Forum discussion tagged with Chipsets.
  1. How To How to Choose a Motherboard: A Guide for 2019

    We're here to help untangle motherboard complexities and guide you to the right model, without blowing your build budget for other key components. Read more here. Matt Safford @islandwalker Matt Safford is Tom's Hardware's Managing Editor. When not writing about tech, he is often...
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    Question Can I change my processor? puedo cambiar mi procesador

    Y si puedo, ¿cuál sería? y si puedo cual seria?
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    Question Can i overclock gpu in this motherboard?

    Specs: MOTHERBOARD MSI B360M PRO-VD PSU Corsair CX-550W MSI GeForce® GTX 1660 Ti VENTUS XS 6G OC Can i overclock this gpu in this type of mobo and psu?
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    Question Can I get a recommendation for a new psu please?

    Hi there, I’ve been bundling together a gaming pc which consists of: Intel Core i7-4790K, 2X8GB Corsair Vengeance RAM@1600mhz Asus Rog Strix 1080 ti, Gigabyte-GA-H81M-S2H (this will be eventually upgraded to Asus 7 Hero) Cryorig H7 Plus cpu cooler, 120GB SSD, 1TB HDD, Super writemaster multi DVD...
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    Question FPS DROPS IN CSGO

    This is my pc information: Core: Intel i5-4670 GPU: Zotac 1050ti 4gb Ram: HyperX 8GB PSU: 500W Motherboard: Gigabyte H81M-S With this PC on CSGO: I have set almost everything in csgo as "low" and I get 220 - 240 fps. But suddenly the fps drops to 20-30 and thats a huge amount of lag experienced...
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    Question ASUS Prime z390-a BIOS

    So I’ve just got done building my new pc, and when i launch it i get put into a BIOS loop. I’ve tried almost every fix for this and not a single one has solved my issue. Nothing is appearing in the boot menu either, however everything is being detected in the bios. Currently running: ASUS Prime...
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    Question Vega 56

    What are the minimum psu requirements for the vega 56?
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    Question My fan stops spinning when msi afteburner is closed, Help!

    I have rx580 8gb sapphire special edition and my fan sometimes stops spinning when msi afterburner is closed note that i made a custom fan curve but when i close msi afterburner it should spin on the default mode, shouldn't it? even when i open it again it still doesn't spin until i set the fan...
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    Question Good Case Fans w/ Lighting

    Looking for some good case fans with lighting, pairing it with the phanteks enthoo pro m, prioritizing the aesthetics and lighting, also would like it to be not too loud. Not sure how many I need when also using the pre-installed case fans, would get them from newegg in bundles and shipped...
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    Question fan issues

    Hello, I have issues with my CPU fan. When i turn on my CPU, it shows correctly "Windows Loading" then gets NO SIGNAL on screen and my CPU fan starts to spin fast. Then, I click on the reset button on my CPU to start back again my CPU, it shows to "Start Windows Normally" then it works fine...
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    Question New PC but no signal detected on monitor

    Hi guys, I've just building up my new pc with these components: Asus TUF Z390-PLUS GAMING Intel Core i5-8600K Asus ROG-STRIX-RTX2070-O8G-GAMING Corsair TX750M Samsung MZ-V7S500BW Unità SSD 970 EVO PLUS Corsair Vengeance LPX 16 GB (2 X 8 GB), DDR4, 3000 MHz, C15 XMP 2.0 when I start it up all...
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    Question Thinking of buying a Ryzen 5 2600, and I have a few questions

    Hi everyone, I recently purchased a Vega 56 (set to arrive this Friday), and I'm trying to slowly upgrade my PC. I've done some poking around, and the Ryzen 5 2600 seems to be a good CPU to pair with this card. I do see that it's clocked at 3.6 Ghz, though, and I currently have an AMD FX-8350...
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    [SOLVED] What games and at what fps can these specs run games?

    Specs: 8th Gen Intel Core i5-8250U 3.4 ghz 8GB ram Geforce MX150 2GB
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    Question RAM Supply, What's Up?

    I am trying to put together a new system with a ThreadRipper 2950X, Gigabyte X399 Aorus Extreme, and G.Skill Trident Z RGB RAM. I chose this ram because G.Skill lists it as compatible with the CPU/MOBO combo. The problem is that I have searched high and low for this RAM and no one has it...
  15. [SOLVED] SpeedFan Temps accurate?

    Hi guys, new here, so hey :) I just upgraded my long time desktop system to a gaming pc with a 4GB 1050ti. I installed speedfan just to make sure temps were all okay and they came out like this: 1. Are they ok? 2. What's with all the flames!? They're making me paranoid lol Thanks for your...
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    Question Can I upgrade my CPU - Lenovo Ideapad 120S-11IAP

    Hi all, I'm new here from Ireland. My Lenovo Ideapad 120S-11IAP has an Intel(R) Celeron (R) CPU N3350 @ 1.1GHZ. I love this little budget laptop and would rather try upgrade the CPU than buy a new laptop. I've already upgraded the hard drive to an a solid state drive and replaced the screen...
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    [SOLVED] New Build or Possible CPU/mobo upgrade?

    Hello there, It's come time to upgrade my system. After about 7 years, I think it's time. I'm wondering if there is anything I can salvage from my old build. What I'm wondering mostly is whether or not I can save some money by squeaking by with some of my old components. My PSU is a...
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    [SOLVED] how to lowerr just cause 3 graphics below minimum

    plz suggest me some app which can do this and my specs are i3 2310m with intel hd graphics plz help me and I would like to play just cause 3 on my laptop I only want the gameplay am not interested in graphics so plz do something
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    Question Gigabyte Utility Software not working

    Hello.. Since I built my PC a month ago, I have not been able to successfully install most of the gigabyte utility software, like app center, aurous engine, ambient LED.. etc. I can download and install the executable, but the program never opens. The only utility that did work was RGB...
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    [SOLVED] New CPU Ram MB £600 Budget

    Hi, I'm looking at getting a new CPU, MB and RAM. I haven't upgraded my CPU, RAM or MB since I got my PC in 2013 and my PC has really slowed down and has a bad bottle neck. My budget is around £600 for the 3 components and I would like to overclock the CPU and I need 16gb of RAM. I was looking...