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Better Case Fans

I currently have a HAF932 amd advanced case. I have a 200mm on front and side door. i can do upto 230. They are i think 110cfms or so. I can do either a 230mm at 156cfms or i can do 4 120mm corsair AF120s at 56cfms per fan. Im wanting to see what wou...

Swapping Processors

I am planning on building a new desktop and to save a decent amount of money, I want to swap a processor. My current PC is the ROG G751JL, which has an i7. I also have an i5 from a previous PC that I want to swap, so I can use the i7 in the desktop a...

ASUS ROG Maximus IX Apex Leads the Pack

This looks extremely interesting, a board designed specifically for the overclocking, benching crowd , not for your gaming build, I like ithttps://www.techpowerup.com/229172/asus-rog-maximus-ix-apex-leads-the-pack"here are some of the first pictures ...

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Menthol by Level 14
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Is this 4k stable?

So I made some minor improvements to my current build, upgraded from the MARS 760 to a STRIX 1080 A8G. But it got me wondering,I can game in 4k, but can I watch content from amazon, netflix and others in 4k, or will i need to ugrade the processor (47...

Veovis by Level 10
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Samsung 960 Pro M.2 NVME SSD

I have a Rampage V Extreme, and I would like to upgrade by adding the Samsung 960 Pro M.2 as a boot drive. I am looking for advice because I am currently running 2 ASUS R9 Fury X graphic cards in XFire, and also have a Sound Blaster Zx sound card ins...

I am struggling with the decision to upgrade

I am struggling with the decision to upgrade. I am currently running a (gen3?) i7 4820k @ 4.5ghz with 2x GTX 1080's (3440X1440 PG348Q monitor) on a Asus Rampage IV extreme black edition mobo. I can't decide if I want to go x99 or z270. I want to get...

X99 beyond Broadwell-E?

Writing this after seeing Menthol's Kaby Lake @ 5.0GHZ and above, Yes it does thread and googling up everything I could find about future Intel processor/chipset roadmaps.Menthol's Kaby Lake i7-7700K appears to spec 4C, 4.2GHz, 8MB L3, dual-channel D...

Korth by Level 14
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PC wake up and sudden reboot

Windows 10 (home 64 bit)i7-6700k (stock) - Heat Sink: Cooler Master EVO 212RAM: 32 GB (G.SKILL Ripjaws V DDR4 2400 C15 2x16GB)MoBo: ASUS ROG MAXIMUS VIII HERO ALPHA (Latest BIOS 2202)GPU: EVGA GeForce GTX 970 4GB SSC Gaming ACX 2.0+ (04G-P4-3975-KR) ...

faridc by Level 7
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