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    Case for crossfire r9 290

    Hello, So I'm building my new pc... I managed to find 2 SAPPHIRE TRI-X r9 290's for the price of 1 GTX 970. The original case i wanted to buy was the NZXT source 340 (s340) because its just a goddammn beautifull case and fits my needs... atleast that was for one gtx 970. Now I'm worried my 2 r9...
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    Plugging in monitor for a test boot?

    In this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VIF43-0mDk4#t=33m00s He plugs his monitor into the GPU, as my monitor doesn't use a USB it uses the slot like the one under (The one where you have to screw two things in on each side) That will still go into the GPU right? Is there a difference...
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    Computer freezes after approximately 30 mins of graphically demanding game

    I recently installed a new MSI GTX 970 and 8 more GB of ram. At first I ran into a strange issue where my computer would restart itself whilst playing games and come up with some ASUS anti-surge protection. After googling I found out the majority opinion was that it was safe to turn this feature...
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    Best GPU for me

    Im looking for new gpu for my PC, which I can use for 2-4 years for games My specs are: Power Supply - Corsair VX 450 RAM - 2 x Corsair 1333MHz 2GB DRR3 Motherboard - H55M-UD2H CPU- Intel Core i5 750 2.67GHz GPU - AMD Radeon HD 5670 (Dedicated memory is 512 MB) Also can I buy same RAM I...
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    Is this the Microsoft surface 2 RT or Pro

    Hey Guys i am looking at buying an Microsoft surface 2 and am wondering if this is the RT or Pro http://www.microsoftstore.com/store/msuk/en_GB/pdp/Surface-2/productID.286902800 Thanks -Josh
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    Sonos for pc

    Is the Sonos playbar and sub worth getting for a computer ? is it not overkill for a pc ?
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    Don't seem to get the right perfomance

    Hello everyone! I bought a new computer for about 8 months ago from a company in Sweden (komplett.se) that build a lot of computers. I didn't have time to properly use it for gaming much back then but lately I've been using it more. Unfortunately I don't really feel that it gives me the smooth...
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    Is there any way to install an 80mm case fan into a Fractal R4 case?

    I'm looking to buy a Fractal Design Define R4 and the specs list 120/140mm fans as being compatible. Does that mean that there are only holes drilled to install those two sizes? Sorry, I'm new to PC building. The case is here: http://www.newegg.com/Product/index?itemnumber=11-352-020 The fans...
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    How to stress test?

    So I was wondering how to stress test a cpu. I have read that prime 95 is a good program to stress test with, but when you are about to start the torture test there are three options, so which should I take? 1. Small FFTs 2. inplace large FFTS 3. Blend After I have chosen, how long time should...
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    Effective Memory Clock question

    I'm wondering why a 4gb GPU has a less effective Memory Clock than a 2gb GPU: Less effective Memory clock with 4gb: 1)http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16814127748&nm_mc=AFC-C8Junction&cm_mmc=AFC-C8Junction-_-na-_-na-_-na&cm_sp=&AID=10446076&PID=3938566&SID= 2 examples of 2...
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    Stuck before BIOS, HDD broken?

    Hey everybody first off, english is not my native tongue, so i want to apologize if this question has already been answered in the past and i was not able to handle the search functions well enough. I tried to boot my system this morning, but i can't get past the inital start screen of the bios...
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    Question about compatible DDR2 RAM?

    Hi, I'm looking to upgrade an old PC from 1GB to 2GB of RAM. 1GB = "512MB 1xR8 PC2-4200u-444-11” 2GB = "1GB 2xR8 PC2-4200u-444-11-B1" Does the “B1” signify incompatibility? The PC is Advent T9307 with MSI mobo with 2 memory banks. Thanks W
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    Questions about the LG 34UM95

    My computer has a AMD 8350 w/ sli gtx780's. Does anyone forsee any issues gaming with this Monitor? Would it be better to buy it now through Newegg or wait on Amazon?
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    usb overcurrent status

    Hello overyone.I am new here and i have a big prob here! I open the pc and it says usb overcurrent status detected! I removed the front usb cables and restarted the pc nothing happend plz help
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    FInal Build for new Gaming PC for 1500

    I have finally decided on the following parts that im going to pick up this week PCPartPicker part list: http://ca.pcpartpicker.com/p/3jZiy Price breakdown by merchant: http://ca.pcpartpicker.com/p/3jZiy/by_merchant/ Benchmarks: http://ca.pcpartpicker.com/p/3jZiy/benchmarks/ CPU: Intel Core...
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    Is this gaming rig ok? Please help! :-D

    Hello folks Will this gaming rig be able to run Battlefield 4 and other modern games at an acceptable frame rate? I have a budget at about $1300. Please leave any suggestions. :-D CPU: Intel Core i5 4670k CPU cooler: Noctua NH-U12P SE2 (I want to overclock) GPU: ASUS GTX 770 2GB Motherboard...
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    Cheap (base) gaming build

    Looking to build a gaming desktop eventually. Right now I'd like a base build just to start off and I want to upgrade later when I have some more money. I'm not looking for something that can max out games right now, just something to start off but can still run things decently. Anything is...
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    USB stick not recognized

    Hi guys! I bought a Asus laptop a few months ago, with windows 8 installed. I wanted to format it so I could have both Windows 7 and Ubuntu, so I tried to create a bootable Windows 7 USB but for some reason, the laptop never started up from the usb. Afterwards, I did the same with an Ubuntu...
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    CPU bottleneck ?

    CPU : core 2 duo E6850 @ 3.0 Ghxz GPU:550 ti 4 gb ddr2 ram 500w PSU I noticed that when i play nfs rivals and some other games my cpu is 99 or 98% in use i get terrible FPS . Is this do to cpu bottleneck. I am planing to upgrade to 8320 and 8gb ram , and hope that will eliminate cpu...
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    Razer Tiamat 7.1 Subwoofer Only Works in 2.1 mode! Help!

    My Razer Tiamat 7.1 headset's subwoofer apparently only works when I toggle off the 7.1. In 2.1, the subwoofer works fine (and great). However, when I try to turn the 7.1 audio on, it just stops working. There is no bass at all. Please help!