1. D

    Gigabyte x570 Aorus Master rev 1.2 on BIOS version F35e cold-boot issue.

    I had the cold-boot issue. It would need the CMOS battery pulled out to resurrect it, and some BIOS updates made it last longer. Following the instructions from kraz3yivan on YouTube (link below), I was able to fix that issue. However, about a year later, the problem began again and within a few...
  2. A

    How do I control the be quiet! Dark Base 700 RGB LEDs..?

    For those that know the case, you may know that the front LEDs are controllable via the motherboard 4 pin RGB header if you hold the "change light" button on the front panel with the (C) cable plugged into the 4 pin RGB header on your mobo. However, I (currently) only have an MSI Z270-A Pro mobo...
  3. G

    Making own cables and need some help finding parts

    Hey all, I want to make my own cables for my sf750. I have found most of the connectors I need except for the pcie 8 pin. Does anyone have a molex part number so I can get it off digikey? I live in Canada so I don't want to pay triple for titan rig or mainframe customs.
  4. AlphaAtlas

    USB-IF Changes Branding Again With USB 3.2

    While the existing USB 3.0 and 3.1 standards are already confusing enough, the USB Implementers' Forum just published a set of "Language Usage Guidelines" that will govern how sellers and manufacturers advertise the next generation of USB. The new USB 3.2 standard absorbs all prior 3.0 and 3.1...
  5. RedWagnum

    Why does Seasonic do this?

    Why does Seasonic (and other manufacturers) put capacitors or chokes on the ATX, PCIe, and CPU cables? Do the capacitors actually do anything noticeable? I'm just completing my new build in a Thermaltake Core X2 case with a Seasonic Prime 650 Platinum PSU and it has the capacitors on the cables...
  6. Q

    Time for optical video cables?

    Has the time for copper video cables passed? How can we transmit the ever-higher bandwidths required for displays with higher and higher resolutions and frame rates? Will optical cables fit the bill?