Forum discussion tagged with xeon.
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    Question Help on upgrade

    Hi guys just want to hear your thoughts? im planning on a build upgrading from my old I7 870 I stumble the E5-2420 v2 and chinese mobo on aliexpress saw reviews of buyers can tell its legit but im worrying about the low clock speed of the E5-2420 V2 only 2.7ghz but it has 6core and 12 threads...
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    Question Xeon CPU temp going above 80c.

    Hi guys, I recently bought lenovo s20 system with w3565 cpu and rx 470. Now when I play csgo on it the temperature of cpu goes above 80c and the fans starts making very loud noises. The idle temperature of cpu is around 60c-70c. Are those temperatures dangerous?
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    Question How can I overclock my Xeon X3440?

    Hello, i've built a cheap gaming computer with an Intel Xeon X3440 CPU, 2x4GB HyperX Fury 1600 MHz RAM, XFX Radeon R9 380 2GB GPU, and an Asus P7H55-M motherboard. The thing is that the default CPU speed is 2.55 GHz, which is a little bit slow for todays standards. That's why I was hoping I...
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    Question Xeon x5460 over heating

    Recently i switched from core 2 duo to modded x5460. I bought it from aliexpress and installed in my g41 motherboard of lga 775 socket. The processor is pre moded to work with lga 775. But its temperature is pretty higher than normal. Ideal state: 72 - 82 ℃ In Game : 92 - 100℃ Processor...
  5. Zorax demon

    Question Which LGA 1155 Motherboard Chipset for Xeon to get?

    I need a motherboard for Xeon E3 1220 V2 which chipset should I buy of LGA 1155 motherboard.
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    Question Xeon E3-1225 with Rx 580 8GB a good pair for gaming?

    I recently got this pc, it's a Dell Precision T1600. I want to get into gaming, the powersupply upgrade should be easy, but I'm concerned about the cpu bottlenecking the gpu. GPU = Powercolor Red Devil RX 580 8GB CPU = Xeon E3-1225 --- If the cpu is a bottleneck, what kind of cpu would work...
  7. Ibrahim19

    Question Build gaming pc 1080p 60

    Ultra budget build rupees 50,000 pkr in pakistan Does work cheap xeon gaming good? Cpu = xeon e3-1240 v2 = 7500 used Cpu cool = intel stock Mobo = asus h61 e = 3500 used Ram = 4x2 1600 Mhz =4000 used GPU = msi armor 1060 6gb = 29,000 used HDD = 1 Tb 7200 rpm = 3500 used Psu = 500 watt = 2500...
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    Question Gigabyte G31M-S2L - Success Bios update - black screen

    Hello folks, Yesterday I took my old 775 Gigabyte MB and I bought new CPU(Xeon E5450) in order to bring new life to that old machine. I tried to put the cpu in the MB, and it recognized it but the machine has shut down and it never succeeded to post the OS screen. So I put my old e5200 cpu...
  9. HappyTorrent

    Question Best Xeon for Workstation Use and Light Gaming?

    First of all, hi y'all! Been a while since I've been to the forums, not a fan of the new UI for mobile though. Seems a bit clunky and the ads are much more aggressive, but that's not what this post is about lol. I'm looking to do a budget workstation/gaming rig. Yes, I'm aware of this magical...
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    [SOLVED] A question about a cpu upgrade for Precision T3600.

    Would this Xeon E5-2687W CPU work with this dell precision t3600 computer. The cpu has the correct socket LGA 2011, correct architecture Sandy Bridge EP. But it says "Up to 130W" and this Xeon E5-2687W uses 150W. I have a 635W psu. Would this be a issue or not? I have had issues with i7-3930k...
  11. Question can someone please help me (gigabyte x58-ud5)

    hey guys! ive recently gotten into x58 again, built a ryzen 5 2600 based system and decided to sell that lost only about 50 bucks so not to bad and buy x58 again. last time i had an asus motherboard (p6t ws pro to be exact) and i got a nice 1.6Ghz out of that, no further but i did get 1033...
  12. luk17

    Question Render server x5675

    Hi i would like to create a server render farm, i need core with high clock speed, and ram, i don't need gpu, i already have one old that will be enough. I don't have so much money(around 200 max max 250 Dollar/euro) and after searching stuff i have this x5675 ( 40$ one ) that i would like to...
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    Question Board fans start before power

    Hi, I have a RM850x Corsair PSU, ASUS WS C621E SAGE lga3647 board, XEON Gold 6130F 16C processor, Micron 16GB DDR4 2666Mhz 288 pin ECC LRDIMM, and Intel heatsink with fan. When I switch the PSU on, the fans in the case, on the PSU itself, on the Intel heatsink fan, and on PCIE cards if I...
  14. joaohanzen

    Question What is the best graphic card I can get with my actual PC?

    Hello, what is the best graphic card for gaming on my actual config? I have a: Intel Xeon E5450 Quad-core (and 4 Threads) @3.00GHz 12MB Cache. 8GB DDR3 (4x2) NVIDIA GeForce 210 1GB DDR3 (actual graphic card). Dell 01TKCC motherboard. Thanks a lot, João.
  15. Naiiyon

    Question x5675/ GA-EX58-UD3R OC with 500w Psu?

    Picked up the combo for a really good deal and planning to squeeze more performance out of it. The lowest wattage psu i've read some guy use was a 550w, so im wondering if i can get away with a Evga 500w white to get a decent overclock. Aswell the guy I picked this up from said it pulls 450-500w...
  16. InSovietRussiaComputerBuildsYOU

    [SOLVED] Trouble cooling a 60W Xeon

    I got a mobo bundle for one of my friends, it included a Supermicro server mobo, a Xeon L5640 and some RAM. Unfortunately, it came with a very small passive cooler, which wasn't enough to cool the Xeon, so I recommended him getting a freezer 13, the most affordable block cooler. It does a good...
  17. Omakebon

    Question Upgrades: w3530 to x5675 using the same board

    Hi, this is my first time dabbling on an x58/1366 platform. A friend recently upgraded his set up from a w3530 to a Ryzen and gave me the old one; I am using it now as of the moment. I'am planning to do a litte bit of an upgrade as to change the CPU to an x5675 which can be bought for a...
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    Question MB and case/chassis for 4 Intel Xeon E5-4650 v2 and 2 Geforce 2080 Ti

    So, at my university's research lab we got our hands on 4 cpus Intel Xeon E5-4659 v2 and on 2 top-notch gpus Nvidia GeForce 2080 Ti. Nonetheless, it has proven hard to find a proper motherboard and server/workstation chassis/case/tower to fit all that. That is my question to you all experts...
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    Question Xeon Dilemma: E-2689 vs E5-2643v2 vs E5-2670v2

    Hi, guys! I'm building a computer on the 2011 socket for video and music editing and gaming for the next few years. I was choosing used xeon cpu on aliexpress and got stuck between choices among these three options: E-2689 is the cheapest, has 8 cores, 3.6 ghz turbo (not for all 16 threads, i...
  20. Abdul wahab 786

    Question Which Cpu to choose with RX 580 8GB

    So, i have got an rx 580 and i need to make a pc to play games on it...my bughet is perhaps the tighest on planet earth . I have 150$ to build rest of the pc... I know the best way is to go used and i can find and i5 4590 for little over my bughet and an it 3570 right in my bughet.. So which...