mother board compatiability

Forum discussion tagged with mother board compatiability.
  1. CatFromBelow

    Question BIOS and Mobo GPU compatibility

    So I recently got an Alienware Aurora R3 from a garage sale everything works great except the graphics is very out of date. I'd like to change to my Radeon RX 580 from my Radeon HD 6950 but when I install the 580 my motherboard doesnt recognize it. Is there a solution to this?
  2. Equable

    Question pc build confusion

    i was working all last summer to get enough money for a pc that i could stream and game on and i have about 2226$ to spend. my problem is that i dont know if what i want rn and can buy rn is: 1: good enough to work and stream on pretty good resolution ( about 1080p and 4000 bitrate even i dont...
  3. Emanv07

    [SOLVED] Is my motherboard compatiple?

    So I have a Gigabyte GA-Z68A-D3-B3 motherboard and I was wondering if it was compatiple with a GTX 1660 ti and if its not compatiple can someone give me recommendations on a mother I can use to run it. Thanks, Emmanuel
  4. C

    [SOLVED] How do I find out if a laptops motherboard is compatible with GPU upgrade?

    When I bought my laptop it was with the idea to be able to upgrade it later down the line. I both it at the beginning of 2018 with pretty much the lowest specs hardware I could. It came with 8gb ddr3 ram, 1tb HDD, gtx1060 and i7-7700 HQ 2.8-3.8GHz, 45W, 6MB Cache. Over the last two years I've...
  5. adamekcerv

    Question Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO 16GB doesn't work with MSI b450 Tomahawk Max

    Hi, My motherboard (Tomahawk Max) doesn't work with Corsair Vengeance RGB PRO 16GB. There is no screen/display on boot. It worked without problem for a few months a after that the RGB turned red and I wasn't able to boot my PC. When I change the RAM to Corsair 16GB KIT DDR4 3000MHz CL16 it...
  6. MachoManRandall

    [SOLVED] New case but very confused about whether I can use it fully

    Hello guys, I'm pretty new to PC building so I'm still learning about all the different components and compatibility of them. With that being said, I recently purchased a new case but failed to think about whether or not I have the necessary hardware on my motherboard to accommodate the front...
  7. fivefiveopen

    [SOLVED] Z490 versus Z390 --- Which one is better?

    Now I'm intended to build a PC but I'm in a dilemma. I have no idea which CPU and mobo to choose. Is any improvement in Z490 compared with Z390?
  8. OlsenaiZ

    Question PC turns on only with one ram slot

    Hi guys I’m having a weird issue , so I have a Ryzen 3200g Mai 320A-m Pro mAtx 2DIMM Slots Corsair Venegance 2x4gb 2133mhz DDR4 Ram ive just built this pc went to turn it on and no screen however fans are workings and all the leds turn on, so after abit of Diag I’ve tested each Ram stick in...
  9. setter43

    [SOLVED] Help With Custom Build

    Hello, I am currently in the process of upgrading my PC. I have browsed through UK.PC Partpicker to check compatibility. I was just wondering if anyone could have a look at my parts list, and let me know if I have made good choices, and if the parts are compatible, Even more so if they will Fit...
  10. Carlos_Santana

    [SOLVED] Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P motherboard compatibility with AMD RX 580

    Is the Gigabyte GA-970A-DS3P motherboard and a 500w PSU, compatible and fully functional with a AMD RX 580 graphic card? Thank you in advance for your answers!
  11. manu_16r

    [SOLVED] Query about 32GB RAM Support

    hi, motherboard model- Gigabyte B250M-D2V-CF (U3E1), it has 2 RAM slots would it support VENGEANCE® LPX 32GB (1 x 32GB) DDR4 DRAM 2400MHz C16 Memory Kit here are some urls: http://me.gigabyte.com/products/page/mb/ga-b250m-d2v#sp...
  12. rwreyesbe95

    [SOLVED] Is my MSI B350M pro vd-plus motherboard compatible with an RTX 2070 Super?

    Hey, kind of a noob question, but I wanted to know if these 2 were compatible. I checked on the manufacturer website and I couldn’t find it on their list, but then again I couldn’t find my current GPU either (GTX 1660) and that’s running fine in there. I also checked on pc-specs.com and I saw...
  13. insertLenny

    [SOLVED] ASRock 960GM-GS3 FX with FX-8350?

    Is the FX-8350 compatible with 960GM-GS3 FX? I saw it is 95W on the website but unsure whether that's related to thermal or not.
  14. TheMutedDog

    [SOLVED] Does the GIGABYTE B450M S2H motherboard support my AMD A8-9600?

    Hi, guys so I want to buy a new motherboard because the old one's BIOS got corrupted. I choose the GIGABYTE AMD B450M S2H motherboard. But when I looked at the CPU support list I couldn't find my CPU. I mean the socket type's match and there's no TDP issue but I don't know if I should take the...
  15. R

    [SOLVED] My cpu AMD Ryzen 3 3200g gives BSODCLOCK WATCHDOG TIMEOUT error after restarting?

    Getting this error after installing and assembly.... CLOCK_WATCHDOG_TIMEOUT Blue Screen Error on Windows 10 ... For more info.... The assembly was done as per https://www.igyaan.in/194240/gaming-pc-under-rs-25000/ My friend who made this assembly thinks there is problem with hardware of...
  16. X

    Question Does my motherboard support NVMe?

    I have the MSI B150 Mortar motherboard and am looking at getting an SSD. just wondering if its supports NVMe or will i just have to get a regular SSD? Thanks
  17. Firsttry51

    [SOLVED] B450M DS3H mobo works with r5 1600 but not ryzen 3 3200g

    so my sister bought a gigabyte b450m ds3h, a ryzen 3 3200g and 1 stick of 16gb ddr4 2400mhz i currently have a am4 setup myself so i was able to test everything on my rig as well, the r3 3200g works and so does the ram the first ds3h that arrived was able to post with the 3200g even without...
  18. D

    [SOLVED] Is my GPU Dead ?

    Rig: Gigabyte 970a-ds3p AMD FX-8350 Sapphire R9 270X 4GB Corsair Vengeance 8GB DDR3 (CMZ8GX3M1A1600C10) Corsair VS650 Seagate Barracuda - 1TB Haven't used this Rig for a couple of years. The RAM and HDD are brand new(Bought them a week back). Installed windows 10 , worked fine for 2-3 days...
  19. U

    Question PC fans and lights on the motherboard are working, but my display doesn't receive signal

    Hi, My PC isn't working. I started it today and worked fine. I went away from it like 30 minutes, because a neighbor rang at my door. When I came back the screen was black and I thought it went into standby. I moved the mouse around to start it, pressed some keys but the display stayed black. I...
  20. Noxlus

    [SOLVED] Will this CPU work with my current motherboard?

    I'm looking at upgrading my current CPU which is the Intel Core i7-4770 CPU 3.40 GHz. My friend that helped build my PC has passed, and I'm not the most informed when it comes to computers. I see they don't sell my motherboard anymore, would it be worth upgrading that too? My only complaint with...
  21. M

    Question upgrade ram reboot loop

    I received 2 ram and decided upgrade my ram to a higher clocking speed however the computer was met with a reboot loop. I tried to mix around with the old ram and have this new findings. 1 new ram (specifically only one of the two) with 1 old ram (first of the two) works and may reboot...
  22. A

    Question Will this old motherboard support an Core 2 Quad ?

    I have an old pc laying around and i thought i could upgrade it and make it into a Secondary/Backup pc , it's a HP prebuilt , specs : -Pentium D 925 -hewlett-packard 0a58h (xu1 processor) motherboard From what i read the most it can support is an Core 2 Duo E6700 which is a bit too slow so i was...
  23. D

    Question i need a new motherboard but which one?

    -I have this components right now in my PC: Processor: Intel® Core™ i7 4820K Processor (4x 3.70GHz/10MB L3 Cache) - Intel Core i7 4820K memory: 8 GB [4 GB X2] DDR3-1600 Memory Module - G.Skill Ripjaws X Video card: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Motherboard: MSI X79A-GD45 Plus-- 5x PCI-E x16, and...
  24. jmjm69

    Question lga 771 to 775 mod motherboad support

    i have a xeon e5440 2.83ghz modded to the lga 775 socket i wanted to ask if this cpu will work instantly with the gigabyte GA EP43T UD3L
  25. J

    Question Best Useful Utility/Driver for Gigabyte Motherboard

    I just built a new Rig and installed Windows 10 Pro and Bios Update to F31. just wondering if you guys recommend any important Drivers that are useless or must be downloaded. i heard that the Gigabyte App center sucks. Here's my Build CPU: Ryzen 5 2600 RAM: Corsair Vengeance 3000 16GB MOBO...
  26. P

    Question Does this M.2 PCIe SSD work with this Motherboard ?

    I wanna know if this SSD will work with my motherboard without any problems. Wanna install Windows 10 on it. MotherBoard: https://www.asus.com/sk/Motherboards/TUF-B360-PRO-GAMING/ SSD: https://www.gigabyte.com/Solid-State-Drive/GIGABYTE-M2-PCIe-SSD-128GB#kf
  27. P

    [SOLVED] Im not sure if i choose a right PSU for MB

    I found this PSU and im not quiet sure if its gonna work with Motherboard and Graphics Card. Can you help me out ? PSU:http://www.evolveo.com/en/gold-550w-r GPU:https://www.msi.com/Graphics-card/GeForce-GTX-1060-ARMOR-6GD5X-OC.html MOB:https://www.asus.com/Motherboards/TUF-B360-PRO-GAMING/
  28. H

    Question is cpu broken? tried putting coffe lake in Z270 motherboard.

    hi, so i stupidly put a a i5 9600k in a Z270 motherboard, same socket diffrent chipset. have the cpu taken any damage from this?
  29. C

    Question Will this CPU be ok with this motherboard?

    I was going to buy a ryzen 3 2200g with a Gigabyte A320M-S2H but i thought i could buy a ryzen 5 2400g instead because I have the budget to do so, but I can't buy a better motherboard, so will the A320M-S2H work?
  30. P

    Question i5-9400f compatibilty with ASUS TUF B360-PRO GAMING ?

    Hello i started picking parts on PCPartPicker and while i was choosing i got this Error: Some Intel B360 chipset motherboards may need a BIOS update prior to using Coffee Lake Refresh CPUs. Upgrading the BIOS may require a different CPU that is supported by older BIOS revisions. The parts i...
  31. A

    Question RAM working on "Incompatible" Mobo, but not working on compatible mobo

    Hey all, I've built a computer this past november with the following specifications: CPU: Ryzen 7 1700 GPU: Gigabyte RX 580 8GB Motherboard: MSI A320M Gaming Pro RAM: G.Skill Aegis 2x8GB F4-2400C15D-16GIS Storage: Samsung 860 EVO 250Gb, Seagate Barracuda 2Tb PSU: Rosewill Capstone 650M Now, I...
  32. P

    [SOLVED] What is a SDRAM on this Motherboard ?

    Hello, im picking a motherboard and i found this motherboard with good price but in description i found it has SDRAM 2666mhz so i wonder what it is and if its compatible with this RAM. Thanks for every respond ! Links: https://www.alza.sk/asus-tuf-b360-pro-gaming-d5289344.htm#fotovideo...
  33. Andross64

    [SOLVED] Z370 with i9600k

    Hello Tom's Community! I've already got my i5-9600k and I need to pair a new mobo and ram with it. I'm between a z370 and z390, but I'm having trouble finding info on which z370's are good to go out of the box for the 9th gen CPUs. If the z370's are compatible, am I losing out on anything else...
  34. Q

    Question Will this GPU work on my MB?

    Hello guys if i buy this gtx 750 (https://www.axle3d.com/750) will it work on my MB (https://www.asrock.com/mb/NVIDIA/N68-S3%20UCC/)
  35. thirumalai94

    Question will i get good performance while running GTX 1050Ti 4GB Edition on a i5 2nd gen 3.1Ghz processor

    My configuration below :- 12GB RAM (1600Mhz) i5 2nd gen 3.1GHz DH61WW - intel mother board (LGA1155) 1TB hard disk Corsair CX650m (Going to Buy) In this configuration, I am going to add Zotac nvidia GTX 1050Ti 4GB Graphics card. So will I get good performance while running games like Mad...
  36. P

    Question finding suitable RAM for Ryzen build

    Hello everyone, I'm building a Ryzen PC for a friend and I am trying to find a good RAM for it. I've stumbled upon a few threads saying that ryzen builds sometimes have problems with running at certain speeds depending on dual rank/single rank and the motherboard+ cpu combination. After doing...
  37. K

    Question Pin Headers

    I have an X470 Aorus Ultra Gaming Motherboard and recently bought the Phanteks P400s TGE that comes with the LED RGB strip and waiting for its arrival. My question is that where do I connect the RGB connectors on my board.
  38. L

    Question a good replacement for MSI B85 G43 gaming

    Hello, My motherboard PCIE's are dead so i want to replace it, unfortunatly it's no longer on the market (at least in my country) so i was wondering if there is a good and a cheap one. my specs are : CPU : i5 4670K GPU : MSI 670 gtx PSU : Thermaltake 530W RAM : DDR3
  39. J

    [SOLVED] About Upgrading My Motherboard..

    Ir recently upgraded mobo and CPU,and found out that I need to reinstall windows 10 on it because Windows considers a new motherboard a new device,I really don't want to have to buy a data disk with windows 10 on it because that is very expensive.Is there a way I could just transfer windows from...
  40. N

    [SOLVED] are those compatible ?

    __ CPU - https://www.newegg.com/global/sa-en/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16819117981&ignorebbr=1 - __ Motherboard - https://www.newegg.com/global/sa-en/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813145063&ignorebbr=1 - __ RAM -...