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    Will AMD Phenom II x6 1055T bottleneck Nvidia gtx 1050 or an rx 460?

    Hello, I want to upgrade my potato gpu with the those stated above. I'm wondering if my old cpu will bottleneck these gpu heavily.
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    gateway zx6971 computer processor upgrade from an i3 to i5

    I want to change my processor from an i3 to an i5 on a gateway ZX6971 All in one PC. also the graphic card if possible, i am a gamer and my PC can't handle some of the newer games
  3. DeltaTaco

    How is thermal paste made of silver?

    So obviously silver is one of the most conductive elements out there, and its thermal conductivity makes it a perfect candidate for thermal paste. However, it is also very electrically conductive. Arctic Silver 5 is advertised as being "99.9 Pure Micronized Silver" but also "Non-electrically...
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    Annoying Stuttering in Most Games

    Every game that I play suffers with stuttering. The stutters are small but noticeable, kind of like mini freezes in some cases. I'll list my specs: i5 6600k @3.5 RX 480 8GB Gigabyte z170x Gaming 3 16GB DDR4 3000mhz RAM 1TB HDD 250GB SSD Corsair CX750 PSU Some examples of games that stutter are...
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    LGA 1336 CPU Upgrade

    I'm looking to turn a dell t3500 into a cheap gaming computer. I don't wan't it to be bottle necked so I am looking for a cheap but effective processor. Mobo: 0XPDFK
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    RX 480 vs GTX 1060

    Should i get a gtx 1060 now and upgrade later or an rx 480 now and crossfire later?
  7. OmaerNyc

    1080p 144hz 27'' Monitor w/ R9 390X ?

    Hi, I did some search on the forum before i post this but wanted to check with you all again. I just ordered 1080p 144hz 27inch monitor for my pc(for $249 with deal), i could get 1440p 60hz 27 inch as well. I decided to go for 144hz because i only play battlefield series and fifa. Since im...
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    Boot issue solutions?

    Basically, to make a long story short, my laptop somehow shut down while I was doing a complete reset on it, corrupting its data. None of the repair methods I've tried from the menu have had any results, it just gives an error that states 'cannot be done at the moment' or something of that...
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    Will my cpu bottleneck my new gpu?

    i have an i3 5005u which i think is good enough and an radeon r5 m330 2gb gpu which is too old. so my gpu bottleneckes my cpu right now and i will upgrade my gpu. i am about gtx 750 ti and gtx 950. but if i choose such good gpus my cpu might bottleneck it,so should i buy a new cpu despite my...
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    Help recovering Vista from alternate media

    Conjuring the ghost of Vista past My laptop had a fatal hardware error and died. A friend gave me an old HP 6910p laptop. It was originally a windows Vista business edition laptop. But it got a virus and they hard wiped the entire HD and installed Linux. So I don't have the original windows...
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    Are my psu and my motherboard ready for GTX 1080?

    So this is my pc: 8GB RAM CPU: i5 4460 3.2 GHz PSU: 650W Antec VP650PM Motherboard: ASRock b85m pro4 Graphics card: Gtx 750 ti SSD: 250gb samsung 850 evo HDD: 1TB Seagate I think I have enough Watt from my psu and that the cpu won't bottleneck the gpu(only if the game is cpu intensive). I...
  12. Muradin007

    Skylake U/Y/H/S Where to buy?

    Hi! I feel kinda silly asking this --- I'm looking to maximize the processors I have observed so far for a new build. I saw that the non-K // non-base processors for the Skylake line had some pretty interesting benefits and I wanted to make use of them. Only problem is...where do I find...
  13. a12000

    I think I broke my USB to MIDI cable. Is there any way I can fix it?

    I bought a generic MIDI to USB cable so I could interface my old Rock Band keyboard with my PC and do music things. (this one) I plugged everything in and tried to test it in Ableton. It showed up in the MIDI devices as USB2.0-MIDI, and would turn on fine, but Ableton didn't get a signal from...
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    R9 380 vs GTX 960 on a budget

    Which one is the best for you and why? What about the 2 vs 4 Gb of these cards, is it worth paying more for the extra 2 Gbs? Usage: Mainly gaming.
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    Best Cpu for my setup

    Hi I am looking for the best possible cpu available with my current setup PSU Corsair CS450M Graphics: GTX 970 MotherBoard: Asus A88x Pro
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    I Recently Tried Upgrading My RAM

    Hello, I have an Asus K52JT-A1 that I recently decided to update to 16GB of RAM so I purchased 2x8GB sticks of Crucial RAM (Model CT102464BF160B.C16FPR). After it arrived and I tried to install it, I found out that my computer only supports 8GB of RAM. I then tried to install just one of the...
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    Gaming PC under $2,000 USD - been a while since I did this

    I'd like to build a new gaming machine. The last one was built around 2009. Here are a few details about my requirements: ■ I don't plan to go over 1920x1080, but I will probably add a second Monitor at that resolution (my current one is 144hz) ■ I play League of Legends, Fallout 4, XCOM 2...
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    Is this a good pc? I am wondering if this pc is good for gaming and video editing?
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    What is a Fairly Decently Priced AM3/AM3+ CPU That Is Used in Moderate Gaming Builds?

    Currently I am running an Athlon x4 750k stock (FM2, going to upgrade Mobo too) with a 212 Evo. The problem I am having is that my GPU (GTX 770 2gb) doesn't seem to be getting the frames that I see others with in their builds. Many of my friends have similar cards (if not same), yet noticeable...
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    hard drive repartitioned itself

    C drive re-partitioned itself while I was using computer, I had an android tablet plugged into a usb port. don't know it that had anything to do with it. The drive is new, 1 Terra byte was partition with 100 meg/800 gig as c and the rest was recovery, was changed down to 118 gig C, 100 megs...
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    Sudden CPU high voltage

    Hi, I'm having a problem with my desktop, while I was browsing my pc restarted and then showed up the Asus anti-surge and I can't start the pc again, I can only enter on the Bios. It shows a high voltage but I never had this problem before. I tried to shut down the pc for an hour but the...
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    Are Intel Pentium processors ok...?

    Just to say, before you all chastise me, I have a gaming rig for the majority of my needs, it isn't amazing but it does the job. I am looking to buy a laptop/ultrabook for work/business/video editing; problem is my budget is only about £500 (give or take). I was looking for something small and...
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    WoW , look what i did to my gpu , it might be interesting

    so i basically salvaged my 2 x 120 mm cpu cooler fans and i took of this weak crappy asus fan over the gpu heatsink : and i replaced them with the 2 120 mm fans (with duct tape) and it ended up looking like this : it works! it produces some noise but it's not nasty so can you...
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    best graphics card to play at ultra on 768p

    Hello guys i want a graphics card to play games such as crysis 3,gta 5,AC Syndicate,BF 4 all at ultra settings with all filters and AA,MSAA,FXAA maxed out at 768p resolution with 45-60 fps.My system is running a i5 4690k oc to 4.3 ghz and a evga 500 watt in India my budget is near...
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    Graphics card not being recognized by monitor

    Hello! I just finished my first build a couple of days ago. Everything seemed to be working great except after I installed my graphics card bios no longer will show up and my monitor doesn't recognize the card at all and says "VGA not detected" even though it's on VGA mode and everything is...
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    V-MODA Crossfade M-100 or ATH-AG1x

    I've narrowed things down between the V-MODA Crossfade M-100 or waiting for the new ATH-AG1x to be released. My budget for a good closed headset is $370 or less and do not want to use a modmic. I have tried the Hyperx Cloud II and I didn't like the background noise I experienced. This headset...
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    High temperatures of CPU while idling

    Hello. I've been using an intel i5 4670 CPU for a couple of years now. The last few days, at random points my computer just stuttered and froze, requiring me to hard reset it. After a bit of google searching I came to the conclusion that it probably is the CPU temperature. After downloading a...
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    Ripped wire from molex connector

    So i was upgrading my psu and made a terrible mistake. My case has two fans on the side panel which are 3 pins that goes to a board of some sort and receives power from a 2 pin to molex connector. Well i managed to tear off one of the wires (there are two wires one black and one red, the red is...
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    VS650 + R9 290x + FX 8320

    Hello, I have this pc build : MODO : Gigabyte 990XA CPU : FX 8320 (no oc) RAM :1X 8GB DDR3 1600MHZ Cooler : CoolerMaster Hyper 212 EVO GPU : Asus EAH5770 v2 1 X ssd Kingston 1 X HDD 500GB (3,5") 1 X HDD 1TB (2,5") PSU : Corsair VS650 CASE : NZXT H440 and i am going to upgrade my GPU i found a...
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    a new video card

    Hi, i want a good video card for this resolution 1024×768,my budget is around 140$ and here is my specs Cpu:e5700 3ghz Current gpu:gt 9500 Ram:4gb ddr3 Psu:400w with no 6 pin caple and will this pc run gta v on a playable settings
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    Which PSU is good ?

    Corsair CX600 600w or Seasonic S12II 520w.... I'am getting both of them at almost same price. which one of them is good of these specs ? Processor:- FX 8350 @4.0ghx with CM Hyper 212x Ram:- 8GB GPU:- GTX 960 2GB Mobo:- Asus M5A99X EVO R2.0 And 4 USB ports is in use including a USB hub.
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    Graphical Errors Issue AMD R7 265

    I'm experiencing graphical errors that are seemingly random, they never happen only in one game or consistently within a certain interval they just seem to happen. That being said I'm fairly sure this is an error with the GPU however I am open to suggestions before trying to deal with an RMA...
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    What motherboard do i have?

    Was thinking about getting an XFX R9 390 and a new power supply (Corsair 750W), but i'm wondering if the motherboard can handle the XFX R9 390. What i've seen is that it requires a PCI-E 3.0 x16(?), but information about my computer is rare and theres a bunch of different models (which i don't...
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    How long would this set-up last me? (Future proofing)

    how long would this set-up last and is it worth the money price/quality wise? INTEL i7 Quad Core @ 4,4 GHz MSI Z170A Gaming M Mainboard Water-Cooled 16 GB DDR4 RAM 240GB SSD + 1TB HDD DVD ReWr NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980TI OC - 6144 mb It costs 2300 euro' s or would i be better of with the...
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    Printer Icon gone

    Firefox 41.0.1 What happened to my printer icon shortcut? It is on the file menu, but is gone from the "menu" and from the bar? This happened when Firefox updated.
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    Motherboard SLI Compatibility? (GA-Z77X-UP5)

    Hello, The Gigabyte webpage for my current mobo says it's SLI compatible ( but the board isn't listed in the SLI compatible list on Nvidia's website...
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    NVIDIA 970 GTX VS Radeon 390 for AMD Build?

    Nvidia never let me down but there is a hype with AMD and DX12 that thinking is time to switch? I was thinking on buying an MSI 970 GTX 100me, it costs 340 and i am looking for durability and better performance in a Radeon, 390 maybe? in the 300-350 price range. Any suggestions and a...
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    Need help, dont know, whats wrong with my pc!

    Hello! I have been playing CS:GO (and other games) for a long time and from time to time, the fps of most of the games just reduce and I sometimes found a fix for it... But now, i dont know what to do. Here is everything I did (If I remember everything): Defragging Installing (and...
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    i5-4690k Overclocking Failure?

    Hi, I recently purchased a Corsair h100i gtx to cool my 4690k and it works great so I decided to do some overclocking. I have an Asus Maximus Gene VI Z87 mobo. I tried a cpu strap of 100 with a multiplier of 42. Got into windows ran LinX everything worked great, so naturally I decided to go...