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    [SOLVED] Overclocking on MSI Tomahawk Z490 with 10900K

    Hi Guys, I am about to build a brand new gaming pc, I am going pretty high-end and am currently just waiting for the arrival of the RTX 3000 series (or whatever it is going to be called). The rest of my build consists of a 10900K, MSI Z490 Tomahawk and a NZXT X63 Kraken cooler. Since I am...
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    Question 10900k and manual voltage - am I missing something?

    Hello everyone, So I bought an i9 10900k and an ASUS Z490 Maximus XII Formula and I already ran into some issues. I have updated the bios to latest version (0607), and now I am trying to set a manual voltage for the CPU because as always, AUTO voltages seem to be extremely high (close to 1.4...
  3. xerxesaria

    [SOLVED] Build with i5 10500

    Hi. I’m looking to build my next computer for gaming. So far, after some research, I have come up with the following and would like to know what the experts can tell me. this is my build for the most important components: 1. CPU: Intel i5 10500 or intel i5 10600 or intel i5 10600k 2...
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    Question PC randomly freezes nearly every week. Unsure what is going on.

    Hi, I've just build a new Z490 PC but seem to run into an odd and annoying issue that forces me to restart my pc. When in use my PC would just randomly freeze, even when its idling . My monitor continues to display and mouse continues to moves but if I click on a program nothing will open up. I...
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    Question My Corsair H60 (2018) isn't fitting into my LGA1200 Motherboard. What am I doing wrong?

    Hi everyone, I'm in the middle of building a new PC here with all the parts right next to me. However, I'm having a hiccup where the mounting bracket isn't lining up with the holes in the motherboard. (It's close, but far enough that something is fishy), so I thought something must be wrong...
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    [SOLVED] z490 motherboard for 10600k overclock

    There are 3 options, MSI MPG Z490 Gaming Edge WIFI MSI MPG Z490 Gaming Plus Gigabyte Z490 VISION G I saw the gamer nexus video on the z490 motherboard about the vrms and all, i want to know is there a difference between the gaming plus and gaming edge wifi in its power delivery, vrms etc and...
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    [SOLVED] New PC won't boot to windows after moving SSD from old PC

    Just build my new PC i5-9600k Gigabyte Z490 Aorus Elite AC Samsung 1tb 860 evo Gigabityte RTX 2060 super Corsair 3600Mhz (16gb) After connecting everything up and powering on, the CPU/DRAM/VGA/BOOT LEDs each turn on for about a second (one after the other), then it stays lit for BOOT when I...
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    [SOLVED] Will z490 motherboard reduce their price after sometime?

    Z490 mobos are too expensive compared to the z390. (source: https://www.techspot.com/news/84892-z490-motherboards-up-60-more-expensive-than-predecessors.html ) Any chance that this price will fall? Or they are expensive because they have to handle more powerfull cpus? thx in advance
  9. TheLootist

    [SOLVED] Ethernet drivers not working on ASUS ROG Strix Z490-H Gaming + after bios black screen

    Hey all, I've just built my new PC today, I've been unable to get the Ethernet drivers working. I've installed all the software from the disc with the board, reinstalled windows, windows is unable to find any drivers for the device when using device manager. Does anyone have any ideas on what I...
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    [SOLVED] Z490 MOBO's will it work for DDR4 RAM AND 1080TI GPU?

    Hi, Planning to upgrade, but im curious if the following will fit for Z490-F (ASUS ROG) ddr4 hyper x 8gb ram (2666mhz) kraken x63 1080ti thoughts?
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    Question Chipset z490. Will they produce another type of DDR4 (base 2666mhz )?

    Hello, I heard that z490 will support native drr4 2666 . But for olders plattaforms, anything above 2133 mhz speed is considered overclock. I wanna know if they will produce another type of ddr4 or is it the same ddr4 that we have today. thx in advance.