Forum discussion tagged with Rig.
  1. U

    Question Mining rig won't start with Asus Strix RX 570 installed ?

    Hi guys, first of all thank you for taking your to read this. My issue is pretty weird, I recently purchased a ASUS B250 Mining Expert, and I have 7 video cards, 4x MSI Radeon™ RX 470 GAMING X and 3x ASUS STRIX 570 4GB. The rig works perfectly fine with the RX 470 cards ( only 3, because i...
  2. nyspsycho

    Question my Alphaminer crashes

    Hey guys i need some help with this. I bought a Alphaminer offline knowing that it crashes so i figured i could fix it well.... i can get it to boot nicehash os but it keeps going from mining to not mining every 10 sec. i put windows 10 on a ssd and can get it to read cards in cudo miner but all...
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    Question Major under-performance from GPU ?

    Alright so heres the deal. I bought an asus NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1060 6GB, and I have seen people with the exact same setup apart from cpu being different but most the time same if not worse, and they are getting like 70fps max settings gta v and others. I have tried power plan, nvidia control...
  4. K

    Question GPU 3070 - Only pulling ~80 watts

    So I've built a mining rig - currently runs 5 RTX 3070s. I've OC'd to 67% power limit, 0 core clock, 1337 mem clock and fan speed auto. The gpus are only using ~72-80 watts each. I believe this is effecting my hash speed. Why is power usage so low per gpu? To expand - 1 gpu gets ~ 55 mh/s...
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    [SOLVED] ~Looking to build a personal server for games, file and website hosting.

    As said in the title, i'm looking for a server that could host servers for multiplayer games like minecraft (modded), terraria and any other multiplayer games that can be demanding for a pc to have the server and the game running (I have a PC cappable of that but i'd ratter have a server...
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    Question Could someone please help me pinpoint my system's performance issue ?

    Hello people, first of all please forgive my poor english, it is not my native language. I hope I won't bother you, but I need expert's help for a particular issue for which I would be very, very grateful. The trouble is following : I recently had my PC upgraded with an rtx 3060 ti and so far I...
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    Question R7 4750g for gaming with future GPU upgrade

    Hello, I was thinking about building myself a rig with an APU. Now I don't have enough time for heavy AAA gaming. So I wanna build myself a PC that's is ready to upgrade just by buying a GPU, probably 3060ti. (Just because of DLSS 2.0) I also wanna benefit from Vega iGPU so what Ram, mobo and...
  8. DJ Lapse

    Question Budget rig for stream

    My budget is $360 what components can I buy for that?
  9. M

    [SOLVED] Help choosing components to upgrade my old 2015 build

    Hello, I could use some help picking out what components to upgrade for my next build! Current Build: Corsair Air 540 with stock fans Intel Skylake 6700k with the stock CPU cooler Asus z170 pro gaming Gskill F4-3000C15-GVRB 32gb DDR4 Two 1TB WD Blue HDD Samsung Evo 850 Pro 512GB Boot Drive...
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    [SOLVED] What do you think of this build?

    Hi! I'm about to buy a second hand PC. I've checked out YouTube videos and this PC can run games like Red Dead Redemption 2 at 40-60 fps, and that's basically all I'm aiming for - running video games above 30fps at 1080p. MOBO: ECS H110M4-C23 SOCKET 1151 CPU: Intel Core i3 7100 3.40mhz RAM: 8GB...
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    Question I need your help guys, what do you think and what can you tell me of this build?

    Hi everyone! I found this second hand PC, what do you think of it? CPU: I3 4160 GPU: MSI Armor RX 570 8GB MOBO: Gigabyte GA-B85M-D3H RAM: 8GB Kingston STORAGE: HDD 500 GB + 240GB SDD PSU: Thermaltake TR600w The guy selling would like to exchange it with my HP Envy x360 touchscreen, since I'm...
  12. ProgamerIV

    [SOLVED] i7-2600 in 2020 for app development, occasional gaming

    Hi! The situation is the following: I do have quite a modern rig at home, but we're building our new house, and it's now in the stage where I occasionally want to stay there for a few days to get a few things done (painting, gardening, building the garage, etc - stuff I can get done) - but...
  13. UserTom

    [SOLVED] Upgrading my current build

    Hello guys, It's been a while since I bought my computer and the only component that I changed over the years is the GPU and I want to upgrade to a more powerful and more suitable PC for my graphics card and my gaming needs. Over the years, parts has changed and I lost track of what's...
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    [SOLVED] Need to upgrade my "rig" to run Battlefield 1.

    Hello folks, I use a gaming system that I assembled in 2014. It ran all the games that I played smoothly. Below is the configuration: Intel G3258 Core2Duo 4th gen 1150 socket Processor Asus H81M motherboard 2x4 GB Kingston HyperX RAM ASUS Strix GTX 970 4GB GPU Samsung 850 EVO 120GB SSD The...
  15. JonathanLaws

    [SOLVED] Upgrade help!

    Hey everyone I have a gaming PC and I am looking to do some small upgrades to make playing a little smoother. Looking for the more subtle PC mods such as a GPU change or a CPU change rather than the whole rig. Its a few years old so dont be alarmed but some older tech. Suggestions and help will...
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    Question 970 SC & 6700k UPGRADE Advice

    Hello! It's that wonderful time to upgrade my machine. It's been since 2015 or 2016 since I last change a component on her. Here are my current specs : CPU: i7 6700K 4.0GHZ MB: Z170 Pro Gaming RAM: 32GB DDR4 4020 MHZ NB FQ GPU: GTX 970 SC CASE: Corsair AIR 540 Case W/ Standard Fans FANS: Stock...
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    [SOLVED] How is this build? For gaming in mind.

    Hello, how would you rate this rig? For some gaming. AMD Ryzen 5 3600 3.6 GHz 6-Core Processor Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO 82.9 CFM Sleeve Bearing CPU Cooler MSI MPG X570 Gaming Edge Wifi ATX AM34 Motherboard Corsair Vengeance LPX 16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR4-3000 Samsung 860 Evo 1 TB 2.5 SSD MSI...
  18. lucifer kobiashi

    Question new pc build throttling wifi

    i built a new pc 2 days ago and everything was fine till i tried to download a game and it was taking forever so i ran speedtest.net and and im getting 16mbs and than ran it on my phone and got 250mbs which is my plan i have all drivers installed and up to date im using windows 10 64bit PLEASE...
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    [SOLVED] New pc setup Bottleneck?

    Hello I want to buy a new gaming rig, CPU - RYZEN 9 3900X AND RTX 2080 SUPER, and I found bottleneck calculator and it says about 70% bottleneck?! So now I dont know, if it will run perfect or I will get some bottleneck?! Thank you.
  20. K

    [SOLVED] BUilding a new rig w/ windows 10

    I am building a new pc, and I need to know since it has been literal years since I have done this, what order to do this in. I currently have windows 7 in my rig, but I am going to be upgrading to windows 10. So I have a windows 10 installer, ryzen 7 2700x cpu, a 500gb ssd, corsair h100i cooler...
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    [SOLVED] Building new PC - little help

    Here's what I've built guys and I just want to ask some of you for opinion, is it gonna be compatible and what do you think I should possible change. This is my maximum $. CPU: Ryzen 5 3600 GPU: RX 5700 8GB GDDR6 Sapphire RAM: HyperX Fury DDR4 - 3200MHz 2x8GB SSD: 500GB Kingstone A2000 NVMe...
  22. N

    Question 8pin and 2 x 4pin connector confusion

    Hello everyone, I have seasonic SS 500-ET power supply and it has an 8 pin connector and a 2x4 pin connector, and I don't know which one to use for powering CPU or I don't know about the use of any of these connectors in general. kindly help me asap. Thanks
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    Question Upgrading My Current Rig - Opinoins

    All, Looking to upgrade my current PC: CPU: I7 4790K MOBO: ASUSTek Z97-PRO RAM: Hyper X Fury 16gb Dual Channel DDR3 @ 929Mhz GPU: 4095MB GTX 1070 SSD: Sandisk Ultra II 223GB HDD: 1863GB WD WDC What is the best thing to start with? I use the system for gaming mostly and would like to...
  24. M

    Discussion New Main Rig

    I expect to update this thread over time, so please treat this as a work in progress. I'll add pictures of my current setup and additional information to provide you all with what I am currently working with. Below is a quick requirement sheet that I drafted. I also quickly created the...
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    Question this is my pc config. any suggestions are welcome.

    im going to buy a pc next month and it would be awesome if all you awesome people guide me with it. thanks :) AMD RYZEN 5 3600/ RYZEN 7 3700X MSI B450 TOMAHAWK MAX/ MSI B450 GAMING PLUS MAX SSD CRUCIAL 500 GB, NVMe PCIe M.2 WD BLACK/BLUE 1TB NVIDIA GTX 1660 6G/ 1660TI 6G/ RTX 2060 CORSAIR C16...
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    [SOLVED] About to buy a monitor, need opinions as if my rig can handle it.

    So, my current tv-monitor is starting to fall on it's knees (i've had it for 6yrs now), i wanna buy a 1440p (i'm not sure how many hz, that's one of the reasons i'm making this thread) monitor, my current rig is the following: i7 8700k asus rog gtx 1070 16gb ram samsung m.2 960 500gb 2tb wd hdd...
  27. Logroth

    [SOLVED] Should i wait for price drops?

    Hello to all. I want a little help with some questions I have on my mind. I want to buy the Ryzen 3700x with a x570 motherboard and ram. Is it a good time to buy the 3700x now?I heard Ryzen prices will go up in the future due to low supply/high demand. Is it a good time to buy x570 mobo and...
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    [SOLVED] Looking to Upgrade Build. Need You Advice!!

    I'm looking to upgrade my build and would like some advice on where i can upgrade this build. What do you guys think? I use this PC largely for Gaming, some Streaming & Video Rendering as well. PCPartPicker Part List CPU: Intel Core i7-6800K 3.4 GHz 6-Core Processor (Purchased For $0.00)...
  29. K

    [SOLVED] Next upgrade?

    What in your opinion should I upgrade on my rig which would make the MOST impact? I'm thinking ssd, cpu or gpu? Current rig: CHASSI: Corsair graphite 600T white MOBO: Gigabyte z97x gaming 3 CPU: Intel i5 4590 3.3GHz (thinking of boosting to 3.5GHz if that makes difference) RAM: Ballistix 16gb...
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    Question Building new PC for 3D Work/Gaming - need advice!

    Hello, I have been thinking about getting a new PC since my current PC is almost 10 years old and very obsolete. Currently I'm still saving up money for it, but my estimated budget is 1300$ max. I need PC and new monitor. I want to be able to work in 3D Graphics software like Blender, Zbrush...
  31. PetarStev

    Question What FIFA is the best for my PC

    CPU : Intel Core i3 4170 3.7Ghz RAM : 8GB GPU : GeForce GT 730 4GB
  32. D

    Question Rate My Build.

    I want to now how balanced my build is. https://pcpartpicker.com/user/DarkRavenGamerXIII/saved/YhcGcf I actually have this power supply right now https://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00H33SFJU/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o09_s02?ie=UTF8&psc=1 and I'm planing to upgrade to the one on the list...
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    Question Will my potato rig run Dark Souls 2: Scholar Of The First Sin?

    hey there, the game is on sale and i really want to play it but i am not sure if my rig can handle its requirements. can anyone help me make a decision? my rig: Motherboard: ASUS H110M-D RAM: 8GB GPU: Integrated graphics Processor: Intel Pentium G4400, 3.3Ghz, 3MB cache, Dual Core game...
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    Question Cant decide on build/ feedback on parts

    Ive been saving for a new pc build for a whilöe now seeing as my current build isnt keeping up with the games i want to play (plus everything has been upgraded to the point of me having to upgrade everything just for one singular component). Looking around the internet, and hours of research...
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    Question Help me build out my COD blackout rig please - currently getting dumpy FPS

    Getting slow FPS with my current rig, i5 4670K at stock speeds 16GB DDR3 ram GTX 1070 8GB 256GB Samsung SSD 2K 144HZ Gsync monitor Looking into Ryzen platform. I just want to be able to run blackout at above 120FPS stable at 2K 144HZ Current rig dips to 55FPS in certain situations. Highest...
  36. Crash_Overiidee

    [SOLVED] First PC Build Disaster. Need Help to fix it.

    I build my pc in 2015. At the time I posted in this forum, I wrote that I needed a pc able to edit video and maybe play a game or two.. at the time all these parts and monitor came to be about $1400 and now as you can see the part list only comes out to about $470. Well times have changed for...
  37. L

    [SOLVED] Which one to keep, which one to sell? FX8320E vs Xeon x3440

    Hi! I have two different and complete rigs. First: X3440 4/8 oc-ed to @3.33. With a Giga h55-ud3h board. No problem with anything at all. Second: FX8320E 8/8. With a Asrock 970m pro3 board. Board has no backplate, and the main pci-e slot has a broken holder clip (i dont think thats matter). So...
  38. Yecob

    [SOLVED] Will this rig be able to run high quality graphics VR?

    Hi guys, first up I'm sorry for what I assume is a very commonly asked question. I wouldn't worry but the problem with my rig is that it's being bottlenecked somewhat by the CPU and the motherboard (two oldest parts that I plan to update soon). Here are my specs and SteamVR Performance Test...
  39. Fatpcsnat

    [SOLVED] Any problems with my PC rig?

    I am new to the whole PC buildng idea, and im not very sure of what I should check after ive finished a build. If anyone notices any problems I would be extremely greatful to hear them. Just wanted to make sure that theres no compatability problems that PcPartPicker wouldnt have told me. Thank...
  40. R

    [SOLVED] First PC build ever. Greatly appreciate any help, info, comments or concerns.

    Hello everyone. I just would like to start by saying this is my very first post ever to any forum on any website. So apologies about any misunderstandings. Also this is my first PC build ever. I will be having a friend who's done builds before help me so I won't be going in blindly. I found a...