1. vinman

    How To Remove Windows 10 Upgrade Notification On Windows 7 And Windows 8

    Just an FYI for those wanting to get rid of the windows 10 install nag Earlier today, we reported that Microsoft has now started sending out notification to Windows 7 and Windows 8 users to reserve their free Windows 10 upgrade. Microsoft delivered this notification through a program which is...
  2. C

    Haswell 4770K --Skylake 6600K worth the upgrade ?

    My current system has an overclocked 4770K (4.4ghz ) and is good and all,Just did a fresh reinstall of windows but the system feels slow ..maybe I am just use it ..But the Z170 platform is nice and has features I like to try. But don't know if it is really worth it to switch over.Doesn't seem I...
  3. T

    DDR 3 Ram Upgrade on Gigabyte GA-A-UD3P

    Trying to find compatible Memory for this motherboard I have been told G.skill is good. Any others Good? What speed would you recommend as 2000,1866, 1333 and 1066 Cas etc Running a AMD 4130 CPU I dont know if i can change the memory voltage i would be ok with any. How ever says profile 1...
  4. Smiki007

    To change (upgrade), or not to change...That is the question

    Hi fellas, I need your opinion (Pros / Cons), on this question...Should I change (upgrade) my current rig (in my signature), to one High End x99 (i7 5960x + RVE + 2x GTX980 + DDR4 RAM (32GB or 64GB ), or should I wait couple of years.
  5. xelosia

    Windows 10 is a free upgrade for all 7 and 8.1 users

    Live from Microsoft's Windows 10 event! Windows 10 is a free upgrade for all 7 and 8.1 users
  6. Gu3

    Dark Matter Transfusion (Custom Loop Upgrade)

    Well. It had to happen. All the parts (OK, most of the parts, I keep finding new ones) are here, and it's time to start the upgrade. Dark Matter is about 6 months old (or so), and is an i7-4770K Based system with an MSI Z87 MPOWER Motherboard, and a Glacer 240L Liquid Cooling AIO. Detailed...
  7. Gu3

    DarkMatter Upgrade (Transfusion!)

    Hello All! If you've been following my thread on the Glacer 240L, you'll know what's going on....otherwise, well, let's just say I'm dissatisfied with the cooling loop in my machine "DarkMatter". So, thanks to all the help on the Forums, I've made some decisions, and I'll post the updated...
  8. A

    CPU Upgrade Lenovo G580 (20157)

    Hi all, I am from India. I am having a Lenovo G580 (20157) with i5 3210 processor. Is it possible to replace the processor with higher CPU like I7 3612QM. If yes fro where I can by genuine processors. What all option are available for me to select one from them.
  9. Cyberburnout

    Upgrade my PC! Sponsored by Bitfenix, Kingston and PureOC

    Upgrade My PC!!! Ok folks so here is the deal. We at PureOC want to continue helping where we can. What better way then adding a little shine to some dull boxes. Yes we know you are proud of it because you painstakingly assembled all by yourself. We applaud that. However your box needs a bit...
  10. woomdawg

    Next upgrade

    So I thought my current system would be able to run any game in 2560 x 1440 at a minimum of 60 FPS, I was sadly mistaken. I can get 40-70 fps in BF4 but not in AEMA 3 that is more like 40-50 FPS. My curent setup is an evga X58 Classified 3 core I7 @ 4.2, 2X GTX 780 ACX SC running about 1176. All...
  11. dacul

    Memory upgrade from 4 GBs DDR3L

    Last year i bought my syster, at a good offer, an HP Pavilion: i5-3230M, AMD Radeon HD 8670M, 4 GB DDR3L, HM76 Express chipset. Being under warranty i don't want to make upgrades yet and for what she use it for, 4 GBs are enough. But also i think in the future and i know that memory prices...
  12. L

    Upgrade Mobo

    Hey PrueOC! now its time to upgrade my motherboard. the only thing im having a problem with is the choice of motherboard, my budget is 2000 SEK(also 300 USD or 223 €) i been looking at Asus crosshair V formula-Z and Asus sabertooth r2.0 but im not sure witch i gonna choice what would you choice...
  13. Mystikhol9

    MOBO Upgrade Help

    I'm finally in a position to make some upgrades to my system, and the only thing I'm having a problem with is the choice of motherboard. I'll probably have this board for the next year to year and a half. My choices are limited to, GIGABYTE GA-990FXA-UD3 ASRock 990FX Extreme4 ASUS M5A99FX PRO...
  14. phenom965

    Tips and necessary steps for upgrading to Windows 8.1

    If you are thinking to upgrade easily to Windows 8.1 from Windows 8 DON'T DO IT.....before following these NECESSARY steps. If you have some, just add them to this thread! 1) Uninstall the graphic driver. It will give for sure problems after the new restart and you will get a black screen...
  15. dacul

    Short tip for the blank screen on 8.1 upgrade

    Short tip for the blank screen on 8.1 upgrade ( happens when you're too lazy to uninstall graphic drivers ) : if you didn't add the safe mode option and you still want to get into safe mode the easy way ( frustrating anyway) is to hold the Shift key while pressing like a maniac F8 key before...
  16. woomdawg

    Should I upgrade?

    Hey guys I am looking for some advise here. I have an I7 920 D0 with an X58 classified 4. I have a full coverage block for the mobo. Should I upgrade my mobo and cpu or finally water cool it?
  17. L

    Frank N SteinPC - Epic Upgrade 2013

    I have finally finished a labor of love that has taken over 8 months of holidays, weekends, and many many nights of work. I was fortunate enough to have “Frank” to a finish point where I took him to Quakecon 2013 and entered this rig into the Case Mod contest which eventually took first place...
  18. automaton

    upgrade asus 990fx sabertooth 8350 samsung 830 reinstall

    how can i clean my samsung 830 read a quick format also magician 3.4 has secure erase what is the answer?:rotf:
  19. S

    Upgrade RAM on i7 930 OC'd rig - HELP!

    Hello, Im currently running an i7 930 2.80 GHz (OC'd to 4.2) on an ASUS P6T Motherboard with 6GB of Kingston DDR3 1333 MHz RAM (OC'd to 1600MHz). (details from PC Wiz and CPU-Z below). The rig has been running stable and at a consistant temperature range, even while running a relatively...
  20. Razorz

    CPU upgrade, need some advice (4670K - 1090t)

    Hey guys, As in my sig, I'm running my forever faithful AMD 1090t at 3.9Ghz on a gigabyte 990fxa -ud3 and cf GHZ 7970s all under water. I play a few MMO's, mostly RIFT, as well as bf3 and pretty much any AAA title ><. RIFT runs completely single threaded and if you've played it you know what...