Forum discussion tagged with xeon.
  1. Ugijago

    Question is it safe to overclock with auto voltage?

    hello i overclock xeon x5670 to 3.9 with auto voltage (1.264 - 1.272) is it safe? will it destroy my motherboard? temperature max testing with cpu burn less than 75(70-75)
  2. syntax.error

    Question Can't find graphics driver for Xeon E-2288G

    Hi, I have a 3 GB Windows Server 2012 running using Proxmox. I have been trying to get Parsec installed (https://parsecgaming.com/ ) so I can program remotely without stutters. Instead, I got this error https://support.parsecgaming.com/hc/en-us/articles/115002624051 I checked their articles...
  3. PedrohdezS

    Question Chipset Q35 and Xeon 5460

    Tengo una placa base con un chipset Q35 y sé que no es compatible con el Xeones 5xxxx, desafortunadamente compré un X5460 modificado para el zócalo 775, estoy tratando de montar algo bueno con mi pequeño presupuesto, bueno, el problema es que dicen que en las placas de chipset Q35 no es posible...
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    [SOLVED] Xeon CPU on "standard" Mobo

    Hello, I've started a new project and would like to get some advices to avoid doing mistakes. The main and final goal is to build a dedicated video encoding machine: I want to mass re-encode all my videos (1080p => 720p) using Handbrake, in order to free up some space on my NAS. The most...
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    Question Screen Strange Artifacts

    Hi all I have a really strange issue, wondering if anyone has been it before? https://ibb.co/jvqMhjr I acquired a Xeon based system, it doesnt have a hard drive. And I have replaced the RAM, CMOS battery, VGA cable and monitor and I still get the above screen strangeness. I think it might be...
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    Question Upgrading from Xeon e5-1620 v2 3.7ghz HELP!!!

    Hi, made an account just for this haha someone pls help me solve this!! So, i have a HP Z420 Workstation, Rx480 Sapphire Nitro+ 4gb and 16gb ram. I've been using this PC for gaming but this CPU falls short for almost all mainstream games this year. Can not afford to spend more than...
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    Question Xeon W2140B vs AMD options

    So, I have a friend who is looking at getting the 2017 iMac Pro with the 8 core processor. After some research, I found that the chip in the system is the Xeon W2140B. I am attempting to convince him to purchase and build his own windows PC. Regardless of the system, it will be used as a...
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    Question Motherboard Huananzhi versions

    Hello. I'm going to build a new PC. I really liked the lga 2011 platform, because of the low cost of xeon. To various models of Motherboard, some dubious models. The brand that most caught my attention was Huananzhi, but there are many models of that brand (the models are listed below). I want...
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    [SOLVED] PC Upgrade Help

    Hi all, Need help on parts for upgrading my old Z400 workstation. Specs are: Motherboard: HP 0AE4h CPU: Intel Xeon W3580 GPU: GeForce GTX 960 PSU: DPS-475CB-1A (475W) RAM: 8 GB DDR3 HDD: Seagate Barracuda 2TB - 7,200rpm SDD: Kingston HyperX Fury 120GB Was thinking of upgrading the CPU to a...
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    Question "Fake" SMB Signal

    Hi, I have a problem with my motherboard. I bought a used Intel S5520HC Motherboard and two Intel Xeon X5650. Everything is fine, if I only have one CPU installed but if install the second CPU the PC doesnt boot anymore. Beep Code 1-5-4-4 . After googling a little, I found out that you have to...
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    Question E3 1290 v2 or 1246 v3 for gaming?

    Simple as the title suggests and my overall specs are: Asus B85M-G Motherboard, Rx 580 nitro+ 8Gb & 16Gb DDR-3 1600Mhz Ram. These processors are selling for the same price in my country, Pakistan.
  12. axemancj

    Question What would be the best cooler for Xeon e5450 775 mod

    I recently just bought a xeon e5450 processor off online but the idle temperatures in windows 7 is 80 degrees plus. what would be the best budget friendly yet effective cooller for this processor?
  13. T

    Question server cpu gaming pc

    I wanted to get the community's input and ideas. Hello friends, i have built a decent rig with a Xeon E5-2640 V4 , 256 GBs DDR4 ECC, Nvme ssd , asrock x99 extreme4 mobo and an Evga 1080ti. what's your take on the rig? It may be best to say that the cpu and some components were free for me so...
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    Question Overclock issue Xeon W3670 on ASUS P6T SE

    Im in need of help. So I bought a W3670 xeon to replace my i7920, crossed my fingers and hoped all would go well. Made sure BIOS was the most recent (from 2010 lol) the works. So got it to boot and work fine, overclocked it to a stable 4.2ghz with ease, keeping de cpu volt just slightly above...
  15. Patrick Samuel

    [SOLVED] Can't get stable overclock over 4.2 Ghz X5660

    Hello, so I tried to overclock my x5660 ( Yes I know its quite old) for about 1 year without success to exceed 4.2GHZ clock speed, I always get BlueScreens, I tried different voltages, multipliers, setting RAM speed very low, watching lots of videos and trying to copy every setting , etc... But...
  16. enduserCC

    Question Workstation Build for own research

    Hi, I’m considering buying my first workstation. My planned budget is around 3000$. The use case would be various software development tasks for my own projects. E.g. data science (Deep Learning), databases, also SE for embedded systems. I planned going with 2x Xeon E5 2690 v3, so my build...
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    Question Intel Confidential - Engineering Sample

    Ok so I have bought a Intel confidential CPU from eBay it was sold as an Engineering sample under the Title of E5-2650 v4, I have been running the CPU for some time and works OK but when I went to see what could be done with OC I found some strange anomalies in the CPU files as you can see on...
  18. Hamza Ahmed Jamil

    Build Advice Build for xeon e3-1290.

    So I have a processor which is e3-1290 I want to build pc for that which can support modern GPU with this CPU..I wanna know what mobo,case,psu,ram should be used...and and my budget is pretty much limited to 11k pkr or you can suggest me out of my budget too..
  19. bruhmomentum

    Question Safe to use ATX PSU extension on abnormal PSU

    I have a XW6600 and moved the components to a new case. In this new case the 24pin cord can't reach the motherboard's 24pin port and I can't remount the PSU in this case. I would just buy a 24pin extension, but HP but switched some of the pins on the motherboard which make it different to a...
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    Question X5650 Not reaching full turbo boost?

    So I ran 2 runs of Cinebench R15 and I monitored during browsing and normal system usage but my X5650 achieved 603Cb in R15 and never goes above 2.8GHz on all cores. My turbo is supposed to be 3.06GHz and I remember a while ago achieving 685Cb in Cinebench R15. I haven't changed anything in...