1. N

    Ryzen 5 2600 high idle temps and temp spikes

    Hi everyone, I built a new PC 3-4 days ago. Everything is fine, but the temperatures are kind of high. Under load (gaming) it doesn't go above 75C, but on idle it constantly sits at 57-58C. I also noticed that in certain moments the temperatures suddenly spike up to like 67-68C, the fan ramps up...
  2. F

    Asus MG28UQ 4K Gaming Monitor (Auto Input Switch) disable

    I recently got a new Asus MG28UQ 4K gaming monitor to replace my faithful Benq GL2760H that replaced an Asus VH236H (now I know why I got the Benq instead of another Asus but I forgot at the time of this purchase why) Anyway I searched all night and day for an answer to this question to no...
  3. F

    Asus FX533VD is running very slow!

    Hi there, as mentioned in the title, my laptop is very slow especially while gaming, idk what's wrong with it? i ran BF V and it even didn't let me to join the game because of lagging, sometimes when i run the task manager, the disk appears 100% and the memory about 85 - 95 %. I'm gonna buy a...
  4. D

    Asus Prime x570-pro locks up at post...

    As the title says, I can't get past the ASUS logo screen with the prompts to enter the bios. I just put together an Asus MB combo with a 3900x on top of it. System Led lights all pass and then boot light is steady green. I'm assuming that is good, right? Asus screen comes up, but I never get...
  5. K

    FS: Rockit delid, Peachtree X1, 4K UHD discs, BBC, KVM, etc.

    Selling some stuff.. please make me offers and discounts for multiples. Prices are shipped. thanks for looking!-- Lenovo Targus laptop backpack has padded computer compartment $25 Netis 10/100/1000Mbps PCI-E PCI-Express GigaBit Ethernet adapter $10 4K UHD movie Blu Ray discs (no digital...
  6. Tahoe916

    ASUS ROG Strix SCAR II - 144Hz, Core i7 8750H, 16GB, 256+1TB SSD, 1070 8GB,

    Brand New In Box, never been opened, I will open the box to take pics (coming tonight) ASUS ROG Strix SCAR II GL504GS-DS74 Gaming Laptop - 15.6” 144Hz IPS-Type Slim Bezel Display - GeForce GTX 1070 8GB - Intel Core i7-8750H Processor (up to 3.9GHz) - 256GB PCIe SSD - 1TB SSHD - 16GB DDR4...
  7. R

    SOLD - Combo ASUS Z97-AR + Intel i5-4690K + Crucial 16Gb + 250GB Samsung SSD + Win 10 Pro

    SOLD!!! Motherboard - ASUS Z97-AR CPU - Intel i5-4690K Monster CoolerMaster 120mm HS Fan - very quiet Memory - Crucial Ballistix 16Gb (8Gb x 2) Samsung SSD - 840EVO 250Gb with activated Windows 10 Pro on this system Just get any decent power supply and case (large enough for heatsink), plug it...
  8. B

    ASUS Zenbook Pro Duo : Dual screen laptop

    Have you guys seen this? It costs way too much and I don't know what to think of the small 2nd screen.... kinda like a super sized smart bar like on the macs. But how useful would that really be? I would never spend $3k on a laptop, but I know some people do. Apologies if this is a...
  9. X

    Confused over ASUS subbrands: TUF, Strix, ROG, etc.

    So it's time for me to do a whole new system inside my case: MB/CPU/RAM/Graphics.:geek: I haven't decided yet about AMD or Intel CPU, or AMD or nVidia GPU, but I'm leaning to nVidia. I noticed that ASUS also has different graphics card with these subbrands. I'm leaning to ASUS for the...
  10. A

    new display?

    First time posting here. I have a Ryzen 7 2700x, with an RTX2070. If I recall correctly, 1080p on some games can put more load on the CPU and result in a drop in fps, whereas 1440p and 2160p puts it more on the graphics card and you can get better fps. My question is, if I upgrade my LG-29UM68-P...
  11. S

    Is ASUS EX-B150M-V3 compatible with Intel Core i5-9400F?

    Hi, I am wondering if the ASUS EX-B150M-V3 motherboard can be compatible with Intel Core i5-9400F CPU or if it can work with some BIOS upgrade etc. If anyone can help confirm that would be amazing. Thank you!
  12. K

    FS: PlayStation TV, Asus TPM 2.0 chip, Dishonored Xbox One games, Hori d-pad JoyCon

    Haven't turned on my PlayStation TV in years and didn't miss it so up for sale it goes. It is on firmware 3.55 and comes with the power cord, HDMI cable and Lumines. PSTV - $100 shipped, PayPal only Used with an Asus 270E Motherboard, this chip will enable TPM 2.0 for use with drive...
  13. Z

    SOLD: Asus Strix ROG 1080TI OC Edition 1708 MHz Boost Clock (OC Mode)

    SOLDSelling a barely used Asus Strix ROG 1080TI OC Edition 1708 MHz Boost Clock (OC Mode). It's was bought to complete a build for gaming, and unfortunately didn't get much use for that purpose. Excellent condition and great performer. comes with OEM packaging which is also in great shape, minus...
  14. S

    ASUS Begins Enabling Limited PCIe Gen 4.0 on AMD 400-series Chipset Motherboards
  15. cageymaru

    Asus Trade Up Program for Video Cards

    Asus has a video card trade up program for Nvidia cards.
  16. H

    FS: ASUS Strix GTX 1080 Ti OC $500 OBO

    I am selling an ASUS Strix GTX 1080 Ti OC for $500 shipped, OBO. This model has RGB lighting, and two PWM slots to control fans. It comes with the original box. I will add pictures soon.
  17. StryderxX

    Asus ROG Swift PG35VQ Pricing is Insane!

    I just read that the estimated price for the Asus ROG Swift PG35VQ is $3500!!! What in the actual F@#K?!?! Is this the new norm for FALD 1000 nit computer monitors? $3500 is WAY out of most people's reach price wise...
  18. Halon

    FS: Asus ROG G751JY 17.3" laptop

    I am selling an Asus G751JY-DB73X gaming laptop. It features a Core i7 4870HQ, GTX 980M, 512GB SSD with a 1TB HDD, and 32GB of DDR3-1600. For more detailed specs, look here. It's a terrific, capable laptop, but my gaming rig is faster and I'd like to move to something more portable. It has a...
  19. cageymaru

    ASUS Releases List of 300 & 400 Series AM4 Motherboards for Next-Gen AMD Ryzen CPUs

    ASUS Statement on 300 & 400 Series AM4 Motherboards for Next-Gen AMD Ryzen CPUs 2019/04/29 ASUS will release BIOS updates for its 300 and 400 series motherboards to add support for next-generation AMD Ryzen CPUs. The latest BIOS update for each...
  20. Zarathustra[H]

    Asus 43" 4k vs Acer 43" 4k

    I started wanting to discuss the comparison of these two as of yet unreleased screens, but realized that didn't fall cleanly into either Omegaferrari 's thread on the Asus ROG XG438Q here, or Vega or Skott 's threads on the Acer Predator CG437K P here and here respectively. Since they are both...
  21. cageymaru

    ASUS ROG Strix Radeon RX 570 4G (ROG-STRIX-RX570) $99 @Amazon

    ASUS ROG Strix Radeon RX 570 4G Gaming GDDR5 DP HDMI DVI VR Ready AMD Graphics Card (ROG-STRIX-RX570-4G-GAMING) is $99.95 @Amazon.
  22. MavericK

    RAID Woes with Asus P6T Deluxe (v1)

    Wasn't really sure where to post this, but we'll try here. I recently rotated my i7 920 build out of "main PC" use, so I was going to reuse it as a storage / VM box to play around on. Using the Asus P6T Deluxe original version with the SAS controller. I did a full CMOS reset and started from...
  23. K

    FS - i7-7700K/Asus Strix 270E Gaming Mobo/CoolerMaster Hyper 212 HSF Combo

    Upgrading my PC soon and wanted to put up my current setup for sale. What I have is the following: i7-7700k CPU with original box Asus ROG Strix 270E Gaming motherboard with WiFi, box and accessories CoolerMaster Hyper 212 HSF All items were new when I bought them not too long ago and I have...
  24. A

    ASUS VivoBook Laptop m.2 swap

    I'm interested in picking one of these ASUS laptops up for my youngest son who is entering high school next year. My first line of thinking is to upgrade the 128GB m.2 drive with a higher capacity, but don't know how easy it is to get to, so I was wondering if anyone here on the [H] has any...
  25. DooKey

    Hackers Hijacked ASUS Software Updates to Install Backdoors on Thousands of Computers

    If you are one of the folks that likes to install the crap that ASUS provides with your motherboard you might just have a nasty backdoor installing malware. According to Kaspersky Labs, via Motherboard, the ASUS servers were hacked last year and the hackers used it to install malware using the...
  26. FrgMstr


    ASUS ROG STRIX RTX 2070 O8G GAMING Review The ASUS ROG STRIX RTX 2070 O8G GAMING offers up a good balance of performance and features. The question is, at the $600 price point, does it actually provide the best gameplay experience when you compare it with an AMD Radeon RX Vega 64? We put these...
  27. X

    Okay what's going on here with Asus X470 Pro + TridentZ at rated speed

    Worked on my brother's 2700X + Asus X470 Pro (latest bios). The memory won't run at the actual rated speed of 3200, but it will run one under or one OVER. G.Skill TridentZ 14-14-14-34 (Samsung B die), in ANY of the following configurations same results as below: 2x8, 4x8, 2x16. 2xxx...
  28. G

    GTX 1070 DVI output problem

    I have a Win10/Ubuntu/MacOS multiboot UEFI system. Recently my GTX 680 died and I replaced it with GTX 1070. Everything is fine, except the DVI output doesn't work during the boot up and in Windows and MacOS, but it works in Ubuntu, weirdly enough. Currently I'm using one of the DisplayPorts. I...
  29. B

    WTB backplate for RTX 2080

    I just purchased an Asus Turbo RTX 2080. Thing is, they don't put a backplate on these cards. Anyways, I know some of you guys put waterblocks on these and have no use for the original backplate. So, I'm looking for one of these that will fit my card. Card in question is this...
  30. FrgMstr

    ASUS PRIME Z390-A LGA 1151 Motherboard Review @ [H]

    ASUS PRIME Z390-A LGA 1151 Motherboard Review Sometimes less is more. We typically work with a lot of motherboards that fall into the more is more category and some that have a high price that can’t easily be justified by most people. The ASUS PRIME Z390-A seems to lean towards less is more. On...
  31. DeaconFrost

    FS: 7700K/Mobo/HSF Combo

    I have an unused processor, motherboard/HSF combo that I'd like to sell together. All bought new by me. Never overclocked, so I can't say what the proc is capable of. I'm asking $300 shipped. PayPal preferred, Heatware under DeaconFrost. Intel i7-7700K ASUS ROG Strix Z270E Gaming...
  32. E

    Which manufacturer has the best long term BIOS support (gaming oriented)?

    As the title asks, who has the best long term/after sale BIOS update/driver support for gaming oriented motherboards (I'm processor brand agnostic)? Likely a super subjective question, but I've been out of the game since about 2008. From what I can see from forum surfing, ASUS seems to be a...
  33. AlphaAtlas

    Asus and Razer Want To Make a "Gaming" Smartphone with Tencent

    A recent report from the Taiwanese news site Digitimes claims that Razer and Asustek are both in talks with the Chinese gaming giant Tencent over the release of a "gaming smartphone that supports Tencent's games." Asus's recently released ZenFone Max Pro is reportedly the last "consumer"...
  34. FrgMstr

    ASUS PRIME X299 DELUXE II Motherboard Review @ [H]

    ASUS PRIME X299 DELUXE II Motherboard Review The ASUS Prime X299 Deluxe II is an ultra-feature rich solution for today’s discerning computing enthusiast. It does not wear ROG branding, and is clad in white shrouding, letting you know that this is a PRIME motherboard. Is it a bargain priced...
  35. modi123

    (dead) [woot] ASUS GeForce 1050Ti Overclocked 4GB Low Profile - 99.99

    New.. poking around Amazon and elsewhere it looks to be at 200 a card. Not a bad deal. -------- Similarly related they have a MSI Z170A Gaming M7 Motherboard for 89.99.. Claiming it's 219 regularly but I can't...
  36. AlphaAtlas

    Asus GPU Tweak II's "Ad" is Really a Custom Overlay

    Earlier today, we (and other media outlets) reported that the newest version of Asus GPU Tweak II contained an GPU "ad." But Asus later informed us that the overlay image in question is not an ad, but an "image placeholder" for a streamer-focused feature that's in development. In its current...
  37. AlphaAtlas

    Asus GPU Tweak II Overlay Injects Ads Into Games

    Citing post on Reddit, Techpowerup claims that Asus GPU Tweak II injects what appears to be an Asus GPU ad right into games. But, since Reddit has a habit of blowing up unverified claims, I decided to download the utility myself and see if there's any truth to them. I grabbed the Windows 10 64...
  38. cageymaru

    AMD Radeon VII Unboxing Video

    The PC-ONES team from Japan has released an unboxing video on their YouTube channel for the AMD Radeon VII graphics card which is manufactured on the TSMC 7 nm process node. The GPU is revealed at the 54:40 mark of the video. The 16GB AMD Radeon VII officially launches February 7, 2019 for $699...
  39. Y

    FS: RTX 2080 Asus DUAL o8g cards - NIB

    Selling two Asus Dual Overclocked RTX 2080 cards, both new/unopened, asking for $650 each plus shipping. Willing to discount if you take both. Also selling a couple of 1Tb Samsung 860 evo's, preferably as a bundle with the GPU but open to price offers.
  40. AlphaAtlas

    Screenshot Shows 256GB of RAM in a Threadripper System

    While AMD's Threadripper platform technically supports 256GB of RAM spread across 8 slots, there are some practical issues that make building such a system difficult. Most TR4 motherboards officially support 128GB of DDR4, and unregistered 32GB DIMMs aren't widely available yet. But...