Forum discussion tagged with speeds.
  1. G

    Question Low speed on front panel USB type C port ?

    I am having quite a strange problem, my front type-c port delivers usb-2 speeds (around 40mb/s) when I plug an external ssd to it. It's worth mentioning that the same ssd connected to the same port deliverd 500mb/s speeds before I upgraded to windows 11 and in addition it worked fine with my...
  2. ankido

    [SOLVED] Nighthawk X6 R8000 killing my speed

    Hi, My Nighthawk X6 R8000 turns out it's not giving me the speeds I pay for. For the last couple of years, I noticed my speed went down from 900mbps to 250mbps. I thought maybe xfinity is being xfinity and killing my speed. I replaced the xfinity modem and used a Motorola and the problem...
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    [SOLVED] Two computers, connected via LAN in same way, two very different speeds, pulling my hair out as to why.

    Hello, I have two computers (#1 and #2 below) connected to the same switch, and one consistently sees over 800Mbps download speeds via Ookla speed test, the other sees only 300-400Mbps. All specs below. I have done all of the adjustments on widows 10 suggested (set to max duplex speed, turn...
  4. haidynjon

    Question Xbox and pc get different speeds.

    Right so I get 200mbps WiFi on my phone. I use an inline adapter and from that I connect my Xbox and pc. I get about 50-70 on my pc but 130+ on my Xbox. Why is my wired connection not 200 and why does my pc degrade is so much. Is there problem with my b350 gigabyte gaming 3 motherboard or my...
  5. JayMay28

    [SOLVED] Brand New PC has super slow download speeds on great WiFi

    So I just built my brand new pc and also upgraded my WiFi from 300mbps to 1GB. I have all of the drivers downloaded for my motherboard and for my WiFi adapters. Yet, I am still getting 2mbps when downloading games. Anyone have a solution? Specs are: Ryzen 9 3900x, MSI GTX 2070 Super, 2 TB HDD...
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    [SOLVED] I have 1gb/s but get 100mb down 800mb up

    I just recently got 1gb/s internet speed on fiver optic lines hooked up at the house...and I am hardlined in on my PC. My router isn't the greatest but it should is capable on wired connections of supporting 1gb/s speeds... But my PC is only getting 130 mb download and over 750 mb/s upload...
  7. bobjackieson

    [SOLVED] Ram compatible?

    https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B083TSJ8NJ/ref=cm_sw_r_other_apa_i_5XBxEbRSZGTPG https://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B06XJ68LK5/ref=cm_sw_r_other_apa_i_wwCxEb8GDD8SH GIGABYTE B450M DS3H RYZEN 5 1600AF SAPPHIRE NITRO 580 4GB
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    [SOLVED] Cpu fan speed revving up and down constantly

    My cpu fan constantly changes speeds, going up and down every 5-10sec, even when not playing games or doing anything. It's quite loud and I feel it's unnecessarily drawing more power when it doesn't need to. New Pc build, I haven't messed with bios before or anything so not sure if I have to...
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    Question Why is an i5 with higher clock speeds worse than a i7?

    This is what I found: https://cpu.userbenchmark.com/Compare/Intel-Core-i7-9700F-vs-Intel-Core-i5-7640X/m816132vsm310543 i7: 8 Cores, 8 Threads 3 GHz i5: 4 Cores, 4 Threads 4.00 GHz I get that the i7 has more cores and is more efficient. But surely the i5 is better because of its clock speeds...
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    Question When plugged into my modem I get a higher download speed.

    So lately I've been downloading things very slowly. When I go to speedtest.net my download speed is always somewhere between 800-940 mbs/s. But when I download any games or anything I won't download faster than 2MB/s. When plugged into my modem I download at 70-80MB/s. I've looked through my...
  11. P

    [SOLVED] I am new and need some guidance...RAM speed and cooling issues?

    So I recently built my first PC and, at least for a "my first build," I would say that it is quite the powerhouse! I am proud of it and everything seems to be working properly. I will include the specifications now... Computer Information: Manufacturer: System manufacturer Model...
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    Question GPU speeds seem to be locked on new laptop

    Hi everyone, I recently bought a MSI GS65 stealth with the RTX 2060 GPU and I7. Heres the link for more specs: https://www.bestbuy.com/site/msi-15-6-gaming-laptop-intel-core-i7-16gb-memory-nvidia-geforce-rtx-2060-512gb-solid-state-drive-matte-black-with-gold-diamond-cut/6321439.p?skuId=6321439...
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    Question Can someone tell me if there is any way to change the speeds of the LL120s from corsair without buying the 60 dollar commander pro?

    I cannot no matter what application i use change the speeds of these fans i am using a fan hub i bought off amazon for 15 bucks its plugged into one four pin chassis fan header on my mobo and also another thing i already went into my bios and i cannot change the speed of the chassis fans from...
  14. pabloxavez

    Question Need help setting ram to rated speeds.

    Hello everyone, I'm kind of new to this, I bought this set of ram some time ago: https://docs.wixstatic.com/ugd/20c502_0f363e2c540748d084884ac390903fcc.pdf and I have been having some trouble trying to overclock it to 2933 mhz. This is my system as shown in the bios: View...
  15. S

    [SOLVED] Requesting help verifying SSD speeds - NVME vs SATA III

    Hi All - Big fan of Tom's Hardware - Have come here for many issues throughout the years to solve issues, I need some help now customized to my own rig. I recently purchased a V-NAND SSD 970 EVO PLUS NVME 500GB to add to my PC. I'm currently using (2) SAMSUNG 850 EVO 500 GBs connected through...
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    Will this build work?

    -Motherboard: ASUS P8H61-M LE/CSM R1.05 LGA 1155 Intel H61(B3) mATX Motherboard P8H61-M LE -Ram: CORSAIR Vengeance Pro 16GB (2 x 8GB) 240-Pin -Processor: INTEL i7-3770 Quad Core (8-Thread) 3.4 - 3.9GHz
  17. O

    Good PSU for my build below 60 euro

    Hello i was wondering if there is good PSU that is compatible with my build and cost below 60 euro Build: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/RGhpPs
  18. R

    Crushing problems with gtx 1070 asus laptop

    Hi everyone, I have recently bought asus G752VS gaming laptop but I have crishing problem which seen as ''Display driver stopped responding and it succesfuly recovered.'' My all drivers (BIOS, Nvidia, Windows, Intel) updated. This problem only occur while I playing game ( every game). And my...
  19. M

    Windows 10: Most programs cannot sign in automatically

    About to weeks ago i updated my pc to Windows 10, first i had some trouble with high Memory usage but i fixed it by updating my Network driver. at the same time, I also updated a Motherboard driver and some intel drivers and Java. i no longer have a problem with memory usage, but my pc simply...
  20. A

    Worried about hard drive

    Hey guys, I have WD Blue 1TB I wanted to take a look so I took it out of its ESD bag and touched the PCB but I didn't hear or feel anything strange. I didn't take any precautions so now I'm so worried that it could be damaged. So please Help
  21. C

    WiFi in cars

    Why do I need so much stuff in/on my home to get WiFi, if they can put it in a car
  22. S

    Ruined Graphics Quality because of factory reset

    I recently reset my computer to factory settings for a good reason but now every game that I run can not run at a high quality like it used to. I do not know how to fix it or what I did all I know is that I want it to work the way it used to. Help?
  23. mrcnarine

    Best way for me to upgrade to the FX-8350 ?

    Hello everyone, I posted this a week ago but I wasn't getting anywhere. I have a budget of 500$ and want to upgrade my budget gaming pc to more of an editing pc from the 6300 to the 8350. I was told that most of my parts aren't going to be able to be used again if I was to upgrade and it doesn't...
  24. S

    Will Gigabyte H61M-S2P m

    As mentioned below, these are the motherboard specs- CPU 1. Support for Intel ® Core™ i7 processors/Intel ® Core™ i5 processors/ Intel® Core™ i3 processors/Intel ® Pentium® processors/Intel ® Celeron® processors in the LGA1155 package 2. L3 cache varies with CPU (Some Intel ® Core™ processors...
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    Windows 8.1 Drivers for HP Elitebook 8440p

    I have installed win 8.1 on notebook HP Elitebook 8440p but on website drivers for win 8.1 are not available . But it is working fine but i am not satisfied because of grafix performance, like it is playing HD video but not an attractive one. All drivers were installed by default except finger...