LGA 1155

Forum discussion tagged with LGA 1155.
  1. U

    Question DDR3 Dual Channel 1066 Mhz vs Single Channel 1600 Mhz

    Hello! I am making this post to ask which memory setup is better: DDR3 Dual Channel 4x4 gb 1066 Mhz or Single Channel 2x8 gb 1600 Mhz. I can no longer use 4x4 GB in dual channel mode at 1600 Mhz because of damage to my motherboard. Context: A couple weeks ago I managed to bend some pins on my...
  2. B

    Question PC stopped working out of nowhere: the mobo's light is on but it does not boot & none of the fans spin ?

    I bought a desktop some weeks ago just to get the GPU that came with it. Considering the gpu's price and price I could sell the other parts for, it was a good deal. As soon as the pc arrived I tested and everything was working; even did some stress testing to be sure. Then I removed the GPU to...
  3. S

    [SOLVED] What is a good LGA 1155 socket motherboard?

    I am swapping my 10 year old standard dell motherboard with a new one. I don't know what motherboard to get though. The current socket is LGA1155 and it is DDR3. I just want to swap out my current motherboard board with a better one with the same socket and memory.
  4. V

    [SOLVED] Replacement for i7 2600?

    So I need to replace my motherboard (since the one I own currently is very old and doesn't support newer GPUs) and my current CPU, i7 2600, has the socket LGA 1155. The cheapest motherboard for that socket (as far as I know) is around 130-140 euros. Is it worth it to upgrade my motherboard to...
  5. B

    [SOLVED] Ultimate Budget Monster

    HELLO GUYS LETS GET READY FOR SOME SERIOUS THONKING I just got my first self earned hard working money and i have about 160 dollars to get the following components: motherboard, cpu, cooler, ram, power supply. To make the best of it i chose to go HIGH END 2010-2012 stuff instead of low end...
  6. OctanGaming234

    Question My CPU cooler is stuck onto my motherboard.

    So, I have a Asus P8H61-I which I have kept to use on my brother’s new rig, It currently has a i3-2100T along with a GTX 750Ti 2GB, 8 gigs of ram and a 250gb Ssd. I have recently bought an i7-2700K to replace the slow asf i3 however the intel stock cooler is stuck into the motherboard after...
  7. Bobotie

    [SOLVED] What is a good motherboard upgrade?

    Because i want to fit my new gpu in my system, i need to buy a new motherboard. preferably new or refurbished. the gpu i'm trying to fit is a 1050 ti, and my current motherboard is a: Pegatron 2ab5, and lga 1155 motherboard with 4 ram slots (all occupied atm) and no UEFI support. im wanting a...
  8. N

    [SOLVED] Should i just buy an i5 3470 or save money for an ryzen 3 system?

    I have a lga 1155 system with a celeron g530, i recently bought an rx 560 which was on sale new, i am thinking of buying an i5 3470 and just replacing my cpu or saving money to cross onto an am4 platform. My system: Celeron g530 4gb ram RX 560 Random 500w psu(replacing it before cpu) Ga h61m...
  9. T

    [SOLVED] Can i Change motherboard in Dell t3400?

    hi! i have a Dell precision T3400 with Core 2 Duo processor. i want to change this processor with core i7 3rd gen, Can i change it's motherboard with LGA1155? If i can change then which One. ATX or Micro ATX????
  10. MrPehlic

    Question Does my motherboard support Gaming RAM?

    ...I have DDR3 6GB Ram stick,the cheapest ones.Im looking for a upgrade on ram,i saw a really good price on Kingston HyperX Fury 2x8 DDR3 16GB kit 1866mhz,now my question is will my ASUS P8H61-M support this ram? My motherboard supports UP TO 16GB of ram,speed PC3-10600, PC3-8500.Bus Clock- 1333...
  11. xendazzle

    Question Motherboard with LGA 1155 chipset

    Hi I'm having a hard time trying to replace my motherboard z77 ASRock extreme 4-m. looking for lga1155 chipset seems like they gone. I'm looking for a mother board with 4 ram slots and at least 1 USB 3 slot any suggestions?
  12. L

    Question LGA 1155 motherboard compatible with rx580

    I currently have Intel DH67BL mobo with Intel Xeon E3-1270 and am looking for a new mobo because my RX580 won't run. When plugged in there is no electricity in the USB ports on the motherboard and there is no image on my monitor. Do you know some motherboards that will solve my problem?
  13. Zorax demon

    Question Which LGA 1155 Motherboard Chipset for Xeon to get?

    I need a motherboard for Xeon E3 1220 V2 which chipset should I buy of LGA 1155 motherboard.
  14. L

    Question Bent socket pins lga 1155

    So, recently I had this thread going on and this exact problem. https://forums.tomshardware.com/threads/what-is-causing-the-problem.3466729/?view=date and further on guy at the repairing service told me thst my cpu socket pins are bent. Couls thst be true, well they are bent but only in slight...
  15. supervir

    Question OEM Lenovo motherboard no signal, no post after many blue screens

    Hello. I have a problem with my Lenovo CIH61MI v1.1 motherboard running i5 2400 in a custom built PC. Worked fine for 3 moths with no problems. Then problem started to occur, after few blue screens in two days randomly happening, even when trying to install fresh Windows 10 with USB! Then when I...
  16. A

    [SOLVED] GPU not working after PSU failure

    My PSU died a few months ago and I only recently was able to replace it. At the time I only had a lower wattage PSU on hand which couldn't power my GPU so I have been using integrated graphics since then. Now that i have a powerful enough PSU my reinstalled graphics card will not work...
  17. J

    Help with laptop to play and stream League of legends only??

    Hello,guys can this laptop Acer Predator i7-8750H+1060 gxt,16gb ram play lol at 1080p 60 fps capped and stream league of legends at 720p 60 fps capped??
  18. D

    ASUS ROG STRIX no display

    when i switch on the laptop all the lights light up but the screen remains black
  19. T

    Ryzen 5 2600x which mainboard the best

    Ryzen 5 2600x which mainboard the best, struggling choosing both of this Asus rog strix X370 or Gigabyte Aorus X470 gaming 5
  20. sergio.lopezsevilla

    Is this pc build good enough to run AAA games in 2017

    So this is my first pc build and I know somewhat of what I'm getting into and from what i've read I'm pretty sure this will work but In order to be sure I'd like to get some reassure from people with more knowledge so this is what I will be using. CASE...
  21. N

    New Computer, Desktop Mouse Lags. Windows 10

    I'm brand new to the masterrace and I went all out with my build. EVGA GTX1080ti FTW3 GPU intel i7 8700k CPU Gigabyte Aorus z370 gaming 7 motherboard g skill ripjaw ddr4 (2x16) RAM Corsair HX750 PSU I'm dealing with a few problems here and there regarding the 1080ti overheating while running...
  22. A

    will my g2010 bottleneck my gtx 1050 2gb

    Hi, I Have an intel pentium G2010 2.8Ghz cpu. I wanted to ask that will it bottleneck my gpu msi nvidia GTX 1050 2gb? And is it possible to overclock my cpu to 3.2ghz without any damage? Appreciate your answers
  23. M

    Is this cooling sufficient?

    Hey all, building a PC soon and needing some advice in regards to cooling. These will likely be the specs: CPU: i7-7700 3.6GHz GPU: Gigabyte gtx 1070 8GB G1 RAM: 1x8gb CASE: NZXT - S340 mid tower So, the CPU comes with a stock cooler, my PSU and GPU already have fans, and the S340 case comes...
  24. K

    Blue screen of death

    Hello! I am not very good with computing stuff.. I'd like to ask why whenever I start a game I get a Blue Screen Of Death? I can run any other program perfectly (Like internet browsers, spotify, skype) but whenever I start a game I instantly get a blue screen of death on my main monitor and my...
  25. A

    I don't understand... GTX 1080

    http://i.imgur.com/185n8Qx.png I have a EVGA GTX 1080 SC, 4790K and a 16GB of ram i get not even half the fps i see on benchmarks and i can't find the issue
  26. C

    msi h110m pro-vd

    i have an curiosity.can i overclock my i5 6400 on msi h110m pro-vd?i saw other examples of i5 6400 overclocked at 4 ghz and i'm wondering if i can overclock on my mobo:)
  27. Wayfall

    What is the required power supply for a NVidia GeForce Pascal GTX 1080?

    CPU: Intel Devil's Canyon Quad Core 8-Threaded i7 4790K 4.0GHZ - Boost 4.4GHZ COOLER: Cooler Master Hyper TX3 (Noctua NF-A9 92mm PWM Fan) GPU: NVidia GeForce MSI GTX 970 4GB RAM: Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600Mhz 2x4GB Dual Channel 8GB Kit MOBO: ASRock Z97 Anniversary (Socket 1150) PSU: EVGA...
  28. E

    Odd stuttering and occasional BSODs

    Hey guys, Over the last few weeks my computer has started stuttering like mad and frequently getting the BSOD. By "stuttering" I mean, my screen freezes, the sound gets stuck and I manually can't do anything for 1-3 seconds. Sometimes, the freezing is prolonged (10s or more) and followed by a...
  29. J

    Question about airflow

    So I built a budget pc a few weeks back in the Sharkoon VS4-S case. I installed 2 front fans and 1 back fan as exhaust. I noticed that my 2 front fans we're barely taking air in when I have my front panel on. I was wondering if it would be beneficial for me to remove the 2 fans from the front...
  30. I

    Can I install Core i-7 4771 in this box?

    A little background of what I want to accomplish here. My very old duo-core HTPC is on its last leg. I want to build another HTPC (prefer a small one). These are the parts I have laying around. -Core i7 4771 CPU -2 x 8GB DIMMS (desktop Rams) -360GB SSD I found this...
  31. R

    Is this PSU any good??

    silverstone strider 750w ST70F-ESB
  32. R

    i am not sure how to split my screen

    when i right click on descktop it only says 'unpin from start' and 'resize i am not sure which windows thingy it is?
  33. V

    Microsoft Office not working

    I upgraded to Windows 8.1 and Microsoft Office disappeared. How can I get it back?
  34. J

    PC Cooling Options

    So i recently bought a R9 280x toxic edition, upgrading from my previous Gtx 660. My old 660 was a reference model card and pushed heat out the back of the case as opposed to dumping it inside the case. Since getting the toxic card, i've run into one main problem. When gaming my CPU gets to...
  35. T

    need help with my gaming build

    Hey guys im looking for some help regarding my new build. As im not sure what kind of motherboard i need for crossfire and my budget is rather tight. The things i want to put in right now are a 4970k processor with 1 r9 290 toxic with room for another in a year orso no clew on what case or...
  36. P

    Can i make 1 of my ssd`s go idle ?

    Hello . I am booting from 1 samsung 840 evo drive and have an aditional drive made from 2x120 ssd samsung in raid0 (the one i use for storing games because i have a 900 mb/s read) ... My question is , to avoid tearing and wearing made by the raid0 can i make the two ssd`s in raid0 go idle when...
  37. D

    am i RMA gtx 770

    so my evga gtx 770 just arrived today and I put it into my comp getting excited to test it out...but nope. So there was no graphics card in before it, just integrated from the i7-3770k. im running an asrock z77 extreme4 I tried to run evga driver update but it said it could not recognize any...
  38. G

    Extended service set vs Wireless distribution system

    i m reading about it in http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wireless_LAN i dont quite understand , it seem like the do the same thing. thank you in advance guys and merry xmas !!