#laptop

Forum discussion tagged with #laptop.
  1. Rak11

    Question CPU upgrade

    So recently my dell inspiron 15r se died which has a core i7 3632qm (3rd gen ) And i have a laptop Toshiba Satellite c640 which has a core i5-2430M .so the question is should i swap the i5 with an i7? Will it work both processors has a tdp of 35 w i7 sits in rPGA989 and i5 is in ppga 988? What...
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    Question Fix potentially broken HDMI port

    When i connect any monitor to my laptop it displays purple colored dead pixels, and sometimes the screen flickers when i touch the HDMI cable. I've tried multiple cables and displays but the problem keeps persisting. When i connect the cables and monitors to another laptop it seems to work fine...
  3. jamalmohdssb

    Question Massive fps drop while gaming idk why max temp it goes to 70- 75 degree C, I dont know what is the reason, Should i buy a cooling fan or something

    I own hp laptop, model number 15-da0014ne, i7-8550U CPU@ 1.80Ghz, 16gb ram, with Mx 130 4gb.
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    Question Laptop shutting off on AC Power

    Hi Guys, I have been having this problem for a while with my school laptop, and the occurrences are becoming more frequent and therefore I am losing more progress on my work. It is becoming increasingly annoying and inconvenient, and I need a fix. A little background info, I have a LEADER...
  5. J

    [SOLVED] Having CPU issues on laptop, please help.

    I have an AMD Ryzen 7 3750H with Radeon Vega Mobile Gfx 2.30 GHz for my CPU and a Geforce GTX 1660 ti with Max-Q design for my GPU. When playing games initially I found that I was getting 2 or 3 frames on games like Rust or Call of Duty, so I switched my power options to High Performance which...
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    Question Where can i find informations like how many slot for ssds/rams etc my motherboard has?

    Hello guys, I'm struggling with finding informations about my motherboard. I was thinking about upgrading my laptop but i can't find any info about the motherboard. I'm curious how many slots for ssd it has. If it has a single or dual channel rams... etc ... My laptop is Lenovo IdePad L340...
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    [SOLVED] GPU Clock Won't Go Up After Changing The Offest

    I wanna overclock my gt740m in my old laptop I don't really care about and I have overclocked the memory clock for the card successfully. But the gpu clock won't increase even though I cranked up the offset. So I feel like I'm leaving performance on the table here. I've tried nvidia...
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    [SOLVED] Low FPS on Laptop Gaming with High Resolution Monitor

    Hi Guys, I have 8 yrs old Toshiba Laptop 1+1GB graphic card which have 1366x768 resolution. When i plug it to 4K Samsung monitor, it allows me to choose any resolution in windows and in games. Problem is; when i set to a higher resolution than 1366 games begin to have dramatically low fps. If...
  9. M

    [SOLVED] Adapter for a 3 prong laptop charger

    Is there any adapter that can eliminate the massive power cable on a laptop charger? https://www.amazon.com/Toshiba-Gateway-Notebook-Computer-Charger/dp/B01JBDY3GS/ref=sr_1_3?keywords=3+prong+cable&qid=1571627231&sr=8-3 ^this thing but without a cable. I am trying to make my desk cleaner so...
  10. J

    [SOLVED] What Laptop for 4-6 x 2K monitors

    Just curious if anyone had any recommendations for laptop/docking station/monitor combos that could run 4-6 external 2K monitors? I was thinking one of the new Dell XPS 15 i9 8 core processor laptops or would I even need that much power??? For the monitors I was thinking I could even run 4 wide...
  11. A

    Looking for a laptop for my wife

    HI guys need a powerful lapptop for wife. she wants to code. Most priority it should be i7 8750h or above 16gb plus ram very good cooling and battery life. she doessnt want to game but i know she will regret later so i want atleast a decent gpu for her like 1650, 1060 or above my point of view...
  12. J

    Question Laptop Hard Drive upgrade Question

    Alright, so I have a 200gb hard drive that is pre-installed in my laptop. Now I have a 1tb that I haven't put in yet due to a issue I think I will run into. If I take out that 200gb, I know I will lose all my games, pictures, music, but will I have to buy a new copy of windows 10? Or will it...
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    Question Random Laptop Lag Spikes - Please Help

    I just received a brand new Lenovo Yoga 730 laptop for Christmas 2018, I've had it for about 6 months now and I have had absolutely no issues whatsoever. This was the case until this past Thursday (4/18/19), I would randomly receive lag spikes while using my laptop. I've tried testing on other...
  14. RonBs

    Question i7 8750H + 1050Ti + 16ram 2600mhz

    Every game I played I had nice frames, but when I play minecraft my fps is under 50 fps, on fortnite high settings im getting better frames. I did every thing on nvidia contorl panel, the game runs on my GPU and I gave to the game 8 Ram. Even, when I set my pc to best performance (my CPU gets to...
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    Question Why can't i install windows 7 OS properlly in a laptop?

    So my brother asked me to format his laptop's HDD (intel i7 4th gen, acer aspire V, WD blue 1TB HDD), so i did that, and then he asked me to install an OS (he was using windows 8 and wanted win10). So i tried installing windows 10 by using a usb boot drive key i created with microsoft's official...
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    Question Want to upgrade my old 1x1 wireless card

    My Toshiba C75D-B7300 has by default an atheros QCNFA125 1x1 mini pci-e wireless adapter with which I have always had problems. I really want to upgrade to a newer 802.11ac, 2x2, dual band adapter. I have been looking at the Intel wireless-AC 9260 and it seems like a really good option for an...
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    Question Download speed is VERY slow ONLY on my new laptop.

    I have an ASUS VivoBook Pro 15 N580VD that I just bought recently, I upgraded it with an 1T SSD alongside the old one, so my warranty is voided so I really hope I don't need to use it.My problem is that it downloaded at 1 mbps from a site that my phone downloaded at 10mbps, I have been looking...
  18. T

    Question Laptop fan is making a weird rattling noise

    So my laptop fan is making a rattling noise, very noticeable in idle. Called ASUS customer support and they told me I should get it replace, however my warranty doesn't cover it. Not in a position to spend a lot of money, I also don't want any trouble with continuing using my laptop. Is there...