Pentium 4

Forum discussion tagged with Pentium 4.
  1. jnjnilson6

    Discussion An Anachronistic Strain - Pentium 4 vs Pentium M

    What do you think about this? It's quite grasping and intriguing. The Pentium M was based upon the Pentium III. It seems it is quite powerful within the range of the Pentium 4. I decided to share this because it's remarkably interesting and provides a thorough view of the past and a thorough...
  2. i76700hquser

    Discussion What made the Pentium 4 so hot?

    To this day, even being from Gen Z, and having never used a Pentium 4 until 2 years ago, I'm curious why the Pentium 4 was so hot compared to say, a Core 2 Duo, which was much cooler and even needed a less beefy cooling system. My Northwood 478 Pentium 4 idles at 50 degrees on the BIOS, and so...
  3. jnjnilson6

    Discussion Have You Ever Owned a Pentium 4?

    I've owned a Pentium 4 520J (clocked at 2.8 GHz, HT enabled, 1MB L2 Cache, NX bit), a large number of Pentium 4 520s and a P4 @ 2.66 GHz. The wonderful futuristic startup screen with the brassy logo, the high amount of MHz for the time which'd always seemed futuristic and exhilarating, the fast...
  4. jnjnilson6

    Discussion CPU Power through the Years

    The Core i9-12900K harbors the same performance a Pentium 4 HT clocked at 241.3 GHz would produce. *Core i9-12900K Score - 2956 points Pentium 4 HT @ 3.06 GHz Score - 37.5 points Pentium 4 HT @ 1.0 GHz Score - 12.25 points *Pentium 4 HT @ 241.3 GHz Score - 2956 points Dividing 2956 by 12.25...
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    [SOLVED] Can I run docker and windows 64 OS on Pentium 4 511 proccesor?

    I have old single core Pentium 4 511 processor yet, on Windows 7 in recent years, indeed it was frequently overheated above 70 grades. I have read user reviews and ones...
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    [SOLVED] Problem with old 775 build

    Hello guys. I am currently trying to revive my dads PC. When I try to turn it on, it turns on, but nothing is shown and it shut downs after a minute or so. What should I try? P.S. If any component models is needed, write immideatly.
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    Question Pentium 4 build question

    Hello, For fun, I am seeing how far I can take my old Dell E310 Pentium 4, 3.0 GHz. I have installed Windows 10 32-bit (after a lot of research I found that even with the P4 630 Prescott having NX, MMX, SSE SSE2 SSE3 and EM64T that 64-bit Win10 was not possible). I upgraded the ram to 4 GB...
  8. Sk8ter

    [SOLVED] Old pc won't detect any ide component !!!

    Hi ! So a friend of mine brought me his faulty pc an old Pentium 4 , hoping i could restore it , I tried my best with it fixed some issues like the long continuous beep by swapping the ram module , replaced a dead CMOS battery ...but the only thing that drove me crazy was the indetectd ide...
  9. RealSmoke

    [SOLVED] Pentium D 945 vs Pentium 4 630 what's the difference?

    Ok so i have a couple of questions about the p4 and the pD what's the difference? is it worth to upgrade? Here are my current specs: Gt 710 msi low profile 1gb gpu, Pentium 4 630 cpu, 3gb ddr2 ram, 250 watts psu. Question #1: Will the pD have simuliar temps to the p4? the pD has 11 more watt...
  10. bibeksaha

    [SOLVED] Should I upgrade my 2015 computer?

    Hi! Everyone. I had bought a PC computer in the late 2015. The components are Gigabyte GA-H81-S, Intel Pentium DC G3240 3.1 GHZ, 4 GB DDR3 1600 RAM and 500 GB SATA HDD. Now I plan to upgrade the RAM to 8 GB, add 240 GB m.2 SATA SSD and add a graphics card Nvidia GT 710 for visual improvements. I...
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    Computer Won't Boot

    When I try installing my strix gaming GeForce gtx 1080 11gps gddr5x into my strix z270e gaming motherboard, my computer won't boot up. No fans run just all the led's. The gpu lights up and 2 out of the 3 fans are running. Once I disconnect the gpu, the computer will boot up into windows. Does...
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    770 waterblock help

    I bought this a while back from eBay and he said it was a gtx 770 water block but it didn't fit on my 770 Mao twin frozr but I found out there isn't one for the so I'm wondering if someone can help me and tell me what gpu it is for and what one to buy
  13. PeppermintFangs

    Connecting an Apple Thunderbolt display to a PC

    I'm trying to use my Apple Thunderbolt display for my PC. If you could tell me what I need to do to make this happen, that would be great. My PC: To clarify, I need something that I can plug a Mini-DVI and HDMI cable into that will connect my graphics card to...
  14. K

    PC ran into some trouble restaring your PC now.Is it a CPU or Memory problem

    My PC has always been crashing saying PC ran into some trouble restarting your PC now.The PC is running extremely slow even when I tried to format and reinstall the windows it extremely slow.I have a i7 4th gen 477 processor ,Asus Maximus Hero vi mobo,Corsair Vengeance 16 gb ram.
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    Intel NUC i5 D54250WYK Haswell - Overkill?

    I had been using a full-size Win7 PC to store our media as well as act as the streaming server. I’d like to switch to a NUC for lower-power consumption as well as have it attached directly to the TV and wireless router. I’m wondering if this could run Win7 (I’m running MediaBrowser which we...
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    Compatible Issues with CPU's and GPU's

    Hi, i have one question for all of you PC people. If the motherboard is compatible with CPU and GPU it doesn't matter want brand either of them are? right? PS: thanks for the help and answers
  17. Danbuscus25

    Dell laptop issue

    Ok, my brothers Dell latitude E6400 laptop stopped working, he was just browsing the internet, and everything froze. he held down the power button and it shut off. now whenever he tries to boot, it gets to the windows loggin screen, and after he puts in his password, it says welcome, and after...
  18. S

    pc restarting randomly while playing dota 2

    whenever i play dota 2, after few mins (almost 10 mins) my pc automatically shut downs without BSOD. i dobted it has something to do with my GPU since my monitor first goest black then cpu restarts so i logged my GPU with digital sensors the log file is attached here below it contains the logs...
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    gtx 750 ti overclocing

    i would like to know what is the safe limit for overclocing for my card i have a palit gtx 750 ti storm x dual with core speed 1202 mhz and memory 6008 mhz. I know because this gpu does not have a direct connection to the PSU and gets electricity only from the pci my overclocing is a little bit...
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    Nvidia quadro k400 or gtx 780ti for video editing and a little 3d work

    Hello. I am building a pc for video editing and composting a little 3d work. I will be using mostly after effects and a little premiere and c4d. My question is should I buy a Nvidia quadro k400 or a gtx 780ti. Price is not a problem. But it is not just rendering I care about. I also want fast...
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    Corsair Link Not Detecting H100i, Windows 8.1.

    Hi. I've upgraded my PC to Windows 8.1 Pro and Corsair Link is not detecting the fans and the water blocks LED colour can't be changed. I've tried plugging the USB 2.0 cable into a different Motherboard header, its not solved the problem. I'm aware the H100i software has problems with Windows...
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    APU buying help

    hi guys im planning to buy an APU to replace my cr*ppy a4 5300. what am i going to choose?(an energy efficient one) a10-5800k a8-5600k a8-6600k a8-7600(not so sure about this bcuz its new and not available in the stores here) ill upgrade my mobo to an A88x and also my RAM to a 2133mhz after 2...
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    Is this a good gaming laptop?

    Hey. helping a friend look for a decent gaming laptop. he has around £650. is this the best he could get? he cant get a desktop due to constantly moving around and too much effort
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    From HDD to SDD, Can I just copy System files?

    Running an Inspiron 660 with a 1TB HDD and upgrading to a 128GB Samsung 840 Pro. I have used this computer quite frequently for gaming and editing for over a year and would like to wipe the HDD BUT unfortunately the computer came with no Windows 8 re-install disk—just drivers. Is there any way...
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    Looking for a Good Graphix card that suits my PC configuration!!!!!!!!!!!

    Hi Guys, I want to know which graphix card to buy that suits my PC for the good gaming experience. Is it ok with NVIDIA gt610 2GB DDR3 RAM ? My monitor's Resolution is 1360x768 Refresh rate is 60 HZ My PC configuration is listed below OS Name...