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    Question 2vs4 ddr4 sticks on tomahawk max + r5 3600?

    I've got to decide between getting either 2 or 4 sticks of ddr4. I currently have 4x8gb Corsair vengeance Pro RGB 3600mhzCl18. The problem is two sticks are nanya a die and two are Samsung c die. I believe this is causing issues. I haven't been able to run the ram at anywhere above 2133 without...
  2. CloudyQ

    Question New Keyboard (K70 Mk2 or Logitech G815)

    Hey there! So I've been looking for a new keyboard for the last 4-5 months. I am currently using the Corsair Strafe RGB with MX Browns and have been doing so for the last 3-4 years. Overall I was extremely satisfied, however, after just about ~1 year of use, the keys started to type double when...
  3. SageWindu

    Question Peculiar Intermittent Lag Issue

    Hello everyone. I hope you all are doing well in these uncertain times. Anyway, I've been having a very bizarre problem regarding my PC lagging and try as I might I can't seem to figure out what's wrong nor how to fix it. So I come to you all for help. Here's the situation: at completely random...
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    Build Advice New Gaming PC

    Howdy, I'm planning a new PC build, I've worked out which pieces I want and just thought I would check in on whether there was something I missed like compatibility issues etc. I would primarily be using it for gaming and would not be wanting to upgrade for awhile. This is my plan: CPU: Intel...
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    Question Ram Upgrade Question

    Hello everyone, new here first post. I have a question for a possible ram upgrade on my pc. I do a lot with VMs so trust me, I need the upgrade. (though it is also my gaming PC) MB: Gigabyte Aorus Z270X Gaming K5 v1.0 CPU: i7 7700k @4.5Ghz GPU: NVIDIA 1070 8gb SSD Samsung 850 Evo 500GB + HDD...
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    Question What case to choose under 75€

    Whats up, I'm looking for a new pc case and I thought that you guys might help me with it. The case must have tempered glass side panel, space for cable management, must support ATX mobos and it should have OK cooling for GPU temps as I have RX 580... I had my eye on few, I wanted to buy the...
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    Question So what went wrong? Noctua NH-D15 vs Corsair H100i Pro

    Hi! My specs: Ryzen 7 3700X (stock speeds, default Performance settings) ASUS X570 Prime-P 8GB X 2 G.SKILL SNIPER RAM Noctua NH-D15 Story: 8 months ago, I bought a Corsair H100i Pro AIO to replace the AMD stock cooler. Despite re-seating it a couple of times, my temps were: Furmark CPU...
  8. Jela

    Question Ram addition

    Ok so Im not a experienced Pc builder thats why I have a few questions , first of all this is my specs CPU : AMD 5 ryzen 3600 SSD : 860 evo 1 tb GPU : 1660 super (ASUS) RAM : corsair 3200 2x8gb MOBO : B450 max tomahawk PSU: thermaltake 750 W bronze certified So my question is , I...
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    Question Companies Not Fixing/Acknowledging SSD Write Speed Problems

    Companies Not Fixing/Acknowledging Write Speed Problems: PCIe 4.0 Phison E16 SSDs & My Slow Firecuda 520 - Help me find firmware? Hey guys I've got a really poorly under-performing PCIe 4.0 NVMe Firecuda 520 SSD. Mine performs just like every other one that has the PCIe 4.0 Phison E16...
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    Question Will combining RAM brands work? Same corsair and ADATA1.2V , Frequency 2400MHz, DDR4, 8GB

    I have a single stick of ADATA XPG Z 8GB 2400Mhz 1.2V AX4U240038G16-SRZ RAM and I want to upgrade to 16GB of RAM. But this ADATA RAM is kinda expensive and hard to find. So I was wondering if I could use RAM from another brand. eg: Corsair I am planning to buy the Corsair VENGEANCE LPX 8GB (1 x...
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    Question Will combining RAM brands work? Same corsair and ADATA1.2V , Frequency 2400MHz, DDR4, 8GB

    I have a single stick of ADATA XPG Z 8GB 2400Mhz 1.2V AX4U240038G16-SRZ RAM and I want to upgrade to 16GB of RAM. But this ADATA RAM is kinda expensive and hard to find. So I was wondering if I could use RAM from another brand. eg: Corsair I am planning to buy the Corsair VENGEANCE LPX 8GB (1 x...
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    Question Explain fans and temperature in motherboard

    Hi, I am currently using a ASROCK B360M Pro4, and recently I am installing a new water cooling system (Corsair h100). then, I try to monitor my cpu temperature through the iCUe software from Corsair. From that software I see a CPU temp (which is normal), GPU temp (normal as well). and then I saw...
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    Question Motherboard failure?? Help please

    Hello. I’m working on my first pc build and I’m trying to make a test bench like setup just for the first boot. I’ve only installed cpu, cpu cooler, 2x ram sticks and 24 pin and cpu power. at first I used an intel celeron g4900 on an evga z370 ftw motherboard and 2x8gb g skill ripjaws v ram and...
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    [SOLVED] Corsair 280x Case Radiator Fan Placement

    Hello all, I have a Corsair 280x case and I'm planning to put a radiator at the top, would it be better if the fans were placed on top of the radiator or underneath it?
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    Question Superposition Benchmark freezes PC - Is it the PSU or a bum GPU?

    Salutations! I recently upgraded my GPU in my 5 year old System from a GTX 760 to a new GTX 1660 Ti. As I usually do with a new GPU I ran a few benchmarks on it. Unigine Heaven provided me with a, in my opinion, weirdly low score for a new 1660 Ti so I tried the Superposition Benchmark. The...
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    Question Corsair 115i Platinum noise on startup?

    Hello guys, Not sure if this is a common question, i did google it and to my surprise i found literally nothing. Maybe im a bad googler. Anyway, on initial startup sometimes, my cooler tends to make a weird noise. It sounds like a pump trying really hard to pump the liquid but its super loud...
  17. NuclearUnity

    Question Need help with argb fan system

    Hi! Since this is my first build, I wanted to know whether I am approaching this the correct way. I am planning on buying a Corsair iCUE 465x case, which also comes pre-installed with 3 Corsair LL120 fans (just to mention, the case also comes with a Lighting Node Core so I can plug the LL fans...
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    [SOLVED] What Samsung "Memory Type" is my Corsair Ram?

    Ok so I am trying to overclock my Ram using the Ryzen DRAm calculator and am trying to find out some information about my kit. It is a Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB (2x8GB) CL16 kit. CMK16GX4M2Z2933C16 ver 4.32 I actually already know half the information, it is using Samsung DRAM chips according...
  19. Samjoe46

    Question Where do i place place dual channel corsair vengeance lpx 2x 4gb RAM on B450MPro4?

    Hi I was wondering where I place the two sticks of this corsair 4gb of https://www.bestbuy.com/site/corsair-vengeance-lpx-4gb-2-4ghz-pc4-19200-ddr4-dimm-unbuffered-non-ecc-desktop-memory-black/5989002.p?skuId=5989002 RAM on the B450MPro4 .
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    Question Cpu cooler/ power

    Sorry this is such a beginner question. I’m doing my first build, making a test bench before putting it in the case. I have a Corsair h60 cooler and I’m wondering what gives it power? I know I need to plug in the radiator plus fan but does it pull power from the 24 pin, 8 pin cpu, or something...