Forum discussion tagged with components.
  1. Seppo96

    Question Looking to build a SFF-ish build with my Gigabyte AORUS GeForce GTX 1080 Ti Xtreme x2 SLI

    Looking to build a SFF-ish build with my Gigabyte AORUS GeForce GTX 1080 Ti Xtreme x2 SLI (I need a case and a MOBO) please help using i7 7700k 32gb of 3600mhz RAM clc240 with noctua a12x25
  2. M

    Question PC Gaming 2000 dollar build

    Alright i need help !! IS there any worth prebuilt badass pc's that just run fast and look great too, any build recommendations, maybe build videos ? I need help finding a pc that LOOKS great and at the same time powerful
  3. U

    Question Advice on HDD installation!

    Hello, I am currently new to the PC world and I am curious about my HDD. Quick heads up that I have already purchased the HDD itself but my concern is in regards to the HDD bracket: 1. Does it matter if I use a different HDD Bracket? I am considering purchasing a (PH-SDBKT_01) or...
  4. G

    Question I think my socket/stabilizer killed 2 of my Pc's..

    Yesterday me and my cousin were installing a new cpu in his pc. When everything was done, he plugged the pc in the same stabilizer he uses everyday and the screen in a new socket extension he bought. The pc kept turning on and off, so we took the pc to a specialized store and the technician...
  5. alanvatrox

    Question Computer wakes from Hibernation, restores BIOS to default if Sleep mode is used

    Hello everyone, My computer got weird one day, it wouldn't shutdown (fortunately this one is fixed), hibernate or sleep. It always wakes up unless I pull the plug, I've spoken with my IT teachers and they gave me some tips but none worked, like see event viewer, task scheduler (checked all...
  6. JoyousAxle

    Question PC not booting after dusting off, red light on motherboard

    Recently i thought I would dust off my PC, and I used a hair dryer(set to room temperature) to do it. Got a rid of a ton of dust, but now it won't boot up. Power's on but no signal to screen, and a solid red light is shining on the motherboard. Realized after googling that hair dryer probably...
  7. R

    Question Bugs in computer components?

    Hello, I have a weird question but I feel like it could be important. I have really small black sugar ants that appear in my house during summer and spring time, and they usually go around my kitchen and the area where I mostly eat and where the tv and living area is. However, I was wondering...
  8. K

    Question What components should i upgrade?

    here are my current specs Operating System: Windows 7 (6.1) Home Premium Edition 64-Bit Service Pack 1 (Build 7601) DirectX 11.0 CPU: Intel Core i7 4790K @ 4GHz Haswell 22nm Technology Memory: 16.0GB Dual-Channel DDR3 @ 799MHz Motherboard: ASUSTeK COMPUTER INC. Model: Z97-AR Monitors: Acer...
  9. A

    Question GPU too weak for CPU

    Okay so my system at the moment is GTX 1060 6GB, I7 4790K (1150), 8GB RAM ~~1700MHZ. I really badly want to upgrade my RAM, but the DDR3 RAM isn't a really good long-term investition, so I decided to upgrade my motherboard and CPU as well. Noticed that the ryzen 5 3600x is a really good deal...
  10. P

    [SOLVED] Can compressed air liquid/gas damage components if pc is off?

    Sprayed some compressed air to get rid of dust and accidentally sprayed the liquid/gas in it. Can it damage my pc even if it had been off for around 20 mins?
  11. suavsneaky

    Question My PC freezes when i play games.

    Hello everybody, Recently i bought a new GPU (8192MB ATI Radeon RX 470 Graphics (XFX Pine Group) and i start having problems with my games. First game that I tried was GTA 5 and it would run for 2 min then textures are flickering and start moving crazy covering my screen and i kept getting an...
  12. M

    Question HELP - My monitors are black but have an input?

    So, I was playing games on my custom pc and mid-game, my pc suddenly crashed and displayed a blank light grey screen. -I left my pc for a bit as I had to do something anyway -I came back and booted onto windows, I logged in and it immediately grey screened again. -Now don't even see the logon...
  13. T

    Question What parts of my PC are unbalanced (overkill, or lacking) for eachother?

    I feel some parts are holding others back, as it is functioning ingame quite poorly. I think it used to be better. I used to play RUST at max graphics at 60 FPS, and after logging into the game after like a year or something, i was met with a frame rate of about 13, so i put it on lowest...
  14. Sk1eZ

    Question I need help i have got a list with components i want to buy but i am not sure if they fit in the case

    this is the list NZXT H510i PC Gehäuse ASUS GeForce RTX™ 2080Ti AMD Ryzen™ 9 3950X Prozessor ASUS ROG Strix X570 F Mainboard CORSAIR Vengeance RGB PRO 16 GB CORSAIR CX750 V2 Netzteile 750 Watt SAMSUNG 970 EVO M.2, 500...
  15. M

    Question Need tips n improvements on this build DISCLAIMER: I already have the SilverStone Rv01 case at home. I want to keep the case to save money
  16. M

    Question Hey guys, which one of these specs are stronger for gaming ?

    First Build 7th gen intel core i5 7400 16 ddr4 ram -gtx 1060 3gb Second Build - Amd Ryzen 5 2600 Processor 16 ddr4 ram gtx 1660 OC 6gb
  17. T

    Question Upgrade next component

    Hi there, I am new here and I wanted to ask a few questions about my current PC. I have this PC for about 3 years now. After 2 years I upgraded my video card to a GeForce RTX 2070. After getting 2070 I could easily play games on High quality. I ran 200fps on League of Legends en no lags on...
  18. C

    Question Please help me with choosing the right setup.

    Hello, I would really appreciate your help with the needed PC parts. I am building my first PC and I am utterly lost. I only got this far thanks to my friend that knows little but more about PCs. The PC would need to be powerful enough for games like Assassin's Creed: Origins, AC: Syndicate, ARK...
  19. SniiiKzz

    [SOLVED] Do 6 pin to 8 pin adapters reduce performance?

    I just bought a gtx 1660 that requires an 8 pin, me being the dummy that I am didn’t check if I had 8 pin connectors. I ordered an adapter that allows the 6 pin to connect to the 8 pin and I’m worried it might reduce performance
  20. M

    Question 970 SC & 6700k UPGRADE Advice

    Hello! It's that wonderful time to upgrade my machine. It's been since 2015 or 2016 since I last change a component on her. Here are my current specs : CPU: i7 6700K 4.0GHZ MB: Z170 Pro Gaming RAM: 32GB DDR4 4020 MHZ NB FQ GPU: GTX 970 SC CASE: Corsair AIR 540 Case W/ Standard Fans FANS: Stock...