Forum discussion tagged with compatability.
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    Question Which M.2 Keys are compatible with which sockets?

    Hi everyone, I've been looking all over the internet, but I just can't seem to find any information on M.2 Key compatability. To give context on the situation, I currently need to replace a broken wifi card on an Asus ROG Strix GL703GE laptop. The current wifi card inside the system is an Intel...
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    [SOLVED] Can I add a PCI 2 card to a computer with only PCI E slots?

    I've been getting into music production and my dad gave me this old MIDI expansion card for my PC that he payed a forture for back in the early 2000s. This would be great, but at the moment I've got a B-350 motherboard which has no PCI 3 slots and this is a PCI 3 card. This is probably not...
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    [SOLVED] Can I put a 120mm RGB case fan (eg corsair LL120) onto a Cooler Master 212 Hyper?

    Been lurking for a while, first time poster, sorry if this is kinda word salad. I got this computer built by a retailer, and chose a cooler master hyper 212 black as my CPU cooler. When I was upgrading the CPU and mobo I realised that the CM allows for an 'optional fan', a second one on the...
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    Question Is my motherboard compatible? pls help

    Hi I am just about to buy some new ram tonight, and I was hoping someone could quickly check this for me as I am a bit unsure, I was wondering if my mb is compatible with this ram my motherboard: h310m pro-m2 (ms-7b28) the ram i want to buy...
  5. MrBlyat

    Question Is my hardware compatible?

    I have been planning on building a computer for quite a long time now, but a new problem just came to my mind, BIOS I plan on using the Ryzen 1600AF CPU along with the Asrock ab350 motherboard, so I would like to ask, is there any way to know if the bios will be compatible? Is there any...
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    Question Parts compatibility for NZXT H1 Mini-ITX

    Hi all, Building my first PC and have decided to use the NZXT H1 as the case. I've got a list of potential products which all seem to be fine together but just wanted to double check here. Particularly in terms of physical restrictions of the case but also i.e. matching ram speed to processor...
  7. Rupert_Aqua

    Question Is my ram compatible with my pc?

    Yesterday I bought 2 new sticks of ram for my gaming pc specs are: Amd Ryzen 5 2600 6 core processor 3.40ghz Gtx 1050ti ASRock A320M-DVS R3.0 Hyperx 2x4GB 1200 MHz DIMM The ram i purchased is
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    Question What is this?

    Hi Guys, can a ASUS ROG Strix Arion M.2 NVMe SSD Enclosure fit into a desktop/motherboard??
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    [SOLVED] Trident Z RGB Compatible With ASRock b450m Steel Legend?

    System Info: Case: Fractal Design Meshify C CPU: Ryzen 5 2600 Mobo: ASRock B450m Steel Legend RAM: 2x8GB Corsair Vengeance LPX 2400 PSU: Corsair CX650M Recently, I've been looking into upgrading my memory in my system. I recently purchased G.Skill Ripjaws V 3600MHz only to find out after...
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    Question Would the MSI Z390-A Pro Motherboard be compatible with my build?

    Perhaps this isn't the best category to ask this in, but I'm thinking of purchasing an MSI Z390-A Pro Motherboard to go with the rest of my pc components and I'm not certain it will be compatible. The reason I'm getting a new motherboard is because my last was incompatible and I didn't realise...
  11. joshua3313

    LENOVO Y700-15ISK RAM Upgrade: Will this work?

    Hello people, I'd like to upgrade my laptop with another 8GB of DDR4-2133mhz RAM stick to expand my current 8GB to 16GB. I have the Lenovo Y700-15ISK which has this RAM stick currently installed: I found this stick...
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    [SOLVED] Gen 4 M.2 Fitting on Board with Protective Shielding

    Have not built a case in 7 years and things have changed a bit. I have a question about this board . If you look at the areas where the M.2 drives go, they are "covered" over by some kind of protective shielding. Now, if you look at this new Gen 4 M.2 drive from Corsair, it has some pretty...
  13. naivettv

    [SOLVED] Nvidia Geforce 1030 SLI Compatability

    I currently have a Nvidia GTX 1060 in my computer, and I just installed a Nvidia GT 1030 as well. Everything seems to work fine but I noticed I can't see the 1030 using task manager or any other program I have to check my specs and so I dont know if it is actually doing anything. Both GPU fans...
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    [SOLVED] Epson L3150 and L4150 Inks

    Hello! I have an Epson L3150 and L4150. The L3150 uses Epson 003 ink while the L4150 uses 001 ink. I'm having a hard time finding 003 Black. So, I was wondering if I could use the 001 Ink that is meant for the L4150 in the L3150. Would it damage my printer? They are both relatively new so...
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    [SOLVED] Can I add a Wifi/Bluetooth adapter to my motherboard?

    I built my own desktop back in the day, and am now looking to put in WiFi/Bluetooth. I found this adapter, but saw in the description "Compatible with Intel Motherboard". Does this mean it's only compatible with Intel, or will any motherboard support such an addition? My motherboard: ASUS H170...
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    [SOLVED] Compatibility when upgrading

    Hi guys, I made a budget pc around 5 years ago and wanted to upgrade its graphics card. I'm not too sure on any compatibility issues I may have though since i've never upgraded. I used to have an AMD Radeon R9 270X 2GB 16X PCIe Video Card and want to upgrade it to a GTX 1060 and was wondering...
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    [SOLVED] How do I know if a graphics card is compatible with the rest of my pc? (need to upgrade from a Asus 1GB D5 X HD7770)

    Hi, I have a pc with the following components: Motherboard: Asus B85M-E Processor: Intel Core i5-4440 (1150 socket) PSU: Cooler Master B600 (600W) RAM: 16GB DDR3 HD: 2 x 1TB (WD blue + black) Disc drive: LG GH24NS And up to last week: Graphics card: Asus 1GB D5 X HD7770 Built in December...
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    Question Will having 4 of a certain ram model not work with my motherboard?

    Hello, I currently have two 8gb ram sticks in my motherboard and I'm looking to get more. The type I have is the Corsair Vengeance LPX and the QVL list for my motherboard is here . It says under the part number that the current sticks I have won't be supported by the DIMM socket if I use more...
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    [SOLVED] Will these parts work together? Asus wasn't much help

    Hi; i also went to pcpartpicker(asus suggested) site and my motherboard wasn't listed and the suggested memory i saw was not on Asus QVL. Hoping you guys can give me the go ahead on my upgrade. So i have a case; coolermaster 450d, a Corsair RM650 PSU, and GPU is the RX560. Asus said the Gpu...
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    [SOLVED] Help me identify what model is this noctua cooler.

    Hi !So my friend gave my this noctua cooler but he doesn't know any details. Can you help me find out what model it is and if is compatible with an AM4 socket because it might be an older model. Cooler pics: View: