Forum discussion tagged with PNY.
  1. K

    Question PNY 4080 throwing less score than average on Time Spy?

    Hello there, so I bought this card and it arrived yesterday. It works just fine but after playing a bit and passing some tests I just found that its performance it's about 1.5-2k score points less than the average and I would like to know why. I just passed Time Spy a few times with different...
  2. chrisdjholland

    Question X470 Gaming Plus + AMD Ryzen 5 5600X - - - RAM problem (freezing Windows) ?

    Hello, my first post , sorry if something is not described ok, so let me know: Problem: I have changed my processor from 5200x to 5600x and i am getting problems with W11 freezing. The reason i upgraded to 5600x is due to iracing upgrading my simrig pc and my memory should be DRAM be 3200mhz...
  3. A

    Question Pny usb stick problem

    Hi , I have a PNY usb memory stick , it's formated as a NTFS , when I copy something on it it's working very slow like speed is from 600kbps to 0(it stays some seconds on 0) even when I delete one small file it takes like 20-30 seconds to complete. Formated , optimized and windows error checking...
  4. Shallowsea

    Question normal for PNY SSD to read at about half advertised speed?

    So I got myself a PNY SSD called "PNY 250 GB XLR8 CM3031" It clearly states on the box and store that it reads up/sequential read: 3500 mb/s I run my main OS on a kingston SSD (which reads at the advertised speeds (500 mb/s) even going a little faster (about 550 mb/s)) and use the PNY SSD on the...
  5. imtipu

    Question PNY RTX 3060 GPU suddenly not detected ?

    I am facing some strange issues this week. I purchased an RTX 3060 and installed it almost 20 days ago. It was working fine. Suddenly my goes blank screen and pc restarts. Sometimes restarts and sometimes not. Got errors kernel 117 and 141. After that most of the time, my motherboard can't...
  6. M

    [SOLVED] PNY Gtx 1650 Dual fan

    Hi, Is the Pny Gtx 1650 dual fan worth buying for $190 or shall I buy the Asus Gtx 1650 dual fan which is $30 dollar expensive.
  7. Muhammad Jahid

    [SOLVED] PNY XLR8 8GB 3200Mhz Vs Corsair Vengeance 8GB 3200Mhz Ram!

    In my region, Pny costs cheap than corsair ram. Can I choose this particular pny ram over corsair? Is there any difference in performance?
  8. R

    Question How to check if my PNY XLR8 16GB DDR4 3200MHz rams are fake

    Hello, I have purchased two PNY XLR8 16GB DDR4 3200MHz Desktop rams The rams are showing unknown manufacture and no serial numbers in BIOS. Please see the attached screenshots below from BIOS and CPU-Z.
  9. dexer3z

    Question which ssd should i buy?

    hi there i wanted to buy a budget ssd and i already have some options: WD GREEN WDS120G1G0A 120 gb PNY CS900 120 GB ADATA SU650 120 GB LEXAR NS100 128 GB which is better in terms of performance speed (read and write) tnx. only for a game and the windows itself MB: H310M S2H 2.0 i have a hdd can...
  10. Savannabenzel

    Question Pny gpu 1060 6gb repair help

    So I have a pny 1060 6gb I purchased second hand. The previous owner said it would power up just wouldn’t display. So I figured maybe I could fix it with some drivers etc. So when I received it I took it apart just to inspect before I put it in the pc. I’ve found this oily substance on the back...
  11. W


    Hello.. New here!! Lovely community. I just bought a PNY SSD 1TB and its only showing 223GB of usable space.. I have went to disk management and tried to look for unallocated space and its just not there... Did I miss anything? Ive searched all over the net looking for the answered and have...
  12. aqua_q

    [SOLVED] Which SSD would you choose?

    Hi there, I'm going to get a fast and durable SSD. Propose would be running OS and a couple of games. Ignoring the price, If you were going to choose from this list, which one would you go for and why? Crucial BX500 120GB Silicon Power Ace A55 (or S55) 120/128 GB PNY CS900 120GB...
  13. MrWolfyy

    [SOLVED] My GTX 1650 shows 1845 MHz for GPU Clock Speed ?

    As the title say, my PNY GTX 1650 Dual Fan GDDR6 shows a higher GPU clock than it should without any overclock. Can someone explain?
  14. NRiddell

    Question Pc randomly stops working

    So I have a amd fx 8320, pny xlr8 1070, 24gb of ram a evga 600w psu that’s roughly 2 years old and has been used 2-3hrs a day for the past year for gaming and I’m running windows 10 pro.As I’m gaming or web browsing or just sitting on my Home Screen all of my peripherals will just randomly stop...
  15. B

    [SOLVED] Why is my new PNY XLR8 CS3030 not showing speed as advertised?

    Ad says up to 3500 read and write up to 3100 ( I just bought one (500GB) and received it today. installed it in my MSI GP63 Leopard 8re laptop. Cloned it successfully without any issues. but I get way far less than that when I...
  16. F

    [SOLVED] best under 30$ 240gb SSD or m.2?

    Hey people, which ssd is the better one, my budget for this is 30$ for windows and the programs, i already got a 2tb seagate barracuda for my games and big file, or a m.2, ive also heard the m.2s get very hot. Crucial BX500...
  17. P

    [SOLVED] Why does my GPU have 2 pins merged?

    This is an old GPU, geforce 6 series. It's a PCI card, not PCIexpress. The pins in the picture are the first set of pins from the left, near the output ports, front side. The card seems to work fine, without issues. As far as I know it's always been like that but I'd like to know why 2 pins are...
  18. najimurad

    Question XMP not booting. Post code 55. :/

    Hello everyone! I've been using my build for 2 years now with the specs below. My old RAM I got from an older build is great but I found 3200mhz sticks for sale on Amazon (specs also below) so I figured it would be a good upgrade from my 2133mhz chips. I put them on slots A1 and B1 and enabled...
  19. R

    Question GPU

    I am frustrated beyond belief. So I purchased a PNY GeForce GTX 1070 and I am running it with an i7 2600. Now, compared to my old graphics card. A GTX 745 OEM. Its like something like idk 7 or 8 times better. You get the point. So... Previously with my old graphics card I was able to run like...
  20. wptny

    Question PNY 1070-Ti underperforming

    I bought a PNY 1070-Ti off of ebay new, and I get that could seem sketchy but it all seemed to check out. My Ryzen 3 2200g cpu is definitely hurting it, but I see people with R5 2600x's at 1080p 144fps, or 2k 60fps, yet in games like Destiny 2 I constantly dip under 60fps while on 1080p. I've...
  21. drosehill

    Question Looking for GPU with six or more outputs

    Hi! I'm looking for a GPU with six or more discrete outputs (ie, not one output that is a DP output that can be daisy-chained). I use my PC for office work — so I don't have any gamer-specific requirements. I've found two options so far but would be interested in knowing what else is on the...
  22. S

    Question Which Gefore RTX 2080ti are better for Content Creation & which better over all. I notice there are lots of different brands and models unlike Quadro

    I thought it was Quadro rtx 4000 vs Geforce RTX 2080ti... Buy now Im coming across lots of Geforce RTX 2080 ti card made by Gigabyte, Asus, Evga, Zotac, Palit, Nidea, PNY, Blower... How do I tell one from the others, which ones or ones are better, which ones are more reliable or long laster...
  23. Jeff_120

    [SOLVED] PNY Elite external SSD, enough or not?

    Hello I am tempted by the PNY external SSD 960gb Elite model (not the Pro) to use it with my TV 4k, will this solution be enough to view 4k videos (taken with my smartphone and Fuji X-T3 with high mb/s) or it's better to choose an entry level SATA internal SSD + enclosure to USB, or go even...
  24. amir.re6

    [SOLVED] Samsung 500GB VS PNY 1T

    Hi Guys , i wanted to buy a SSD and In my city Samsung 500GB and PNY CS900 1T Costs Much the same! which one Should i get? reliability Is importent to me . Thanks
  25. Cybertronian109

    Question pny 1060 worth it

    hi i'm a bit confused was going to get a gtx 1060 6gb pny used for about 160$ USD (23,000 PKR) but then some one told that it is not a good vendor don't buy it and on other hand zotac mini used is for 180-185$ and evga for 190$ USD what should I do ??? BTW will change to GTX 1660 Ti after 6-7...
  26. DemonationDog

    Question PNY a reliable GPU brand?

    I'm looking to get a GTX 1070ti. I wanted to get an MSI but it's too big for my case since I don't have a large case. I can only use cards up to 10.8 inches. Anyway, I noticed that the PNY brand is only like 9.10 inches. So, is PNY a reliable brand?
  27. M

    Question Quadro P4000 won't SLI pair on SLI ready Board

    For Months I've been trying to get my two Quadro P4000 to SLI Pair with the corresponding SLI Bridge and other different types of SLI Bridges. On the Nvidia website it lists the motherboard I'm using as SLI Ready and even states it as compatible to SLI with the P4000 series. I recently upgraded...
  28. P

    Question Laptop switching to integrated graphics card when connected to a monitor

    My laptop's screen is kind of broken (still usable, but not pretty), so I decided to connect it to a monitor. Unfortunately, now it seems that my laptop only uses the integrated Intel HD Graphics card instead of the Nvidia card which is also in the laptop. This becomes a problem when I'm playing...
  29. D

    [SOLVED] Ethernet keeps disabling

    Ethernet port keeps randomly disabling and (sometimes) re-enabling itself, done everything I can think of to fix it, which has reduced the rate at which it happens, but it still happens (the disable rate seems to double when I try to play games such as league of legends, I've got no answer as to...
  30. aeromaster03

    [SOLVED] Help needed upgrading

    I currently have a Dell OptiPlex 790 desktop, apart from increasing its RAM to 12GB it remains as it was purchased. What should be the first thing/things I should I aim to upgrade as I want it to eventually be a gaming pc (I’m not expecting it to run the latest games at 60FPS - just games like...
  31. H

    [SOLVED] How much power does RTX 2070 need?

    My system is HP Pavilion 690-0034 with Ryzen 7 2700, 16GB RAM, Radeon RX 580 4GB, upgraded Samsung 970 Pro SSD, 1 HDD, and 1 optical drive. The PSU is 400 watts, rated 80 Plus Platinum. I want to upgrade my GPU to GeForce RTX 2070 Mini ITX 8G from Gigabyte, but my PSU is kinda proprietary in...
  32. omar nagy

    [SOLVED] DZ77GA-70k won't boot up with gtx 1050 ti

    it won't boot up with the gtx 1050 ti but when i remove it, it works fine, some people told me that i need to update the bios to the latest version which is 0066 but i don't know how to do it,
  33. C

    [SOLVED] Upgrading my CPU, Motherboard, and RAM. Is there anything else i should know/do?

    Current: 4690K MSI Z97 Gaming Mobo 16GB DDR3 To: 9900K MSI Z390 Mobo 16BG DDR4 Thank you!
  34. S

    [SOLVED] How effective is this cooling?

    What if I threw a Wraith stealth cooler on a 2600(not X variant) and overclocked it to it's max and had Thermal Grizzly Kryonaut as my paste, would it effectively transfer heat from my cpu in a efficient manner? Or is my heat transfer limited by my heatsink and not by my thermal paste?
  35. S

    [SOLVED] Is my gaming build solid for 4-5 years?

    I'd love this system to last at least 4-5 years, and I just wondered if it's doable. Haven't bought anything yet except for the case and rear fan, so all parts can be subject to change if anyone thinks there's a better option. Parts are as follows: Case: Corsair Obsidian 500D SE Fans: 3 x...
  36. thepcgameraz

    good quality thermal paste vs good quality Thermal tape??

    well is that question all over again :bounce: but this time there is for a good reason since is not 2008 anymore the differences is the market now can offer good quality of Thermal tape I don't overclock because to be honest is pointless ..!! so the question is ; there is anyone here who...
  37. G

    [SOLVED] GPU & CPU upgrade advice

    I'll cut to the point, I have these specs Twin Frozr GTX970 i5 4690k CPU 16GB Corsair Vengeance RAM 800w Fractal Design Newton PSU I have around £1000 at the moment I want to have a PC capable of playing VR games & running games comfortably at 60fps 1080p on high quality settings, I may be...
  38. M

    [SOLVED] My PC keeps freezing and the only way to get out of it is power cycling it! Help

    FX 8350 Black Edt Gigabyte R9 280X factory OC'd Hyper X (2 sticks) 8 GB DDR 1866 MHz GIGABYTE GA-970A-UD3P Rosewill Tachyon 650W PSU 1TB SSHD ~ 180GB Free 120GB Kingston SSD ~ 40GB Free __ Basically, I thought this was just a fortnite specific problem for months, about 5 months ago it just...
  39. Multyspeed

    [SOLVED] FPS drop in pubg RTX 2060

    Hi all, I bought RTX 2060. The first day the PUBG in ultra settings was at 120-130 fps. From yesterday i say at about 70-80. I've reinstalled the driver with clean installation. The game is install at Samsung Evo 860 which is brand new. Any ideas ?
  40. V

    [SOLVED] Internet disconnects every few seconds

    Hello there! There was a problem with wiring in my area, so I spent two weeks without internet, and had to change ISPs. But right now, I have a really annoying problem: once every 20~30 minutes, my connection stops working for 5 to 10 seconds, then works again normally. For most things, like...