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  1. System32_76

    Question Finding Computer Hardware Made In The US?

    Hello everyone, I was wondering if there are any CPU, RAM, HDD, etc. manufacturers out there that make these components in the US instead of China? I'm most curious about AMD because I know Intel has multiple manufacturing facilities right here in the US.
  2. Woky

    [SOLVED] Help with my first gaming build

    Hello, I'm a newbie looking to build a gaming system for the first time, so with the help of some research i devised the linked build. My main questions are: Are my components compatible? Is there somewhere i am paying too much, and should i change anything...
  3. R

    [SOLVED] Power outage with computer on

    Hello, I was on my Alienware R7 and I was gaming, and it was really windy out and my power went out. My computer, keyboard and monitor went black, but when my power turned back on, my computer is still off but I’m worried that the outage damaged my gamong computer. I have a surge protector but...
  4. B

    Question My computer crashes under heavy workloads and I want to know if its a bottleneck problem

    My PC is CPU: Intel Core i7-9700K 3.6 GHz 8-Core Processor CPU Cooler: Cooler Master MasterLiquid ML360R RGB 66.7 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler Motherboard: Asus ROG STRIX Z390-E GAMING ATX LGA1151 Motherboard Memory: Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro 16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR4-3200 CL16 Memory Storage: Crucial P1...
  5. V

    [SOLVED] Help building new PC!

    Hi guys! I am currently in the process of building a new PC. I have not bought any parts yet, as I have decided to wait for new GPU's to come out as I think it would be a crime to buy 2000 series when 3000 series is only a few months away! For you reference, I am thinking of getting a...
  6. S

    [SOLVED] Weird Blue Screens

    Hello. About in November I built my computer, brand new parts. Here are the specs: Rtx 2070S Ryzen 5 3600 16gb ddr4 3200Mhz HyperX B450 Msi gaming plus max 500gb Kingston SSD (My windows drive) 1tb Seagate HDD Some random Chassi from China Corsair 750W Bronze Psu when I first built the...
  7. Seppo96

    [SOLVED] 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
  8. M

    [SOLVED] 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
  9. user.anonymous

    [SOLVED] 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...
  10. 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...
  11. 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...
  12. R

    [SOLVED] 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...
  13. K

    [SOLVED] 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...
  14. A

    [SOLVED] 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...
  15. 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?
  16. 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...
  17. M

    [SOLVED] 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...
  18. T

    [SOLVED] 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...
  19. Sk1eZ

    [SOLVED] 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...
  20. M

    [SOLVED] 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
  21. M

    [SOLVED] 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
  22. 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...
  23. 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
  24. 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...
  25. Zasay

    [SOLVED] Kernel Power 41 only when playing games

    So basically im heaving this trouble since i bought my Pc (October 2019) and im having those problems since day one. It was a Alienware PC and the power supply (it was in a constant bootloop) was failing so i moved the internals to another case and replaced the PSU, unfortunately the problem...
  26. R

    [SOLVED] Is my GPU or temps to high when gaming?

    Hello, I was wondering what is a good temp for a GPU and cpu to be while gaming. I have a alienware Aurora r7, and the only way i usually check is if i click the arrow on my taskbar and there is a setting that says thermal controller. While gaming, i think my temps may be getting high. When I...
  27. T

    [SOLVED] PC Crashing via overheating

    My pc is about 6 months old. I have a 2600, a red devil 5700xt, a liquid cooler and fans on the front as intake, with one on top as intake and one on back as exhaust. I have severe crashes, with my monitors losing signal and i have to restart to see anything again. I decided to test if taking...
  28. Hellfire_helix

    Question R7 3700X on B450 Aorus Elite?

    I've heard everywhere that Gigabyte mobos are the worst in B450 Chipsets and r7 3700x won't go well with the B450 Aorus Elite, So I wanted to know how much capable is B450 Aorus Elite for R7 3700X with only PBO Enabled and no manual overclocking, To be honest VRMs are the only thing I am...
  29. N

    [SOLVED] Full ARGB

    Hi Guys, I'm planning to build a full ARGB (addressable) desktop. But i don't know what parts to choose to build to make it very good looking, to impress my friends. My budget is SGD1000 ($686USD) without monitor and peripherals.
  30. C

    Question Old PC - What components to upgrade?

    Hi there, I would like to start playing games again at high or highest settings with a consistent average of 60fps, and was wondering what exactly I will need to upgrade and what to replace with. - I've been out of the loop with pc components for a long time! At the moment my pc is definitely...
  31. maax59

    Question PC wont boot when xmp enabled with new components

    Greeting! Ive upgraded alot of components recently and since im not vert tech savvy, am having some problems. userbenchmark said my memory is under preforming; "16GB DIMM DDR4 clocked @ 1067 MHz Performing below potential (2nd percentile) - ensure that a dual+ channel XMP BIOS profile is...
  32. L

    [SOLVED] PC upgrade, what parts to get?

    I have an i3-8100 and a GTX 1060 3GB, I'm wondering which component I should upgrade with a budget of around $200.
  33. H

    Question Yesterday I had a couple of short power outages due to a storm, and now my keyboard isn't working

    The keyboard is an Anne Pro 2 and is connected using a USB C cable, I tried replacing the cable, replacing the slot it is connected to, tried using the wireless mode, but nothing worked. My PC boots in to Windows and all other components seem to work fine. Did my keyboard fry? Is it totally dead?
  34. Devileyes

    [SOLVED] Which system do you think is better or more futureproof

    Hi, so i am helping a friend of mine build his first PC. He's on a tight budget so this is the build i could come up with: However, we've also found this on bestbuy...
  35. N

    [SOLVED] How?

    Hi guys Parts for desktop CPU: Amd Ryzen 9 3900x 3.8GHz 12 Core Processor CPU Cooler: Asus ROG Ryujin 240 RGB AIO 121.8 CFM liquid CPU Cooler GPU: MSI RTX 2080ti 11GB Gaming X Trio Motherboard: ASUS AM4 TUF Gaming X570-Plus (Wi-Fi) ATX Motherboard Memory: G.Skill Trident Z neo 32 GB (2 x 16GB)...
  36. H

    Question I have built my pc but the BIOS won't appear on my screen or anything for that matter.

    This is my first time building a PC so I don't really know what I am doing. I did however manage to make it turn on (GPU fans going, CPU fan going, and other fans in the case working. However when I come to boot the PC nothing shows up on my monitor. The Hard Drive LED on my motherboard is on...
  37. T

    [SOLVED] Help! Bios won't even POST or get to BIOS

    So I recently moved to a new place and reassembled my old PC. Once I reach a few updates, I noticed the GPU wasn't working, it was being recognized in device manager but it gave an error code 0000002B saying it had errors. After that, I tried getting into the bios since I was having to use my...
  38. Seltop

    Question It looks like my PC works but all other components are not reaponding

    Well, it all started 2 days ago when I was finished playing on my computer In the next morning when I tried opening it... The monitor keyboard mouse and headphones wasnt responding at all... I didn't do anything bad... Im fricking out thats my new computer Any ideas? Components Rm850x Rtx 2060...
  39. C

    [SOLVED] Custom Computer

    This is where my current setup is sitting, Asus Prime Z370-A Intel i7-8700 Nvidia MSI 1660 Super 6gb 32gb Anarchy-X 3200 mghz PNY 250gb SSD 2Tb HD Cooler Master Hyper 212 What would be the next logical upgrade? I'm thinking the CPU, just looking for some suggestions. Thanks.
  40. bobjackieson

    [SOLVED] Big Spec Choice

    R5 2600x, XFX Rx 570 4gb, 16gb ram, Grey Label Corsair Vs 550w (£516) Vs R5 1600, Saphire Pulse Rx 580 8gb, 8gb ram, 2017 CX550 (£508) Both are in my price point. Might be able to wiggle ram up abit but would have to sacrifice speed. Thoughts? Also there's no more wiggle in my budget atm! So...