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    [SOLVED] intel 10th gen

    Hello everyone!I want to upgrade my pc. I have to choose first between 10th and 9th gen of Intel's CPUs,I want to hear your opinions(I heard that 10th gen performs worst than 9th gen). Second I was thinking about getting the 10th gen (not a big difference in money where I live between the 9th...
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    Question Do the SKU numbers on an intel processor give us an idea of the difference in performance between 2 processors in the same generation?

    I know the SKU number is pretty much a way for the manifacturer to label products as is the core idea of SKU. but can we get a rough idea of performance differences between different sku numbers?
  3. Question How to get CPU information from it's surface.

    Hi, I would like to identify CPU type, speed, etc. I have found out that Intel CPU has something called FPO (batch number) and ATPO (serial number) . While ATPO is stored as 2D barcode matrix, FPO is printed as text on IHS and unlike ATPO it can't be scanned with barcode reader. Is there a way...
  4. HVNtime

    Question i9-9900KS Lowering Temp & Undervolt settings check

    So I'm a bit on the OCD type and easily worried, my gaming temp sometimes can hit as far as 94c on stock settings BIOS. Which is totally not cool at all, so I take an initiative to learn undervolt but yeah you can easily find OC guide result more often then undervolt and i9-9900k as dominant...
  5. StativeDog

    Question Computer Will not Post (NEED HELP URGENTLY)

    I recently build a computer (outside the case to see if it will post) and I can't seem to get anywhere with it. The motherboard LED's are all working, and all of the fans are spinning. My Hard Drive is also spinning up. I Don't have any beep codes coming from the speaker either. I've tried...
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    Question Little to no performance increase after CPU upgrade

    I upgraded from an i3-4150 to an i5-4590 (Yes, I know my system is a bit outdated, I'm running a pre built cyberpower that I've upgraded over time) and ran a couple bench marks before and after the upgrade. For example I ran Heaven benchmark, userbenchmark.com, and a couple steam game benchmarks...
  7. Dwajin

    Question Is my PC underperforming?????

    My computer is underperforming and my CPU is only getting a score of 1442 on Cinebench R20 and a single-core score of 350 I have an h410r heatsink for the CPU and idles at around 35c to 45c I think its because of the temp here in India and under load its 70c max the GPU also sometimes hit 80c...
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    Question Properly install AMD Radeon Drivers on Hades Canyon NUC

    I read that you can now install the native AMD Radeon Drivers on the Hades Canyon NUC. This is partially true in my experience. https://www.tomshardware.com/news/intel-graphics-driver-update-hades-canyon-amd-12-month-delay I was able to force in the actual drivers, but the AMD Radeon software...
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    Question Is it worth it to upgrade whole system from Intel to AMD?

    I'm having in my work rig Intel i7-8086K and was thinking to upgrade whole system with Ryzen 3900X. I'm using this PC just for Unreal Engine 4 3D game development, which means a lot of rendering and builds. Since upgrade will cost me a lot, my question is, is this worth it? Will I see any huge...
  10. LeonexWan

    Question Windows detecting a wrong cpu

    Hi people, i recenly bought a new motherboard because my old one basically died, and when i installed all i noticed a bad perfomance in games and i checked and my motherboard were detecting a i7-4770 instead of a i7-4790, does anyone knowns what can i do? specs: i7-4790 @3.6ghz motherboard: hi...
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    Question I7 9700 temperatures

    Hello guys.I recently vought an I7 9700 and my temp in cpu-z stress test after about 10 minutes goes to 83 degrees.In gaming it didnt go above 75 and i was wondering is this temps good for life of cpu?I have Lc power ARGB cooler with 2 fans on it.Should i buy some better cooler.Ps. I am afraid...
  12. XBlitz15

    [SOLVED] PC Starts For A Few Seconds, Then Restarts

    Hey everyone, Last night (May 28), I was cleaning out my PC, getting rid of dust, etc. and I re-applied thermal paste as the last time I had done so was around a year or two ago, as I was having problems with my PC overheating and crashing, etc. I put everything back together in place, and when...
  13. CuteDagger

    Question is it good to buy i7 9700k now?

    my i5 9400f is not working for streaming ( i know i should have bought ryzen ) but i didnt :), so i play overwatch and my avg fps is about 120 fps ( 90-110 if i have discord on ) even though im not streaming yet, and so i want to fix this problem but the cost on the 9700k is too much should i...
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    Question Ryzen 3 3300x OR Ryzen 5 2600 OR Intel i3-10100 Are 4C/8T enough for gaming in 2020-2022

    All CPUs are priced the same in my country. Since Ryzen 3 3300X seems to be giving more gaming performance than R5 2600 despite having a lower core count. Will Ryzen 5 2600 ever beat it in a game of the future due to core count? Will 4c/8t CPUs be able to handle gaming let's say 2 years from...
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    [SOLVED] Need to upgrade my "rig" to run Battlefield 1.

    Hello folks, I use a gaming system that I assembled in 2014. It ran all the games that I played smoothly. Below is the configuration: Intel G3258 Core2Duo 4th gen 1150 socket Processor Asus H81M motherboard 2x4 GB Kingston HyperX RAM ASUS Strix GTX 970 4GB GPU Samsung 850 EVO 120GB SSD The...
  16. knana21

    Question PC loads bios for a minute or so, then CPU Debug light flashes and it power cycles.

    Here are the build details: Intel i5 9400f EVGA Geforce GTX 660 8 GB X 2 Team Elite RAM 500 GB PNY SSD MSI B365M Pro Motherboard Corsair 450M Power Supply I have been troubleshooting a few issues with this new build. I finally got it to boot to bios (without SSD or one of the RAM sticks) this...
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    [SOLVED] New Gaming PC

    Howdy, I'm planning a new PC build, I've worked out which pieces I want and just thought I would check in on whether there was something I missed like compatibility issues etc. I would primarily be using it for gaming and would not be wanting to upgrade for awhile. This is my plan: CPU: Intel...
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    Question Ram Upgrade Question

    Hello everyone, new here first post. I have a question for a possible ram upgrade on my pc. I do a lot with VMs so trust me, I need the upgrade. (though it is also my gaming PC) MB: Gigabyte Aorus Z270X Gaming K5 v1.0 CPU: i7 7700k @4.5Ghz GPU: NVIDIA 1070 8gb SSD Samsung 850 Evo 500GB + HDD...
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    Question i7-6850K motherboards? Similar processors?

    Intel recommended the i7-6850K to me for a Hackintosh build since I'm prioritizing file i/o support. This processor has max of 40 PCIe lanes which sounds pretty great to me. Problem is finding a corresponding motherboard... it seems like boards with the X99 chipset are rare or not in production...
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    Question Power Limit Throttling

    Im currently using i5 8300h undervolted to -120mv using XTU, cpu temp is good, thermal throttling is mostly gone but power limit throttling is near constant. It gets really annoying. My turbo boost power max is set at 45w and turbo boost short power max is set at 78w. Question is, how do i get...