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    Swapping out Acer Predator 15 laptop 7200RPM HDD with an SSD.

    Would their be a worthwhile gain to swapping out my 7200RPM 2.5 (7mm) HDD in my Acer Predator Laptop with say a 500GB SSD? I know I'd lose so storage but I was thinking the speed increase myight make it worthwhile. Seeing the 7mm SATA III SSDs coming down in price $150 + or - I would do it if...
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    Details Emerge For 'Magic: The Gathering Arena' Stress Test, Beta

    The closed beta could start as early as November 30 if the stress test doesn't reveal any major problems with the game. Details Emerge For 'Magic: The Gathering Arena' Stress Test, Beta : Read more
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    Random Shutdowns While Gaming

    Hi everyone, I built my pc in 2014 and it’s been great since. However recently I’m experiencing unusual random shutdowns. It’ll usually happen when I’m gaming but yesterday occurred during normal usage. I5 4670k Asus Maximus vi hero Ddr3 1866 8gb Samsung 850 pro 1TB wd 1TB hdd Corsair cx750...
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    Can a MUGEN SCYTHE 2 ver B be removed while mounted to my X58 while still installed in my Cooler Master Case?

    I just bought an I-7 990x to upgrade my I-7 950 processor installed in my GIGABYTE GA-X58A-UD5 ver 2 motherboard. I took both side Panels off of my Cooler Master case and all I can see is the top 2 tiny phillip head screws to the mounting plate of the Mugen 2 Cooler. I have never removed a...
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    Bottleneck in my games?

    I have a i5 6400 and gtx 1060 (6gb version) and I'm getting lag in a few games, is this bottle necking or something else? If so, should I upgrade to the i5 6600?
  6. MattC231

    Do I need the RAM cooler?

    I have 2x16GB dom plats @3000MHz and I also got the corsair dominator airflow platinum. My cpu cooler is the noctua nh-u12s. I got an extra fan so I could do a push/pull config. When I install the dom airflow, it blocks part of the cpu cooler. I thought I would need it since I want to oc my ram...
  7. LeadGaming212

    Some of my "used" monitor is purple on one side

    I just got this monitor used it looked fine when i picked it up there was no colours like.... broken or purple but on one side there is a purple tint to the monitor im unsure if it is the gpu's fault but no other monitor is doing this and im using the same cable. after i have posted this i will...
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    Swiftech Supports AMD Threadripper Sockets With TR4 Mounting Kit

    Swiftech sent word that it, too, has developed a new mounting bracket for AMD’s HEDT Threadripper processor. Swiftech Supports AMD Threadripper Sockets With TR4 Mounting Kit : Read more
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    What gpu should I buy?

    I have up to £450 to buy a new GPU, but I'm limited to buy it from amazon uk (I have it on gift card), I wanted to buy RX580 8GB but it says "This item has not yet been released", I was reading about it and apparently ppl buy it for mining and it will be out of stock for a while, What do you...
  10. Ordan

    Is possible to replace OS on originaly android device?

    I dont feel i will ever do it but im very interested in that stuff
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    Can the ryzen 5 1600x go to 165hz

    Bought the predator 28 4k monitor have gtx 1070... just bought ryzen 5 1600x wanna know if this was a bad decision cause I am it is max at 120hz and stays at 1080p ....bottlenecking too??
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    Laptop won't turn on after cleaning fan.

    Laptop won't turn on after cleaning fan. However I didn't remove the heat sink just the back cover. Reassembled it and now it won't turn on. I plug in the charger and the led lights up as it charges but won't turn on... My laptop is the hp notebook 15-ac143wm...the manual wasn't much help...
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    AMD Ryzen 5 1600 Six-Core Processor only using 1 core and 2 logical processors?

    I have task manager open with details and as said in title 6 core processor but below sockets is cores and logical processors. I only see 1 core and 2 logical processors being used. Also I went into System Configuration and set processors at 2 (which was the highest setting as I thought there...
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    Dual monitors on A55M-P33

    Hello I have a "old" computer with a A55M-P33 and Radeon HD 6850 and 8 gb and a coolermaster gx bronze 550W and wanted to know if i can use with that system a second monitor as dual?
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    H270F support NVMe M.2 Boot Drive?

    I searched the www for quite a while and cannot find the answer to this question: Does the ASUS STRIX H270F GAMING mobo support booting from the NVMe M.2 drive? Specifically using Win10x64 via any 960 EVO/Pro ssd. I found no definitive answer from the manufacturer site...
  16. Allame

    google chrome not work " gray window"

    i'm using win 7 , check this image nothing work on chrome!!
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    What can I swap out and add when I remove the optical drive from a Dell Optiplex 745 (Desktop version)?

    I have a Dell Optiplex 745 DT that I've upgraded. But, Im wondering if I can swap the optical drive and put something else there like a fan or another HDD or anything else. Specs: Core 2 Quad Q6700 GTX 750 TI (low profile) 500GB HDD also i need a new aftermarket heatsink, could anyone link a...
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    Fx cpu, mobos is good in 2017 and later?

    Hi, I saw some amd fx cpus for very low price, also even expensive mobos for them. What is wrong? I saw some peoples thats made builds, half or year ago. It's dying system? Have compatibility problems? Or something else? Why prices so drop? Thanks.
  19. sickness335

    Upgrade Recommendations: GPU/CPU/Win 7 to Win 10

    Hi all, I’ve wanted to upgrade my gaming PC for a while but I’m not sure where to begin. Currently, this is my setup: CPU: AMD Phenom II X4 965 – 3.4 GHz RAM: 12 GB DDR3 Motherboard: Gigabyte 870A-UD3 Windows 7 Ultimate x64 GPU: NVDIA GTX 780 Monitor: LG E2350V “23 As said in the title, my...
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    My cpu has started overheating very frequently on games it used to run seamlessly

    So I have an amd fx 8350, a gtx 770 4gb msi twin frozr with 8gb of hyperx ram(not sure about the specifics of the ram), but I've been noticing that my computer has been overheating in increasing frequency while playing games that have never given me any problem in the past, I even bought new...
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    Gigabyte ultra durable F2A88XM-D3HP

    Hello, I am using Gigabyte ultra durable F2A88XM-D3HP Amd a10 processor now that processor was not working properly any one can guide me to choose another low budget processor which fit for this? For temperory use.
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    CPU Smart Protection causing issues

    I have an MSI 970 Gaming and an FX 8370. MY issue is; when I have CPU smart protection enabled my CPU is throttled to almost nothing. With prime95 running i only have about 30% utilization. With it DISABLED i have 100% utilization. My issue presents itself when trying to control core voltage...
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    good gaming monitor 144hz

    hello, could you recommend a good 144hz monitor for gaming maybe even wide screen that`s cheap below (1,000) also please explain why you chose this monitor - Adam
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    Formatting Single SSD for new MOBO

    So i only have one storage device which everything runs from.its an SSD.I am looking to change my CPU and Motherboard.I am going to format the SSD for the new hardware but i am unsure as to why and how this is suppose to happen.So as it stands my plan is install new hardware and boot with my SSD...
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    Constant Performance Issues

    Hey There For the last two years or so i have experienced consistent irritating performance issues with my PC.Specifically when i am playing a game such as Battlefield my card's usage is at 60% and will only go up in non demanding areas such as when i'm looking at the sky , however when i start...
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    which ram for this cpu/motherboard ?

    i'm helping a friend build a budget PC and just want to make sure this RAM is compatible with the rest of the hardware before hitting the buy button Intel Core i5-6600K 6M Skylake Quad-Core 3.5 GHz LGA 1151 91W BX80662I56600K Desktop Processor Intel HD Graphics 530 + ASUS B150M-A/M.2 LGA 1151...
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    Should i upgrade my CPU?

    I have a Intel Core i3-4150 3.5GHz processor and im a gamer, should i upgrade and do i get better performance if i upgrade?
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    Will my DDR4 work on my motherboard?

    I'm building my first pc and I'm on somewhat of a budget. I bought some ram (G.Skill Ripjaws V Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) DDR4-2666 Memory) and I wanted a certain mobo (MSI Z170A GAMING M5 ATX LGA1151) but it says it only supports ram at 2133, 2400, 2800, 3000, and 3200. So will my motherboard...
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    Are my temperatures too cold? here are my temperatures from speed fan while playing h1z1 at high graphics i'm concerned with the cpu1 since it is saying its at -1c what is your input on it?
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    Compatibility of Graphic Card with Motherboard

    Will I be able to fit an Nvidia GTX 1060 Graphic Card and a Core i5 (6th or 7th gen) Processor in an Intel DB75EN Motherboard? If not, which Motherboard(preferably low cost) should I go for?
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    Should I buy the new Kaby Lake processor?

    Hey I'm building my first gaming PC with an Asus H110 motherboard and I want to buy the new i5 7600k processor but when i checked the compatibility on PcPartPicker it said that some Intel H110 chipset motherboards may need a BIOS update prior to using Kaby Lake-S CPUs. I don't exactly know what...
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    after clean install, can't do anything in it

    Like the title says, I cannot get into the internet, can't setup my printer, can't setup email client, and can't have windows update of Win 7. Odd, I previously installed Win 10 for a dual setup and all went well, so far, with the exception of printing for both of them. I do not understand...
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    If router can be used to hack user's computer, wouldn't it be safer to not use router?

    I have seen articles and posts how after gaining access to router, hacker can get into computer or do some nasty things. So... wouldn't it be safer if there is no router? There are yes, hacking attempts, but computer has firewall inside anyways. Router, while it can grant more firewall power...
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    Windows 10 PC Freezing and making looping buzz noise.

    Ever since I have built my desktop, my PC will at random times freeze and produce a loud buzzing noise through the headset. It is not a unresponsive program, as other things would run. It is similar to what happens before a BSOD, but no BSOD happens. I have checked the Event Viewer log for...
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    msi rx 480 armor vs gaming x

    Hi, I have been waiting for the gaming x for past 2 months and its still out of stock(there is one seller from whom I plan to buy:mdcomputers in india). I just want to buy a rx 480 but armor oc is available.I dont know how much difference will it make. I am goin for 1080p,and a card which...
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    do i need to change this Graphics CArd?

    My PC specs are: AMD athlon™ ii x2 3.0Ghz - processor ATI RAdeon HD 4300/4500 Series - vid card 16GB of RAM.
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    Unlock code for locked screen

    How can I unlock a Dell Inspiron 15 3000 series due to loss of password
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    Does this mean my motherboard is dead and I'm SOL?

    Have a desktop PC that was running Windows 10. Had to do a reinstall of Windows, and the computer unexpectedly shutdown before I was able to begin. Now the computer doesn't boot at all. The monitor stays black, I don't hear a beep, and I don't see the PC's logo/bios screen. Nothing at all...
  39. Futuristic_MC

    DSL splitter compatible with bonded ADSL

    I've been having problems with my dsl internet that was just made available to us recently and all of them have been fixed along the way and this should be the last once it's fixed. So anyway i'm looking for something like this...
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    Added more RAM and getting wrose FPS

    Do anyone know why i get worse FPS after adding more RAM. Had 2x2gb and added 2x2gb.