Forum discussion tagged with vrm.
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    Question VRM/MOS FAN 12,000 RPM Help

    VRM/MOS FAN 12,000 RPM. I tried changing it in the MSI BIOS (latest version) and no matter what I clicked on, it stayed running at 12,000 RPM (MAX speeds). None of the setting options increased or decreased the the fan in MOS, Smart Fan mode changed nothing, All Full Speed changed nothing...
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    Question Does qvl in PSU Imoptant????

    Hello - Is it important to use psu in Motherboard QVL list ? another questions : does this PSU from EVGA Good with MSI Unify Z490? is this PSU has 2x8pin cpu power connecter beacuse the mother board has 2x8 pin cpu power connector ? does this PSU good in general? PSU LINK ...
  3. SaintAxiom

    [SOLVED] B450 vs X570 mobo

    I'm upgrading to a Ryzen 5 3600 which I plan to overclock (maybe to 3.8 or 4) and need a new board to go with it. I ordered a B450 mortar max for $120 because it has pretty good vrm and it was cheap but now I'm second guessing. My question is should I refund the B450 and just eat the extra cost...
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    Question Low CPU and GPU Usage.

    My Specs are: Core i7-6700 16 GB DDR3 Dual Channel Asus H110M-K D3 EVGA FTW GTX 1070 Whenever I play games that are specifically CPU dependent I get low CPU and GPU usage around 30-50% whereas my temperatures and fine. In more graphically demanding games my GPU usage goes up to 90-100%, but...
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    Question Electrical, High Pitched Noise coming from somewhere the motherboard, it gets better with disabling idle processor state. What can cause this?

    Dear All! So I purchased a new pair of cans recently (HD600) with headphone amp. As I turned it on a noise became audible while adjusting the volume. It was so familiar. Then it hit me. It was the exact noise that I was constantly hearing from my PC. It has never really bothered me until this...
  6. [SOLVED] Gpu VRM's causing pc freeze

    Hey guys, I've had some issues with my gpu (Evga gtx 970 ftw acx 2.0 v1) for the past 2 months. My pc would completely freeze within 5 minutes when i tried to play a game. When i used my pc for light task like Google chrome, Word, Powerpoint and Excel, The pc wasn't running into any issues but...
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    Question Need Help Please- Best Motherboards for Ryzen 7 2700X for achieving great overclocking!

    Hello Guys, I'm planning to build my first custom pc with Ryzen 7 2700X processor. I have selected almost every pc parts except the motherboard. I'm searching for a budget motherboard that makes overclocking of Ryzen 7 2700X easy, safe and long lasting. Please share your opinions. Thanks!
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    Question PC Restarts while gaming without any reason.

    Hello, I have been having this issue for a week or two where my PC restarts mid gaming, Sometimes it restarts as soon as I start a game, sometimes after 2-3 hours. I already tried various things such as swapping my PSU, GPU I also tried Updating my GPU Drivers, Chipset Drivers and resetting my...
  9. thomas123321

    [SOLVED] z490 motherboard for 10600k overclock

    There are 3 options, MSI MPG Z490 Gaming Edge WIFI MSI MPG Z490 Gaming Plus Gigabyte Z490 VISION G I saw the gamer nexus video on the z490 motherboard about the vrms and all, i want to know is there a difference between the gaming plus and gaming edge wifi in its power delivery, vrms etc and...
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    Question Vrm and stability of gigabyte b365 Vs Asus b365

    Hi I wanted to ask which of following GIGABYTE B365M GAMING HD ASUS PRIME B365M-A Will have better VRM and general stability with i7 9700. And which one will be better to have for long term.
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    Question Is my B350 VRMs enough for 3900X?

    I have a MSI B350 Gaming Pro Carbon. Right now I have R5 1600 installed, but I wanna upgrade to R7 3900X. Is this board and it's VRMs good enough for 3900X? Possibly 3900XT? Thank you for feedback!
  12. Saphity

    Question Fried VRM's fried my cpu, i sent mobo to fix and they replaced VRM's successfully. Is it safe now to get another CPU without frying it?

    Mobo is B250m pro-vdh, cpu fried was i5 7400, my new proc is i5 7600. If the VRM's were safely replaced (which they 100% are) it should be just fine, right? Will post results later tomorrow
  13. Elpasadobl

    Question AMD FX6300 and Asus970 bottleneck

    Hello dear friends! I come to you in dire need of help, hence my electronic calculating machine is unable to give me joy in playing games no more. I have a rusty bucket with junk old machine and lately was sometimes even unable to watch videos in youtube - constant stutters, same in games...
  14. Question Can i put FX-8300 in ASrock 970de3 u3/s3

    Hello i have a question i wanna upgrade my ,, budget "rig My Pc: ASrock 970de3 u3 / s3 Phenom II x4 965 BE 4x2GB ddr3 ram Asus strix 470 4GB Fsp hexa series he-500 My question is: can i buy and put Fx-8300 in this mobo? in other forums say, yes asrock website say yes. i can put am3 +...
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    Question Vrm overheating?

    I play GTA with friends mostly these days and ever since i got the game in 2015 i get frame drops every 5-10 minutes. Ive checked the clock speeds during those moments and they go from 4.2GHz to 1.4GHz for a few seconds. Graphics do not make a difference. Could extra fans or more airflow in...
  16. AverageGamer24

    Question Should I care about GPU's VRM/MOSFETs temperatures?

    Hello everyone, One of my friends told me today that the temperature of the GPU's VRM and/or MOSFETs can affect performance and can make the GPU throttle in performance... So I have an XFX RX 570 that comes with a thermal pad that's placed on the MOSFETs, But my question is, Can Thermal Pads...
  17. TigerF15

    [SOLVED] Graphics card VRMs

    hi guys i have a question , i have this graphics card PCB it's have small size inductor size comparing to other inductors they are large so, will this affect performance, temperatures, overclocking ? Thanks
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    Question Can the x570 Crosshair VIII Formula be used with AIO or Fan

    Can the is motherboard be used with a AIO or Fan cooler, or does it have to be used with a water loop?
  19. CrestHD

    [SOLVED] Did overclocking damaged the motherboard?

    Hello, I have a failing graphics card so I started digging in my computer and found something else too. I overclocked my Ryzen 7 1700 on MSI's B350M Mortar motherboard and noticed marks around the VRMs. As if the board started melting or something, it's just a little sticky to the touch compared...
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    [SOLVED] Overclocked with the Gigabyte Z390 UD and i7 9700k

    Hi everyone. So I am new to building pc s and a total noob in overclocking. Recently I found a good deal on the i7 9700k paired with the Gigabyte Z390 UD. I also got a Cooler Master Masterliquid ML240L RGB for cooling. I have seen some tutorials online on how to overclock the 9700k but I am not...