Forum discussion tagged with Quiet.
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    [SOLVED] Beyerdynamic DT 990 Pro headphones sound very faint after I did something ?

    i was playing with my DT 990 Pro headphones and I was fidgeting with the inside of the ear and pressing down on the speaker and the driver. All of a sudden it became faint in both ears. I tore it open and the cable seems attached fine. Did I press too hard and the speaker driver things are...
  2. FurryWrecker911

    [SOLVED] New Headphones. Some games play audio. Others are dead quiet.

    Prefix: I'm dealing with the same issue as this thread right here from 7 years ago. I have not been able to solve it yet. Here's my version of the same story: I used a Logitech G430 for many years as my primary headset. It broke for the 2nd time at the same spot (the C clips that connect the...
  3. R

    [SOLVED] Parts for quiet PC

    I want to build a PC that will be silent when not gaming. Looking for recommendations on case, CPU cooling, PSU. Should I get custom fans for the case? Budget: unlimited
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    [SOLVED] Acer Nitro 5 - Laptop microphone extremely quiet after updating Realtek audio driver ?

    Yesterday I was using my microphone just fine on Microsoft teams after updating my audio driver. It used to be "Realtek high definition audio" and now it's just "Realtek audio" Updated driver Today I was trying to use my microphone on discord and the sound pickup was terrible. I tried disabling...
  5. jbrualdi

    I need help finding the right laptop.

    So, I've been looking for a new laptop for a while now, and I can't seem to find something that works for me. I mostly use my laptop for work; some computer programming, graphic design, and AutoCAD. Occasionally I do play games on my laptop, so I am looking at gaming laptops. My main problem...
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    [SOLVED] Looking for large, silent storage

    Hi all, Recently been building my new pc and so far very happy with the way I've managed to optimise the hardware to be quite quiet. One of the best things I did was swap out the 4tb Seagate Nas Ironwolf drive that came with the pc to a 240gb ssd, however this has left me with much less...
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    [SOLVED] Full Tower Case for New Build (High Air Flow and Quiet)?

    Hi, I'm using the Thermaltake Armor Revo Full Tower Case in my old PC. It has 3 x 200mm fans (front, side door and upper exhaust). These fans are a perfect solution for high air flow while still remaining quiet. I'm looking for a case for a new build, could anyone recommend a...
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    [SOLVED] Suggestions on new silent build

    Hi everyone, as I said in the title I want to get a new computer. Because of my work, the pc will be turned on for many hours or even for days, doing computations and simulations on medium stress. In the remaining time I'd also like to play some games. That's why I want my build to have some...
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    Question Please could somebody help me with making my PC quieter.

    I have a budget of £90 to spend on making my PC quieter (it's literally a jet engine) and need help in deciding what is the most important thing to buy: I could spend all my money on a really good quiet case (eg. be quiet! Silent Base 600) or something. Or I could buy a better CPU cooler (eg...
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    Question Whats the best standard AIO cooler for AMD TR 3960x or 3970x

    Whats the best standard AIO cooler for AMD Threadripper 3960x or 3970x. (or air cooler) First proper system getting custom made (did looking into doing it my self but the custom suppliers like Scan Uk or Amari seem to do it cheaper (bulk deals I guess) so no idea on custom jobs in custom build...
  11. MachoFantastico

    Question Quiet audio - B450 Tomahawk Motherboard.

    Hi everyone, So this as been driving me mad. Recently build a new setup with a Tomahawk B450 motherboard and a Ryzen 5 3600, despite some of the usual issues everything as been great. Trouble is the audio out of my headphones is so low it can be hard to even hear anything. I have tried a...
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    Question Will this build be quiet?

    Hi, i'm planning to build a silent/quiet pc, however, i don't really know if the components i chose are going to be good for that, they are: Cooler Master NR400 (Airflow case) Ryzen 7 2700 (Cooler: Wraith Spire) Gigabyte B450 Aorus M GT 1030 (Fanless) 2x8 GB G.SKILL Aegis 2400Mhz Corsair...
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    Question What are some fast AND quiet 140mm case fans?

    Hello all, I have this PC super tower case: https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=9SIA6ZP56V9910&Description=tower 900&cm_re=tower_900--11-133-327--Product I'm going to buy this fan controller: https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=9SIA24G4996030&Description=Thermaltake...
  14. Mo.R


    hi, i have a list of micro atx cases from cooler master, and i wanted to know which one is the quietest. the list is: masterbox-nr400, mastercase-pro-3. also, if there are quieter micro atx cases please let me know. thanks in advance
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    Question hp pavilion power 580-137c microphone way too quiet

    I bought this computer a few months ago and the microphone has always been quiet. This really bums me out because I really like talking to my friends in discord. I have tried updating the drivers and messing with microphone properties. Not much I can do in discord or in other games. Nothing...
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    Upgradation of My laptop

    Hey, I have Fujitsu A555 series. Is it can be upgradable?
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    Is this a good deal for an i5 8400? It seems too good to be true?

    So someone on ebay is selling an i5 8400 for 30 quid. They only allow you to buy one CPU per person. Is it legit or a scam? My instincts are telling me to stay away but it seems like a really good deal. What do you all think? Any thoughts...
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    M.2 and a question

    Why does an M.2 B+M key cost less than a M.2 M key?
  19. T

    Dual BIOS replacement?

    Well, the deal is do I NEED to replace BOTH chips? That is my question please. I could write a few pages how asooos support are the sorriest on the planet how they said to send the serial # of the mobo in and then I could send it to them but then the sorry sob's LIED TO ME and I never heard...
  20. M

    Change Kraken X62 to read CPU temp instead of Liquid?

    I've done some reading around recently and heard that the Kraken line of CPU coolers reads the liquid temperatures to modulate fan speed and pump RPM instead of the CPU temperature. I was wondering if it is possible to change this in any way, or if I'm stuck with it. My end goal is to decrease...
  21. D

    PC will not boot

    My computer will not boot at all. The fans, disk reader, and the motherboard lights work. I'm not sure about my CPU, HDD, and GPU but my GPU shows two white LEDs. Specs: Intel i7 6700k, Asus Strix gtx 980, Asus pro gaming z170, WD Blue 2tb, and 8gb ddr4 corsair vengeance lpx at 2133mhz.
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    Thinking of buying an SSD

    Hello, i was considering buying an nvme ssd. I've done some reseached and came done 960 pro by samsung is one of the best (if not the best). But i can't afford it and i dont need THAT much of power so i was looking at 960 EVO the 250gb vers. So again i did some researching on the MLC and TLC and...
  23. M

    Which processor is better? K series or Xseries

    i'm confused between intel i7 7700k and i7 7740x processor. both are almost same. can any one tell me which processor should i go with? and why?
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    4670k OC issues

    Hey, Pretty new to overclocking and I'm trying to find stable overclock for my 4670k, but it seems I got rather unlucky with my cpu. I set it to 4.2Ghz and 1.2V, if I run intel burn test, I can run it for hours and my pc wont reboot or BSOD, but if I run prime95 it will reboot or bsod after...
  25. Z

    Skylake X availability

    We had the pre-sale, then the actual release date.... a few chips went out .... then crickets. Any thoughts, grass-nole ideas why no order backfill? we are coming up to a month since launch.
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    Some Upgrades For My pc

    hello this is my systems information : cpu : amd fx-8350 board : msi 970a-g43 ram : 2x4 gig gskill 1600 ddr3 ps : 600 watt vga : msi 7950 (which is broken ) and also have asus full hd monitor and have ssd and hdd sadly my vga have been broken ! (vgas ram chipsetes melt down ! ) and i wanna...
  27. S

    Need help in upgrading old pc

    Images of mobo https://ibb.co/h6gOLv Manufacturer- Hewlett Packard HP -110–150IL Current mobo- IPM61-TB Cpu-i3 3240t Ram-6gb Ddr3 Integrated hd 2500 I want to upgrade my CPU (only motherboard and gpu) ,my Mobo doesn't have any pcie slot for dedicated gpu, and it is micro ATX according...
  28. J

    Gta 5 on intel pentium e5700

    I am having a pc with intel pendium dual core e5700 with 6gb ram and zotac gtx 1050 mini 2gb. I am buying gta 5 disk will i be able to play it on my pc plz help. I want to play story mode and online. Doesn't matter on lowest or medium setting. Will i have any error playing it. Plz help...
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    Do I need a smaller laptop for highschool

    I currently am in 8th grade and already have a laptop. The thing is my laptop is HUGE it has a 17 in screen. I am womdering if i need a smaller laptop that is more portable. so i can get from class to class
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    My mobo won't detect my mic

    I have a headset that has one 3.5mm jack so I got myself an audio splitter dongle, yet it still won't detect or when it does there are lots of static. I tried both my front and rear audio ports as well as boosting my mic volume up but it won't work...
  31. jty0yt

    Is his HDD dead?

    My friend's PC crashed on him the other day and now it is in a loop of restarting and going to the windows recovery options. We want to eliminate the boot hard drive as the cause of the issue so he has plugged it into my PC. I've ran the error checking (right clicking, properties, tools, error...
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    Opinions on which OS to get?

    I am almost done with the final touches of my first PC build, but I am still undecided on which OS to get. The PC is for recording consoles, video editing, and some light gaming on the PC. I upgraded to windows 10 on my laptop and the setup seemed alright, but it made me laptop incredibly slow...
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    Best GPU for Core2Duo E6700

    Hi all, I'd like to ask you how to calculate (or get your professional advise) on what best (2nd hand?) GPU I can get for my system. I read couple threads, even here: 1. http://www.tomshardware.co.uk/answers/id-2267412/bottleneck-core-duo.html 2...
  34. L

    Nvidia surround broken

    When I boot my pc into Windows my display is lopsided. I am using two screens. The left screen is displaying what my right screen should be displaying. Vice versa with my right screen. Help please! Thank you
  35. Hellno187

    What motherboard is best to pair with my AMD 8350 for under $150?

    I've seen quite a few threads regarding this, but most are old (probably because the processor is old) and I'm looking for some new opinions on this. I had bought a Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 AM3+ AMD 990FX SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.0 ATX AMD (despite some of the bad reviews), but I found the reviews...
  36. W

    Using all four slots in dual channel

    my cpu and mobo is dual channel supported so is there any problem for using all four slots with memory. Now it is 2 x 4gb sticks. i want to add another 8 or 4 gb sticks will there any problem or stability issues. Please Help Thank You
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    Question regarding updating Mobo (update of BIOS, not new)

    Hello lads, I am wondering whether a mobo update, will improve performance (gaming). Also is updating your safe, will it not harm your computer in any way? My specs are; I7 4790k 8 GB ram GTX 970 ASrock Z97 Pro 4
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    ASUS K73E-DH31 webcam

    Hi: I have a ASUS K73E-DH31. I can see that it has a webcam (top center, just above the display),and I thought I downloaded the right software (ASUS Virtual camera), but I still can't access the camera/webcam. Thanks, Jay
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    Want to Upgrade - Windows 7 Programs Split Across Two Drives?

    I currently have Windows 7 installed on a 128 GB SSD (C drive), which also houses my more "essential" programs and the Users folder. I also have a 1 TB HD (E drive) which I installed the rest of my programs on (though, the registry still remains on C) and also contains most of my personal...
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    Ps3 Game On Pc

    Hi, I was wondering if I can play Gran Turismo 5 on Pc, with an emulator or something... Is it still soon for something like dat ooor... Thanks