Forum discussion tagged with pcb.
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    [SOLVED] Discovered a burnt spot on Seagate 2TB Barracuda.

    Hey guys! So sometime back my mobo died and i decided to sell off my other parts before attempting another fresh build. After disassembling, I discovered the drive I used for storage has a burnt spot. Image: View: https://imgur.com/a/tAAJWvC I don't know how old or how long ago this was...
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    Question If these are both the exact same model of GPUs, (RTX 2060s) then how can one be physically bigger? (On the inside)

    Compare these 2 GPUs. One is a "Mini" and the other is a "3-Fan" https://www.newegg.com/gigabyte-geforce-rtx-2060-gv-n2060ixoc-6gd/p/N82E16814932117...
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    Question My GTX 1060 is having sluggish framerate issues

    𝐂𝐏𝐔 : 𝐑𝐲𝐳𝐞𝐧 𝟕 𝟐𝟕𝟎𝟎𝐱 𝐑𝐀𝐌 : 𝐂𝐨𝐫𝐬𝐚𝐢𝐫 𝐕𝐞𝐧𝐠𝐞𝐚𝐧𝐜𝐞 𝐃𝐃𝐑𝟒 2x4GB 𝟐𝟒𝟎𝟎𝐌𝐡𝐳 𝐆𝐏𝐔 (𝐆𝐓𝐗 𝟏𝟎𝟔𝟎 𝟔𝐆𝐁) 𝐏𝐒𝐔 (RM550x Gold) 𝐌𝐨𝐭𝐡𝐞𝐛𝐨𝐚𝐫𝐝 (𝐀𝐬𝐮𝐬 𝐩𝐫𝐢𝐦𝐞 𝐁𝟒𝟓𝟎-𝐏𝐋𝐔𝐒) Hi i've been experiencing issues with sluggish framerates, high or low dosen't matter my frames jump from fluid and smooth to slowed and sluggish randomly...
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    Question GPU dies under load, no signal to monitor but PC remains on.

    The graphics card in question is an MSI GTX 970 Gaming. Bought used for parts and not working. The seller said the card had occasional problems posting and would restart the PC after a certain time (1-30 minutes). Now the card is in my system I'm having an entirely different problem and I could...
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    Question Help with Keyboard PCB repair!

    So basically I took apart my ducky one 2 to lube my switches. I expected something to go wrong as it's my first time doing this. I've lubed a soldering all the switches back onto the keyboard however as expected some don't work. I've fixed some that didn't work using a bridge, however these...
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    Question EVGA Supernova 1200 P2 PCB

    Hello, i have a problem with my power supply, i want a high definition photo of the back side of the pcb. A resistor broke and i want to replace it myself. The resistor is R322 and i cannot seem to find any good photos of the pcb to order and replace the resistor. Can anyone help? Thanks!
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    [SOLVED] Broken gpu pcb

    Hi. A few days ago a friend of mine wanted to change its motherboard and when taking the gpu out he pulled to hard and hit one of the square black things from the back of the pcb with the cpu cooler. The black thing is still on the gpu it didn't fell off. His graphics card is a gtx 1660 ti from...
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    Question 2080 ti custom AIO cooling project

    Hi everyone I'm a owner of a 2080 ti FE. It's a good card but I want improuve : Noise Temps Performances So I was thinking about a project and I was wondering if is too mad (or stupid) or if is moreless sensed and safe I'm planning to buy a kraken g12 (should be compatible with a 2080 ti) and...
  9. Andyus86

    Question Vega 56 nano PCB thermal pad

    Hello, tomorrow i will get a sapphire Vega 56 pulse and i'm figuring how to optimize overvall temperature, expecially VRM one. A guy suggested me to buy thermal pads, so i bought some with 3mm thinkness. I want to be sure to know the best spot where to apply then, he said in the rear card...
  10. weztmarch

    [SOLVED] Damaged my 8700K PCB/top substrate, please advise!

    I delidded my 8700K several months ago and relidded it with glue. I damaged it today opening it back up when I took a chunk out of the substrate/PCB in the corner beneath the IHS. It is working as of this moment. I am using it to type this up, however do you think it will fail on me soon? I...
  11. hubabuba100

    Question Can a graphics card work without a memory chip

    I have a R9 390 8GB video card. It was very cheap, because it was not tested before. When I powered on the PC with the graphics card, the screen have straight lines. When I took it apart, I saw that one memory chip is missing. I contacted with a BGA reballer, and He said that is unrepairable...
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    Question Unknown part fell off GPU

    So I was installing an NZXT G12 onto my Titan X Maxwell and this unknown piece popped of the card, card still works but I would like to know when this piece is for. Any info helps. I will add a link to the IMGUR with the picture of the piece. Thanks. Picture of part
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    [SOLVED] graphics card pcb component

    Hello everyone so today i bought for pretty cheap a broken graphics card, more exactly a rx 470 platinum edition. I came across a weird component i know nothing about on the back of the pcb. I want to try to repair the gpu even tough i don't know much about that so i opened it up and the most...
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    Question Computer Not Booting Up

    I built my first pc and it isn't booting up. The only things that are working are the rgb on the motherboard, the graphics card, and the power supply. Nothing else seems to be working. It also says no signal on the monitor. Here are my specs View: https://imgur.com/95tvILR