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    Question Hi! (please click it)

    Can the chipset support what it can't support on a cpu feature? Like, for example, the intel chipset chief hm76 cannot support the "Intel® Virtualization Technology for Directed I/O (VT-d)" but a specific cpu can support it, that specific cpu has the same compatible socket on ur mobo and there...
  2. BobMcSmith

    [SOLVED] CPU maxing out in games at low settings

    Hello! I have posted other similar threads, but I believe I have finally isolated the problem. Whenever I go to play games such as MW Warzone or even Fortnite, my CPU runs at 100%, compared to my GPU which only runs at 10%-30%. I have all of the settings turned down to low, and can't seem to...
  3. BobMcSmith

    [SOLVED] Wrong CPU Chipset for Motherboard

    Hello I have a i5-7600K and an Asus H170 Pro Gaming. I know that the mobo is for the older chipset, is this what's causing my performance issues? Thanks!
  4. saifraja


    So i just bought an ssd ofr Rs 4100 to give a new life to my old pc .But only saw slight improvement as oppose to the reviews online. I did some googling to speed up my ssd and downloaded samsung magician software in which trim is activated but AHCI is shown deactivated. Did some googling again...
  5. M

    Question Is it safe to update chipset drivers for non-current bios versions?

    Hi. I've recently got a replacement motherboard for the computer I built a couple of months ago because all of my games were crashing on the previous motherboard. I now have a Z390 Aorus Ultra (1151), paired with an i7 9700k (Turbo Boosted) and I want to update my chipset drivers to improve...
  6. cmwi11

    [SOLVED] Mini ITX Ryzen Boards

    Which mini-ITX motherboard would be best for this proposed build? I've looked at so many different ones, but they all seem to just have bad reviews. I don't want my computer that I will be spending $$$ on to crap out on me. I don't want it to overheat. I want the M.2 to work properly!! I want it...
  7. T

    [SOLVED] Do I need a heatsink on this chipset?

    Hey guys, I got a Dell optiplex 390 recently, going to install a simple graphics card (GT720) and some more RAM. I have noticed that the chipset (not exactly sure what this is) doesn't have a heatsink on it. I touched it after playing an old game (Stronghold 1 HD) and almost burned myself...
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    [SOLVED] Chipset driver update? Getting mixed answers for latest version

    Hey, I've been meaning to update my chipset drivers, however I'm getting mixed responses from driver websites as to what is "current". It may be because my mobo was optimised for Win7? I'm not too sure. SPECS: OS: Windows 10 x64 Mobo: ASUS P8Z77 - V - LX CPU: Intel i5 3570K RAM: 8gb GPU...
  9. K

    Question I/O Device error intermittantantly on External Drives

    I Dell XPS 15 l502x laptop running windows 10. I use external hard drives a lot as I am a photographer and have a lot of photos. I have an intermittent problem whereby the hard drives randomly disconnect, by which I mean after a while when I try to access them windows explorer loads for ages...
  10. M

    Question Motherboard rebooting PC loop

    Bought parts to make a PC for light gaming and work: Ryzen 3 2200G HyperX RAM 8GB HX424C15FB2/8, 1 stick (I know it works best with two. No need to comment). HDD 1TB Barracuda Gigabyte GA-AB350M-DS3H V2 Motherboard Corsair VX 550W (it's an old PSU, but I was using it on my PC and it was working...
  11. Javi7707

    Question Chipset overheating

    I have a new Huananzhy x58 rx3.0 motherboard, and it's chipset it's overheating so bad it causes the pc to restart in some cases, the board it's paired with a x5650 cpu. I don't know the temperature of the chipset but I can't even touch it after having the PC on for 3 mins so it it's really...
  12. aranorde

    [SOLVED] Questions about "Chipset Drivers".

    This has been confusing me for a while right now, And i have a lot of questions about it as well, please go through them patiently and try to answer me since I'm new to this. My CPU : Ryzen 5 1500x Motherboard : MSI B450M PRO-M2 MAX Chipset drivers can be obtained and updated from 3 different...
  13. meshcoco

    Question Do i need to install the chipset?

    so after finishing this computer i built and all the troubles i went through, it now works perfectly fine, reads my graphic card, shows display, super fast i love it. installed the OS, do i need to download the chipset or anything else? it works fine and its reading everything fine, geforce...
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    [SOLVED] GPU-Z Memory Used is half of the GB of my card...

    Hi, I have an old mobo (m5a97 plus, chipset RD9x0 r.2) with an FX-8350 and a nice GTX 1060 6GB. I've been struggling with fps lately using 1440p on my monitor so I thought I'd check out the GPU using GPU-Z. Anyway, on the Sensors - it shows Memory Used being about 3GB when under 100% GPU Load...
  15. V

    Question How to find a laptop processor's chipset?

    I remember there was a website that had information about processors that also included the processor's chipset. Now I can't seem to find any websites where the chipset is clearly stated.
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    Question Chipset temperature SB is 60° in new X570 Phantom Gaming 4 Motherboard fan rpm at 3400 (automatic speed)

    I just bought a Ryzen 5 3600 with a X570 Phantom Gaming 4 motherboard. I have a problem with the chipset temperature, its a 56-60° give or take and im not even gaming its at idle, also the fan rpm of the motherboard is at 3400 ... what is happening? should i be worried?
  17. gamerbrehdy

    [SOLVED] Going from ATX to m-ATX

    I recently planned forward to swap out my ThermalTake View 27 to a Corsair Crystal 280x micro ATX case. But the motherboard I have at the moment is just standard ATX: the Asus PRIME Z270-P LGA 1151. I want to discard that one and buy the Asus PRIME B360M-A LGA 1151, because it's roughly the...
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    [SOLVED] What is the Difference between Chipset & Original Card

    Hi, I am planning to buy RTX2070Super, not for gaming but for Visualization and 3D Modelling. (UE4 & Blender) Which one should i buy? Gigabyte, MSI Asus chipset card or should I buy from NVIDA Original card What is the difference in both, Chipset & Original card? Hope i haven't confused...
  19. T

    [SOLVED] H310 chipset bus speed

    Hello Intel 8th gen CPUs bus speed is 8gt/dmi3. I want to purchase g5400. What happened if I choose h310 chipset because it's bus speed 5gt/dmi2
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    Question B350 boards and SATA SSD on Ultra M.2 and M.2

    Hi, I'm kinda confused in terms of storage specs on mobo with B350/450 chipset. For example, AB350M Pro4 R2.0: This one is clear to me, on Ultra M.2 socket I can only run NVMe SSD and on M.2 socket M.2 SATA SSD (3 SATA lanes left). But there is AB350M-HDV R4.0 : So... can I connect 4x SATA...