Multimedia

Forum discussion tagged with Multimedia.
  1. P

    Question Suggestions for upgrading my PC ?

    Hi, I couldn't work and play games effectively due to my outdated CPU :disrelieved: I am a Designer and a passionate Gamer. I mostly use multimedia software like Photoshop, After Effects, Premiere Pro, 3ds Max. Now i have started learning Game Designing & Animation tools such as Blender, Unity...
  2. yullbarez

    [SOLVED] Should i buy mining used RX 570?

    Hi. I wanna buy a gpu. I've found mining used MSI RX 570 Gaming X 4G. The seller reliable and sold many cards and buyers are satisfied. Card used 3 months for mining. It has 7 month warranty and full box content. In FurMark test it giving average 88 FPS at 1920X1440 resolution without MSAA...
  3. D

    Question Multimedia editing and streaming build

    Here is the build I am working on to replace an aging Ubuntu Studio box. I do a little GoPro video editing of my adventures. I also store some music to be streamed to various AV systems in the house. I will need to add a 1 TB HDD for that. Maybe a DVD writer too. Thoughts?
  4. ruekasu

    Question Bought new SSD, using for some apps, want to add OS to it but don't want to lose files

    Hello! I bought a new SSD to load up some games a lot faster (bought a 1TB drive), I'm still using my HDD for most of my files anyway since I've got a ton of pictures and games that don't really require an SSD. Now I want to migrate Windows 10 to my SSD, I'm using the installation media to...
  5. Lejend

    Question Game locks at 60fps when on fullscreen?

    Everytime I turn full screen mode on and use v-sync/adaptive sync, my game locks at 60fps. I would be happy to play on windowed borderless as it correctly caps my fps at 82 (my monitors refresh rate) but every 5 seconds the game would feel sluggish and not feel smooth for a couple of seconds...
  6. A

    Get "no signal" after reinstalling cpu

    Long story short, I decided to go back to my old cpu(only used the new cpu for a few days) and after I had re-installed the ram, cpu , cooler and gpu I kept getting "no signal detected". I tried reseating the RAM, reseating the CPU, but while my computer turned on, it didn't detect the monitor...
  7. S

    [SOLVED] Installed a new case fan now pc won't turn on!

    Hey fellas. So I've recently built a new PC, specs are; Asus x470 prime mobo Corsair vs650 power supply Gtx 1060 6gb Ryzen 5 2600 CPU I built it yesterday and it all worked fine, I was a tad concerned about air flow so I decided to add another case fan. I have plenty of room for it in the...
  8. L

    [SOLVED] Best case for my current and for my next build.

    Hi Guys! In advance, i'm really sorry for the length of description, and for my english. (Not native speaker) Really appreciate it if you read through. If you answere even more! :) I'm looking for a good case for my current build, and what will lasts me for my next rig. I'm browsing the net...
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    Best case for my 9900K (Asus Hero Z390 Wifi)

    Hello everyone, I have just upgraded my setup from 4770K to 9900K while still using the same old case (Cooler Master HAF X), however I'm not fully benefiting due to the new front IO provided by the new Motherboard. What case can suit my build below? CPU: Intel i9 9900K Motherboard: ROG...
  10. M

    Looking to upgrade my gaming pc

    I am looking to upgrade a couple things to run most triple a titles on at least high. Here are my pc specs. Please help! Processor: AMD FX-8300 Vishera 3.3 GHz 8-core Motherboard: AMD 760G Chipset Video Card: Nvidia GTX 960 2gb GDDR5 video card Memory: 16GB DDR3 Gaming Memory Power Supply: 500...
  11. E

    Gpu connected: black screen to "no signal"

    Hey all, I just completed my first pc build. However I would say I know a bit more about this stuff than the average building noob. It is as follows: -MSI Z170a M5 motherboard -Intel Core i5 6600k -Nvidia GTX 1070 FE -16gb Gskill Ripjaws ddr4 -Crucial MX500 250gb M.2 SATA SSD -Corsair H55 water...
  12. M

    [SOLVED] Intel Core 2 Duo Compatibility with G41M Combo?

    Hello. Is Intel Core 2 Duo E8400 compatible with Gigabyte G41-m Combo? Thanks
  13. R

    ZOTAC RTX 2080 AMP Extreme?

    i can not find anything about the RTX 2080 AMP "EXTREME", no review or unboxing does it even exist?
  14. G

    dell inspiron 3542 (laptop)

    CPU intel 4030u Ram 4gb well my question is what are the best/ideal temp for this laptop.im getting 48C-50C idle ,while using chrome 50C-61C,and while playing league of legends 70ish C ,
  15. V

    [SOLVED] Laptop works only on external monitor

    Hi, I have problem with my laptop MSI MS-1757. After startup I cant see anything on laptop screen, as you can see on pictures. On external monitor I can see normal desktop. If I try move with display, it changes colours or sometimes desktop blinks. I checked the cable from MB to display and it...
  16. A

    should i go for i3-8100 with gtx 1060 3gb or ryzen 3 2600 with gtx 1050 ti

    So I'm trying to build a pc and im having a really hard time picking between these two. Its because i have a really strict budget. I mostly do esports games and i want to try triple a games now. I also do a bit of video editing. Send help i really need it please
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    RAM not being fully used. 16gb show as 8gb

    Greetings citizens, Bios: Latest CPU: Ryzen 1700 stock speed with a corsair h60(2013) in push and pull with 2 corsair sp120s Motherboard: Msi b350m Gaming pro Ram: Corsair 8gb ddr 4 2400 x 2 CMK8GX4M1A2400C16 SSD/HDD: 1x m.2 samsung 256gb, 1x kingston ssd 128 gb GPU: Msi gtx 1070 gaming x 8gb...
  18. V

    Hard disk drive crashing games randomly

    I recently bought a new hdd (seagate barracuda compute) with pretty good performance than my previous drives, also with that i bought i3 8100 and coolermaster mwe 450 everything was running well and yet still but after that day, every game i play just exits to desktop in less than 10 mins. I've...
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    graphics card for 4k?

    I play light games such as fifa and need for speed. I currently use an EVGA gtx 770 but I want to upgrade this to play fifa in 4k at 60 Fps. Would I get away with a gtx 1060 for this or would a gtx 1070 be better for fifa in 4k at 60 Fps?
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    First Build, Thoughts?

    I play mainly games like Overwatch, tf2, Paladins..etc. I would like to record and maybe stream with this build. I don't really mind playing on low settings as long as it is not too low to be unplayable. I would like to also be able to play new games on low-med settings. CPU: I5-8400 Graphics...
  21. M

    G900 left click lowers dpi

    Like the title says. By default I have 4 dpi settings. The left DPI button lowers the dpi but it also makes a left click while the left click button still makes a left click but it also lowers dpi. This is so annoying and I don't know how to fix this. Can somebody help?
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    Upgrading For Streaming Pls Help

    So I have just started streaming on twitch.tv and I am having a lot of fun doing so. My problem is that I can only stream very little games. I can not say for certain if it is my internet hitting the problem (however it does not make sense for that to be the case) or if my PC cannot handle the...
  23. G

    Will my CPU and GPU work?

    Hi there gentlemen and lady,I want to build a cpu will this work. Processor:AMD FX (fx-8320)AM3+ 3.50GHZ 16MB RAM:G.SKILL TRIDENTZ RGB 8GB 3000MHZ COOLER FAN:CORSAIR H55 LIQUID COOLER MAIN BOARD:MSI A320M GAMING PRO GRAPHIC CARD:SHAPPHIRE PLUSE RX550 4GB DDR5 128BIT Storage:Western digital...
  24. M

    1 sub and 2 speakers on Amp and other 2 speakers on stereo amp

    So i am planning to use my 4 channel ( also usable as a 3 channel ) to power a subwoofer on bridged to channel 1 and 2 and another two speaker on the last two channels. But then i am left with 2 more speakers to be connected. Can i connect that 2 to the stereo headunit while the amp is connected...
  25. E

    Upgrade my laptop

    Hi guys I own a Hp 14 notebook Pc and it can't run games that well I want to know if I can upgrade my pc if so what would be the best upgrades for it
  26. Mike Andronico

    SteelSeries Arctis Pro + GameDAC Review: Audiophile-Grade Gaming

    The SteelSeries Arctis Pro + GameDAC is a superb-sounding gaming headset that offers a ton of customization for audiophiles. SteelSeries Arctis Pro + GameDAC Review: Audiophile-Grade Gaming : Read more
  27. Aarix

    Who wants to help me figure out why my computer keeps freezing\crashing?

    First off, thank you for your time, Sorry if this is in the wrong place but I referenced other threads that had hardware issues and they posted in their respective OS. This computer is my everything and I pray it's not a hardware issue as I'm not financially suited to replace much of anything...
  28. M

    3.5 Hard Drive Issue

    Desktop inspiron 580 factory fitted 1tb hard drive saying self monitoring system has exceeded parameters in it's normal range and causes issues when booting up, quite prepared to buy a new drive if it's needed but not 100% sure I have a second drive fitted in desktop as backup for music and...
  29. D

    issue in secondary drive

    I'm using 2 hard drives in my PC. My secondary drive is showing issue from some times and because of it my doesn't start. I'd removed secondary drive and PC started. How to solve secondary drive problem?
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    A noob question....

    So I recently upgraded to a 1440p 144hz monitor with no G-Sync and also a Rog Strix 1080 Ti. I’m getting getting above 100 FPS in games but I tend to limit my fps to like 145 with Vsync off though. So the question is when I turn in game it doesn’t feel that smooth? And possibly some tearing...
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    Is it safe to update SSD Firmware when it is the Boot Drive - and when I'm running Windows from it for the update?

    I got a Samsung 960 Evo NVME SSD, and the magician software tells me that there is a new firmware update. If it were a side drive I'd have already done it, but I don't want to risk having to do a new Windows Install if it goes wrong - as it is tthe boot drive for the system. Is there any risk?
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    Is this a good pc for gaming?

    I don't know much about gaming PCs and wanted to know if this would be a good one. Thanks! http:// Specs: Storage Type-HDD Hard Drive Type-SATA Hard Drive Capacity-1000 gigabytes Graphics-AMD Radeon RX 560 System Memory (RAM)-8 gigabytes Processor Speed (Base)-3.5 gigahertz Processor Model-AMD...
  33. N

    i5 6600k Extreme Overheat

    Just yesterday I was installing my new watercooler (H100i v2) and I booted up my computer but nothing happened. I kept it on for about two minutes when I heard a pop similar to a quiet fire cracker and then a burning smell. I immediately shut the pc off. I found that the three pin power...
  34. CxRizzle

    Safe to use magnetic tape in computer?

    Currently rebuilding my desktop and I now have both a fan power hub and a Corsair hub to control all the RGB LED's on my fans. I have a thin sheet of magnetic tape that I wanted to use to stick to the hubs, then stick in my case somewhere in the back and out of the way. Would it be safe to use...
  35. gerry410

    latest version win10 \ movie maker \ replacement

    Hello all, I recently purchased an Inspiron 7567 from Dell. I understand that Movie Maker is no longer supported for or included in Windows 10 Home. 1. First off is this correct? 2.If so, is there a way I can copy the MM from my current installation on PC and install to the new laptop? 3.What...
  36. rds1220

    How much should I bump my voltages when OC'ing

    Had a question. When overclocking a CPU and you hit a wall how much should you up the voltages? Lets say your stock voltages are 1.24 volts. You overclock a few hundred MHZ then hit a wall. Should I bump the voltages up .1-.2 or go bigger like .5?
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    Installed new cpu, won’t load bios, and keyboard seems to not be working anymore.

    So I recently bought an i7-3770 Quad-Core Processor 3.4 GHz LGA 1155, made sure it matched my Gigabyte GA-Z68MA-D2H-B3 (rev. 1.3) motherboard, put it in, connected everything, pressed the power button, and can get to the bios screen and that’s it. It’ll get to that screen, sit for a while, and...
  38. Kakis

    4K+HDR @ 60fps Youtube crazy frame drops

    I use Chrome and a fairly capable PC, I use Windows 10 Chrome x64 are all latest stable versions I have my PC connected to 4K TV via HDMI. I have enabled HDR from chrome flags. When I play 4K@60fps its smooth when I play 4K+HDR its smooth but the 4K+HDR@60fps is dropping half the framesand its...
  39. M

    About to buy a new laptop, need recommendation (600-800 EUR)

    Hi all, I am about to buy a new laptop but need some recommendations, which one to buy. 1. What is your budget? 600-800 EUR 2. What is the size of the notebook that you are considering? 13-15.6" 3. What screen resolution do you want? Full HD 4. Do you need a portable or desktop...
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    What models of CISCO routers should I use to teach a Networking/Routing class?

    I want to teach a hands on class on routing with CISCO routers. I want to use at least two routers. I'll have several desktops connected to each router eventually so, at some point I will need to switches as well. I am on a budget. I'd like to pay less than $100 for each router. I want rack...