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    Cases with multiple USB 3.0 cables - How to connect them all?

    Hello, I have the Lian Li PC 011D XL case which comes with (4) USB 3.0 ports on the front panel requiring two USB 3.0 cables to be connected to motherboard headers. My motherboard only has a single USB 3.0 header port. Does such device exist that would allow me to connect both USB3.0 cables up...
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    Final PC decision - RAM

    I am down to the last part needed to complete my PC build. I am simply wanting to run my thoughts through you guys to make sure I am not missing anything obvious, or to see if there is a much better option I should be considering. After reading / watching many articles / videos, I do believe...
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    Which Z490 for meets my needs?

    Hello, I am in the process of purchasing the last few parts for a new build. Like a lot of people, I can't find a 5900x on sale anywhere, so I am going to roll with the 10900k instead. I am one of those people who won't use all the power in most cases, but enjoying building a PC every few...
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    Which PSU for a new build?

    Hi, I am seeing some PSU recommendations for a new build. I will be using an RTX 3090 with a 10900K CPU in this build. Most online calcs / review state that an 850w PSU should be enough, but I rather throw a 1000w at it to be safe and avoid potential issues. With prices all over the chart now...
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    Corsair K70 LUX RGB Vs. G.Skill KM780

    Hello, I need help finalizing on a keyboard decision between the Corsair K70 RGB LUX and the G.Skill KM780. Does one really beat the other? Has Corsair fixed the QUE software so that it is now manageable? I like the Mic/Headphone inclusion on the G.Skill, but like the Media controls better on...
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    Which pair of sticks are the better choice?

    Hello, I am working on a new 6700k build and both of the below set of sticks are on my motherboards supported list. Which are better? Timing vs Hz? G.SKILL Ripjaws V Series DDR4 3200 Model F4-3200C16D-16GVK Timing 16-16-16-36 G.SKILL TridentZ Series DDR4 3000 Model F4-3000C15D-16GTZ Timing...
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    Motherboard Audio vs Dedicated Card

    Hi guys! I just upgraded my motherboard and need some advice on which audio device would be best. I don't know much about audio specs, so I am kinda lost. I could probably try out both methods to see which I think sounds better, but I would also like to know spec wise, which one should be...
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    Sounds card vs mobo sound question

    Hey guys, I have a noob question and do not know enough about audio to know which one is better between the following two sound sources. Between the below two options, which would give me the best sound? Normally I would assume the dedicated sound card, however it is now quite old and the...
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    Benchmarking Software for Ultra Wide Monitors?

    Hi Guys/Gals, Does FutureMark/3DMark support a 3440x1440 resolution for benchmarking hardware? Are there any software applications that do? I recently got a new monitor and want to see how big of a hit my Vid card took due to the upgrade. Thanks!
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    MiniDP vs DP - is there a difference?

    Hello, I recently purchased a 3440 x 1440 display and am curious if it would be best to connect this display to my video card via mini Display Port or a normal Display Port cable. I know HDMI would lower the overall Hz to 50 (from 60). Does it matter which display port I use? Thanks...
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    Ubiquiti Edge Switch - Noise Level Question

    To those who have an UBNT Edge Switch (24 port - 250w in particular) How do you find the noise levels with the latest firmware? I am wanting to purchase this unit and stick it in a room with in a house, not a data-center. Am I going to hear these fans from a neighboring room? Thanks.
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    Please help selecting gaming monitor

    I am having trouble deciding which monitor to get on a $250 USD budget. (Prefer to come closer to $200) I am primarily going to be using this monitor for gaming and web surfing. I rarely to never watch movies on my computer. I have read many reviews, and the more I read, the more confused I...
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    Help needed with case fan

    Hey Guys, This is the last piece of the puzzle... I am putting a Corsair H60 on a 2600k chip and plan on over clocking using Asus TPM. I am estimating it will hit about 4.6 Ghz. My question is, being that Corsair does not sell the fans on the H60 separately, what is a reliable fan that I...
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