haswell

Forum discussion tagged with haswell.
  1. bryangraph

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 5 3600 or still with i7 4790K?

    Hi guys, i´m planning to upgrade to the new Ryzen 5 3600, looks like a great CPU for gaming (and that's what i do with my PC), but i don't know if is a good idea. i have these components: AsRock Z97x Killer Intel Core i7 4790K with 4.5Ghz OC at 1.18v Corsair Vengeance Pro 16GB 2400Mhz MSI GTX...
  2. Question Overclocking i7 4770k to 4.2GHz - some issues

    Hello, I bought this CPU with MOBO in june 2013 when it was released. I use this CPU since then on daily basis mainy for gaming. I want to ask about overclocking, because it was overclocked since first day, but it was not stable if CPU Usage exceeded 70% in task manager. Error 124 BSOD was...
  3. Sammyjo20

    Question Upgrading my i5 4690k

    Hey guys! I've been using my Haswell i5 4690k for around 5 years now and I feel like I could do with an upgrade - I'd also be able to take the opportunity to get new RAM, Storage, etc. I'm planning on upgrading to an i5 9600k, do you think I should upgrade or should I just overclock my current...
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    Question i7 4770k Haswell Prime95 26.6 vs 29.xx

    Hi, I’ve been trying to overclock my i7 4770k on the newest version of Prime but couldn’t get it stable on 4.3 at 1.250volts, temps were really high on my Corsair H100i pro. I installed the 26.6 version instead and now the overclock is stable and doesn’t rise above 75c in temps, How come...
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    Question i7 4790 + GTX 1060 6GB for 3D Work??

    Hi all, I am wondering if this cpu will work well for 3D animation and modelling work. Also, I know people are going to tell me to ditch the platform and upgrade, but that is not in my budget right now. I would get the (K) version of the cpu, however that is more than a $100 dollars extra...
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    [SOLVED] PC Upgrade

    My current PC consists of: GTX 1080 FTW i5-4590 8gb RAM RM550x PSU My PC is slow with some games and even in windows, but my upgrade options are limited and I've came to the conclusion I have two options 1) Buy a Haswell i7 (4770,4790,etc) ~$150 2) Go all in with a completely new platform and...
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    [SOLVED] Asus K555LA Upgrade Ram

    Hi all, I want to upgrade laptop K555LA with more 4gb ram, it's run in chip i5 4210U and i see that type ram DDR3 is compatible with this, so i bought a Kingston ram 4gb DDR3 1600 mhz 1.5V to upgrade it, but the system only detect the Kingston ram in slot that i installed ( the initial ram is...
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    [SOLVED] Is this normal for a gtx 1060 6gb?

    So I bought an msi gtx 1060 6gb gaming x and before all my games would stay at a consistent 60c while gaming. I'm not sure what happened but now when gaming, the temperatures will fluctuate from 54 to 63. Before I dont think the fans were coming on but now they seem to come on when it reaches...
  9. M

    NEED HELP!!! Transfering data from ssd to hdd

    I have one hdd of 2TB and a ssd of 256gb i did not see that i installed everything on my ssd and my ssd was almost full in no time. So i wanted to transfer my data to hdd and i left only windows on my ssd but I made big mistake and just drag the folders to my hdd and to make things worse i...
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    Keyboard typing same character

    Please help. My laptop's name is Dell latitude E6320,its problem is auto pressing keys.when I turn on my Pc, Cpas lock falching and typing same character Like this (YYYYYYYYYYYYYYYY ]Y$) Then all keys don't work.and select programs automatically and all that happe when caps lock start flaching...
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    M5A99X Evo shutting off after 10 seconds

    Hi, I would like some help in this matter. Here are the specs: Asus M5A99X Evo CPU - Fx-8120 black edition RAM -Corsair vengeance 4GBs x2 (8 GBs at 1333 MHz) GPU - R7 260X 2GD5 OC MSI PSU - Corsair GS600w Cpu cooler- CoolerMaster Hyper TX3 Evo I've had this system for years now and it was...
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    Need advice on this error on particular.

    This is my build. I was thinking on buying a second gt970 to do a sli, but in part picket it gives me an error. https://pcpartpicker.com/list/mGFmCb Thanks in advance for any help.
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    X370 power problems

    I’m not the biggest tech wizz but my motherboard (msi x370) doesn’t seem to be working, i recently got some corsaie vengence to install and once i did this correctly and turned it back on the motherboard does not light up but the everything else does? Even the usb slots on the back of the...
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    Game crashes/PC force restarts after case&cooler upgrade

    i just moved my PC into a new case (NZXT h440) as well as upgrading my CPU cooler from an Intel stock cooler to a MasterAir G100M. all runs fine and games run normal (no significant difference from previously) but after a couple minutes of the game running the game will crash and this happens...
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    Cdm2T command rate not working

    My motherboard: asus 350-plus Ram: ddr4 16gb dual channel @2400mhz. I overclocked my ram to 2993 mhz, but I would like increased stability by changing the command rate (cmd2t in my BIOS) to 2T. The options are Auto, 1T or 2T. When I changed it to 2T and checked CPU-Z, it said it was still 1T...
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    Hey guys i need to know things about bottleneck

    Hey guys so i want to know what exactly is bottleneck? Example : a cpu can bottleneck the game or gpu ... How so? Like the game will slow down? Or stuttering or low fps Thanks for help
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    Pace 526AC gateway with router with switch New home 2017 Whole house LAN

    Greetings! I wasn't sure which forum to post and ask this question so I thought why not Tom's Hardware?! Here is my dilemma. I have a new home with a whole home lan system. Pretty much I have a giant box in the wall downstairs with a bunch of lan cables that run into different outlets in...
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    How desktop stuck on setup

    I purchased a used Hp all in one desktop the other day. We did a reset to clear everything from the previous owners. Now it keeps looping back to the setup screen (the page that starts with " hi there, let's get a few basic things out of the way" then you select your country, language, time, and...
  19. mdforlifehon

    Largest capacity DVD for my TS-H493 (ATA) optical drive.

    Can anyone tell me what the optimal, maximum capacity DVD I can use with my TSSTCorp TS-H493 (ATA Device)Drive?
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    (Ninja) Chinese GPU

    Hi ..I bought a Gpu gt 730 a while ago..at that time i didn't knew anything about gpus.so i bought it anyway from a local store ..the thing that i find weird is my gpu's manufacturer ... i googled the brand and found nothing but this site...