Forum discussion tagged with Cache.
  1. RyzenNoob

    Question How do I turn my old nvme into a cache drive

    I've just updated my C: drive to the ADATA SX8200 pro, but now want to turn my old Crucial NVME to a cache drive for my Storage Space or RAID 1 My mobo has the Intel® Z270 Chipset, the rest of the specs is in my signature for the intel system I have I can't even find this after searching for...
  2. zackeyarn135

    Question All My RAM Cached

    Hi, I have been stumbling into issues recently with Cached RAM, Here is a picture: View: So when i start my pc, (normally this would use up all my RAM) It would be slow at opening apps, Spotify, Firefox, Etc. But when i open a game and get into a menu or a ram...
  3. Muhammad Jahid

    Question Does cache latency really matter if not gaming and photo/video editing?

    If anyone does basic stuffs like regular web browsing, youtube watching, Ms Office, then does cache latency really matter if not gaming and photo/video editing?
  4. kzainshah

    Question What Cache you would go with?

    What Cache you would go with? AMD Ryzen 5 2600 Desktop Processor 6 Cores up to 3.9GHz 19MB Cache AM4 Socket and AMD Ryzen 5 3400G with Radeon RX Vega 11 Graphics Desktop Processor 4 Cores up to 4.2GHz 6MB Cache AM4 Socket what would you say?
  5. S

    [SOLVED] memtest86 errors, what do they mean?

    Hello, For the past while I have been getting bluescreens with "memory_management" and "system_thread_exception_not_handled" errors. On top of this while using the computer apps would randomly crash or close sometimes without any errors and then minutes later it would bluescreen. I did test...
  6. T

    [SOLVED] Is CPU cache amount important for gaming?

    Apart from amount of cores and frequency, is the CPU cache amount important for gaming. for example, how much difference would a a 12 mb cache make compared to a 16 mb cache?
  7. Seabass101

    [SOLVED] CPU Cache Size to Performance

    Hi, Why aren’t the L1 and L2 cache sizes not getting any bigger with new CPUs especially in 2020 and beyond? Would it not help with the performance if you increased L1 and L2 by a little or to the next size amount? lastly, why are 8 cores 16 thread CPUs L1 and L2 kind of low of a size for cpus...
  8. N

    [SOLVED] Help! CPU cache issue (probably)

    Specs Ryzen 7 1700 Gigabyte Windforce RX 480 8gb Corsair Vengeance 8gb 2400mHZ DDR4 Samsung 860 EVO 500gb SSD ... Hi, I've got an issue with my PC and I think I've narrowed it down to my CPU cache. The last few months I've been experiencing some instability with my PC while running more...
  9. Z

    [SOLVED] System shuts off when gaming. Help needed.

    A little while ago I tried booting up and old game that was sitting in my Steam library (Slime Rancher) with my new pc*. To my surprise, after about 50 seconds of gameplay my pc crashed and didn't restart. I booted up my system and tried the game on low and max settings with no prevail. Since my...
  10. E

    [SOLVED] NVME + SSD for System, program, projects?

    Good day!Want to easy upgrade of my home computer for work with video + motion graphics. System at the moment: mother: Asrock Fatal1ty B250 Gaming K4 CPU: intel i7-7700k System SSD: Samsung 850 pro 256GB Storage HDD: WD blue 4TB GPU: Nvidia 4200k 4GB RAM: Dual 2100 16GB + 16GB The motherboard...
  11. [SOLVED] NVME - Cache and no Cache SSD's

    I was comparing some NVME SSD's and ran into this. How come some SSD's have cache memory, but price difference is minimal? Is cache important? Will it affect gaming? What is the best choice between those 3 (except Samsung in 1TB category and ~ 512GB category). Will seq. read/write of...
  12. S

    Question Please Help! "SATA SSD on Controller 0, Port 5: At risk (SMART event)" What does this mean?!

    I've been receiving the message: "SATA SSD on Controller 0, Port 5: At risk (SMART event)" for the past couple of days. Obviously an impending problem is on the horizon, but I have no idea what it is or how to fix it. Can someone please help me identify the problem and how to go about fixing it...
  13. D

    Question NAS ssd caching vs drive caching

    Hi all, Just purchased a used QNAP TS-453BT3 for video editing and the original owner had installed two 256gb M.2 drives for caching. At the moment, I'm shopping for drives to populate the NAS and am wondering how much of a practical difference will exist between a drive that has 128mb vs 256mb...
  14. T

    Question Missing Icons

    I've made this thread before, but somehow I can't find it, sorry to duplicate, I'm not familiar with this new UI. My icons are missing from desktop, and file explorer, deleting iconcache didn't help, and making new User also didn't help, but everything is fine with my other User, the problem...
  15. Y

    [SOLVED] Intel optane benchmark error?

    My desktop dell 5680 inspiron came with a Intel Optane+931GBHDD 1TB whenever all of my components are above expectation but there seems to be a problem? after using user benchmark I receive this notice... Relative performance n/a - RAM cached drive detected what does...
  16. F

    Laptop CPU comparison and difference

    Hello everyone, I've recently started looking for a new laptop, and I'm stuck on choosing the right CPU, mainly for everyday use, university-level coding and university-level projects. As I've noticed, both core i3 and core i5 are 2C/4T processors (until the 8th generation), with a slight...
  17. A

    Question NVIDIA / How to fake GPU for game redemption

    Hey everyone, it is my first time posting here so hope the post meets all the requirements! I am really desperate here. If the thread is in the wrong section, please move, don’t delete :) I am in the process of building a new rig and as a student and I didn’t have enough money to complete it...
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    Question Could I power a cars instrument cluster that I found in the trash at work?

    Hello everyone. So, quick background story, I work at a car dealership and I was doing the trash when I saw 3 instrument clusters sitting next to the recycling bins in perfect condition. I decided to take one because it is from a fairly new car, a 2015 acura MDX, plus it just looks kinda cool. I...
  19. G

    Question i7 8700k upgrade

    I am looking to upgrade my CPU from an i5 6600k to i7 8700k. How significant will this upgrade be? I know it's an i7 but want to know if it's going to be worth it. Cheers.
  20. M

    Question Will I get free games with Colorful RTX 2060 Ultra OC?

    So recently I bought Colorful RTX 2060 Ultra OC from my region(Bangladesh). I asked the shop members if there was any free games with RTX cards. They said they didn't know and said there was no offer like this with Colorful RTX Cards.Now will I get any free games?..Or the "Triple game bundle...