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  1. JerrWolf

    [SOLVED] 2080ti and i7 4790k.

    Hello, I was wondering about upgrading my PC and would like input from people more experienced than I am. I currently have a 980ti and an i7 4790k. Neither are overclocked. I run 1440p resolution and 144hz and am not happy with the FPS or the graphics quality, to be honest. (I hadn't been for a...
  2. K

    Question Upgrade cpu?

    I recently bought a new GPU, the RTX 2060, and I am experiencing some bottlenecking with my i5 8400. Considering upgrading to an i5 9600k, do you think that is a good idea or just a waste of money?
  3. I

    Question Controlling the CPU fan speed in ASUS BIOS

    Hello, I just built my system and want to do a bit of overclocking. I have a 9700k, an ASUS Z390I, and a Noctua L9I. I wanted to do some light overclocking, but I can't find how to change the CPU fan speed in the ASUS BIOS. Thanks for all feedback.
  4. claudiuadam

    Question Are my CPU/GPU temperatures within normal range?

    Hello guys, I didn't know where to post my question but I just wanted to know if my overall CPU/GPU temperatures are in an acceptable range. I built my PC a few years ago and made no upgrades since (I kind of forgot what temps are normal). I make music on it and was playing the piano in Ableton...
  5. J

    Question Can I Run i5 7600k with 3600 MHZ Ram

    I am having a hard time getting any ram to work with my set up (At speed). It's bugging me and I am not sure what I am missing. Right now I have z270 Asus Prime, Crucial 3600mhz DDR4 {2x8gb} and a core i5 7600k. I had 3k mhz before and couldn't get it to behave at rated speeds, the crucial won't...
  6. R

    Question Can’t boot from USB to install Windows

    Hi, I’ve just help my friend built his first PC but when I’ve come to boot from the USB with the Windows Setup on it I keep getting the “Insert Boot Media” screen. I’ve tried reinstalling it, different usbs and even an external HDD but still no luck? Any ideas? Mobo: Gigabyte H110M-S2H CPU: i3...
  7. M

    Question Waiting for boards ready for Intel's 9th gen

    How long should I wait to be absolutely sure that when I buy a new board it will supports 9th gen Intel processors without having to update the BIOS?
  8. 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...
  9. D3K1DS

    Question Should I wait for the new AMD processors?

    So I'm planning on building a brand new computer soon, and I saw all the new stuff AMD was releasing. I'm an Intel guy, but damn... AMD might be kicking ass here soon. So do you guys think I should wait for all the new AMD stuff to drop? Right now I use my computer for gaming and editing...
  10. Tanyac

    Discussion HEDT future Intel vs AMD - Discussion

    The rumors abound that Intel may push the HEDT market to the ultra-high end price wise. Such as with the 3175 XEON. AMD has stated they will be producing a 3rd Generation Ryzen. The problem I find with mainstream CPUs is the draconian limit of 16 PCIe lanes from the CPU. I've never had a system...
  11. S

    Question Upgrading from an i3 2100 to i5 3570 (also question about OC)

    I have a GIGABYTE H61M-S2P Rev 2.0 and my current CPU is i3-2100 and it has been amazing thank god. It's been very hard to find a used i7 3770 or a 3570 and thank god i have found a 3570K and non K My question is, they're both of the same price, cheap (about 70$). Which one should I get? Will...
  12. S

    Question What PSU Wattage is good?

    Hello so my mate has a PC but he is upgrading the i5 7400 and his GTX 970. He has 12GB Ram, 2 Hard drives and an SSD, A lot of USB Devices and a 500w PSU. He will need to upgrade it but can anyone reccomend what wattage he needs? The parts he will be getting is an I5 7700, RTX 2070. Thanks Sorry...
  13. D

    Question What could be causing issues?

    So I recently bought and upgraded from my old AMD fx8300 processor to an Intel i7 8700k 3.7ghz, also having to buy a new motherboard to support the intel chipset for 300 series. Ever since I upgraded, my computer has stuttered sometimes when the usage of the processor moves from one percent to...
  14. O

    [SOLVED] Incorrect Voltage Displayed

    So in the process of setting up my Overclock the voltages that I am setting do not match the voltages being reached during my stress tests. For example when I set the voltage to 1.2 the the voltages will spike to 1.4 during testing, 1.3 reaches 1.5, etc. At first I thought the Intel XTU...
  15. PaulAlcorn

    News Intel Brings Its Own Benchmark to Refute AMD's '2X' EPYC Claim

    Intel fires back at AMD CEO Lisa Su's Computex claims that the company's upcoming 7nm EPYC Rome data center processors are twice as fast. Intel Brings Its Own Benchmark to Refute AMD's '2X' EPYC Claim : Read more
  16. H

    Question CPU Upgrade question

    Hello guys :) . I am thinking of an upgrade for my system. My pc is old has an i5 2400 processor but i have an rx 480 4gb with 12 gb of ram. I am not earning so i have some budget. i was thinking of upgrading to i7 3770 but it is too pricey for me at £70 (UK). I am not going for the K versions...
  17. Johnny5

    Discussion Community Questions: Thoughts on Computex 2019?

    Sure Computex may still be going until tomorrow, but for all intents and purposes, the industry’s biggest announcements have come and gone. In case you missed it, we did a big best of for this year’s show. Check it out for a brief summary of what we thought were this year’s biggest innovations...
  18. B

    Question Overclocking? Voltage? GHZ?

    Just need some help overclocking my cpu a little specs below: I7 8700K Asus Z370-A ii Corsair H150i 360mm AIO 32Gb G.Skill Trident Z 3000Mhz Nvidia GTX 1080 ti just need to know what settings to set my stuff to? What voltage? ANd what Ghz? for a nice steady experience maybe something like...
  19. PaulAlcorn

    News Intel Shows Conceptual 2035 Xe Graphics Cards, Provides Updates

    Intel announced its newest update to the Graphics Command Center and showed off conceptual renders of futuristic GPUs. Intel Shows Conceptual 2035 Xe Graphics Cards, Provides Updates : Read more
  20. valeman2012

    Question about Phison SSD

    Will be PHISON SSD releated SSD for PCIE 4.0 on AMD 500 Chipset? Via Mydigital and other SSD