,since it was the same cost as a X570 Aorus ELITE in my region,but it's a lot more flashy and I didn't need the PCI-e Gen 4,since there is no gain really in it for me over Gen 3,but it sure is more...
  21. J

    Question i7 8700k Overclock Settings Help

    So I'm new to Overclocking. I'm a pro player in Overwatch and I want to stream without getting too much FPS drop. I want to overclock my PC to help with that. I am currently running 4.8GHZ on 1.270 voltage. I want to make this better or more optimized and was wondering if anybody can help...
  22. T

    Question Disabling Core Performance Boost on Ryzen 2600x when idle

    Hello there. So recently I've upgraded to 2600x and it is pretty painful to make it work the way I want it to. With everything set to default, I can see that one of the six core almost always is trying to sit at ~4GHz even when there is nothing else but desktop/browser. This results in almost...
  23. B

    Question GTX 1080 Ti Founders vs Reference clock speeds

    Hi guys, I'm sure that there is a very detail thread somewhere around here regarding this topic however I couldn't personally find anything completely relevant to my case. So this goes out to all of the 1080 Ti owners. I've recently upgraded from a 1060 6GB to a 1080 Ti Founders Edition second...
  24. Denta_Code

    [SOLVED] Zotac 2080 amp extreme Core inaccurate Mhz Boost Reading

    Ok :D i know i maybe freaking for the wrong reason here :D but my card is supposed to read 1860 Mhz Boost instead it reads 1875 Mhz with 0% overclocking tried many utilities including zotac firestorm, msi afterburner & Gpu-Z and all the same readingis my card faulty or did i just got lucky :D ...
  25. M

    Question I want to boost my wireless connections as well as my ethernet connections, will this type of thing do that?

    I have an issue where if I stream netflix/amazon prime my download goes from 70 upload to around 20. This is obviously wrong and shouldn't happen but I'm trying to boost my speeds and was wondering if this...
  26. D

    [SOLVED] CPU slows down when opening games

    I have an i7 6700HQ. It's base Hz is 2,60GHz, but it's always at 3,2GHz because of the CPU boost. Today I wanted to play a game and it was chugging a lot. Used CPU core parking manager, and it was running at 2,30 (below what it should be even without the boost). Stoped playing the game and it...
  27. gilang0821

    Question cheaper or equal replacement for razer Naga 2014

    so after year owning this mouse i completly fed up because tracking issues this mouse have and after temporary fix i ended destroying this mouse because of frustrastion, so what you guys think is the best replacement for this mouse.
  28. D

    [SOLVED] Nano S Case?

    I see some saying that the Nano S case causes a fan on a gpu to be blocked by the psu when not using a blower type of gpu (which I'm not going to be using a blower type...) However, it's rated extremely high as a case almost everywhere and some claim to not have heat issues... I am not...
  29. abryant

    News Oculus Unveils $399 Rift S Headset Made With Lenovo

    Oculus today announced a new Rift S headset with a higher resolution display, integrated audio and other features meant to improve on the original Rift. Read more here. NATHANIEL MOTT @nathanielmott Nathaniel Mott is a Contributing Writer for Tom's Hardware US. He covers software and hardware...
  30. greenbatman

    [SOLVED] How often should I change the pre-applied thermal paste for my year old h100i v2 liquid cooler?

    I got this thing nearly a year ago, haven't changed the pre applied thermal paste yet, at what point do I need to change it? Also, what thermal paste should I use for it?
  31. S

    Question I'm having alot of BSOD and i dont know how to fix this problem.

    Hello i dont know where to post this so i posted it in the windows 7 threads because im using windows 7. i cant find a way to fix my pc i dont want to buy a newer pc because in my country pc components prices rises because of importation. I may know what is giving me alot of BSOD but i want to...
  32. A

    Question Can someone help me with my USB ports

    My usb port was working but my laptop turned off (not proper shutdown) after i turned it back on the port wasn't working at all and i was looking at drivers and there's 3 missing ones. are these related to the usb ports and if they are can someone please send me a link to download them: -PCI...
  33. D

    Question Best fan speed for heavy load msi bios 5

    I'm an absolute noob with PC tech. I had friends put together my current build I use MSI and I'm on BIOS 5. I notice that after a couple hours of gaming/streaming at around 45-60% CPU/GPU I'm getting performance issues in game that feel like overheating. I'm looking for help adjusting my fans in...
  34. F

    [SOLVED] Overclocking GTX 1050 with stock HP Compaq Pro 6300 MT

    So I am going to be pairing of these stock two of these with a GTX 1050 HP Compaq Pro 6300 MT: I5-3470 (stock cooler) HP stock Power supply, 320W, 90% efficient I am planning on adding a RX 570 Single fan and GTX 960 Dual fan. I have one PSU that I can use it's a TR2-430W Thermaltake. I have...
  35. J

    Question Is all of this compatible?

    Mobo: ASROCK Z370 CPU: Intel - Core i3-8100 3.6 GHz Quad-Core Processor - GPU: HP Quadro K4000...
  36. S

    Question Maxtor 90645D3

    I have an old disk drive and want to find out what is on it (and erase it securely if need be) before disposing of it. it's a Maxtor 90645D3. I've tried it with an IDE to USB adaptor, and I can't get it to be recognized; and I am wondering whether it might have CHS rather than LBA addressing...
  37. K

    Question 1070 TI being dumb with audio device output

    Never had this issue at all with my 1060 GTX... no idea why my 1070TI is doing it... I have an HDMI output from my 1070 TI to my amplifier for audio, though for some reason it keeps randomly adding duplicate devices for the amp and then seemingly selected them at random... sometimes saying I...
  38. C

    [SOLVED] Upgrading my CPU, Motherboard, and RAM. Is there anything else i should know/do?

    Current: 4690K MSI Z97 Gaming Mobo 16GB DDR3 To: 9900K MSI Z390 Mobo 16BG DDR4 Thank you!
  39. H

    Question Computer typing by itself

    Well i have a problem, while i am gaming my computer starts typing automatically words. This is happening once in 2 hours over and over again. It are always the same word: i love chikkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkkk... does anyone know how to...
  40. M

    [SOLVED] Sorry if this is the wrong forum but can anyone tell me what this is? I heard something rattling in my case and found this at the bottom.

    View: It looks like some sort of plastic nail but I have no idea what it could have come from.