Intel & AMD

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  1. M1ghty

    [SOLVED] CPU upgrade

    Hey guys id like to ask a question about upgrading my CPU, so recently i realized that the problem about most games not playing smoothly is because i have a really bad CPU, my GPU is not that good too but its a 1050Ti 4GB but my CPU is a i5 4590 which is really bad and old and i was thinking...
  2. T

    [SOLVED] CPU for SLI

    Hello I currently own an i5-7600k and a GTX 1080 ROG Strix but in my boredom I’ve gone ahead and bought another GTX 1080 Strix for SLI use (Got a very good deal) Now what I am interested in is, will my CPU bottleneck the SLI config (I assume it will) so more importantly, if I am to upgrade my...
  3. BatsLaw

    Question My Laptop Is SUDDENLY SLOW IN GAMING

    I have a dell Vostro 3560 64bit intel i5 3230M processor intel HD 4000 AMD RADEON HD 7600M series Intel is the main display driver and amd is the render Let me tell the whole condition Months ago my laptop was upgraded to windows 10 pro from windows 7 and because of that all my games...
  4. shoohs

    Question Thoughts on Ryzen 5 3600 in the long run vs Intel

    Ryzen literally smashed the CPU world at the release of their ryzen CPUs. From the first Gen. to the latest Gen. I was planning to purchase a desktop PC and upgrade my PC. I was thinking of Intel's newest gen of i7 perhaps an i9 yet I was surprised by how many cores, threads and the...
  5. A

    [SOLVED] Looking for new PC build

    Greetings everyone, I am looking for new PC build under ₹.50,000, For Gaming & Little bit streaming. Note :- i was using AMD FX 4300 QUAD Core processor but in my usage i faced lot's of lag, frame drops, heating issue, windows crashes & lots others issue. I know right now AMD is performing more...
  6. J

    [SOLVED] New Gen CPU?

    I currently have a i7-4790K paired with a 2060 Super and I'm thinking about upgrading soon. I've never used an AMD CPU, but it looks like there is more value to them than Intel's chips right now--at least on paper. Is it better to invest in a more expensive Intel chip, knowing that new...
  7. peachyoana

    [SOLVED] Should I get i7-9700K or get Ryzen?

    I posted in a facebook group in which i asked questions about the CPU, watercooling vs air cooling and the SSD and the HDD incompatibility issue that came up. However about the CPU they all told me to get Ryzen instead of intel and directed me to this website. So if you guys could give me some...
  8. G

    [SOLVED] Long time Intel user thinking of switching to AMD

    Good morning folks, this is my first post here and I'd love your guys' input. I've been building Intel based pc's for a pretty long time now (my last AMD build was a Phenom build probably about 12 years ago). Anyway I'm running an i7 6700k and am looking to upgrade. I've been kind of an intel...
  9. conticreative

    Question Time to rebuild my rig. Best choices with $1300 budget for Adobe, Video, programming and some gaming

    It's time to relegate my old workstation to the entertainment center. My last built (2011) used these components: CPU Type HexaCore Intel Core i7 970 3200MHz / 3333 MHz (25 x 133) Motherboard Asus P6X58D-E Memory 12GB (DDR3-1333 SDRAM) I am planning to keep the...
  10. M

    [SOLVED] what recommendations do you have on this build

    the GPU I'm using is a 570 4gb but took it off because I've already bought it, I wouldn't mind switching my mobo and CPU to amd, but found this processor to be better for the price. PCPartPicker Part List Type|Item|Price :----|:----|:---- CPU | Intel Core i3-9100F 3.6 GHz Quad-Core Processor...
  11. AppleUK

    [SOLVED] GPU or CPU Upgrade

    Hello all. I'm currently deciding whether to upgrade my CPU or GPU, having done some research I'm leaning towards upgrading my GPU. I know I should upgrade my CPU as well but cannot upgrade both at the same time. Here are my specs: Intel Core i5 7500 (No HT, No Overclock) Gigabyte RX 580 8GB...
  12. Maikurosofuto

    [SOLVED] 550W, powerful enough?

    Hello, i'm almost certain of it, but i want to be sure. I have some upgrade plans and i want to be 100% sure if my current PSU will handle: EVGA 550 B3 80+ Bronze RX 5700 XT Pulse (Some casual daily OC, nothing extreme) Intel Core i7-8700 (Waiting for Ryzen 4000, but just assume i will upgrade...
  13. S

    Question Which Motherboard/CPU should i buy?

    my current specs: motherboard - MSI B85M-E45 (MS-7817) graphics card - GTX 1060 6gb CPU - intel core i5 4690 i am looking to change the motherboard to a better one as it doesnt support the 1060 6gb which i recently bought. along with this i would also like to upgrade the cpu, i am open to...
  14. U

    [SOLVED] Advice regarding cpu

    Hello, As the tittle says, I need some suggestions regarding the choice of the cpu in my new pc build. The problem is that I have been an intel fanboy like forever but since ryzen 2nd and 3rd gen came out, this might change. My pc build will be the following: PSU - Corsair cx650 bronze GPU -...
  15. assassin445522

    Question i7 9700k vs Ryzen 3700x Gaming/streaming Rainbow Six Siege

    Hi so i'm trying to decide which will get me more FPS on Rainbow Six Siege while streaming. I'll be saving or selling the i7 7700K and re using my current RAM 550$ Max budget https://pcpartpicker.com/list/hT2P9J or https://pcpartpicker.com/list/VGxwrV I'm also open to suggestions! :D i just...
  16. M

    Question Ryzen 5 2600 vs Ryzen 5 3600

    Hi, I am planning to build a new PC. I will be using this PC for both gaming and programming. I just wanted the computer to be future proof too. I am just confused about whether to buy an older Ryzen 5 2600 or the newer Ryzen 5 3600. I'm from India, so the prices for Ryzen 5 2600 is Rs. 11800...
  17. D

    Question 9700k + 2080ti build help?

    Was first thinking about getting the 3800x but many people have told me that is silly to pair an almost 1900$CAD GPU with that cpu. Since I already have the 2080ti msi trio I believe the i7 9700k is a perfect choice because it's identical to the 9900k for less. I need help picking a cpu cooler...
  18. mangaman

    [SOLVED] Save for Ryzen, or buy Intel now?

    I've been thinking of upgrading my PC to a Ryzen CPU for quite awhile now, but that cost much more money than just upgrading my current CPU. Currently, to upgrade my system to a Ryzen 5 2600 would be around $270. While just upgrading my Pentium G3258 to an Intel i5 4690k would be around $80. My...
  19. G

    [SOLVED] Gaming & Audio Production - Intel or AMD?

    Hello peoples, I'm currently about to build a new system, and I mainly use it for gaming and audio production. I was initially thinking of basing the new system around an I7-6700K, but I'm not sure whether AMD may be a better choice for the price. For me a 6700k is almost £300, whereas I can...