Forum discussion tagged with cpu.
  1. King Wesley

    Question Difference between 9900K and KF

    So I was looking at getting a i9-9900k on new egg and then noticed the 9900KF which is like $60 more. I’d be using the cpu for a high end gaming rig so is there something the KF has that would matter to me? I’m not well versed in the specifics of hardware but the only thing I noticed in using...
  2. velocci

    Question 8th gen vs 9th gen intel cpu

    Hi all, while reading some information about the intel Z390 chipset, it said "Remember, though, that the 9th generation of Coffee Lake has better Turbo speeds, a greater number of cores, improved thermal performance and fixes for the infamous Meltdown and Spectre vulnerabilities". I'm looking...
  3. S

    Question What is the least amount of threads a cpu can have?

    I know as technology advances cpus receive more and more threads so they can run faster. Does anyone know what is the least number of threads a cpu on the market currently has? The least I have seen is 4, do cpus exist with only 2 threads or 1 thread?
  4. MineSwage

    Question Uprgrade build

    So i want to upgrade my current build (specs below) on a budget but i am not sure what i would upgrade. i have a vr setup and i run 3 monitors. I build the pc myself couple years ago and its time for a upgrade. i mostly play games where in big titles mostly gta v i notist lagg i also notist it...
  5. W

    Question No signal on display, please help. Tried many fixes, is my CPU dead?

    Hello, I'll try and be as quick and inclusive as possible. I was playing Rocket League on med settings, when my PC stuttered, the graphics glitched and it shut down. Booted back up, worked fine, same thing happened next time I tried to play the game. I uninstalled the graphics driver and since...
  6. yeti_yeti

    Question Upgrading from a Haswell Refresh i5 to a used Haswell i7.

    Good Day, everyone! As stated in the title, I currently have a bit of a debate of whether or not to upgrade. I'm currently using an i5 4460, that I purchased used and It's holding up really well so far. A friend of mine is offering me his used i7 4770(non-k) for about a 100 Euros (roughly 110 US...
  7. jaybarillo

    [SOLVED] i5 2400s or i5 3470T ?

    As the title says, which should i get? I know they`re kinda old but i'm just kinda building this for my little brother. I am limited by my motherboard which is a DH61HO intel motherboard, so i cant get a much more powerful cpu with a tdp more than 65w. Dont wanna spent more my money by choosing...
  8. L

    Question Looking to upgrade build for more smoother streaming on csgo etc

    UserBenchmarks: Game 68%, Desk 66%, Work 40% ||Model|Bench :----|:----|:----| CPU|Intel Core i5-4570|73.3% GPU|Nvidia GTX 1060-6GB|74.2% SSD|PNY CS900 240GB|76.6% HDD|Seagate Barracuda 7200.14 1TB|102.9% RAM|Crucial BLS8G3D169DS3.16FE 1x8GB|33.4%MBD|MSI H81M-E33 (MS-7817)| This is my current...
  9. M

    Question i7 8750h SpeedShift Temperature Problem

    Hi, I had already MSI GP72 6QE Leopard Pro laptop. I need a more powerful GPU and I bought MSI GL63 8SE laptop in past week. GP72 has SpeedStep but GL63 has SpeedShift technology. Because of SpeedShift tech, when I playing games or start whatever application, the temperatures suddenly increase...
  10. P

    Question Cooler Master Cosmos 2 worth $80Cad?

    I got a cooler master cosmos S for $30... I can trade it for a Cosmos 2 + $50 is it worth it?
  11. S

    Question Is a 430 watt PSU good enough for a Ryzen 7 2700x

    Everything turns on and the fans all spin it just doesn't boot and keeps giving me a no signal when booting it up on hdmi dvi or display port ,So there is a Asus Prime B450-Plus; mother board also a 1050 graphics card and a 430 watt PSU from thermal-take 16 gb of ddr4 ram viper x and one hard...
  12. M

    Question Intel Speed Shift Technology - CPU temperature

    Hi, I had already MSI GP72 6QE Leopard Pro laptop. I need a more powerful GPU and I bought MSI GL63 8SE laptop in past week. GP72 has SpeedStep but GL63 has SpeedShift technology. Because of SpeedShift tech, when I playing games or start whatever application, the temperatures suddenly increase...
  13. P

    Question Ryzen 5 2600x stuttering

    So I seem to haven a little problem with my Ryzen 5 2600x. It stutters, a very short visual and audio hick-up, if I could put it like that, happens only a couple time a day. Happens in windows and in game. So far I've tried: CPU+RAM reseat Reinstalling windows Updated drivers for mobo and...
  14. sennehaest

    [SOLVED] Would this be a functioning computer?

    Hi there! Im looking to upgrading my: CPU, Motherboard, ram and CPU cooler. So I made a pcpartpicker link with how my pc is gonna be looking( https://pcpartpicker.com/list/kGstvn ). The thing is that I'm not sure if these parts will fit, because I do not trust to pc part picker computer...
  15. J

    Question Ez debuf LED

    System build Psu: Thermaltake 600w CPU: Ryzen 3 1300 GPU: HD 7870 RAM: Corsair vengence LPX 3000mhs 16gb Mobo: Msi b350 tamahawk The red debug light comes on, as well as all the fans, GPU, LEDs, everything. But it doesn't not post, and it does not beep. I have tried countless...
  16. D

    Question I need help choosing a CPU, Motherboard and RAM

    I want a good CPU between 200-300€. I've been reading information about CPU's and I thought this one was looking pretty nice: Intel Core i5-9600K 3.7Ghz --> 250€ I don't know much about the current intel CPU generations or anything about AMD so recommendations are welcome. Now the question...
  17. maxx0531

    Question CPU fan does not spin. NO POST

    Hello everyone! I recently had a fried motherboard. So I decided it was time for new components (previously 9 year old build). I brought a new PSU (MAXPRO 750w), new mobo (ASRock AB350 Pro4), New CPU (Ryzen 5) and a new stick of ram to go with the new board (Crucia Ballistix Sport 8gb DDR4).'...
  18. U

    Question 1080p 60fps Streaming on Core i7 2600 with 2gb ram?

    Hello Guys I wanna know that can I stream on 1080p 60fps on this PC: Streaming PC: Core i7 2600 2gb DDR3 No dedicated Video Card WD Blue 500GB HDD 450 Watt PSU I will do gaming on my other PC and I wanna stream on this PC using OBS NDI plugin via router so if this is possible then please let...
  19. Megadeth!m!

    Question Bad video card?

    Hi i'm trying to figure out whether i have a bricked card or just a bad silicon lottery card. Basically i can't get the core clock past +40 without getting weird things happen in gta 5 like blurry textures and random glitches/freezing, But the memory is totally stable at +1000???? I know the...
  20. H

    Question Streaming on these specs. Is it capable?

    Will I be able to stream at, at least 720p and remain at 100+ fps on fortnite low settings and other games remaining above 60 fps. What games wouldn't I be able to stream? Specs: AMD - Ryzen 5 2600X 3.6 GHz 6-Core Processor Asus - PRIME B450M-A/CSM Micro ATX AM4 Motherboard Team -...