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  1. feemonts

    Question I7-4790K Still Worth it? Or do I need an upgrade

    Hi, I have a CPU I7-4790K (not OC, just the Base clock) GTX970 4GB 12GB DDR3 I can run the recent games (Odyssey, Sekiro, RAGE2, RE2, Darksiders3) at high or even ultra settings (medium shadows or anti-aliasing) however my CPU is reaaally old, back to 2014. Was wondering, do I really need an...
  2. K

    Question Upgrade cpu?

    I recently bought a new GPU, the RTX 2060, and I am experiencing some bottlenecking with my i5 8400. Considering upgrading to an i5 9600k, do you think that is a good idea or just a waste of money?
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    Question What to do software-wise after CPU, RAM, and Motherboard replacement?

    So I'm upgrading my PC's Motherboard, RAM, and CPU. I know how the hardware installation works as I built this PC, but I have no idea what I should do for Windows and keeping all of my files. Any help? OS: Windows 10 Old: Motherboard: MSI 970 Gaming CPU: AMD FX: 8350 New: Motherboard: ASUS...
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    Question [WTA]Upgrading prebuilt pc

    Hi tomshardwre, I have a Lenovo H30-50. I wanted to upgrade the GPU to GTX 750Ti(single fan). Do you think it works? Thanks in advance. (Sorry for my bad English) My current specs are: i5-4460 8GB ram GT 720 My plans are: 1)Upgrade GPU 2)Upgrade PSU if GPU requires a lot of power but it may...
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    Question Which component of my PC should I upgrade?

    I want to upgrade my PC for a better gaming experience. I play the Witcher 3 and Kingdom Come Deliverance on medium graphics settings and average 60-70fps. Here are my specs: CPU: AMD FX-8350 GPU: XFX AMD R9 290 DD OS HD: Crucial M4 128GB Gaming HD: Samsung 850 Evo 500GB RAM: Ripjaws DDR3...
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    Question Computer Won’t Boot Properly

    Hey, so yesterday I received my new cpu that I ordered from cex, it’s a i7 6700k second hand, my computer specs at the moment: CPU: Intel i5 7400 GPU: Asus Nvidia GTX 1050 Ti HDD: 1TB RAM: 8GB DDR4 Motherboard: ASUS H110M-R PSU: FSP 350w As I’m not very knowledgeable when it comes to...
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    Question Best/most cost effective GPU upgrade path for my system

    Hello all, its been a while, but its good to be back! I recently put all my best parts out of a couple computers I've been using for different purposes, into one system which I would like to upgrade the GPU on in order to have a decent gaming and multimedia PC for my 4K tv. I'm not asking for...
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    Question Video editing build - What should i upgrade?

    2 years ago i build a pc, and now i mainly use it to edit video's (sometimes a bit of gaming). But i would like my pc to be a bit faster, as it is holding me back in the editing (especially projects with a lot of effects/grading or 4K, i can't even scrub trough the timeline on a 1/4th...
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    Question Upgrading my Pc

    Looking for a good price upgrade should I buy and replace or buy a new Pc? I have Cpu - Pentium G4560 Gpu - GT 1030 RAM - 8 GB ddr4 PSU - 300W Motherboard - Asus H110 120Gb SSD 250GB HD
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    [SOLVED] HP Pavilion g6-2201sd

    Hello I just resetted my old laptop and I'm curious if it would be worth it to make some changes. I'm not really sure whether I want to upgrade some components or not and I can't really find what the possibilities are. It's a HP Pavilion g6-2201sd. My question is: Is it worth it to upgrade some...
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    [SOLVED] What do I need to do before upgrading my motherboard?

    I'm sure you guys get this question a lot so bear with me: I'm upgrading my Gigabyte H100M-S2H to a Aorus B450 M and I'm upgrading my i5 6400 to a R5 2600. What do I need to do before performing the hardware swap? I mean, driver-wise, also how can I do a fresh install of Windows with an OEM...
  12. khodex1997

    Question Graphics card upgrade or wait?

    So to start off this is my current build: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/PwnDP3 I was thinking of upgrading the graphics card for one of the memorial day sales like a 2070 (like this one: https://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=14-487-412&Ignorebbr=true or this one...
  13. CeroCry

    Question To what can i upgrade with this MOBO?

    I am currently owning the msi b250m bazooka motherboard, and I am wondering to which good/60fps cpu I can upgrade to.
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    Question Upgrading PC

    Hello, I am thinking about upgrading my cpu but i dont really know whats the best i can get for my motherboard I was looking at the cpu support websites but I would rather ask someone here so I can be 100% sure that i can upgrade it. I have some cpus that i was looking at: i7-7700/k,6700/K...
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    [SOLVED] Can I install a GPU in my Acer Aspire AXC-230?

    Hello, I own an Acer Aspire XC-230 desktop I was wondering if this PC can have a GPU such as a GTX 720 installed? I think I can see a slot for one, but I am not too certain and am new with upgrading. Thanks!
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    Question Will this old motherboard support an Core 2 Quad ?

    I have an old pc laying around and i thought i could upgrade it and make it into a Secondary/Backup pc , it's a HP prebuilt , specs : -Pentium D 925 -hewlett-packard 0a58h (xu1 processor) motherboard From what i read the most it can support is an Core 2 Duo E6700 which is a bit too slow so i was...
  17. MineSwage

    Question Uprgrade build

    So i want to upgrade my current build (specs below) on a budget but i am not sure what i would upgrade. i have a vr setup and i run 3 monitors. I build the pc myself couple years ago and its time for a upgrade. i mostly play games where in big titles mostly gta v i notist lagg i also notist it...
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    Question Diagnosing my "dead" PC

    I have a PC that is broken and I plan to fix. It broke when I bought a fake 750 ti off of Ebay and was stupid enough to put it in my personal rig. I was trying to revert it back to a 550 ti because it was a 550 ti with a flashed bios, and all of the sudden my build shut off and would not post...
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    Build Advice New PC Advice

    Hello all, First of all, thanks for any feedback =] Currently wanting to have a good upgrade on my pc, some of my pc parts are reusable. This is for a gaming build am not an overly hard core gamer however I would like to build a PC that will last me a few years without requiring updates, What...
  20. Sammyjo20

    Question Upgrading my i5 4690k

    Hey guys! I've been using my Haswell i5 4690k for around 5 years now and I feel like I could do with an upgrade - I'd also be able to take the opportunity to get new RAM, Storage, etc. I'm planning on upgrading to an i5 9600k, do you think I should upgrade or should I just overclock my current...