Page 2 - Forum discussion tagged with CPUs.
  1. Rickles

    Question NEED HELP ASAP!! How to fix no display on monitor when everything in the PC turns on?

    I have a relatively new build, it worked fine up until today. I have an AMD Ryzen 5 2600 processor with an ASUS B450 Prime AMD Ryzen 2 motherboard, Crucial Ballistix sport LT 2666 MHz DDR4 RAM, and an MSI Radeon RX 580 graphics card. I was having a problem with my RAM (it was only detecting 4GB...
  2. D

    [SOLVED] CPU for a 2080 ti?

    I AM CANADIAN BY THE WAY SO MY DOLLAR VALUE IS POO Boxing day is coming up AND Thread-Ripper JUST came out and I currently have an i7 6700k cooled with a Coolermaster 212 EVO and a z270-k board with 16gb of lpx vengence ram, anyways. I believe the time to upgrade is NOW and i would love to...
  3. M

    [SOLVED] Need a cheap motherboard that will support a 3400g out of the box

    I want a cheap motherboard that will support a 3400g without needing the bios to be updated, I'd prefer it to be under 100 dollars, but a little over would be fine.
  4. rounakr94

    [SOLVED] 1070 not performing up to the mark

    I recently changed my 1060 3gb to a 1070 but my performance number didn't increase that much. It still nearly the same. Just a 5-10% increase. I didn't change my CPU though and its still the old 2400G. So what can the issue be here? I am on all latest drivers and Windows Updates.
  5. R

    Question Is my cooling/CPU/GPU okay??

    Hello! I was recently playing Fortnite and I was curious to see what my temps were on my Alienware Aurora Gaming PC. I checked the Thermal Controller and the GPU was going from about 78C to 82C, and I was wondering if thats bad. I can also hear the fans on my PC too, but it is pretty quiet. I...
  6. F

    [SOLVED] GTX 660Ti Compatibility

    Is the GTX 660Ti 2GB compatible with my pc? Specs: CPU: Intel Pentium(R) Dual-Core CPU E5700 @ 3.00GHz RAM: 2GB Samsung RAM Motherboard: Acer Veriton M480 Graphics: Intel G45/G43 Express Chipset (Acer Incorporated [ALI]) Power Supply: 250W
  7. K

    Question Ryzen 2700x or 3600/3600x for 1440p gaming

    So I am at a predicament between these 2 CPUs. Where I live, the 2700x ($130) is 60 dollars cheaper than the 3600 ($200). I already have an x470 Asus CH7 waiting for the new chip. I game at 1440p/144hz with a 1080ti so I was wondering if the 3600 is worth it for 1440p gaming, because all I have...
  8. Lil’bertz

    Question Ryzen 5 3400G or i5 8400 for Minecraft?

    Im planning to build a new PC. Im stuck with these CPUs Ryzen 5 3600 Ryzen 5 2600 Ryzen 5 2400G Ryzen 5 3400G (original pick) i5 8400 (original pick) i5 9400 i3 8100 im not gonna use shaders but ill be using a few basic mods cus i dont need a lot of mods can anyone suggest whats is the better...
  9. Heater6785

    [SOLVED] Second hand CPU/GPU

    I am searching for a used CPU and GPU for my PC. Are there any risks for the CPU if it hasn't been overclocking or working on high temperatures and I put a thermal compound and use a good cooler (not the stock one) after buying it? Besides from getting out from a mining rig and the temps, is...
  10. CamaroIV

    [SOLVED] PC won’t start at all. Green Motherboard light is on.

    Hello all! I usually search around here and find solutions to my own problems. This time I have a problem I cannot figure out. My personal custom PC I built had a hiccup today. I went to turn it on just like any other day and when I pressed the case power switch all of the lights lit up as...
  11. D

    Question What is max RAM of Intel Celeron e3400 2.60ghz?

    What is max RAM of Intel Celeron e3400 2.60ghz?
  12. krelidas_34

    Question Is AMD Ryzen 7 better than Core i7, or is it the opposite?

    My current Samsung Ativ isn't good for my college class (Game Production). Core i5 with 8GB of RAM and integrated graphics isn't enough for running Unity program. I am majoring in Computer Science, and I need a powerful computer. I did my search and found some gaming laptops that were...
  13. drosehill

    Question Any need to upgrade to i5 for normal office work?

    I'm currently looking at making some upgrades to my three year old build. I did it on a budget and it was my first one, but it has served me really well. My current components: Motherboard — Asus H110M-K Processor — Intel® Core™ i3-7100 Processor RAM — 16GB I use it exclusively for office...
  14. T

    [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
  15. [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...
  16. 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...
  17. 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.
  18. 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...
  19. R

    [SOLVED] motherboard for ryzen 7 2700x

    I need a nice motherboard that isn't too expensive and fancy.
  20. 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...
  21. 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...
  22. 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...
  23. 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.
  24. P

    [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...
  25. P

    [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.
  26. 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...
  27. 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...
  28. 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...
  29. [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.
  30. 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...
  31. P

    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+...
  32. 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...
  33. 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...
  34. 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?
  35. G

    [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...
  36. 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...
  37. 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
  38. 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...
  39. 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...
  40. O

    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...