western digital black

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  1. M

    Question WD Black 4TB drives are either there or not there

    Have had my system completed for a little over a month now, but keep having issues with my two hard drives. A whole plethora of issues, might I add....my computer kept blue screening at one point until I completely disconnected my drives...my OS is on my m.2 lol and I had nothing on those...
  2. StarLost1701

    Question Custom Build opinions please.

    I haven't built a PC from scratch in over 20 years- I have been patchworking since what seems like forever. (Dual core athalon 64bit Win7 Enterprise 4gb ram) I'm saving to make a new gaming build and I am stuck on the power supply (specifically if it has enough/the correct connectors). I should...
  3. StupidComputers

    [SOLVED] PCIE NVME Adapter 3/4.0 only running at PCIE 2.0

    I'm using a WD SN750 500GB, first on the board's nvme slot and now with a Vantec UGT-M2PC12-RGB (https://www.vantecusa.com/products_detail.php?p_id=259) which is supposed to be PCIE 3.0/4.0 x4 but for me it's only running at 2.0 x4 for a reason that I can't figure out. Mobo is Z97 Asus Maximus...
  4. C

    Question Help replacing an old (2010) HDD with a new HDD and an SSD

    I just want to move from an old MBR drive to one of two new drives. I'd like for the new drives to use GPT, partially just in case I want to upgrade again later, even though the new drives are not larger than 2TB. Old drive is a 1TB that was originally in an HP desktop I bought in 2010, and...
  5. M

    Can I replace my GPU?

    Hello, Currently I have on my Desktop an GT 740 GPU. I friend of mine looking to upgrade made me an offer to sell his GTX 1050 really cheap. But my question is, can I simply remove my GT 740 and replace for the GTX 1050? Does it require an connection from the Power Supply like some cards...
  6. D

    Upgrading from GTX670 2GB SLI*2 on a budget

    Dear most excellent THW community, What is the most cost effective way to upgrade a GTX670*2 SLI? These are 2GB vram cards. I game at 1440p with an i5 3570K. But I'm also interested in CUDA for scientific distributed computing, such as through BOINC. I'm not looking at upgrading immediately...