pc gaming

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    Best way to connect a PS4 to PC?

    Title says all. I have a PS4 Pro and wanna go back to some of the titles that haven't been ported to PC just yet (Bloodborne, Ghost of Tsushima, Infamous, etc) There are two ways I've tried so far, both with its own flaws Connecting the PS4 to the HDMI port of my main monitor. It works without...
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    Question Why i started to have fps drops in every game, primarily in Battlefield V

    Hello guys, I am new to this forum and i have a problem now i play BF V most of the time, game was working just fine i never had any lag or fps drops and suddenly i started to get random fps drops on every map and every graphic settings, i tryed lowering it and everything an it is the same, i...
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    Question Graphics card upgrade

    I currently have a 3070 paired up with a 3700x. Looking to upgrade something since now where I live graphics card prices have come way down. I can get a 3080 for like 850$ than I’d sell my 3070 so I wouldn’t be spending much. Would I see a difference between the 3070 and 3080 or a 6800xt?
  4. ReHack

    Question Xbox 360 controller not working on windows 10

    I have an xbox360 controller, it's worked countless times before but it was always a struggle to make it work, and now the bars around the logo only lights up then it would pop up as "usb device not recognized" then the lights turn off, what can I do?
  5. ReHack

    Question How do I make Genshin Impact use my GPU more ?

    Before, Genshin Impact used 95-100% of my gpu and was very smooth to play with (consistent 57-60 fps with gives a bit to zero stutters during gameplay). Now, it only uses 83% GPU max, and at times suddenly drops to 15% or 30% which makes it super laggy and stuttery (51 fps walking, battles...
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    Question My RX 570 isn't getting proper wattage ?

    I downloaded MSI Afterburner and I have noticed that my RX 5704gb ( https://www.newegg.com/powercolor-radeon-rx-570-axrx-570-4gbd5-3dhd-oc/p/N82E16814131717?Item=N82E16814131717 ) only pulls in 60-90w while gaming on any game. All of my games however run fine except Fortnite. There are times...
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    Question CPU+Mobo upgrade

    Hi fellow custom-build pc enthusiasts: I'm looking to upgrade my CPU/Mobo/RAM for now. I am eyeing the Intel i5-12600K chip and looking for a Mobo recommendation! What is there to look out for nowadays and are there anything else I should consider for compatibility? I am wondering also, for my...
  8. Ziraelll2077

    Question RTX 2060 Temps question

    hey friends! I got an RTX 2060 at the beginning of this year and ever since I've had a few questions regarding temperatures, is 32/35c normal for idles and 50 to 60c normal temps during 40 to 55% load in gaming sessions? when under 70% load up to 100% it reaches 81c which that I'm not too...
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    Question Subsistence

    Hello I was wondering if anyone in the community has any experience with the game subsistence? I’m buying the game soon and I wanted advice on base building. I was thinking of building a large metal fenced wall around my actual base to keep it secure and I think it’ll look really great. The...
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    Question Pc running low FPS

    Hello, my pc has a ryzen 3700x, Aorus b450 PRO WIFI, 500 watt PSU, and a new rtx 3070 ti I just bought. It used to have a 2060 and just upgraded, but I’m getting the same if not lower FPS than my 2060. I was thinking it might be my PSU not having enough power but I’m not sure.
  11. BohemYord

    [SOLVED] How do I fix when my monitor blackscreens and GPU fans max out but computer programs continue on normally in background?

    So I recently had an issue with my computer where when I load up a game, specifically New World, my game will black screen on startup of said game. The game continues on, programs continue, Discord calls continue, etc., but my GPU fans go full blast, and the black screen happens. When I hard...
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    [SOLVED] Which graphics card to pick?

    Hi all. Could someone please tell me if getting an rtx 3060ti would be worth it over the Rx 6600/Rx6600XT? Is the RTX 3060 a good option? Pricing is as follows: Rx 6600: 522$ Rx 6600xt: 647$ Rtx 3060: 661$ Rtx 3060ti: 885.81$ I have a super flower platinum 550W PSU. I would mainly like to play...
  13. AmeedMv

    [SOLVED] i5-11600K & a GTX 1070

    Hey all.. So I built my PC in December of last year. Here is the configuration. i5-11600K bequiet Dark Rock 4 Cooler ASUS Z690-P Motherboard 16GB x 2 | 3200Mhz GSkill RAM 1TB WD Blue SSD Corsair RM750 PSU Cooler MasterTD500 ARGB 3 Front Intake & 1Exhaust fan at the back I just got a great...
  14. Leemur

    Question Every game works except COD Warzone and Vanguard ?

    Hello, As a first time writer I will make it short as possible. So the problem is about COD Warzone and Vanguard. Every other game works fine but with Warzone I receive this error : (blzbntagt00000bb8) and with Vanguard this error : 0x00001338 (0) N. Game starts for a second and then freezes...
  15. Gamerlrmb

    Question Why are my games suddenly closing

    Hello, I just received the NZXT Starter Pro BLD kit for Christmas. I put it together with no problems. I downloaded the display drivers and got everything set up. When I play any of my games for a few minutes they will completely freeze and close. There is no error message or error code. It is a...
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    Question My PC becomes laggy when playing games ?

    my PC is a low end but still can play games like Far Cry 5 with low graphics, roblox with high graphics, or CS:GO with medium graphics. the spec is: Intel Core i5-650 3.20GHz 8GB of 2133GHz RAM Nvidia GeForce GT-1030 450W PSU Windows 10 Pro Somedays when i play games on my pc, my house has a...
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    [SOLVED] Making Youtube RIG

    Hello guys, Since i've been not active much at this forum like for several years, My Budget is 2000$ If possible. I need help to setting a new rig for mainly for (Video Rendering would not be heavy) Since mainly im going to make youtube videos with only Sound and Screen Record. Youtube Light...
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    [SOLVED] I just bought a 2080 and still getting 60 fps on all games

    Specs I7 8700k Msi 2080 two 6+2 pin adapter idk if that’s the problem 16 gb ddr4 ram gskillz 3000 850 g evga got the 2080 yesterday had a 1660 ti But still getting 40-60 on max watched bench marks of the same pc setup getting way more frames Played rust at at decently high setting on a...
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    [SOLVED] Switching Wi-Fi Adapter to Powerline?

    So I've been having a significant drop off in quality in connection during Gaming (ping spike and packet loss around 5%)(I've done tests to verify it was not game server side), I've had a BrosTrend 1200Mbps USB WiFi Adapter for a couple years and I've learned it's fairly inconsistent and has...
  20. thevintagegamer

    Question My dell monitor turn blank when I run Adobe Premier Pro. Plz help!!

    Hi there, I have been facing a lot of problems lately when I am trying to run Adobe Premier Pro (15.4.1 Build 6). I am actually running a small youtube channel "The Vintage Gamer Walkthroughs" where I post walkthroughs of popular PC games. Whenever I scrub along the timeline of the video that I...
  21. theRTT

    Question New PC build: Games crash randomly. NEED HELP!

    Hello. I have a brand new PC Build that keeps crashing in games. This happens oddly enough only with Origin games (for as far as I know): Apex Legends and Star Wars Battlefront II. When I was playing Overwatch, it didn't crash. The crashes happen mid-game. So not in the menu or whatever. I have...
  22. SeBa_SCS

    Question PC Randomly Freezes, RAM RGB freezes too and Task Manager shows -1% GPU usage

    Hello I need some of your knowledge because I'm pretty lost here, My pc freezes randomly when have low loads of work (just internet browsing and youtube videos), I can see the ram RGB freezing and the system constantly getting slower and slower till completely freezes, I have to restart with the...
  23. AmeedMv

    [SOLVED] Corsair 4000D Airflow Case RGB & Airflow Tips

    Hey y'all hope all is good. Below is my current part list which I am hoping to buy next month. I wanna know what would be the best fan configuration for the 4000D Airflow from Corsair and which ARGB fans I can use without breaking the bank. I have included a CM Sickleflow 120mm 3-pack in the...
  24. AmeedMv

    [SOLVED] CPU selection has me depressed.

    As the current GPU market isn't going to be going back to normal any time soon, I have to buy my GPU after I complete my build. Parts for the PC with peripherals are around $1200. Here is the partlist. https://pcpartpicker.com/user/ameedmv/saved/#view=mD6Jyc My question is, should I go for...
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    Question Virtual Machine Gaming?

    I have recently built a new PC and I had an idea to use virtual machines for gaming. I know it can be done as I have seen videos on how to create them. But I was wondering what are the pros and cons of carrying this out?
  26. AmeedMv

    [SOLVED] Recommendations Needed for a PC Build

    Hey fellow members, A little story but bear with me. So I've been thinking of getting a prebuilt from a US system integrator for quite some time. However since I am not living in the US, the prebuilt would be shipped on a very long route. Despite most providers having stellar packaging and...
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    [SOLVED] how long is the front led strip of the Msi vampiric 010x case? but of the 011c case?

    I want to replace the led strip of the vampiric case 011c with the led strip of the MSI 010x case, does anyone know if they have the same dimensions? thank you! msi 011c: https://www.amazon.com/MSI-MAG-VAMPIRIC-011C-Computer/dp/B07VQP11J8/ref=cm_cr_arp_d_product_top?ie=UTF8 msi 010x...
  28. Pijmzhchus

    [SOLVED] Help me set price of used PC.

    I need some extra cash and I want to sell my pc. What is it worth? Please use € currency if possible. Specs: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/Zg4Rmk Photos: View: https://imgur.com/a/TK09nyA Nothing has warranty. I will use my laptop in the meantime. I was told that it's better to sell each part...
  29. Question Windows Defender Disable Permanently

    Hi i will be asking about a Software i want to make sure it's okey for use for disable windows defender and not a hack tool and safe if anyone can check that for me will be good guys : The Program Interface is this : ( Before Turning Off Defender ) ( After Turning Off Defender ) This is...
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    Question What dac/amp should I get to pair with a pair of ath m50x?

    Going to be ordering a pair of audio technica ath m50x headphones and wanted to know what dac/amp I should pair with it? I will be using them for strictly gaming.
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    Question Turtle beach gaming headset worth it?

    Hey everyone Ive been looking at the turtle beach elite atlas aero wireless pc gaming headset and it looks and seems amazing. I’ve watched a ton of reviews but before I pull the trigger on buying them I want to know what everyone’s thoughts on them are and experience with them. The software for...
  32. Jeff_120

    [SOLVED] Samsung Q60T for PC gaming?

    Hello I don't have a big place for TV in my summer home bedroom, just 43 or 50'', I also don't want to pay too much for this secondary TV that I will use only 2 months a year. I already checked Sony's X800H and TCL C715 , the sony is ips and a bt expensive for what it offers (650$) , the TCL...
  33. MrJones11111

    [SOLVED] Mic issues on friend's system

    PC will let mic record sound but not voice chat on any platform what so ever! please HELP! Hi So my friends Mic is not working in game and on discord etc as the title suggests, and I am at a loss. No amount of google is capable of solving the issue. I will explain what we have tried and what...
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    Question FPS question

    I am planning on building a PC with an intel i7-10700K CPU, and GeForce 3060 TI Graphics card in it. I need to know the FPS that I would get on low and high settings on 1080o and 1440p? Thanks.
  35. Scooka

    Question Pc crashed, won’t post

    I was in the middle of a csgo game and my pc randomly shut off, when I turned it back on, my 2 radiator fans and the 3 front case fans spun but the back and 2 bottom fans spun for 2 seconds if that and stopped. Everything lit up fine. But pc would not post. I had read that it could be a psu...
  36. ryublue

    [SOLVED] 4k gaming question

    ok so i have a RTX2080 and an old samsung 4k monitor. when i play Final Fantasy 14 i play at 1440p because i cant see a difference between 4k and 1440p. this last weekend i discovered something about my setup. its possible i have a D.port cable thats 1.2 and maybe my monitor is D.Port1.2 and the...
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    [SOLVED] New high end pc, 10-150 fps in Valorant?

    So, my friend JUST bought this premade pc a day ago. While setting everything up in windows and installing some games, we ran into a problem in Valorant. Somehow his FPS go from 150 to 20, whenever he moves or looks it drops insanely low. When i checked task manager it said ''Power usage very...
  38. michael27gr

    Question FPS drop for 4 seconds when in gaming (video)

    I have a problem with fps for quite some time now, and I ask for your help so I can solve it. In the video, as you can see, the fps suddenly drop for a few seconds and then return. This happens very often, every minute or less. Since this problem started, I have upgraded my graphics card and...
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    [SOLVED] Help with opening game archives

    Hello! What software can be used to open game archives and extract/insert data from/into them? I tried using popular software like WinRAR, 7Zip and WinZIP but they don't work. For instance,. forge files used by Assassin's Creed. Why game archives cannot be opened with software like...
  40. Dark_

    Question Constant FPS drops for a long period every 20 seconds on a new laptop

    Hi I’m quite new to pc (laptop) gaming but I spent 500 pound on a laptop with ryzen 5 3500 to play rust on. At first it was running fine at about 35-40 FPS on lowest in-game settings but recently I’ve been getting these constant FPS drops every 20 seconds making the game unplayable I’ve tried...