Forum discussion tagged with poll.
  1. tomtom1298

    Discussion Poll: Astro A50 - VS - SteelSeries Artics Pro (Wireless)

    So, I own a Astro A50 Gen3 for while now. And, slowly I started hating the headset. Or, it’s station... It’s a wonderful headset, good sounding and not too heavy. However, it s basestation... Everyday the rage to successfully plant the headset ON the station, so it can charge... Every night...
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    [SOLVED] Monitor help/input

    Hello! So i almost have all my parts (except gpu) for my very first pc which i will list below to give the reader an idea for my monitor. Originally i started acquiring parts about a year ago. I went all out so it took a bit to get everything as it is an expensive build to me anyways. My issue...
  3. TStahler

    Question Help Picking Out Graphics Card

    Hello, I am looking to buy the best graphics card for me but I am kind of hard pressed deciding which of these is the best decision. I am coming from an AMD Radeon R9 295x2 GPU. My current setup is as follows. Key System Specs CPU 9900K Gigabyte Z390 Aorus Master Motherboard 32GB (16GBx2)...
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    [SOLVED] Strix RTX 2080 or Zotac RTX 2080 Ti

    What’s your personal preference? I have some conditions: I want ROG build and they have $140 price difference. Strix OC 2080 vs. Zotac AMP 2080 Ti. And what’s your reason?
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    Ethernet cable connection <> yellow exclamation mark

    Hi, I have an HP laptop and have recently decided to connect ethernet cable. But the problem is that whenever I connect my cable to my laptop,a yellow exclamation mark comes on the network.It shows no internet access. My Wifi works great and I have updated drivers.However,I donot see a "Local...
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    Could you help me build my first gaming/workstation PC please?

    My budget is around $1200 USD; I live in Mexico so that should be around $20,000 MXN. My idea is to have a computer where I can run some games (i.e.: Second Life, yes it still exists lol) but I'll mostly use it for 3D Modelling, maybe some animation, sculpting, designing (I'll start using...
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    WiFi works perfectly except for mysterious problem

    This is an Acer laptop, a few years old, running Win 8.1 64 bit, 4GB memory. The wifi chip is an Intel Centrino Wireless-N 1000, which supports 802.11 b g and n. Everything works perfectly. The driver for the wifi is the latest. The problem is when the laptop is taken to a conference centre...
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    power connection to new Asus gtx 980

    Hello Folks, I just received in a new 20th anniv. Asus gtx980 card. the nice wiring they included 2X 8pin connectors won't plug into the Corsair HX850i PSU. Any Ideas on how to properly power it. also a 4 pin Aux power connector on the card side. not sure which plug goes in here. yes, I am an...
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    Overclock FX6300 or Upgrade?

    I've recently committed myself to going 100% PC for gaming and made some upgrades to my build just before Christmas, which included a GTX 970 GPU. My CPU at the time wasn't great so I upgraded to the FX6300 which was the highest my mobo was compatible with. I've just installed GTA 5 which I can...
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    Looking to Upgrade GPU

    A few years ago I bought a HP ENVY h8-1534 Desktop and I am finally getting around to upgrading the GPU. Its Current specs are Motherboard - M3970AM-HP (Angelica2) Processor - AMD FX-6200 Memory 10GB DDR3-1600 GPU - Eyefinity Radeon HD 7570 Hard Drive - 1.5 TB Power Supply - Internal 460W...
  11. edward78

    Will this case do well?

    http://www.xcase.co.uk/…/x-case-mini-micro-black-silver-no-… is that a good case for ASUS Intel H61(B3) Micro ATX DDR3 1333 LGA 1155 (P8H61-M LX) Intel Core i3-2100 3.1GHz 3 MB Cache 1333MHz 4 Gig DIMM-DRAM PNY NVIDIA GeForce GTX 650 1GB GDDR5 2DVI/Mini-HDMI PCI-Express Video Card?
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    Hey, I'm a little new to pc's and I bought a new graphics card a Nvidia Geforce GT 730 to upgrade from my AMD Radeon HD 7540D intergrated graphics. I plug it in to the slot and booted my pc up. I tried to download the drivers for the new card but failed due to not being able to identify the...
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    is my build good for gaming 3d rendering and is my psu good for my build

    my build ASUS MOTHER BoaRD MAXIMUS VII HERO Corsair Carbide 400R CPU Cabinet Kingston Hyperx Ddr3 [4x2]8 Gb Pc Ram 1866mhz Cooler master Hyper 212X CPU Cooler Seagate 1TB Desktop Internal Sata Drive (ST1000DM003) Asus NVIDIA Strix GTX 980 Graphics Card CORSAIR CX 600 Watts PSU Asus...
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    Mechanical Keyboard Help

    So i just got my new Razer Blackwidow ultimate with their own green clicky switches. I noticed that about 2 keys (A and 2) Do not make a clicky sound when the are pressed. they also feel a bit looser and easier to push. Would this affect gameplay much and do you know why this is caused and if...
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    When I run a game, images look distorted with Gigabyte Radeon R9 290x

    Hello, This is my first time posting here. Recently i decided to build my very first PC, I honestly didnt know anything about PCs, so i learned what i could online and somehow i was able to pull it off. Everything runs great on my PC except one thing. Every time i play a game, the image gets...
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    Installed new RAM and just freeze on boot screen

    I bought a two new Corsiar Vengeance DDR3 1600Mhz 1.50V 9-9-9-24 and installed in my motherboard MSI h55M-E23(MS-7636). When I open my pc, It just freeze on boot screen and it won't go. My RAM had just two slots. My old ram is just 2GB. Thanks.
  17. 3hunna

    Looking for a 4th gen motherboard for my Corei5 4440 processor

    I recently got Corei5 4440 3.1 ghz processor & I've GIGABYTE GA-H81M-DS2 motherboard for it in mind , the price of this mobo is 60dollars, If yall have a better mobo in mind for the same price suggest it to me I plan on using the parts (hardware) that I used with my Core2Quad Q8400 , My casing...
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    Windows 8.1 right click

    Hi, I just updated Windows 8.1. Now when I right click an app in Start nothing happens it only puts a check mark. It was working fine before the update. Any ideas? I saw some posts about missing folders but none of my folders are missing.
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    Which cpu is better amd am3+ chip or fm2+?

    Hi I am wanting to build a 600 gaming computer and when I come to the cpu I hit a brick wall. I want to stay with AMD and I've been eyeing the fx 6300 or a similar 110 dollar cpu on the fm2+ layout. I just would like to know which one you think would be better and would last a longer. If you are...
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    If I disable CHANGE ADAPTER SETTINGS, in Network and Sharing Center, can anyone hack into my laptop?

    what exactly happens if i disable adapter settings in network and sharing center? Does doing so give me a false sense of security; that is, can someone still see my computer?