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. L

    GPU upgrade for Elitebook 8460p?

    Mine has a Radeon 6470M card with only 512MB memory. Is there a better one I can install (if possible)? User Benchmark lists a couple including the Radeon 7400M which is 1GB memory, but I can't find any for sale anywhere.
  3. dante.heyman

    Is it possible to upgrade my RAM?--(SP314-51-376C)

    Hey I have an Acer Laptop ( Datasheet PN: NX.GZREM.003 (acer.com) ) I have tried everything, from opening my laptop myself to asking Acer Tech Support online and i get mixed answers. Crucial has a tool that checks your upgradability and how many slots you have...

    Is the Asus Prime B450M-A/CSM AMD AM4 a good motherboard

    Hi I’m thinking about upgrading my pc and I want to know if I should upgrade my mother board my motherboard is a Asus Prime B450M-A/CSM AMD AM4 I’m thinking about upgrading to a 3080 eventually 64gb of ram a 3 terabyte SSD and a ryzen 7 or 9 so do I need to upgrade my motherboard
  5. mgagneq

    RAM upgrade confusion /mobo sysinfo innacurate

    [Asus ROG Strix GL10CS][GL10CS-BS761-CB] I've been at this for at least 15 hours straight now, I'd love some input from someone more knowledgable. My machine is not giving accurate enough info for me to go for an upgrade. I just want to find the best RAM kit to max out what this mobo can...
  6. A

    What do I need to make my PC run faster?

    Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Home Single Language, 64 bit, Build 18362, Installed 20190823011556.000000+330 Processor: Intel(R) Pentium(R) CPU J3710 @ 1.60GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 76 Stepping 4, CPU Count: 4 Total Physical RAM: 4 GB...
  7. emilianorth

    Upgrading laptop parts

    Hi, I have a Dell XPS 13 laptop with the specs listed below. I was wondering if there are any parts that can be upgraded to give better gaming. I only need to run games on minimum settings but I am aware that my current laptop has parts that cannot be changed. Any help at all would be greatly...
  8. A

    Alienware 15 R3 screen upgrade

    Hello, I bought this screen off of eBay https://www.ebay.com/itm/3D-120Hz-G-Sync-15-6-LCD-SCREEN-B156HTN05-2-fit-B156HTN05-1-f-Asus-Acer-AUO52ED/352379961125?ssPageName=STRK:MEBIDX:IT&_trksid=p2057872.m2749.l2649 and it posts, and I can access the BIOS and everything with it, but when it goes to...
  9. L

    Should I upgrade Monitors?

    Hello! Currently I have a gateway FHX2300 monitor which has a refresh rate of 60hz at 1080p. I was thinking of upgrading monitors because I do game and this one isn't the best. My computer friend says that I should get something that puts out about 120Hz because of how technology is advancing...
  10. B

    Upgrading PC SN520 NVMe SSD from 512GB to 1TB

    I bought an Acer Aspire TC-885-UA92 Desktop, 9th Gen Intel Core i5-9400, 12GB DDR4, 512GB SSD, 8X DVD, 802.11AC Wifi, USB 3.1 Type C, Windows 10 for my college aged daughter. I included a photo of the NVMe that came with it. It has two notches both M and B Key. It needs both of those keys to...
  11. Nestor1122

    Need help with SSD upgrade

    So I'm attempting to clone this slow HDD onto an SSD but I'm having trouble accessing the OS . Would it be possible to install an SSD with a fresh OS and then retrieve the files from the HDD via USB? Thanks for the help in advance.
  12. J

    Any possible upgrades?

    I added an extra 4GB RAM to my Aces Aspire E 14 Laptop a while ago in hopes that it would speed it up. I mainly use it for games. I thought I would be satisfied with an 8GB RAM but I heard there are other ways to speed up a laptop. It would be easier to buy a new Gaming Laptop but I'm looking if...
  13. Overrated050

    What should i upgrade?

    Hi, so i am making this thread since im not sure myself because im planning to upgrade my build unfortunatelly i don't have budget to upgrade everything at the same time and i was wondering either do cpu or gpu bootlenecks the system. Intel core i5 - 7400 CPU 3.00GHz with boost to something...
  14. D

    I need help in getting a graphic card in my pc to play games

    Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version OS Version: Microsoft Windows 10 Pro, 64 bit, Build 18363, Installed 20200310135604.000000-240 Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-3570 CPU @ 3.40GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 58 Stepping 9, CPU Count: 4 Total Physical RAM: 8 GB Graphics Card...
  15. J

    2 computers - lan port compatability? Motherboard

    Hi there I was wondering if you could help me verify whether my primary desktop is compatible with another computer for a lan port. Basically I'm having internet problems and through many calls with my ISP technical support we've come to believe that the issue may be with the ethernet cable...
  16. Selda

    Upgrading Computer

    Right now I have an intel UHD graphics 620 graphics built into my laptop. so I was thinking of getting a Razer Core X Chroma Aluminum External GPU Enclosure (GPU) or an Xcellon Little Brother Thunderbolt 3 PCIe Expansion Chassis from amazon with a GTX 1650 graphics card or should I use a beast...
  17. Whatinthehello

    Upgrade sound card

    Hello, I have a Dell XPS 8700 and I want to stream audio online as I'm starting a internet radio station. Do I need to upgrade my sound card to get full fidelity if I'm streaming mp3's 44100 16bit music?
  18. S

    Solved Getting a new machine, so many options!

    So I'm going to be getting rid of my old PC that I've had for 6 years, will be giving it to my nephew for his 14th Birthday for him to do his studies and school work on (basic stuff), so I'll be needing myself a new one. Looking for something obviously better than what I will be getting rid of...
  19. D

    GPU upgrade but low performance

    I have recently upgraded from a 650ti to a gtx 960, but whenever I’m playing games (I play CSGO) I’m getting around 40 FPS if I’m lucky, alongside stutters and sometimes game crashes. I have no idea what’s going on
  20. A

    Upgrading from dell inspiron 3551 to vastro 3490

    hi all. i currently have a dell inspiron 3551 with intel pentium n3540 batrail cpu. 8gb ram, ssd. i want to upgrade to this laptop. https://www.amazon.in/3490-14-inch-i3-10110U-Integrated-Graphics/dp/B0842YYXRG/ref=sr_1_1?dchild=1&keywords=dell+vostro+3490+laptop&qid=1589384892&sr=8-1 i have...