Forum discussion tagged with xeon.
  1. J

    Question Will this RAM work?

    I have a JINGSAH X79M-S3.0 Motherboard (LGA2011) and Intel Xeon E5-2690 CPU. Motherboard was made in China and seems to be incredibly generic in nature. Finding information on this (not written in Chinese) has been a real challenge, resource materials seem to be limited (at best). I am not...
  2. M

    Question Mac Pro 4.1 not booting after CPU upgrade ?

    Hi guys, Ive got (what once was) a working Mac Pro 4.1 flashed to 5.1 and bought a pair of used x5690s on ebay. I wanted to upgrade the stock CPUs to the x5690s on my dual cpu mac pro. Im aware that these must be delidded to avoid thermal problems, however, prior to delidding i wanted to test...
  3. bungshleyp00p

    Question Dell 0crh6c compatible with w3680 or x5690

    I bought a Dell 0crh6c and a w3680 xeon and I finally started assembling the system and I noticed that it didn’t display any video, which I thought this combo would work because I saw it from a video and also comment sections. Then after doing the cmos trick cleaning ram etc… I figured that I...
  4. SpicySnowflake

    Question Dell T5600 shuts down during stess-testing ?

    So as stated in thread's title, i've started having problems with shutdown's during stress testing on my dell T5600 workstation. Before continuing here's workstation specs: - Psu:825w(came originally with this psu) Cpu: 2x Xeon e5-2670 Gpu: Rtx 3050(originally it was running...
  5. Xeon z600

    Question Graphics card upgrade for HP Z600 ?

    I have an HP Z600 with Xeon CPU and I want to upgrade my graphics card. Which card suits best for Xeon ? Currently I have Quadro 4000 which is not good for games. I want to use my PC for both work and games. Plzz guide
  6. I

    [SOLVED] Advice on CPU for HP Microserver Gen8 ESXi server- Xeon E3-1260L?

    I'm thinking of upgrading my HP Microserver Gen8 to use it as an ESXi host. It will replace my existing ESXi host, which is a Dell Optiplex 3010 with an i5 3470 processor and 16GB RAM. This performs fine, but doesn't have enough drive bays (I need at least 4), and more importantly it doesn't...
  7. overclockedhuman

    Discussion Thoughts/Ridicule?

    Here's a benchmark of my old system that played most games at 1080p 50-60fps before I upgrade. Thoughts? Ridicule? I'm surprised it does what it does tbh https://www.userbenchmark.com/UserRun/50342758
  8. overclockedhuman

    [SOLVED] Switching To AMD, Will Windows Still Boot From The SSD I Use For Boot Right Now?

    I have an ancient Dell T3500 Desktop (Xeon based from like 2010) that I am currently using to game on, I have all the components to build a new system based on the Ryzen 3 3300x, but I'm unsure about the windows boot process. Ive heard that windows doesn't like having hardware switches. Will it...
  9. R

    [SOLVED] Upgrading my pc suggestions

    Hello everyone, I have an old pc which has the following specifications: Case: HP z400 Case Motherboard: HP z400 Motherboard CPU: Intel Xeon w3680 GPU: Nvidia 1060 6GB VRAM RAM: 8GB Storage: 250 GB SSD and 2.5 TB HDD I wanted to upgrade my pc but I'm generally happy with my GPU, however I seem...
  10. G

    Question C612 motherboard vs x99A vs B550 for file server or and chia mining ?

    Hello all I will start by saying am not a super expert but am hobbyist when it comes to assembling computers. I did assemble more than 10 :) Lately I have been contemplating with assembling a multi tasking machine amongst which being a File server although I have a TS231 2 disks QNAP at home...
  11. D

    [SOLVED] Asus P8H67-M LX no display with Xeon E3-1230 V2?

    No display everything turns on and works. Had an i5 2500 in before and system worked no issues so everything works but I dont have the i5 2500 anymore I put in the xeon and it turns on but no display. Specs Motherboard: Asus P8H67-M LX CPU: Xeon E3-1230 V2 GPU: HIS 7850 Ice-Q Ram: 2x8GB...
  12. D

    [SOLVED] Is there ddr4 1866mhz or 1600mhz?

    I got Xeon e5 2620v3 that supports only ddr4 1600mhz/1866mhz, and i have only 2x afox ddr4 2400mhz 8gb ram When i run system it doesnt see my ram modules. should i lower the frequency ? what i doing wrong?
  13. W

    [SOLVED] Xeon Gold 5218R vs 6226R for HPC workstation

    Dear all, I am configuring a workstation for intensive 3D finite element numerical analyses in engineering. Basically, it will consist of a dual socket motherboard with two Xeon Gold, either 5218R or 6226R, the latter for only 50 € more than the former. Despite having less cores (16 vs 20 of...
  14. M

    [SOLVED] Memory Upgrade for Dual Socket Xeon Workstation

    Dear members, I am trying to upgrade the memory RAM of my current workstation and would appreciate your input. Configuration: ASRock EP2C612D16NM-2T8R Server Motherboard, 2 Xeon E5 2695 - V4 processor, 850 W Power Supply 2x32 GB Hynix 2133 MHz Ram The current memory performance is extremely...
  15. R

    [SOLVED] X79 - X99 - RyZen in 2021 ??

    Hi ! i'm looking to build a budget PC, for different activities, like gaming, editing, multitasking and so on. was considering in buying a X79 - X99 because i found some cheap deals or going for Ryzen because of upgrade possibility ( AMD user here ) i'll list them down for you so you can...
  16. S

    [SOLVED] [SOLVED] HP XW8600 Dual Xeon e5450 - some games not launching

    Hello, I recently managed to get my hands on an HP XW8600 workstation, on which I attached an GTX 970. Shortly, as stated in the title, I have some issues and can not launch some games in windows 10 ( AC Valhalla, Doom Eternal, Horizon Zero Dawn for example) - no error being generated...
  17. newtonlaplace982

    [SOLVED] Supermicro Build does not POST, beep, or give video output

    I need some help with a system which refuses to POST, beep, or give any type of video output. I already tried various troubleshooting measures, which are summarized below. First of all, the system features the following components: Mainboard: Supermicro X11DPL-i (dual-socket board) CPU: 1x...
  18. dopz

    [SOLVED] is my build ok to assemble?

    hi guys my lga1155 motherboard just died on me so i decided to upgrade the whole thing, im thinking of going with xeon e5 2660, is it ok to pair up with my other components? so here is what it will be intel xeon e5 2660 16gb ddr4 gtx 9602gb 1tb hdd corsair cv650 watts 80bronze is that ok? im...
  19. jarub

    [SOLVED] Server/Workstation First Build

    Hello to everybody! First things first, I've just landed in this forum, and looks like there are lots of nice and experienced people here. Im glad to have joined this community :) Relative to the question, I want to explain the main purpose of the build that I have in my mind, before giving...
  20. BoLaoLaCoThat

    Question X3430(Lynnfield) for a Intel Havendale/Clarkdale host bridge (rev02)?

    I have a HP304bh main with LGA1156 and Intel Havendale/Clarkdale Host Bridge rev 02 (northchips). Will a Xeon X3430 work with the specs?
  21. jam500

    [SOLVED] "No Memory" error on boot ?

    Hi there I'm building a new system and am currently getting a "no memory" error on startup. I currently have 2133 ram from lenovo (https://www.ascent.co.nz/productspecification.aspx?itemID=472451), which after further reading I may need to have ecc memory for the system to boot is that correct...
  22. G

    [SOLVED] Choosing between i5 and Xeon...

    Hello all. I have a bit of a dilemma I am hoping you can help with. I am looking to run a server which has the following: Nextcloud server ARK Server (4 people) CCTV Server (3 cameras) Potentially Teamspeaker server (4 people) I really like the look of the T40 Dell with the Xeon 2224G however...
  23. S

    [SOLVED] Xeon mod on my Fujitsu Esprimo P2560

    Hey, I have an old Fujitsu Esprimo P2560 here and I'm wondering if I could mod a Xeon E5620 with the Sticker and use it on the PC. I don't know if the Chipset is correct or if the Bios on my Fujitsu Esprimo P256 is blocking the Xeon. Please help
  24. I

    Question 771 to 775 MOD with E5462

    Hello as I stated in the title I bought E5462 really cheap and wanted to install it on my motherboard. The motherboard that I have is GA-EP43-UD3L. Now as far as I can tell everything should be working fine, but when I put the CPU in the socket, the PC is not booting to bios. It's turning on and...
  25. B

    Question Xeon 1225v2 shows reaching 3.9 ghz?

    i bought this xeon about 6 months ago, its 3.2 base and boosts up to 3.6 (locked?) , however while i was checking the perfomance tab on task manager i see it boosting to 3.9 and dropping to 3.4 and going all over the place, under no important usage, my motherboard has some issues, like a power...
  26. RedMac

    [SOLVED] X5690 vs X5687 for Emulation

    So I’ve seen the threads all over the internet for using these CPUs for gaming, but what about for emulation? I know with emulating you end being CPU bound more often due to the CPU having to emulate the graphics as well and I’m not sure if the extra cores will help in this case or if the higher...
  27. CaptainDiabeto

    [SOLVED] How To Flash BIOS When Computer Wont POST

    Hi Everyone, I was trying to do a BIOS Update on my server computer because I had bought a new CPU and it required a BIOS Update in order to run, but somehow during the flash it corrupted itself and now the computer won't POST. My Question Is: How do I flash a new BIOS onto it without being able...
  28. J

    [SOLVED] Computer thermal shutdown in Windows 10 & Ubuntu but runs fine in DOS & BIOS

    I have a Dell T3400, with Intel Xeon x3360, no overclock or anything. I know it is old but it is still a solid build fine computer. It recently developed this issue of thermal shutdown during the boot process of Windows 10 or Ubuntu. The machine basically turn itself off during the boot...
  29. S

    [SOLVED] Troubleshooting black screen with Error 67 with new Ram

    Searching forums in hopes of a solution but now at the point of asking those much smarter than I. I have a working desktop that I recently picked up ram upgrade (used purchase) With 2 upgraded ram sticks installed, motherboard flashes error 67 and system does not post. Only black screen. I’ve...
  30. taimoorbaig382

    [SOLVED] Core i7 4790 vs Xeon E5 1650 v3 (For Gaming)

    Hello Everyone! Let's jump into the topic. I found a very good deal on Intel Xeon E5-1650 V3 and X79. I was going for i7 4790 and a suitable motherboard first, but found this alternate deal. According to cpu.userbenchmark.com, Xeon E5-1650 V3 is faster than i7 4790. So what should i do? Kindly...
  31. hannankhan

    [SOLVED] Which Xeon E5 V2 is Good for Gaming?

    Hello, I have bought a Dell Precision T3610 Workstation with Xeon E5-2660 (non-V) and 16GB ddr3 Ram. I want to build it a Gaming PC so I thought of Increasing my Ram to 32GB and Change the Processor. I am a bit confused that which one to take. I have been looking for Xeon E5-2687W V2 and Xeon...
  32. BackInTheDust

    [SOLVED] Does the RX 570 and Xeon E5 1620 v2 Bottleneck?

    As it states in the title does the Xeon E5 1620 v2 bottleneck my GPU? And if it would, do you guys perhaps know a cheap CPU that doesn't bottleneck it?
  33. S

    [SOLVED] Intel Xeon Compatibility with Motherboard

    Hi everyone, I have a small little question about a build I'm working on. So, I'm trying to build a LAN system, but when I'm not taking it places it's going to be running a (mostly) 24/7 Minecraft server. I'm using the motherboard from an HP Pro Desk 400 G2.5 SFF, which is an LGA1150 socket. The...
  34. A

    [SOLVED] Switching from VM to Physical Home Server

    Hi All, I've been hosting a minecraft server and web server on my PC in a ubuntu virtual machine for some time now. PC Specs are in signature. I have 8 cores allocated to the VM and 8GB RAM as well. The minecraft server uses 4-6GB of RAM most of the time, and I don't see any more needed in the...
  35. O

    [SOLVED] 1620v2 power consumption? And pc budget build help.

    Hi I’m trying get a gaming pc on a tight budget, so I decided that I might go with a Xeon cpu, but I seen that the 1620 v2 has high power consumption and will up the bill a bit. Can someone confirm on this and if you would have any other recommendations for a cpu then please lmk. Thank you .
  36. [SOLVED] Cooler modding/swap on a Dell PowerEdge 860 / PowerEdge R200 1U server

    Good day to y'all in your favourite timezone :) Complete newbie here asking for some advice on cooler replacement on a PE860 / PE R200 server. I managed to buy two of these beauties in a liquidation sale CHEAP. Both come with a Xeon X3220, 8 GB RAM and 2x 300GB SAS HDD, good enough specs for...
  37. HyperPete

    [SOLVED] Xeon support on Asus P7P55D-E LX?

    I need a replacement motherboard because I am clumsy. :( My CPU is a Xeon X3480. The Asus P7P55D-E shows support for the I7 880, but does not specifically list the X3480. Is it safe to assume that the Xeon is also supported, or is there a physical difference that will possibly be...
  38. A

    [SOLVED] Xeon for gaming in 2020?

    Hello everyone! I'm looking for an LGA1150 processor because I need more FPS in games and I'm having huge drops in-game even with low settings (currently having i5 4460 and 1060 3gb). My question is that old Xeon processors(f.e. Intel Xeon E3-1285L v4) are suitable for gaming? Or should i stick...
  39. N

    Question PC keeps on restarting at Windows 10 loading screen

    My PC was doing just fine, but one day my apartment's power goes out, and then it used to boot on second try, but then it went off for good, I would only see the orange light, and then after 3 days I turned on my PC it booted perfectly fine, Now, when I'm using heavy software's like adobe...
  40. R

    [SOLVED] E5-2630V3 compatible with chinese x99 motherboard ?

    I am looking to upgrade my workstation on the cheep. I settled on an E5-2630V3 and I am now looking for a motherboard. This one looks good and is within my pricepoint with all the features I want however I am concerned with : a) compatibility with a non-server board. b) legitimacy of the...