gaming build help

  1. M

    Newbie Looking to Upgrade Older Desktop

    Hi there! I am looking for some advice on upgrading my older desktop PC so it is capable of handling games and streaming. I have recently purchased an Xbox Series X so am not not too concerned with having the next gen available on this PC, more just having it capable of smoothly running a...
  2. ApexCreo

    My gaming PC just died on me

    I was in the middle of playing a game nothing intense or strenuous on my pc but it suddenly went black, after trying everything i could thin k i thought o install a new OS incase it was a virus, all I get is. Can someone please tell me what this mean and if I can buy new parts and install them...
  3. Phordin

    Need help with CPU

    I have an Intel Core i5 9600k. Windows 10. Just finished my build and on startup I get a “CPU overheating alert”. I’ve reapplied thermal paste several times at the right amount and have replaced the heat sink as well. The fan is on and connected to the motherboard. The BIOS reads 126 Celsius...
  4. freestyler24

    I need help in upgrading my RAM. Please Help

    I wanted to upgrade my ram to a faster one that my MOBO can handle (3200mhz). I have trouble understanding if any ddr4 module ram with max 3200mhz and upto 64GB would do or is there any thing other specifics that I need to look into. If anyone can help me find a suitable ram with better speeds...
  5. M

    Gaming computer HELP!!

    Hello! This is my first time posting on here so I’m sorry if this is in the wrong thread. My issue is that I have a gaming computer but I’m missing some of the cords for it so I was hoping someone could look at the pictures I’ve attached and let me know which ones I’m missing. Thank you in advance!
  6. G

    New pc is already having problems

    Hello, about a month ago I purchased an NZXT starter plus pc. I haven’t played that much because of work, but this last Sunday I tried to turn on my computer, and I got the message “over current have been detected!!” I thought it would be an easy fix, but it isn’t. I have tried to call the place...
  7. K

    Building a Gaming PC

    So I’ve decided to build a gaming pc on a budget of $800 and as of right now so far after some research on parts and looking to see what would be good this is what i have decided to choose for the main CPU: Intel Core i5-9400f 2.9GHz 6-Core GPU: XFX Radeon RX 570 4GB RS XXX RAM: Patriot Viper...
  8. L

    Should I buy a better CPU or Graphics card?

    I have a poor performing CPU for gaming. Its a Amd a4 with intergrated graphics. Im wondering if I should buy a graphics card (Gtx 1030 GDDR5 low profile) or upgrade my CPU? If the Cpu, what are some good options under 100$?
  9. W

    Help me decide which build to buy, please!

    Hello folks! So I basically am struggeling between to builds. One is brand new, self made trough CP part picker, which some dude adviced for me. And the other one is second hand. Here you have both links, one for PC-partpicker and the other website (its dutch, but the components are written...
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    Solved Which graphics cards are compatible with my PC?

    Motherboard: Tower: HP Pavilion Slimline s5-1414 ( ) Graphics: Intel HD Graphics RAM: 8GB Processor: Intel(R) Core i3-2130 CPU @ 3.40 GHz Windows: 10 Elder Scrolls Online PC Requirements: (...
  11. H

    Opinions on this computer build? (For streaming and gaming)

    I plan on being able to build a computer that can run pretty much all games at max settings and stream at the same time. Any opinions are valued, thank you. This is what i have put together so far.
  12. A

    Want to build a pc with low budget

    I want to buy a gigabyte f2a68hm-ds2 motherboard with amd a3 5300 processor. How will the setup be? What sort of performance can I expect? Can I play modern games with it?
  13. V

    Solved My CPU is faster then my GPU thus bottlenecking it.

    Hi I'm new when it comes to pc building and also I'm tight on a budget so I really need to think when buying pc parts. First off my CPU is a Ryzen 5 2600 and my GPU is a 1060 6gb. I wanted to know it if my system will bottleneck or not so I went into this website...
  14. L

    Solved Which motherboard should I buy?

    Hi Right now I'm looking for a good motherboard for gaming under 180$. There is so many choices and I don't know what's good or bad. It needs to be 8th gen cpu compatible and DDR4ram compatible. Thanks
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    I need help with finding a compatible gaming graphics card

    Computer Model: HP Pavilion Elite e9290f Desktop PC I bought this computer recently second hand and I want to upgrade the graphics card from the current GTX 260 to something newer to play games. Unfortunately, I don't know which gaming graphics card to buy that is compatible and usable for...
  16. X

    which of these laptops is better for gaming (poor edition)

    I know both of them are not meant for gaming But this is all I can afford So plz tell me which of these laptops would be better for gaming i3 7th gen Nvidia Gforce 920MX gfx 4gb DDR3 expandable to 12gb Clock speed 2.4 GHz Vs i 3 6th gen Amd radeon 520 gfx 8gb ram DDR4 expandable to 16gb...
  17. H

    No Signal Monitor

    Hi! I'm building my first gaming PC. This is what I have: AMD RYZEN 5 1500X 3.5GHz Quad Core Processor MSI-B350M PRO-VDH ATX AM4 motherboard Corsair Vengeance LPX 8GB (1) DDR4-2666 Western Digital Caviar Blue 1TB 3.5" 7200RPM Internal Hard Drive Gigabyte Geforce GTX 1050Ti 4GB graphics card...
  18. NickBrown

    Automatic Repair Loop

    I have just built my PC which includes : Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO - CPU Thermaltake Versa C22 Snow Edition RGB LED Lighting SPCC ATX Mid Tower Intel Core i5-7600K LGA 1151 Desktop Seagate BarraCuda 1TB 3.5-Inch hard drive EVGA 500 W1, 80+ WHITE 500W, power supply MSI Gaming Intel B250...
  19. I

    I Cant Play GTA V

    So I just got GtaV and I noticed that im having a lot of fram issues. My game just drops to 1 Frame to the point where the computer crashed. I dont know why but I believe it has something to do with the storage disk. Im running on a Gaming computer with these specs: Amd Athlon X4 845 Gtx 1050ti...
  20. R

    what is your opinion about these spec for gaming pc

    Helle Im planing to build gaming pc with these spec and looking for prof opinions. CPU: i7-7700k 4.2 up to 5.1 ghz motherboard: gigabyte z170x-gaming 7 GPU: ASUS gtx 1060 3g ddr5 RAM:corsair vengeance led 16GB DDR4 3200 ghz CPU cooling: nzxt kraken x31 CASE : phanteks p400s with led strips...