Forum discussion tagged with Scythe.
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    Question Best cooler for nr200P

    For my mITX i am planning to go with air cooler instead of aio(not convinced). First I was thinking about the noctua nh-u12a but this cooler doesnt fit with the tempered glass panel. I know there are other good options like scythe mugen 5, scythe fuma2 and some noctua coolers. So what is the...
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    Question Four 140 mm fans, one 120 mm and... a question.

    Hello guys. I have a Deepcool Matrexx 70 case and I bought four Scythe Kaze Flow 140mm RGB fans. The case already came with a standard 120mm fan pre-installed (exhaust), and I'm thinking of putting two 140mm fans on top (also exhaust fans), with another two 140mm fans at the front of the case...
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    Question My new CPU cooler looks too huge

    I bought Scythe Ninja 5 CPU Air Cooler for I9-10900. I am plugging in high-end components like more than 200GB of RAM. I bought this because I read this is quiet. But after getting it, I realized it's so big. Is it normal? If I put it onto the motherboard, doesn't it just fall off after...
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    [SOLVED] CPU Cooling - Noctua DH15 Single Fan/DH15S vs Scythe Fuma 2 with AMD Ryzen 9 5900X in NZXT H510i + concerns about whether an AOI could fit in my build

    TL;DR: Want advice on which is preferable for CPU cooling, a Noctua DH15 Single Fan vs a Scythe Fuma 2 with an AMD Ryzen 9 5900X in an NZXT H510i Case, given concerns that an AOI wouldn't fit in the case Hello, I am a bit conflicted in regards to cooling my new CPU and was wondering if I could...
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    [SOLVED] Can I connect the GT Scythe 5400 RPM Fan (3-Pin) on the CPU Pump Header (4-Pin)?

    Hi, I just got a Scythe Fan that runs at high RPM. Unfortunately it's only a 3-pin so no PWM to control the speed of the fan so it will run at 5400 RPM when I connect it using the Molex. However, I'm thinking of plugging it into the my unused 4-pin CPU Pump Header on my motherboard. My...
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    Question Is my cpu temp normal running prime95 with scythe Fuma revb?

    I recently bought Scythe Fuma revb inorder to oc my ryzen 2600x to 4.1ghz/4.2ghz . I managed to get 4.1ghz at 1.3125 vcore. Running prime95 with small fft 1344k(min-max) for 30 min gives me an average of 74.4ºC (tctl/tdie) and a maximum of 81.8ºC. Are these temp okay and my cooler doing well or...
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    [SOLVED] Scythe Fuma vs Scythe Mugen 5 vs Noctua NH-D15 vs Noctua NH-D15s

    Hello, I'm building my first pc, this is what I have (I' ll overclock): -MSI z370 gaming pro carbon -Intel I7 8700k (delid) -Asus RTX 2080 Dual OC -BitFenix whisper M 650W -Intel SSD 660P 1TB -2x 3TB 7200rpm HDD in RAID 1 (so my data it's safe) After some researches I ended up with these four...
  8. abryant

    Review Scythe Kotetsu Mark II TUF Gaming Alliance Cooler Review

    Scythe Kotetsu MkII: Budget RGB cooling designed for overclocking mainstream processors. Read more here. GARRETT CARVER @rubix_1011 Garrett Carver is a Contributing Writer at Tom's Hardware US, covering PC Cooling.
  9. obi1kenobi

    Question what monitor to get

    Hi all I’m looking to get another monitor I currently have a Samsung U28E590D 28" Ultra HD 4K (3840x2160) 60Hz LED AMD FreeSync 1MS (GTG) Monitor and I’m in productivity and video editing and I find there’s not much space on my screen. Do I go dual setup or ultrawide?I do game aswell and I’m...
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    asus b250f motherboard help

    can i use 3000mhz ram with this motherboard?
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    [SOLVED] PC keeps crashing when playing games, need help.

    The problem started a couple of months ago but only seemed to be happening when I was playing overwatch. It wouldn't happen all the time either, only a couple of times a month. Now it happens everytime I load a game and it's not only overwatch. I can't even play sims without crashing. It's like...
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    fallout 76 insane bottleneck

    i have just bought fallout 76 and i was expecting to be able to run it fine but to my suprise i was getting a huge bottleneck and i was hoping to get some help i forgot to say i was getting 25- 30 on the very lowest settings with about 16% gpu usage and about 40% cpu my specs: i5 4460 8gb...
  13. luka1000

    how big of a wast is 32gb ram

    just wondering is it a complete wast if i get 32 gb of ram right now i have 16 and i am upgrading my computer from a GTX 1050 to a RTX 2060 so then i can get enough fps to use my 144hz monitor lol and i was wondering if i should upgrade my ram at the same
  14. kurulay5

    Can you use SSD and HDD?

    I want to use this kingston 240Gb SSD ( as a boot up driver so the system boots up fast I can open stuff fast and I wanna use my 1TB HDD as storage for games, pictures and videos ect I wanna know if I can do this and how...
  15. PaulAlcorn

    PCIe 5.0 Ready For Prime Time

    PCI-SIG announced that it ratified Version 0.9 of the PCI Express 5.0 specification, signaling that end devices will come to market soon. PCIe 5.0 Ready For Prime Time : Read more
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    Windows 7 Ult: No Boot Drive Detected

    My HDD has been on its way out for some time now. It finally went out last night. I have a copy of Solidworks on that HDD and I do not have means of reinstalling the software. I have two questions: Will a repair Disc, made from a different computer running Windows 7, work to boot the system...
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    Asus M5A78L-M/USB3 wont post with GTX-1050

    Hi, I'm new to PC building and I have spent hours trying to figure it out but to no avail. I can't get my computer to post with my GTX-1050 installed. The light will turn on and the GPU fan will spin but the screen won't turn on and it turns off instantly. Without it, it boots to the bios fine...
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    Windows 10: multiple graphics cards

    I am considering adding one more Quadro graphics card, so that the existing GeForce card will be used locally for performance-critically gaming, while the added Quadro card will be used for remote desktop because the driver of Quadro card supports it. On Windows 10, is it possible to have two...
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    New build Help!

    Hello, i bought Intel Pentium G5400 today, i am about to order Asus B360M-A Motherboard and 4GB of RAM, this is my budget limit for now. I will not be using a dGPU and will run of off Intel HD 610, i have 2 primary questions. 1. Since i geuss the iGPU will be using 1GB of ram for itself, it...
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    Can My CPU overclock?

    Part List: Can the CPU overclock? can the Motherboard overclock? Can the GPU overclock? is the intel stock cooler sufficient for overclocking? sorry im such a noob :/ google wasnt that helpful is there anything worth upgrading?
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    HDD Stuck In HP Pavilion 6570B

    Hi everyone, We're trying to replace the hard drive in an HP 6570 B. We have already done this for one laptop and it was a very simple process. However, the other is proving a nightmare. From the first image, you should see that we have followed the instructions and I included a second...
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    Question about GTX 1060 laptop

    What will perform better a GTX 1060 3gb or a GTX 1060 6gb (MaxQ) on a laptop? (EDIT) thank you for the answers, so if I had to choose between a Dell laptop that had the 1060 MaxQ and an i7 8750h and a Lenovo y520 with the 1060 3gb and an i7 7700hq which one would be the best choice for some...
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    discord headset problems

    Whenever i use discord my kraken pro picks up my youtube and my friends can hear all of it. before ppl say its the headset the problem only happens on discord and not on skype or teamspeak. Edit: when i use the mute button on my headset ppl can still hear my youtube sound.
  24. Brian_246

    CPU Fan header

    i just received my new motherboard after replacing my faulty one. booted up to bios however the CPU_FAN1 was turning the fan on and off. i wanted to see if it was the actual socket so i put my case fan connectors in there as well and it did the same thing. do i have to replace my motherboard...
  25. Lumpus

    SLI a 2nd GTX 960 (2G) or wait for a new GPU?

    GPU's are almost starting to sell for reasonable prices, but... currently my 960 isn't the biggest bottleneck in my PC. I'm starting a new AMD 2600X build and thought I'd keep the 960 and maybe SLI pair it (inexpensively) and get a slight GPU performance boost - and replace them later. On the...
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    Help in Purchasing SSD

    Hello all. I was recently looking to upgrade my Desktop PC with a 500gb storage SSD. I currently use a 120gb ssd as boot drive and a 1tb hdd as storage. I am mainly looking for M.2 because I am not really a fan of the large 2.5 inch standalone ones. my specs are: i5-6600k evga 750 g2 gold psu...
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    EKWB Apologizes For X399 Waterblock Performance With Vouchers, New Cold Plate

    EKWB issued a public apology for the below-expectations performance of its EK-Supremacy EVO Threadripper waterblock and X399 motherboard monoblocks. EKWB Apologizes For X399 Waterblock Performance With Vouchers, New Cold Plate : Read more
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    Where does the cord for underglow on NZXT s340 Go?

    I have an Asus m5a7, underglow nor front light panel on my case is working, where can i plug the LEDs in at? i see at the bottom on the right side of HD light, But can't find a +/- !
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    Asrock Fatality z370 Gaming K6 DOA

    My mb came DOA.We tried everything to get in bios but first of all it didnt gave us signal on tv,second it was stuck on A2 error code without reason.....we connected and disconnected hdd,ssd,rams.Asrock also sent me some steps we already tried.I also saw 3 more reviews on newegg and amazon that...
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    How to change windows 10 32bit to 64bit?

    Hi, guys. A friend of mine is stuck on windows 10 32bit, with the only RAM that's usable is 2.5 gb (out of 8gb). I found this tutorial:- Does it work? Is there any other way? We can't do a full...
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    Upgrade Motherboard or build new PC?

    I've had my PC for two years, I have upgraded it once, replacing the graphics card with an RX 480. Now I am going to upgrade my motherboard and dying PSU, which also means that I will need DDR4 Ram, I need a new motherboard so I can get a Ryzen CPU that won't bottleneck my GPU. (My current CPU...
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    Should I upgrade CPU or GPU?

    Henlo, Current specs: Asus M5A99x EVO AMD FX-8350 @ 4.6GHz oc 16gb ddr3 RAM @ 1866MHz MSI Gaming RX 480, 4GB version @ 1410MHz core, 2200MHz mem oc EVGA Supernova G2 @ 750W I play games like Guild Wars 2, ESO, PUBG, and League of Legends. I was wondering if it would be better to upgrade my...
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    Fps drops from nowhere. CPU temps?

    Hello guys ! i dont know if this has been a problem that has already solved but i need help ! I was playing this summer on my pc bf1 with pretty high fps without any fps drops... and after a while like 1 month i started having huge fps drops and when i try to low my graphics its not helping...
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    Can't detect second GTX 970 for SLI

    HARDWARE Gigabyte GTX 970 MSI GTX 970 Gigabyte Z68X-UD3P (SLI support, 1 Pcie x16 slot and 1 Pcie x8 slot) i7-2600k (16 Pcie lanes) 750W power supply The problem I don't get the option to enable SLI in the NVIDIA Control Panel. I only see one graphics card under the display adapters in the...
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    Core i7-8700K Review: Coffee Lake Brews A Great Gaming CPU

    Intel's Core i7-8700K sports the same high frequencies as previous-gen mainstream flagships, but incorporates two more cores to challenge AMD's Ryzen CPUs. Core i7-8700K Review: Coffee Lake Brews A Great Gaming CPU : Read more
  36. rohan.vaddiparty

    Opinions and Queries about a Laptop i'm gonna buy

    Hello, So I am usually a PC guy but I wanted a Laptop for portability and have some queries related to it. Firstly, My Laptop usage is usually, Checking my website, Preparing Quotations, Basic Microsoft Office work, ( We are Electronic Manufacturers ) and CS:GO. Only CS:GO. Nothing else. I have...
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    Upgrade or start over?

    Almost a year ago I bought a prebuilt Lenovo gaming program for $2000. It wasn't the best deal but I didn't know that much about pic gaming at that time so I thought it was alright. I now know a lot more about gaming pcs and stuff and I want to upgrade my pc but I don't know wether to upgrade my...
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    RX 460 vs RX 550 with an AMD A8

    hi, so i'm looking to upgrade my pc so that it can last me a little longer. it's a prebuilt asus with an AMD A8 6500. I'm aware i should just build a whole new computer but i dont do any serious gaming or processing on it anyway. So the question is which card will work better if i just want any...
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    Upgrading CPU - Will I see a graphics increase?

    I'm not the most savvy when it comes to CPUs and troubleshooting performance issues, but my PC is currently running an i3 4160/R9 270X/8GB RAM. PUBG at the moment runs however it has a low framerate and the graphics look really nasty (Admittedly I haven't played with the graphics too much). But...
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    cheap ram legit sale? would you buy that ram if you needed 16gb of ddr4 ram? is valleyseek a legit sales site?