Forum discussion tagged with Gold.
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    Question Anyone been having problems with the 1000watt Corsair RMX Gold Modular PSUs?

    Anyone been having problems with the 1000watt Corsair RMX Gold Modular PSUS? One supplier said they have had lots fail only the 1000watt one Kinda the sweet sport for threadripper 3 systems between entry 850 watt and more expensive 1300 watt ones
  2. bit_user

    [SOLVED] Can anyone confirm whether Western Digital drives are now just rebadged HGST?

    I bought 4x Western Digital Gold 4 TB (WD4002FYYZ) drives, a couple years ago, and they're awful. They sat around, and I now finally got around to using them. They're really hot, and one already failed after 2 days of use. The recoverable error counts on 3 of them are also quite high, and the...
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    [SOLVED] My PSU is starting to die is this a somewhat good buy?
  4. aidfarrell70

    [SOLVED] FSP 500w 80+ Gold good enough

    Originally from an acer predator g3 605. Was wondering if the 500w 80plus gold power supply would be enough to handle: i5 8400 rtx 2060 16gb ram image of my psu :
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    [SOLVED] All fans running 100% PC won't start when GPU is connected to PSU

    Hi. I built my new computer yesterday. To begin with, it booted up fine. The first time I powered it on, it turned off and on again a few couple of times. But eventually I got into BIOS where chose to run an XMP. Then i let it boot into windows (I kept the storage from the old setup) and it was...
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    Monitor Refresh Rate Confusion

    My monitor is 60hz and 4k. When I am running it @4k it only gives me 30hz, but anything below 1440p gives me 60hz. Is it that my computer is unable to run 4k@60hz? Monitor: Samsung U28E510D Do I need a better computer to run 4k@60hz?
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    Why my fps are so low?

    Hi, my pc has: - c2q q8200 -asus ph gtx 1050 - hp 3032h mb - 4x1 ddr2 667 ram - 520w psu I'm playing csgo with low settings at 1280x1024 with 40-60fps and LoL at v low settings with...
  8. Alt231

    i7-7700k Safe Temperatures

    I was wondering if my i7-7700k's temperatures were safe. Idle (7-14%): 38-45 C usually hugging the higher end. Gaming: 50-60 C Prime95 (100%): 75-85 C usually at 80C Rig: • i7-7700k at 1.296 V and 4.45 GHz using ASUS mobo's auto clock feature with high performance power option. • G.Skill 32GB...
  9. simonmarkis

    Computer turns off and on when when pressing the power button.

    So lately, by computer started doing this weird thing were when I press the power button to boot it, it turns on for a second, turns off, and then turns on back again in like 2 seconds. After that it just boots just fine and works perfectly. Anyone had this issue before? CPU is 4790k on asus rog...
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    3 blinking amber led lights

    Hello all, I bought a new Fujitsu T901 Lifebook in 2012 and it has performed superbly for the last 4 years. Over this weekend, I tried to boot it and nothing happened; three blinking amber led's blink simultaneously but no power to the fan or HD. I tried the trick that is often posted here...
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    New System build.

    ASUS STRIX GeForce GTX 1080 8GB GAMING (STRIX-GTX1080-8G-GAMING) ASUS RAMPAGE V EDITION 10 - ATX / X99 Corsair Vengeance LED 32GB (2x16GB) 2666MHz / DDR4 / CL16 - Röd (CMU32GX4M4A2666C16R) Corsair PowerSupply (PSU) HX1200i 1200W titanium Intel Core i7-6850K / 3.6Ghz (3.8Ghz Turbo) 15MB /...
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    I7 4470 w/ GTX 960 4GB VS I5 4460 w/ GTX 960 2GB

    Hey guys, So I decided to buy a new computer, while exploring the internet I found these two, both of them are pretty good so I couldn't choose which one, here are the specs: The first one: -Processor : Intel core i7 4770 3.4GHZ , 3.9GHZ en Turbo , 8Mb de cache, 8 threads -Graphics Card : MSI...
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    PC restarts without warning. Desktop icons change place once booted up.

    My computer running windows 10 sometimes restarts without warning. It does not display any error message and just boots up like normal. The peculiar thing is that when it opens to my desktop some of my desktop shortcuts are misplaced and a strewn through my two monitors.
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    Lag spikes not sure why? Need new Parts/RAM??

    Hey! Im new to computers, I recently built my own here are the specs: I have two MSI r9 270x with 2gb each with a crossfire cable, I have a MSI 970 GAMING DDR3 2133 ATX AMD Motherboard I have AMD FX(tm)-6300 Six-Core Processor With an 850W power supply and 3 terabytes of storage And 8gb of ram...
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    Very hot heatsink problem

    Hi im building another pc for my friend its got a power supply, Motherboard, Ram and cpu we are still waiting on the gpu and hard drive. Its my old motherboard and cpu its a AMD FX 8320 using the stock cooler it gets very hot when I turn the pc on it gets warm by two minutes and by 5 its hot its...
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    Failed windows 10 rollback to 7

    After rolling back my windows 10 pc to 7 the screen remained black so i rebooted and windows 7 starts to load but fails. System repair fails and after my last attempt now the pc wont post and there is no display.
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    1100€ build pc (fast help needed)

    Pc for - Can run most games at 1080p 60fps with high settings; - Ability to record games - Soft video editing and Video rendering - Music production + - I`m not overclocking. - Buying second gtx 970 in future CPU: Intel Xeon E3-1231v3 CPU cooler: Thermalright HR-02 Macho...
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    hey experts. i got an issue about that i need to turn on my computer by holding the power button down for 3 sec

    recently i got this problem where i turn off my computer and turn off the wall plug of my CPU. the next day when i turn it back on i need to hold down the power button for 3 sec to turn it on. after turning it on it run normally without any issue just like normal. before that i could turn it on...
  19. qwertyu8

    GPU pined at 100% usage on desktop

    got a gtx 680 4gb. when i start the computer its fine but after 10 minutes it shots to max usage. i reinstalled the latest driver and still does the same. i also full system scanned with avast and malwarebytes. is there a program that can point out what is using up my gpu power (as in a program...
  20. Revelations720

    What power supply do i need?

    I am building a new PC but im not sure what PSU should get Specs: - AMD FX-6300 @ 3.5GHz 6-Core - EVGA Geforce GTX 750 ti FTW ACX - ASUS M5A97 R2.0 AM3+ Motherboard - CORSAIR Vengeance 8GB (2x4GB) (CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9) - WESTERN DIGITAL Caviar Blue 1TB (WD10EZEX) I am also going to expand my...