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  1. A

    Pending OP Response Custom Gaming PC not running as expected

    Hi guys, I built my first custom PC back in August 2017 with the following specs: AMD Ryzen 5 1600 (14nm) 3.2 GHz 6-Core Processor Gigabyte GA-AB350-GAMING 3 ATX AM4 Motherboard Corsair Vengeance LPX 16 GB (2 x 8 GB) DDR4-3000 Memory PNY CS1311 120 GB 2.5" Solid State Drive Seagate Barracuda 2...
  2. R

    Solved Trying to upgrade current pc...

    I have a friend that is wanting to upgrade their current pc. I would help but I am not that skilled in this department as I bought a pre-built pc. Current specs below: Intel Core i5-8500 CPU @ 3.00 GHz GIGABYTE H370M D3H GeForce GTX 1050 GPU 8 GB Ram From this what are my friends options...
  3. imig

    Low FPS / performance on games

    My gaming PC, I believe, should be getting good performance on games that I am playing (Arma 3, Empire: total war, MOWAS2, and Call of duty: Modern Warfare 2019) I thought the low performance was due to game engines on the mostly older games but since playing COD: MW I have noticed that even...
  4. mattzor

    Solved Computer has suddenly started to under perform.

    I've seen this question appear frequently on here but I have to ask. I shall try to stay updated. I got my PC in 2017 and games ran as expected. Nowadays when i play games it will start to lag mid game and sometimes right in the start. I remember playing overwatch capped at 70fps no drops. I ran...
  5. Brandon Byrnes

    Solved Next Best thing after GTX 1060 3GB?

    Okay so here's my specs I just recently built this rig and it was primarily for video editing but now i'm into GTAV and have become obsessed. I am experiancing some stuttering and alot of choppines during cut screens. I'm sure this could be solved by lowering the settings for the game but...
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    PC Crashes to Solid Color Screen With Buzzing Audio Noise

    Hello everyone. I have been having an issue with my PC for a while, but I can't find a solid cause or solution. My PC will be working fine one minute, but when I start up a game, a few minutes into playing, the screen will go to a solid color and a buzzing noise will play through the headphones...
  7. Brandon Byrnes

    Solved Using 4K TV but Native Resolution only 1080p?

    So I am totally new at gaming. I recently build a rig for video editing but decided to install GTA V because it's been so long since I played anything. My setup is a Ryzen 5 2600x a GTX 1060 3GB, 16GB or DDR4 RAM and a MSI B450M Pro MOBO. My OS is Windows 10 Pro. I am using a 55" 4K TV for my...
  8. D

    Overheating—please help

    I have a Lenovo Y510P ideapad with an Intel Core i7-4700MQ, a GeForce GT 755, and a Intel HD Graphics 4600. This laptop has ran the games I want to play good for years. A couple months ago it suddenly started roaring every few seconds and freezing my game. I downloaded a program that tells me my...
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    RAM Problem/Crash

    Hi! Before i write anything about the problem, let you know Im from Hungary,so my English will be .. Sorry for that So the problem is, I bought + 8GB of ram to my PC,so i have 16GB right now. I put it in my pc, and the first time it seemed everythings okay. But when i played/play some games,the...
  10. R

    Help, my PC crashes when I play certain games

    So around October last year my PC started crashing randomly when playing certain games, like completely shuts off, and then it won't turn back on for like 10-20 minutes AND I have to power cycle it. But this only happens when the ambient temp in my room is warm and when the game is seemingly...
  11. shaky98

    Dell support assist checks fans on boot up

    i got a new gaming case a month back or so and i moved everything into it. ive changed many components but the motherboard/bios is still dell. the fans now run through my new case as i can control them separately. however dell support assist runs every time i turn on my computer and i cant find...
  12. G

    PC runs fine but major frame drops in games

    My PC is relatively new (bought just before christmas) and it was running completely fine in games and everything a couple days ago but since then its been getting massive frame drops even down to 11fps when i usually get a steady 120fps is my psu maybe failing?
  13. J

    Computer randomly freezes

    Hello everyone, I recently saved up some money and bought a computer that I can use for all of my gaming needs. It arrived around 3 weeks ago and I have been loving it. The only problem that I've been having is that it will randomly freeze for about 5 seconds. This usually happens when I am...
  14. D

    Solved PSU failing ?

    Hello there. A few months ago bought PC that was built in 2015 but still worked fine. Now there is a problem that I have been facing since the beginning. First games I installed were AC: Brotherhood (2010) and AC4: Black Flag. The problem was after around ten minutes of gameplay in brotherhood...
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    PC Laptop for Gaming under $500?

    I own an expensive Macbook Pro required for my college, but I have become increasingly frustrated with the amount of games Mac OS X does not support. Because of this, I want to buy a PC laptop STRICTLY for gaming, so I don't want to drop a large sum of money on it. However, I've been doing...
  16. Robertart

    2 games suddenly lagging (low fps) !?

    My problem is the following: I was away from my PC for about 3 days. Everything was working fine before that. When I returned to my PC and started up either of those 2 games, they were suddenly lagging to an extent that they were unplayable. To take note of, is that these games didn't ever lag...
  17. M

    Every game I launch Crashes?

    I built this gaming PC about a month ago and it runs pretty well for internetting, but every game I launch just crashes within a minute or less. For example I will try to launch Player unknowns battlegrounds from steam or discord and a crash reporter message pops up and reads "A PLAYER UNKNOWNS...
  18. dannyd3942

    Best antivirus+ antimalware software

    So I was researching virus protection software after messing up my PC and realized that for my laptop I would need antivirus software but also antimalware software, I'm leaning towards Bitdefender Antivirus Plus and Malwarebytes Has anyone ever used these and would they recommend them or would...
  19. dannyd3942

    EVGA SC15

    So I decided to buy the EVGA sc15 over various different laptops and was just wondering has anyone previously owned this laptop or have any experience with it?
  20. dannyd3942

    Lenovo vs HP vs MSI

    So I'm making my final decision on which laptop to buy, my 3 choices are: