Forum discussion tagged with fast.
  1. Prod. Benz

    Question Lil confussed help

    Hey im someone Who dosent know much bout rgb but i was wondering if i have a fan does the rgb work if i plug the fan on the cha_fan please tell me if theres anything if theres like something To do with My motherboard it is asus h310-plus r2.0 please help
  2. S

    Question Internet speed tests slow but actual download speed is much higher

    Here's a weird one.. When I run a speed test it seems like I'm limited to 30Mb/s on or any other speed test site (will not go over 30) however I can download a game on steam and reach speeds of over 40MB/s (or 320Mb/s). My internet speed is supposed to be gigabit (non-fiber)...
  3. aqua_q

    [SOLVED] Which SSD would you choose?

    Hi there, I'm going to get a fast and durable SSD. Propose would be running OS and a couple of games. Ignoring the price, If you were going to choose from this list, which one would you go for and why? Crucial BX500 120GB Silicon Power Ace A55 (or S55) 120/128 GB PNY CS900 120GB...
  4. O

    [SOLVED] CPU Fan's ultra speed, is it because I plugged the 5 pin slots to 4 pin header?

    Now my fan is from a Dell proprietary desktop and it has 5 pin slots and it wasnt working on the 4 pin headers, now I was going to buy a new fan until I figured out (I was trying if I can make it work somehow) that when I try to plug just the 3 pins instead of 4 pins.... I DID IT it spins, but...
  5. JojoErik

    [SOLVED] 3060ti and i5-8400?

    Does 3060ti and i5-8400 good ?? and what bottleneck % will be? ( How much w psu i need?)
  6. [SOLVED] Can H310M-DGS run Asus Rtx 2060?

    Can H310M-DGS run Asus Rtx 2060|6gb...
  7. J


    hello i am desperate for help with my computer. One day i was playing a video game and my screen suddenly turned black but my pc was still running (i could still hear the game sounds) also my screen was on but black so i restarted and it worked for a couple of hours but happened again playing...
  8. a9xgamer


    Hey Guys, I'm looking for fast Single stick 16GB RAM. Not the "Fastest" one, but still HighEnd Single stick.
  9. Plazer44

    [SOLVED] Cpu upgrade

    so i have a i5-2400 and the socket type is LGA-1155 and i would like to upgrade to a i7 3770, that is also LGA-1155. is this a possible upgrade
  10. Question Steam Download Speeds Faster on Linux than Windows - Why?

    So I recently swapped over to Linux on my main gaming machine and I noticed something peculiar.... Steam downloads significantly faster (actually caps out my gigabit speeds in most cases) on Linux than on Windows. For reference, I typically have burst speeds of about 55MB/s on Windows and then...
  11. Zencxal


    Steam Is Saying I Dont Have Siege Installed But When I Go Into My Files On My PC It Just Straight Up Crashes. I Was Playing Fine Earlier And Then me And My Friend Decided To Reset Our PC And Do Some Overclocking. And I Overclocked My GPU And Launched GTA And It Crashed. So It Was A Classic...
  12. L

    Question Crucial MX500 500GB sata ssd Remaining Life decreasing fast despite few bytes being written

    The Remaining Life (RL) of my Crucial MX500 ssd has been decreasing rapidly, even though the pc doesn't write much to it. Below is the log I began keeping after I noticed RL reached 95% after about 6 months of use. Assuming RL truly depends on bytes written, the decrease in RL is accelerating...
  13. DarkReader

    Question Why more RAM makes programs load WAY faster?

    I had 4gb ram, now i have 8gb. For example visual studio took 1 minute to fully load and be responding to input. Now it does for 8-10 seconds. The difference is massive. When i had 4gb, my RAM didn't "overflow" at all. So that wasnt the culprit. Maybe it finds free space faster when allocating...
  14. K

    [SOLVED] €500 fast laptop for video editing

    Hey everyone 🙂 Thought I’d get some advice from you lot. I’m looking for a decent laptop I can get here in Ireland on the high streets for about €500. It’s for video editing/photoshop and website browsing for my online business. I absolutely cannot stand slow computers so it would have to be a...
  15. vistagamer6969

    [SOLVED] Building a minecraft server

    Hello everyone! I was thinking to build a "dedicated minecraft server" to play with my friends and, in the same time, to use it as a "storage pc" but I don't know what components should I use. I know: Minecraft eats a lot of ram... so I wouldn't go for anything lower than 16GB of ram It's...
  16. Hostile Drunk

    [SOLVED] Fast V.S Stable Internet?

    I use my internet for online video games on 1 computer, 2 phones on the wifi, and two tvs on wifi for hulu and netflix. never are two tvs being used at the same time. FULL STORY: I currently live out of the metro area in a small town. Internet providers are very limited. I currently have...
  17. L

    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...
  18. M

    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...
  19. C

    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...
  20. B

    [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}...
  21. 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...
  22. N

    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.
  23. N

    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...
  24. S

    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:
  25. 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?
  26. 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...
  27. L

    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
  28. E

    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?
  29. B

    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...
  30. G

    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...
  31. 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...
  32. A

    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...
  33. 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...
  34. I

    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.
  35. T

    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.
  36. M

    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?
  37. A

    Looking for a motherboard, any advice?

    Hello there, I'm buying some new hardware, but I can't decide which motherboard to get. Specs: MSI GTX 970 Gaming 100ME Intel i5 6600K Kingston HyperX Fury 16GB 2666 MHz DDR4 CoolerMaster Hyper 212 EVO Seasonic Energy Knight SS-500ET, 500W I've been looking at the Gigabyte GA-Z170 DH3, is it a...
  38. K

    Question about two displays and one SSD

    Hey all! It's been around 8 years since I've built a computer and as one might expect, there have been some changes. I admit, I'm a little lost. I would like to build a dual display workstation for my wife who will be viewing large files in the forms of multi-imaged x-rays and CT Scans. I'm...
  39. D

    Devices are no longer working with new motherboard (Mic and mouse)

    Hello everyone, so after weeks with computer troubles I'm finally coming to a forum for help. Alright so, just today I put a brand new fancy MSI motherboard into my tower, however a issue I'm having is when I plug in my mic which is a Blue Snowball the light goes on but utilities like Curse...
  40. F

    Cooler and motherboard problems

    I'm using a corsair h100 v2 installed it successful the USB wire I plugged in but there is 2 other wires one with 2 outputs and one of those outputs is 4 pin shaped but has 3 pins where are they meant to go on my asus maximus viii hero