Do It Yourself

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    Question When my pc shall be outdated?

    Hello people, I upgraded to a vega 56 and a ryzen 2700, I have 2*8 3000mhz ram and a proper PSU, cooling. I want my pc in 3-4 years to perform 60 fps 1080p on medium as an acceptable aging process for my wallet. Is that too much to ask?
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    Question Nvidia Geforce GTX 1060 6GB

    I purchased this card less than a year ago and recently its begun occasionally blacking out and recovering its video with this message: " Display Driver Stopped responding and has recovered, Display driver Nvidia Windows Kernal mode driver, version 418.91 stopped responding and has successfully...
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    Unbearable Mouse Input Lag

    For about a month now i've had input lag in all my games that I play, some more than others. I have VSYNC turned off, have the newest drivers (tried older ones), temps are low, cpu and gpu are running at full speed, i've disabled pointer precision and mouse acceleration in windows, I have raw...
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    [SOLVED] I Have a 8700K issue

    Hello everyone, I overclocked My I7 8700K to 5Ghz and Benchmarked It With Intel Extreme Utility and i got 1940 Marks And i should have 2600-2700 Marks , Can somebody help Me ? Thx.
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    Cpu not cooling

    Hey everyone so I was cleaning my pc today and I took off the gpu and unplug several wires to beating things up. After cleaning pc and re-assembling everything I keep getting cpu fan error and also cpu over temperature. Please help. I have a Asus sabertooth z170 s and cooling my i7 is Corsair...
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    [SOLVED] Extremely Low CPU Benchmark Score on new build [HELP]

    I have a newly set up PC, and ran some benchmark on it after noticing the performance of it was not as smooth as I thought it would be. For a PC with such spec, I was expecting more. The result turn out to be somewhat surprising. The CPU score especially low. I guess this is the root cause of...
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    non-OEM batteries reviews?

    Anyone aware of websites that review/rate non-OEM laptop battery performance? I need to replace my Lenovo G50-80 battery....or if anyone can recommend....Thanks
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    [SOLVED] I keep losing connection

    Okay, I just built a pc and i bought a wifi card because i dont have ethernet in my room. the wifi card is a gigabyte GC wb867d and everytime i connect i lose connection after about 5 mins. the catch is that i have an extender and i dont lose connection to that. however the speeds are way faster...
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    [SOLVED] Will Dell Optiplex 790's motherboard 0D28YY work with Xeon e3-1220v2 normally?

    Hello community, my question is: Can Dell's motherboard 0D28YY(now im using i3-2120) have Intel Xeon e3-1220v2 as a CPU? I am worried because it is not classic desktop CPU, so i need to be sure if this upgrade is possible or not. If it wont cause any unpleasent action or harm during gaming...
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    **SOLVED** Avast is impossible to uninstall! **SOLVED**

    Hi guys. So while downloading Utorrent I missed unchecking the "Install Avast free antivirus" box and now its freaking impossible to uninstall! First I tried deleting the folder but it needed Admin rights. (im admin on my pc) so Secondly I tried giving my user full acces to the file but i...
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    Is this PSU good?

    I found this PSU, i can't really find reviews, I just want to know what You think about it: https://www.pcgarage.ro/surse/zalman/arx-80-plus-platinum-750w/
  12. The Paladin

    Upgrading from a 4790x System.... need thoughs

    Current system: CPU: Intel Core i7 4790K Cooler: 240mm AIO Cooler for CPU Motherboard: OptiPlex 7020 RAM: Patriot (4x8GB) 32GB Dual-Channel DDR3 @1866Mhz GPU: EVGA NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB SSD: SATA 447GB TOSHIBA Q300 HDD: SATA: 931GB Western Digital Black CASE: NXZT 340S PSU :Corsair...
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    [SOLVED] I need the name of an unfamiliar usb charging cable

    Hi, i have a smartwatch/phone (own sd card) from 2008 or something but can't find the charging cable anywhere online! also used by the bluetooth earpiece which i want to keep using :) thinner than usb c, and not a micro the gold plates are on one side in the middle...
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    Will I bottle neck?

    I am upgrading my gpu next week to a rtx 2070 (OR maybe a vega 56, if i can find the model i want). My current cpu is a i-5 8400, will this bottle neck the gpu/s performance( and how bad?). I have 16gb of ram btw.
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    GPU under performing in games such as bf5

    My Gpu is underperforming and i dont know what to do i have rx580 8gb i5-7400 7th gen 8gb ram
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    [SOLVED] Random FPS Drops

    I have a problem with my pc. Everytime i Play a game on it, every few minutes FPS drops to 15-25 with no reason at all. It even happens on old games like NFS Hot Pursuit. My PC Specs Gtx 1050 2GB VRAM AMD FX (tm) 6300 6 cores 8 GB RAM Windows 10 PRO
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    FSP fsp500-60ahbc 500W 80+ vs High Power 500W Eco 80+ Bronz

    Hello.I will buy fsp or high power 500w psu. My PC Specs; İntel i5 2400 Rx 570 4gb 240 gb ssd 500 gb hard drive Which one ?
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    CPU overheat too fast

    my cpu overheats too fast it temperature get to 90 c when it just use 15 % can i fix that ??? my cpu is i7 4800MQ laptop model is hp probook 640 G1 sorry for my bad english
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    [SOLVED] My new 9900k +16gb 4500 Mhz Corsair DD4 Ram + z390 motherboard keeps crashing

    I just bought a new 9900k + 4500mhz ddr4 ram and MSI z390 micro atx mobo and whenever I open up battlefield V. My CPU temp goes from 45'C to 75'C like in 3 seconds and then my computer crashes with the blue screen. Why?
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    [SOLVED] Laptop upgrade ideas?

    Hello, I need to start by saying I have never done upgrades to a laptop. I have however built many desktops. My daughter bought a Lenova Ideapad 110 15 80tj00lrus. She says it is slow as a brick. Can anyone give me any suggestions for upgrades? I am thinking a new ssd drive and ram. I...