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    Question Wanting to build a pc unsure where to start

    I want to build a pc for casual gaming, the Sims, Minecraft, and maybe fps. This is the first time I will have done this and it's overwhelming to say the least. If someone could give me a list of components from most important to least that would be helpful. Also is there anything I should...
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    Question Cooler Master RS400 over GTX 560 or GTX 660

    Hello everyone. I wanna buy standard versions of GTX560 or GTX660 depending on my budget. My PSU Specs are https://www.cnet.com/products/cooler-master-elite-power-rs-400-psar-j3-power-supply-400-watt-series/ , and it comes with a single 1x6 PCIe connector. Running a GTX560 adapting one more...
  3. Question What is the purpose of those LM7805 voltage regulators on NVIDIA cards?

    Hello, I am wondering, what are these regulators powering? I've got a couple of newer Nvidia GPUs and on every one of them there is this voltage regulator, located near the video ports. Here is an example on non-working GTX 970 that I am trying to repair, on which this part was damaged: After...
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    Question Looking to buy a Macbook Pro 15'', 2015

    I'm looking to buy a MBP 15'' 2015, for force click touchpad and better performance SSD (otherwise I'd have gone for 2014). I have a few questions: . Is 2.8ghz or 2.5ghz a huge jump from 2.2ghz as base clock speed? I believe the first 2 model can turbo boost up to 4.0ghz while the base model...
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    Question DisplayPort and freesync with nvidia (I have used the search bar)

    Thank you in advance for your time. I have GTX 1070 and want to get a freesync monitor. Gsync monitors are insanely overpriced and it's virtually impossible to get an AMD card in my country (NZ). I am stuck with NVIDIA card and freesync monitor. My questions are as follows: Question 1. I've...
  6. [SOLVED] Why do we have a master and slave compute cluster setup? Why can't they be equal?

    For this to make sense, look at the EPYC's infinity fabric. You see how all the dies are connected to one another, why can't this work for compute clusters? Instead of having 1 master processor and multiple slave processors, why don't we have them equally connected so any processor can talk to...
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    Question Boot loop from start up, but able to boot from bios.

    I think this question is in the right location, feel free to move it if it is not. I recently upgraded some parts and everything went well until the windows 10 install. I booted from the Disc and went through the first portion of installation. When it went to restart the PC it went into a boot...
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    Question Ping giving me a hard time in game

    Hey everyone so i'm having a problem with my ping all of a sudden i got a tp-link t6e archer installed in my pc for 4 months now AMAZING no problems great ping perfect streaming no problems at all. well the owner wants it back fine no problem i got...
  9. Question LG 34GK950F-B Orange on Text tint at 144Hz

    Just got my first 144Hz monitor, LG 34GK950F-B, and having a bit of a problem. At 120Hz, works just fine. At 144Hz, though, things get a bit ugly. Text is blurry, and appears to have a slight glow around letters. Certain combinations of letters are immediately noticeable. Like if I write...
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    Question Corsair h60 VS Cooler Master ML240L VS Dark Rock 4

    I am deciding between the Corsair H60, the cooler Master masterliquid ML240L and the Be Quiet Dark Rock 4. The H60 is $20 cheaper and was wondering which is one best. I have a R5 2600 and the nzxt h500 case.
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    [SOLVED] Available Physical memory 2.41GB when 8GB is installed

    installed Physical Mem... 8.00 GB Total Physical Memory 7.94 GB Available Physical Me... 2.41 GB I disabled all background apps. installed all unused apps. disabled all services at startup. I have no viruses. I have the latest bios.
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    Adding another 8GB ram

    Hi, I am planning to add another same model Ram to my current rig. I am wondering how much would the performance boost. I do watch some comparison video about 8GB vs 16GB Ram video, some game gained a lot of improved (game like bo4), but most of the game only gained abit(5-10+fps) . Please...
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    i7-9700k with an old stock i5-4460 cooler

    Hi, so I just did a full upgrade on my processor+motherboard+ram. The new processor is an i7-9700k. A very knowledgable friend helped me put it together, but he didn't realize I hadn't bought a new CPU fan. All I have is the old stock fan my i5-4460 came with, and the i7 doesn't come with one...
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    What CPU should I get for a home server?

    Hey, I was given a free copy of Windows Server 2019 and decided I want to make a physical at-home server. What CPU would be good for this? It doesn't have to be anything SUPER overkill, but I want to use this case...
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    Did i win silicon lottery (6700k)

    Is my 6700k performing good if the cpu is delidded and watercooled with h110i v2 https://valid.x86.fr/105zjy 4785mhz at 1.4v 61C°
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    Hp Elite 8300 tower PSU Compatibility

    Hi I hope you could help me. Would a Seasonic S12 ii 620 watt psu be compatible with the Hp elite 8300 tower? Thanks
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    User benchmark runs for fun

    I thought it might be fun just to kind of show off your oc\build quality a bit here This isn't about scoring as many points as possible as simply spending more money will ensure this. Lets see how well your relative performance is with the parts you have on hand using the percentile of same...
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    [SOLVED] I can't find a pc case please help!!!

    Having trouble finding a pc case to fit all my parts... I am water cooling my PC so I bought two 360 radiators (they fit three 120 fans so they are quite long). I also want a dvd drive. The problem is I cannot find a pc case that fits both radiators and has space for a DVD drive. I had bought...
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    Motherboard for high end p.c .

    What would be the best motherboard to buy in 2019 using a 32 core threadripper amd chip.. Its For cad work and rendering.. Some gaming involved.?
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    [SOLVED] Will i7-3770k work on joshua-h61-uatx (joshua)?

    Hello, Will i7-3770k work on joshua-h61-uatx (joshua)? or should I get i7-3770