Forum discussion tagged with waterblock.
  1. R

    Question ROG-STRIX-RTX4070-O12G-GAMING need help finding waterblock

    I need help finding a water block for my Rog Strix RTX 4070 0C I found some online made by alpha cool but they say Aurora Geforce RTX 4070 TI Eagle OC, they have the same build no? Would it not work with the strix 4070 oc??
  2. J

    Question New graphics card (+possibly new rig) - for gaming, mostly - question

    So I've been eyballing a new rig for a while now (my PC is kinda ancient, motherboard bought in 2012, GPU in 2015, you get the idea...), and I finally was able to save some money to do it. But even so, I'm still on a little bit of a budget. My intent is to get a rig that can push 60 FPS on 4K on...
  3. Illuminateme

    [SOLVED] Bought a new GPU but it's fitted with a water block and I've not got water cooling..

    Not sure whether to water cool and get parts slowly.. fan cool to get parts faster.. or sell gpu altogether. But it sounds like a good old GPU? I bought it on ebay it's a MSI GTX 980ti gaming OC 6gb. Boxed. Great condition. I have the newer msi 1050ti in a new computer I just built. Didnt...

    [SOLVED] Anyone filled cracks in acrylic waterblock with sealant?

    Hey ya’ll, I have some spiderweb cracks in my acrylic CPU waterblock. has anyone ever used a sealant to seal them to stop the cracks from spreading? Is this the best solution if I can’t get a replacement? It’s a monoblock so getting a replacement may not be that easy. What kind of sealant would...
  5. S

    Question Rebuilt Threadripper system doesn't POST ?

    I have a computer that I built that worked fine two days ago. I put it in a new case and put a waterblock on the CPU and the GPU. Everything is assembled, and nothing about the system has changed apart from the case and cooling. However now it doesn't work. Dr. Debug just displays a 00 error...
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    [SOLVED] Waterblock installed => 2 capacitors blown => what caused this?

    I'll try to be brief => installed a waterblock from Barrow on a Gigabyte Geforce RTX 2080 Super. Everything worked fine, temperatures weren't going through the roof but after a good night of gaming one of a series of 7 capacitors blew. A few days later, a second one did the same. The red...
  7. D

    [SOLVED] does anyone know of a compatible CPU waterblock for Asus ROG Strix z490-i build?

    I am building a water-cooled PC currently using the ASUS ROG strix z490-i mini-itx motherboard. Just for reference, the CPU is i9 10900KF. I purchased a Thermaltake Pacific MX1 plus CPU waterblock, but when I got the MB and started looking at clearance, I'm not sure that waterblock is going to...
  8. Brian42Own

    Question Galvanic Corrosion or Microbial Growth?

    Pictures of green residue on GPU WaterblockBrand new system brand new everything I filled it up with EK's clear coolant (expired) but I left it off for a few days and I noticed green residue on the inside of my GPU waterblock, all in the fins. Copper EK radiator Brass bitspower fittings Copper...
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    Question 2080s ventus xs waterblock

    Is there any way to effectively watercool my msi 2080 super ventus xs since its a 257mm pcb design rather than a 267mm wich is the reference one?
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    [SOLVED] Can you hook up 1 water pump through 2 x 480mm radiators? Along with connecting with 2 GPUs and 1 CPU?

    Hello all, This is my PC tower: https://www.newegg.com/white-thermaltake-the-tower-900-snow-edition-atx-full-tower/p/N82E16811133327?Description=tower%20900&cm_re=tower_900-_-11-133-327-_-Product The back of the tower can fit 2 480mm radiators. I plan on buying 2 of these (also, I want to...
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    Question Do I want a plexi/acrylic top for my block or pump?

    For i9-9900. I'm leaning towards EK, but any universal waterblock as well. They have plexi/acrylic and all-copper tops. Also options for stand-alone pump tops. I think I want a clear top, to see any algae or corrosion inside. But has anyone had any trouble with them cracking? Otherwise, would a...
  12. O

    Question MSI RTX 2060 Gaming Z waterblock?

    I was wanting to get into water cooling and I was wondering if there were any MSI RTX 2060 Gaming Z waterblocks. I would prefer more reputable brands but if it is a company that has goodish reviews that might be fine. Sorry for being so picky.
  13. L

    Why is my monitor getting fingerprint like smudges even though nobody touched it ?

    Just like what the title says, Im just wondering why. I have the S24F350 SAMSUNG MONITOR.
  14. P

    CPU temperature, Overclock ( tips ) thoughts etc.

    This is my current computer specifications: - Motherboard: Asus Maximus X Hero 1151socket - Graphics Card: GeForce GTX 1070 8GB Fabric OC - CPU: Intel Core i7-8700K 3.7GHz ( @4.8GHz OC ) - CPU cooler: Corsair Hydro H115i PRO RGB - Memory: Corsair Vengeance RGB DDR4 3600MHz ( @3733MHz OC ) 16 G...
  15. D

    cpu high temp

    i have dell inspiron 7567 with i5 -7300HQ and while browsing it's temp floats between 50-60 degre, is this normal?
  16. R

    Wich internet speed is better for gaming cafe

    Hi , what is the best internet plan for a gaming cafe consist of 10 client pc and 1 is the server , i want to give the server the internet and split it to the 10 pcs , the internet plans here are 1 mb , 2 , 3,4 ,6. Wich one for playing online games like dota 2 and LOL. And it is a good idea to...
  17. R

    WD passport not showing up in explorer

    It does show up in computer management but all options are grayed out except for "delete volume" and "help". I use it for media storage and usually keep it plugged into my Xbox One for watching movies. Haven't used it in a couple months. It's also not showing up when plugged into the Xbox or my...
  18. dudeawsomeness1

    good $100 headphones. ATH-A700x or others

    I've been thinking about getting the ATH-A700x but it doesn't seem to have the best build quality I might want something that will last longer. they might do, but I'll have a second opinion. Mainly I'm looking for $100 headphones with closed backs and better than a px22. I've found these two...
  19. georgi5000

    Making mPCIe adapter more portable

    Hello, everyone! I have Asus N551VM-FY204D Intel Core i7-6700HQ (4-core 8-threads, 2.60 -3.50 GHz, 6MB cache) 16GB DDR4 2133MHz 1TB HDD 7200rpm, Samsung 850 Evo 250GB SSD Nvidia GTX 960M (2GB GDDR5) 15.6" FHD IPS monitor As much as I found on the internet, my GPU is around of...
  20. kewlguy239

    Canonical Fixes Convergence Issues With OTA 11 Update

    We recently spent time with BQ’s Aquaris M10 Ubuntu Tablet, a device bringing the concept of Continuum to life, but our experience was not ideal. However, Canonical recently released OTA 11, fixing many of the issues we had initially reported. Canonical Fixes Convergence Issues With OTA 11...
  21. B

    How durable is flash memory

    Hi i am thinking of buying 128GB flash drive or memory card because i want it to be light and portable to store information.I have important information and i going to store it there and i wont write and rewrite im just gonna use it to access information when i need it.I've been using memory...
  22. B

    How to store a CPU

    Hey guys! I'm moving soon and have been organizing my garage and packing stuff. So I found an old computer that doesn't work any more (mobo problem) and decided to take the HDD, RAM, and CPU. I'll have to ditch the rest of the comp, and I don't know how to store the CPU. If it was an Intel one...
  23. B

    Is this PSU good for my build

    Hi there. I am building a 900NZD(roughly 615USD) budget gaming PC. Parts list as follows CPU - I3 6100 Graphics - used 7970 ghz edition Mobo - h110M-a Ram - vengeance 8gb ddr4 2133 (2x4) HDD - 500gb WD caviar Case - carbide spec 01 Is a Silverstone strider plus 600w modular PSU good? I can...
  24. S

    Help running dual monitors

    Okay. I am attempting to run dual monitors, off a desktop. I have both monitors plugged into a vga splitter. Both monitors show windows. The problem is, they are mirrored. So my second monitor shows what is on the main monitor. How do I fix this?
  25. M

    Industrial design firm

    I am looking to start an industrial design company. I will be using adobe, 3ds max, CAD, revit, v-ray, etc. I have done my best with what I think we'll be a great starter workstation from cyberpowerpc, please let me know how it looks. *BASE_PRICE: [+1289] BLKFRISALE1: CYBERPOWERPC Skorpion K1...
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    Maintaining The Library: How GOG Is Preparing For Windows 10

    GOG is preparing its catalog of current and classic games to work with Windows 10. So far, the process has been easy, with only a few hiccups by way of bugs and a few incompatibility issues. Maintaining The Library: How GOG Is Preparing For Windows 10 : Read more
  27. S

    Delete everything on my HDD

    Hello so i got my brand new spanking computer all up and running. everything updated. I have 2 1TB HDDs in my computer. one of them is my old OEM HDD that came with the computer, I know those HDDs are locked and not usable in new rigs. I want to know how i can make that HDD accessible and usable...
  28. N.Broekhuijsen

    EKWB EK-FC980 GTX Classy KPE Gives EVGA's 980 Kingpin Purpose

    EKWB's new water block will help you unlock some of the potential of the GTX 980 Kingpin edition from Evga, but not all of its potential. EKWB EK-FC980 GTX Classy KPE Gives EVGA's 980 Kingpin Purpose : Read more
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    Will my computer be compatible with games like battlefield?

    CPU: Intel® Core™ i5-4460 3.20 GHz 6MB Intel Smart Cache LGA1150 [+80] HDD: 1TB SATA-III 6.0Gb/s 32MB Cache 7200RPM HDD (Single Drive) MEMORY: 8GB (4GBx2) DDR3/1600MHz Dual Channel Memory (Corsair or Major Brand) MOTHERBOARD: ASRock B85M-ITX mITX w/ Display Port, HDMI, GbLAN, 1 Gen3 PCIe x16...
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    GPU Ram Gaming

    Ok, so I just finished installing an Asus GTX 970 Strix and G skill 16GB Ram, I just had a quick question. Anything I have to change after installing?Such as speeds or so? GPU came with some software tweak which shows GPU Boost Clock (MHz) it's at "1253" right now and Memory Clock (MHz) at...
  31. D

    ASUS Z97 w/ Corsair Dominator Platinum RAM

    Hey guys, I went on a little shopping spree to upgrade the internals of my desktop. I ordered a new mobo: ASUS Maximus VII Hero Z97: Mobo Link Corsair Dominator Platinum RAM: RAM Link However, I read up on some of the specifics of the RAM AFTER I had made the purchase (not smart, I know) that...
  32. N

    Excluding price, which display set-up? (4k, Ultra Wide, or 3 1080p)

    If price wasn't an issue and you had, say, 2 GTX 980's in SLI, which of these set-ups would you choose/recommend and why? 1st: One LG 34UC97-S 60Hz 34.0" Monitor (1440p): http://pcpartpicker.com/part/lg-monitor-34uc97s 2nd: One ASUS PB287Q 28-Inch Screen LED-Lit 4K Monitor or an Acer XB280HK...
  33. S

    Can i delete these files

    So i was checking my hard drive and then i realize there's file files inside my other hard drive that is Data (D: ),i don't know how it get here but im planning to delete the files but i have no idea if its safe to delete them here the screenshot;
  34. N

    Laptop not connecting to internet with WiFi

    Hi guys, I am having the same issue. Other devices connect to internet via wifi router but Not my laptop - although it does 'see' the router. I have deleted router and reconnected with cable. Still no joy via WiFi. Any step by step help would be appreciated. Cheers Nev
  35. Tuvs

    Verizon router can it be changed

    Hey all:), my father has fois from verizon and when they came to install it, they supplied us with a router that has verizon name on it, now im just wondering bec me and my bro both have adapters that can get up to 300 mbps, but we only get 54 mbps, so i was wondering can i buy a diff router...
  36. GaneshPadhiyar

    AMD FX 6300 and GTX 660

    As title suggest , will AMD FX 6300 get all performance out of my gtx 660 ? or it will be short handed to gtx 660 ?
  37. C

    lag on PlayStastaion3

    I am at the max speed the PlayStation Network allows. prices I lagged badly on games that require fast pace Like combat games for instance call of duty black ops 1, or 2. is there a good combination for my internet settings on my playstation. or a better way to setup my router. I have a net gear...
  38. L

    i5 4670k High temps on stock cooler, 1.100v stable

    I currently run my PC CPU at 4.0 Ghz with 1.100 core voltage which is supposed to be a pretty good voltage for the CPU(i5 4670k). However despite this I am getting idle temps of 43 degrees celcius and up to 84 degrees celcius when Prime 95 Stress testing. Are these temperatures considered normal...
  39. L

    2 vga ports, can i conect monitor to both?

    Hello, i have a problem with my gpu, it has 2 dvi ports and my monitor is vga, and when i conect it with an adapter my pc shuts down. But i have one vga port which is not on the gpu, but when i put the monitor cable there i don't get the signal to the monitor, also there is a small picture under...