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  1. B

    [SOLVED] Upgrade or new PC 1080p 60fps

    Current PC: i5 4590 b85-g43 mb 8gb ddr3 ram r9 fury evga 750w 80+ bronze psu 250gb ssd 1tb HDD Wanting to play any new mmorpgs coming out 1080p 60fps ultra. Is there any point upgrading my current system or better to go with a completely new one? If a new one, what components would I be...
  2. T

    [SOLVED] Upgrading my wife and I's setups.

    I have been eyeballing the new Ryzen 5000 as my next upgrade this year, and I was going to transfer my CPU to her setup but I need to find a new motherboard for her first because my mobo is a b250 board with very low ram speed capabilities. I'm giving her my i7-7700K and was wondering what...
  3. F

    [SOLVED] I cant upgrade to windows 10

    I have a windows 7 and i decided to finally upgrade to windows 10. I used the windows installation media as i have seen online (here, here and, several other links). I then used it, it started to download. After "Processing" to 100% it said , "your windows is not activated. Please enter your...
  4. V

    Question Upgrading Lenovo Y520-15lkBM(Question)

    Hi there, I have been using my Lenovo Legion Y520-15lKBM for 2 years without any problem. But currently, I am facing free space issues, and that my RAM modules got about 2000 bad sectors last time I checked. So, need to upgrade my SSD to 1TB and my RAM to 32GB but I have no idea what models...
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    Question i dont know where to start with upgrading?

    I bought my pc in 2018 and I need a new power supply because mine got fried. But I also want to buy cheap good stuff to help with performance. Gamer Ultra GUA268 w/ AMD FX-6300 Processor 3.50 GHz Nvidia GeForce GT 730 2GB 8GB Memory 1TB HD disk space ram and processor those are the current...
  6. A

    [SOLVED] Upgrade: Ram or GPU? Ryzen 2200g

    Hi, I have a Ryzen 2200g with 2x4gb Vengeance LPX ddr4 memory (2400mhz) and no graphics card at the moment. I can run csgo and rocket league (I mostly play those games) with no issues on low-mid settings. I saved up some money and now I can choose to upgrade to 2x8gb of ram (3000 or 3200mhz) or...
  7. JanKorcek

    [SOLVED] Is Hynix HMA81GS6JJR8N-VK compatible with Crucial SO-DIMM 8GB DDR4 2666MHz CL19 Single Ranked

    Hello there, I have laptop Acer Nitro 5 obsidian black, there is this built-in ram HMA81GS6JJR8N-VK - SK Hynix 1x 8GB DDR4-2666 SODIMM PC4-21300V-S Single Rank x8 Module here is the link for it...
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    Question When will the prices of Pc parts go back to normal

    When do y’all think Pc part proves will go back to normal every thing is so overpriced right now? I want to upgrade some parts like my cpu and gpu I would like to get a 3070 but scalpers are gonna eat up the supply and overprice it so when do you think we will have a steady supply of parts again?
  9. lazypudge

    [SOLVED] Upgrading to i7 9700k & RTX 2070 – decent enough? Will I need PSU upgrade too?

    Hi all, I'm hoping to upgrade my CPU and GPU soon, to an i7 9700k & RTX 2070 (Super 8GB), going from what I currently have: Intel i5 4690k GeForce GTX 1060 3GB I'm also going to upgrade from 8GB of RAM to 16GB. Will this be enough to max out games like Red Dead Redemption 2 on 1080p and at...
  10. MXgeek

    [SOLVED] What's the best CPU to pair up with GTX 1070?

    Hello, so I bought my PC a few years ago when the 1070 came out and I still think its a good GPU although my CPU is kinda weak now so I wanted to upgrade it. I want something more powerful now cus my CPU rn is i5 6600k so which ones do you guys recommend? I'm kinda interested in this new one i7...
  11. K

    [SOLVED] CPU or GPU Upgrade

    So i had my PC for about 3 years now : CPU: I7 6700 MB: MSI B150M Night Elf RAM: 16GB 2133mhz GPU: RTX 2070S With the recent and upcoming component releases, i need a suggestion on what component needs to be upgraded. It seems that the 2133Mhz RAM is causing bottlenecks on my system...
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    [SOLVED] I'm looking for advice on a RAM upgrade, I believe its bottlenecking.

    So my main goal of buying this PC was to play Arma 3 on all high settings. Unfortunately, I'm was on a budget so I bought a used computer for about $320. It's been years since I built a computer. From what I understand, I can only use DDR3 with this mobo/CPU combo. I'm just wondering if anyone...
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    [SOLVED] What would be the most suitable upgrade for my pc?

    Im wanting to upgrade my PC . My budget is around £600 or so. I was thinking of getting the new GTX 3080 but what do you guys think? I use it for gaming and college work. Here are my current specs: CPU: Intel quad core i7-4790K CPU Cooler: Hyper 212 EVO GPU: GTX 1070 6GB Motherboard: MSI...
  14. F

    [SOLVED] Need some general advice on upgrading quite an outdated spec

    Hi Guys, I'm looking to upgrade the graphics card on my PC but unfortunately, I don't really have as much knowledge as I would like. The spec I currently have is pretty old, as I got it in 2013-2014 for fairly cheap and whilst it worked for what I wanted to do then, it is seriously dropping off...
  15. Colorlessviper

    [SOLVED] Trace 930 Upgrade Advice

    I'm looking at upgrading pieces on my computer but I want to make sure that it will work. I want to replace the GPU to an EVGA gtx 1660 super and I also want to replace the power supply with a corsair cx series 750 watts, but I don't know much about PC's to know if they'll fit. Also if there's...
  16. pmz94

    [SOLVED] From Intel 4th gen to 10th gen CPU

    I currently have an Intel Core i5-4670K CPU with an RTX 2060 GPU playing games such DOOM Eternal, GTA V and Witcher 3 at 1080p 60Hz. I just saw the Watch Dogs Legion requirements and I wanna be ready for it when it comes out. This current CPU is from 2013 and it may bottleneck future upgrades...
  17. Lukeyexe

    [SOLVED] Should i upgrade cpu for gtx 970

    So i just upgrade from a gtx 760 to 970 and i kinda wanted to upgrade my dated cpu, i7 950. But my motherboard is only lga 1366 compatible so i kinda need some help to get a better cpu here are my specs GA-X58A-OC motherboard 8gb of ram gt 970 i7 950 3.06ghz cooler master psu 1000w WD Green...
  18. MatthewJamess

    [SOLVED] Not many PSU options. HELP!

    Hi everyone! I reciently bought an EVGA 2060 KO ULTRA to start gaming on my PC which currently has this specs: CPU: Intel core I5 4460 Motherboard: ASUS H97M-E RAM: Kingston DDR3 8Gb 1600 Mhz SSD: 120Gb Kingston drive HDD: 1Tb Western Digital Blue 7200Rpm GPU: EVGA 2060 KO ULTRA I'm also...
  19. Optimus_Durex

    [SOLVED] Do I need a better rig to run a RTX 3080?

    I'm planning to upgrade my rig, I would go for the RTX 3080, Asus Z490-e Gaming Motherboard, i9 10900k ... the thing is, my monthly budget is 1000€ which means I will have to buy one part in october and one part in november. I would kinda like to buy the RTX 3080 first and put it in my current...
  20. Rocky6

    [SOLVED] i hav a 1050ti

    i hav a 1050ti should i pair it with r5 2600 or r5 1600 for best performace for streaming and gaming and ill upgrade the gpu later after maybe an year to rtx 2060 with the same cpu which is the best option pls help... i stream fortnite on copmetitive setting i atlest hav to get 100+ fps all time...
  21. Beatlesfan1

    [SOLVED] Aspire tc-705 compatibility

    I’ve been doing some upgrades to my Tc-705 desktop computer and made one recent upgrade and one possible (depending on importance) upgrade. One upgrade I did was boot up my graphics card to nvidia gtx 1650, which fits perfectly with my motherboard and have no issues with its ability to work...
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    [SOLVED] Should I upgrade CPU first or can I upgrade immediately to 3070 nvidia graphics card?

    Hi All! I got the following setup and I am wondering whether I should upgrade any of the components before I upgrade to nvidia 3070/3080 that is coming out. Please let me know what you think! Operating System Windows 10 Pro 64-bit CPU Intel Core i7 4770 @ 3.40GHz 33 °C Haswell...
  23. welshxking

    [SOLVED] Upgrading from 4th gen to 10th gen, basically new build suggestions/help

    Approximate Purchase Date: e.g.: this month Budget Range: £1,000 (Without GPU) System Usage from Most to Least Important: Gaming Are you buying a monitor: No Current build: Operating System Windows 10 Pro 64-bit CPU Intel Core i7 4790K @ 4.00GHz 35 °C Haswell 22nm Technology...
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    [SOLVED] System Upgrade for RTX 3070

    Hey guys, I'm looking to upgrade my PC in order to optimally support the RTX 3070 when it releases. Right now, I'm running off a GTX 1060 6GB, and figured an upgrade would be nice for some of the new titles coming out in the future (titles as in Cyberpunk 2077... I really only want to play...
  25. L

    [SOLVED] Upgrade for i7 3770

    Hi, I'm currently running an i7 3770 with a GTX 1060 and 8gb of ram. I wanted to upgrade to 16gb and an RX 5700, RTX 2060 or something similar. Now my question is, should I just keep the i7 3770 and spent money on overpriced DDR3 or get something new (mobo, cpu and ram). It's basically 60$ on...
  26. AIMI-SAYO

    [SOLVED] Should i buy the 3900x or wait for the 5000 series ? i have 500$

    Hello I have 500$ and 3200G with RTX 2070 Super yes i have huge bottleneck but i wanted a better CPU ( i was having 2700x ) and sold it cuz it couldn't handle my 3D work i'm a student and i could get a threadripper but i cant afford that, i have 500$ rn and maybe the next month i can get 100$...
  27. L

    [SOLVED] Staying with DDR3? (GPU Upgrade)

    Hi, I seriously need some help. I currently have an i7 3770 (non k), 8gb of DDR3 and a GTX 1060. I wanna upgrade to a RTX 2060 and 16gb of RAM. Basically all I need is more power in the GPU department and more RAM. That's about it. Now my question is, should I get a set of 16gb of DDR3 (which...
  28. noynac

    [SOLVED] Will this motherboard work for my OEM Inspiron 580 case?

    I have a Dell Inspiron 580 with a 450w psu, rx570, and an (I think) i5 650. I wanted to get a better CPU, so I bought an i7-3770S cpu & an Optiplex 7010 MT motherboard. As it turns out, the power switch on the inspiron case will not be able to fit on the optiplex motherboard (I should have...
  29. W

    [SOLVED] PC is running slower. Am I in need of upgrade?

    Hi there, At this moment my PC is running fine but not great. Especially when running multiple google chrome pages and music it tends to be slow. Also, in Microsoft Flight Simulator 2020 it is really slow. I know this game is hard on CPU's so I think the first thing that should be upgraded is...
  30. Heart_Collector

    [SOLVED] Can I swap Nvidia RTX 3070 in my Nvidia 1660 Ti spot?

    Hello everyone quick question, building a new computer next year but I really would like to jump on the new 3070 card when it drops, as I have trouble running some modern games in 1080p on high or ultra settings. I know this card will be held back by my current computer but im just wondering if...
  31. kris_hm

    [SOLVED] Upgrade 64gb from 16 crashing computer

    Hi, I just purchased a 64gb kit of ram for my desktop computer, upgrading from 16gb. My specs are: I7-8700k Asus prime z370-p Gtx 1060 6gb Windows 10 I was using Corsair vengeance rgb pro 16gb (2x8) @3000MHz and I upgraded to Corsair vengeance rgb pro 64gb (2x32)@3200MHz. Initially I swapped...
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    [SOLVED] Performance upgrade suggestion for the game Rust

    Hi, anyone who has familiar experiences with the game Rust please help me out. Rust never really seems to follow other typical trends in the way its performance varies dependant on the hardware. Was just curious as to which upgrade would benefit me the most inside of rust My current specs are...