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    [SOLVED] H310 chipset bus speed

    Hello Intel 8th gen CPUs bus speed is 8gt/dmi3. I want to purchase g5400. What happened if I choose h310 chipset because it's bus speed 5gt/dmi2
  2. [SOLVED] Updated builds: which is better for FPS?

    Hello! Posted a thread a couple of days ago and got some really good advice! Made some changes in the builds and here is the updated versions! Open for all advice you can throw at me since this is the first time I try to put togheter gaming pc. I want the best performance for competitive...
  3. rounakr94

    Question Is this a normal level of IPS glow?

    The Monitor is a new 1.5 weeks old Benq GW2480 IPS 24" with a LG Display Panel (LG has bad service so skipped them this time). So is this a normal amount of IPS glow? In photo it looks a bit over exposed. There shouldn't be any backlit bleed as this has no bezels just black paint covering the...
  4. R

    Question My friend wants to know what kind of cpus this motherboard support.

    So my friend has an old pc and decided to fix it recently. He has a Fujitsu Siemens D2828-A1 motherboard and he is wondering what cpus he can put on it.
  5. Z

    [SOLVED] upgrading gpu or cpu first

    So i'm currently thinking of upgrading my crappy pc ( i can buy a used i5 2500k it's not used that much but i guess you can say it's in mint condition) I can also get an gtx 1050 ti 4gb Windforce OC edition but idk which to get first. I wanna be able to play games at high settings tho not every...
  6. R

    [SOLVED] motherboard for ryzen 7 2700x

    I need a nice motherboard that isn't too expensive and fancy.
  7. Vana Ivan Pandovski

    Question Can someone tell me what these Voltages mean?

    Hello I have recently just update my bios on my ASRock B450m Pro4 from 2.00 to 3.40. And in the new bios I found few new stuff, and I want some of you guys to explain to me what some of these means on the pictures and to what should they be set. Previously I was just adding a frequency and...
  8. rounakr94

    Question Want to install Win 8.1 on Ryzen

    Hello, since I have a ryzen cpu and nvidia gpu. I want to try out my luck installing Windows 8.1 on my PC while retaining my previous Windows 10 install. Since nvidia has support for Wimdoes 8.1 I have the drivers, also Realtek audio and lan drivers are there plus the usb drivers. So what I want...
  9. rounakr94

    Question Which ssd to use as boot?

    Hello I recently got a BX500 240gb as a gift from a online shop and installed itnin my system. So I want to know that since I already have another ssd in my system which one of the two should Inuse as OS and game drive? 860 evo 250 as OS and Crucial as Game drive. Crucial BX500 as OS and 860...
  10. P

    [SOLVED] Is there any difference between 2600x and 3600 in fps with a gtx 1070?

    Hello guys. I want to upgrade my rig and I plan to buy either a 2600x or a 3600 but I'm wondering if there will be any difference between these two CPUs in fps. My gpu is the gtx 1070. I will be gaming at 1080p. I will use my cpu ONLY for gaming. Thanks in advance.
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    [SOLVED] What motherboard for 3700x?

    Hello everyone. A friend of mine will buy a ryzen 7 3700x and he doesn't know what motherboard to pair the cpu with. He wants to buy a x470 mobo because x570 motherboards are really expensive. His budget is 120-160€. So which x470 motherboard should he buy? He doesn't want to overclock btw...
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    [SOLVED] What to do once I open my new pc?

    Hello everyone. I will be buying a ryzen 5 2600x, an asus prime x470 pro motherboard and the cmk16gx4m2b3000c15 ram. I was wondering what I have to do once I open my pc. Should I download any drivers or a bios update or something like that? Thanks in advance.
  13. P

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 5 2600x or 2700?

    Hello everyone. Now that the 3rd gen of ryzen cpus launched, the prices of the previous gen have dropped drastically and I think it's a good time to buy a 2600x or a 2700. The problem is that I live in Greece and the 2600x is about 150€ while the 2700 is about 200€. I have watched benchmarks and...
  14. rounakr94

    Question SSD seems to get slower over time

    I have a Samsung Evo 250gb and I have a 6month old Windows 10 install on it and I think that the ssd is getting slower with time. The space occupied is 28gb in windows and 23.29 as Over Provisioned out of 232.9 gb available space. Examples being: chrome,m s office used to open instantly on new...
  15. R

    Question SP120 Led Wonky performance

    I recently bought a sp120 red led as a front intake fan and its rpm is kinda jittery. On initial startup it shoots up to 1650 then after sometime it drops to 1480 and increases to 1550 and then drops back again and keeps repeating this. I also have a Coolermaster fan but that isn't doing this...
  16. [SOLVED] SP120 Red Led not running at rated speed.

    Hello my newly bought CorsairSP120 is not running at its rated 1650RPM as advertised on Corsair's website. I have attached the screenshot from HWinfo. All are connected to Mobo headers Here is the bios screenshot.
  17. R

    Question /DELETE

    I wanted to replace the SickleFlow X front intake fans of my case to something better and was looking at this fan. Corsair SP120 Red Led (1650RPM/55CFM @ 1.46mm/H20 So will it be a better intake for my case as it has a HDD cage infront of it. NB: I have a CM Sickle flow X infront and as soon...
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    Question Why my CPU usage is at 100% while I'm playing Rainbow Six Siege?

    Hello everyone. I've been playing siege since 2017 and I really love the game, but the last 7-8 months my game has poor fps and that is because my cpu is at 100% all the time. My gpu is the gtx 1070 and cpu is fx 9370. When I bought the game that wasn't the case though, I was playing with 100+...
  19. R

    Question CPU cooler fan position

    Hello my current cpu cooler fan(conical 92mm-120mm) is damaged and I am in search for a better cooler like the hyper 212 red led. Now the problem is that the cpu cooler is bigger than my case can accomodate(150mm) so I have to mount it horizontally bottom to up exhaust rather than the...
  20. P

    [SOLVED] Buy 2600x now or wait for ryzen 3rd gen?

    Hello everyone. Yesterday I was playing Rainbow Six Siege and I had very bad fps(my gpu is gtx 1070) and that was because my cpu(fx 9370) was constantly on 100% usage(most of the cores were at 100%). And I have been playing like that for a long time and it really pisses me off and is ruining the...
  21. Question Best fan placement for optimum cooling?

    Current fan setup in my case is 2xfront intake 2x top exhaust 1x back exhaust. If I change the setup as in the picture will it help the cpu temps?
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    [SOLVED] Will CPU bottleneck GPU

    Hi..... I am looking at buying the Asus FX705DT, but it comes with an AMD Ryzen 7 3750H CPU and a GTX 1650 GPU. I am worried that the AMD will bottleneck the GTX and my gaming experience wont be at its full potential. Would getting an i7 and a GTX 1050ti be better for a gaming package...
  23. Goofygiggles

    Question Task Manager incorrectly reports CPU usage

    Hello! I've got a Windows 10 machine with an i7 4770. I use MSI afterburner and HWMonitor to check my CPU utilizations, and I've noticed that task manager always reports the CPU usage as being about 20% higher than it actually is. Back when this computer had Windows 7 on it, task manager...
  24. Darbloader

    Question Guys i cant enable my VT-D tech (virtualization)

    why? i dont know! it's gray and I can not select Here is the problem https://ibb.co/DG5Ms54 Here is where you can see that i have Hyper-V https://ibb.co/nrrFsc8
  25. R

    Question Question about a used gpu.

    Hello, I want to buy a new system but will put a used gpu (1060 3gb). This is strictly a very limited 720p budget build and new gpu will hit the roof easily. So my question about the GPU is that since there are ample used mining cards in the market so my question is that is it possible to mod...
  26. R

    Question Is it normal for ryzen temps to spike up?

    Recently i noticed that the temps for my Ryzen 2400G is randomly spiking to 70C+ as my mobo is set to beep at 70C, i was also looking at reddit where some people are saying its because of XFR2. For example: I was playing AC:Unity and closed the game and immediately opened facebook on chrome and...
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    Question cpu and gpu bottleneck

    hello i have a 1060 6gb and a ryzen 5 2400g but i only play cs:go at around 80 - 100 fps, so i downloaded msi afterburner and then i noticed that my cpu and gpu were at 50% usage each at gaming. i looked up online and people were saying that the gpu should be at around 100% and the cpu should be...
  28. R

    Question Am i getting bottlenecked?

    I have a Phenom ll X4 830 cpu paired with a rx 560, ive noticed that I haven't been getting very good frames in games. Is this bottlenecking or some other cause? I'm not expecting amazing frames, because the graphics card isn't capable, but from videos I watched, I should be getting higher...
  29. R

    Question New GPU supported by Motherboard?

    I am getting a very good deal on a Zotac 1050ti Mini. I play very little games that too occasionally. I have a 2400G but its internal GPU doesn't cut it at all in titles like BF V. How will this GPU be? Its a brand new card from RMA and its not used in a mining rig till date. It has 3.3Years of...
  30. PaulAlcorn

    News AMD Reveals Zen 2 Microarchitecture, X570 Chipset, Ryzen APUs

    AMD whips the covers off its new Ryzen 3000 series and supporting platforms. AMD Reveals Zen 2 Microarchitecture, X570 Chipset, Ryzen APUs : Read more
  31. PaulAlcorn

    News AMD Announces 16-Core 32-Thread Ryzen 9 3950X for $749, 4.7 GHz boost, Launches in September

    AMD unleashes a 16-core 32-thread beast for the mainstream desktop: The Ryzen 9 3950X. AMD Announces 16-Core 32-Thread Ryzen 9 3950X for $749, 4.7 GHz boost, Launches in September : Read more
  32. PaulAlcorn

    News AMD Next Horizon Gaming Live Coverage, Navi and Ryzen 3000

    We're here for live coverage of AMD's Next Horizon Gaming event where we expect to learn more about the company's 7nm Ryzen 3000 processors and Navi GPUs. AMD Next Horizon Gaming Live Coverage, Navi and Ryzen 3000 : Read more
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    News AMD Secure Technology PSP Firmware Now Explorable, Thanks to Researcher's Tool

    Security researcher released a software tool to find and analyze the firmware of AMD's PSP chip, considered by many a potential security and privacy risk. AMD Secure Technology PSP Firmware Now Explorable, Thanks to Researcher's Tool : Read more
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    News Researchers Develop Permanent Magnetic Cooling System for Quantum Computers

    Researchers from the German Technical University of Munich developed a permanent magnetic cooling system for quantum computers, making them more practical. Researchers Develop Permanent Magnetic Cooling System for Quantum Computers : Read more
  35. PaulAlcorn

    News China Loses Zen: AMD Halts Technology Transfers of x86 IP

    AMD CEO Lisa Su tells us that the company is halting further technology transfers of its x86 IP to China-based companies. China Loses Zen: AMD Halts Technology Transfers of x86 IP : Read more
  36. PaulAlcorn

    News AMD Nixes Support for PCIe 4.0 on Older Socket AM4 Motherboards, Here's Why

    AMD officially nixes support for PCIe 4.0 on older motherboards. AMD Nixes Support for PCIe 4.0 on Older Socket AM4 Motherboards, Here's Why : Read more
  37. PaulAlcorn

    News Benchmarking AMD's Unreleased Ryzen 5 3400G on the Computex Show Floor

    We found AMD's unreleased Ryzen 5 2400G on the Computex show floor. Benchmarking AMD's Unreleased Ryzen 5 3400G on the Computex Show Floor : Read more
  38. PaulAlcorn

    News Intel Brings Its Own Benchmark to Refute AMD's '2X' EPYC Claim

    Intel fires back at AMD CEO Lisa Su's Computex claims that the company's upcoming 7nm EPYC Rome data center processors are twice as fast. Intel Brings Its Own Benchmark to Refute AMD's '2X' EPYC Claim : Read more
  39. PaulAlcorn

    News Intel Shows Conceptual 2035 Xe Graphics Cards, Provides Updates

    Intel announced its newest update to the Graphics Command Center and showed off conceptual renders of futuristic GPUs. Intel Shows Conceptual 2035 Xe Graphics Cards, Provides Updates : Read more
  40. PaulAlcorn

    News Intel Replaces Compute Card With NUC Compute Element

    Intel replaces the Compute Card with the NUC Compute Element. Intel Replaces Compute Card With NUC Compute Element : Read more