Forum discussion tagged with Smartphones.
  1. B

    [SOLVED] I'm looking to buy a new phone

    I'm looking to buy new phone next month since i can afford it with my current budget. I'm looking for a phone that have security in design since i would only use it for banking apps and maybe day to day use. Still preferred if privacy is still there but security comes first. I'm currently...
  2. AndrewFreedman

    Question Laptops, Smartphones Among Next to Be Hit by Trump Tariffs

    Laptops and smartphones are among a proposed list of goods imported from China that could be subject to 25% tariffs. Laptops, Smartphones Among Next to Be Hit by Trump Tariffs : Read more
  3. johnx125

    Question Smartphone only charges when connected to USB 3.0 port

    I have a Xiaomi Mi A1 smartphone and a desktop computer with a Gigabyte 970A-UD3P rev. 2.0 motherboard. The problem here is that when I connect my phone to my pc via USB 3.0 it won't transfer data it only charges. When I connect it to USB 2.0 it transfers data no problem and charges at the same...
  4. abryant

    Report: Apple's Not Sure Intel Can Supply 5G iPhone Modems

    Apple is reportedly worried that Intel won't be able to supply enough wireless modems for the launch of its first 5G iPhone in 2020. Read more here. NATHANIEL MOTT @nathanielmott Nathaniel Mott is a Contributing Writer for Tom's Hardware US. He covers software and hardware component news.
  5. abryant

    News Samsung to Manufacture Industry-First 512GB eUFS 3.0 Drive

    Samsung announced that it would begin mass production of the world’s first 512GB embedded Universal Flash Storage drive for next-generation smartphones. The company also plans to manufacture a 1TB eUFS 3.0 drive by the end of the year. Read more here. LUCIAN ARMASU @Lucian Armasu Lucian Armasu...
  6. A

    Hp mini 311 cant format

    hello everyone i need help,my cousin have a hp mini 311 laptop i just upgrade his hard disk as the other one has crashed when i'm installing a new windows on the hard disk it says that : "Windows cannot be installed to this hard disk space. The computer's hardware may not support booting...
  7. S

    Computer loses power during gameplay only

    I recently built a new computer all except for the power supply which is now roughly 5 - 6 years old. It is a corsair 700 watt, don't know the specifics off hand. The rest of the system is as follows: Mobo: Asus z370-e gaming Cpu: I5 8600k w/evga clc 240 cooling Evga gtx 1080 sc 16 gigs RAM...
  8. T

    Question New build, was working briefly, now not so well!

    Parts: - Coolermaster N200 Case, AMD Ryzen 1700, Gigabyte Auros B450 M, Seasonic 520W 80+ - Corsair - Vengeance LPX 8 GB DDR4-3000 Memory WD Blue 250 GB M.2 EVGA GeForce GTX 950 2 GB So I received everything, except the case in a timely manner, so decided to build and install OS etc, whilst...
  9. Sinlol

    Question Gigabyte 2070 oc white gpu cooling?

    Are there any alternative ways to cool my gigabyte 2070? it has 3 fans but boy does it get sorta hot. i went from a msi duke 1080(upgraded cause i have a white themed build) and it never got this hot. Now dont get me wrong its only going to like 70c while in graphical demanding games. but i was...
  10. theasianguy

    Question Old Admin Password

    So I've reset my admin password on my Mac using the Apple ID method. Is there any way that I could find the old admin password (before it was reset)?
  11. J

    Question Help between two types of monitors for gaming?

    So I just recently built my first computer. I have an Asus strix 2080, i7-9700k, and 16GB 3200Mhz Corsair ram. The monitor I just bought is a 24” Dell that is 1440p, 1ms response time, and 144hz. It was on a sweet deal, but I worried about the fact that it is TN panel. (Model is S2417DG) I was...
  12. R

    Question Line In stereo through laptop mic socket

    ASUS N56VM, Windows 8.1. The problem: Realtek HD audio ( shows 2 channel 16 bit DVD input for the microphone. But it only records the left channel and copies it to the right so in effect giving a mono input. The mic is 2 channel stereo. No problem recording stereo internally. No...
  13. TiNtacular

    Question Black screen when gaming

    I recently purchased a benq gw2270h monitor then i updated gpu and monitors drivers but when i try to play games when i start playing my monitor will turn black but when i return to to desktop my monitor will be back to normal Mobo:msi b250 bazooka Procie:g4560 Gpu:1050ti Ram:12 gb ram 2400mhz...
  14. Y

    [SOLVED] build advice for a non-overclocker - Elite Dangerous

    Hi everyone I've posted a few times before regarding my upcoming build, so please forgive me for asking yet another question. I am preparing to build a new rig later in the year. I'm holding off only because my case of choice - the SL600M - is coming out in a swanky black version in September...
  15. H

    Question Sea Gate Xbox One Hard DRive Not working

    Quite recently I have purchased Seagate’s Xbox one hard drive. I have had it for about 4 days now and yesterday while i was turning on xbox it would not be recognized nor was the light on. I can feel it running normally but it won’t light up. when i connect it to my pc it connects but it says on...
  16. Arios

    [SOLVED] Killer network internet issues

    So i recently purchased a MSI Z270 GAMING M6 AC motherboard and while the motherboard works great I have been having issues with the internet quickly dropping and reconnecting. I have looked around and seen that the issue is with the Killer network drivers, I have the Killer E2500. I have tried...
  17. W

    Question Low FPS Low GPU and CPU usage GTA Online

    So i've been playing gta recently and in story mode i get from 90 to 120 FPS average on medium high settings, with 40-50% GPU usage and 40-70% CPU usage. On solo online sessions i get 40-80 FPS with 20-40% GPU usage and 40-50% CPU usage... On public full sessions I get 30-60 FPS average even...
  18. E

    Question why is my i7-870 overheating?

    i think i know why its running around 90c on battlefield one with a stock cooler it makes sense to why because i mean its a stock cooler and bf1 is high intensive game i may answer my own question here but it goes even higher then 90 sometimes now idle its ok its less than 50 around 42 on...
  19. beefycactusyt

    [SOLVED] MSI x370 Gaming PRo Outdated BIOS, or DOA?

    Hi, I've bought a Ryzen 1600x to go along with my MSI Motherboard, but im pretty sure the firmware is older than what supports my cpu. Whats the best way to update the BIOS? Which Cpu could i borrow to guarantee compatibility? Thanks! Note: GPU and PSU confirmed working in other pc. also, only...
  20. Uhsa

    Question Bios chip

    Does smbdy knows the link of bios chip of dell Inspiron 620s being sold online?
  21. O

    [SOLVED] what should I upgrade

    My pc is as follows: GIGABYTE H310M A WD Blue 3D NAND 500GB PC SSD - SATA III 6 Gb/s, 2.5 PowerColor VGA -...
  22. I Josh I

    [SOLVED] Looking for new mouse

    Hi all So my current mouse has seen better days and I was looking to get a new one. I do my fair share of gaming but I also do a lot of desktop work. There are quite a few options out there and am not sure what to look for. What are your suggestions? Also for price, I would like to keep it...
  23. C

    [SOLVED] Moving Windows 10 to SSD, Do I have to reinstall drivers?

    I'm going to be transferring my OS from my HDD to SSD, i'm just wondering if my drivers for say my gpu will have to be reinstalled or are the drivers transferred along with the OS. Also if anybody knows any hassle-free ways/programs to move the OS then that would be great!
  24. V

    Question Wifi adapter keeps disconnecting every 20-30 seconds after 1803 update

    Recently, I reset the TCP/IP configurations and everything worked perfectly for a few days but now the problem is back. I pretty much did most of what is on these pages:
  25. PerplexedMatt

    Question What happened to Socket 2011?

    A little while ago I was toying around with the idea of building a system based on an old i7-3960X. I saw that they were very cheap on Ebay, with some still respectable specs, and there was a little bit of nostalgia involved. But when I went to source a motherboard, I found like 2 total, at...
  26. EyyMunchian

    Is there a way to change my username?

    I made this account in a whim, and now seeing as it has become a very helpful site for me I’ve become a little more invested. Is there a possible way to change my username? I’ve searched the settings and profile section but can’t find it. And if so I would like to change it to: EyyMunchian
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    Question Good Board for 3rd Gen Ryzen

    Hey guys, Im waiting for 3rd gen ryzen and I was looking at the boards for am4. Now, I know that chances are new boards will release that more "Officially" support the 3rd gen ryzen, Im looking specifically at the 3600 model. do you guys thing Asus Rog Strix X370-F Gaming would handle it well...

    Question Pc not booting and beeps

    Hey.Yesterday , I was downloading something on my pc and I decided to let it on in the afternoon. When I came back home. The pc was off . When I turned it on, It was beeping three times without booting. Can you help me with fixing it guys .here is the video s link...
  29. lipzi

    [SOLVED] Ultrawide vs dual monitor?

    So, I'm planning to get a new monitor/two new monitors. But the problem is, Are the Ultrawides worth the extra cash? I can get 2 144hz Monitors with a vesa mount for 440€ but an ultrawide 144hz with vesa mount is 560 bucks. Is it worth it? I heard that the experience on an ultrawide is awesome...
  30. reddogf.1315

    Question drawing tablet adaption issue

    i plan to upgrade my pc, but there is a snag involving my drawing tablet (a ugee 1910b). currently it uses a VGA adapted to a dvi-i port. the graphics card i currently plan to upgrade to only has HDMI and a dvi-d port. will it be possible to use a dvi-d - dvi-d cord between the drawing tablets...
  31. T

    Question need help with watercooling

    Hello everybody im going to be building a watercooled desk pc and have been looking around at some parts and I have been worried about corrosion I just want to know if I will run into any problems with the components im thinking of using?? CPU block: Thermaltake pacific w5 pump/res: Thermaltake...
  32. SPECOPS70

    Question Performing below potential? Advice pls

    Hello all. Ok I am not sure if its because my MOBO takes 2400 ram and I bought corsair 3000 rgb dimms. I was told and read that it will work but would run at a max of 2400. Everything is working great. I ran the userbenchmark benchmark and everything is running at above expectations. But I did...
  33. Bryza72

    Question Which processor for my Motherboard HP MS-7613

    Hi all I have purchased an old pc for my wife. Not sure which processor to go with. She wants it for GTA and Steam. At the moment it is running with a i5 650 Clarkdale. GTA is running ok but lags sometimes. Windows 10 Pro 8Gb memory (I will be increasing to 16gb) Nvidia GT1030 Motherboard: HP...
  34. Strongwolf2

    Question System failure

    I have a new rig. Ryzen 5 2600, 16GB DDR4 @3200, B350 MSI Tomahawk with Corsair H100X for cooling. Actually the system is @ 3.8GHz, but it keep crashing. I think it has something to do with the "Wattman" software, nor sure. Does anyone have an idea of what this means? I'm in a lost. BTW it was...
  35. J

    [SOLVED] UPS Suggestion for my PC

    Hello guys please help me find a decent cheap or mid price UPS for my rig. Heres my specs. Gigabyte b450m ds3h Ryzen 3 2200g Gtx 1050ti 2x hdd 72krpm 1tb Monitor 24 inch 2x4 gskill ram Seasonic Ss-620Gm2 M12Ii-620W 80Plus Bronze Full Modular Psu 5 fans insert directly I found something on...
  36. S

    Question Is it safe to dedicate more RAM to APU?

    It's my birthday at the end of the month and I am thinking about upgrading my laptop RAM. I currently have 4gb 1600mhz and I want to upgrade to 8gb 1600mhz (Rip dual channeling as my laptop only has one memory slot)! Anyway, back to the point. If I do upgrade in the end, is if safe to dedicate...
  37. M

    Question My Motherboard Lights Up But PC Doesn’t Turn On.

    I am building my first pc but had help from someone who has built a pc before. I am using an ASUS b450 prime motherboard and a ryzen 5. When I plug in the pc and turn the power supply on, the lights on the motherboard light up but none of the fans turn on and nothing comes up on the screen. I...
  38. Sagar_20

    [SOLVED] DDr3 and DDR3L combine

    Is it bad to upgarde my laptop that has 4 GB ddr3 ram with 4 GB DDr3L Ram? Or I should go for a similar DDr3 Ram? The laptop is Lenovo E49
  39. M

    Question Corsair case fans, whats the difference?

    There are so many different case fans that corsair makes, what are the differences between them? Here are the 4 they make: ML1x0, LL1x0, HD1x0, and SP1x0. There's so many options, but they're all listed within the same RPM range, so i'm confused why there's 4 different versions if they're all...
  40. D

    Question GTX 1060 low fps

    I mostly play rainbow six siege and usually get around 120 fps i have a gtx 1060 3gb and im getting like 60 fps right now any solution and i may add that i have installed the most recent nividia drivers