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    Question MX150 vs MX250

    Hi everybody, I previously asked to help me building a PC, but evalutating the circs I need a laptop; so I started looking for a quite good one. After a little time, I found a graphics card that could be what's right for me: GeForce MX250. But in some videos I heard that the previous model...
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    [SOLVED] i7 9700 vs i5 9400

    I play only Fortnite. All settings low. Trying to get as consistent 240fps as possible. Please suggest me what to pick: i5 9400 + Palit 2070 Super JetStream (6 Cores, 6 Threads) i7 9700 + Palit 2060 Super JetStream (8 Cores, 8 Threads) Motherboard: Gigabyte B360M DV2 PSU: Corsair TX650M 650W...
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    [SOLVED] Need advice with choosing a GTX 1070

    Hello. I want to upgarde my video card (which is R9 280x) with a GTX 1070. I don't have money for new one , but have enough for used one. In my country's biggest website with private listings, i stopped at three listings, wich are the cheapest ones(others are more expensive at least with 35-40...
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    [SOLVED] upgrading gpu or cpu first

    So i'm currently thinking of upgrading my crappy pc ( i can buy a used i5 2500k it's not used that much but i guess you can say it's in mint condition) I can also get an gtx 1050 ti 4gb Windforce OC edition but idk which to get first. I wanna be able to play games at high settings tho not every...
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    [SOLVED] Which build is better? (help)

    This may be a strange question to ask but I'll go ahead. I have these 2 systems to chose from: 1st one is Cpu g4560 Gpu 1050 Ram 2x4gb 2nd one is Cpu g4560 Rx 580 Ram 2x4gb I want your opinion on this one, bcz I know the second build has a better GPU, but know the bottleneck is gonna hit...
  6. CeroCry

    [SOLVED] Which GPU Brand has the best cooling system ?

    So my situation is this: I am gonna be buying a GPU soon but don't know from which brand , as I hear different people's opinion on them. The brands I am trying to chose from are: Sapphire Nitro+ PowerColor. Gigabyte. They all have 2 fans and the card is AMD. (rx580)
  7. Eagle_Maniac1117

    Question what will make a better upgrade? for gaming/streaming

    hi and I wanted to ask what would make a better upgrade at the moment I got no graphics card and I got an Intel Pentium G3250 I wanted to know if it would be better to either buy an core i5-4690k for an upgrade or to buy a graphics card also my budget is £150 any help will be appreciated...
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    [SOLVED] Question for IT Professionals regarding choosing a desktop PC

    Could you please help me to choose a desktop PC among these 2 items? Lenovo V520 Tower Branded Desktop Computer Intel® Core™ i7-7700 CPU Intel® B250 Chipset MB 8GB DDR4 2400MHz RAM 1 TB SATAIII 7200RPM 6.0Gb/s Intel® Integrated HD Graphics 630 802.1 1b/g/n/ac $US 759.2 incl. VAT Aerocool...
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    Logitech z207 help?

    Received the z207 speakers. They work fine when using the aux cable but I cannot connect via bluetooth (does not appear when scanning for devices on my android device). I've tried on another android and also on an iPhone but it still did not appear. Any help? Thanks.
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    Thunderbolt EX3 installation/configuration

    Hi, I installed the driver of the TB3, however when I put in the card and follow the steps here: http://www.overclock.net/t/1606782/asus-x99-deluxe-ii-w-thunderbolt-3-thunderbolt-display-working I still cant get it to work. appreciate your support, Regards
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    Weird mouse problem

    Hi all, Recently I've started noticing a strange problem with my mouse, in particular, the RMB. In FPS games, or any game that requires the standard RMB to aim, when holding RMB it seems to act as if I was tapping it, or comparable to if a macro or turbo button were assigned to holding the...
  12. Zic

    Problems with Trident Z RGB RAM software

    So when I went to uninstall the v1.00.22 BETA software for my trident Z RAM I just went to control panel to uninstall, but when I went to get the newer version 1. I realized I had to update bios and to I found out you have to do this certain way to uninstall the software. Luckily I found the...
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    Bad Hard Drive?

    Issue: My old hard drive doesn't appear in disk management but in BIOS it shows up with no name and with 0 GB. Full Description of Situation: My desktop was just given to me by my brother last year and it is kind of old. I enjoyed using it though until now. I tried cleaning it and I was...
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    Fx-8350 with a gtx 1080 should I do it?

    Right now I have an r9 270x running with the fx-8350 and I was wondering if I should upgrade to a gtx 1080? I understand that my processor will bottleneck the graphics card in some scenarios I just want to know by how much. This is because my main interest is in a highly cpu intensive game Arma...
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    Why 4TB disc is still not initialized?

    Hello, I bought brand new 4TB Seagate HDD, after connecting it to PC, it is visible in bios and in the system but windows do not initialize it, why? It is visible in my Device Manager and in bios (as ST4000DM000) but in Discmgm, Discpart and even in SeagateDiskWizzard it is not visible... please...
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    crossfire strix r9 380 4gb issues

    hello! I have recently bought a new strix r9 380 for crossfireing with my exact copy of another r9 380 that I have been running with awesome results. my system: msi 970 gaming mobo 16 gb 1330hz ram 550w psu 2x strix r9 380 gpu...
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    Unable to Manage Volume

    So I have an internal SSD that I'm reusing. It has a 'Healthy Recovery Partition' (450 MB) on it that I can't seem to access. It doesn't currently have a drive letter attached. When I right click on the partition the only option that it gives me is 'Help'. The disk is online in a Windows 10...
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    Radiator or fans ?

    Hi, I want to build a custom PC, But before i buy stuff i want to know, Should I use fans or radiator ? This might help I want a hardcore gaming PC. And I want to know if these cases support radiators : 1 : http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?item=N82E16811144286 2 ...
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    i am bought a new computer plug the all new cables correctly but moniter was going to sleep, so what can i do please help me

    i am bought a new computer plug the all new cables correctly but moniter was going to sleep, so what can i do please help me
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    i5-450m to i7-640m

    Just found out my circa 2010 Dell laptop has a PGA socketed chip, and that got me thinking. The i5-450m in my laptop currently has around a 960 single thread/2145 passmark score. It currently has a SSD and 8 GB RAM, but it is getting a bit long in the tooth when doing general web/multi-tab...