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  1. N00b_of_PCs

    AMD Motherboard Help!

    Looking to run games like Skyrim and BF4 on settings better than console ones, so these components were recomended to me. I hear this is a pretty solid setup able to play on the higher spectrum of settings. However, since this is a budget build, the i3 is pretty expensive - the current price...
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    MINECRAFT sudden 20FPS drop every couple of seconds! HIGH END PC!

    Hey guys, I know the caps in the title may be a bit overkill but this is an issue that is really annoying me. Would like to say that all gpu, cpu and mobo drivers are up to date. My problem is that, after loading mc with a steady 100+fps, I'll start to move and sprint around and then every 5 or...
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    Will GTX 970 work in an HP xw8600?

    Hey guys, I'm planning to upgrade my old quadro GPU in an XW8600 workstation. The power supply is sufficient with two 6 pin connectors, and it has PCI gen 2.0 16X slots. I only use it for work (adobe premier and after effects mostly), not gaming. I'm looking at the new gtx 970. I've read that...
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    Looking to upgrade from GTX 660

    Hello! I'm looking to upgrade my GTX 660 to something newer to improve the gaming performance of my PC. APPROXIMATE PURCHASE DATE: Within the month BUDGET RANGE: ~500 Before / After Rebates USAGE: Gaming, mostly newer titles CURRENT GPU AND POWER SUPPLY: MSI GTX 660/Corsair 750TX V2...
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    Windows 8.1 vs 7

    I've planned everything but the os for my build. If I go for windows 7, I cab get it from a friend if they can find it. But I heard windows 8.1 is better for gaming and I could be missing out on windows 8.1 since I've never got myself used to it(used it only once for a short period of time). So...
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    Vsync Trouble, Need help

    Was playing Assassins Creed:Blackflag, gameplay wasn't smooth, checked FPS with Afterburner, getting only 29.9 FPS on a 60Hz monitor with Vsync on Everthing is maxed out except AA-TXAA 2x and Ambient Occlusion-HBAO low Disabled Vsync, getting >60 FPS with occassional tearing.(2-3 times in...
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    Linux 14.04 breaks internet connection

    I installed Linux 14.04 to my dell laptop awhile back and I'm having a weird problem with it. This happens whether I'm on wireless or wired but I will lose internet connection and all my other computers will lose connection as well. Some info that may be of use is, I have a MoCA adapter that is...
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    Heavy Lag Spikes

    FOr the past 4 years, me and my brother have used our computer daily, and it work extremely well. A few months ago, when playing downloaded games,(browser games are %100 fine) the computer would begin to lag heavily, to about 4fps for about 2 minutes, and the lag got longer and more frequent the...
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    Would these parts fit?

    I have an old case and am going to take out all the aging components and replace them. The case is: http://www.trustedreviews.com/Advent-PQG9002-PC_Desktop-PC_review 170 x 400 x 355mm (WxDxH) This is the same as mine, although mine doesn't have the GPU at the bottom. I'm planning to add an i5...
  10. pouryafasih

    Thoughts on my first $600 Gaming Desktop PC build?

    I am going to build a Gaming Desktop PC soon, I'm given a excellent Part List by ScrewySqrl. Thoughts on it? (It's a PC for gaming only, like BF4 on Ultra Settings) CPU AMD FX-6300 3.5GHz 6-Core $109.99 Motherboard ASRock 970 Extreme3 R2.0 ATX AM3+ $64.99 Memory GeIL EVO Veloce Series 8GB...
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    Seagate Backup Plus

    I have purchased my 1tb hdd last month. i worked fine. few days back i had given it to my friend and now it is not being detected. no light is coming but i can still feel the drive spinning. i have tried changing cable...the problem persists. please tell me how to solve this problem or else i...