Solid State

Forum discussion tagged with Solid State.
  1. K

    [SOLVED] Is Seagate/Adata any good?

    Hi, I want to know if Seagate or Adata drives are good. I've seen a lot of bad reviews about Seagate having bad build quality, which seems very possible considering the cheap price, and a lot of mixed reviews about Adata SSDs. So, are they any good? I used a Seagate hard drive as my C: from 2015...
  2. Question Slow SSD Write speed

    I have a brand new samsung ssd 860 qvo 1tb and the max write speed im getting is 80mb/s Can you advise if this is correct. I have another 6 HDDs and a 450W PSU is this what is causing the issue?
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    Question ASUS Prime B450M SATA ports and m.2

    I currently have 2 SSD's and 1 HDD all on SATA. 1 SSD is only 120gb and the other is 240. I was going to buy an m.2 1TB and use my 2 SSDs in another build. While looking at the user manual for my MOBO, it says "The M.2 socket shares bandwidth with SATA_5/6 ports, there the SATA ports cannot be...
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    [SOLVED] Sudden computer freezes ingame

    Hello guys! I have a problem with my computer freezing occasionally, or rather eventually, in one game and I’m trying to figure out the reason. So far I’ve tried the following: Updated BIOS Updated all drivers Run different benchmarks and stresstests (3DMark, Heaven Benchmark 4.0) Generally...
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    Question Is there an advantage to loading vpn on cable.router combo over individual devices?

    Hi, A novice here, I just want to run my pc (which is currently W7 but may soon be linux) and stream to my tv. I bought a linksys AC1600 nodem/router combo but can still exchange for one that supports a vpn loaded on it. Conversely is there an advantage to having it on each device? Lastly, I am...
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    Question Gigabyte b75m-d3h black screen when trying to access bios

    Hi hope I'm in the right place, i recently bought a computer from someone on Craigslist. It boots fine into windows 10 pro but when I try to access the bios it only goes to a black screen. I've tried using windows 10 advanced boot options to update uefi settings. When i bought the machine the...
  7. O

    USB keyboard not recognized on all ports - How to fix without reinstalling Windows 10

    When I connect my USB keyboard, the keyboard isn't recognised (on all ports). (screenshot) Screenshot from Device manager. Screenshot from Device Remover with details. Most probably this is due to some recent Windows 10 Update (There was a previously reported issue for KB4074588 update that...
  8. R

    Looking for a monitor for compositing

    I focused on these three BenQ SW2700PT BenQ PD2700U Dell UP2716D who has any experience with this or any other professional monitor under 600$, ill will be very glad if u share your experience
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    [SOLVED] Right power connectors for gpu?

    Hi, so I'm going to buy a xfx radeon rx590 8gb fatboy, and was wondering if my thermaltake 600w psu had the correct pins. http://
  10. kurulay5

    Decent game reccomendations?

    Can anyone reccomended me some good games (any genres) that I can play at like 40-60 fps 1080p or 720p At low - medium setting maybe even high on a ryzen 5 2400g apu? Preferably free games or reasonably cheap (£10-£15)
  11. ceriumin

    Rainbow Six Siege potential bottleneck?

    So i bought rainbow six siege and it began to run good on my FX4300 and GTX1050. It ran good at average 90fps on the benchmarks and 1st Situation and then started to fall behind with 40-60fps on each of the situations and then dropping to 20-30fps on casual. Is it a potential bottleneck and can...
  12. K

    [SOLVED] Why do my games freeze on PC ?

    I've brought a new PC and everything worked fine until couple days ago my games randomly started freezing and i don't know if its my drivers or something.. System Specs Intel Core i7-9700k 3.6 Ghz GTX 1070ti 8GB HyperX Fury 2x8 16Gb 2400MHz DDR4 AsusPrime z370-PII EVGA 800W 80+ Cooler Master...
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    Computer Not posting

    I accidentally unplugged my computer from the wall when I was using it. When I tried turning it back on it wouldnt display anything on the monitor, no BIOS or anything. My LED keyboard turns on, and my mouse as well as the LED's on my computer, and the computer fans also turn on but nothing...
  14. S

    Evga 24 pin

    So guys i am looking for a 24pin to 18 pin connecter my power supply id a evga supernova 750wt G2 and the motherboard is asus maximus VI hero
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    [SOLVED] New Cpu for pc

    Hello guys, i was planning to buy a new cpu (i need a intel cpu, please don't recommend me Amd cpu's i had problems with amd, long story..). Soo, my budget is 300euros/343 usd. I need a cpu that will not bottleneck my gtx 1060 3gb (1070/1070ti in few months). My current cpu is i5 6500 atm, and...
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    Question No cooler plain CPU

    I added my cpu without stock cooler And I got about 100 C I got scared and turned off my computer :pt1cable:
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    OP Computer Build

    Good day fellow tech nerds! Just so you guys know, I do infact have the money and ressources to build this beast of a machine! Main reason I created this thread is just for your opinion and solution. I'm gonna list the components now and want to know if there are going to be some compatibility...
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    [SOLVED] My PC Is running really slow lately, does someone know why?

    I stopped using this PC for like 2 months because I was bored with the games that I had. I've found interest in gaming again and now my PC is running really slow. And if I remember right, my pc could handle most games with high fps before. I was playing Destiny 2 recently and in the story...
  19. dimitris_37

    Noise from speakers z530 onboard sound card realtek 887

    Hi to veryone these days i have some strange issue, speakers make anoying noise things that i tried:install reinstall drivers ,try other new speakers ,and the noise is coming even if connect to front panel a headset, the card is realtek887 ,can be faulty the onboard card? pls help !!!
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    Linux Mint 18.3 install is stuck on login

    I have used the DVD to install Linux Mint 18.3 (Cinnamon) on other PCs. This Dell does not seem to have any secure boot flags in the BIOS. Should I go into compatibility mode before the automatic boot is over (ie. pull up the boot screen of the live boot). It seems to think that I'm a user...