Forum discussion tagged with comparison.
  1. M

    Question Is there an Intel official table of comparison for processors based on i# and generations?

    I tried through Google, but I couldn't find Is there an official table of comparison - of Intel itself - about Microprocessors? based on only i3,...i9 and the respective generations? I want to see for example that i5 Gen 10 is the "same" than i7 Gen 3. A friend told me that is not necessary...
  2. interference

    Question about laptop GPU's comparison to desktop.

    Hello i am thinking to buy a laptop with 2070 super 115w or 3070 with 140w.So my question is what is that 2070 super and 3070 compared to a desktop GPU.Because i know that there is difference between laptop and desktop GPU's. I know that the watts are important.I was told that on the laptops i...
  3. [SOLVED] Understanding 12th gen CPUs memory controller limitations ?

    Greetings and happy new year to all 🥳🎄 ! This is a theoretical question, please consider I'm not building a new rig and don't need any advices like "there won't be performance benefit" or "best available options right now to go with". Now I really hope someone will answer this question, at...
  4. MusiB

    [SOLVED] Which monitor to choose? LG 27GP850 or Samsung Odyssey G7?

    I want to buy a new monitor for better gaming experience as I'm just using a 4k/60hz monitor, which is not enjoyable for first person shooter games. I did a little bit of research and came to the conclusion that I want to buy either the LG 27GP850 (Nano IPS - 180hz) or the Samsung Odyssey G7...
  5. T

    [SOLVED] Best 4K 144Hz Gaming Monitor.

    I just ordered the Gigabyte Aorus FV43U which is a "43 4K 144Hz QLED Monitor with a VA panel Looking at other monitors I saw that the considered best 4K 144Hz is the LG 27GN950-B which is a "27 4K 144Hz (Overclockable to 160Hz) Nano IPS Monitor I know that they are a bit different so I'd like...
  6. S

    [SOLVED] Which headset is best?

    I am planning to buy a headphones headset. Can anyone tell me among these which will be best? 1. 2. 1 is Fantech valor mh86 and another one is Redragon ajax h230
  7. bintangwidiyo

    [SOLVED] which one good for gaming and streaming rx 5500 xt vs gtx 1650 super

    i was selling my rx 570 and planning to upgrade. the budget that i have only can afford rx 5500 xt or gtx 1650 super, because the price of both graphic cards is similar in my place. I hope you guys can help me to choose betwen those two thanks
  8. B

    [SOLVED] Better motherboard for OC

    I am choosing between the Asus Rog Strix B550-F Wifi and the MSI MPG B550 Gaming Edge Which one is better for a newbie to overclocking RAM and CPU
  9. J

    [SOLVED] WD Blue question

    How does the old WD Blue 2280, 560 / 530 MB/s, 3D NAND, SATA 6Gb/s, M.2 SSD compare to the WD Blue SN550 2280, 2400 / 1950 MB/s, 3D NAND, PCIe 3.0 x4 NVMe, M.2 SSD? Will the performance be virtually identical? Will it only be a difference of a second or two?
  10. elric91

    Question Gtx 980 4gb(2014) windforce or rx 570 4gb asrock(2017)

    Who can help me? should I get this one gtx 980 4gb windforce or NEW one 570 4gb asrock,980 is $30 dollars cheaper in my country but used for 2 years on games.
  11. C

    [SOLVED] 2600k or 3770k - Final Answer?

    Not sure to pick, if I'm buying a 2600k or 3770k. There's a lot of discussion about the ups and downs between these two processors. NOW, I want to know the "not-so-sure-final-answer" about these i7 Cpu's. I researched them both for 3 months now but still not really sure about of how I'm gonna...
  12. BobMcSmith

    [SOLVED] RAM Comparison

    Patriot Viper Steel 16GB 3600...
  13. venetskiiviko12

    [SOLVED] Intel RAM and AMD RAM? is that a thing?

    I'm seeing a lot of online stores sell RAM as "intel RAM" and "AMD RAM", sometimes they have an option saying "for all". is that a thing? does it really matter what you use as long as it's the correct DDR model? on google I found a lot of people saying it doesn't matter but the sellers are...
  14. P

    [SOLVED] Should i change my i7 6700 for an I7 5820K? For Gaming

    Hello, Good day. Someone is offering me to change my i7 6700 for his i7 5820k ( with the mother board X99 G1 WIFI ) my actual pc specs are: (for 60fps 1080, i dont need more than that) i7 6700 (NON K, the normal one) GTX 1070 ASUS Dual 32gb 2133 Mhz G-SKILL psu 850 evga bronce 2 hdd 3tb ( for...
  15. L

    [SOLVED] Help picking HDD used for storing all my data

    For the past weeks I've been looking at many different drives to purchase for a raid 1 usage. The drives will be used to store ALL my data. That includes: Pictures, Videos, Movies, Music collection, and other important data. I will mainly use the drive for playing a lot of music and watching...
  16. Arno__Dorian

    [SOLVED] Monitor comparison

    Hi guys, I m looking to buy a new monitor and I m confused between Asus VG278Q and the AOC 24G2. I need your opinions to finalize my decision. I play story mode, single player games mostly and hardly competitive. I have a rtx 2080 bundled with i7 8700 so framerates arent really an issue. Thanks...
  17. M

    Question help and info required for upgrade of I5 650

    hello , I have intel i5 650 cpu in my pc ,and was looking for upgrade so is I7 880 compatible with is?? and will there be any problems??. and is it a good proccessor for gamming purposes and a little editing?? . and is this processor ATLEAST SOME WHAT the level of I5 2400 procesor??. i donot...
  18. T

    [SOLVED] Hyper 212 vs Arctic freezer 34 duo which is better?

    Which heat sink has a better performance for this 2 ? or should i buy Cooler Master MasterLiquid Lite 120 MLW-D12M-A20PW-R1 CPU Liquid Cooler arctic 34 and this cooler master lite 120 is same price.
  19. Insane Potatoz

    [SOLVED] FX-6100 or i7-860?

    Okay, quick question, In pure gaming performance, which is better, the FX-6100 or the Core i7-860? Also, if you guys don't mind, what would be a good graphics card to pair with each of these processors? Thanks!
  20. Mk782001

    [SOLVED] Comparison Between Laptops

    Hey Guys, I am on a VERY tight budget here and I wanna buy a simple entry level gaming laptop for my college, I found two that best suit my needs and I am getting them at nearly the same price and these two are the only best available in my country for my budget and needs. BUT... the problem is...
  21. R

    [SOLVED] Base frequency, big deal or not?

    Trying to compare an old AMD Phenom quad core 3.0MHz, to an Intel Core i5-8400 that has a base frequency of 2.8MHz. The CPU comparison sites say the only drawback of the 7 year newer Intel processor is the base frequency. Trying to figure out if that's even a big deal, or noticeable...
  22. A

    Question Asus ROG Swift PG279QZ or Acer Predator XB271HU?

    With potential sales going on this holiday season I am in the market for a new gaming monitor that ticks the following specs: IPS (hoppy photographer) 1440p 144hz (I have a GTX 1080) G-Sync 27" Both of the monitors mentioned in the question fit the bill but three's a $100 difference and...
  23. C

    [SOLVED] Help me choose which graphics card I should get.

    I have asked this question before, but this time a want your actual opinion on which one I should buy and not just comparison websites. I am deciding between the ASUS ROG Stix OC and the ASUS ROG Matrix card. The matrix card is about 300 dollars more than the Strix OC on average. However, the...
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    The matrix seems to OC better, but the Strix seems to have a better normal clock speed. It also seems like the Strix doesn't actually OC at all according to the Nvidia comparison page: Even though Amazon says it is the overclocked version.
  25. P

    [SOLVED] Corsair Vengeance LPX vs RGB Pro.

    Hello. I'd like to know if there should be any performance difference between these two DDR4 types of memories and if I'd notice, specifically the DDR4 3200 MHz PC4-25600 32GB 2x16GB CL16 for both. I ordered the RGB Pro ones but I checked a comparison in that site and it shows that the LPX...
  26. S

    [SOLVED] If these are both the exact same model of GPUs, (RTX 2060s) then how can one be physically bigger? (On the inside)

    Compare these 2 GPUs. One is a "Mini" and the other is a "3-Fan"
  27. W

    [SOLVED] Intel HD 2500 vs NVIDIA GT710

    Hey guys, I have an Interegated Intel GPU (Intel 2500) and I wanna see if it's better than GT710 or not. is GT710 Better than HD 2500?
  28. N

    What is a better choice to buy? [Mac]

    Hi, I would like to know, which one of these Macbooks is a better choice to buy. Either Apple MacBook Air 13,3 (2017) or Apple MacBook Pro Retina 13,3 (2014) The Air is newer but I would say worse than the Pro. I don't have any experience with Mac yet, so I don't know what to expect. This...
  29. BobMcSmith

    [SOLVED] RAM (Semi-)Mega Comparison

    Hello! Not much background info needed, but specs are listed below. Trying to find the best 16GB kit of DDR4, here are my options, unless there is an unlisted one that is better. Thanks! Mushkin Redline: G.SKILL...
  30. R

    Question Which motherboard is better

    Basically for doing Internet stuff and playing The Sims games, which motherboard of these two would be better do you all think? Don't have details on processors on them though, but they do come with one already on the board, sorry. F2A85X-UP4 or 880G-E45
  31. S

    Question ASUS or MSI X299 Motherboard. Which is better?

    Got a fair idea of specs but which x299 motherboard would be best guys? ASUS Intel Core-X PRIME X299 DELUXE II ATX Motherboard or MSI MEG X299 CREATION I9 9900x Processor (Clocked up but only to fully safe with no destabilising or shortening of life) Be quiet Dark Rock PRO 4 250W...
  32. T

    Question Tossing up between an i5 9600k and a Ryzen 5 2600x

    Hey all, Just recently experienced a massive PC mess up and looks like my PSU malfunctioned and fried my motherboard. I originally had an i5 4690k, 16GB RAM and a GTX 970. AIO Corsair watercooler and the usual SSD HDD rig. Am currently customising my new build and am stuck between the i5...
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    Question Which of the following gpus is better

    Asrock radeon rx 580 8gb phantom gaming D OC or Sapphire radeon rx 580 8gb Pulse? I can see the later's(4gb version) performance on gamedebate but i can not find the Asrock one on that site
  34. S

    Question 2x8Gb vs 4x4Gb Gaming Comparison (Intel)

    This video seems to show a moderate gain in some games with 4x4gb running in dual channel on a 9700k. I was not expecting any material difference and was clearly wrong. Just wondered what others made of this? View: Hi All A while back I found a...
  35. Sunny Jims

    Question 64GB DDR4 3000MHz or 32GB DDR4 3200MHz of RAM

    So, I was making a Origin PC build just for my entertainment. I know a bit about PC parts and what they do, but I am not a expert. I was looking at the RAM section and wondered if I should put...
  36. Info Z390/Z370/H370/B365/B360/H310 Motherboards (LGA1151v2 for Intel 8th & 9th-Gen Coffee Lake) Sortable Comparison Tables

    Welcome everyone! This thread features a comprehensive list of Z390/Z370/H370/B365/B360/H310 motherboards with an LGA1151v2-socket (supporting Intel 8th-Gen and 9th-Gen Coffee Lake-S CPUs). It is a sortable database aimed at easily comparing detailed specifications of all the different...
  37. Info X570/X470/X370/B550/B450/B350/A520/A320 Motherboards (AM4-socket for AMD Ryzen CPUs) Sortable Comparison Tables

    Welcome everyone! This thread features a comprehensive list of X570/X470/X370/B550/B450/B350/A520/A320 motherboards with an AM4-socket (supporting AMD Ryzen CPUs). It is a sortable database aimed at easily comparing detailed specifications of all the different motherboard brands and models...
  38. J

    [SOLVED] Need some help with new desktop

    Hi, Firstly, I'd like to note that I'm a complete noob when it comes to building desktops. This is why I don't know which parts would be best to add to my setup The main parts I'd like to add are these: - i9-9900k (might overclock it later) - 1/2x RTX 2080ti - Samsung 860 Pro 1TB - Not sure...
  39. M

    Recording gameplay with the elgato hd60s

    so I am wanting to record gameplay from a console with the elgato hd60s. Im able to record game play but its at a lower resolution than id like it to be. I currently have an AMD Athlon x4 860k and a nvidia gtx 950 4gb i believe it is. i would like to get it up to 1080p 30fps minimum, not looking...
  40. M

    Small case for big GPU

    Hey guys. I need myself a new PC and wanna build it myself. Haven't done this in 10 years (literally) so thought I'd ask around. It does feel a little "Hello peeps please solve my problem" to just ask, but I have a few requirements and having a hard time really figuring out what fits me, so...