R9 280

Forum discussion tagged with R9 280.
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    [SOLVED] What's problem with my R9 280 (video attachment inside) ?

    Hi mates, I've had an old R9 280 laying around in an anti-static bag with few moisture-absorbing silica gels. Wife's laptop computer has recently died due to a liquid contact so I've built a desktop for her with my old PC's used parts. She likes to play games like RUST, Assassin's Creed, Forza...
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    [SOLVED] R9 280 causing crashes in idle and currupted Windows 10

    So, I have this one R9 280 which was in family PC, in idle it often crashed, freezed and restart was needed. I swapped gpu for GTX 1650 and we did not run into any problems So as I had spare old hardware I built my sister computer with that R9 280 and again, crashes in idle, but this time it...
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    Question How to underclock R9 280 safely to prevent artifacts

    Hi there folks, Today my worst fear has happened, full screen vertical lines (artifacting) and both screens turning off. And I need help diagnosting this issue. I have an ASUS R9 280 DirectCU II TOP 3GB and sadly when I search the internet, this gpu series (R9 280, 280x, 290) seems the culprit...
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    [SOLVED] Do I need to change the thermal paste of an old unused GPU?

    I'm getting an AMD R9 280 which has been lying unused in a drawer for almost 2 years. Do I need to change the thermal paste of it because of that? It was working fine when it was last used.
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    [SOLVED] Graphics card stops displaying after a few mins of use (even in bios)

    SPECS : I5 - 4690 asrock h97 m-itx ac 16 gb of ram R9 280 Corsair CX-600w I've owned this PC for 5 years, and was working fine up until a few months ago. I noticed that it started crashing every two to three hours. Since this wasn't all too much of a big deal, I ignored it. Then it started...
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    [SOLVED] Can the Msi 1050 ti aero go in my pc?

    Just a fast question does my setup works with the Msi 1050 ti aero ? my setup is: Intel Core i5-4440 3.1 GHz ASRock H81M-DGS r2.0 12 gb of ddr3-1600 ram Samsung 850 Pro Series 128 GB ssd Seagate BarraCuda 1 TB My Graphics card on the moment= msi r9 280 3 g SHARKOON TG5 ATX...
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    I use like 35% vram usage while gaming is it good or bad?

    Specs: GTX 1080 ROG STRIX AURA ADVANCED 8GB Intel Core i7-8700k 32 gb DDR4 ram 2 tb hdd 512 ssd Every single time im playing, i don't get even 50% of vram usage and i don't know if its good or bad.
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    Computer turning off while gaming

    Okay, so I just recently upgraded my Graphics card and my Ram. (I'm still pretty new to computers but some friends helped me know everything was compatable. I'm really bad at finding that stuff out). I went from a GTX 750 ti to a gtx 1050 ti, for ram I just upgraded it from 8gb ddr3 to 16gb...
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    Fx6300 to Haswell , worth it?

    I have recently gotten a deal for around 300usd, to swap to i7-4790(non-K) + Gigabyte Z97M-D3H + 2x4GB HyperXFury Ram. Which I assume this will be a great upgrade to my FX-6300 CPU. Main use for my pc is for gaming, as I played mostly MMO,BDO,PUBG,BF1. I don’t play single players games that...
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    Computer shuts off only after a few seconds of being on

    I've seen this posted an ungodly amount of times, but most posts do not mention the problem that I have. I built a new computer about 4 months ago and ended up installing a liquid cooling system for the CPU. Time passes, everything works great. I come home from class yesterday and noticed my...
  11. Abrax4s

    A single Gray Horizontal line just appeared on my barely week old SAMSUNG CFG70 Monitor

    Okay, so i was just browsing for some cool wallpapers and suddenly outta no where a gray line appeared, a single horizontal straight line on my Samsung CFG70 which i bought just a week ago, it was working like a charm without any issues but suddenly this line appears, i will be sharing the photo...
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    Is the pentium g4560 safe with the rx 48

    Hi i was just wondering if it's safe. I saw one guy he said it might not be because you're using 100% of your cpu which might freeze it. I'm deciding between pentium g4560+Rx 480 vs i5 7500+rx470
  13. Raceme007

    Chrome - Your connection is not private ?

    Hi! Recently I wanted to try Windows 10. It sucked, so I switched back to Win 8.1 But After installing Google Chrome I got this NET::ERR_CERT_DATE_INVALID error message everytime I tried to access an https web address. Since the Issuer is Kaspersky, I tried disabling it, But it didn't do a...
  14. kewlguy239

    Razer Acquires Nexbit, Portends Smartphone Business Play

    Razer announced that it has acquired Kickstarter-birthed smartphone manufacturer Nexbit, including its management and employees, in a bid to enter the smartphone market. Razer Acquires Nexbit, Portends Smartphone Business Play : Read more
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    Wireless Bridge Zyxel

    Hi, hope there's someone who has had a similar setup, My scenario is quite straight forward, 1. Router #1, connected ADSL line, Zyxel SBG3300, broadcasting 4x SSIDs. I want to use router #2 to repeat router #1's signals. 2. Router #2, standalone not connected to anything. Zyxel P660HNU-F1...
  16. Hector Velasquez

    Ram Upgrade In An Alienware.

    Just Wanted To Know If It's Possible To Upgrade In Ram, In My Alienware Aurora R3. Want To Upgrade To 32.GB Here's My Specs: Operating System Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit SP1 CPU Intel Core i7 920 @ 2.67GHz Bloomfield 45nm Technology RAM 12.0GB Triple-Channel DDR3 @ 668MHz (9-9-9-24)...
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    What Should I Upgrade?

    Okay to begin with I know it is taboo not to have any case fans but I don't have any. I also have a stock market heatsink. I have a GTX 1060 3gb and an Athlon x4 860k CPU. What I am wondering is I want to lower my temperatures of both, but mostly my CPU. What would you suggest to cool this down...
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    windows 2000 wont boot afther clean install

    i insalled windows 2000 (i burned 2 disks from 2 isos) every time it boots it says or hal.dll missing or the orther iso tels me load needed dlls for kernel i tried fat and ntfs 256 mb ram and 266 mhz amd and 850 mb hdd
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    which one suits better for gaming

    my mobo : ECS h81h3-I hdmi (1600mhz dual channel port) my cpu : intel core i3 4130 suggest me a good ram out of this two 1. http://www.amazon.in/dp/B009M0TEXS/?tag=pcp03-21 2...
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    Windows firewall problem

    I uninstalled Norton and am now using Avast but with windows Firewall it sais that it is turned off. I can't turn it back on because it sais it is application controlled by Norton, by as I just said I uninstalled Norton. So what can I do about this ? I am using windows 10. Thanks.
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    Good budget case for under $50

    i am trying to find a budget case for under $50 that will suit my needs. my pc specs are -intel core i5 4460 -asrock h97 aniversary micro atx lga1150 -g.skill ares series 4x2 8gb -evga geforce gtx 950 2gb ssc -xfx ts 550w psu i want to make sure i get optimal cooling and enough space for my...
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    Crossfire RX 480 vs GTX 1070

    So I saw this video on YouTube saying that a crossfire RX 480 will perform better in some cases than a GTX 1080, and sometimes the GTX 1080 will perform better than the RX 480 Crossfire. Since the 1070 is not as good as the GTX 1080, the crossfire RX 480 will perform better in video games that...
  23. Epicness937

    x99 motherboard upgrade

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    New Graphics card ( Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4790 CPU @ 3.60GHz )

    Hi, i am looking to buy better graphics card(and possibly other thngs if need be) I have a pre bulit pc. My specs are : Intel(R) Core(TM) i7-4790 CPU @ 3.60GHz , Microsoft Windows 10 (build 10586), 64-bit , FREE DISK SPACE You Have: 186.6 GB, 12 gbs of ram, cpu speed,3.6 GHz. If I...
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    Installing OS From a USB Flash Drive

    I recently completed my first pc build and im so stoked. The only problem is since my case doesnt have an optical drive, I have to use a USB Flash drive to install windows 8.1. Which is fine by me, but when i go into the BIOS it gives me 3 different options for me USB drive. The regular usb...
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    Toshiba satellite c55 - c1463 recovery partition

    i have Toshiba satellite c55 - c1463 i lost my recovery partition after format partition c by mistake can i recover my recovery
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    Can you guys tell me what I can run?

    Core I5-2520M 2.49 ghz 8.00 GB of ram Windows 7 Nvidia nvs 4200m
  28. Helicity

    Gigabyte Z170X Gaming 5 RAM Config

    I just built my first PC last weekend and I am having trouble figuring out which RAM slots to insert my 2 sticks of DDR4 RAM. The manual displays this: So I figured that I wanted to use "Channel A" which correspond to slots DDR4_2 and DDR4_4. The result is my RAM configuration on the...
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    Rip Gaming Computer

    In 2013 I got a custom built computer from my dad. The parts were, MoBo - MSI gaming Z97-G45 HD - Hitachi 2TB 7200RPM SSD - PNY 120GB Video card - Radeon R7 240 CPU - Intel I7 4770K 3.5Ghz PCU - Thermaltake TR2 600W RAM - 16GB OS - Windows 7 ultimate 64-bit My computer was laggy like VERY...
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    Gaming Rig Specs - Advice Solicitation

    Hey guys, finally taking the plunge for a new system and was hoping to test out the build with your collective wisdom. Primary purpose here is gaming. Leaning towards i7-6700 versus i7-5820, and was recently convinced to do a single NVIDIA 980ti 6GB instead of SLI 970s. Any thoughts greatly...
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    FSP Group Aurum Pro 850W

    lets keep this short and sharp would this psu be fine for and fx-8350 @4.5ghz and 2 r9 390's http://pricespy.co.nz/product.php?p=1225929
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    What to BUY????

    I am building a budget gaming pc to run almost all games (first priority-gta5).. And im stuck with, Should i buy a amd 8320 and get zotac gt 730 or should i buy a amd 6200 or i3 6100 and get a zotac gt750ti
  33. Joshua Fredricks

    Normal gpu temp

    I play wow and cs go on ultra settings in cs go aa is fully enabled and wow noun is enabled the card hits 62 Celsius on load and feels hot to the touch on the back plate its a r9 380 this is normal?
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    Best backup software acronis or macrium reflect

    Hi there, What backup software is the best between acronis true image and macrium reflect? Any help is greatly appreciated.Thanks in advance.
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    Connecting subwoofer to PC

    So i have a JBl creature II whose speakers don't work anymore...
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    edge taskbar icon help

    http:// I was wondering how to get icon number 1 which is a link to Netflix in edge to look like number 2 which is a link to netflix in internet explorer? and basically is there a way to customize the icons on the taskbar for any program ?
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    Cs go requirement s

    Hello guys I have a intel g620 chipset at 2.6 ghz 2 gb of ddr3 ram I play alot of cs go and nfs hotpersuit which graphic card should I upgrade to in order to play these games super smooth.....
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    3DS ABXY Buttons Repair, HELP!

    I just found a 3DS in a car, filled with syrup. for pancakes... idk, i cleaned it and it all works except the L/R Shoulders, im going to buy the replacements for those, but also the AB buttons don't work, x and y does but its cause under the plastic cover, where the metal bends and makes contact...
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    How to fix CompareExchange 128 error on windows setup?

    How to fix CompareExchange 128 error on windows setup?