Forum discussion tagged with motehrboard.
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    Question Will this cooler fit in my case and motherboard?

    I got a be quiet dark rock pro 4 and it doesnt fit in my case, will a cooler master hyper 212 evo fit in my case and motherbaord? i have a dell inspirion 3670 with a gtx 1050ti and a m.2 ssd. Thanks
  2. Jordanco

    Question No post no beeps after Cpu change

    Hi all. First time posting... My friend give me his computer to upgrade him. His computer specs are: Motherboard: Foxconn A6VMX am2+/am3 CPU: AMD Sempron 140 RAM: 1GB DDR2 SAMSUNG 800Mhz HDD: 250GB Western Digital PSU: 400w EVGA He give me Athlon II X4 630 and 2gb ram for upgrade. I boot the...
  3. Namesoom

    Question Choosing New Motherboard

    I am currently in the process of upgrading my PC but I'm unsure which motherboard to go for. I have had my eye on either the Z390-E or the Gigabyte Ultra/Master. I have already ordered a 750d airflow case and will be getting either 9700k or 9900k processor (leaning towards 9700k as the...
  4. NoaHnao

    Question What should i do?

    I have a pc with these specs: intel core i7 6700k asus z170-M Plus 16 GB RAM MSI GTX 980 Armor I want to upgrade my motherboard, I was thinking of getting a z370 motherboard for future proofing, but the new z370 platform dosent support my CPU. should I get a new CPU or get a new z170 motherboard?
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    Question dose this SSD work on this MB? the ssd is MZ-V7E1T0BW this is the MB BATTLE-AX B450M-G DELUXE
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    Question New Cpu choice

    hey. im tryng to upgrade to ryzen from my old core i3, i have the r5 1600 af and the r5 2600 in mind but i also was thinking about the ryzen 2700, im not going to be streaming or editing just playing video games im leaving the r7 as my last option. And for the motherboard, What would be the...
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    Question What motherboards support Intel H10 Optane SSDs?

    I'm looking into upgrading my motherboard from an H310 to something better and wanted to replace my failing SSD as well. So I figured I'd go for an Intel H10 Optane SSD since they're pretty cheap now and comparable to similar M.2 SSD's in price. However, I read that motherboard support is for...
  8. mkharman

    Question What components should I get

    Hello, I'm currently shopping and want to build my gaming rig. Thus far I have decided to buy the following components: - Intel Core i9-9900KS 4 GHz 8-Core Processor - Noctua NH-D15 SE-AM4 82.52 CFM CPU Cooler - Western Digital Red 6 TB 3.5" 5400RPM Internal Hard Drive - Asus GeForce RTX...
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    Question Upgraded system but won’t post at all please help?,

    Hey, We upgraded a pc majorly, we changed the mobo, ram, cpu and gpu and all the fans and lights work however the system won’t even post, nothing will go to the monitor. The motherboard lights up but the peripherals will not light up despite being plugged in. Please help Thanks
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    Question Gigabyte z270 stuck at the VGA failure led

    I've got a Gigabyte z270 hd3p motherboard, and it doesn't boot. Sometimes, it stucks at the VGA led (most of the time). Some other times, it is the CPU led that is turned on. When I say "stuck" I mean I don't even get to see the BIOS splash screen. I've tried to boot it without the hard drive...
  11. Pedro924

    Question i7-4790K & Z87 ASRock OC Formula ac / 144HZ

    I just got a new triple monitor setup (Dell S-Series 27-Inch Screen LED-Lit Gaming Monitor (S2719DGF); QHD (2560 x 1440) up to 155 Hz; 16:9; 1ms Response time). See my current build below, is the CPU/Mobo a bottleneck for 2K 1440P Gaming on my rig? Case: NZXT Phantom 820 Mobo: AsRock Z87 OC...
  12. B

    Question PC Freeze and Power LED blinking after restarting

    Hello there, I have been having some problems with my PC recently. While playing games, PC keep getting freezed without any notice. When I say freeze, it means complete freeze along with screen, keyboard led, mouse led etc. After this freeze, I removed PC power cable and waited for couple of...
  13. Question Motherboard won't use all RAM (but can detect it)

    Hello, I will start with my specs: Mainborad: ASRock B75 Pro3 (BIOS ver P.20 - according to page of my mobo it is newest UEFI version that I can install) Memory: CMZ8GX3M2A1600C9 (details in screenshots below) CPU: Intel Core i5 3470 GPU: Radeon RX 480 OS: Windows 10 (64bit) Today I expanded...
  14. Thyalex

    Question Which Motherboard should i buy?

    I am planning to buy a I9-9900K and im looking to buy a motherboard with it but cant decide between these 3 listed below.
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    [SOLVED] should i switch to a gtx 550 4gb?

    I am currently running a gtx 750 ti low profile on a dell OptiPlex 7010 with a 250 watt power supply. Long story short I bought this pc over a year ago in one of those all in one bundles on ebay which come with an i5 and 8gb of ddr3 ram but then some terrible card like a gt710. At the time I...
  16. L

    Question ASUS PRIME B450M-A Cant see any Storage Devices

    Hard Drive will not be recognized by the motherboard. It just says n/a next to all sata ports in the bios when the HDD is plugged in.The person has tried all of the things you could think of. Tried to plug into every SATA Port still in the bios it says n/a next to all of the SATA ports. They...
  17. luis15herr

    [SOLVED] I don't get a output on my r9 380 4gb Gaming video card

    Hi, I don't get a signal on my r9 380 4gb Gaming video card, I had an h61c2-cm motherboard with which I tried to make it work with my video card and it never worked, now that I changed my motherboard to an h61m-vg4 I also don't want to give a video signal, help c:
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    [SOLVED] Computer not turning on after shutting down

    Hi guys, I'm a long time lurker and got a lot of help from the board in the past, but this one doesn't seem to be here /can't seem to find anything. I have an Asus Z170 pro gaming motherboard with 2x 8gb of RAM And a 660 gtx. Not sure what my PSU is. Whenever I turn my computer off, by...
  19. Lord_Freeholder

    [SOLVED] ASUS vs Gigabyte Customer Service/support and RMA process?

    I'm just about the buy a new x570 motherboard. I'm stuck between the Gigabyte Aorus Elite and the Asus TUF Gaming. Both seem great. I built my last PC with a Z97 from Asus that has been absolutely wonderful and has lasted six years with zero problems. This time however I've been spooked by all...
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    Question can you update bios without raven ridge on b450

    i got a new b450 motherboard along with a ryzen 7 1800x but my bios has never been updated i recently checked the bios to see that my cpu was on 70 idle but ryzen master says 45 so i was wondering if there was any way to update the bios without a apu