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    Samsung 970 EVO Plus SSD Review: More Layers Brings More Performance

    Samsung's new 970 EVO Plus takes on the SSD market with new flash and speeds that reach up to 3.5 GB/s. Samsung 970 EVO Plus SSD Review: More Layers Brings More Performance : Read more
  2. jheller1

    [SOLVED] Black Screen Problem

    Hello, Ive been getting black screen problems for awhile now. It NEVER goes black screen while I am plugged into my CPU HDMI port as long as the GPU is taken out. Ive tried reinstalling windows 10, switching out ram, switching out my gpu, flashing bios. using a DDU to swipe my drivers, and...
  3. Seabass101

    DDR4 Ram overclocking Potential

    Hi, I have recently gotten some ram called Dark Pro and it is a 2x 8GB for a total of 16GB memory on my PC. I have played around with overclock a bit and gotten 13-13-13-29-1T @ 3000MHz and was wondering if that is a good performance/overclock? In addition, I have tested it with games and...
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    Keyboard and mouse stopped working

    So I've been trying to get my ps4 controller to work with my pc, (DS4 couldn't run exclusive mode) I downloaded and ran a tool that should help with exclusive mode from the creator of inputmapper but after that my pc would recognize my controller but DS4 wouldn't. So the tool had downloaded a...
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    clevo p770dm bios issue(i think)

    my clevo p770dm laptop power on keyboard backlight , batter indicator, power indicator, fan etc are working but no display? What is the issue? I checked external display, that also not available.
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    Mismatching ram brands.

    So first of all I would like to apologize for any spelling errors / grammar in this question as english is not my first language. I have bought this computer 3-4 years ago, with a single stick of hyperx fury 8 GB ddr3, nowadays with more and more demanding games starting to come out (and chrome...
  7. J

    [SOLVED] Looking to buy a GT 1030

    Will a GT 1030 work with my computer?? My specs
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    Can I put in a Graphics card in Dell vostro 3669 PC?

    The pdf below shows that this pc can also be shipped with discrete graphics cards like GTX750ti. The one I have has Intel HD graphics card but I want to put in an Nvidia Gtx1050ti. The specs of the PC are, i3-7100 8GB ddr4 2400mhz 240W psu Can I install this graphics card in my pc...
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    Problems with new SSD

    I just installed the Samsung 1TB 860 Evo SSD. After installing Windows 7 Ultimate onto it I immediately run into problems. My computer will freeze when clicking on links in Chrome while it says "waiting for cache" in the bottom. If any downloads are going when this happens they will be paused...
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    [SOLVED] effect of computer that doesn't boot

    What are the effect of a computer system that doesn't boot?
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    [SOLVED] [Help] New build BSOD/Black Screens

    Just built my PC last night. It worked well all night and this morning. CPU temps @ 45-55, GPU @ 55-65 in various games (mh, RL, fornite) Here's my build. https://pcpartpicker.com/user/tagmct/saved/s7VRJx Earlier today, it started with BSOD, can't recall all the error codes one of them was...
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    [SOLVED] My PC turns off as I turn it on when new GPU is installed

    Last day I brought new graphics card AMD R7 240 and I installed it on my HP pc dx2480 and at first there was no problem I installed the drivers on the box and started to play games after 10-15min the computer monitor turned off the CPU was still running. I restarted the system again started to...
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    my mouse is totally broken

    for some reason, my mouse doesn't seem to work properly, it double clicks sometimes when I try to single click, the scroll wheel is jumpy, my mouse isn't wireless, it's almost brand new (not even one month old) it's a plug and play, so it doesn't have any drivers that need to be installed, and...
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    Gigabyte ga-h55m-d2h V1.4 to use Kingston 4GB KVR16LN11/4

    Hi All, I am trying to upgrade my ram in my Gigabyte ga-h55m-d2h V1.4 from 2x2GB to 2x4GB. I bought 2 x Kingston KVR16LN11/4 4GB PC3L-12800 1600MHz thinking being DDR3 that it would just work. I realised that by default it was not 1333MHz but I thought I could run in at a lower speed or in...
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    [SOLVED] 3 ssds and an x79-ud5 motherboard?

    I am a video editor using Prmiere Pro CC. I have a gigabyte x79-ud5 mother board and have been using a hhd for OS and programs, a raid 0 for media, and a raid 0 for scratch, preview, etc. I am now finding this setup to be abit slow for 4k video so I am upgrading to sata ssd drives. My...
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    [SOLVED] If given the choice between these 2 boards, witch one would you choose?

    These 2 boards are about the same price over here in Thailand. What are you guys thoughts on this? PC is for productivity, no gaming. https://www.asrock.com/mb/Intel/H310M-HDV/ https://www.asus.com/Motherboards/PRIME-H310M-E/ CPU/Processor: Intel i5-8400 Memory: DDR4 16 GIGS Kingston Hyper...
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    Should i OC my RX 580 and my ryzen 5 2600 with this PSU?

    Corsair CX Series CX550 I want to get the cpu to 4.0 ghz, not sure about the rx 580, let me know about the rx580 if possible.
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    Looking to get into AIO cooling

    So i recently built my pc, its running : GTX 1050Ti Ryzen 3 1200 Corsair VS450 and in the corsair carbide spec 01 case In my budget of about 6,000 indian rupees im looking to get an AIO cooler mainly because of how bulky air coolers look my shortlist is as follows : Corsair H45 Corsair H60...
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    AMD Sapphire R9 380 Voltage is stuck with 1212 milivolts, Cannot add additional Voltage to the Card. anybody kind enough to

    Hey guys any one kind enough to help?. i have an old but still reliable Sapphire R9 380 Nitro card 4 gig. We were able to push it to 1100/1500 with +20% limit and stock voltage of 1212mv with AfterBurner. so we want to push it more but we can't . The MSI AB is not able to adjust voltage. (its...
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    Super High CPU Usage While Idle

    My CPU usage while idle is around 70% to 99%. Right now as I'm typing this with only Google Chrome and task manager running the CPU usage is from 58% to 64%. What's wrong and what can I do to lower it?
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    [SOLVED] My 9600K is thermal throttling to high 90Cs and I don't know why, please help!

    I recently built a PC and I'm running: Intel 9600K Cooler Master Master Liquid ML240L Gigabyte Z390 Aorus Ultra Gigabyte 1060 3gb Windforce OC WD Blue 250gb SSD Seagate FireCuda 2TB Cooler Master H500 I have my radiator installed at the top of the case with the stock 200mm front intake...
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    [SOLVED] AMD Phenom II X4 955 rapidly changing from 800 mhz to 3200 mhz.

    so in cpu-z i am rapidly going multiplyer x4 to x16. Every couple of seconds it will change very rapidly causing nothing to work. just added thermal paste to the cpu. any help?
  23. Wolfz

    Upgraded from 4770k to 8700k, contemplating 2700x

    Hi, over the weekend during Black Friday I went to my local Micro-center because they had really good deals going for a motherboard/cpu combo for the 8700k as well as the 2700x. I ultimately ended up picking up the 8700k because its overall price for the combo was $20 more than the 2700x, but I...
  24. d1versify

    2600x high temperature after upgrading from 6600k

    Reaching 82C with 20c Room temperature when playing games after 1 hour. So what will happen in summer ? I live in Greece i may play in 30Celsius room temperature in summer. It will keep shutting down? My specs are Deepcool Dukase V2 MSI B450 Tomahawk G.Skill RipjawsV 3200mhz 2x8gb Corsair...
  25. nxnje

    Info about my 2013 CPU, heating and performance issues

    Hello everyone, so much time i'm thinking about selling my ram+cpu+motherboard block for a very low price and buy a new one but actually i don't see real upgrades except the 9600k which even has no hyperthreading, and hyperthreading or more cores are useful when audio rendering and multicore...
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    CPU making games run slow?

    I've got an A8-7600 APU, RX 460 GPU and 8gbs of ram. 1tb hdd. I'm wondering if my games are running slow because of my CPU instead of the GPU. When i turn the resolution down in games, the fps doesn't get better at all. In fact it stays the same. I've heard that lowering resolution means the gpu...
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    [SOLVED] i want to uppgrade my cpu

    Hello guys! I would like to upgrade my cpu but dont know what is the best replacement for amd fx 4300 quad core.I have a nvidia 1050 and 8gb of ram. Can you suggest some cpu that are not that expensive and would fit on my motherboard i mean have the same slot as the previous cpu. Ty!!!!
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    Question Any bottleneck with i5 7500 w/ 1060 450w bronze for 1080p @144hz

    Title. Also, will a i5 7500 with only 450w mess up if paired with a 1080 on 1080p @144hz gaming?
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    Is this a good deal for a Gaming Pc (eBay)

    I was wondering, for a PC that cost $750+. -AMD FX-8300 Vishera 8-Core -4.2 GHz -6GB GeForce GTX 1060 -16GB of DDR3 memory -600 watt Power Supply Is this a good deal? I also wanted to know if eBay user like this are trust worthy of buying off gaming pcs from. They seem to have good pcs for...
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    [SOLVED] Help !!!! PUBG Mobile on single core CPU ?

    Help me . I have single core how do i play it on my pc , 4gb ram . single core cpu , gt 710 2gb ddr 3 . Help Please :( . i just want to play on any emulator . Help me Please
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    6ohm to 8ohm

    I have yamaha 583 receiver with 5 8ohm speakers can i connect two 6ogm speakers with it.. Would it be fine.. The speakers are of Panasonic and rather 15 years old
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    Should I get a 144hz monitor?

    I never saw a 144hz monitor in action, so I don't really know if it's worth the extra money. Many of my friends are saying that the difference is huge compared to a 60hz monitor. I currently have 2 monitors that are both 60hz whilist one is 768p (wall mounted since I have no space on my desk)...
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    Removing Heatsink from gaming pc

    Hi guys ! Do you have any idea how to remove this heatsink? TIA !! https://drive.google.com/file/d/1DhsJSx0es1oYLTsgHc0IMPSUztNMA9if/view?usp=drivesdk
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    How do I find the model of my DVD drive on Windows 10

    I am looking to upgrade my PC, but I can’t find the model of my DVD drive which I wish to keep in my next build. In order to see if my parts are comparable I need to find the model number. Is there a way to do this on my PC in Windows 10?
  35. folksrust


    I just found a bundle on amazon, that includes a mobo, cpu, and ram that I need https://www.amazon.co.uk/Components4All-Motherboard-3000MHz-Corsair-Pre-Built/dp/B07CS5R7C8/ref=sr_1_40?s=computers&ie=UTF8&qid=1541711368&sr=1-40&keywords=components4all%2Bamd%2Bryzen%2B5&th=1 I can just add on an...
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    [SOLVED] Intel Core i9-9900K with NVlink

    Looking to get myself hooked up with a decent build for 4k gaming. I am really liking the idea of 2x RTX 2080's running in NVlink. I am just wondering what CPU to use to get the best frames possible. I have been advised to go with the Intel 9900K, I was wondering what the community would think...
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    Buy new PC

    Hello people, Next week going to buy new PC, so I'm confused about what to buy... I want to play LoL, Warcraft, PUBG and doing some graphic design, programs like Photoshop, in Design, lightroom Procesor: Intel i7-4770 3.40 GHz 8M Cache, up to 3.90 GHz Matherboard: MSI H81M- P33 Ram: 8 GB RAM...
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    MSI R9 390 keeps shutting down under load

    So I recently upgraded my PC a bit, threw in an SSD (which is great) and bought a pre-owned R9 390. The guy I got it from had no issues with it. To be on the safe side, I also replaced my OCZ 600W PSU with a Corsair AX850. The card runs fine under normal use, but as soon as I load up a level in...
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    Extremely High RAM Use when Doing Nothing - High Nonpaged Pool

    I just got a new PC a couple weeks ago and it's giving me some problems. As I use it the RAM usage gradually builds up until I shut off the pc, and then when I restart the cycle continues. It doesn't seem to matter as far as performance goes up until about 70 or 80%, but then I do notice web...
  40. PaPies

    I overclocked all aspects, is it safe?

    So, this is the first time that I am overclocking on my computer, I just wanted a little bit more juice I guess. I overclocked my i7 6700k from 4.00 to 4.50, base speed says 4.00 still, so does the @ 4.00 but speed is avg 4.45, I simply went into the bios, turned XMP and there was an option to...