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    Asus CEO: Intel 14nm CPU Shortage Has Affected Business

    Asus CEO Jerry Shen says the company has seen shipments to the builder community, including motherboards, impacted by Intel's current CPU supply status. Asus CEO: Intel 14nm CPU Shortage Has Affected Business : Read more
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    Weirdest case I've had to deal with

    My computer is weird, before problems came about i was having occasionall system slowdowns where mouse would and frame rate would hit rock bottom (zero) and than return to normal. I reinstalled my graphics driver as suggested on a blizzard forum since this issue only really showed up on the game...
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    PC Keeps Crashing

    Ok so I just built a $500-550 ish budget pc and I thought all the parts were fine together but whenever I start to play some demanding games like Fortnite, some time in my pc crashes. My screen freezes completely and my audio starts messing up. I’ve had this issue for a while and I need some...
  4. erifino10

    Does an XFX Rx 550 2gb compatible with old systems?

    I just bought an Rx 550, Xfx ones, And i recently have some issue. Like my screen is flickering before the drivers were installed, and my screen is blinking even though all of the drivers were installed, with my old gpu (gtx 550 ti) all of it works fine. My system: Xeon L5410 modded @2.33ghz...
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    my laptop cant use the backspace but still work before. what button can i use?

    my back space button is can use before but after i click some botton. not it cant
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    Keeps saying wrng password but it's not

    Keeps saying wrong password but it's not
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    Change the cooler.

    Hi, i wanna know if i can take the cooler of my gtx 750ti msi gaming g, and put it on my msi gtx 1050ti, and take the cooler of 1050ti and put it on my 750ti. 750ti: 1050ti:
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    Dedicated Streaming PC on a budget

    Hi everyone I am looking into building a dedicated PC for streaming in order to free up my gaming PC's CPU load. This would be purely for streaming and not for gaming. I already have an Elgato HD60 Pro and a spare GTX 760 lying around that can be used. This would mean I'm looking at a...
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    Computer restarts in intensive games.

    Hi, so my computer keeps restarting when ever i play World of Warcraft in a 20man raid, and we engage the boss. It seems like it only restarts when i increase my graphics or a lot is going on. I've bought a new HDD. Ive cleaned the computer thorougly with rubbing alcohol. I've reapplied thermal...
  10. Mike Andronico

    Steam Autumn Sale: Here Are the Best Deals

    Steam's Autumn Sale is officially underway; here are the best discounts. Steam Autumn Sale: Here Are the Best Deals : Read more
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    Unknown Issue!? Please Help!

    I Have a Failing Hard drive which i will be replacing in the next couple of days but the hard drive that the operating system is on is fine but i am experiencing Weird issues 1. very occasionally my computer will freeze and be totally unresponsive 2. if i am gaming the game will become really...
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    Need Help! PC UPGRADE

    Hello all! im actually looking to see if its worth it to make some major uprades to my comp. Currently this is my build CPU Intel - Core i7-5820K 3.3GHz 6-Core Processor CPU Cooler Corsair - H110i GTX 104.7 CFM Liquid CPU Cooler Motherboard MSI - X99A SLI KRAIT EDITION ATX LGA2011-3...
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    New PC Build Options

    Hello all, I'm in the market to build a new PC. It'll be used for various office type things, but most importantly for gaming. The ideal goal would be something that will play med-high settings at 1080p for 3-4 (or more) years. The biggest question is making sure the CPU, MOBO, and RAM will all...
  14. theunliked

    How Much is My Used PC Worth?

    Hi, I'm trying to sell my used gaming pc but I'm not sure how much it is worth here in Australia. I've tried putting the parts in pcpartpicker to see how much it was worth but couldn't find its prices. How much would you pay for these specs? CPU: FX-8120 (hit 4.6 easily but on an aftermarket...
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    CSGO interfered with my internet connection ??

    Hi, So my internet was working perfectly up until yesterday when i downloaded csgo. I wasnt sure what caused this constant freeze i was getting every 30 seconds while playing overwatch. I noticed that my RTT was the only stat to spike, while my ping stayed at 22. I then uninstalled csgo and...
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    Looking for a motherboard

    Which motherboard will work for intel core i7 7500U?
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    No boot at all, cant access BIOS nor OS. Asus Z270E

    Hi guys, as the title says my motherboard got stuck in some sort of bug and I don't know what else to try/do. My specs: MB: Asus z270E CPU: 6700k RAM: 16gb 2666 GPU: GTX 1080 Asus strix It all started yesterday when I got some new components (second gpu and fans) and before they even...
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    Good laptop for mid graphic gaming?

    I can pick up this laptop Dell Inspiron 7000 15.6" Gaming Laptop (Intel Core i5-7300HQ, 8GB RAM, 256GB SSD, GTX 1050 4GB) for £699 and am wondering is it a good laptop for mid graphic gaming and some basic college work.
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    External Hard Drive problems!

    I have this WD external hard drive for quite some years with me. I've been using this fine one day, and then suddenly it became inaccessible. I noticed it turned RAW. I tried formatting it back to NTFS and it worked! But now.. every time I copy files (mainly game files which is around 15gb+) it...
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    New laptop's RAW disks

    Hello, I recently bought an ASUS X455D laptop which comes with a one TB internal HDD. The problem is, I only see Local Disk (:C) that has 194 GB as seen here http://imgur.com/a/ltnxx (the other one is my external HDD). I checked Disk Management and found two RAW disks http://imgur.com/a/DJ8X8...
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    ARCTIC Freezer Xtreme Rev 2 for Overclocking 6600K

    Does ARCTIC Freezer Xtreme Rev 2 provide enough cooling power for overclocking Intel i5 6600K? Im running NZXT S340 whith 4-case fans. At stock speed temps are 40c-70c max.
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    Wifi extender vs ethernet

    My internet is my room is god awful. I was thinking about whether or jot i should buy a wifi extender or ethernet cord. My router is on the opposite side of the house and i have only heard bad things about wifi extenders, so what would be the lesser of two evils? By the way i have a puppy which...
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    Help with fans 120mm

    Hi guys, i would like to know if there are a way to put fans of 120mm on 140mm slot, I have an AiO cooler (NZXT Kraken x62) so I want put some cheap rgb 120mm fans on it because I can't found some cheap rgb fans of 140mm.. there are of fans 140mm of course but, from expensive brands like...
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    Questions About Putting New RAM Into a PC

    Hello, my friend wants to add more RAM into his PC. He has AMD hardware and his computer is a prebuilt. He has DDR3 RAM and he doesn't know if he will need a specific brand of RAM for it to work in his PC (like some RAM won't work with AMD, I don't know if that is how things work). Also when I...
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    Grey Screen Crash, need help.

    About half a week ago I was gaming like I do every day when my computer decided to crash into a grey screen, now my computer either crashes to a grey screen or the display drivers stop responding. (Display driver 378.66 has stopped responding but has been recovered.) I then proceeded to look for...
  26. did007

    Cooler master mastercase 5 vs Cm 690 III

    Guys, just decided to upgrade my old case(which is a real antique
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    which fan speed is best

    so i have 2 choices to have fan speed at 20% when its under 60celcius and then it goes up to 40% and the other is so the fan is at 0% when the gpu is under 60 celcius and then goes to 40% so which of theese are better
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    Multitasking with i5 6600k and 16gb ram

    I like to watch Twitch livestreams and play games like BF1 and with those specs i get stuttering in BF1 when the stream is anywhere above the lowest quality. It a weird thing i know, but i want to know if more ram or something like a 6700k with hyperthreading would help that?
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    video card problem. gtx 780 zotac amp.

    my video card is not appearing in device manager and nvidia driver not detecting it. but its displaying as standard graphics. it has 6 pin and 8 pin but its connected in psu. what seems to be the problem? my psu? or vcard problem? CPU SPECS: i7 3770 8gb ram psu 800w with 12v 24amps and 12v 21...
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    can i run a gtx 1080 with these specs ?

    could i run a gtx 1080 with my specs? Case: NZXT Phantom White Power Supply: Corsair TX650 V2 650W Processor: Intel Core i7 4770K 3.5Ghz - Highly Overclockable Overclocking: Extreme Processor Cooler: Xigmatek Dark Knight RAM: 16GB Corsair Vengeance DDR3 1600Mhz/PC12800 Motherboard: Asus Z87-K...
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    2x 16gb SODIMM DDR3 for Clevo W110ER? Is it possible?

    Hello I'd like to upgrade RAM in my laptop to 32gb however it's pretty hard to find DDR3 (not DDR3L) 16gb modules. My laptop (Clevo W110ER) has only 2 slots but I see that CPU i7-3632qm should support up to 32gb. I'm a bit confused - is it possible to have those 32gb with only 2 modules? Or is...
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    Is corsair 450psu enough to power up i3-6100 and gtx 750ti

    I am about to build my first gaming pc so can i use corsair 450 psu and the config of my pc are 1) intel i3-6100 processor 2) Asus gtx 750ti oc 2gb ddr5 3) Asus ddr4 motherboard 4) 8gb ddr4 ram 5) 500 gb hard drive
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    Is macbook pro retina 13 suitable for an engineering student?

    I am going to take electronics engineering. I do some coding, web designing. I have many h.265 full HD videos. Will it be able to run them? Also, can it run CS go and Minecraft?
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    Brand new gaming computer is very slow

    I recently got my new gaming computer but it is extremely slow. Im getting under 60 fps for all the games i play. My specs are: Processors: Intel Core i7 6700 Quad-Core 3.4GHz (4.0GHz TurboBoost) Operating System: MS Windows 10 Home Graphic Cards: Single 4GB NVIDIA GeForce GTX 980 - [VR Ready]...
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    is there anyway to mod a BTX cooler to fit in a mATX motherboard?

    hello so, in my custom built gaming PC. i recently did the socket LGA 775 to LGA 771 mod using an xeon x5460. and there's been a MAJOR improvement in FPS. but the only problem is, the CPU runs idle at 70c. and during gaming it goes up to 80c to 90c. and im using intel's crappy stock cooler that...
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    AMD FX 6300 Overclock

    I want to overclock my fx 6300 (first time) and I have some questions regarding that. I have watched tons of videos and guies on how to do it but im afraid I will push something up. My goal is tu push it to @4.1ghz because I have asrock 970 extreme 3 r2.0 which doesnt have heatsink on vrm-s...
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    [Off topic] Market Research - Behaviour of players on Free-to-play games.

    I'm doing a market research about the difference between player behaviour on different countries. Please take the time to answer the following questions as to your opinion. The entire survey will take approximately 10 minutes. Survey Link
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    Is the gtx 970 will last?

    im kinda feeling nib for buying this instead of the 980ti sad :(i guess i have to wait for another 10 years to buy a new graphics card
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    Black lenovo Pc

    Mine turns on and instantly shuts back down, and when i plug up my charger tge small red light blinks 3 times and stops..
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    My browsers won't play videos!

    Firefox and Chrome will no longer play videos on my PC. On Firefox, this problem is preceded by Firefox freezing and an error message saying that Shockwave Flash my be busy. The only way to get Firefox to unfreeze is to stop the plug-in. For some reason they will both play videos when I boot my...