Forum discussion tagged with corsair.
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    Question External 2.5" HDD grinding on one machine and working impeccably on others, what gives?

    Good part of day you're in the middle of dear Tom's Hardware forum member or a reader passing by :p, I've just run into a weird situation... not sure if I should call it an "issue", still. I hooked up my daily driver external HDD which hasn't given me trouble since Feb 2014 (knock on wood) to a...
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    Question Ll 120 fans light not working

    My ll120 fans lighting is malfunctioning. At first one of four fans would not work . Now only one fan works . The lighting sometimes work properly after I boot it up after a long time . But as window launches the lighting effect gets stuck or the fans simply don’t light up
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    Question Why does my Corsair K70 mk.2 SE turn red everytime I shutdown my PC?

    I use an imported RGB profile regularly, and whenever I shutdown my PC, my keyboard turns red and stays like that until I turn my PC back on and open iCUE.
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    Question Corsair ST100 RGB headset keeps turning off and on

    Every now and then, this headset would turn off. When it comes back on, it takes a few seconds and it also freezes my game in a few seconds. Sometimes I would lose sound in game but not anywhere else, making me have to restart my game every time. In their ICUE, I have updated it all to make...
  5. Question CPU and PC fan speed detection malfunction.

    So i built my pc 5 years ago, and i've finally decided to deal with the problem that i haven't been able to solve. I have a corsair H100i as the main cpu cooling system and for some reason, corsair link dosent detect the h100i (yes i've checked if the h100i is connected to the motherboard with...
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    Question Is there a disadvantage with buying a bigger PSU besides the price?

    Hi, so I'm planning to build a new PC and I was thinking about buying the Corsair HX750 V2 or Corsair HX850 V2. But after that, I noticed Corsair HX1000 V2 was actually the same price or cheaper in some stores. I know 1000W is overkill but is there a disadvantage over buying Corsair HX1000 V2...
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    Question Difference between Corsair Glaive rgb and Corsair Glaive RGB PRO

    I cannot find the distinct difference between the two that would effect the gaming play style other than the pro has 2,000 more dpi (which I'm not going at all anyway). What other difference are there?
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    Question Corsair custom watercooling for corsair 280x case(recommend radiator)

    Iam gonna buy the new hydro x series custom cooling from corsair for my corsair 280x case, can i fit 2 rads in it ? which rad needs to be on front and top for cpu and gpu ? Case 280x (398mm x 276mm x 351mm) XR5 240mm (280mm x 120mm x...
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    Question Should I upgrade my mouse?

    I am currently using an FL G52 “Gaming” Mouse. I am considering an upgrade to the HyperX Pulsefire Surge or Corsair M55 RGB PRO. Will I notice a difference in sensor quality/accuracy? Should I get the Corsair or the HyperX? Thanks! FL G52 Specs...
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    Question corsair h80i turns on for split second on startup

    I just installed an h80i into my system but the fans and pump won't turn on for more than half a second. I connected the fan cables to the y-splitter and connected that to the top of the pump and connected the two wires coming out of the pump to CPU fan connector on my mobo and a SATA power...
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    Question Corsair rgb fan not working properly

    I have 2 fans on the front of my computer panel. Both are Corsair LL120mm rgb fans. One of them is has started to not synchronize with the the fan. When setting it to a solid color, it seemed fine. But when changing it to either spiral rainbow or anything that involves showing multiple colors at...
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    Question Should I plug some fans into Mobo or Commander Pro

    Recently built a pc, and it’s running great, but I want to over lock it. I have a total of 8 fans in my case. I have the commander pro powering all the fans, should I plug some of those fans into the mobo or leave them plugged into the Corsair commander pro? I’m wondering if I should plug some...
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    Question Corsair TX650M vs Corsair Vengeance 750M

    Hi everybody. I am deciding between these two PSU's. Probably would pair this with the 2060/2070 or Navi RX 5700 and Ryzen 7 3700x. -Is the TX650M better than the Vengeance 750M? Any major differences? Both cost the same in my location. -Which one would be a better PSU? Since the TX650M is...
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    Question Asus Strix GTX 970 losing signal

    Hello everyone I have the above GPU and during normal browsing everything work as intended. When putting load on the GPU however, my screen goes black and starts searching for display. It goes round and round from HDMI to DVI to DVI-D and so on. Need to mention that PC has a fresh formated hard...
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    Question Corsair 300R, MSI B450 Gaming Pro Carbon AC Compatibility?

    Hello, I am thinking of putting the MSI B450 Gaming Pro Carbon AC motherboard into my Corsair Carbide 300r case. However I have read online that the heatsink next to the IO, can interfere with the rear fan. I have replaced the stock fan with a Noctua NF-F12. I realise this is a very niche...
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    Question Incompatible RAM?

    A few months ago I built a PC with a Z390-A Pro motherboard and Corsair 3000MHz DDR4 Memory (CMK16GX4M2D3000C16). Since then I've not been able to enable XMP in my BIOS as I receive an error on boot after enabling XMP saying: "All settings were reset to default values. The previous overclock...
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    Question Corsair Case - Screws won’t come out

    Hi, I am working on unscrewing a part of my case (the brand is Corsair) to access something. I can’t seem to unscrew the screws however, I tried allen keys and some screwdrivers from a set I have (not computer specified screwdrivers) I can’t seem to attach a photo but they are circular shaped...
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    Question RAM not running at 3200 mhz, I could use some help.

    Hello. I'll try to be as concise and brief as possible. I recently built a new computer. When I was loading up windows, I realized my ram wasn't running at 3200mhz as the speed I bought for it. I took a screenshot of the bios and the task manager to show that it wasn't running at the correct...
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    Question Motherboard freezes after entering Windows or sometimes when booting into BIOS

    Motherboard in question: AsRock 990FX Killer Fatal1ty AM3+ Socket So, been a really frustrating a past couple of days. My motherboard seems to be acting up after about 3 years of use. Just as the title suggest, after entering Windows, it would freeze after about a minute or two. Sometimes it...
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    Question Corsair Dark Core SE has a stuttering response when in game

    I've only noticed this problem recently, but when I'm playing bf5 (or sometimes in desktop, which i just found to happen when I'm writing this post) the mouse when in the wireless connection sometimes stutters, this effect sometimes goes away on its own after a few seconds or so but is really...