System advice

Forum discussion tagged with System advice.
  1. spynmaker

    Question Mackie OS 5.1 Another Windows OS.

    Hello. I hope this is ok here. I have just acquired a Mackie d8b studio console. The way this recording software is setup is by a bare version of Windows 95 and called Mackie OS. The latest version we have is 5.1 and of course no newer versions because the technology was abandoned. But the...
  2. S

    [SOLVED] Should i upgrade?

    Hello everyone. So i have a Evga 980 ti sc+ acx 2.0 gpu for the past 4 years (https://www.evga.com/products/specs/gpu.aspx?pn=3cdfab4c-0eab-44b7-8f32-2a6780a37c4b) i'm really wondering if i should sell it and grab a palit 3060 ti dual oc...
  3. S

    [SOLVED] Should I upgrade or replace system.

    I have a computer from about 2013 that I bought as a pre-built and later moved components into a different case. These are the specs: i5 4670 3.4 GHz Weird Custom Motherboard from HP that has weird CPU cooling mounting holes and custom 6 pin power cable. 8 GB (2*4) DDR3 1600 MHz memory 2x 500 GB...
  4. KojiroAoshi

    Question Upgrading PC, have some questions

    Hello. I'm not a native English speaker, so I'm sorry for my grammar and other mistakes. I'm going to change my current system (i5 4670, 8gb ddr3) for a ryzen and have some questions. The system is for gaming mostly, I'm not into video coding or streaming. I'm playing in full hd mode (60 hz) and...
  5. K

    [SOLVED] Boot time on SSD 3+ Minutes

    Specs: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/JmRT8Y I've recently changed my setup into a new case. Everything went smoothly and worked as it should be, except for the boot time. Somehow it increased from (rough guess) 30 seconds to 2/3 minutes. starting from pressing the power button From what i can...
  6. HappyHambo

    I5 vs I3

    I've been making a list of parts for my first PC build for quite a while now and I originally chose a Intel Core i3-4160 3.6GHz but then I head that i5 were better. So I'm wondering if i should get a Intel Core i5-4440 3.1GHz with a R9 280x or just stick with the Intel Core i3-4160 3.6GHz and...