Forum discussion tagged with cpu.
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    Question Updated gigabyte bios to f61, booted pc after but now it wont boot

    Specs Ryzen 5 2600x Aorus b450 16gb ram ddr4 I was updating my bios from f32 to f61 because I just got a new ryzen 7 5800x and wanted to upgrade. First I restarted the pc and it worked normally, I checked the bios version and it was updated. Then I tried to put on the new processor but the pc...
  2. R

    Question Gigabyte z170xp-sli turning on and off ?

    Hi so I have this board and the whole build for about six years now (built it in 2016) specs are the following; CPU: Intel Core i3 6100 GPU: AMD Radeon R9 380 RAM: Gskill F4-2133C15D 8gigs PSU: Thermaltake 550W SSD: Samsung 128gb (whole dedicated to drive C:\ ) HDD: 1tb for games installation...
  3. GGOD

    [SOLVED] CPU temperature varies between cores under heavy load (prime 95)

    so i decided to change the thermal paste of my cpu since it has been a while since i installed it (around 4.5 years) ,after i did so i decided to run a stress test and see which temps im getting ,i used prime95 for that ,and the temps i got were as follows (core 0 and 1 were around 69-73 ,while...
  4. Yano-Mec

    Question PC won't boot with new or old CPU ?

    Hello, Pc specs Mobo: Gigabyte AB350M-GAMING 3 Old Cpu: Ryzen 3 1200 New Cpu: Ryzen 5 2600 GPU: GTX 1050 ti RAM: 3x4gb DDR4 So i check gigabyte and updated bios to F20 then changed over the cpu and pc wont post but Led and fans come on. I replaced the old cpu but still the same problem. Ive...
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    Question PC in restart loop after CPU re-paste ?

    Hey guys! I changed paste on my i7 cpu, I didn’t take it out during the process. After I tryed to start PC it keeps restarting after 1-3sec. I read many topics about the same problem and I tested some things like taking out the small battery for 5min then put it back. Then I played with the...
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    So, My pc is 2 years old and currently I have couple of problems SPECS r5 1600x 16 gb ddr4 corsair vengeance 2400 MHz (2 X 8gb) gtx 1060 6gb asus 500 watt psu (corsair vs series) cooler master cpu fan 2 ssd 2 hdd windows 10 PROBLEMS On booting, pc case running but no input on display /...
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    [SOLVED] CPU reaches 100C when rendering with Davinci Resolve

    MSI MEG Z490 UNIFY ATX Intel® Core™ i7-10700KF BOX Crucial Ballistix RGB 32GB (2 X 16GB) DDR4 3200MHz C16 - Black Gigabyte GeForce RTX™ 3070 VISION OC 8GB GDDR6 Kingston A2000 1TB PCIe Gen3x4 M.2 2280 SSD Toshiba DT02ABA400 4TB 5400rpm 3.5 HDD Thermaltake Toughpower GF1 850W 80 Plus Gold TT...
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    Question Subpar perfomance in GTA 5

    Specs: GPU:2080 CPU:I7 8700k RAM:16GB 3000Mhz When running GTA 5 I will average 50-60fps at all times and at best getting around 70fps. This is while playing with lower than high graphic settings and it almost doesn't matter if I use higher or lower graphic settings as the results come out the...
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    [SOLVED] GPU suddenly no longer detected in ANY of my PCI-E slots ?

    Hi everyone! Around a week ago, I was playing Red Dead Redemption 2 when suddenly my GPU stopped being detected. Upon rebooting my PC, now with display cables connected to my integrated graphics, I found that my BIOS was no longer detecting my GPU at all. To be specific, it wasn't detecting any...
  10. The_creepywolf

    Question How to set Permanent affinity

    Hi, I am using an audio program called 'Voicemeeter' and it's a known problem with the mic being buggy, to fix it I need to go to a certain process on the task manager and set a custom affinity. my question is: is there a way to set a permanent affinity instead of redoing it every time I open...
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    Question I can't Undervolt my MSI GF65 Thin 10SER

    https://www.msi.com/Laptop/GF65-Thin-10SX When I play AAA titles the CPU Temp crosses 90+ and 95 sometimes. So I changed the Maximum Processor rate to 99% under Power options and clock speed dropped to 2.4Ghz and Temp dropped under 70c But there are FPS decrease games not huge but Yes. Then I...
  12. _dawn_chorus_

    [SOLVED] i7-8700 vs i5-9600kF for gaming/streaming

    Ignoring cost (found a good deal on both), based on performance alone which would you choose for gaming and light streaming? Upgrading from a 9100F paired with a 3060 and 16gb 2400 ram. As I understand it hyper threading is helpful for the gaming/streaming combo. The 9600kF does not have...
  13. jclayborne35

    Question i9 reads as i7 in device manager?

    I just built a new pc with an I9 processor on a ASUS Prime X-299-A II. I am trying to get into overclocking and how it works. Well when I went through the Devices I noticed this....well i could not attach a screenshot. idk why? There are a bunch of i7 devices but no i9. I know its an i9 i put...
  14. Cikell6969

    Question Which CPUs will work with my motherboard ?

    Hi there! Im thinking of upgrading my CPU to a better one but the problem is that im not the best with computers and doesnt know a single thing about this stuff.. Would appreciate a answer so i doesnt spend my money on stuff that doesnt work. This is the CPU ive been looking at, does it even fit...
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    Question (New CPU and Motherboard) PC shuts down while gaming

    Dear Friends, A week ago i received my new cpu the Ryzen 9 5900x and i also bought a new motherboard the Msi MPG X570 Gaming Edge Wifi and after putting everything together when i am gaming my pc randomly shuts down. The only way to get it to start again is by clearing the CMOS and sometimes...
  16. _dawn_chorus_

    Question Worth pairing a 3060 with a i3-9100F? WWYD?

    My place in the EVGA queue came up for a 3060 so I ordered it for my girlfriends computer. We wanted to upgrade her rig before some upcoming games release and I imagine this will be the only time in the next year+ I will be able to snag one for her. She currently has a 9100F which in most games...
  17. Jayxxxxxxxxxx

    Question My PC is connected to UPS, and the UPS keep doing clicking noises around like 2-5 times every 5 mins. And sometimes when it does clicked

    When it does clicked noise, a small black square or rectangle showed up to my monitor screen for less than 1 sec, sometimes its a flickering lining, and it Only happened when im using UPS. My UPS is 650Va, my monitor is 24inch SPC. Please help
  18. Iver Hicarte

    Question Can having a Crossfire or SLI setup improve video-editing performance?

    I currently have an i7-7700k Intel CPU and an RX 480 from MSI, I have been video-editing for quite some time now, and I have been using more and more of hardware tasking effects, like the questioned in this thread's title, does a dual GPU setup improve video editing performance GREATLY or is...
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    Question acer 6930g temperatures

    Hi , My load CPU ( intel core 2 t6500 )temperatures are between 60ºc and 65ºc and GPU (ATI HD 4570) between 70ºc-82ºc there are normal tempratures for this acer 6930g with the fan with stock settings ? The pc was cleaned few days ago also changed thermal paste and gpu core pad
  20. plebianvillager

    Question Built my first PC. What temp should my CPU be?

    AMD Ryzen 5 3600 6-core processor seems to have an average temp that is anywhere from 44C to 51.8C when at an idle performance cap. I got the averages by comparing Ryzen Master (44C), TechPowerUp GPU-Z 2.38.0 (51.4C), and CPUID HWMonitor (47-55C). I am wondering if these are normal...