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  1. J

    Build Advice PC Resetting. GPU Driver Removed After Reset.

    Currently working on a PC that has a Ryzen 5 4500 and an RX 480. This PC has an issue where it will completely just go to a black screen on me and I have to reset the PC for picture to come back however everytime I reset the PC the video settings go back, as if I never had a driver for the GPU...
  2. F

    Question CPU and Graphics Card Decision help

    Long story short im deciding between 2 cpus and 2 gpus and which one to pair with each other. Keep in mind this is for 90% gaming. Cpus: i7-13700k and ryzen 7 7800x3d Gpus: 6800xt or 4070 or 4070ti I heard great things about the 6800xt and I do understand that some people still have...
  3. SneakyFoodThief

    Question Need help cooling the i7 13700kf

    Hello everyone. I have a hard time cooling my cpu. System: CPU: 13700KF MB: AURUS ELITE B760 AX GPU: RTX 4090 GAMING OC (the thing about the gigabyte pcb's on the 30 and 40 series is scarry) PSU: coolmaster 1000w v1000 COOLER: tower cooler, be quiet shadow rock 3 RAM: DDR4 Corsair Vengeance 3600...
  4. S

    Question AMD Ryzen 5 5600X overheating

    Hey guys, I have AMD Ryzen 5 5600x with Noctua nh-u12s se-am4 cooler with one NF-F12 120mm fan. Aorus 570x pro wifi motherboard + CORSAIR Vengeance LPX 16GB (2 x 8GB) 288-Pin DDR4 SDRAM DDR4 3200 + Palit Geforce RTX 4070 Ti Gaming Pro 12GB GPU I don't remembet my case brand (Deepcool MATREXX...
  5. shadowreaverX

    Question AMD Overdrive crash on my A8 7650K

    I've been using AMD Overdrive for almost five years, and during that time I've always overclocked my AMD A8 7650K. However, after formatting my disk and downloading AMD Overdrive again, it started to crash every time I entered a value for the clock, and I'm not sure what to do. ( I was able to...
  6. kazibaka12

    Question Laptop overheating issue

    Hello everyone, I bought an Asus TUF Dash F15 around a two years ago. I've played tons of AAA games on it, but I've never faced any issues. I always monitored my temps and they hovered between 75-83 C when gaming. About a month or two ago, I noticed an increased max temperature of 85-90 C in...
  7. bp33zy

    Question New built pc and weird not too loud noise near cpu cooler

    CPU:Ryzen 7 7700X CPU COOLER: Thermalright Peerless Assassin 120 SE CPU Air Cooler, Dual Tower 6 heat Pipe I noticed this weird sound coming from what seems like the cpu air cooler or at least in that area and it's not super loud but it's loud enough to be kind of noticeable. View...
  8. lazy_buffalo

    Question PC crashing and showing black screen ?

    Hi, I've been facing an issue for a couple of months now. I once took my CPU out to replace the thermal paste due to high temperatures. When I put my CPU back, it was over throttling it's clock speed and whenever I tried to launch a game the whole screen would go black and restarting the system...
  9. Iver Hicarte

    Question Difference of 5950X and 5900X, architecturally speaking?

    We all know that on paper the 5950X has four more cores and twice the threads compared to the 5900x, but when it comes to how each core was architectured, engineered and made, is there a difference there? Because if the only difference is that AMD decided to just add four more physical cores...
  10. Imdbatxomputer

    Question Why is my cpu overheating?

    Hello I currently have an issue where my cpu will reach temps of 100 degrees when using my pc when idle it can be around 50-60. The inside of the pc feels cool and doesn’t feel hot at all I have enough fans to keep the whole thing cool, yet my cpu is overheating? Firstly I thought this was a...
  11. coohwhip

    Question Upgrading and switching from AMD to Intel. Need advice on whether or not to upgrade my GPU.

    A friend of mine is giving me their 11700k. I have an old 1700x and an MSI 2070 non super. I get pretty bad frame drops on games like Valorant, Csgo, MW2 etc. Overwatch runs well but that's about it. Will I be getting higher more consistent fps or do I need to upgrade my gpu as well?
  12. WinGhuchi

    Question Ryzen 7 5800x with be quiet Dark Rock 4 ?

    I have a question : does the combo Ryzen 7 5800x + Dark Rock 4 (normal not pro) is OK or it will overheat ?
  13. P

    Question Cpu and power.

    So I run a 13700k witha 4070ti and an 850 atx 3.0 psu from corsair, in my room I have a mini fridge that causes the main monitor "benq xr 3501" flickers to black for 0.5 seconds and goes back to normal. let me paint the full picture so that anyone with experience might help me out, my pc was...
  14. H

    Question Need Help With CPU Undervolting (i7 7700K)

    Context: Hi, I need some guidance on the undervolting topic, I have a i7 7700K CPU and MSI z270 SLI PLUS Mobo, I have went through numerus videos about undervolting the CPU in the BIOS, I have done undervolting but I have used the "Override / Manual" CPU Voltage Mode and set it to 1.130v, It has...
  15. mzama.mzama

    Question I'm planning to upgrade my CPU

    Hi how u doing I'm planning to upgrade my cpu I need the cpu for editing .graphic design and streaming I don’t care about gaming that much I just want a strong cpu who can handle many tasks (And very hard to get to 100% used ) I found many options: R7. 7700x R9. 7900x R9. 5950x I7...
  16. iZnoGouDx

    Question I've been getting A LOT of different blue screens the past couple of weeks, what could it be?

    Here is full list of BSOD I've been getting over the past weeks (some of them arent in the minidump folder anymore and I cant share them): KERNEL_SECURITY_CHECK_FAILURE UNEXPECTED_KERNEL_MODE_TRAP WHEA_UNCORRECTABLE_ERROR IRQL_NOT_LESS_OR_EQUAL SYSTEM_SERVICE_EXCEPTION...
  17. V

    Question Bent CPU socket pin causing Video TDR failure ?

    Hello, I have had a bent pin in my LGA socket without me even knowing *I didn't install CPU* after carefully removing my CPU I found a bent pin, which was causing a dead ram memory channel. after trying to straighten it, the pin broke off (stupid me) and I tried putting a piece of copper wire...
  18. AlaskaLips

    Question PC keeps restarting

    So I got a prebuilt PC a couple days ago, and today it keeps restarting or shutting down. When it restarts it makes a strange clicking noise at the bottom of the case. Specs are Ryzen 5 3600, Asus Prime A320, Radeon RX 6600, 32 GB RAM set on 2666 mhz, 1tb ssd and a 600W power supply with 75+...
  19. slowrabbit

    Question Ryzen 5 5600 thermal throttling at 35 °C. Stuck at 0.49 Ghz.

    Just upgraded from R5 2600 to R5 5600 and this happened. This is the second 5600 i have. I bought another one but i sent it back because i went through the same thing. BIOS is updated. Power plans are okay. Thermal paste is okay. Cooling is okay. I disabled prochot thing in ryzen master and it...
  20. NotUrLabRat

    Question I'm seeking advice on PC heat management during summer ?

    Hey Tom's Hardware community, I recently assembled a PC that is experiencing heat management concerns, particularly due to rising ambient temperatures during the summer season. I am reaching out to seek your expert advice and recommendations on addressing this issue effectively. Below are the...
  21. K

    Question Is my cpu overheating

    i have a i512400f with the stock cooler and my cpu 1 2 3 and 4 are 95-100 c even in the lobby . Is the cpu too hot? Even if the usages are like 30% it still hits 100 c
  22. Willthiswork?

    Question Red CPU light then red VGA light on b450 tomahawk max

    So I just discovered that when i turn on my PC it shows a red CPU light then a little later a red VGA light. I am using a R5 3600 and a 2060S, the pc works like normal. when its in windows the lights go away. I don't know if this is normal or not.
  23. L

    Question Cooler or motherboard problem?

    Hello. I have a weird problem, any help is appreciated. My specs are; Ryzen 9 7900x3d CPU MSI Tomahawk B650 motherboard Corsair H115i Rgb pro cooler I have recently bought the motherboard and cpu and my friend set them up for me. We made aida64 stress test, after 10 minutes the temperature was...
  24. PC_GEEK391

    Question Will i7 -6700k be able to run Starfield?

    I have a system with the following Specs: I7-6700k Rtx 3060ti 64GB DDR4 500GB SSD I played rdr 2, shadow of the tomb raider, with no stuttering whatsoever( Both at 60fps).. I also didn't experience any bottlenecks on my PC. But based on the tech specs that Bethesda released on Steam, would...
  25. thebestgamer011

    Question Good Cinebench Score?

    I have an Intel Core i5-10600k and I ran a multicore test on cinebench r23 and the score was 8435. Is this normal for a stock i5-10600k? I have an MSI z490 gaming edge wifi motherboard and a Corsair H100i Elite Capellix XT AIO. My wattage gets up to around 100 watts. Originally I had the...
  26. T

    Question Help Removing AMD 3700x heat sink

    Hello! I was new to building my PC a few years ago and its now overheating. Silly question but I have no experience and need to apply new thermal paste but haven’t got the CPU manual.
  27. K

    Question Why does my GPU clock speeds keep dropping under load? (HWiNFO64 log file provided)

    GPU clock speeds keep dropping even when the temps are fine. I thought maybe it could be the cpu throttling but that doesn't seem to be the case either. I don't think it's an issue with the power supply either according to the log file I exported using HWiNFO64. At first, even my CPU clock...
  28. ProSenpai94

    Question How to choose a new graphics card for my Inspiron 620s ?

    I have a Dell Inspiron 620s PC i was willing to upgrade till now. I have upgraded to a 128 gb ssd and 4 to 8 gb ram, and now it's time for a new GPU. I was searching on internet which graphics card to get and Dell website said that only 3 graphics cards are good to go on my Inspiron model . But...
  29. abroxl

    Question VGA debug light after installing a new PSU

    I just installed a new PSU, 80+ bronze 700w to a 80+ gold 750w, after installation my pc wont display and the VGA debug light is on, please help Specs: CPU - Ryzen 5600x GPU - RTX 4070 ventus 3x pc RAM - Corsair vengeance lpx 32gb (2x16) Motherboard - MSI A520 M A Pro PSU(New) - Corsair RM750x...

    Question B450i No POST/cpu debug

    No post/cpu debug light TLDR: tried to go to itx board //used 2 cpus no avail /lights and fans on running but cpu light on no post R 9 3900x///spare/// r 5 2600x both confirmed working(post) in b350 board Mobo — b350f going to b450I(used) Same ram 4x8gb crucial (using one for testing) Rtx...
  31. _Peejay

    Question 5900x Drops clock speed under sustained load

    Hey all I'm helping a friend troubleshoot a problem he has with his gaming PC. These are his specs: CPU: 5900x Mobo: Gigabyte A520M H RAM: Corsair 2x8GB 3200MHz CL16 RAM GPU: Nvidia RTX3070 Be Quiet!: 700W Two days ago while playing Warzone 2 he suddenly started to encounter frame drops. He...
  32. m1tkeee

    Question CPU missing pad?!

    Does anyone knows if this is fixable? I still have the pad of solder but i dont know if i m able to scrape a tiny bit of surface on the CPU to be able to see the copper and then solder that pad to it. Any help would be appreciated. Here is the image: View: https://imgur.com/a/QNQ7n56
  33. M

    Question Ran my 5800x3d for 1 hour with the cpu cooler sticker still on....

    As the title suggests, I accidentally ran my 5800x3d with my PA 120 sticker attached to the cooler, I was trying to troubleshoot my temp problems when I remembered I never took it off (such an amateur mistake but I was in a rush). The Cooler was running around 80c-90c while I was troubleshooting...
  34. NoobMaster5

    Question Cpu cooler smells like something burnt

    Hey, so I built my first ever gaming pc 2 weeks ago and everything is great so far loving the performance I get and everything is perfect but there is one issue my pc smells like something is burning like it's not straight up burnt but it smells like melting plastic or something like that. Ive...
  35. M

    Question upgrading my cpu but I don't know what to choose can someone help?

    hello, everyone, I want to upgrade my CPU I feel it's holding back my GPU in AAA games I don't know if the pc needs some tweaking in settings or if it is really the CPU cuz even though the system is good overall but the pc struggles with 1440p gaming on my ultrawide monitor. If I am going with...
  36. teagdav

    Question No boot after reinstalling CPU cooler

    This is my first time posting in a forum like this, so if I leave anything out I apologize. Yesterday I was working on my PC to add two more sticks of RAM (I already had 16gb (2x8gb)), but a part of the stock cooler was blocking one of my RAM ports, so I had to unseat and reaffix the CPU stock...
  37. korono22

    Question Should i undervolt i5-13600kf?

    Hi, i,ve noticed that when running cinnabench multi-core test my cpu is instantly getting to 100 degrees celsius. I've tried undervolting, -0.050 mV it ran at 90 degrees, -0.100 it ran at 60 degrees. Yes, i tried reapplying cooler. My question is should i care about that my cpu is getting too...
  38. k3nn00

    Question Cant decide which CPU

    I need some help. So Im building a new PC soon. Motherboard is Gigabyte Aorus Elite B550 V2 so Im torn between 5600x and 5700g. On userbenchmark it says that 5600x is faster that 5700g but 5700g has iGPU and I dont think id be able to buy all parts at once so thats a +1 point for 5700G it will...
  39. sweps

    Question I think my PC has been performing below expectations for a while

    I recently upgraded my GPU from a MSI GTX 1660 Ti to an RTX 4060 Ti thinking that I was going to notice a big change and it hasn't been like that either. For countless months I have felt that my PC is performing below expectations, and at this day I have not found a possible solution. This has...
  40. ching8888

    FS: Intel Core i9-13900KS CPU, very rare, 2 pcs available.

    Hello all: Location is USA Portland Oregon. Selling two i9-13900KS CPUs: - Factory sealed retail box, asking $900 - Open retail box, but never used, asking $800 Reasonable offers considered. Free shipping Fedex / USPS in USA 50 states. Other places/countries, Fedex/Postal shipping depends...