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...
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...
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?
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...
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...
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...
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.
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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...
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:
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...
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...
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