I5 8400

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  1. amir.bisk

    [SOLVED] Which ram speed for i5 8400?

    Hi folks Im going to buy i5 8400 with TUF h370 and 1060 O6gb I haven't decided on ram yet. some guys telling me that I had better buy 2x8gb Hyperx 3000mhz cl15. the speed will reduce to 2133. Should I change it to 2666 or let it runs at 2133? or is it better to buy 2x8 gb 2666 rams? I just want...
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    Question Worth upgrate from i7 4790 to i5 8400 or ryzen 5 2600?

    I want to upgrade my system but i am not sure that worth it. My system specs: Asus Mobo H81 chipset CPU i7 4790 GPU MSI ARMOR 1660Ti 12 GB ddr 3 at 1600 Mhz PSU Seasonic 650 W I am thinking to update it to i5 8400 or ryzen5 2600 with 16 GB ddr4 I also can sell my current i7 4790 and go with...
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    Question Thermal Paste and aftermarket cooler for i5 8400?

    I bought an i5 8400 back when it was first released. Since then i have been having heating issues with cpu temp going to 90 degrees Celsius and above. After turning off the turbo boost from bios resolved the issue. I think it could be improper installation and it had preapplied thermal paste on...
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    Question I5-8500 temp confuse me

    Hello everyone, Its been around 5 months and i build my first pc, i got i5 8500 with h310m-k ( i know not the best mobo but that all i could affort at the time, im planing to change it), i was checking my cpu temp and they all look fine for example my idle is around 33-35 c but when i start...
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    Question I'm planning upgrading my CPU

    Hi guys! So I have i3 8100, and I'm planning upgrading to i5 8400. But is it worth it? I mean will I see difference? In most of modern games i get 50 fps. Ubisot games like AC and Watch dogs 45-50. I was told those games were demanding more cpu and upgrade would fix it. but will it? Or should I...
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    Question rtx 2060 vs 1660ti?

    which one is better for a 1080p monitor? i curently have the 1050ti , but games like assassin's creed odyssey , shadow of tomb raider run on 40-50 fps , and i want an upgrade. My current setup : cpu :i5 8400 GPU : 1050ti 4gb RAM : 8gb
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    Question 144hz Va Or 144Hz Tn Monitor

    Hey i am building a new rig with i5 8400 and 1660 ti and i usualy play compy games like csgo, rainbow 6, apex and so on........ i want want to know which monitor is better (1)...
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    Question CPU/GPU/Motherboard Upgrade

    Hi, I recently decided to upgrade my old GPU/CPU to a GTX 1060 6GB and an i5-8400. I did consider a Ryzen 5 2600X too but as my motherboard is stuck at AM3+ socket CPUs I guess I couldn't get any better than what I currently have. Long story short, I need to upgrade my motherboard to get a new...
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    Question stuttering in games with dips in frame rate

    my rig is like 1yo .it has following parts: cpu:i5 8400 motherboard : msi b360m mortar ram: huperx fury 2666 4x4gb gpu:msi gtx 1070 gaming x psu: corsair cx600 (green) hard drives:total 4tb WINDOWS 10 64BIT gameplay goes fine untill suddenly I get a lag spike which my fps goes 0 clean windows...
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    Question PC Suffered a Power Surge - New Build -Assistance appreciated

    So heres the short story. A few weeks ago my pc suffered a power surge. I bought a new power supply but it stil didn't work. I took it to a repair shop to get the problem diagnosed and the components tested. The diagnosis was as follows: CPU - Untested (he didn't have a suitable motherboard)...
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    Question Will this bulid be okey?

    Hello im making a gaming pc for the first time and i wonder if this build will be ok mobo: GIGABYTE B360M DS3H cpu: Intel Core i5 8400 BOX 2.8GHz LGA1151 Coffee Lake ram: G.Skill AEGIS 8GB (2x4GB) DDR4 F4-2400C15D-8GIS gpu:ASUS GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Cerberus OC, 4GB GDDR5, PCI-E 3.0 hdd:TOSHIBA...