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    Suggestions For A Content Creation Laptop On A Budget

    Hi there! Thanks for reading, maybe you can help me! I've been researching laptops for a while now and I'm really overwhelmed with all of the options. Basically, all I need it for is web browsing, video editing, photo/video storing, and easy transfer of media from my phone (Android). I'd like...
  2. Epiphanic

    Question Laptop Overheating when Charging

    I bought a used XPS 9510. When it's charging I feel the device overheating specially on the left side of the body, and the CPU temps spike to 100 degrees. I have to adjust the fans to max speed in order to keep them under 90 and it makes a lot of noise for this. I bought the laptop just 2 weeks...
  3. Brandon Umali

    Question I'm looking for a laptop to be used on field/travel work, please recommend d'best.

    1. What is your budget? Php 20,000.00 to 40,000.00 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 14" and above 3. What screen resolution do you want? at least 1920 x 1080 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? I need a laptop to be used during my field/travel...
  4. R

    Question Laptop gets System_Service_Exception BSOD every time the Windows desktop loads ?

    As stated in the title, I get the "System_Service_Exception" BSOD every time the Windows desktop loads. WinRE didnt help. nothing in bios. Laptop is an Asus Rog Flow x16 GV601RW. any solutions? its very urgent.
  5. L

    Question DIM Display on BIOS, but works fine in Linux OS

    Model - Sony Vaio SVE171E13W Processor - i7-3rd GEN Installed RAM - 4 GB (DDR3) Graphics: AMD Radeon™ HD 7650M Product Link - When I try to enter into BIOS, it displays nothing on the screen. Just the...
  6. Ravirr13

    Question Weird distortion in the middle of the screen

    Hey there, Lenovo Slim i7, 14AP7, model 82SX0002US (Intel i7-1260P, Iris XE 96EU). 2.8K (2880x1800) 90Hz. Recently I've noticed an odd artefact on my screen: sometimes I see these reddish-greenish lines near random objects on my screen. It's especially noticeable between the words either in...
  7. Aera1132

    i want to buy best laptop

    i want to buy best laptop with Best Battery High Performance 8GB RAM 512 SSD
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    Question MSI GF63 Thin 11UD BlueScreen error.

    Hello ! I got problems today with the laptop normally it happenes from today, before some days it was fine since its new i got it before around a week, today i got cooler pad DeepCool Multi Core X8, teated if its working on heavy game and benchmark all was fine, later when i decided to use it...
  9. cstooch

    Need help with simplest setup for 2 laptops -> dual monitors , own mouse/keyboard

    The in-laws have a desk where they want to easily be able to swap in 1 of their 2 laptops, as needed (one laptop will be used at a time). The laptops will have their own mouse and keyboard connected to them. There are two monitors, and the connected laptop should work on both monitors. They may...
  10. rich002

    Question Lenovo Thinkpad T440p only blinking light 3 times

    so i have thinkpad t440p that doesn't powered up for long time and the battery is empty, when i plug the charger and press the power button the laptop doesn't turn on and only the power button light blinking 3 times with no beep sound. i try with no battery plugged too, still same result. is it...
  11. NoobieMaster

    Question My laptop won't boot properly or access BIOS after using a third-party app to partition my SSD ?

    I have a Dell Vostro 15 3000 After partitioning my SSD with third-party application, my laptop won't boot past the Dell Logo, I tried accessing BIOS setup by pressing F2 and F12 but my pc gets stuck on the dell logo screen. So I figured, there was something wrong with my SSD so then I removed...
  12. VermilionNeko

    Question MSI GP62MVR 7RFX Back Panel

    Hi I'm not really expecting to get many suggestions here. I might also have to try the MSI Reddit forum. But what would others suggest about this... I still have my MSI GP62MVR 7RFX Leopard Pro, and I can't really re-sell it either for one reason - the back panel (the side where the vents and...
  13. C

    Question Most expensive chai latte in existence - HELP - motherboard

    Back at the start of the year I spilt a chai latte on my PC Specialist laptop - details of the laptop are: Chassis & Display Elimina Series: 17.3" Matte Full HD 144Hz 72% NTSC LED Widescreen (1920x1080) Processor (CPU) Intel® Core™- i7 14 Core Processor 12700H (4.7GHz Turbo) Memory (RAM) 32GB...
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    Question Tiny UEFI change permanently destroys PC

    Asus 2012 UEFI 16GBDDR3 Laptop N56V(z) Veracrypt version from april 2023 Win10 22H2 Pro Encrypted C Windows system partition, then deleted all partitions on disk, then in UEFI, removed Veracrypt in boot menu. It never booted since then. It is always black screen, 100% black, never any text of...
  15. Ayoubch

    Question I dropped my laptop , now its stuttering little

    Good day Tomhardware community 4 days ago I dropped my laptop to the floor maybe 1 or 2 feet , and it's land by side nothing damaged but I recognize some slow performance in gaming and little stuttering I tried to diagnosize myself where the problem came from but no solution at all ...
  16. gmark

    Question Buying a new laptop: Lenovo Legion 5i Pro 2022 or 2023 model ?

    Im really confused which one should I buy, I mean they both have pros and cons. Here are the specs for both laptops: Lenovo Legion 5i Pro 2023 16IRX8 - $1700 CPU: i9 13900hx RAM: 16GB 5600mhz Storage: 1TB SSD Graphics: RTX 4070 Display: 240hz Cons: No Thunderbolt 4 port Worse build in...
  17. R

    Question Laptop underperforming?

    I have a ROG Flow X16 GV601RW, and when I bought it it had great performance but now it seems to have taken a quite deep dip. I benchmarked it on Userbenchmark (which I don't like since it's biased), Geekbench 5 and Cinebench, and I noticed that now all my components are seemingly...
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    Question Headphone audio too loud when connected to the 3.5mm audio jack on my ASUS Vivobook laptop ?

    Hi, My Asus Vivobook 14 OLED laptop has Realtek driver installed for audio. When I connect any headphone to the 3.5mm audio jack of my ASUS Vivobook OLED laptop, the audio output is too loud. For example, at 20% volume, it sounds like somewhere near to 80% volume. At 50% volume, the loudness...
  19. nikthenoto

    Question Laptop shutting down after 20-25 minutes

    Hi everyone, I am new on the forums. Before seeking further help, I thought maybe someone knows more information or could help me out. My friend has a laptop Lenovo G580. CPU: Celeron 1000 M GPU: Integrated RAM: 8 GB (he upgraded from 4 to 8) Windows 7 He got a CPU from Amazon or so, i5...
  20. K

    Question Buying a new laptop

    1. What is your budget? 500-700 USD 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? Doesn't matter but 15' would be nice. 3. What screen resolution do you want? Doesn't matter 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? Yes it will be used in lieu of my current work...
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    Question Can a loosely connected power supply unit cause damage to a laptop?

    is it a bad thing that the cable connects to the power adapter block in a laptop power supply comes loose and is left alone while the laptop is under use? I am worried it could damage my hardware components due to unstable voltage.
  22. DarKS4ys

    Question High Memory Usage

    Hello, My laptop is suffering a problem of high memory usage. It really makes the computer unusable and annoying so i need a fix. I've done a malware scan using Malwarebytes but it didnt help. Computer uses %90 RAM almost every time. Computer Specs: I5 7200U NVIDIA 940MX 12 GB RAM 480 GB SSD...
  23. R

    Question Fps drop after fresh windows install

    Did a fresh windows 11 install on my asus tuf dash f15(rtx 3060 i5 12th gen 16gb 500 gb m.2) intalled all the driver etc.Restarted the run games i run valorant i was getting 190 -200 fps .that’s higher than prev windows which was 110-120.But after I restart again its stuch to 90-100 fps...
  24. R

    Question CPU temp keeps climbing to 90-95C when gaming ?

    I have a ASUS ROG GV601RW, with a Ryzen 6900HS and a RTX 3070Ti, but for some reason the CPU keeps overheating to 90-95C while I'm gaming. My idle temps are fine at around 45C. I bought it a few months ago and it was working fine until recently it started overheating. Also, I keep getting...
  25. Christian00

    Question BSOD on Lenovo Yoga 15 laptop ?

    Hello, it's been a few days that my laptop gets a BSOD when I watch a video or use web browser. Updating the drivers and doing a clean installation didn't resolve it. Windows version: Windows 10, 10.0, version 2009, build: 19045 Hardware: 20ALDU637T, LENOVO CPU: GenuineIntel Intel(R) Core(TM)...
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    Is the backlit logo on the back of laptop lids usually lit up by a separate LED, or by the actual screen?

    I'm using the Aorus 15P XD laptop. I know closing my laptop lid will turn the backlit logo light off, so I'm not sure if it's a separate LED or by the screen itself. Do MacBooks have a separate LED?
  27. M

    Question Laptop advice pc specialist

    Hi there I've just configured a laptop from pc specialist an it's a 17 inch recoil series .rtx 4090 and i913900hx with 1tb m.2 and 32gb ram 2560x1600 can anyone recommend pc specialist I've had a desktop from them but never a laptop. As I'm just curious about the temps and build quality although...
  28. W

    Question Laptop shuts down when on battery power

    Hi, so my laptop works completely fine when plugged in to a charger but when it's on battery power it shuts down. If the laptop is turned on and I unplug it, then it shuts down (sometimes it's after 5 seconds and sometimes it's after a few minutes, but it never shuts down instantly after...
  29. Istio13

    Question Lenovo y520 HDD, SDD died?

    Dear everyone, My problem is that last night I fall asleep while watching some movie(online), my laptop battery drained. Today morning I woke up and suddenly my laptop can't boot the windows. I can hear a little beeping, probably the motherboard because of the failure. The system can't...
  30. R

    [SOLVED] Slow laptop cant find out why

    I have an M2 SSD and Ryzen 7 laptop it wasnt slow until a couple months ago, still runs slow even after cleaning, reapplying thermal paste and even unistalling software and files that could be making it slower. i know i could also reset windows, but i want to leave it as a last resort, really...
  31. G

    [SOLVED] I'm not gaining all the performance of my laptop.

    Hey guys. I've bought this laptop for only 80 euros, so I know I shouldn't expect too much of it but the specs are kind of ok (atleast to play CS:GO). I searched if my CPU and GPU could run the game, and it said I can run it on 150~ fps on low, on this website...
  32. K

    Question Thermal paste on CPU vs other components in laptop

    Hey, I'm replacing the heatsink in this laptop, but for some reason when I removed the old one, the contact points for thermal paste were all different colors and the CPU one looked like a weird texture. Take a look in the picture Anyone know why this is? Do laptops do something special with...
  33. K

    Question Gaming Laptop Comparison

    Hi all, looking to buy a gaming laptop and narrowed down to two that I like. 1. ASUS ROG Strix Scar 15 Gaming Laptop, 15.6” 240Hz IPS QHD Display, NVIDIA GeForce RTX 3070 Ti, Intel Core i9 12900H, 16GB DDR5, 1TB SSD ($1,699) 2. MSI Sword 3070Ti Gaming Laptop, 15.6" FHD IPS 144Hz, 12th Gen...
  34. username_greg

    Question Upgrading laptop SSD, need advice please

    Just bought a new Dell XPS 15 (9520) with the specs indicated below. I deliberately didn't spring for the upgraded hard drive as Dell wanted close to $300 to get to a 2tb drive and so I'm going to buy one and upgrade myself - very comfortable with opening laptops etc. My question is about which...
  35. lazarba

    Question Laptop CPU Fan spins for a sec then stops, but laptop boots fine ?

    Hello. I have acquired an old Lenovo 3000 N200 laptop that had not been used in 4-5 years. I booted it up, it worked fine until it shut itself off. After some digging around I noticed the fan wasn't spinning, so it appears the laptop had overheated. I opened it up and noticed that every time I...
  36. alreadyfuell

    Question Laptop gpu crash when playing games if plugged in. nvlddmkm

    i have msi gf63 with i7 8750h, and gtx 1050 it frequenlty crash when i plugged in power when playing, designing or anything gpu related. it says nvlddmkm stopped and quickly recover. i have tried undervolting cpu and gpu, but i cant make my gpu stable with underclocking. also my gpu is a lot...
  37. dballz972

    Question Upgrade or buy a new laptop?

    I currently have the hp pavillion 15- ec0xxx. It has the AMD Ryzen 5 3550 H processor, 8 GB ram, 1 TB HDD and NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1650 graphics card. As of late the laptop has been underperforming and giving me trouble. I was thinking of upgrading RAM and SSD as the laptop has been slow. I was...
  38. KokoAkos

    Question High CPU usage for seconds cause massive FPS drops

    Hi. During the week, this problem appeared, which mainly occurs while playing, the CPU usage jumps up completely randomly for a few seconds. The fps drops from locked 120 to below 20. Thanks to Process Explorer, it was revealed that all this happens because of the "services.exe" system process...
  39. amco_krkic

    Question Asus A15 laptop broken

    So i have an asus tuf a15 gaming laptop, used to work perfectly fine and was able to play the games i wanted, recently i tried to uninstall a game but ended up wiping my whole C drive some how (yes im retarded). With a bit of help from my friends i was able to get it up and running again but it...
  40. DannyOG

    Question Help me choose a laptop.

    1. What is your budget? Max $1200. 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? Any size. 3. What screen resolution do you want? 1080p is good for me. 4. Do you need a portable or desktop replacement laptop? Kinda both. 5. How much battery life do you need? Any amount. 6...