Mac Mini

Forum discussion tagged with Mac Mini.
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    Question Mac Mini 4k 144hz or 160hz ?

    Any ideas on how to get 4k at 144hz or 160hz from Mac Mini M1?? I'm thinking of buying A Mac Mini M1 and.....these are the monitors in my list to use it with : LG 27GN950 LG 27GP950 (And i would also love to hear any monitor recommendations for Mac Mini M1) And will the M1 chip be able to...
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    Question Best way to do dual display with this Mac setup?

    Ok so I'm getting a new setup for work (MacBook Pro 16" (intel) and 2x Lenovo ThinkVision P27h-20's) which is great - the problem is I need to share the displays with my personal computer an M1 Mac Mini. I'd like to do this in a seamless way if possible; I've looked at various Display Port...
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    Question Mac Mini won't turn on - no power light or fan sound

    Hi, I've got a late-2014 mac mini that won't switch on. I plugged in a power lead that I'd verified on another mac mini, connected it to a display that I know works but when I pressed the power button, nothing happens at all - no light, no fan noise, nothing. It passed a PAT test in July of...
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    [SOLVED] Thermal Paste for Mac mini (Late 2012)

    Hi guys, I bought an Mac mini last year, just to see what Mac OS is like, I mainly use as "storage" and to do some Djs. it's a late 2012 Mac mini, core i5, with 4 GB of RAM (just waiting for the 8 GB to be delivered do upgrade it), 250 GB SSD, 500 GB HDD as internal storage and around 5 TB HDD...
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    Question ESD versions on amazon

    So i recently upgraded my pc (including my motherboard) and didn't realise the product key was attached to the board. Thought i might as well just buy another key rather than re assemble the old system. Are these ESD keys on amazon legit? Because they're miles cheaper than buying them through...
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    Logitech's New Headsets Have Impressive Sound

    Logitech is today announcing a new lineup of gaming headsets targeting those who want surround sound and RGB lights as well as those who want to play battle royale titles. Logitech's New Headsets Have Impressive Sound : Read more
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    [SOLVED] Should i update my bios ?

    I have a Gygabite B85-HD3 motherboard and after stumbling upon some subjects on bios updates i found out that my bios is out of date and the newest version updates CPU microcode for win10 support with Pentium AE So i want to know if i should update bios since i've never done it before and...
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    while charging laptop is good at gaming but overheats a lot reaches 97'c.

    i just purchased a laptop name acer nitro 5 ( i5 8300h , gtx1050ti, 8gb ddr4 ram ) i tried to play games on my laptop to check my gaming performance but i did'nt have any games to test so i downloaded tencent gaming buddy (pubg mobile) while playing at max setting i was getting 60fps(with...
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    Cheap 4k capable gaming pc.

    I want a gaming pc that can run games at 4k on low to high settings. note, i will accept used parts and yes, ik scattervolt made a video on this but i just wanna see what i could possibly get.
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    Used Dell laptop or new other cheaper brand

    Hi, I am looking for a laptop to use to play video and audio out to a/v system. No heavy duty anything needed. Was wondering whether a used Dell laptop maybe 7240 i5 or this Inspiron 11 3000 3185 2-in-1 would be better than a new lower system like Acer or this...
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    Does my GTX 1070 Founder's Edition need a GPU brace?

    -Description of Problem I have a GTX 1070 Founder's edition GPU and I'm wondering if it would be absolutely necessary to install a brace. I've seen no signs of it sagging and sits firmly in the socket. However, is it still a good idea to buy a brace for it? I have an MSI B360 Intel Motherboard.
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    New Rig: Can I use my previous HDD?

    Hey guys! Currently I have an AMD based rig with Windows 10 home on my SSD. However I also have a 2 terabyte hard drive with Windows 10 Pro on it as well from a different computer. The setup I am building will be utilizing an Intel based motherboard and the new i - 8700 k. I would really like...
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    A6 5400K is a FM2+ APU?

    So have a A6 5400K CPU and a F2A88XM-D3H. I am trying to get the best GPU for it but keep on reading on the Mobo Site that "To support PCI Express 3.0, you must install an FM2+ APU." Now I haven't dealt with Computer Tech since the days of Pent 4s so with what I have, can I support a PCI-E 3.0...
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    Graphics cards compatible with hp slimline 270-p033w

    Okay, I know that there isn't a lot of room so that concerned me but there is a slot to upgrade the graphics card. I just recently started dabbling in PC gaming and I just ordered a better processor but I'm looking to get the GeForce GTX 460 or 660 but how can I be sure that it is compatible...
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    Help me buy CPU

    Hello guys im new here and i want to buy new cpu asap , so my current build is : gtx 1050 ti , i3 2100 , 6 gb ram. i got GPU like 1 month ago and im so happy , but the cpu cant handle it (botleneck), so could you tell me wich cpu for 150-250 $ should i buy? no need to be paried with gpu...
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    Help with a Optiplex 780 SFF

    I am planning to upgrade my Optiplex 780 SFF with a ZOTAC GeForce GTX 1050. I have upgraded the system with EVGA GeForce GT 610 graphics card, (when I got the computer there was no ram), so it has 2x2gb sticks, and Intel core 2 quad Q8300. Would I need to upgrade the 230w power supply? Also...
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    I turn my laptop on and I can't find my arrow

    I turn my laptop on and I can't find the arrow. I run my finger across the pad and nothing. I've never had this problem before.
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    windows could not complete installation problem

    I know there are other threads about this, but i cant seem to fix my problem. Heres what happen, i did a update on my desktop. Everything went perfect, made it to the log in screen then my foot hit the power cord causing my computer to turn off. I have tried using the prompt window with a...
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    Connecting Right Left and Center Speakers to a Reciever

    Hello, My AV-Reciever model is: YAMAHA HTR-5240 I have attached photos of the back of the receiver (the connections), and a photo of my remote control. I also have two "Peerless AC-3 Series, Model SR-377" which are Surround speakers. and a Peerless AC-3 Series, Model CT-377" Which is a Center...
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    Is Intel I5 4460 a good gaming CPU?

    My Intel Pentium G3240 IS Bottlnecking my Geforce GTX 1050 ti and i was wanting to get the Intel 4460 Because it fits my socket and i was wondering was that CPU good for gaming?
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    Tech Class for Customers

    I have a home based computer repair shop, but sometimes you get the customer who wants to do it themselves and pick your brain. Can I charge them for the education even though I don't have a teachers certificate?
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    Which option is best for OCing Ryzen 5 1600?

    I have an MSI B350m Mortar. After searching around I see there are three ways to OC: Ryzen Master Overclocking Utility, MSI game boost option in the BIOS and manually setting the values in the BIOS. I am new to overclocking and have no idea which would be the safest option to go for. I just want...
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    VGA cord alternative

    I'm trying to hook up my computer tower to my TV. My TV is a flat screen and has HDMI RCA VGA USB ports and all that. But however I have no VGA cord to connect my tower with I have HDMI cables and everything else but my tower only has the VGA and some round looking plugs and USB and some...
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    Will Core i5-7600K Fit on Asus Rog Strix B250F Board?

    I wanna buy i5-7600K processor and need a low or mid budget mobo for it.. I will also put a Asus ROG Strix 1070 GPU on it. Also i need little overclocking i5 processor.. Should I go for this mobo?
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    Is my psu sufficient enough for a gtx 660?

    I have a hp xw4600 workstation with a core 2 quad q9300 and 4gb ddr2 and was looking to upgrade the ram and gpu... and im not sure if my psu is powerful enough see picture below. http://imgur.com/K3I77NQ Thanks in advance :)
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    will A6 7310 bottleneck a gtx 750ti

    to give u some insight, this particular CPU is technically a laptop CPU but it is soldered onto my motherboard and cant do anything about it, (my pc is a desktop, i know its very weird), will this CPU bottleneck a 750 ti? i have 8gb ddr3 ram, if thats important. so my question is: WILL A6 7310...
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    Need help finding a graphics card.

    If possible, I want to find a graphics card for my computer that's good for gaming. I've been looking for a while, but still haven't found any. I'm a little bit of a newbie when it comes to upgrading system hardware, etc. The problem I'm having is finding one compatible with my PC. Here's my...
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    What will be the best monitor for a gtx 1060?

    Guys can u tell me what the best monitor is for the gtx 1060 I want the monitor to have a dvi port and integrated speakers so that I can plug an audio cable from my soundcard to my monitor. My budget is around 260 dollars. Thank you
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    WALLPAPERS!!! plz send help

    Where can i find cool wallpapers and not * ones like nature or kid-like with guns and explosions? I am talking about sleek one center piece. <Language, please. Thanks.>
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    TN 144Hz 1ms 1080p 24" or 27" vs VA 60hz 4ms 1080p 27" (w/ Free Sync)

    AMD R7 370 - my current graphics card (gonna upgrade in the future for 144hz) Mainly for gaming and editing videos and photos -Dota 2 (competitively) -Overwatch (competitively) -Adobe I'm planning to get the VA monitor because of the Free Sync might able to put up against a TN panel 144hz...
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    CPU upgrade crashes game midway

    I just upgraded to the i7-2600 from the i3. The reason for that is so I can play high end games without any bottle necking whats so ever. Playing overwatch or h1z1, my game will crash 5-20 min in game. Any ideas? Specs: MB- dh77kc Processor- i7-2600 Ram- 8gb 2600hz Graphics- GTX 1060 Armor OC...
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    a6-6400k bottleneck 750ti?

    my apu is an a6-6400k 3.9ghz dual core. i want to buy the 750ti. i was wondering if could play fallout 4 and shadow of mordor at above 30fsp on medium with this combo and if their was any bottlenecks. i can already play fallout new vegus and skyrim on low with just the apu?
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    Laptop with broken display, need to update drivers.

    Hi, I'm not sure if this is the right place to ask this since I posted it a while back in another category without knowing (I'm new to all this). I have an HP Pavilion DV6 with a broken display, currently running windows 10 and using it with an external display. Thing is, I want to update the...
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    how to build cheap pc play GTA V ???

    Cheap system for GTA V ?? Srr i cant speak some English Tks bro !!
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    WD black vs Blue

    right i am building a pc, i just got the gtx 1080 to buy and the hard drive. i am mainly building a pc cuz mine is getting old and i got 1440p monitor. i am a gamer, mostly a world of warcraft player and i'm going to play witcher 3. i do play alot of games so yeah. i can afford wd black 2tb...
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    acer aspire doesn't recognize PIN after windows updaye

    After Windows 10 update Acer Aspire says my PIN is incorrect and won't let me send in.
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    30-40% gpu usage in sli (Titan X Maxwell)

    Hello Since one week i waited for an fixing update but nothing came. In games like GTA V, GTA IV and The wicther 3 i am only getting 30-40% gpu usage in sli since a week. (both 99% before) Reinstalled Drivers, reseted settings, nothing helps. V-sync is off, powermanagment in nvidia...
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    Help me finding the perfect gaming mouse!

    Hi! Im looking for a good gaming mouse for CS:GO. My hand size is 19.5cm lenght and 11-12cm width (My age is 15). I like ambidextrous mouse the most and i use claw grip. Thanks for answer's!
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    Connected to router but no Interent

    I've read many of the other threads on this issue but none of the solutions have worked for me yet. My laptop can connect to the router over WiFi and Ethernet but cannot access the internet. I cannot access the internet on my phone, two iPads nor on my desktop via ethernet, therefore I believe...
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    Why am I getting such low fps on games with my new gtx 1080

    Some games on my gtx 970 even got better results. My rig is Processor Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4790 CPU @ 3.60GHz Video Card NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 RAM 12 GB Operating System Microsoft Windows 10 (build 10586), 64-bit Acer MS-7869 Motherboard On h1z1 i get only 60-80 fps as where my friend...