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    Question is there any point upgrading graphics card without new CPU?

    okay, even though i built my pc and this might be a stupid question but i got a decent pc Gtx 1080 Intel Core I7-6700K Processor However i want the RTX but i cannot afford to get a new cpu and motherboard. so what i am asking, is there any point in getting a new graphics card without a new cpu?
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    Question Pc Upgrade

    Hello everyone, My current configuration is: CPU: i5-4690 GPU: Sapphire R9-290 tri-x MOBO: ASRock H97 Pro4 PSU: Enermax Revolution xt 630 Watt RAM: 2x4GB Kingstone HyperX Fury DDR3 I assembled this PC on Jenuary 2015, and now, 4 years later it started to lose a bit, especially on "recent"...
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    [SOLVED] SSD compatible with old laptop

    I have a Compaq Probook 4540s that needs its drive upgraded. I have a SSD that I know is compatible. but my father not wanting to spend that much found this SSD and I can't find if it's compatible with my laptop or not. anyone know if it is? specs of current HD: approx 750GB
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    Question What to buy to upgrade my current build?

    Hello fellow PC people. I have around 1000 euros to spare and I was wondering what you people would suggest for me to upgrade my current PC with. Current specs: CPU: AMD FX 8150 Cooling: Stock* Moederbord: ASUS M5A97 R2.0 RAM: 2x Corsair Vengeance (4GB) GPU: Nvidea GTX 770...
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    [SOLVED] Will The Ryzen 5 1600 (paired with a GTX 1070TI) run well at 144hz?

    To preface, I am beginning to gradually replace parts of system and was looking into getting a new monitor as well. The problem is, I am not sure if my Ryzen 5 1600 can handle gaming at 144hz. In the event that it cannot handle a 144hz refresh rate, what would be the next logical upgrade be for...
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    Question Go to X79 or stay X58

    So i currently have a X58 chipset with an X5650 @ 4.6ghz, I can get it to 5ghz plus but it thermal throttles so my question is should i upgrade my Gigabyte G1 sniper X58 board to a X79 board and cpu or should i keep the X58 and get a better cooler to get it to 5ghz + i have been debating it for...
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    Question Obligatory Upgrade Post

    I feel as though it's time to upgrade my CPU, and I'd like to get some insight as to what would go best with my build while also being on the cheaper side of things. It's for gaming. Also as a side maybe some cheaper SSD suggestions? Any help would be appreciated ASUS Z97-A i5-4690k 12 GB of...
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    Question best atx motherboard for i7 6700K

    I'm looking to upgrade my motherboard. I have an i7 6700k and I'm looking for a motherboard below 150$ any ideas are helpful
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    GTX 1060 or RX 480?

    I just built my first PC, and am now looking for a graphics card so I can play the latest games. The two contenders are the Rx 480 or the GTX 1060 (budget of around £250). The components I have are: -i5 4460 -2x8gb DDR3 1600 RAM -550W Cooler Master bronze PSU -ASRock H97M PRO4 motherboard...