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  1. J

    Question What ram 2x16 ram should i get?

    I am upgrading my ram from 16gb to 32gb and a set of 4 does not work on my pc. So i am going to get 2x16gb What would be a good suggestion for my pc Windows 10 64bit Asus z87-a motherboard Processor: intel core i5-4670K CPU @ 3.4GHz, 3401 MHz, 4 cores, 4 logical processors Bios: American mega...
  2. R

    Question CPU or GPU upgrade for streaming?

    So basically I want to start stream alot but I'm having a bit of trouble being able to stream with medium to high setting with most games. I currently have: GPU: GTX 1060-6gb CPU: i5-6500 Motherboard: H110m pro-D Ram: 8gb I was wondering what I should upgarde first and to what I should upgrade...
  3. paro-88

    Question Upgrading triple channel memory system

    Hi all, I have a system based on i7-920 with 6x2GB 1600MHz RAM sticks (12GB). I would like to upgrade my CPU and MOBO without wasting RAM sticks, but it seems that triple channel memory architecture is dead. Is that so? What would you suggest me as a CPU+MOBO upgrade, given that I would like a...
  4. GangstaSlime

    Build Advice My desktop's getting old. Suggestions?

    I built my desktop over 5 years ago and lag is becoming common among the newer games being made. At this point, I'm simply looking for suggestions for where I could upgrade in the near future (emphasizing 'future' because I'm not looking to spend anything at this exact moment). There are some...
  5. Omakebon

    Question Upgrades: w3530 to x5675 using the same board

    Hi, this is my first time dabbling on an x58/1366 platform. A friend recently upgraded his set up from a w3530 to a Ryzen and gave me the old one; I am using it now as of the moment. I'am planning to do a litte bit of an upgrade as to change the CPU to an x5675 which can be bought for a...
  6. wyntrse

    Question GPU Upgrade (R9 390 - GTX 1070 Ti)

    Currently, I am rocking an AMD R9 390 GPU that has come with a factory OC. I was looking around various websites and apps for a potential upgrade to my card, preferably any sort of Nvidia card due to my issues with AMD, and I stumbled upon a GTX 1070 Ti card for rather cheap. Of course, this...
  7. ExtreamChaozZ

    Question Motherboard Choosing. Time for an upgrade,

    Hello there, So the time has finally come for me to upgrade my pc. Im currently running a 4th gen intel, DDR3 system so its going to be quite the upgrade . The main problem im having at the moment is im not sure what motherboard i should get, its like being a kid in a candy shop. I have an idea...
  8. B

    Question Where is my build being bottlenecked?

    I upgraded my computer in 2017. I have been having performance issues ever since. From what I understand, I should be able to handle every game at 1080p no issues at high/ultra settings. I can barely handle rb6 siege on med/low (game crashes on high/ultra) and dirt3 on low. Are my parts not...
  9. L

    Question Upgrading CPU or GPU

    My current specs atm are CPU: Intel Xeon E3 1230-V5 Motherboard: msi E3 krait gaming V5 lga1151 1151 Ram: 2x ddr4 8gb 2333mhz sticks of hyperx fury SSD/HDD: Seagate 2tb ssd, unknown Intel 120gb ssd, Samsung QVO 1tb SSD, Seagate 2tb 2.5inch hdd GPU: MSI Gtx 1070 Armor OC PSU: be quiet power 9...
  10. N

    Question Upgrading my pc, but could use some help.

    I've decided that instead of building a brand new computer, I'd save a little money and just upgrade my GPU instead. I'd like to jump from a 1060 to a 1080, but I'd like to ask the community who know more about computers than I do before I make any purchases. My current build as of now: CPU...
  11. S

    Question 1060 3gb vs 1660ti

    I already have a gtx 1060 3gb and a i7 4790k would the upgrade to the 1660 ti be worth it ?
  12. Atix

    Question Would dual channel ram upgrade make a difference in Fortnite and other games?

    Hi guys, I have the Asus FX504GE TUF gaming laptop with i7-8750H, 8GB of single ddr4 ram and gtx 1050ti. The problem is for example fortnite isn't running very well, I have a PC as well which has 8+4 dual channel ram and GTX 960 which is about the same or maybe quite weaker card and it runs...
  13. M

    Question How will an i5 6600k + z170 fit into my build?

    Hello! I was wondering how this upgrade would fit into my PC. Currently I'm running a i5 3470 being cooled by a Corsair H60 on a Gigabyte H77, 2x4GB 1600Mhz DDR3 Corsair Vengeance, included with a GTX 1060 6GB by MSI, along with a 700watt Corsair PSU. All I need to run at one time is OBS...
  14. M

    Question *UPGRADING PC* i7 7700k & GTX 1060 Compatible?? & Streaming

    Hello! I was wondering how this upgrade would fit into my PC. Currently I'm running a i5 3470 being cooled by a Corsair H60 on a Gigabyte H77, 2x4GB 1600Mhz DDR3 Corsair Vengeance, included with a GTX 1060 6GB by MSI, along with a 750watt Corsair PSU. All I need to run at one time is OBS...
  15. Bryyce

    Question What needs to be upgraded on my PC

    Hello, I am looking to upgrade my computer so it can run games quicker and be good for Graphic Design. I will list out my build below, I don't want to upgrade my entire PC yet but I want to see what needs to be upgraded the most. My PC: CPU: AMD Fx-8350 clocked @4.2 Cooler: H100i v2 Mobo: MSI...
  16. T

    Question Asrock z97 extreme4 not recognizing ssd or hdd

    I have had my custom rig since 2014 and it has been working perfectly. I have a 120gb ssd and a 1tb hdd but the hdd started having problems. I decided to upgrade both drives because why not. I bought a 500gb Samsung ssd and a new 1tb hdd. I cloned the ssd using the samsung media transfer tool...
  17. wtfimontv

    Question What part of my PC should I upgrade?

    CPU: I7 7700k @ 4.20 Ghz RAM: 16 GB LPX Vengeance MB: MSI Z270I Pro Carbon AC GPU: Aorus Gtx 1080TI Storage: 2TB WD HDD/ 850 evo 250 Gb SSD $25 dollar CPU fan Cooler. I have a dumb Mini ITX case. trying to find what good upgrades.
  18. F

    Question Compatibility and Replacement

    I currently have an Acer Predator G3-710 and I'm wanting to upgrade my processor and GPU. What is my motherboard capable of upgrading to? Am I able to replace the motherboard with an "ASRock H310M-HDV LGA 1151 (300 Series) Intel H310 HDMI SATA 6Gb/s USB 3.1 Micro ATX Intel Motherboard"...
  19. N

    Question Upgrading my current CPU

    Hi guys, I haven't upgraded much in my PC for a good while now and I'm noticing it starting to run some newer games poorly, i think (if i'm right) that my CPU is the bottleneck, however i am not sure how to proceed in terms of upgrading. I'm not sure if i need to upgrade my motherboard and ram...
  20. L

    Question What part to upgrade in PC due to game textures loading slowly

    Hello, Recently for some unknow reason my PC has been taking ages to load in textures in games, I have tried everything to fix this issue contacted multiple customer supports for my components but they assure me that there is no fault in the components. Therefore I would like some suggestions...