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  1. kaptenkesbor

    [SOLVED] Good setup for gaming ?

    Hey, im planning to build a pc and wonder if this is a good build ! CPU : AMD Ryzen 5 2600 GPU: XFX RX 580 GTS Edition Mobo: MSI B450M PRO-M2 MAX RAM: GEiL Super Luce Sync RGB AMD Edition (2x18) HDD : Seagate 1TB SSD: Samsung 860 M.2 SATA 250gb Case: Pure base 500 with 3 pure wings 2 fans...
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    Question Rate new pc

    Hello everyone, I recently bought a new pc, I like it so far and I'm really happy with it, but I wanted expert opinions on it. Motherboard: h310 water Gpu: gtx 1050 ti Ram: 16gb 500gb hdd and 256gb ssd Cpu: i5-8400 2.8 These specs are pretty good for current and old games, and I will try to...
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    Discussion Rate This Build Please!

    AMD RYZEN 5 1600 6-Core 3.2 GHz (3.6 GHz Turbo) Socket AM4 65W MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MSI Radeon RX 570 ARMOR 4G OC Corsair Builder Series VS550 80PLUS V2 550W Ballistix Sport LT 8GB 288-Pin DDR4 SDRAM DDR4 3200 (PC4 25600) WD HDD 1B
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    Question Building My Second PC, Thoughts?

    Hey there, I'm building my second PC and I'm very inexperienced so I was wondering if my build looks good/if there are any red flags. I'm doing streaming/recording/editing/rendering etc. full time. Here's the parts list: Case: Thermaltake Level 20 MT ARGB Tempered Glass Gaming Case Case Fans...
  5. K

    Question Monitor Won't Turn On

    I have an Acer H236HL monitor that I'm trying to use while I save up for a better one. When I plug it in and press the power button, however, nothing happens. I know the cord is getting power, as the light on the box is on. But the monitor isn't doing anything. I checked Acer's website, and...
  6. corndog1836

    [SOLVED] What do you think of my proposed new build?

    https://pcpartpicker.com/list/4zFqzY Check out this new build. Keeping all other parts in rig. SEE RIG BELOW... CM HAF X case. 240mm side fan, 200mm front fan and 140mm front fan and rgb red and intake fans. custom loop 480mm and 360mm rads with external 480 in push pull ----8 fans...
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    Case fan splitter help

    I have PWM 4pin case fans and would like to purchase a splitter due to not having enough MOBO headers. It seams the more common splitters have a 4pin (MOBO connection) and split to one 3pin and one 4pin connector. Is that normal? will both fans still work as PWM?
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    Need help guys, my watercooled 1080ti goes to 90c and 100% utilization when gaming

    Hi guys, need your help. I've just finished watercooling my rig but now, I noticed that it has a low FPS and stutters during gaming. Upon checking it seems that the temperatures are at 90c and 100% utilization even if I'm in the game menu only. I've already tried a couple of things like having...
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    PCI Lanes and 10GbE NICs

    Hello guys, I got 3 PCs in my network, the specs for the three PCs are given below. Anyway, I've recently come across 3 used GbE NICs (Intel X550 T2) for free cause my company is scrapping one of their servers, so I and was planning to install them on my 3 PCs and set up a Peer-to-Peer 10GbE...
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    Need a new router for Fios Gigabit internet

    I am looking for a router for my gigabit internet from fios and I am trying to replace the router they gave me since I have to pay $10 a month and I can't really do much on it. I just got comptia network+ so I am a bit new at networking, so I want to learn more about and plan to get Ccna. So I...
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    Pci e lead slot for motherboard

    I just got the z730 aorus ultra gaming motherboard and I can't find the slot that the wire from my graphics card goes into. Then only one I can see is for my cpu. Any help would be appreciated, thanks.
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    Hp z420 Xeon e5-1620 modify for gaming/cad?

    Hi. I saw that wokstation for nice price. It have xeon e5-1620 and 32 gb ram. Just interesting it's worth to buy it for gaming/cad rig? What gpu works well with e5-1620? It works/worth with sli/cf? Ram is decent for gaming? What I should modify/change? Psu? Case? Cooler? Etc.? It works well...
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    RX 550 vs R7 250x crossfire

    Between a RX 550 2GB and a R7 250x 2GB DDR5 Crossfire, which will give a better performance. No need to consider the prices of the cards.Just need the performance comparison also no need to sweat about the details or problems of Crossfire.
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    Can ddr3 1600 run on gigbyte g41-m combo

    Sir, I am using intel core 2 quad q9550 on gigabyte g41-m combo so can I upgrade its ram into (ddr 3) 1600.. Please reply
  15. K

    What is the Best Combo for a CPU + Motherboard + RAM for around 250 dollars?

    The PC I have is a pre-build and the model number of the PC is h8-1230z Specs: AMD FX - 8120 460 Watt HP Powersupply HP Pavilion Elite Angelica Motherboard M3970am 652951-001 Am3b AMD AMD 7570 Graphics 1 TB Seagate The purpose of the build is to get good gaming performance as well as a well...
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    Computer Randomly Restarting

    Hello, just recently bought a new computer build. I'll list the specs at the bottom. Its been about three weeks and my computer will randomly restart in the middle of games, work, etc. All the fans are working, i just undowloaded some windows updates since it started happening. Any other...
  17. kewlguy239

    'Ark Park' Features Steep Minimum Hardware Requirements, Pushes Visual Fidelity In VR

    We had the opportunity to take a stroll through "Ark Park" at GDC, and we were impressed by the sheer detail of the dinosaurs and environment in the game. 'Ark Park' Features Steep Minimum Hardware Requirements, Pushes Visual Fidelity In VR : Read more
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    1 Monitor in GPU and 1 in Motherboard?

    Hi So I have a Sapphire Radeon RX480, the card has only one HDMI port and 3 DisplayPorts. My motherboard is an Asus Z170-P and has an HDMI port. I want to add a second monitor but seeing as i have a few spare HDMI cables laying around, I would hate to have to buy a $40 HDMI to DisplayPort...
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    i5 6600 or 6500?

    Hey guys! I'm almost buying all my components, but one thing is in my mind. Is the non k 6600 worth the price difference from the i5 6500? I saw some benchmarks on digital foundry and the performance between the 6500 and a non overclocked 6600"K", that is 3.5ghz on stock, was minimal. Thank...
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    Computer Shut Down After Launching Some Games, Power Light Blinks and Unable to Turn Back On

    So after I launch CS:GO or Battlefield 1 my computer just shuts down on its own. After it is shut down the power light blinks and the only way I can get to turn my PC back on is to toggle the power switch on the PSU and then hit the power button after it has stopped blinking from toggling the...