Forum discussion tagged with Patriot.
  1. Crashman

    Review Patriot Viper Steel 2x 16GB DDR4-3200 C16 Kit: Disruptive Value

    Just when we thought we’d found the ultimate value in a 32GB dual-channel performance kit, Patriot stepped in to deliver low-priced RAM excellence. Patriot Viper Steel 2x 16GB DDR4-3200 C16 Kit: Disruptive Value : Read more
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    Question M.2 not listed under mobo support. Will it still work?

    The patriot scorch nvme is not listed under my mobo m.2 drive compatibility list. Will it still work? Also, I don't know if this should be in the storage category or motherboard category can someone tell me.
  3. pabloxavez

    Question Need help setting ram to rated speeds.

    Hello everyone, I'm kind of new to this, I bought this set of ram some time ago: and I have been having some trouble trying to overclock it to 2933 mhz. This is my system as shown in the bios: View...
  4. Review Patriot Viper Steel DDR4-4400: One Speedy Serpent

    There's no steel here, but the performance is real: Patriot’s DDR4-4400 kit is the best-performing 2x8GB model we’ve tested. Read more here. THOMAS SODERSTROM @Crashman Thomas Soderstrom is a Senior Staff Editor at Tom's Hardware US. He tests and reviews cases, cooling, memory and motherboards.
  5. Info Meaning of RAM Product Item Numbers/Codes

    If you are looking at differences between RAM modules being sold or if you are just checking some RAM models of your motherboard's Memory QVL that have been tested, you may have come across with these hard-to-figure-out RAM Product Items/Codes such as: "HX430C15SB2/8" or "TED416G2133C1501" or...
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    Question Is it fine to miss one standoff?

    Standoff setup looks like this o o o o o o o o x (x is the missing standoff) Is it fine to miss this standoff or should I look into buying a new one?
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    Question Is my CPU throttling?

    Hello everyone. I'm running a ryzen 3 1200 currently running at 3.7 GHz overclocked. I was wondering that if I OC my CPU, it should stay 3.7 constant, right? (I'm not sure.) However, it doesn't ever reach 3.7 GHz EVER (And when I mean ever, I mean EVER), but rather 3.5-3.6 GHz when I'm running...
  8. xeddiex

    Question Bad memory or motherboard?

    I had my 9900K custom loop build running for 3 months and was totally fine until yesterday/the day before. The day before, I got one random crash while watching youtube with Chrome. Totally frozen, and I restarted by the power button. It got worse yesterday, I have got BSOD with the message...
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    GTX 1070ti No Display

    Hello guys, i have a little problem with my GPU. It's an ASUS Strix gtx 1070ti, brand new. My Computer: X470 Aorus Ultra Gaming Ryzen 5 2600x 16GB Corsair Vengeance DDR4 ( 8x2 ) Samsung 860 Evo Internal 1TB PSU be quiet Straight Power 580W GeForce GTX 1050ti. When i try to switch to 1070ti, i...
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    [SOLVED] My new graphics card needs an 8 pin connector but my current one has 6 pin only. Do I need a new PSU?

    I decided to replace my GTX 960 Mini with a GTX 1070. The product page for my PC says I have a 600 W PSU but I can only see 1 6-pin connector that's connected to my current card. See image: I read that such adapter is not recommended. So do I need a new PSU? My specs: Intel Core i7-4790 (4...
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    Pc switches off after booting

    Hello, I recently cable managed my pc inside because they were distrupting some cooling fans. After I did that I booted up my pc to do a quick check q d everything went fine but my gpu which the fans spun and turned off after 4 seconds (I think it is meant to do it). But I got no signal out of...
  12. icr8stf

    [SOLVED] A tale of two drives. SSD and a 7200RPM which one to use where?

    I have two drives, a SSD and a 7200rpm drive. I plan on using them in the same workstation. Which one would be best for the boot and the other to handle swap and files? Uses for the system... video editing occassionally, 3D Modeling (Maya) as well as the Adobe CC suite. I have a strong idea...
  13. J

    Intel DP67BG motherboard 2 per second beep and does not boot

    My Powerspec G160 computer (2011 vintage) with Intel DP67BG motherboard has been reliable but now does not boot. It gets partway through the boot process and then hangs, with a continuous 2 per second beep. This beep code is not in Intel documentation I have found online. The computer gets as...
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    My system just crashed and I don't know why

    Hello guys, about 7 months ago I built myself a brand new pc. My specs are: Intel I7-8700k , Gigabyte GTX 1060 6GB , 16 GB DDR4 3200MhZ Crosair Vengence ram, 512 GB Samsung SSD 970 EVO MX2 and 1 TB HDD. Also my processor is cooled by ARCTIC Liquid Freezer 360. What I was doing when the crash...
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    [SOLVED] Upgraded motherboard, slower Ethernet?

    Hey, so I upgraded my PC. I went from an ATX build to a Mini-ITX build. I have stuck with MSI for motherboards as my last one was great. However, in this system my ethernet seems to be a lot worse? I can't see any software reasons for this and have installed the latest drivers. Could it be...
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    [SOLVED] New CPU or GPU

    Hi, I am torn on whether a new GPU or CPU will give me better performance for gaming. My current specs are as follows: I3-6100 GTX 1050 2gb 16 gb of ram And I'm looking to upgrade to: GTX 1070 8gb I5-8700k or I5-9600k Thank you in advanced, Hayden S.
  17. JediMa

    [SOLVED] Renew and old but still good PC

    My hardware is getting old after few years so I was considering to renew it because now it's starting to "collapse" and before it s too late i m considering to renew it. One of my 4 x 4gb ram ddr3 has gone and i'm afraid the it's just the beginning At the moment i I have I7 3770k Asus P8...
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    Hi Can anyone help me decide with this

    Currently I am in the market for a mechanical keyboard and I am stuck between this 2 boards Techware Phantom Redragon Vara K551 Both are price Php 2k Which would be a better choice. Or do you have any other suggestions with mechanical keyboard. Note: I need a full size keyboard.
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    Bluetooth can not installed

    Sir I can not have Bluetooth software for win 7 ultimate please provide So we can use it properly
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    Secondary display connection fail (Cable Not Connected), physical damage on connector / adapter?

    Hi, I was setting up my old display (an old ACER LCD with VGA input) as a secondary display, using DVI => VGA adapter (GPU doesn't have a VGA port). It as working allright, but then I needed to change the monitor location and while moving the display I pulled on the cable as it was preventing...