pc upgrade

Forum discussion tagged with pc upgrade.
  1. Z

    Question OC for CPU and ram

    hi. im trying to improve my pc specs ( i5 2500k, NH-D14 DUAL RADIATOR CPU COOLER, mb z68 gen 3, 64 gb ssd for windows, CORSAIR KIT 2X4 13333MHZ and just bought ASUS CERBERUS-GTX1050TI-O4G GeForce GTX 1050 Ti 4GB GDDR5 ( i hope it will fit in :) ...and i wanna ask what improvment shoudl i see...
  2. alexfebriano

    Question UPGRADING G4560 GTX 1050 TI

    Hello everyone so I have 3 yo build for my pc the specs are intel g4560 gtx 1050ti h-110 gaming-3 16 gb of ram 500w PSU 80+ bronze and I'm using Samsung s22f monitor my first question Is If I buy a new 1080p 144hz monitor without upgrading my CPU and GPU, would I benefit from it...
  3. Nicitel

    Question Help with upgrading my pc

    Hello, I've had a pre-built HP Omen 880-p0xx PC for about 2-3 years, and I would like to upgrade. I'm fairly unknowledgeable so I need help if some good soul here would be kind enough to help me. I have a budget of around 15000 Swedish crowns which would be equivalent to around 1500 dollars...
  4. fpaczko5

    Question Should I Upgrade My PSU?

    I currently have a PC (AMD Ryzen 5 2600, NVIDIA Geforce GTX 1660 TI, 16 gb of ram ddr4) with a Gamdias Kratos M1 550B power supply. This computer is prebuilt and I've had it for around a year and a half with no issues as far as PC crashes goes, but I do often experience freezing of games and...
  5. themiziko

    Question Planning on upgrading my first PC build :) Really need help!

    Hello everyone! after 3 years I decided to upgrade my first build. I'm quite lost as to which parts to upgrade/change :) My current budget is somewhere around 1000-1100$. I use my PC for pretty sizable illustration/drawing in Photoshop and Gaming :) I attached all my current components, Imgur...
  6. G

    Question Will my PC conponents be suitable for a upgrade to the 3070 and woild it also be worth upgrading the speed and size of my RAM?

    Hi there, Would you be able to tell me if these components in my PC are good enough and I will be fine to upgrade to a 3070 without any bottlenecks or issues etc? And if it would be worth upgrading RAM speed/size? As well as any suggestions you have. CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 2600X 6 Core Socket AM4...
  7. PROHDGaming

    Question RTX 30 Series - Upgarde required to my existing Gaming Rig?

    Dear Community I hope you are doing well and staying safe! After the recent announcement from Nvidia regarding RTX 30 series GPU, I am sure many of us (PC master race) looking to get RTX 30 series GPU as an upgrade to existing ones. Fortunately, I skipped both 10th series and 20 series cards...
  8. H

    [SOLVED] [Help] Journey towards a gaming PC

    Hello, A relative of mine (nephew) wants to upgrade his PC and most probably wants to build a new gaming PC. The problem is he can't do it in one go. So it has to be done over a period of time.Image I have attached the image of his PC . Which components should we upgrade first ?
  9. TheMasterOfNone

    Question Should I upgrade an old Compaq PC for general use?

    Hi, I have an old Compaq Presario SR5000 (SR5790AN) series PC lying around, and I want to see if I can spend a hundred or two to make it useable again. It doesn't need to run like an absolute beast, just enough to satisfy my dad, an average PC user, for web browsing, email, media consumption...
  10. CSMico

    Question Lenovo y720 cube need help upgrading

    I bought a Lenovo y720 cube about 1 year go and it's been acting up. Frequent framedrops and stutters. And ofc low FPS. RAM: Samsung 8gb (1x8GB) DDR4, 2394 MHz MOTHERBOARD: Lenovo 36D5, Kaby Lake, Sourthbridge H170. CPU: i5-7400, Kaby Lake, 3ghz, Socket 1151 LG I've read that my CPU is...
  11. Tell_Em_Slime

    [SOLVED] PC Upgrade Suggestions for Adobe Premiere?

    Hi Everyone! I have a pretty decent computer but when I try to run Adobe Premiere on it (with about 10 GB of allocated ram to it and the playback on 1/4 quality), I can barely watch videos back smoothly and most effects (even just masking) will really reduce the performance down to a crawl. I...
  12. T

    [SOLVED] Upgrade CPU/GPU Advice Needed - i5 4670K, Z87-PRO 1150, HD 7870

    Current Setup from 2013 Goal is to maximize my rig to get another 1-2 years without spending too much. (i.e. not getting a new board + ram + cpu, the whole 9 yards) Is it worth it? CPU: Intel Core i5-4670K 3.4 GHz Quad-Core Processor CPU Cooler: Corsair H100i 77 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler...
  13. F

    [SOLVED] PC rebuild Suggestions

    Hey, My current build is 5 years old so looking at updating. (I ONLY WANT TO UPDATE IF 30-50% performance increase). I work in 3D using Maya/Vray and currently am getting some crashes (especially with 2 monitors and using 3D software) Thing is i wasn't seeing high % numbers on the CPU or...
  14. P

    [SOLVED] Feedback for PC upgrade

    Hi! I want to upgrade my PC in a while (some months or so), so I'd like to get the best performances with a good budget. I am a streamer and I'd like to stream at 1080p 60fps quality. I stream League, not any AAA games, so there's no need to go too overkill. With my current setup, 720p 60fps...
  15. M

    [SOLVED] Upgrade for Gamer PC.

    Hi Guys! I want to upgrade my components in my Gamer PC, as its old and getting low FPS in some games. My question is, what should i upgrade? Or should i build a new pc instead? I am from Denmark, so fairly more expensive parts. My budget is $1200. Current Setup: CPU: Ryzen 5 1600x CPU...
  16. M

    [SOLVED] Best upgrade possible with this budget?

    I have a GTX 1050 2GB, I3 7350k, 8GB RAM 2400MHz Dual Channel, 500W power supply. Should I upgrade to: -Ryzen 5 1600 + GTX 1660 (6GB) or -Coffee Lake i5 9400f + AMD RX 580 (4GB) Both combos cost around 420$ including new motherboard. There is also Ryzen 5 2600 crossing my mind, 25$ more...
  17. R

    [SOLVED] Upgrading pc - Not turning on

    I was willing to ask if anyone would know what the problem might be with this new setup. I set this up 2 days ago and i am still having problem trying to get it to turn on. I wanted to ask if anyone would know what the problem might be. Video 1: View...
  18. Question How best to upgrade My PC (Rendering/3DApplications)

    Hi all, Below are my current PC specs which i built 3 or 4 years ago. Now im pretty sure its quite up to date. now I dont really want to change the CPU if it can be helped but i would like to know what I can upgrade to get a better performance. Currently running a single GTX 1080 TI but just...
  19. kyd15

    [SOLVED] Should I upgrade an Old PC?

    Is it worth upgrading a PC over 6 years of age? I'm planning to upgrade graphics card and RAM. here are the system specifications, Intel core i5 3470 3.2Ghz G.skill 4GB ddr3 Gigabyte h77-ds3h Gigabyte gt 730 2gb gddr5 Hitachi 500gb Inwin c638 case + inwin 400w PSU
  20. G

    [SOLVED] Thoughts on my PC picker build

    Was looking for a nice upgrade from my 7 year old Pc so I made a one around the 1k price. I know AMD would be good for gaming and getting the 8 cores but I don't just play games I do a lot of rendering and I trust Intel for that but I could be bias. https://pcpartpicker.com/list/dcRFf9