Forum discussion tagged with #cpu.
  1. N

    Question PC keeps freezing after CPU upgrade

    1660 TI B356 Phantom Gaming 4 i5 9400f -> i9 9900k Didn't have this problem before but ever since I upgraded it freezes for like 8-15 seconds. I didn't make any changes other than my CPU upgrade.
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    Question Installing different CPU in PC

    Hello! I have a pc that has a Dell OKRC95 (Version A02) Motherboard and a Intel Core i5-3470 3.20 GHz processor in it. I was wanting to put a Intel Core i5-4590 3.30 GHz processor in it but am not sure if the 4590 is compatible with my Motherboard? I also have an RX 580 Series GPU (Not sure if...
  3. Nlody

    Question PSU Malfunction ?

    Hi my pc Shutdown when i turn on ultimate perfomance on control panel it shutsdown and restart constantly until i turn power off and let it sit for couple of minutes then i turn i back on and it works it usually happens in games like minecraft or just games that my fps cap isnt needed to be set...
  4. E

    Question My motherboards memory channel seems to be broken

    I just bought a used cpu and motherboard seperate. They are a b360 and a i5 8400. When i first plugged them in i got a black screen. After a little troubleshooting i found that the left memory slotl is not working. The motherboard i have only have 2 memory slots. My ram still lights up when...
  5. G

    [SOLVED] Gaming performance slowed down after upgrading CPU ?

    I have an old rig : i5 3470 GTX 1650 Super 16gb RAM 1600 ASRock H61M-VS3 Mobo I just upgraded my CPU to a Xeon E3-1230v2 for the 8 threads and gaming performance went down. I have a save in Cyberpunk 2077 that runs at 50fps when I load on that level/save in my old i5. Now it just runs at 28-30...
  6. D

    Question No Display on Boot ?

    Was working fine one night , then the next day went to switch on and no display of any kind. I have tried swapping a different GPU, another PCI -E slot, cleaned all over, reset CMOS by removing battery, tried 4 different monitors and with HDMI, DVI and DisplayPort but nada. One RAM stick...
  7. Yeno0o

    Question CPU bottleneck?

    I have had my pc for around 3 years now. Up until now its been working fine. But today when I played Valorant and other games, my audio cuts out and I have frame drops. When I see what's going on with my cpu and gpu it's telling me that the cpu is bottlenecking my gpu. But I don't know what cpu...
  8. S

    Question My CPU and GPU keep spiking

    My CPU and my GPU spike 5/15s, this really sucks sinse I can not even play basic games or somethin, there is another post here about that but it doesn't help me at all my cpu is a amd FX(tm)-8350 eight core and my GPU is a GTX 1060 6gm they both spike over and over again exactly like on the...
  9. Lzcas

    Question my pc stopped working after hitting my desk

    Hello, I've got an issue where my pc will not turn on now atall all I get is the keyboard and mouse light up it all started from hitting my desk when I was playing warzone and it froze and turned off and wouldn't come back on the day before i was trying to clean my cpu fan and undone the screws...
  10. BTYHYP3R

    Question Graphics card wont post all of a sudden.

    I have had my PC for 4 years now and it has been running like a beast without any problems. A few days ago I moved my PC to my new appartemen (a pretty long distance actually and by car). When I set up my PC and everything else, everything was working like normal. After a few days tho when I...
  11. lleans

    Question My cpu clocked down under base clock

    I know you guys think this is dumb question, but hear my story first. . . Yesterday i replaced my thermal paste on my laptop, then tries booting my laptop, it won't, i think it's memory problem b'cause everytime i replacing my thermal paste thus thing happens, after i leave my memory for an...
  12. L

    [SOLVED] B450 Tomahawk red cpu led

    Hi, I've had my computer for a while now and everything was working fine until yesterday. Now the motherboards CPU led turns red when I turn my pc on and I can't boot. I looked online and tried every solution that was written. I changed the CMOS battery, I tried booting without GPU and with one...
  13. R

    Question Low cpu and Gpu utilisation !

    i am getting low fps with the following rig Ryzen 7 3700x rtx 3070 16gb x 1 3200mhz psu - corsair cx750 msi mag b550 tomahawk mobo both cpu and gpu usage are low like 25 to 30 % ! i have LG 240hz monitor 1080p G-sync compatible! send help
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    [SOLVED] Does memory speed/amount throttle browsing performance?

    I have 10GBs of ram (2GB 1333mhz, 2GB 1333mhz, 2GB 1333mhz, 4GB 1600mhz) and I just wanted to know if buying 8x2 higher speed ram would make browsing faster? Also, I'm buying a new cpu (a better one) and those 8x2 ram I'm talking about. Which one do I buy first to get better browsing performance...
  15. K

    Question CPU usage and temperature is high, but drops once I open Task Manager

    About 10 seconds after startup, something runs on my PC that puts a lot of strain on my CPU. I'm suspecting a cryptojacker, but I can't find anything. As soon as I open Task Manager, the highest usage task, labeled "System Interrupts" stays open for about 2 seconds, then closes. As soon as I...
  16. R3sist_UdS

    Question Antimalware Service Executable (MsMpEng) - High CPU usage (Have tried everything)

    Hello there! I have tried everything I could find on how to fix MsMpEng's high CPU usage. Have excluded the file and the folder. Have used options in the windows scheduler options. Nothing seems to work, can somebody please assist me on this? The CPU usage is pretty high nowadays - somewhere...
  17. HardWave

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 3 5300u safe temps

    So recently I bought a Lenovo ideapad 3 slim 3i with Ryzen 3 5300u 8 Gb Ram, and usually played in a well conditioned aired room with idle temp around 45 - 50 Celcius. When running ps3 emulator (Rpcs3, playing persona 5) it runs smoothly, but then I check my cpu temperature on CPU - Z while the...
  18. Zaul718

    Question System wont boot when I connect my second gpu

    Recently bricked my b450 so bought a new gigabyte mobo x570 installed my rtx 2080 and it boots fine, but when i add an rtx 2060 for 3d rendering it does not boot. I ve changed bios csm to uefi (a solution i found on this forum) and it boots but to bios and a limited bios is visible rest blacked...
  19. B

    [SOLVED] Choosing CPU for Interior Architecture Student

    Hi all, may I open with an apology for another "what to choose" topic. I have done some researches but only managed to narrow down the options, not deciding one. Here is the scope: I'm building a PC for my girlfriend who is studying Interior Architecture, so not as hardcore as Architecture but...
  20. Nhoelscher7

    Question Cpu started randomly heating up from 30 till it slowly rises to about 70c then shuts off (idle)

    Ryzen 7 5800x 3070 B450m hdv I got my ryzen 7 about a month ago and bought a liquid cooling (Icue 100i elite) whenever I boot up my PC the CPU temperature slowly starts to rise and the fans go crazy i’ve tried replying thermal paste, making sure the cooler is seated on correctly I’ve...
  21. K

    Question RTX2060 + RYZEN 5 3600 Getting low gpu and cpu usage

    So recently I have upgraded my gpu from an fx-8300 to a ryzen 5 3600 alongside with some other parts. I thought that after that all my performance issues would be gone, but now I'm facing a very strange one that I can't seem to find any solution for it on the internet. In almost all my games...
  22. MDtoBe

    [SOLVED] Should I go with an AMD CPU with a cheap discrete graphics card or elect for an Intel CPU with integrated graphics (see description)?

    I am going for my third custom gaming build shortly. Here's my issue: my wife has somewhat restricted me in budget (which is fine, by the way, as finances are not perfect right now as we are both full time college students and currently she is seeking a part-time job, so I am the only one with...
  23. Corn Eggs

    [SOLVED] CPU keeps overheating and shutting down after a few minutes

    Hey everyone, So this is my first time building a pc, so I mostly picked out parts that were under my budget. My specs are Motherboard: MSI B450 GAMING PLUS MAX AM4 AMD B450 SATA 6Gb/s ATX AMD Motherboard SSD: Intel 660p Series M.2 2280 1TB PCIe NVMe 3.0 x4 3D2, QLC Internal Solid State Drive...
  24. Shilonidas

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 5 5600x and b450

    Hey, so I'm planning to upgrade my PC soon from ryzen 5 2600 to 5 5600x. My motherboard is "b450 gaming PLUS " Is there avaible BIOS for new ryzens or we still need to wait?
  25. Wiggly24

    Question Lower FPS than expected in Valorant ?

    In Valorant, I often times get 130-200 fps, depending on the in-game situation. However, I've seen people with lower or similar specs than me get a consistent 200+ fps on High Settings. I never have over many applications or processes running in the background and I'm using all low settings. I...
  26. MorAleFTW

    Question What motherboard can i use for my i5-7600k?

    So i've had my computer for a while and unfortunately the motherboard i have (b250m) doesn't allow for OC and doesn't have dual channel ram slots. (Only able to fit two ram). I have been looking for a new motherboard but I'm confused as to which one i can buy which has both dual channel, and the...
  27. R

    [SOLVED] Hey

    I was just wondering if this motherboard Gigabyte B460M AORUS PRO Socket 1200, mATX Work with i5-10400F? Thx :)
  28. R

    [SOLVED] Upgrade?

    Hey should i uprage my cpu or gpu first currenty i have a i5-6400 cpu and GTX 960 i gonna buy 1660 super soon! and i need buy new psu too Can i5-6400 run with 1660 super gpu`? ..
  29. Avineet

    [SOLVED] i3 10100f vs i5 9400f !!

    Hello guys ! I am thinking of upgrading my cpu lately.I'll be pairing it with GTX 1070. I am confused between- i3 10100f + B460 AND i5 9400f + B 365 Both combos are around 230USD where I live. Which one should I go with??
  30. Yerinah

    [SOLVED] PC sometimes suddenly lags and restarts mid game

    I Have a problem with my pc since the first day , sometimes when I am mid game I suddenly get massive delay in input and everything, and I can hear the people playing with me but they cant hear me, and when I press the windows key nothing happens. its like my desktop is totally dead but I am...
  31. Lzcas

    Question My 2600x is only showing 1 core

    So my ryzen 2600x i got in march 2020 has randomly one day changed to 1 core working it shows 1 core in task manger i tried msconfig advance settings number of processes and before it showed up to 12 but it was on 6 and now 1 or 2 and in task manger it says one cores overclocked to like 4.1...
  32. G

    Question Bad FPS on Games NEED HELP!!

    Hey, so how this all started is I had a 1070ti and when i played cod warzone i was getting 30-60 fps no frame cap or nothing (1070 ti should've been getting more fps). So then I bought basically a bunch of new parts thinking this would fix the problem for example a new Z390 Arous Pro WIFI...
  33. forumsgr

    [SOLVED] CPU temperatures under CPU-Z & Prime 95 mismatch?

    Hi guys, I read previous threads about CPU, Temps and Cooling, so i wanted to check my new build. I used hwinfo to check CPU temps in my buid (specs on signature). While running Prime95, it reached 100' Celcius without any errors with 100% load on all CPUs after 8-10 minutes (then I stopped it...
  34. J

    [SOLVED] i5 4690K vs i5 6500

    i5 4690K vs i5 6500 what is better for gaming, I will not be overclocking. I have 2 pc's and I want to put the best parts together. The 6500 pc has 16 gb of ram dd4 and the 4690K has 8gb ddr3. I don know if the cpu's will work with both motherboards. Are one of the cpu's better at gaming?
  35. Gakkaki

    [SOLVED] Recommended OC for my CPU

    Hi, I am planning on building a PC and wanted to know how much I can OC my CPU safely. My specs are: CPU: Ryzen 5 3600 CPU Cooler: Deepcool Gammaxx 400 V2 GPU: GTX 1660 Super Mobo: MSI MAG x570 Tomahawk Storage: 1TB HDD, 500GB M.2 NVME SSD PSU: Corsair RM650 Gold RAM: Team T-Force Delta...
  36. M

    [SOLVED] Help me please !!!

    Okay so my specs are i5 3750 Ddr3 8gb 1600 ram Gtx 1650 zotac oc 500gb I build it myself by watching a video but I don’t know the problem. After 2 months I decided to upgrade the processor today. I tried to install a i7 3770k into it and I ended up taking the socket completely out. After I...
  37. T

    [SOLVED] New system wont boot with a drive powered.

    Hi guys, so im currently building my friend a pc using some of my old parts due to me upgrading. Everything was okay until i connect a drive, with sata connected the pc will still power on, as soon as i plug a lead from the psu into the drive, the system wont power up. The motherboard, ram, cpu...
  38. Chiranjeet Bhattacharya

    Question Confusion

    I am bit confused because I already have i9-9900K so should I go with AMD 5th gen CPUs or use my current processor, my main purposes are Gaming, editing, 3D model, streaming
  39. MisterAwesomeness

    Question RYZEN 3 3200g stuttering

    Hi Everyone! Hope you guys are having a good day, I am having frequent stutters while playing Call of Duty Warzone even with good ping/Latency, would anyone suggest what is the cause of it. SPECS: CPU: Ryzen 3 3200g 4c/4t with Stock cooler GPU: MSI Radeon 5600xt Gaming X (6GB) PSU: Xigmatek...
  40. K

    [SOLVED] CPU usage is constantly 100%

    I have some CPU problems, i asume, because my CPU usage seems to be at 100% nearly all the when i'm playing games and it's taking a toll on my framerate. (I'm mainly refering to CS:GO here, but the same happens with Destiny 2, Warzone, Fortnite, and games where there's a lot happening on the...