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    Gaming PC under Rs 50,000

    I want to build a gaming pc under Rs 50,000.I don't want a monitor,keyboard, mouse or a hard disk and I would like to have an Intel cpu and nvidia gpu.I want to buy it in India
  2. rahlo

    What's the hubbub with Skylake? What's your i5 CPU recommendation?

    Pretty much as the title says. What's up with the Skylake? Why does it seem everyone is losing their mind over it? Am I missing out by going with a different CPU? I'm about to purchase a new CPU for gaming. I was about to make a move on the Intel Core i5-4690K Devil's Canyon Quad-Core 3.5...
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    Help with my first build version 2.0!

    Hi, I'm ready to order and build my first PC, all I need is the confirmation that this setup will work and that I have not missed anything. My budget is around $1,000. this is a gaming-only PC with NO overclocking. It would be appreciated if you could also recommend better equipment in the same...
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    Can't get external monitor to work with Lenovo Helix

    Hello and thank you for reading. I have a 2013 Lenovo Helix running Windows 10 that I'm using for college. I'm trying to connect it via mini-displayport adapter to hdmi to dvi to my Acer G276HL monitor. I've tried updating the drivers for my Helix, which didn't work. Next I tried installing...
  5. O

    Will my CPU bottleneck my new GPU?

    I'm thinking about getting a Nvidia Geforce GTX 970 (currently have GTX 760) and was wondering if my CPU (i5 4460 3.20GHz) will bottleneck system performance. I don't want to have to buy a new CPU as well as a new graphics card. Thanks
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    PC components weight?

    Hello. I'm planing to build a new pc with this parts PCPartPicker part list / Price breakdown by merchant CPU: AMD FX-8320 3.5GHz 8-Core Processor ($136.99 @ NCIX US) Motherboard: Gigabyte GA-990FXA-UD3 ATX AM3+ Motherboard ($109.98 @ Newegg) Memory: G.Skill Sniper 8GB (2 x 4GB) DDR3-1600...
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    Nymi Band Can Now Authenticate Payments With Your Heartbeat

    Nymi announced a closed pilot program that tests wearable credit card payments that are authenticated with the users' unique electrocardiogram (ECG) data. Nymi Band Can Now Authenticate Payments With Your Heartbeat : Read more
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    Compatible motherboard/power supply

    I'm building a PC with an I3 4170 and GTX 960, would this motherboard and power supply work with that build? My budget for the motherboard is $100 Canadian, and $90 Canadian for the power supply. Motherboard: Power supply...
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    catastrophic system failure?

    So 48 hours ago i had a power surge that killed my video card and has left a burn mark on my motherboard as-well. I put an old video card in to test if other components were still working out come, they are working. Today 2GB RAM stopped working along with my OCZ 256 GB SSD that I've had for 6...
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    Please help me put together a niche system

    I've posted before about a build that I thought I wanted, but the more I read, the more it seems like overkill. I don't plan on playing battle field in an ultra competitive way (read: at all), so I guess I don't need a titan with a 4k 144hz super thunder lightning monitor. I want the system to...
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    PC reboot loop, strange behavior

    Hi, I have a desktop that has been working fine for last 6 year. Since last week, I see strange behavior. The pc shuts off automatically. When I push the power button on the pc, it will start for 2 secs and then go in a reboot loop, without anything showing up on the monitor. Only when I unplug...
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    GTA 5 and Minecraft modpacks seem to run worse than they should?

    Okay, so my rig consists of this before we get any farther: CPU: FX-8350 @ 4.7GHz Stable with 40C Idle and 63C Under load GPU: R9 290 @ 1140Mhz Core and 1525Mhz Memory clocks stable with Idle: 35C and Load: 65C (MAX) VRM Temps (GPU-Z) VRM 1 MAX: 53C and VRM 2 MAX: 58C GPU Drivers: AMD Omega 15.5...
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    Dual monitor set up

    This might be a super basic question, but which port would it be better to set up dual monitors, onboard GPU or expansion GPU? http://
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    AMD R9 290x Crossfire Power

    So recently I have been seeing a trend of games asking for an AMD r9 290. Since I have a 290x I can see games in about a year asking for a 290x . As such I decided "Maybe I should cossfire" But what powersupply do I need. Currently I run an AMD R9 290x Club 3D RoyalAce and will hopefully run a...
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    Off site storage - will WD EX2 work?

    Hello, Im currently using as storage back up WD My book - automatically back up any new file saved in my PC. In case of disaster, data can be lost as my PC and My book up are at the same location. Im thinking to buy WD EX2, place it at house of my parents and back there. Im not expert and...
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    Can I put a GeForce 9800 GT in a hp compaq dc7800 computer that hasn't had any upgrades done to it?

    I want to play a couple games on Steam and I have to get a better GPU
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    Will my build do OK?

    Hi, i'm new to building computers, and this is my first build ever. I'm wondering if theres anything wrong with my build (wether the motherboard is good enough for the rest of the build etc.). Build: Gigabyte GTX 970 Intel Core i5 4590 Gigabyte B85M motherboard 8GB DDR3 RAM 1333Mhz. Thanks! :)
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    SSD choice question

    I've never owned an SSD and have decided to purchase one but there are so bloody many to choose I honestly have no idea where to start. What makes seem to be the most reliable? Is it worth looking at models that came out a couple of years ago or has the tech progressed a lot since then? Is it a...
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    Made a noob mistake, bought a case too small for components, could use some help finding the right one.

    First sorry for the length, just want to be crystal clear. Also, I've never built a computer that wasn't just something standard so this is the first PC where I've wanted to be specific about individual parts and making sure everything is not only good quality, but will last, is expandable, all...
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    Suggestions Regarding GPU

    Building a new PC Projected Specs: i5 4590, MSI B85-E45, G Skill Ripjaws 2x4GB 1600MHz, Samsung Evo 850 120GB SSD. Some old components that i will transfer from my current rig: XFX 650 Watt PSU (Around 45 or 46 Amps from a single 12V rail) Samsung 1TB 7200 RPM HDD Samsung DVD Rom Samsung...
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    Amd CPU fm2+

    What's the cheapest cpu that fits in a fm2+ socket? Other non fm2+ CPUs fit in fm2+ sockets don't they? I'm asking because I need to buy a cheap processor in order to run a bios update before I can use my other cpu
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    ASUS Touchpad Not Working (fn+F9 not working either)

    I just bought an ASUS TP500LA with windows 8.1. I received it in the mail today, turned it on and the touchpad isn't working. I tried fn+F9 first with no success. Then I went into change PC settings, mouse and touch pad but there are only options for a mouse. So I then went into the control...
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    What build is better for gaming?

    Which out of these builds is better for gaming? A- -1000 pounds B- - 1050 pounds If you think you can come up with better please let me know.
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    Need help choosing RAM

    I've been needing to replace my RAM recently (MemTes86+ shows thousands of errors) and I've never done this before as all my PCs have been pre-built. I thought I could choose anything DDR3, but now I realise there's a list of compatible RAM for my motherboard...
  25. drumrocker365

    What do you guys think of the new MacBook?

    What do you guys think of the new Apple MacBook? No, not the Air or the Pro. The new 2015 MacBook. This isn't a question looking for one specific answer, rather a discussion. Go to town :D
  26. Mister Darius

    Help in Bios

    So I overclocked my cpu to stable 4,5ghz, but noticed when on idle it doesn't lower it's frequency automatically. What settings should I turn on off in bios to turn that feature again?
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    HDMI port is small

    Ok I bought an Asus VX239h IPS monitor and I found out that the hdmi port is too big. Another problem is the design of the GPU(GTX 750) and my pc casing it seems like a typical adapter won't fit. I found this: Do you guys think this...
  28. The Original Yeti

    Windows 8.1 Stuck At Preparing Automatic Repairs

    Today I was on my computer, which has Windows 8.1, and it crashed on me. It restarted automatically and it said "Preparing Automatic Repairs" and then it was just stuck on that screen and wouldn't move on with the repair. After about 20 minutes I decided to restart my computer and go into the...
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    Random ping spikes when gaming online.

    I recently had a custom PC built and had a wireless card put into it. The only online game I have installed so far is CS:GO. Whenever I play, every 3-5 minutes my ping/ms will jump from 60 to about 300 for 1-2 seconds then come back down. I'm not sure what the problem is, and I really want to...
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    need help with MB H87-G43 bios upgrade

    I have a brand new msi mb that won't post. I've tried everything. I swapped a psu with a known working one. I swapped a hd. I swapped my memory. I installed it in another tower. I installed it without a tower. I have both the 24 pin hooked up and the 8 pin as well. I took off my heat...