pc upgrade

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    [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...
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    Question 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...
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    [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...
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    [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...
  5. 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...
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    [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
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    [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
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    [SOLVED] Upgrading Motherboard, CPU & Memory

    I plan to upgrade the motherboard, CPU and memory only for now. Following is my current configuration: Motherboard: ASUS Maximus VI Hero DDR3 2800 LGA 1150 CPU: Intel Core i7 4770k Quad Core Memory: Corsair...
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    Question Which component of my PC should I upgrade?

    I want to upgrade my PC for a better gaming experience. I play the Witcher 3 and Kingdom Come Deliverance on medium graphics settings and average 60-70fps. Here are my specs: CPU: AMD FX-8350 GPU: XFX AMD R9 290 DD OS HD: Crucial M4 128GB Gaming HD: Samsung 850 Evo 500GB RAM: Ripjaws DDR3...
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    Question Can I upgrade the storage on a ironside computer?

    Hey all so I recently purchased a ironside computer it’s the minion Ultra ver. I was worried about my storage and wanted to know if I could upgrade it from a my 1 tb hard drive to a 2tb without damaging my computer.Also another question,if I mess with my ironside computers components will it...
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    [SOLVED] Looking to upgrade my GTX 970

    Okay so i am thinking about upgrading my GPU along with CPU and Motherboard. My current specs are : i5 4690k GTX 970 8gigs corsair vengeance So i want to upgrade my PC a little , so was thinking about buying 2070 initially but looking at the benchmark of 1660ti,2060 and 2070. 1660ti is...
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    Question GPU/Mobo Compatability Issue

    I need help deciding how, or even if, I should upgrade my MOBO and GPU. I ordered this online as a gaming PC in 2011, I know I got ripped off, but there isn't much I can do about that now. I don't know much about upgrading PCs, but I am a fast learner and have learned a lot the last few days...
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    Question Is this old boy worthy of GPU upgrade or I should buy new pc?

    Hi guys, I was just curious about your oppinion about my pc upgrade/getting new pc. I have this build: https://www.amazon.com/Kingston-Technology-HyperX-PC4-21300-HX426C15FBK2/dp/B013H7QBTG https://www.amazon.com/MSI-Skylake-H170-Motherboard-M3/dp/B014YN672S...
  14. King4bood

    [SOLVED] Should I upgrade my Dell Optiplex 990 or Get A new Pc

    I am trying to play Apex and Fortnite but my PC (I7 2600,4gb ram no graphics card) cannot run FORTNITE or APEX at low settings with the lowest resolution so I thought of Buying these to upgrade it: Seagate 500gb SSHD, Kingston 4gb DDR3 HyperX FURY, Thermaltake Litepower 550W power supply, and...
  15. Sonnefar

    Question Display not showing

    Can anyone help med with my display. Its not showing anything event tho my computer is working properly. I use DVI-D om my screen. Rigtigt now om using another screen for my computer and i use HDMI for that. I have a GTX 1050 ti 4gb Cerberus
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    Fortnite pc gaming

    Have a problem downloaded epic games launcher on my pc windows 10 but the application won't open
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    Patriot Viper DDR4 3000 MHz 16 GB RAM Kit Giveaway

    We partnered up with Patriot to bring you an ultra fast memory prize package. Patriot Viper DDR4 3000 MHz 16 GB RAM Kit Giveaway : Read more
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    Is the new dell Inspiron 17 5000 good for gaming

    Dells released the new Inspiron 17 5000 ryzen Powered laptop with vega graphics. Can these laptops handle gaming?
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    Computer is shutting down while playing certain games.

    Long story short my pc shuts down entirely then immediately restarts when playing certain games. It first started happening on CSGO, I would be anywhere from 5-30 minutes into a game and my computer would immediately turn off at some point as if it had no power, and then start back up after a...
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    Low GPU usage

    So whenever im playing PUBG my ASUS 1080 strix Adv 8gb varies from 40-60% usage. Ive set the GPU Tweaker to OC mode and Maxed out the FPS target level. How can I make the GPU usage increase? Thanks in advance.