Forum discussion tagged with Ultra.
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    Question X570 AORUS ULTRA (rev. 1.0)+Ryzen 5 5600X - Board Only Boots With RAM In Slots A1/A2

    I upgraded from a Ryzen 5 3600 to the new 5600X today. I was running 4x8GB DDR4 RAM. With the 3600 and it worked fine, dual channel/32GB and all. With 5600X it only allows me to put RAM in the first two slots (A1/A2). I did test all four sticks in (A1/A2) and they work perfectly. No matter what...
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    Hello fellow XFX owners or experts. I have a question involving the Quiet Bios Switch, after extensive research I cant find anything about it online explaining the difference in performance. I was hoping that someone could tell me what it does and how much it effects performance and ultimately...
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    [SOLVED] Getting low fps with Asus Rog Strix RTX 2080 Ti

    So as the title says I'm getting somewhat low frames per second with my new pc, that I built about a few weeks ago. I have the RTX 2080ti in it and I've been reading and watching videos about the average fps counts that others have (around 120 or so in Battlefield V at 1440p) and I have pretty...
  4. Mezoxin

    [SOLVED] Seasonic Focus plus vs Prime Ultra vs Corsair HX-1000

    the 3 models corsair HX-1000w Seasonic PRIME 1000 Gold SSR-1000GD and Focus Plus 1000w gold are nearly identical in price were i live ? Which one should i go with ? I know they are an overkill for my current build but i would be planning to upgrade in the near future
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    [SOLVED] Will GTX 1070 and i7 4790K be enough for 60 fps 1440p ultra gaming?

    Just as the title says. I have a non-overclocked i7 4790K with 16 gigs of DDR3 ram (1600 mhz stock) and looking to get a GTX 1070 for gaming only. I'm not into competitive online gaming (cs go, pubg, etc) so a decent frame rate between 50-60 fps is enough for my eyes not detecting any slowing...
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    Question GTX 960 - GTA V - Low GPU usage while playing GTA 5

    PC specs: 970A-DS3P FX 6300 GTX 960 12 GB RAM Windows 7 64-bit While playing GTA 5 / FiveM my GPU usage is at 5 - 25%. I tried changing settings to ultra, except from the game looking better, GPU usage stays the same and frames are still stuck at around 30. Anyone had similar problem? Please...
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    Makeshift Liquid Cooling for PC?

    Okay, so I dreamt up an idea last night, and I was wondering if it would work. So, it involves liquid cooling- if my understanding of it is correct, it works by having water-filled pipes throughout your computer and, due to water's high specific heat capacity, the water absorbs a lot of the heat...
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    GHZ vs. Thread Count

    I'm looking at two CPUs and right now I'm thinking of either the 85 8600k (overclocked) or i7 8700. I'm mostly doing gaming and I may be doing some editing in the future. Which is more important, higher GHZ in the i5 or higher threads in the i7? Also can someone explain what threads are...
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    Slightly better replacement for ATI HD5770

    Hello everyone, I have this pc for almost 10 years, and it ran with an ATI HD 5770 MSI variant since. Recently that graphic card stopped working and I started to look for a replacement, and that's where I would appreciate some help. I intend to just replace the graphics card in order to keep...
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    Change Kraken X62 to read CPU temp instead of Liquid?

    I've done some reading around recently and heard that the Kraken line of CPU coolers reads the liquid temperatures to modulate fan speed and pump RPM instead of the CPU temperature. I was wondering if it is possible to change this in any way, or if I'm stuck with it. My end goal is to decrease...
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    psu with gpu

    can I install geforce gtx 1050 ti with thermaltake 530w smart s???
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    Can't boot PC

    When I try to boot my PC it hangs for a second on Verifying DMI pool data. It then pops up with the error message: " exF Remove disks or other media." However the only things plugged into the PC are my keyboard, hdmi cable and power cable. When I entered BIOS and went to Hard disk boot priority...
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    How can i improve AE CS6 performance?

    I have just started using Adobe After Effect CS6.I am having the worst experience using such software. My computer Specs: CPU: Intel i5 6600k GPU: Nividia 980Ti Xtreme Gaming Edition 6GB RAM: Corsair Vengence 32GB 3000MHz MB: AsRock z170 Exteme4 Hard: SSD I have no idea if this my pc is the...
  14. D

    Computer lagging for no reason.

    So... Yesterday i left my computer turned on in economy mode (Energy/Power saving mode). This morning i restarted my computer with Normal Settings, but i saw that everything was loading very slow, lag spikes and other things. When i'm playing games some of them crash (yesterday they didn't...
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    What cables will I need for my first PC build?

    Hey all, I'm starting my build, and I would love to know what, if any, cables I will need to buy for it. Here's the build: AMD FX-8370 4.0GHz 8-Core Processor $179.99 Samsung 850 EVO-Series 500GB 2.5" Solid State Drive $149.89 EVGA GeForce GTX 750 Ti 2GB FTW ACX Video Card $139.18 Asus...
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    Kingston HyperX Blu 4gb and HyperX Fury 8gb will it work ?

    i have a Kingston HyperX Blu4gb and HyperX Fury 8gb i just want to ask will it work or it will just damage my computer ? sorry for my bad english ! i Have A55M-E Board A10-5800k Apu
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    New Gigabyte MOBO in a Dell Dimension case?

    Can I use a new Gigabyte Micro ATX Motherboard GA-78LMT that has HDMI in my old Dell Dimension 3000 case? I know it will fit but I don't know if there will be any other issues with it being used in that case.
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    Built PC, No VGA input on monitor.

    I recently finished building a pc, and everything is working fine, except the monitor says that it couldn't detect any VGA input. I have tried everything, and am seriously worried. All of the lights and fans are working, but the graphic card's fan stops a few seconds after turning the pc on. I...
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    Halo 1 PC

    Hey i recently purchased an old halo game from CEX its installed of a disc and installs fine. However when i try and launch it nothing happens atall. Ive tried running as admin, compatability mode and reduced color does any one have any more ideas on how to get it to work?
  20. nipun1999

    looking fo a low budget graphic card

    i have a i3-3220 3.3Ghz processor and Intel DH67BL motherboard. I want to play games like assassins creed black flag, fifa 15 etc for it i require a graphic card which can play these games smoothly. I have a budget of less than 7500 pls suggest me some graphics card for my rig
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    hard disk not getting read in disk manager and my computer

    last night I tried using my external seagate goflex hard disk(1 TB).My hard disk shows signs of powering on but does not get detected in both my disk manager as well as in my devices and printers menu in control panel.I had previously used my hard ware 1 day before and it worked flawlessly.I...
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    Asus vs239hv good for (casual) gaming?

    Hello guys, I'm seriously considering to buy an Asus vs239hv monitor but I'm not fully sure if it wil be good for me. I am going to play games like CSGO, GTA V and Witcher 3 and not on a very competitive level or something. I just want good color reproduction and I want to be able to play games...
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    What RAM do I need?

    Hi, I'm 13 years old and I've always been using computers my dad built, but when we were going to build one together, I noticed he never used RAM.. So all the time i have been playing games with just a hard drive. Anyways, what type of RAM do I need? I have 3 PCI slots and this is what they look...
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    Cheap Easy and Reliable Gaming Gear

    Im about to start pc gaming and was wondering what keyboard and mouse i should get. I was thinking razor deathstalker and razor deathadder. Are mechanical keyboards worth it?
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    Absolute beginner's questions re: PC gaming setup

    My apologies to all you experts, but I need help with 2 very, very basic questions in the context of considering getting a PC rather than an Xbox: 1) How does a PC accommodate 2 or more different controllers--can they be wired, or do they have to be wireless? if wired, then through which ports...
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    Budget Gaming PC

    Hello guys im going to build my first gaming pc soon and I would like some help from all of you thanks in advance My budget is around 550$(I.e INR 32000) Im not going to overclock or do any upgrade for next 2-3 years except in terms of ram and hdd. Im going to play games at 720P at playable fps...
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    Would it be worth it to sell my 2 year old pc and build a new one? How much is it worth?

    I spent $600 on it. How much could I sell it for? I just dont know what the depreciation values are on PCs these days. Since it is custom built could I get more than $600? Would it be worth it to sell it and build a new one? How much performance would I gain if I built a new one for around $600...
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    UnPark My Cpu Windows 10 For Bf4

    (I Have Windows 10) (i have gtx 650 msi 1gb oc edtion) can i unpark my cpu i5-3470 and i have an msi moderboard when i am trying to unpark my cpu it's says park the moderboadr has a connection to this problam? i want to unpark for bf4
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    sound card asus

    Hello. I was wondering is this sound card asus xonar dg 5.1 compatible with directx 12 and rest of my specs: MOBO: ASROCK 990FX EXTREME3 CPU: FX 8350 4 GHZ 8 GB DDR3 1600 MHZ GTX 970 4 GB DDR5 HARD DISK 1000 GB SEAGATE 700W ANTEC. Tell me if it sound card asus xonar dg 5.1 compatible with my...
  30. MyKeyblader

    What new features does each new Nvidia series bring?

    So I have heard that each new Nvidia series of cards has more features than the previous series. I recently went from AMD to Nvidia on my secondary gaming pc(GTS 250) and realized that a few of my games had GPU water simulation as a graphics option that was not present in the AMD card. Is this...
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    Wireless Network Card not recognized after hibernate

    I have a NetGear N600 wireless network card for my desktop. It works fine when it has power. However, every time I come out of hibernation mode, the card does not appear to be connected. If I unplug it and plug it back in, it works fine. I was have a problem with my mouse and keyboard doing the...
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    Can this PSU support and overclock ?

    Hey guys, i have a EVGA GTX 970 and my PSU is a Cougar 500W RX 500, do you guys think this PSU will give enough power to overclock ? or i should by a 600W – 700W before trying to overclock ?
  33. KaiserPhantasma

    Whats the difference between the MSI 7970 BE edition and MSI 7970 OC/BE edition?

    Whats the difference between them is it just that the other one is already boosted and the other one is boosted AND overclockable?
  34. avidity

    Which GTX 970 should I get?

    I was suggested the MSI GTX 970 however, after looking at NCIX's website the Gigabyte 1.11 GHz model is on sale: http://www.ncix.com/detail/gigabyte-geforce-gtx-970-oc-6d-102012-1301.htm. Should I hold out and get the MSI or just buy the Gigabyte model? Or any other suggestions are great.
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    Can I take apart an External HDD and Place the Drive into my Computer?

    Hello internet. So, I am interested in buying 3-4 new 4tb hard drives for a NAS/ RAID storage I am setting up in my home. I have the device decided on and now I need the storage. I am having trouble figuring something out and hope you all can help me. I have purchased internal hard drives in...
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    what monitor should i use 27inch 1080p 120-144hz or a 27inch 1440p 60hz

    Hello everyone, I wanted to know what kind of monitor i should be going with with my set-up. my set-up is : http://www.scan.co.uk/3xs/shared/e43c28dd-e78c-46d4-809b-9ff5d204997e i dont know if links are ok on this forum but if they're not i'm sorry and i'll edit the post. The GPU is a single...
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    Random Lag Spikes?

    So I've had my computer about a year (bought it prebuilt and added a better video card). It's a Dell XPS with the following specs: i7-3770 3.4 Ghz Processor 8GB DDR3 1600 Mhz RAM GTX 750ti Superclock Graphics Card 1TB Western Digital Hard Drive 450W Dell Power Supply I'm not sure about the...
  38. lhuigi

    HIS R9-270 iPower IceQ X2 Boost Clock 2GB-256bit GDDR5

    Can I run this card? A8-5600K Corsair VS 450
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    need a graphics card

    Hi, I'm new to the whole graphics card world and last week my friend gave me a PC with no graphics card... so i need to get a new card i have a budget of $400... the PC is running on a FX-8350 4.3Ghz CPU, Corsair High Performance Vengeance 2x8gb, MSI 970A-G46 mobo, Corsair H100i liquid CPU...
  40. AnthonyAshForever

    Weird Problem on my HDD

    Hello and good day computer geeks... My name is Anthony but first let me say that please be patient on my english grammar i hope you understands it coz this is my best :) so here we go.. im having a weird trouble with my computer i hope you guys can help me about this coz im starting to lose...