upgrade amd processor

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  1. Vox

    [SOLVED] May I switch the CPU?

    Hi there, I'd like to speed up my daughter's PC. I have 2 CPUs with motherboards and I'm unsure if it's worth replacing the CPU: from the AMD A10-5800K to an Intel Pentium G4560. The current "rig" is an FM2 mobo with the mentioned A10-5800K, we use the integrated GPU. It has an SSD, a HDD and...
  2. L

    Question Black Screen

    Hey there! As the title says, I´m running into a black screen and I´m not hearing any POST-sound as soon as I jump my new motherboard. Well, I think I´ve run into the same problem as some others here, but I can´t seem to find the solution - I´m hoping for any reasonable advice as I´m seriously...
  3. B

    Question (Help) What could I upgrade on my pc to make it run faster!

    Hi I would like some advice on what to upgrade on my pc to make it run smoother and handle more things. I’m thinking I need a better processor in my pc. For example when I try gaming and having a program to record my gameplay or for example streaming, my pc starts to make the game slow and take...
  4. matty5ps

    [SOLVED] upgraded from phenom II 955 - fx 8350 and now most games/applications hang for a long time before loading

    as per the description i upgraded my cpu and while im getting phenomenally faster speeds everywhere im having an issue where after i click on an application of any kind there is a massive delay (im talking sometimes over a minute) before the application opens up or the game i have clicked on...
  5. V

    Is the 840 Evo's Rapid Mode pointless with Sata 2?

    I just ordered a new Samsung 840 Evo and I'm very excited about it. However, my laptop's motherboard is only capable of running on Sata 2's 3gb/s speed, so it will be bottlenecking my ssd. (bummer) My question is, will running my ssd on rapid mode be pointless since my sata 2 will already be...