Forum discussion tagged with EPS.
  1. Biggest_Cheeser

    [SOLVED] 8 pin EPS - 4 + 4 pin EPS - 2x 4 pin ATX

    So, please correct me if I'm wrong, 8 pin EPS is used to deliver >230W and the 4 - pin EPS is for approximately half of this. I know that the 4-pin atx cable is the older power cable, but is a 4-pin EPS = 4-pin ATX? I need an extension cable because those from my PSU don't reach the CPU power...
  2. M

    [SOLVED] Does qvl in PSU Imoptant????

    Hello - Is it important to use psu in Motherboard QVL list ? another questions : does this PSU from EVGA Good with MSI Unify Z490? is this PSU has 2x8pin cpu power connecter beacuse the mother board has 2x8 pin cpu power connector ? does this PSU good in general? PSU LINK ...
  3. A

    [SOLVED] EPS connector

    How many watts can suply only the 8 pin connector? In some websites I saw 235w and in anothers up to 336w.
  4. M

    EPS connections differentiate

    One of the connectors has all rounded-corner pins. It fits in the female end in the board, of course, but I want to make sure I won't fry anything. Pics: View: https://imgur.com/a/OsDQC0t
  5. D

    Question PC blinks once but stays off

    Hi everyone, once I hit the power button the PC blinks once and powers off. If I unplug the 2 4pins cpu connectors it starts (with a black screen obviously), but once it's plugged back in the PC blinks and stays off. If I unplug the graphics cards it Boots but once back it sometimes doesn't...
  6. vth123

    Long Hours Of Gaming Plugged or Unplugged?

    So i bought an Acer Nitro 5 and since its GPU is only a 1050 ti, I want to get the best performance for every game. I noticed that it loses in game performance when it is unplugged however, when plugged, I get noticeable changes in the fps. I just want to know if I should keep it plugged with...
  7. W

    Cannot reinstall AMD graphics drivers

    A month ago my pc crashed while playing a game, then it wouldn't boot up. I found out the reason why it wouldn't boot is because of the graphics drivers, so I uninstalled it and then my pc would start up normally again. But as soon as I try to reinstall the drivers, my screen goes black and my...
  8. L

    [SOLVED] BIOS update with CPU that is not supported

    Will the MB boot BIOS to update it with unsupported CPU installed? MB - GA-H81-D3 (rev. 1.0) BIOS - F3 CPU - i5-4570 (since BIOS F5) The guy I'm buing it from says that he run it with i3-4130T and F3 BIOS. But Gigabyte suport says that even his CPU is supported since F5 version. Just to update...
  9. N

    New build, can't install OS or boot Live USB

    System: Mobo: ASRock A320M-HDV CPU: AMD A8 9600 3.4GHz RAM: Kingston HyperX Fury 4GBx2 DDR4 2666Mhz PSU: Corsair CX450 Issue: Can't get an OS to install, or even run from a live USB. The system begins to boot into the OS and shows the splashscreen, but then restarts in a loop. Have tried with...
  10. R

    PC won’t boot with all cores on (WINDOWS 10)

    I have an AMD FX8350 (8 core) and my OS is windows 10, whenever I try booting my pc I get the windows logo and the white loading circle then it restarts and boots up to the loading and repeats. However, this stopped when I disabled a pair of cores in my BIOS. It didn’t matter which core I...
  11. D

    GPU upgrade for i3-7100 & GTX 1050 Ti

    Hi all, my son has the following rig: -i3 7100 -8GB RAM -GTX 1050 Ti 4GB He plays Fortnite, and would love a dual screen setup and more FPS... spoilt brat :pt1cable: Is the GTX 1060 6GB a worthwhile upgrade from the 1050Ti, given he’ll be running it on an i3?
  12. S

    eMMc to ssd

    Im going to be cloning my c drive from the built in 32 g eMMC to a 120 g ssd on my hp HP 14-an012nr just just want to know if there would be any compatibility issues and if i could format and use that 32 g after i have cloned the c drive
  13. K

    Pentium 4 and I5 750 still good in 2018

    I want to start Building my own budget Pc.I'm new to this and I found my dads old Pentium 4 and a I5 750. Could I still use one of both because it would be much cheaper. P.S.:If not I'm building a ryzen Pc
  14. K

    How to know my HDD type to transfer it to another Laptop as internal HDD?

    So i bought this ASUS ROG GL553VD. it has 128GB SSD and 1TB HDD (7200RPM). I also have my old asus laptop X450CC that have 500GB HDD (dunno what RPM it's running on). I think i'm gonna buy HDD Caddy to install another internal HDD and put my old one to the new one just for much more space. How...
  15. sergio.lopezsevilla

    opend gpu and has thermal paste

    i opended uo my 1050 and it already had pre applied thermal paste on it smeared on those outer grey pins so i cleaned it and got rubbing alchohol to clean it 50% and wondering if it will damage it?
  16. D

    Far cry 4 fps issues

    Hello I got a new computers this christmas. It has 8gb RAM I7 7700hq 1tb hdd Nvidia Gtx970 I bought far cry 4 one day ago and started playing today. It was working all right, with 30fps. I played for three hours in the living room, with the pc plugged. At a point I took It to my room. I closed...
  17. L

    Migration, hdd to ssd won't work

    Hi all, I've bougt a new ssd and I want to migrate my hdd files to my ssd. I curently have 200 gigabytes used of the 1tb hdd. The new ssd is a 250gigabyte one from crucial. Yesterday I tried to migrate my hdd files to my ssd with Acronis. But this didn't worked. The programm said the diference...
  18. J

    I/O Shield Issue

    Alright. I’m going out of my mind here guys. From what I understand, those metal tabs on the back of an i/o shield are supposed to ground/protect the mobo’s ports from static damage. But for the life of me, I can’t fit my mobo up against the i/o shield without the metal tabs blocking anything...
  19. R

    GTX 1060 6gb Won't Boot.

    so for xmas i got a 1060 6gb GPU freaking awesome! my old GPU has been loosing frames so this is great! So i unplugged my GTX 770 and it two connectors i kept one out front since the 1060 i got needs a 6 pin connector so i installed the new card but when i go to boot the system the fans on the...
  20. R

    didn't find at support site

    I did not find my wifi driver on dell support site for my dell inspiron 15 having service tag jzjt432. Wherewill I fnd it
  21. K

    What are Intel Wireless AC?

    This is probably a stupid question but what are those Intel Wireless AC? Are they WiFi cards? What do they do? And if they are WiFi cards, don't they need antennas? I found this product when trying to find Bluetooth cards.
  22. I

    What combo to get for a long term PC solution

    Ryzen 3 1200 with gtx 1060 3gb, ryzen 5 1400 with gtx 1050 ti 4gb, Intel i3 8100 with Rx 560 4gb Can get each of those with Mobo, ram and the combo listed for $420 already have a great case and 600w psu Currently play easier games as far as what's needed to run them but want to get more into...
  23. A

    Where can i buy IO shield?

    I bought a second hand Asrock Extreme4 x79 which is really rare to find these days, i was really grateful when i found it but unfortunately it reached me without a backplate. I contacted asrock and they didnt reply to me. So could anyone please tell me from where could i buy it? btw the asrock...
  24. K

    Cant access to Internet

    Hi, I'm using asus lappy , till yesterday i was able to use my internet through my wifi connection but when i started the laptop today the wifi seemed to be connected but pages were not loading , my wifi is okay with other devices connection but my laptop is not able to load the pages . I have...
  25. C

    Undervoltage effects on a PC

    I'm in Europe so voltage here is 220. Today due to heat something happened with electrical wires on poles or something and an area in our town is now getting 120V instead of 220v. It kinda fluctuates between 120-220V. When this happened I was on my PC watching YouTube. Everything was working...
  26. 190221

    Windows update still works!!!

    install xp SP3 and IE8, then open internet explorer and paste this link... http://www.update.microsoft.com/microsoftupdate/v6/default.aspx bookmark for convenient access later. microsoft just broke the old redirectors, that's all. EDIT: if you want plain ol' windows update, (not for other...
  27. S

    Blower or open air for gtx1080ti in node 202

    So which one should I be using? I've heard blower aka fe cards will be cooler but really loud and I hate loud computers. Some say adding static fans to a non-blower will make the thermals same as if a blower was used. Really want to go for the EVGA GTX1080ti SC2 Black Edition with 2x Fractal...
  28. S

    Looking for cheap gaming,graphicd card

    Say good video card for gaming max 150e?
  29. S

    making a gaming pc

    Can someone recommend a good but cheep motherboard and processor? I only have $200, I might be able to do more.
  30. P

    Upgrade PC - new CPU,RAM,Motherboard

    Hi guys. I am thinking about some pc upgrade. Now: RAM: DDR2 800Mhz Zeppelin 2x2 4GB kit CPU: Amd Athlon II X4 640 GPU: Asus Radeon R7 265 Motherboard: MSI K9N6PGM2-V2 HDD: 1TB then: RAM: 8GB DDR4 2133Mhz CPU:Asus Ra deon R7 265 GPU: Intel Pentium G4560 Motherboard: Asus H110M-K HDD:1TB...
  31. D

    My PC shuts down and about 2 seconds later starts again

    Hi, I have this weird problem for couple of months now. When I press the start button to start my PC, it turns on, and immediately turns itself off, and after 2 seconds it's back again running and everything is normal. It happens every time I start or restart my PC. Any idea for a possible...
  32. O

    Should I clean my laptop gpu and cpu fans?

    Hi, I have this gaming laptop since 2 years and half and I used it intensely for gaming and haven't noticed any heating problems or lower fps in games, it still runs as it was new. I read that it is recommended to clean your laptop's gpu and cpu fans at least every 6 months, should I try to...
  33. S

    GTX 960 Ryse Son of Rome?

    I'm running 2GB GTX 960 Asus, 8GB Ram, I5 2400.. When running Ryse my frames seem to be low.. I'm seeing most videos of people running this game on the 960 on the highest settings 60fps.. I don't get past 60fps even when on low for everything.. Does this sound right or should this card be...
  34. T

    Do I really need a sound card for games?

    I want to know that do I really need a sound card for gaming. I want to play games like GTA V, CS:GO, etc. In the system requirements there is written sound cards are required. My motherboard, GIGABYTE H61M-S has an audio jack. Is it enough for gaming or I will need a sound card?
  35. C

    Can" get wireless IP security camera to work

    Hello, I have a Sricam wireless indoor IP camera that I have been trying to get up and running, but have not been able to do so. The instructions that come with the camera are fairly simple: attach the camera to your router via an ethernet cable to set up your wifi connection. Then the software...
  36. I

    Looking For Best Graphics Card Under $200

    Hi, I have an HP Compaq 8300 Elite sff https://www.google.ca/search?q=hp+compaq+8300+elite+sff&rlz=1C1CHBF_enCA700CA700&espv=2&biw=1745&bih=885&source=lnms&tbm=isch&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwj067ihhebQAhVM0GMKHWZNBxIQ_AUIBigB#imgrc=u3PPtM99RIb-PM%3A and i want to get a graphics card under $200 for that...
  37. M

    Memory missing after failed attempt to shrink.

    I tried to shrink one of my drive which was around 138GB by 40GB. I got an error, after restart i find that the disk is now 98GB only and the 40GB is not seen in the disk management(not even as unallocated). cant figure out the problem. Please help..
  38. andy_93

    6 pin to 8 pin

    Hi all, I have ordered a Sapphire Nitro R9 Fury to replace my 2 7950`s. At the time of ordering, I didn't realize that the R9 has 2x 8 pin connections. My PSU is 1000watt OCZ but only has 4x 6 pin connections. Would a 6 to 8 pin converter cable be ok to use or do I have to buy a new PSU?. My PSU...
  39. J

    Hoping to upgrade graphics (and PSU)

    Hello. I'm trying to upgrade to play some newish/oldish games, and I really don't know much about computers. Right now I have a HP Slimline s5753w. Processor: AMD Athlon II X2 240 Processor, 2.8 GHz Mobo: N-Alvorix-RS880-UATX RAM: 3 GB DDR3 I don't have much money so I was hoping that I...
  40. B

    GTX 750 Ti (Can i run it???)

    I'm new to computer builds my uncle gave me this computer a while back so ill try to be as thorough to my knowledge. atm: specs- GPU-GEforce 8800 gts Ram- 2gb Cpu- intel core 2 PSu- (I believe its somewhere between 300-500) Asus P5B Deluxe motherboard at least four or four heatsink fans over...