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    [SOLVED] Is it worth it to upgrade from I5 4440 to I5 9600k?

    I intend to upgrade from I5 4440 to I5 9600(ram,+mobo) as I want to play in 1080p , so Im looking forward to reach 60 fps in single games such metro exodus ,Sekrio, far cry dawn. Is upgrading will give me a real difference? And unforunatly ryzen not provided in my country. My current rig is...
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    Question Noticed small water droplets inside computer case

    I own a evga clc280 to cool my i7 8700k and have had it for 6 months. Last month I noticed small water droplets on the inside of my tempered glass side panel. The pc is about 8ft from my shower. I have wiped the moisture out and it takes a while before it returns. Do you think it is my aio...
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    Question RX 590 no signal

    So to understand the situation, u must read this thread: https://forums.tomshardware.com/threads/rx-580-no-signal.3443985/?view=date The thread was left unsolved and I decided to pause it since I had exams coming up. Now exams are gone...its back...however now I ordered a new psu, BRAND NEW...
  4. EyyMunchian

    Is there a way to change my username?

    I made this account in a whim, and now seeing as it has become a very helpful site for me I’ve become a little more invested. Is there a possible way to change my username? I’ve searched the settings and profile section but can’t find it. And if so I would like to change it to: EyyMunchian
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    Question Advice please on dropping off parts for a builder

    I have bought all my parts and now I need to drop them off to a guy to build. I do not know this person but he has good reviews (not sure of that means much). Do I need to make up a contract for him to sign stating that I am dropping off the parts and he's signing to receive said parts and...
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    Question 60 fps + not smooth

    Hi all. As an interim upgrade I picked up a 2nd gtx 970 for cheap and am running sli. I also bought a Dell D2719HGF 144hz monitor in anticipation of getting a Navi card later in the year. Now I could be wrong but I thought that if my cards are pushing out high fps and my monitor has high fps...
  7. Question SSD userbenchmark poor, any fixes?

    Been recently "buffing" my desktop, few new parts and all that on a tight budget due to personal reasons. I've managed to improve the benchmark from quite poor all around (from below 30th percentile in many cases) to reasonable in most places, however no matter what I do, my ssd always returns...
  8. Anmera

    Question VGA and DRAM not working

    Hi every one. I've recently completed a PC build and ran into some problems. My motherboard indicates that the DRAM and VGA are not working properly, and is not displaying any video on my tv. I could use all the help I could get thanks Here is the specs. Power supply: corsair RM850x GPU: ASUS...
  9. News USB 4 Debuts With Twice the Throughput and Thunderbolt 3 Support

    The USB Promoter Group announced it is stepping forward to the USB 4 interface that enables up to 40 Gbps of throughput and supports Thunderbolt 3. Read more here. PAUL ALCORN @PaulAlcorn Paul Alcorn is a Senior Editor for Tom's Hardware US. He writes news and reviews on CPUs, storage and...
  10. JackalTheJackal

    Question PC NO SIGNAL/RESTARTING WHILE PLAYING SPECIFIC GAMES

    So basically since I bought this pc I could play some intesive games on max with no problems AND when I play some non demanding like Dead by daylight it shuts down wtf? I'll get a new pc up to 2k if I don't resolve this asap I ain't got no time to figure out is it cpu? gpu? drivers? mb? stress...
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    Question Computer booting but monitor is not reacting

    Hi , I have problem with my PC because mu pc is booting but i dont see any reaction on my monitor. I have tried to use different monitor, Ram , power supply and I even order new motherboard . Also cleaned cmos but still is not working and I tried to connect my monitor to mobo or gpu with...
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    Question Google chrome and apps slow to open but then run fine when they do?

    I'm not positive this is a storage issue so please point me in the right direction if you can but this issue started happening around when my SSD filled up, I then cleared 120gb from the 500gb SSD but everything is still slow to open I have a decently fast computer (Video Card: gtx 1060 6gb...
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    Question HELP!! Monitor randomly goes black and comes back on

    so i finally got my system all working and now ive come across more problems, my 2 monitors ( both different, 1 dell, 1 ips LG ) soem times its random my screen seem to go black and come back on again its random i cant recreate it, but this time the montors both went off completely said no...
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    Question Why is my "Onboard LAN" totally MISSING from BIOS in HP Desktop!?

    Hello everybody! This is my first time here and MY issue is one that many people have had to deal with, since there are posts about it all over the internet! To cut a long story short: My HP Desktop lost all connection to the Internet via our ethernet cable as the result of a SEVERE lightning...
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    Is 2011 too old in MacBook Years?

    Should I buy this MacBook Pro 13" early 2011 for $203 in 2019? Product Information The MacBook Pro MC700LL/A boasts a 13.3 inches LED-backlit display that offers wide-angle viewing with exceptional clarity and detail. Powered by the Intel Core i5 dual core processor, this Apple MacBook Pro...
  16. aafusc2988

    Downloaded CPU-Z to see what it said about my memory...

    https://imgur.com/a/TvxJVmc G-SKILL AEGIS 2x8GB DDR4 3000Mhz (XMP Profile - had to set as it was 2133Mhz at build or something) ASRock Z390 Extreme4 LGA 1151 motherboard be quiet! Shadow Rock TF2 cooler (overhangs RAM) My friend and I built the PC and we installed the two sticks of RAM in B1...
  17. Sirion05

    Monitor loses signal unless GPU underclocked

    Hi, I have a problem with my GIGABYTE NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1080 Windforce, specifically that the monitor loses signal as soon as I load into games and I have to reboot my system. Sometimes the fan goes into 100% speed too. Tried a bunch of stuff to fix this (reseated the GPU, checked cable...
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    Mount for 34" and 27"

    Hello! I would like to get a mount for stacking my LG 34uc79g-b 34" curved monitor and my Acer Predator XB272 (where the uw is the bottom one) would this mount work, even though it says it support 27"? (if not, can you link me one that would) thanks in advance. Link...
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    my pc is suddenly running games slow

    my pc is suddenly running all games really slow and lagging really hard. even really low demanding games are slow. i had a windows update but thats the only things thats changed with my pc. my specs are: Operating System Windows 8.1 64-bit CPU Intel Core i7 6700K @ 4.00GHz 30 °C Skylake 14nm...
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    pc really slow after clean windows install

    pc really slow after clean windows install i just installed windows a few days ago it lags watching youtube videos cant even handle csgo over 20 fps and it keeps stuttering and haveing lag spikes please help