I am looking for a Laptop.
Use: Gaming and Photo-editing in Lightroom (not professional photographer but like somewhat accurate colors).
Size: 14-15.6 inch
Budget: Upto $1600
What are some of my best options?
The outlet where my desktop sits has gone bad and I need to use the outlet across the room.
My Cyrberpower UPS is connected to the good outlet so I need to run extension cords from my PSU and monitor to the UPS.
Can I use extension cords for my desktop PC and monitor and if so which one...
I am running a pair of evga 780 superclocked in SLI.
evga Precision shows clock for both of my cards never going over 575??
Not sure what is going on?
I ran Furmark at 3440x1440 resolution for about 20 mins in SLI and with X4 AA and system was stable.
I want to test my newly built PC under max load (CPU, mem, GPU etc.) everything stressed out.
I want to see how much wattage is consumed when the entire system is stressed. I will be using cyberpower software to read the power consumed.
Can anyone recommend what program I can use to...
I ordered a couple of items through tigerdirect. everything that could have gone wrong, went wrong.
1) They shipped the items out to wrong address.
2) I called them to correct the problem. Took more than 20 minutes to get through. Tried live chat and no one responded for over an hour...
I am looking to buy a UPS for my new system. My system consists of:
CoolerMaster V850 PSU
A pair of evga 780s SC in SLI
Any sugestions for good UPS?
I am looking at
A few months ago i picked this PSU for my new build (cooler Master V850 built by Seasonic)
At the time I planned on running a single GPU. However...
I currently have a single EVGA 780 GPU (link below)
I am thinking of adding another 780 for SLI.
Does it have to be the exact one for me to SLI?
Or can I use difference one (with ACX...
I just build a system and have my windows and programs on my SSD.
I am about to install a 2TB HDD to store pics and videos for Lightroom and Photoshop and also music etc.
What is the best and safest way to move these folders from the SSD to the HDD?
I will be the only one using the...
I am trying to decide between the BenQ BL3200PT vs LG 34UM95 monitors.
What is the actual physical size of the two screens?
Is the LG one simply wider or is there a height difference between the two monitors as well? Pixel pitch?
For my new system I am deciding between the two setup.
Samsung Pro 256GB (For OS and Drivers etc.)
Samsung Pro 256GB (For Lightroom, Adobe Suite, and Video Editing)
Samsung Evo 500GB (For Steam games)
1TB HDD (For Storage)
Samsung Pro 256GB (For OS and...
I am building a new system and will only have one user profile on the system.
Installing Windows 7 x64 on a SSD. Installing Steam games ona seperate SSD. I want to move the user profile which will contain all the pics and videos and documents on a separate HDD.
What is the easiest way...
Amazon currently has Cooler Master V850 PSU for $98 after rebate.
Fantastic price for a fantastic Seasonic PSU.
One going in my newly built system right now.
I have the following SSD and HDD with me right now.
1 X Samsung 830 128GB
2 X Samsung 840 Pro 256GB
1 X Samsung 840 500GB
1 X WD Black 2TB
I am building a system which will be used for gaming and photo-editing (Lightroom and some photoshop) and some video editing.
Couple of setup...
I am in search of a monitor. Usage will consist of gaming, web browsing, and some light hobby photo editing (lightroom and PS), and possibly some light video editing of home made movies.
I have been hearing some good things about the Viewsonic VP2770 and was interested in it. However last...
I am building a system in a Fractal Design Arc Midi R2 case. I would like to remove both of the HDD cages and not block the two 140mm fans in front of the case (one already installed, the other installed by me). I want to do this for good airflow without the HDD trays getting in the way.
I am debating between a Cooler Master V850 vs. Corsair HX850 PSU for a new system I am building.
Gigabyte Z86 UD4H
16GB 1600 Ram
MSI Twin Forzr gtx680 (Two of them in SLI)
Couple of SSDs and HDDs
I ordered the V850 yesterday from Newegg via Shoprunner. I noticed that I can...
Just a heads up...
Newegg currently has this as a Shellshocker Deal:
Newegg Shell Shocker Deal (i7-4770k + Gigabyte Z87 UD4H + 16GB of Corsair MEM - $500 after combo savings and $40 rebate)
IMO, its a great price. Even better than what I could have gotten at microcenter. I just got a combo...
How good is the Viewsonic VP2770 for photo editing? Can some folks here who own this monitor and use Lightroom etc. chime in?
I use sRGB and I am an amateur (hobbyist) photographer/video grapher that uses Lightroom 4 and some photoshop.
I want as close to accurate colors as possible but...
The PC that I built 3 years ago seems to be giving me problems so I have decided to build a new system.
My current system consists of:
EVGA P55 SLI MB
G.Skill 8G Mem
Galaxy Factory overclocked GTX 480 1.5GB
1080p LG 32LD450 TV Monitor
SD for OS
Couple of HD for steam and...
I have a Lenovo X230 with a 320GB 7200RPM HDD and I want to upgrade to a SDD.
The two options I am considering are:
1) A single Samsung 840 pro 256GB SDD
2) Crucial 256GB mSATA SDD and 320GB HDD
I am leaning towards Samsung SDD because I am under the impression that it is more reliable, but...
What would be a good GPU + CPU recommendation for Gaming and photo/video editing (D800 large RAW files) smoothly on a Dell U3011 (2650x1600 resolution).
I do not care for the latest and the greatest. As long as I do not experience lags while performing those tasks on that resolution, I am...
When I build a system last year, I followed instructions on a website to move the Document folders (My Pictures, Videos, Downloads, etc.) in Win & to a different HDD (other than the SD where Win 7 was installed).
The first admin account that was created and used to make this change would not...
I have a chance to pickup a Dell 30 inch LCD in excellent condition, 3007WFP for around $600.
I have a seperate 32 inch LG ISP TV/monitor which I use for gaming and browsing. I was looking for a seperate LCD for some Photoediting (lightroom + NX2) as a hobbyist. I am not a professional...
Which is a better choice for Photo Editing? I will be using a different monitor for gaming and browsing.
-1920 x 1200
-12 bit LUTs
NEC P221W-BK with Calibrator...
I am selling Portal 2 Voucher for PC (Steam) for $15 (paypal gift). I have perfect rating on ebay (id=perveenkakhtar).
PM me if interested.
You will need a PS3 and a copy of Portal 2 for PS3(one day rental, Gamefly or borrow from a friend, you will only need it for 20 min at most)
I am a 32 inch TV that I use for PC games and browsing.
I am looking for a smaller screen 20-24 inch for some photo editing work. I am not a professional. I will do some basic to moderate work on photos taken with my DSLR and I wanted somewhat decent color reproduction.
What are some of...
I am installing new SSDs on my system and have decided to go to a brand new Windows 7 install. My setup will include:
64GB SSD (For Windows 7 64 bit pro, Anti-virus software, Nvidia drivers)
128GB SSD (For programs such Photo editing software and Steam games)
High capacity HDD (For all...