Forum discussion tagged with Rig.

    Question I am a little confused about what to make of my system performance ?

    Can anyone please tell what needs improvement (this is my custom build from 2020 - i got it for 700$) Userbenchmark Full rig summary
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    Question Why will my Asus ROG Strix B450-F not boot (no POST, blank screen) when 3 or more GPUs are installed?

    I recently purchased a mining rig, on a bare-bones rig frame with plenty of space, with an Asus ROG Strix B450-F motherboard installed. It has six PCI-e slots and has one each of Corsair 850W and 1000W power suplies. Windows is installed on a 256GB NVMe flash storage installed on one of the...
  3. Epsilon Xenos

    [SOLVED] Built a PC for the first time, need help.

    I've been building this PC for a week. I've read the motherboard manual so I have some guidance. I'm pretty positive I've done everything right. I have the PC fully built and ready but when I connect to an HDMI port to a monitor, nothing pops up, the monitor just says, "No signal". All the...
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    [SOLVED] Rig upgrade suggestions.

    Looking to upgrade my rig (mainly motherboard, debating between GIGABYTE B550 AORUS PRO and GIGABYTE B550M DS3H) My rig has Gigabyte RTX 3070 Ryzen 5 5600x 1x16GB 3200mhz Thermaltake TP 750w Semi-Mod PSU HyperX Kingston 128gb SSD 1tb Seagate HDD I'm looking to - replace my motherboard, maybe...
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    [SOLVED] 6 Card mining rig hangs

    So I build a rig with the following: RTX 3060 Ti x6 Ryzen 5 1200 ASRock AB350 Pro4 256GB NVMe (Windows 10) 12GB RAM Cooler Master MWE 850W Corsair RM650 The 850 powers 3x Cards and the motherboard. The 650 powers the other 3 cards. When the cards powered by the 650W are unplugged and not...
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    Question Mining rig lights up and down when turned on .

    Why is my mining rig lighting up and down after turning it on. Seem like power is low
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    [SOLVED] Choosing the best GPU for mining

    Hello guys! I am writing to ask you for a little tip. So I am going to spend around 1200 euro on a mining card or maybe more cards for the same price. Here where I live in Bulgaria it is almost impossible to get something new on decent price. You know the prices on the GPU's and how the thing...
  8. Tortuous

    [SOLVED] Trying to replace molten cable on my HX1000i

    Hello everyone, My mining rig has been running for a steady few months but after it crashing and stopped showing 2 gpus i found out that the power cable was burnt and molten at the psu end. I didn't buy the psu myself and tried to order new power cables but they don't seem to fit on my gpus...
  9. fgalu

    [SOLVED] Mining rig don't start

    Hi! I have a problem with my rig when installing the sixth GPU, I currently have the following specs working: AORUS z270 K5 I7 7700 4GB Ram 2 x 750W PSU 5 x RTX 2060 the problem begins when I try to install one more GPU, as I don't have video I realize that the rig starts correctly because...
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    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...
  11. 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...
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    [SOLVED] 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...
  17. DJ Lapse

    [SOLVED] Budget rig for stream

    My budget is $360 what components can I buy for that?
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    [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...
  21. 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...
  22. 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...
  24. 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...
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    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.
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    [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...
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    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...
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    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...
  36. 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)...
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    [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...
  40. PetarStev

    Question What FIFA is the best for my PC

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