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    Question Gaming Laptop Question/Picking

    Alright so, my friend has been wanting to buy a gaming laptop for college. We have a few options with slightly varying technical specs, but when it comes to cooling and other stuff... We have no clue what to do. Since he wants this laptop to last a decent amount of time we figured it'd be best...
  2. TStahler

    Question Help Picking Out Graphics Card

    Hello, I am looking to buy the best graphics card for me but I am kind of hard pressed deciding which of these is the best decision. I am coming from an AMD Radeon R9 295x2 GPU. My current setup is as follows. Key System Specs CPU 9900K Gigabyte Z390 Aorus Master Motherboard 32GB (16GBx2)...
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    Question 970 GTX Last fan suddenly stops/starts spinning for no reason

    In the name of God. Hello. I have a 970 GTX (g1 gaming from gigabyte) used for less than 2 years. Hadn't installed any drivers/updates on PC yet suddenly last fan (near the ports) stops spinning causing other two fans to go full speed. This happened while I was in middle of a very light and...
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    Question MSI geforce gtx 1660Ti not recognised

    Hi there, I have updated my GPU from GEFORCE GTX 660 to the MSI GEFORCE GTX 1660Ti 6GB. I plugged it on the PCI-E 16x slot, connect the 8 pins power supply and 1 monitor or 2 via HDMI and DP. I tested a different combination of screens. When I switch on the computer, after a long delay, it...
  5. Karmitch

    Question Hello, i bought a new graphics card..And i start getting the BSOD with kelner security check failure..iam getting BSOD if iam playing some games or ia

    Hello, i bought a new graphics card..And i start getting the BSOD with kelner security check failure..iam getting BSOD if iam playing some games or i am just on Youtube..I tried to change my powersuply,cause i had low voltage..So i bought the new powersuply 620W from Enermax..I tried to update...
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    Question is this dead pixel?

    Just bought a monitor from newegg. When i turn it on i found that there are some reddish spot on the screen like this View: https://imgur.com/8VkfpMy It is a dead pixel or graphic card issue?
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    Question Bootable windows 10 usb not detected

    I am encountering some difficulties installing windows 10 from usb. I created the installer using rufus. I have already disabled secure boot and fast boot. I have enabled csm but the usb still cannot be detected. I am using tuf z390
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    Question Overclocking my I7 4770k to 4.5ghz

    I just installed my Corsair H100i Pro and I would like to overclock my cpu to 4.5 ghz. I watched a guide and did exactly like him, but I knew it wouldn't be stable so I tried to boot and used prime95 and it crashed. The thing is, I am not sure which voltages to touch, I get that I need to...
  9. cctaylor88

    [SOLVED] Making ISP prove the coax/speeds coming into my house are legit?

    Long story short paying for speeds of 100 down, getting between 2-5down Spectrum is stating my coaxial cables are old/weak they can't do anything I need to replace all the coax in my walls. Home was built in 1996. So while ~23 years old.. I find this hard to believe. I'm having a tech come out...
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    [SOLVED] Need Advice - Upgrading My PC

    So, I messed up while making my budget PC two years back since I choose to use the fx-6300 which only supported ddr3 ram and I wasn't thinking about upgrade-ability. And now I need to upgrade my whole PC but am still saving up. Here is my current Setup -...
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    Question Second HDMI screen blank, but detected in Windows 10

    Hello guys, I have an ASUS ZenBook Pro UX550GE, with i7-8750H, 16GB of RAM and two graphic cards: Built-in Intel UHD Graphics 630 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Today I plugged my external display - Samsung S22D390 - to the laptop via HDMI port (HDMI-HDMI, as I always did with my previous PCs)...
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    Question Weird noise with my new INNO3D RTX 2060 Twin X2 ???

    i just bought this card by this week and after i run it.. this card having a weird noise which i suspect caused by the cooling system, this noise just happens while on normal load while i'm playing game, it is a hot card, on full load it could be reached 84c.. does anyone has this card and...
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    Question Difference between 1080p 144hz Monitors

    There are many 1080p 144hz monitors out there, and I am in the process of choosing which one to get. There are the "better" ones like the BenQ Zowie XL2411p at $245 and the "budget" ones like the Acer GN246HL. I am just wondering what the difference between these monitors are, any special...
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    [SOLVED] Pc Build $1100 Aud

    I need a build for $1100 Aud for cs go, overwatch and Apex legends
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    Question Graphics card and processor suggestions

    Hey guys, I'm upgrading my PC, since it's almost 3 years old. I want a new graphics card and a new processor as well to support it. My motherboard is an ASUS B150 PRO GAMING/AURA DDR4 LGA 1151 CHIPSET INTEL B150, my power supply is a 600W Corsair bronze plus. I'm from Brazil and there is a...
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    [SOLVED] Are my power supply voltages ok?

    Hello, i downloaded this app called HWInfo, because i wanted to see if i really had problems with my power supply, because my computer was restarting randomly without posting anything on the screen. I did a 10 minute test without putting my computer on load, here i have a screenshot...
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    [SOLVED] New PC Dead after Bios Update

    Just finished building my new pc. Posted, installed Windows, everything was great. Went to update the Bios, downloaded version, put onto USB, started flash utility. Everything was fine until it restarted. Now no power to keyboard/mouse, no signal to monitor. Have tried reseting mobo, clearing...
  18. flatland3r

    [SOLVED] My CPU is under 100% under load

    As the tittle suggests my CPU is under load. The temperature seems to be around 50-70C yet the CPU itself is 100% is this harmful for my device? Keep in mind it's only under stressful games such as R6 or Metro Exodus. Thank you PC Specs ● Intel - Core i5-7600K 4.0GHz OC Quad-Core Processor ●...
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    Question Does My Pc Need Water Cooling?

    My components are i5 7500-stock cooler 1070 Founders Edition H110M Gaming Mobo 2 8gb billistix RAM WD 1TB Hard Drive Windows 7 64-bit Recently I have been thinking about getting the A240G water cooling kit for EK Fluid Gaming, because I want to overclock my 1070 and eventually when i get a i7...
  20. SilvyrDreams

    [SOLVED] Need help making a new pc $2000 budget

    Current system I built this back in 2014 got the 970 a few years later, and replaced the mobo about a year and a half ago when lightning struck my house fried the mobo. I got lucky though all the parts were still good so i just swapped out boards and was good to go. I7 4790k Asrock z97x killer...
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    Question High CPU Usage!

    i have high cpu usage while playing games ( fortnite - the division 2 ) i dont know why this is happening but i recently got a 144hz monitor idk if thats related or not.. it wasnt like this before, it might has something to do with the monitor. anyway im getting a new cpu mobo ram soon but this...
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    Question What are some good home cameras in 2019 where I can watch live through a tablet?

    Hello, I live on the top floor of my house and I am looking for a very high-definition(like crystal clear) home security camera to put downstairs in the living room where it is constantly recording live and the security camera comes with a easy-to-open tablet like an Ipad where I can just press...
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    Question AMD Vega 56 - Grafics Problem

    Hey Community, I have a grafics Problem with my AMD vega 56. I wandet to know what i am doing wrong, because on GTX grafis card it was better. I have tried many settings but i cant do it better. The white lines are not so good presented. Look at the Screenshots. Screenshot - from a Game...
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    Question Is this a decent ssd?

    https://www.amazon.com/Silicon-Power-Performance-Internal-SP256GBSS3A55S25/dp/B075RJS55D/ref=mp_s_a_1_4?keywords=250gb+ssd&qid=1551321053&s=gateway&sr=8-4 A friend and I came across it, need one to help with stutter lag in rendering games like Rust and DayZ
  25. jirokissawa

    Question I can use my internet on my gaming pc only when my other laptop is connected to the wifi

    hello everyone i got this really weird problem for the past 4 month driving me crazy my gaming pc cant connect to the internet unless my laptop is turned on and connected to the wifi sometime my gaming pc display only google/youtube the other websites are not reachable neither the download are...
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    Question gigabyte G750H PSU

    Hello, Can I trust Gigabyte PSU, specifically this one: https://www.gigabyte.com/Power-Supply/G750H#kf My system is ryzen 1700 oc, 16gb ram, 970GTX, 4 HDD + 1 SSD, Creative sound blaster z. I will be upgrading the graphics card and the cpu in the near future, so I want the PSU to keep up...
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    Question Didn't find audio, sorry, so here's my issue, not a common on I think....

    I really don't do this to post things but I got this trust(cxt) headset and i never liked the feeling of it, turned it around by mistake and feels alot better.. So plz, anyone knows how to reverse basic left from right on headset? It is as it should now.... but the headset isn't built for my...
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    Question PC wont go to sleep

    Greetings. For a few last days my PC (Windows 7 64bit.) failed to go to sleep after long idle, monitor goes turns off but PC still keeps running. I ran "powercfg requests" command, and came up with "An audio stream is currently in use." result. If anyone knows how to go around this, please let...
  29. loganman

    Question call of duty MW3 texture quality not going low

    i have a low end pc so i put everything on lowest setting possible but in cod mw3 idk why but texture resolution is not goin to low. whenever i set it to low it automatically goes back to normal. see this video. this guy have the same problem as me. View: https://youtu.be/b94dQShzVBI
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    [SOLVED] Which is better RX570 or GTX1050ti?

    Hi guys! I'm having trouble which card should I buy. I watched some videos on youtube and I notice that RX570 4GB is much better than 1050ti. Will it have difference if I choose different brand? It's between Gigabyte Radeon RX 570 Gaming 4G and Palit GeForce 1050 Ti StormX.
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    [SOLVED] PC Build 3500$~

    Hello, I want a PC that can run VR very well, I also want it to be very fast performance. My budget is around 3500$ preferably 3000$ though. I already have a Keyboard & Monitor. I live in Kuwait so im using this https://quadrastores.com some parts aren't listed, so using amazon might be better...
  32. Dimasuumsi

    Question Asus X450CC new ram not recognized?

    So i just bought a 4 gb ram to upgrade my x450cc laptop from 4gb (total) To 6gb(total). It has 2gb on board memory and 2gb upgradable memory. Both the previous 2gb ram and the new 4gb ram was usable until it become unrecognized, the 2gb lasted a couple years and the 4gb stick lasted a whole...
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    [SOLVED] What processor is best? And can I use it at higher speeds?

    I currently have a MSi Z270 SLi Plus motherboard with a i7 6700 CPU (which previous owner used for mining). I'm looking to upgrade processors as I've almost got my ultimate PC :) This is what I'm looking at, but I cant decide? My friends tell me an i9 is a dumb choice but I figure if i get an i7...
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    Question Bought a new gpu, used the pc just fine and suddenly pc just turned off and cant be turned on

    So basically, i bought a new gpu (rx 570 4gb) and placed it in my pc, everything went smoothly for about an hour, but suddenly my pc just turned off, i was like ok this is maybe just a loose cable or something, i checked everything and tried to turn it back on but it didnt work, im guessing that...
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    Question Looking for a potential upgrade on my PC. Would love some opinions.

    Hey guys, This is my current set up. Am looking to upgrade I think. I think RAM is the current upgrade I'm looking at but am open to suggestions. I'm not sure how the motherboard fairs currently. Intel Core i7 4790K @ 4.00GHz 42 °C Haswell 22nm Technology RAM 8.00GB Dual-Channel DDR3 @ 799MHz...
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    Question Can't login to my router

    I've been having very bad network issues for the past few weeks with gaming (Low ping, but still very bad rubberbanding) So I am trying to look through my router settings but have tried numerous ip's, but all of them take me to the same 'took too long to respond' page. This is the information...
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    [SOLVED] A different kind of storage question?

    SO, I just ported over my computer system to a new case and downsized it a bit to fit easier in the space, still mATX but anyway. Recently I started a clean up, and discovered, I have multiple HDMI cables, DVI cables, probably 15 cat5/6 cables, i have cards that add USB ports to the back of the...
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    Question Will this PSU fit in my Fractal R4?

    Hi everyone! I'm considering changing my old PSU, and also planning for the future since I'll be upgrading my whole PC this year hopefully... Everything but the case! I'm (probably) keeping my Fractal R4, and I found a good price on the Corsair HX850 PSU. My understanding is that it is bigger...
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    [SOLVED] Asrock z97k Killer/Evga 980ti Hybrid/M2 NVME drive

    Hello all ... I'm hoping someone can help me so I can stop beating my head on the wall :D I have an Asrock z97k killer motherboard, i7-4790k cpu (not OC'ed, thought it is watercooled), and an Evga gtx980ti Hybrid card. According to the Asrock Manual, the graphics card needs to be installed in...
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    Question Fx 8350 or ryzen 3 2200g for world of warcraft

    So im currently using an fx6300 32 gb ddr3 ar 1600mhz and a saphire rx 470 4gb mining card(has dvi-d) would it be better to get an fx 8350 or do a ryzen build using the same gpu and an asrock b450m pro 4 and flare x at 3200mhz? Ive read up on this a little bit but im lost because the ryzen build...