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Fight Game

Member Since 12 May 2008
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In Topic: Build anew or upgrade?

15 May 2017 - 01:21 PM

I have the 1700 that came with the wraith cooler. When overclocked even a little, and running things that put my video card at or near 100%, the cpu temp would go above 70 pretty quick and then shut down.

In Topic: Build anew or upgrade?

15 May 2017 - 11:30 AM

You're going to need a cpu cooler. And if you want to overclock, get one that can keep it below 70°C or it will shut down. So that means a pretty good air fan, or probably any AIO water.
Also, it's been found that by having faster ram with these new AMD's, it really opens up the whole system. Something about the term "fabric",...I didn't read much into why, but have seen benchmarks that show faster ram up to about 3000mhz really does help. And although there's suppose to be new Agesa updates from AMD that will provide better support for different types of ram (like Hynix), for now, the best known sticks are ones using Samsung B-die, which is usually the more expensive stuff. So you can take your chance with that ram working at its rated speed and maybe being able to overlock it, in order to get this added performance I've seen, or you can get some sticks that are Samsung b-die (3200mhz and CL14 is typically whats worked very well so far)

In Topic: Quintupled my internet speeds For $100

15 May 2017 - 07:02 AM

I'm curious what speed the isp say you should be getting?


In Topic: GTX 960 4Gb SLi Project

11 May 2017 - 12:54 PM

ya know, if you had bought amd cards you wouldn't have had all these problems.

 

/debate


In Topic: GTX 960 4Gb SLi Project

09 May 2017 - 09:10 PM

Is that what I was doing?  jeezuz haha.  That game at 1080p only needs 2gb max doesn't it?