Forum discussion tagged with sff.
  1. Erik Koinberg

    Question Will I be able to use both PCI brackets

    I was wondering if I will be able to use a dual-slot GPU here: http://sendanywhe.re/EZ9MW77C Any help would be appreciated. Also, the brackets are low-profile.
  2. noxinum

    Question Static Pressure or Airflow for SFF NR200

    Greetings, I was wondering if my Arctic P12 PWN PST 120mm, were enough for a SFF build with the NR200 case. I was planning on putting 2 at the bottom, to help the gpu intake air, and either 2 at the top as exhaust or on the side where the radiator for my SFF build is going to be, working as...
  3. S

    Question SFF Streaming PC Feedback

    Hello, I have one PC atm for gaming and streaming. But looking to get a portable SFF PC to control the streams. As if I want to stream or record playing on my PS4 or Switch with friends I would need to move the PC to a different room. These are the components for it...
  4. gamerbrehdy

    [SOLVED] Xeon E-2286M with a GTX 1080 (Ti) to come back to pc gaming?

    Hi, I recently stopped pc gaming, because my gpu stopped working. I'm not planning to pick up pc building for a long time, and I'll probably get a nintendo switch first. For now, it's some casual Minecraft and RollerCoasterTycoon 3 on my laptop. I recently found out about the...
  5. MikeTheBuilder

    Question Upgrading: HP-6200 Intel® Core™ i5-2400

    I've been working happily for some 5 years now with an older, HP desktop system but about 2 years ago I started dabbling in 3D design and over the last 6 months, 3D-graphics and I'm outstripping the systems ability to render in reasonably acceptable time periods. Now I'm looking to upgrade and...
  6. MojaveTM06

    [SOLVED] What would be a good upgrade from a i3-4130 3.4ghz Dual Core?

    I have a SFF system I play games on (MC, GTAV,etc) and was looking to see what option I have available. My budget isn’t too high but I want to see what performance I can get. My current specs: 8GB DDR3 GT1030 2GB GDDR5 WD BLUE 1TB HDD Windows 10 Pro Standard OEM HP Mobo LGA1150 i3-4130
  7. T

    [SOLVED] Can an HP Compaq Pro 6200 SFF handle a Quadro P400?

    If it can, is it better than a GT 730? These are my other specs: 8 gigs of ram, 2 7200 RPM hdds, an i5 2400s.
  8. mon4ro

    [SOLVED] New SFF Build (2000 €)

    Hey, everyone! It has come time for me to upgrade from my 2012 build. It has served me well, but I'm looking to get a performance boost and downgrade the size. The case I have been drooling over is the Louqe Ghost S1, which is pretty pricy at 270 €. I do appreciate the aesthetics, though, so...
  9. D

    [SOLVED] hp 6300 new case

    Hi im looking to upgrade my case and therefore the mobo as well as the hp 6300 is a btx mobo. i have a normal size bracket for my graphics gard so i can fit it. i was just wondering if the hp psu in the hp 6300 would work with a matx mobo and a matx case thank you. Specs: i3 2130 hp mobo btx...
  10. E

    Question Old SFF Dell 780 Case Customisation

    I have alot of Dell Optiplex 780's SFF computers. Say 20 or so. Im planning on upgrading them all into gaming machines and selling them. What is my options for pc case customisation? ATM its just boring grey and they look ugly. I want them colourful, and light up with LED's.
  11. O

    [SOLVED] GPU for HP compaq elite 8300 sff

    Hi, i just downloaded the game anno 1404, but it won't launch i think because my pc doesn't have a GPU. The game requirements are - DirectX®9-compatible graphics adapter with 128 MB RAM (DirectX®10 with 512 MB recommended)...
  12. T

    [SOLVED] Dell Optiplex 7010 SFF PSU UPGRADE

    Hello everyone, im looking forward to upgrading my Dell Optiplex 7010 SFF (Model Number: AC240ES-01) to a standard ATX PSU. The reason is that im transplanting the whole computer to a normal ATX Case for GPU Reasons and stuff. A pinout diagramm would help a lot. I also read on the forums that...
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    [SOLVED] Dell Optiplez 7010 sff GPU upgrade

    I have a Dell Optiplex 7010 sff and I would like to upgrade to a better graphics card. I do some light gaming like Minecraft and I have The Witcher 3, but haven't been able to play though it much because of how slow it runs. I also do some light video editing here and there usually with...
  14. Sovietua

    Question Gaming PC 2020

    Hello, I am going to build a new SFF PC for 2020 (even though I want to have it finished by mid-october). It is going to be strongly based on this, but using some different internals: View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vx6TFwicRMw I would, hereby, like to post the full spec list in order...
  15. R

    Question Very hot HDD

    I've got a Toshiba HDD which gets very hot. I don't have quantitative data for how hot but I'd say around 50°c+. It's in a small form factor case and right above the CPU cooler (I would swap to an aio which would give more airflow space and remove the CPU heat at a different location but my...
  16. M

    Question 24 pin to 8pin adapter dell opti 5040

    I ordered a 24 to 8 pin adapter off of amazon to juice up my optiplex 5040 sff . My question is ; has anyone used one of these before ? Is there any related danger - short or long term . The reviews were good enough on amazon just would like some additional feed back ! Thanks in advance.
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    Question How much power does does my PC spare?

    I have a 240W PSU and want to upgrade my integrated gpu to a dedicated Graphics card and so I'm wondering how much power does my PC spare so I can look for a GPU accordingly. Also it's a Small Form Factor Computer. Following are my PC components, just in case. Intel Core i5-4570 120GB SSD 2TB...
  18. Return-of-the-Mac

    Question 4GB GPU for a 240W SFF system - RX560 LP vs GTX 1050Ti LP?

    I'm working on a build based on a restored Dell Optiplex 790 SFF, and I'm not sure what graphics card would be more suitable for it. After looking around, I feel confident that I can narrow down my choices to the MSI low profile versions of both the RX 560 and GTX 1050 Ti, both of which appear...
  19. H

    Question Computer started crashing recently after upgrading psu and gpu.

    Hello people a month ago I upgraded my gt710 with Rx 570 8gb oc and switched rampage 600w psu recently my computer started crashing while gaming everything is ok when im surfing in internet or watching a movie or playing low spec games(crusader kings 2 and some text based games) but when i try...
  20. C

    Question Problem when installing windows 10

    Hello everyone, Just recently, I built my very own pc. When I was trying to install windows 10 via a USB bot drive, the program initially appeared to install successfully, but when it proceeded to restart, i encountered an error, which showed this ( i got it on video, apologies for the grainy...