Forum discussion tagged with Devices.
  1. aGoodOldRub

    Question If same price 2600x or 2700 ? sorry for this title

    I am just gonna play games and I found a deal where I can get the 2700 for the same price as 2600x I mean kinda. I can get 2600x with b450 gaming plus asus MOBO or 2700 with msi a pro mobo. I don't think motherboard brand difference make a big difference ? I would like to spend no more than 50...
  2. pirx_the_pilot

    Question PSU shuts down with a click within half a second after turning on

    Hello good people. I'd really appreciate your assistance with my issue. The story: I built a new PC (all parts brand new), it was running fine for a few hours, and then shut down unexpectedly and wouldn't start any more. Upon pressing the power button it would either not react at all or turn on...
  3. H

    [SOLVED] Aftermarket Cooling on RX580

    Hi, so I wanna change the stock cooler on my RX580, its a RX-580P8DFWR, and I was considering buying the Arctic Accelero Xtreme IV, I am aware that the cooler supports the RX580, but I wanna make sure I dont have a custom PCB, or any other thing that can make a problem, thanks for your time...
  4. J

    Question Second Default Audio Device - How to Set

    I am curious to know if there is a way to set a primary default audio device in Windows 10, followed by a secondary. I would like my Bluetooth Sony Soundbar to be my primary default, but to have Windows 10 know that when I turn on my Arctis Pro Wireless headphones, that I want to use those, and...
  5. A

    Any experience on TXRUI products?

    hi Anyone bought any product (RAM, CPU, etc) from this company? Seems a new one, any experience on its quality? Thx
  6. Metrospectia

    Question Dell Latitude e6410 automatically turns off when a hard drive is inserted.

    I dissembled my laptop about an hour ago. I took unscrewed the cooler and re-seated the CPU. After I was done I re-screwed everything and started the laptop without the hard drive. But then when I put the hard drive in and press the power button it lights up along with the keyboard lights and...
  7. Violett

    [SOLVED] Wich type of towel is adequate to clear thermal compound already applied ?

    Hello guys. I want to swap my I9 9900k CPU, wich is already installed in the socket with an stock air cooler, ( the system is brand new), to another motherboard. The question is wich is the best type of towel adequate for clear the thermal compound ? I saw on the Internet that the most type of...
  8. D

    Question Why does my Galaxy S9 show that I'm on a 5Ge network?

    Someone on the internet said that my phone doesn't have the right antenna for 5G. But at the top it says 5G. I have AT&T.
  9. W

    Question I7 3770 with rx 590 or 1660 ti?

    So i want to play games on 1080p/60hz , I currently have 1050 Ti which is not strong enough for 1080p I saw some review that say i7 3770 will bottleneck the 1660 Ti , so will i better pick rx 590 instead?
  10. Sowreen

    [SOLVED] Can motherboard affect monitor hz?

    Hi. I bought GIGABYTE X470 AORUS ULTRA GAMING motherboard and on the specification tab there is a line stating: "1 x HDMI port, supporting a maximum resolution of 4096x2160@60 Hz* ". This mean I can't play on 144Hz refresh rate on 4k resolution but will I be able to run Full HD resolution on 144 Hz?
  11. F

    [SOLVED] VRMs get really hot even with VRM heatsinks any other way of cooling them?

    So my VRMs get really hot during gaming. I used a multimeter as my motherboard (Asus M5A78l-M Plus) doesn't have onboard VRM temperature sensors I launched Cinebench R15 Extreme and put my multimeter temperature diode, the highest temperature I reached was 90 celsius. Also keep in mind that I...
  12. M

    Question CPU ez debug light

    I just recently bought and installed an MSI Z370 Pro with a new CPU and RAM (i5-8600k and 16gb of Corsair Vengence). When I first turned it on, the fans would spin but the ez debug light for the CPU was on. I forgot to plug in the CPU power (ikr) so I plugged that in and now the fans won’t even...
  13. S

    Question How to run my CPU on max boost speed?

    I have i7-7700hq, base:2800 MHz, Boost: 3800 MHz. My CPU runs at 3410 MHz, rarely reach 3610 MHz. I'm using Ultimate performance power plan. Temperatures are around 70C.
  14. X

    Question Long POST process - - code 92 on MSI 970FXA

    Hey there guys. So as of recently I have noticed that when either rebooting my pc or booting from cold, the post process is taking a rather long time (3-4 minutes avg). Post Code 92 hangs the longest and then goes through the remainder of codes then windows loads at what would be a normal speed...
  15. A

    Question upgrade advice wanted

    Hi All, As its been a few years I think its time for an upgrade, mainly MMO Gaming + Photoshop ( image merging, panoramic merging etc). I tend to find the only time my current system struggles is when using image rendering softwere for image merges etc.. Below is my current hardware setup...
  16. H

    Question Small Question Between Ram Choices

    In my region (HK) on Newegg, there are two choices of ram I can choose from and want an opinion on which one I should go with. The first one is the GeIL EVO SPEAR 16GB (2 x 8GB): The second one is the G.SKILL Aegis 8GB (I would get two of these):
  17. erik62905

    Question Purchasing A Laptop For Myself For High-School Under $600

    So I am going to high-school next year and need to get a laptop. I'm not new to computers and have searched for a while. I was debating between an i5 8250U and a Ryzen 5 2500U. I originally settled on the R5 because it has Vega 8 graphics but I couldn't find a laptop in that price range (Under...
  18. D

    Question Graphic tablet out of screen

    Hello everyone. I've recently bought a drawing tablet (Trust Streamline) and ran into a problem. The drawing area of the tablet is running out of the screen. As in I can only use about half of it before the "mouse" icon disapears in the right side, almost as the surface is too big for the...
  19. Pythonbites

    [SOLVED] best case black fans (non RGB) for a budget?

    Hi I'm building a pc for $510 and i'm new to pc building so it is hard for me to find good case fans for a low price (I need 5 case fans) that are 120mm and are from a known, trusted brand, offer reasonable airflow and wont die in like 6 months. Does anyone know any good models? Any help would...