Forum discussion tagged with recommend.
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    Question Recommendations regarding Home theater surround system

    Hello Guys, I am trying to get recommendations regarding home theater systems for surround sound. We current have a all in one system that is probably like 12 years old or something. Anyways, we are looking to upgrade to a individual component style setup for the surround sound system. With...
  2. BobMcSmith

    Budget Laptop Request

    Hi! I'm looking for a laptop for around 400/450 dollars. I understand that there isn't a whole lot, so I am open to used or refurbished laptops. Thanks!
  3. Alt F4

    Question Is 450W Enough For This Setup?

    My current specs : i5-9400F XFX RX 560 2gb 2x16gb Corsiar Vengence DDR4 (Clocked At 3200mhz) 450w Evga Bronze PSU And A MSI H310M Pro-M2-Plus So I Was Thinking Of Upgrading To A 5500 XT, A Used GTX 1070, Or A GTX 1650 Super. Because 2gb of Vram wasnt gonna cut it! I dont know which one i can...
  4. C

    [SOLVED] To what Nvidia graphics card should I upgrade to ?

    Hello everybody,I am new here as you can probably already tell. I've been recently thinking of upgrading my graphics card,seeing as I'm not really that good with computer parts I've decided to come here to get some recommendations. I'm on the low budget side.My pc literally only cost me 200...
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    [SOLVED] PSU recommendation

    Hi Should I change my current psu and buy a better one? What psu should I buy? My specs: CPU: i7 6700k GPU: GIGABYTE GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER WINDFORCE OC 3X 8GB GDDR6 Motherboard: Asus Z170-A RAM: 24GB DDR4 Storage: 2xSSD+2xHDD Current PSU: FSP Hyper M 500W Modular x1 optical drive x5 120mm Fans
  6. Cozzzaa

    Question Build Recommendations (Upgrading CPU, Mboard, RAM)

    Current build: Intel i5-4670K 12GB RAM DDR3 Nivida GeForce GTX 1070 Gigabyte GA-B85M-D3H-A Looking to upgrade my CPU as I can't overclock with this mboard. Unfortunately this means new mboard and RAM. I intended to upgrade my CPU later next year. Budget for this $1000 AUD, primarily use it...
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    Question Laptop recommendations needed (~1500$)

    I am thinking of buying a laptop for gaming/everyday use/school/university(in future). My budget is around 1500-1600$ and I'll be buying one around December so prices and budget can change. I want it to stay relevant for around 4-5 years at least (even if after 4 years new games won't run on...
  8. N

    Question HDD for Significant Torrenting

    Context The main drive I use for downloading to is beginning to experience errors, which I'm assuming is a harbinger of failure, so I'm looking for a replacement. Considering high-capacity drives can be expensive, I'm looking for a replacement that is going to be able to handle an intense...
  9. X

    [SOLVED] Recommend a PSU

    Hi. I need a PSU to complete the build I'm making, but really don't know how to pick one. All the guides I've seen are either too technical for me or are long outdated. When I started building I really didn't have much idea how important the PSU is for the computer. If anyone could help me out...
  10. Y

    Looking for help with a PC build.

    Hi all, i'm looking to build a PC to last me for a fair time (at least 2 years or so) I'm from Pakistan, so i'll have to go with a used PC (CPU, MOBO, HDD), will replace the PSU with a brand new one just to be safe. I'll have to buy the GPU separately and get it fitted to the build as well...
  11. W

    CPU Clock speeds jumping from 1k - 4k

    i recently just did my first build and i am using CAM to monitor everything. but my issue is that my clock speeds rapidly go anywhere from 1500 all the way up to 4200 and tend to mainly stay around 4000 clock speed. so my question is, is this normal and if not how can i fix it. System specs...
  12. F

    Which RAM works better with a Intel Core i7-8700K and Nvidia GeForce GTX 1080 Ti

    Hi all, i'm new in the community! I'm building a brand new top notch gaming and I really don't know what ram memory to pick up. There're too details that I don't know such as DDR4 - 2400 - 3000 ... what's the difference? Thank you in advance
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    Hopefully an easy answer to which resolution I should be using.

    Ok so I bought a pc a few months ago and never really messed with settings for the display, other than to hook up dual monitors. That being said last night while cleaning off my desk somehow the display port came out of the back of the pc. I pushed it back in and it seems to have reset...
  14. M

    Bluetooth transmitter Question

    Is it Possible to send bluetooth sound from the HDMI socket, or is this just a source in socket. Thank you. MALCOLM.
  15. L

    Dedicated streaming PC - Elgato lags

    Hey. Trying to stream to Twitch trough my "new" streaming pc with pretty bad specs, but either way. I'm using a Elgato HD60S to share the screen and when I'm streaming 720p/1080p 30fps it works like it should, I think. But whenever I try to use 720p 60fps, the elgato gets all wierd and like...
  16. L

    Looking for a graphics card

    hi guys i have a question i have this motherboard ECS H61H2-MV (V1.0) and i like to upgrade my graphics card and i dont know what graphics card is compatible with it i am looking for a 2gb graphics card this is my system specs Motherboard : ECS Model : H61H2-MV (V1.0) Ram : 2gb CPU : Intel...
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    How to factory reset through command prompt with non loadable Windows 10 laptop

    A few months ago I had a Windows 8.1 Acer laptop that said I should update to Windows 10. I'm a cautious guy and I always do updates regularly when they come out, so I did this Windows 10 upgrade. A few days passed with no issues, but then on the third day it gave me a blue screeb out of...
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    Does this justify a new laptop?

    The laptop in particular has a bad LCD cable, failing HDD, and failing GPU. Oh by the way, the entire display has to be replaced due to the way the manufacturer designed it..... With this being said, does it justify a new laptop?
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    Devices are no longer working with new motherboard (Mic and mouse)

    Hello everyone, so after weeks with computer troubles I'm finally coming to a forum for help. Alright so, just today I put a brand new fancy MSI motherboard into my tower, however a issue I'm having is when I plug in my mic which is a Blue Snowball the light goes on but utilities like Curse...
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    Is it possible to use a JBOD volume in a RAID?

    Is it possible to create a JBOD volume using several small HDDs I have laying around (It would be more difficult to organize 5 individual small volume HDDs), than use this single volume (JBOD) in a RAID setup with single HDDs (new 1TB WD RED) for redundancy. ex: (5x200gb(JBOD) + 1TB WD RED +...