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    [SOLVED] Stutters/freezes in games and memory management crashes

    Hey everyone. I want to present you a problem I'm facing that I can't have found a solution for. My specs are: Asus tuf gaming B450 pro motherboard 2x8 ram (each different, both gskill but different models) MSI 1050 TI 4GB AMD Ryzen 5 3600 1x 1TB HDD 1X 500GB HDD I had no perticular issue in...
  2. BADAZZMEDIC

    [SOLVED] My computer is stuttering in games and I can't seem to figure out why. I need some prof help.

    So I have had my computer for a couple years and have upgraded it several times. I just got a new motherboard because my old one was overheating because the VRMs where crap for new processors. So now I really have no idea what is causing my games to run so poorly. I do get some decent fps...
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    Question is this cpu temprature normal ?

    i just installed my new pc , i5 11400 b560m gigabyte arous pro 16 gb of ram and the temprature is 50 and 40 celsius while not doing anything buy opening the microsoft edge browser PS im using the stock cooler another question , it takes alot of time opening new programs , i know that adobe after...
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    [SOLVED] Performance decrease

    Hello everyone, I'm having issues with my PC and I can't pinpoint where the issue is exactly. Basically, the performance of my PC has decreased all of the sudden and the games that I normally play at a stable framerate have to be lowered in graphics to have the same framerate as before. I've...
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    [SOLVED] Asus RTX 3070 Low Performance

    Hello, i bought a system yesterday and did some performance tests right away. On games i have less FPS than i expected from a rtx 3070 and as i see from youtube, people with similar setups get 15-25 fps more than i get. I checked for bios updates and it's up to date. Tried some performance...
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    Question Excel Find/Replace performance

    I have a spreadsheet with about 320,000 cells. Those cells contain formulas like ='R:\Basketball\[Ref Stats v8.xlsx]Analysis Data'!$t1465 I reference all external content only in one sheet and all others work from that data so other sheets don't have to use external references. Pretty basic...
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    [SOLVED] Optimal vs Adaptive vs Maximum Performance ?

    Hello! Few days ago I watched a few videos and read a couple of topics where people recommend setting the Optimal parameter in Power Management mode instead of Maximum Performance. People who recommend it say that there is nothing terrible about it for games and it may even be better for...
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    [SOLVED] How do open tabs affect game performance if you have plenty of RAM?

    If you had plenty of RAM and was playing a game with a lot of tabs, would you still get some performance reduction if you're not running out of RAM? Would closing tabs still increase performance in any way if you're not running out of resources? Tabs do take up CPU resources, but is it not as...
  9. Iver Hicarte

    [SOLVED] Is a Lian li Galahad 360mm AIO enough on an all core overclocked 5900X?

    Good day, Is the Lian Li Galahad 360mm AIO cooler enough for an all core overclocked 5900x? My 5900x which is currently overclocked on all cores at 4.5ghz is cooled by my 4 year old cooler which is the corsair h115i 280mm aio cooler. I'm looking to overclock it further to at least 4.7ghz on all...
  10. Iver Hicarte

    Question Custom Loop vs. AIO, is there a real world difference?

    To people who had experiences with custom loops and using AIO's...is a custom loop worth it? Does it make a big difference compared to AIO's? Care to share some of your experiences and thoughts about this subject...I really would like to know if it gives a big benefit in the real world...
  11. Iver Hicarte

    [SOLVED] M.2 integrated heatsink vs. motherboard m.2 heatsink? Is there a big and noticeable real world difference?

    Title says it all, is it worth it to pay extra for m.2 drives that come with a heatsink model? Is the integrated heatsink far better than just the m.2 heatsink included in some motherboards? And is there a big temperature improvement overall? Especially in the real world....
  12. Iver Hicarte

    Question Recommendations for M.2 NVME drives that offer excellent REAL WORLD Performance?

    Good day, I'm currently looking for a 1TB M.2 NVME that has excellent REAL WORLD performance, I don't really give much emphasis if a lot of the NVME drives today have very fast speeds when it comes to synthetic benchmarks since these are SYNTHETIC BENCHMARKS. I'm looking for a drive that can...
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    [SOLVED] Do apps slow down your computer even though they barely take up space?

    Let's say I had 100 apps that were only 1mb each, versus a SINGLE app that takes up 100mb. This means they take up the same amount of disk space. They are not apps that run in the background or anything, they just exist. Is the only reason why having a lot of apps leads to a slower computer is...
  14. Iver Hicarte

    [SOLVED] What is a RAID Setup?

    Good day, As the title says, what is a RAID setup when it comes to storage configuration, I have been reading a lot of about this online but I just can't seem to understand the techy gobbledygook, can someone please provide an answer in "English"? An answer that can be easily understood and at...
  15. Vax

    [SOLVED] Overclocked i7 9700K to 5050 MHz. Estimated Performance gain?

    Hey guys. Wanted to get some insight into how much faster I've made my 9700K, if at all possible. I managed to find a stabile clock of 5050 MHz with 1.352 volts. After running a Cinebench R23 multi thread benchmark, the temps were stabile at 73-76 C. I tried a Single Core bench, which I scored...
  16. Iver Hicarte

    [SOLVED] Does PBO's overclock frequency apply to all cores?

    Good day, This question just popped out of my head, if PBO (the automatic overclocking feature of AMD) is enabled on Ryzen processors, does it mean that the overclock frequency that PBO can provide the CPU apply to all cores? For example, if the PBO feature enables the 5900x to reach 4.5ghz, is...
  17. Iver Hicarte

    [SOLVED] Do Ryzen 9 CPUs take advantage of RAM speed out of the box ?

    Good day, I would just like to know if Ryzen 9 CPUs take advantage of RAM speeds out of the box, like when you first plug the CPU into the system, does it utilizes the RAM speed right away? Like what they told about the previous 3000 series Ryzens, wherein they said those take advantage of high...
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    [SOLVED] Memory cleaning apps - Are they ever actually helpful?

    Is it ever useful to use programs like "Advanced System Optimizer" or "Razer Cortex" to clean memory? Will cortex actually slow down programs rather than do nothing sometimes? I noticed for the first time I had a sort of memory leak that occurred from opening too many tabs and a game, and even...
  19. Iver Hicarte

    [SOLVED] Looking For a Motherboard with a Type-C Header

    Good day, I am currently looking for a motherboard with a type c header. My case is the O11 Dynamic from Lian Li, and it has a type c port on the front panel. I wanna be able to utilize that feature so I'm looking for a motherboard with a type c header. The motherboard should be black, or it...
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    Question GPU underperforming severely for no apparent reason

    Hello, I have no idea what to do or what could be happening. I have an EVGA GTX 1060 and all of a sudden it began to underperform, getting 13-20 fps less at most games from what it should get at 1080p. Also, it is random. Sometimes it could perform ok and just by rebooting the system...
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    [SOLVED] Intel Core i5-4590 vs i5-6400: earlier gen, better performance?

    I'm looking to upgrade my very old PC to a 4th or 6th gen computer, and I've been looking at benchmarks between CPUs from what I've seen offered at my local store. What caught me out was these two specific models; the 4590 has 4x3.30 GHz cores while the 6400 has 4x2.70 GHz cores, which in my...
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    [SOLVED] PC majorly underperforming in games only

    Hi. This question is a follow-up to this other thread I created. https://forums.tomshardware.com/threads/my-pc-is-underperforming-and-i-cannot-understand-why.3726503/ I have an RTX 3070 TI, Ryzen 7 5800X, 16GB 3000mhz RAM, 750W power supply. I noticed that since I have upgraded to the 3070ti a...
  23. [SOLVED] Diagnosing Gaming Performance Bottleneck: Stuttering Frames

    I'm troubleshooting my performance with Overwatch, where if the fps is high enough sometimes the screen stutters for ~0.3s. I suspect it's simply my PC not being able to keep up with 240 fps, so I tried benchmarking. I'm rather surprised. Why are there crazy spikes in CPU temperatures? Since my...
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    [SOLVED] Performing below expectations in Userbenchmark ?

    PC specs: Ryzen 5 2600 32GB RAM DDR4 RTX 2060 PSU: Corsair CX750M I did a test in Userbenchmark and I got this results: https://www.userbenchmark.com/UserRun/45699603 I think it is a pretty bad result for the computer which is. CPU, GPU and RAM have very bad performance. How can I improve the...
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    [SOLVED] Ryzen 5 1600 + MSI B350M PRO-VDH | Bios

    Hello lovely hardware comm, im currently using a Ryzen 5 1600 and a MSI B350M VDH PRO together with CL 16-18-18-38 2666Mhz Ram(not fast for ryzen i know, but years a go ram prices were insane). I mainly play CS and Valorant. Lately i got some performance issues and i believe its time for OC to...
  26. Iver Hicarte

    [SOLVED] How to Take Advantage of your Monitor's Refresh Rate?

    If I have a 144hz refresh rate monitor, does it mean that I need to output 144 FPS in all of the games that I play in order to fully utilize and take advantage of the 144hz refresh rate? If the FPS I'm getting in all of my games are below 144 FPS does that mean that I am not able to take...
  27. djhz2001

    [SOLVED] Graphics card underperforming

    Hello, My graphics card is not drawing enough power, and it is hurting graphics performance. Does anyone know of possible causes? So my system is as follows: MSI Z170 Gaming M7 ATX board Intel i7-6700K CPU (running at stock speed) NVIDIA GTX 1070 GPU Corsair 750W Gold Ranked PSU Corsair RAM...
  28. X

    [SOLVED] 2x4gb sticks of 2133MHz of RAM with another 2x4gbs sticks but 3200MHz

    One friend of mine wants to know will it be good to get another 2x4gb stick of 3200mhz, however working along side with the 2x4gbs 2133MHz sticks. We all have the answers as mixing all four RAM speeds all separately, but my question is, is it good to combine these speeds into dual channel...
  29. Ramiro.Giorgi

    [SOLVED] Mixing 3 RAM sticks (two of the same model and one different) Does it affect my pc performance in gaming?

    So, last year i upgraded my pc a little bit and bought myself a new ram stick (kingston hyperx fury (1x8gb), DDR4, 2666MHZ, CAS 16) and mixed it with my previous Ram sticks ( G.skill Ripjaws V series (2x4gb) ,DDR4, 2400MHZ, CAS 15). 16gb total. I didnt thought about it at the time but now i was...
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    Question Optimize for compute performance related crashes. Now GPU Dead?

    So, whatever. Bought this used gigabyte gtx 970 3x windforce super oc from some guy on fb. Anyway, could use it just fine, apart frome some stuttering. Thing is that whenever i activated the optimize for compute performance feature from the nvidia control panel. Low and behold, the setting...
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    Question Brand New Computer Out Of Box Performing Terrible Any Help?

    I just purchased a build from NZXT and racked up their most expensive parts that they had to offer. Here is a list of what I purchased. NZXT Kraken Z63 with LCD display Standard Service (US) Microsoft Windows 10_Home NZXT H510 Elite (Black) MSI Z590 ACE Intel Core i9-10900K 10-Core 3.7 GHz...
  32. Tehan

    [SOLVED] Can i run Valorant?

    hey so my little brother wants to play valorant on my old pc. i want to know whether i can run valorant without any lags on low graphics on my old pc? My pc specs are Core i3 2nd gen GT 1030 2gb GPU 8gb ddr3 1tb hard disk ECS HARRISON2 motherboard antec 550w power supply thanks.
  33. Iver Hicarte

    [SOLVED] Can GPU Usage still be at 100% even if most of the VRAM isn't being used?

    Dumb question I know....Is GPU usage still going to be at 100% if the VRAM isn't being fully utilized. Let's say I'm playing a game that is quite demanding but there is still a huge headroom for the VRAM usage even if I set the graphic settings at the very max, is the graphics card still going...
  34. blue_rays

    [SOLVED] Is my Crucial MX500 ok? (Details + Temperature screenshot included)

    Is my Crucial MX500 SSD ok? I've highlighted some values on crystal disk info and crucial disk exclusive. The drive is brand new but I don't know if these values are problematic or not. View: https://i.imgur.com/mmUzcBN.jpeg View: https://i.imgur.com/35LzJez.jpeg *My main concern is the...
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    [SOLVED] Windows 10 Visual Elements are lagging occasionally But dosen't seem a performance issue

    Hey people , I just upgraded from win 7 to win 10 ( Clean install on new Disk ) some bothering problems I'm facing which one of them is lagging of windows explorer that occurs randomly most of the time on system idle ( Looks like being under load make it less likely to happen ) Doesn't matter...
  36. Iver Hicarte

    Question PCPartPicker Compatibility Issue

    Greetings, I am currently making a system build in PCPartPicker and I have finally finished making a decision on what parts to buy and upgrade to, but there is one thing bugging me, a system compatibility issue that says "The Asus ROG STRIX B550-F GAMING ATX AM4 Motherboard has an additional...
  37. Question Windows Defender Disable Permanently

    Hi i will be asking about a Software i want to make sure it's okey for use for disable windows defender and not a hack tool and safe if anyone can check that for me will be good guys : The Program Interface is this : ( Before Turning Off Defender ) ( After Turning Off Defender ) This is...
  38. Iver Hicarte

    [SOLVED] RX 480 Paired with Ryzen 5000 Series CPU's?

    Greetings! Is there a serious bottleneck when you pair an RX 480 with a 5000 series Ryzen? I know for sure there will be a bottleneck, but how big will it be? And how much performance am I gonna be losing? I am going to be buying the 5900x, I really can't afford to buy a GPU right now given the...
  39. Iver Hicarte

    [SOLVED] Is it time to replace my AIO Cooler?

    Greetings, I currently have the Corsair H115i 280mm AIO liquid cooler which I have been using for 4 years. Now I did my research and based from the numerous forums I have read and studied about when to replace AIO coolers, they said to replace it if it has been used for 4-5 years. Now I don't...