Building A Computer

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  1. louishy25

    Question About to make a new pc

    Parts: CPU: Ryzen 5 2600 GPU: MSI GTX 1050ti Storage: 1TB Seagate BarraCuda HDD Case: Carbide Corsair 88r MOBO: MSI B450M PRO-M2 MAX RAM: HyperX Fury 2x4 GB PSU: Aerocool Integrator 600W OS: Windows 10 Home As a first-time builder I wanted to ask if there are any components I should swap out...
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    Question Ram comparability

    How do I know if a ram is compatible with the motherboard based on the version? for example: the official ASUS site has the z-390a compatible with G.skill 16D3200C16GTZR. I found the a close version at a local store that is 16D320016GTZ Also, the ASUS site lists Corsair rams with specific...
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    Question Good gaming PC?

    Hello! i have built a PC for gaming that i am planning to buy. Is everytihing OK abuout it? bottleneck? overkill? And the power supply is good for the build? Will all the components fit in the case? Intel Core i7-9700K Coffee Lake-R, 3.60GHz Gigabyte GeForce® RTX 2070 SUPER™ WINDFORCE OC...
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    Question Clock Speeds of Graphics Cards(How to choose Parts)

    I'm trying to decide what graphics card i should buy for my new build ( Second ever. first was like 10 years ago and i followed someone else's part list which i don't what to do again as it was lacking for what i need. ), i checked out a few guide videos, one of the key things i understood was...
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    Question Theoretical PC Build Help.

    I will list the build below. However I would love any input on better parts/ideas that would fall into the same range. I am trying to get it for gaming on some 4k minecraft along with school work. ( I know its probably overkill) GPU: ASUS ROG STRIX GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER Advanced Overclocked...
  6. Sebastian43

    Question New at building gaming PC (Asking for help)

    Recently I thought about getting a pre-built PC but I been told about how it's better to build one and that it's cheaper. Soo I decided to start thinking about building one. However I don't know what parts to get for it. I mean literally everything. I have seen a couple of YouTube tutorials on...
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    Question Building New PC, need help

    Hello! I am planning to build a PC that is around 550$. I am not from the USA there for the available rebates won't be usable for me. Right now, my specs that am I considering is Processor: Ryzen 5 3400G Motherboard: MSI B450M Pro-M2 MAX RAM: Team T-Force T1 DDR4 PC21000 Dual Channel 16GB...
  8. ggp8

    Question Problems installing BIOS, Windows 10, & Internal Hard Drive missing

    I just finished building my PC, and was able to install Windows 10 and get to the desktop and access the internet, but there are some problems and things missing (such as my Internal HD), probably resulting from going through BIOS the wrong way as well as perhaps connecting cables the wrong way...
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    [SOLVED] Built PC and only green power led light is on

    I built a new computer because i got a new motherboard and cpu. My specs Cpu: i5 9600k Motherboard: asus z170 Ram: v-color prism ii 8gb ddr4 3200mhz Psu: corsair cx550 As soon as it plugs in, the pwr led on the inside lights up green, but when pressing the power button, nothing happens. Thanks!
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    [SOLVED] I need some advice bout my personal build

    Hey, so I've built some pcs in the past and know how to build a pc but in the upcoming days I'm gonna upgrade my PERSONAL pc (upgrading almost everything except gpu) instead of some other so I'm extremely stressed out for some reason that I break one of the components so I kinda want your guys...
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    [SOLVED] pc not booting

    I've just built my computer. My mobo has a light on it, and that is turning on. However, my powerswitch thing isn't working. idk what to do. we've looked in the manual for the exact thnig and nothing. does the ryzen 3600 need 12 pins of power instead of 8 pins? thanks
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    [SOLVED] Building a computer

    I am building a computer and was wondering if these components are compatible with one another... Corsair cx 550 Amd ryzen 5 2600x Kingston hyperX fury 16gb 3200mhz ddr4 sdrai dimm 288-pin wd blue 500gb m.2 2280 serial ata-600 tuf plus b450-gaming motherboard rx 590 8gb. And when building the...
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    [SOLVED] Is this build Good??

    I have tried to save money in all the parts as much as possible and used the saved money for graphics card. I already have a 1tb HDD and a PSU. So please review my build and tell me how will it run latest AAA games: AMD Ryzen 5 1600 for Rs. 9200 Or Ryzen 5 3500 for Rs. 11200 XPG Adata 8gb Ram...
  14. Brycycle

    [SOLVED] Services

    So I really enjoy building PCs is there anywhere online that I can offer that as a service? Building PCs for people I know there are tons of websites that offer this but just curious
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    [SOLVED] Building new PC me out

    Hello there, I'm building new pc for a first time Here is list of components help me its compatible or not processor - Intel Core i7 9700K Desktop 9th Generation Processor 8 Cores up to 4.9 GHz Turbo Unlocked LGA1151 300 Series 95W Water Cooling- CORSAIR Hydro Series H100i PRO RGB AIO Liquid...
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    [SOLVED] Deepcool DE-500 or Corsair VS450

    Hi, It’s my first time building a pc so I don’t know what to choose between Deepcool DE-500 or Corsair VS450. I am planning to get Cpu: Intel core i5-9400 Gpu: MSI gtx 1050ti 4gb DDR5 Mobo: ASROCK FATAL1TY B360 GAMING K4 Memory: Adata 8GB Single SoDimm DDR4 2666MHz Storage: Western Digital WD...
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    [SOLVED] Will this be a bottleneck?

    Hey I'm building a pc on a budget and I'd like to know if pairing a intel i5 9400F with a gtx 1650 or rx 570 would result in a bottleneck. Also which would be better, the 570 or the 1650?
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    [SOLVED] My just built computer turns off after 20 seconds then turns itself on again and off again after 20 seconds, it keeps repeating that. Why?

    Hello. So this is the second time I am building a pc. I've built my own gaming pc and have recently decided to start building a pc for my mom. It has the following specs: CPU: AMD Athlon 200GE 3.2 GHz Dual-Core Processor Motherboard: ASRock Fatal1ty B450 Gaming-ITX/ac Mini ITX AM4 Motherboard...
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    [SOLVED] I need a second opinion

    Hey guys, I was contacted by my step-mum today about getting my little brother a gaming PC as an Xmas gift and as I'm the only one in the family who knows what they're doing with PCs she has asked me to find a PC or build a PC within a very very very tight budget of £170... and it needs to run...
  20. R

    [SOLVED] New PC for gaming around £580-£600?

    Hi, looking to build a pc for around the £600 mark for gaming and its a tight budget so cant really go over it too much, can build the pc so just looking for some help with parts. Dont need to include windows in it and also might need a decent amount of storage to store games. If anyone can...