Gaming PCs

Forum discussion tagged with Gaming PCs.
  1. PCNoGo

    Question How do I prevent my PC from freezing when gaming?

    I just recently built this PC a few days ago, these are the components: CPU: I7 9700k not overclocked GPU: 2080 Super Hybrid MOBO: MSI MPG Z390M Gaming Edge AC (mATX) RAM: 16GB Corsair DDR4 SSD: 500GB M.2/1 TB SSD (Both Samsung PSU: Corsair 750W Gold Plus Rated The issue I am having is that...
  2. W

    Question Why is my cyberpowerpc not working

    Turned it on went to the store came back it was off... now it will not power on
  3. M

    Question Rx 570 problem

    Online I saw people getting 6.7 sevens in the steam vr performance test with my GPU not OC. But my score is stuck at 5.8 and steam says the GPU is the problem. What is wrong?
  4. bora79

    Question Logitech G110 Keyboard water poured and shift key is not working

    i have opened and cleaned also dried all patrs but still not working
  5. R

    [SOLVED] is it the GPU artifacting?

    So brand new pc https://ca.pcpartpicker.com/list/zWdVvn Ive started to notice Right before it goes to the windows login screen green line artifacts that go horizontal across the screen only for a split second, ive done multiple boots and its progressively worse Should i be worried do i need to...
  6. B

    Question HP Envy 700-074 Graphic card upgrade

    Good day , I would like to put in a 4 gig graphic card in my HP Envy 700-074. Can you tell me what can work ?
  7. willywonkaaa

    Question Massive Packet loss

    Hi. I have serious problem because theres no chance i can play with this packet loss or even call someone. What can cause this massive packet loss ? its propably problem on ISP side . Thanks for help. View: https://imgur.com/a/1s4R0wu
  8. Question How to connect my HDTV to this stereo system?

    Got this old stereo system(I think it's called?) and thought I'd put it to use. But I don't know how to connect it to my TV. Here are pics that show what's behind both. How would I go about connecting the two?
  9. Raerayu

    Question ASUS PRIME Z270A Bios Settings

    I recently got a new mother board, ASUS PRIME Z270A, however i've been having performance problems. I'm wondering what settings should I set for my CPU and my system in the bios for the best settings. In games like CSGO i'm dropping FPS and slowing down upon firing or seeing enemies (mainly...
  10. Z

    Question AMD 2600 vs Intel 9400?

    HI All Im going to build a new machine primarily for investing software and serfing the internet. I dont want to spend that much money. The Intel 9400 is $150 and the AMD is 159.00 at Microcenter. I was wondering which one of these cpus would have the quietest fan? Which one would be best...
  11. J

    [SOLVED] What is this riser?

    I found this riser online and I don't know exactly what it does. So can anyone help me? (https://www.aliexpress.com/i/32949852202.html ) So far, I believe these are 2 possible options (but I'm open to other options). It could be: 1) An actual DIMM to M.2 or SATA riser that can store/cache the...
  12. D

    Question Pc won't post, no idea why!

    So last week i built a pc with the following specs: Cpu: r5 2600 Mobo: msi b450 tomahawk Gpu :msi rtx 2060 Ram: g skill trident z 16 b 3200mhz Psu: corsair cx 550w semimodular 1 128gb ssd 1 1tb hdd. Now the thing is, when i first booted it nothing would happen. I tried removing one by one all...
  13. F

    Question Ryzen 2700X max memory

    Notice that Ryzen 2700X spec states maximum memory size and speed as DDR4 2933Mhz. On the net have read about people using DDR4 3200Mhz memory. Will there be an issue with the higher memory?
  14. B

    Question onboard audio versus sound card

    I currently have a Z270 TUF mark 1 motherboard with the realtek 1220a codec. I have my dt770 pros connected to the motherboard with my marantz SR5300 amplifier connected over optical. I was wondering if I would see a substantial difference in audio if I were to buy a sound card and if so which...
  15. M.AGamer

    Question from amd to nvdia

    Hello,I have ryzen 2400g with integrated graphics and i bought gtx 1660 ti so should i install new windows and format (c) (where the windows installed) or can i just use it with this windows?
  16. G

    Question Fresh build: Kernal_Security_Check_Failure

    Motherboard: GIGABYTE GA-H55N-USB3 LGA 1156 CPU: Intel Core i5-650 GPU: EVGA GeForce GTX 970 PSU: Cooler Master MWE 500 Watt Memory: G.SKILL Ripjaws Series 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3 1333 SSD: SAMSUNG 860 EVO Series 2.5" 500GB Hello all, I've been searching the net the last week unable to find an...
  17. U

    Question Why doesn't my video card wake up from standby sometimes?

    I recently did a bios update on my B450 mobo and since then my video card won't wake up occasionally when my computer sits idle for some time and my display turns off. I have to reboot to get my video feed back up. I'm wondering if bios update could have triggered that and if i'd have to roll...
  18. K

    Question Just built new pc and having terrible stuttering in games

    So i just built my new pc yesterday (https://pcpartpicker.com/list/QnyQJ8) and ive been having some issues with it. It started with driver issues, i was getting a few bluescreens here and there and maybe me trying to run the ram at 3200 was part of the problem so i just decided to reinstall...
  19. SPECOPS70

    Question B450 tomahawk and ....

    Hello. Ryzen 5 2600x build. I’m getting either the rx 590 fat boy or 1660ti. Would either of these run good on the tomahawk b450? Over clock a bit? Would either of those give me good gaming performance? And vr performance? Just looking for opinions. Vids on YouTube state the 1660ti is a bit...
  20. K

    Question i installed windows on a ssd and i have the windows on the hdd too

    it says it all on the title please help