Forum discussion tagged with compatibility.
  1. Beto Spopovich

    Question A question about fan compatibility

    Hi Everyone. I just can't find what fans should I buy for my PC. I got a Cougar Darkblader X7 for my build and I don't know what fans can fit in the fan-ARGB panel already installed in the case. . Here you can see the little fan ARGB...
  2. Y

    [SOLVED] MSI B550M A Pro RAM compatibility

    Hi, I am planning to upgrade my motherboard,CPU, & RAM. The problem is I can't see the RAM model in MSI RAM compatibility website. I am going to pair it to G.Skill Ripjaws V, black, CL18 1.35v, pn: F4-3600C18D-16GVK dual channel 16GB 3600Mhz. Has anyone tried this before? P.S. That was the...
  3. R

    [SOLVED] Can a B450 GAMING PLUS MAX run 3600MHz ram with a Ryzen 5 5600x?

    Sorry if it's a silly question, I'm pretty newbie with computers. On the manufacture's site from MSI it's mentioned that these are the RAM speeds the motherboard can run on: For AMD Ryzen Gen3 (R5/R7/R9) 2667/ 2800/ 2933/ 3000/ 3066/ 3200/ 3466/ 4000/ 4133 MHz (by A-XMP OC MODE) For AMD Other...
  4. Notrix_

    [SOLVED] Ram Compatibility Question

    My setup right now is the MSI B550-A PRO with a Ryzen 5 5600x and the G.Skill Trident Z RGB 16GB @3600 [F4-3600C18D-16GTZRX ]. I was wondering if it is reasonable to add another set of the same exact ram kit, in order to get to 32gb, as opposed to buying another, different 32gb dual module...
  5. D

    Build Advice Gaming PC - Custom Build guidance request

    Hi there [helpful poster's name], thanks for reading this post! I'm looking for some advice and guidance on components and compatibility for a custom DIY gaming PC. I've always wanted to build my own PC from scratch but never previously had the opportunity. I've got a budget of up to £1300...
  6. rodolfo_cesar

    Question Is it worthy to use new RAM with existing RAM ?

    I have 4 slot for memory and I'm planning to buy this: Memory Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro 16GB (2x8GB) 3200MHz DDR4 is it worthy to keep my current memory (so the total would be 24 gb)? current memory: 2x4gb DDR4 the speed i don't know the right one to consider 3k or 1k (print below)...
  7. X

    Question Looking at getting some new components, will my mobo properly comnect to case?

    So I have a Cooler Master 690 II, and I want to put in an ASUS B35 ATX motherboard. Pretty sure it'll fit, but will the front panel connectors all wprl together? I really want to have those small luxuries, like power buttons and audio ports and hdmi ports, without reaching all the way around my...
  8. tsomek

    Question Mesh between Linksys WHW03CFv2 and TP-Link Ax5400 (AX73) routers possible?

    Hi I have a TP-Link Ax5400 (Ax73) and my new provider has just given me a new Linksys WHW03CFv2. They are both quite new and capable routers and I was hoping to use the Linksys as my main, and the TP-Link as a mesh to expand the reach. (Or the other way around) Is this possible, or is there...
  9. Z

    Question Will Kingston HyperX Fury RAM work with the B85 Pro Gamer motherboard ?

    So I want to purchase a 16GB (8GBx2) Kingston HyperX Fury 1866 Mhz Kit for my Asus B85 Pro Gamer motherboard. I tried looking but it seems like this is not listed in the official memory compatibility list according to Asus. Just wanna know if this will definitely not work for this system...
  10. M

    [SOLVED] is 3060 is compatible with my motherboard?

    hey y'all just wondering if GeForce RTX™ 3060 GAMING X 12G is compatible with my GIGAABYTE B360 hd3 thank u
  11. DRickraft

    [SOLVED] Can I use this GPU on this old system?

    So, my 8800 GT broke and I'm looking for a replacement (I only need Firefox and Word basically). Just found this GPU for a good price ($53 new), but will it work on this 13-14 y old PC? GPU to buy: Nvidia GT 610 CPU: Intel 2 Duo E8400 RAM: 2x2 GB DDR2 Motherboard: Asus Striker II Formula...
  12. Seyathen

    [SOLVED] Would the X570 Phantom Gaming-ITX/TB3 work with my system?

    Simply put, would the X570 Phantom Gaming-ITX/TB3 support and be compatible the parts I currently have? I do know it would need to have a bios vP1.20 but I just want to get a second opinion and check to make sure. I would be getting the board used, but it should be fully working CPU: Ryzen 3...
  13. m4di

    [SOLVED] Which CPUs are compatible with the MOBO & RAM below?

    CPUs: MOBO...
  14. I

    [SOLVED] PC upgrade compatibility issues?

    I'm getting fairly close to pulling the trigger on an upgrade for my current system. I'm still rocking with the i7-4790k and I feel it's time to jump to a 12th gen processor. I've got a 3070 so I'm good graphics card wise. This is what I'm thinking about as...
  15. m4di

    [SOLVED] I want to upgrade my computer. Check compatibility, please.

    Hello, Here is my current build: Case: NZXT H500i ATX CPU: i5 6500 LGA1151 GPU: MSI GTX 1060 6 GB RAM: Corsair Vengeance 2x8 GB MOBO: MSI Z170A M3 LGA1151 PSU: XFX 550W 80+ Bronze I want to upgrade my CPU to the following: (If you think that there's a better i7 or i9 CPU for around 1000-1500...
  16. L

    [SOLVED] Z690 and DDR4-3600MHz issues

    My z690 mobo advertises DDR4 speeds up to 5333mhz, my XMP profile to 3600mhz doesnt even boot Heres my specs: CPU: 12600k OC to 5ghz-P cores, 4ghz-E cores MOBO: Asus Prime D4 Z690-P RAM: 2x16gb Vengeance LPX 3600mhz 19-22-22-36 (advertised timings) CASE: Corsair 275R Airflow CPU Cooler: Arctic...
  17. matt_souza

    [SOLVED] SSD upgrade and power consumption differences

    I'm replacing my laptop's SSD, and I'm considering two options: 500GB WD Green SN350 and 500GB WD_BLACK SN750. My laptop is a VivoBook 15 (X513EP), and it came with a Western Digital's 256GB PC SN530. Looking over the specs for these three SSDs, I see that the SN750 seems to draw more power and...
  18. M

    [SOLVED] Kingston Fury Renegade compatibility with AMD B550 chipset?

    Hello, I am considering to buy one of two modules Kingston HyperX Fury HX436C18FB3/32 or Kingston Fury Renegade Black KF432C16RB/32 . Both should not have big performance differences, I guess, but Renegade is newer RAM. So there is compatibility question. My motherboard is Gigabyte B550M DS3H...
  19. Iver Hicarte

    [SOLVED] Looking For a 750W Power Supply with an Extra 4pin ATX Connector

    Good day, I'm currently creating a build, and I need a power supply with the extra 4 pin ATX connector not just the standard 8 pin. Now some of you might be thinking, "You don't need that, that is just for extreme overclocking, and it will be unnecessary for the everyday user". Well, yeah...
  20. SparkyTech934

    [SOLVED] HP Z640 Workstation "Pre-Video Graphic Card error"

    Hello. I just bought a used HP Z640, and was in the initial stages of setting the device up at my home. I started by clearing the CMOS, and reverting any changes by the previous owner of the device in the firmware so I could set things up how I wanted them. I noticed that legacy support was...
  21. A

    [SOLVED] PcPartPicker List Help

    Hey, so i am trying to set up the specs for this PC - my uncle who is a computer tech by trade is helping me build it, but i would really like to do this part without having to constantly bother him with additions and subtractions from a build Anyway i've done some research, figured out what...
  22. P

    [SOLVED] how speedy and how much RAM for a new build

    I've decided on the CPU and motherboard but am fatigued after researching what RAM to choose. For a new build, I'm going with the AMD Ryzen 7 5700G CPU and the MSI MAG B550 Tomahawk. I'll be using the CPU's built-in graphics instead of buying a discrete graphics card. I do not intend to...
  23. P

    Question Do I need a new case for new build

    I'm planning a new build using the Ryzen 5700G, 16GB RAM (tbd) and the MSI MAG B550 Tomahawk. I plan to re-use my existing HDs and CD/DVD drive - a total of 3 SATA devices. I'm not so sure about the case (an older Antec with 3 5.25 external bays, multiple internal 3.5 bays and 2 x USB 2.0...
  24. khauamx5

    [SOLVED] Can I Use 2 GTX 1650 Super for rendering?

    so... I have a low end xeon that can pushes the gtx 1650 super, but not higher end cards, so instead of buying 1 higher end card I would like to know, if it is possible to use 2 gtx 1650 super for rendering? like both working at the same time? I have seem a few rendering videos where 2 gpus...
  25. B

    Question Is it possible to run 2 kits of the same models at 3200Mhz?

    I have 2 kits of 2x8gb Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro 3200Mhz (CMW16GX4M2C3200C16) and I was wondering if it's possible to run all of the 4 sticks at 3200Mhz or atleast at 3000Mhz. Essentially they're the same kits but I know that they're not tested together but even though I can run 1 ram each from...
  26. L

    [SOLVED] how long is the front led strip of the Msi vampiric 010x case? but of the 011c case?

    I want to replace the led strip of the vampiric case 011c with the led strip of the MSI 010x case, does anyone know if they have the same dimensions? thank you! msi 011c: msi 010x...
  27. Sumsar07

    [SOLVED] Is the R5 3600 compatible with msi b450 v2 bazooka

    I have a Arsenal Gaming MSI b450 v2 bazooka, and im upgrading my cpu. And i was wondering if it is vompatible with a ryzen 5 3600, without me having to update the bios.
  28. Iver Hicarte

    Question PCPartPicker Compatibility Issue

    Greetings, I am currently making a system build in PCPartPicker and I have finally finished making a decision on what parts to buy and upgrade to, but there is one thing bugging me, a system compatibility issue that says "The Asus ROG STRIX B550-F GAMING ATX AM4 Motherboard has an additional...
  29. E

    Question CPU upgrade for Valorant/CPU compatibility

    I want to play Valorant with my friends, but when turning graphics down and doing some other tricks to make it smoother, I'm still dropping below 60fps (which in my opinion is unbearable in a first person shooter game) therefore I am looking to get a CPU upgrade as I think that will benefit me...
  30. Sumsar07

    [SOLVED] Can i use 3200mhz ram with a cpu that only supports 2667?

    I have a ryzen 5 1500x which only supports 2667 mhz ram, but i have some hyperx ram that is clocked at 3200mhz, can i use that ram, or will it hurt my pc?
  31. Schereizer

    [SOLVED] Does any GPU chip manufactured by different brands compatible to different PSU Wattage?

    Clarifying my question, I'm planning to buy a GPU (ASRock RX 5600 XT Phantom Gaming D3) and saw their recommended PSU which is 650W according to their website, however I currently have Corsair CV550 (550W). But upon checking at AMD and GAME-DEBATE website, they stated that 550W is enough for...
  32. H

    [SOLVED] Buying new GPU/Compatibility

    Hello everyone who's reading this!My questions might be stupid but im no expert.Just a newbie who has to make sure that everything is compatible and will run fine.I was planning on buying a new gpu cuz i felt like gtx1650s 4gb wasn't enough.My problem was not with the gpu itslef its with the 4gb...
  33. Erik Koinberg

    Question Is this a low profile PCI bracket?

    I am wondering if the image here is of a low profile PCI bracket. Is it dual-slot, single-slot, or triple-slot (it looks like a double slot, but I am not sure) Any help would be appreciated. By the way, the bracket is around 7 cm from left to right.
  34. AnonymousMatija

    Question Is it compatible?

    Hi, I own an old computer with a Lenovo ThinkCentre A58 Tower Socket 775 71Y8458 Motherboard. I'm interested in mining Bitcoin and I have a RTX 2060 SUPER graphics card that I'm not currently using, so I was wondering if these two components are compatible? I thank you for your replies in...
  35. noxinum

    [SOLVED] Thoughts on compatibility?

    Here is a system that got tweaked to the max! What are your thoughts in terms of size compatibility?
  36. G

    Question PS3 backwards compatible / HDD storage

    I’m considering buying myself a backwards compatible version of Playstation 3, as some of it’s models are apparently backwards compatible with PS2. I would be cool to have a single device for both gaming eras. For one, however, not all PS3’s are PS2 compatible. For two, even these which are...
  37. R

    [SOLVED] Help with using overclocked RAM frequency with motherboard

    Hi all, I have never overclocked using my BIOS. However, I am going to buy a full set of used DDR3 RAM for my MSI Z68MA G45 (G3) motherboard to upgrade it, as mixing in new sticks of the same model produced errors in HCI Memtest. However, the kit I am intending to buy is 1600. The manual for...
  38. jirikcz147

    [SOLVED] Water cooling for Zalman Z1 and CPU compatibility

    Hey, I am upgrading both CPU and cooler and want to go for Ryzen 5 5600X (accepting suggestions on this as well). This is what my final build should look like: I have 2 questions: First, I understand that Celsius S24 is too big for my case (I understand...
  39. S

    Question Can I fit 4 x RTX3090s or 4 RTX 3080s into a single Extended ATX motherboard's PCI-E slots for mining? (My Z390 Godlike)

    Hello all, this is my Z390 Godlike motherboard: Do you think I can fit 4 RTX 3090s or 4 RTX 3080s into the motherboard's PCI-E slots for mining? Do you need to connect the GPUs with SLI NVLINK connectors for mining? How do some people online fit 10-50...
  40. T

    [SOLVED] Can MSI A320M-A PRO run ADATA XPG Spectrix D41 RGB 2x8GB 16GB at 3200 mhz?

    Hello there! Just sold my 5600x witch is overkill for me mostly I play FPS like CS, R6S, etc. For the money of the 5600x, I can get these parts? MBO: MSI A320M-A PRO RAM: ADATA XPG Spectrix D41 RGB 3200 MHz 2X8 16GB CPU: AMD Ryzen™ 5 1600AF Can I run XMP to 3200 MHz with this MBO because...