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Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 06 Mar 2017
Replies: 21
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Posted By dorian hawkmoon
Yes. Moved there. Thanks for all the help.

Yes. Moved there. Thanks for all the help.
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 06 Mar 2017
Replies: 21
Views: 16,667
Posted By dorian hawkmoon
I went with the R1700 as it was affordable here...

I went with the R1700 as it was affordable here at my local retailer's outlet. Using a beginner's B350 mobo now. Did a clean install of Win 10. But there are issues with power profiles (I'm using...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 20 Feb 2017
Replies: 21
Views: 16,667
Posted By dorian hawkmoon
If a clean install solves slowdown/lag issues...

If a clean install solves slowdown/lag issues I'll definitely do that when upgrading my rig. Win 10 just seems prey to lags after update...maybe even without updates sometimes.
Ryzen chips are...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 19 Feb 2017
Replies: 21
Views: 16,667
Posted By dorian hawkmoon
Intel has done the same with Kaby Lake. I may...

Intel has done the same with Kaby Lake. I may upgrade provided the six core Ryzen is affordable at all. Win 10 sometimes slows down after major updates on my father's lapppie (eg. Anniversary update)...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 19 Feb 2017
Replies: 21
Views: 16,667
Posted By dorian hawkmoon
Win 7 boots on Ryzen. Although they won't support...

Win 7 boots on Ryzen. Although they won't support it officially. If my arm is twisted by MS, I might just upgrade to Win 10 Home or something. Just might.

Ryzen Six core's 1st variant (costs...
Forum: PC Custom Builds and Overclocking 16 Feb 2017
Replies: 21
Views: 16,667
Posted By dorian hawkmoon
Ryzen 6 core or 4 core upgrade

I am planning to upgrade to Ryzen once it releases. I am not sure about which to go for though, 4/6 core (with SMT)? All the leaks(?)/speculations point towards a reasonably priced processor on both...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 31 Jan 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 1,401
Posted By dorian hawkmoon
My newest Firecuda sshd just disappeared one fine...

My newest Firecuda sshd just disappeared one fine noon. Unplugged, re-plugged - voila! Back again. Using my brother's spare Antec right now. He said it might be a psu issue?!
Forum: Hardware & Devices 21 Jan 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 1,401
Posted By dorian hawkmoon
i downloaded it (open monitor).What do you want...

i downloaded it (open monitor).What do you want me to do now?
(BTW, I usually use Gigabyte's utility usually, didn't see unusual temps.)
Forum: Hardware & Devices 20 Jan 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 1,401
Posted By dorian hawkmoon
WU is set to manual. I just installed...

WU is set to manual. I just installed windows6.1-kb3125574-v4-x64 convenience rollup from MS to see if it solves the problem. It did not. I tried both slot combination with RAM, doesn't make a...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 19 Jan 2017
Replies: 10
Views: 1,401
Posted By dorian hawkmoon
I don't know. There are lags/slowness randomly. I...

I don't know. There are lags/slowness randomly. I borrowed and changed around HDDS from my friends, after getting an SSD for OS. Same problem remains. RAM? Power seems okay in Gigabyte utility....
Forum: Hardware & Devices 19 Nov 2016
Replies: 10
Views: 1,401
Posted By dorian hawkmoon
BIOS is up to date. No, these exact RAM were not...

BIOS is up to date. No, these exact RAM were not on support list. But, it supports 1866MHz RAM, as does the processor. POST went fine the first time I installed.
After the slot changes after the...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 18 Nov 2016
Replies: 10
Views: 1,401
Posted By dorian hawkmoon
RAM issue in Win 7 x64

A strange thing keeps happening sometimes. Win showed 3.9 usable of available of detected 8GB! Why? Restarted, showed 8Gb again. Next restart same issue.

I took the RAM sticks out, one by one...
Forum: Graphic Cards 12 Sep 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 1,161
Posted By dorian hawkmoon
Thanks a lot :) Decided then. Got to get a...

Thanks a lot :) Decided then. Got to get a customer for my R7 265 locally. I'd go for the RX 470 eventually
Forum: Hardware & Devices 12 Sep 2016
Replies: 23
Views: 2,021
Posted By dorian hawkmoon
Okay will do.:doh:By the way, you guys were right...

Okay will do.:doh:By the way, you guys were right saying not to trust most Hardware monitors. Look what hwmonitor is reporting now! Compare it to the Gigabyte utility that matches with BIOS readings...
Forum: Graphic Cards 12 Sep 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 1,161
Posted By dorian hawkmoon
I see. How about Gtx 960 amp! or evga or other...

I see. How about Gtx 960 amp! or evga or other editions? Rx470 is a bit costlier, some are saying it's good.
Forum: Graphic Cards 11 Sep 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 1,161
Posted By dorian hawkmoon
Okay, so EVGA has better support/hardware...

Okay, so EVGA has better support/hardware components?
According to my research Gtx 950 is a proper upgrade to r7 265 (my budget is 15000 INR max, at the maximum). What do you guys think? Comments...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 11 Sep 2016
Replies: 22
Views: 1,598
Posted By dorian hawkmoon
Apparently these factory tested HyperX Furies...

Apparently these factory tested HyperX Furies overclock themselves by default, no BIOS tweaks (I did not know that BTW, at first). I didn't tinker at all with them. My only thought is that they will...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 10 Sep 2016
Replies: 23
Views: 2,021
Posted By dorian hawkmoon
I had a faulty (broken) USB3 header pin. Asked...

I had a faulty (broken) USB3 header pin. Asked for replacement, they installed one. I didn't reformat OS, as it's the same model, BIOS. Seems ok. Btw, what are USB DAC-UP yellow ports for? Can they...
Forum: Graphic Cards 10 Sep 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 1,161
Posted By dorian hawkmoon
Thanks for the input :) I'm also seeing the...

Thanks for the input :) I'm also seeing the vendor has added ZOTAC GTX 950 2GB DDR5 AMP EDITION at the same price! Or should I stick with EVGA GTX 950 2GB DDR5 SC SUPERCLOCKED?
Forum: Graphic Cards 10 Sep 2016
Replies: 8
Views: 1,161
Posted By dorian hawkmoon
A better VFM upgrade for r7 265 (choices given)

EVGA GRAPHICS CARD GTX 950 2GB DDR5 SC SUPERCLOCKED
Asus R7 370 2GB DDR5 DC II OC STRIX EDITION
or at most, stretching my budget:-
Asus GTX 950 2GB DDR5 DC2 GAMING STRIX EDITION

Which is a...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Sep 2016
Replies: 23
Views: 2,021
Posted By dorian hawkmoon
Ok, will use the setup and let's see how the...

Ok, will use the setup and let's see how the stability is.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 07 Sep 2016
Replies: 23
Views: 2,021
Posted By dorian hawkmoon
Changed motherboard. Got a customer for my old...

Changed motherboard. Got a customer for my old one. Here are voltage readings.
Forum: Hardware & Devices 05 Sep 2016
Replies: 23
Views: 2,021
Posted By dorian hawkmoon
There was a significant lag in response,twice,...

There was a significant lag in response,twice, after double clicking and execution of programs/opening of explorer windows. I don't know maybe because I installed the latest beta Crimson driver. I...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 03 Sep 2016
Replies: 23
Views: 2,021
Posted By dorian hawkmoon
BIOS and Gigabyte's own utility ET6 shows 12V is...

BIOS and Gigabyte's own utility ET6 shows 12V is okay. I think the other software are giving me incorrect readings. A bit worried about the +5v though, no way of knowing until I buy a mobo that...
Forum: Hardware & Devices 03 Sep 2016
Replies: 23
Views: 2,021
Posted By dorian hawkmoon
Could it be the mobo? There has been 2 HDDs...

Could it be the mobo? There has been 2 HDDs almost fail on me within 7 months on my previous PSU. of course it could be completely coincidental, one of the HDD was quite old.
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