PCI Express

Forum discussion tagged with PCI Express.
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    Question How to view PCI-E Bandwidth

    I am hoping to upgrade to a new 3000 series nvidia card in a couple weeks after they are hopefully announced. I am running a 4k Ultrawide monitor and a second 4k monitor on my pc. I use the ultrawide for gaming but in newer titles it struggles. I was hoping to look view my PCI e or even just my...
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    Question is my gpu dead?

    Hello guys Im new here and I hope I can get some help here thanks for your attention! My pc specs > gigabyte ga 78lmtusb 3 rev 6.0 2x4 RAM fx 4300 PSU Corsair 500w GPU r7 360, Yesterday I have a brilliant idea to open my gpu and clean because GPU-Z said the pci express was running only...
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    Question 'PCI Express Root Port' preventing PC from sleeping?

    So a earlier today, I tried to put my PC to sleep, but everytime I tried, it would wake back up instantly. I thought it was a one off and shut my PC down for that session. After booting it back up a few hours ago and using it, I have now just tried to put it to sleep and it has done the exact...
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    Question Does this motherboard have full speed SSD support for PCI-E lanes

    Does this motherboard: Gigabyte B450M DS3H, can run SSD with full speed PCI-E lanes, because I have Kingston KC2000 NVMe PCIe M.2 2280 - 250 GB(up to 3,000/1,100MB/s). Any other B450 motherboard that can run this SSD at full speed(read-write)?
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    Question Excuse me,what?(PCI express)

    Hello I'm currently in the possesion of a Lenovo Ideacenter Y900 that has a Lenovo Skybay NOK(name of the motherboard is lenovo ideacenter y900-34ISZ) and i'm looking to upgrade it with an ssd,but one that has as requirement a PCI Express 3.0 x4 M.2 2280 (due to 3.5GB/s writting/reading...
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    Question PCIe USB Card Not Working

    I have an old Windows XP x86 machine that I use for retro gaming and a few other such things. I need more USB ports, so I've been trying to install a USB expansion card, but haven't had any luck. I'm on my second attempt now, using a Sabrent CP-4PTU PCIe card. I know it's got power running...
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    Question Alienware X51 R2 & GTX 1060 Cable

    Hello, I got a GTX 1060 from my brother. I tried to fitit into my Alienware X51 R2. It fits in the rack and all but if I plug the 6-pin PCI Express then it does not fit. The cable create a little bump that is too big for the card to then slide in. Are there an 6-pin PCI Express cables that...
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    Question Does using a 6 pin power cable makes Pci express idle?

    hello guys i want to know when i'm using 6 pin power connector, does this extra power is added to what is the limits of Pci express OR 6 pin would supply all the power that card needs altogether?
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    Question External hard drive enclosure

    Yes I got a 256 gig mush kin tractor and a 1t hard drive i took from my laptop because i put a Samson evo pro 500gig in placed that into my laptop i got a 2 terabyte external hard drive with the EVO. But i want to use the other two drives what is a good hard drive enclosure to buy brand name My...
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    Question Can I get a recommendation for a new psu please?

    Hi there, I’ve been bundling together a gaming pc which consists of: Intel Core i7-4790K, 2X8GB Corsair Vengeance RAM@1600mhz Asus Rog Strix 1080 ti, Gigabyte-GA-H81M-S2H (this will be eventually upgraded to Asus 7 Hero) Cryorig H7 Plus cpu cooler, 120GB SSD, 1TB HDD, Super writemaster multi DVD...
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    Question My PC turn on but no display

    hello guys , i have a problem : my pc turn on but no display on the monitor i was playing fortnite a bit then suddenly my pc shut down then restart itself ( it wasn't the electricity ) after that i tried to restart it again and again but no display on the screen all the fans ( including...
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    Question Does This Mobo support i7 8700k?

    Hello, i have mobo MS-B10611 and I was wondering if it supports i7 8700k or i7 7700k. Thanks
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    Question No Online Games Are Working Properly! PLEASE HELP!

    So recently I began having this issue. Online games either have horrid packet loss and connections to server or will simply not maintain a connection to the server at all and kick me. All other internet features are fine (ie: how I am able to type this right now. Websites work fine). All of my...
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    Question Logitech g432 or HyperX Cloud II

    Wanna know your opinion
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    Question First Draft: I need advice on making my 1440p 144hz gaming build

    This is the first draft of my second build and I was looking for advice on the parts that I have chosen: Case = Lian-Li - PC-O11 Dynamic (White) ATX Full Tower Case GPU = Asus - GeForce GTX 1080 Ti 11 GB STRIX GAMING Video Card Motherboard = Asus - ROG STRIX Z390-E GAMING ATX LGA1151 SSD =...
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    [SOLVED] GTX 1060 3gb: constant stuttering and frame drops

    Hi, So i built my mid-range gaming PC about a month ago for quite a bit of money and used some of the best reviewed components on the market for the price. However, lately on many games I have experienced A LOT of stuttering and constant frame drops on some of the more demanding games (The...
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    [SOLVED] Upgrading pc

    Hi.i want to upgrade my pc.this is my pc config: Core i5 4460 Asus b85 vanguard Asus rog strix gtx 1050 ti 3×4 gig ddr3 ram So should i change my cpu,motherboard and ram first or change my graphic card.(I use this pc just for gaming and the cpu and motherboard that i want to buy is i5 8400 and...
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    Question Low usage GPU, high usage CPU, CS:GO bottleneck ?

    Hello guys, i was just wondering if someone can help me out with especially that question : when i play CS:GO my CPU usage is around 60-90% but my GPU usage is around 15-30% is that normal ? or is my cpu bottleneck my gpu? It is kinda when i get into fight or see more ppl/nades drops fps...
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    Question Shadowplay videos freezing/laggy/stuttering???

    Hello everyone. This honestly has me really frustrated I have so many recordings just like little one minutes clips of my highlights and the videos are coming out very laggy especially at the "best" part this is ridiculous.. I have a gtx 960ssc fully updated with an I7 cpu and 12gb of ram. And...
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    [SOLVED] System upgrade advice

    Looking for new mobo, cpu, ram as last cpu and mobo died + ram is ddr3 so I want ddr4, was looking at 16gb ram Corsair vengeance lpm 16gb, and ryzen 2600(people recommend i3 8100 but not sure )and msi x470gplus I have a 1050ti but want to leave some room to upgrade that gpu in future:) thanks...