Forum discussion tagged with fast.
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    Question How can I make my PC better for gaming?

    Hi there, I was wondering how i can upgrade my pc to make it better for gaming. I have some idea about computers but not the best. I know the biggest problem is my CPU and was thinking of maybe upgrading to the FX 8350, although i know these are very outdated now i cant afford to get a new MOBO...
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    Question 9600k vs 3600, which FEELS quicker?

    Hi, I'm in the same boat as a lot of others here for sure, but cannot decide between AMD or Intel for a new build. I'm not much of a gamer tbh so I'm more keen on knowing which CPU feels snappier in everyday desktop, web-browsing, office app use (for example). I've seen numerous vids and read...
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    Question Consistent Internet Drops

    Last year, we've been getting good internet connections, re-setting it was seldom. This year, we've been getting more and more internet disconnection. As of Summer of 2019, it has just gotten worst. Our customer support told us that it was time to upgrade from the XB3 model to the XB6 model and...
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    [SOLVED] New PC cabinet

    I am going to purchase a new cabinet : My current specs are : Intel i5-3470 8 GB DDR5 Ram , 2 gb DDR3 Ram {10GB total}...
  5. rabaker07

    Question Search Index - Which Folders to Exclude

    Anyone have suggestions on which folders to exclude from Windows Search? My computer is still huffing and puffing through my multitude of hard drives and SSDs and I figure there are probably a ton of system files that I'd rather never hear from again. I recently upgraded to the latest Windows 10...
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    Question Nvidia Driver wont open After Fresh Install

    Hi, recently my pc ran onto BSOD problem and I had to do a complete reinstall of my system, but after reinstalling I can't seem to open the Nvidia Driver executable file, it's not even on background process, this is my second reinstall and I'm very frustrated as I can't seem to play my games.
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    Question Recommendations of a good vpn for gaming

    TL;DR: I need a VPN that is suitable to play games on (low ping, no packet loss, nice speeds) any suggestions are appreciated :) Main post: Heya, I've been gaming for ages now but have never used a VPN, I have a dynamic ip but want to take it a step further, the only problem I have is that I...
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    Question What are some fast AND quiet 140mm case fans?

    Hello all, I have this PC super tower case: 900&cm_re=tower_900--11-133-327--Product I'm going to buy this fan controller:
  9. gedwards913

    ASUS Prime Z390-A vs Z390-P

    Looking between these two boards and not seeing any differences other that $50 or so, and RGB features. Am I missing anything?
  10. Graybush

    The College Student Gift Guide 2018

    Buying for students can be a challenge, and finding the perfect gift can be as stressful as a final exam at the crack of dawn! College students are a tech and gadget-heavy crowd, relying on durability and penny-pinching, as tuition and books aren't cheap these days. You can't go wrong with some...
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    Connecting amp with ni HDMI port, DVD player with HDMI port, DSTV with HDMI port to TV and surround sound

    I need help here. I recently bought a Sansui home theatre system but only now found out that there is no HDMI port available on the amp. I want to connect my DVD player and DSTV and TV to the amp.. could anyone please assist here. Many Thanks
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    I need help upgrading my PC and keeping Windows

    I'm going to be upgrading my PC with a new ssd, mobo, CPU, fans and ram. Can I and if so how can I move my windows 10 from my current HDD to my new ssd then upgrade the rest without data loss?
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    Dell Inspiron 3650 Motherboard Issue

    I recently replaced the motherboard on my Dell Inspiron. It's a factory board I bought new off of eBay. I got everything hooked up and turned it on, but I have no display or USB power. Every other component works (fans, HDD, etc). after shutting the PC off, and unplugging it, the power button...
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    Games lag does Ram is issue or Cpu high temp

    Hello Everyone:) I just bought Gtx 1050ti 4GB but i did'nt increase my Ram its still 4Gb So i install some games(Mafia 3,Batman Arkham Knight)....i know 4Gb ram is very low for these games and these games require 6Gb minimum and 8Gb maximum....While playing these games they lags pretty much and...
  15. nimaemrani

    A question about bottlenecks...

    I have a hard time understanding something about bottlenecks. I currently have a 4790k and 2x 1080TI SLI and I'm running at 1080p. Before you start telling me that I'm an idiot for not having a better monitor, I want to know the answer to this simple question: If the CPU can't handle frames at...
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    USB not booting properly

    Hey guys.So i just built myself a new pc with an asrock ab350m-hdv and made a bootable usb with windows 10.The problem is that when i boot from the usb, it starts installing windows as if i would've manually started it from the drive(meaning that i can't delete partitions from the drive or do a...
  17. L

    ASUS Z87-K AI suite 3 Windows 10

    Hi guys, ASUS Z87-K running windows 10 64 bit. AI Suite 3 Had the only BSOD on here since i had this computer from 2013. Once i force restarted it hanging on BSOD for 2 hours - AI suite 3 errors popped up and it wouldnt start so i uninstalled it. Dug out the package that came with the computer...
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    I7 4790 with Turbo Boost always active.

    Hi, I have an I7 4790, 16 gb of ram, msi h81m p33 mb and a gtx 1060. My I7 always stay at 4000 mhz, even if I'm in the desktop. Why? Speedstep technology is activated. Please respond cause I don't know what to do. Thanks for your support.
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    Reeven JUSTICE or CRYORIG H7? Which CPU cooler?

    I'm stuck between these two: (H7 is out of stock I can wait though) Which one would you recommend? What would be a better choice? Looking to replace my stock heatsink, thx.
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    help me with my keyboard layout

    so i bought a steel series apex 350 and like an idiot i am i didnt look at the layout i usually play with azerty (be) the @ is normally on 2 but onw its on 0 whatlayout which one is that what country?