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    Not sure but it sounds like someone have parked a 747 in my Threadripper loud whining noise

    Hi guys, i recently build a Threadripper system and with that I also entered the water cooling arena. So please bare with me if these are obvious questions and issues. with some recommendations from several members here I settled on Alphacool Eisbaer Extreme 280 - Black edition, then someone...
  2. U

    AMD Launches Ryzen Threadripper Pro - OEM only Today, AMD is announcing its first set of workstation products, under the Ryzen Threadripper Pro branding. However, it should be noted that these processors will only be available as part of...
  3. M

    Threadripper 3000 on deck nov 7

    Threadripper 3000 on deck nov 7
  4. M

    Why are TR4 (threadripper) mounting holes a trapezoid?

    If my memory is correct, i9 mounts are a square. I can mount the cooler in any direction that fits. But for the Threadripper (TR4), the mounting holes are a trapezoid, with the two (top?) holes closer than the two bottom holes (aside from it not being square). This means the cooler can go in...
  5. A

    SOLD - If Powerful PCs Scare You, Please Don't Click

    I built a content creation rig a little over a week ago, dubbed the PWR Ranger and it's WAY more computing power than I can handle. You can view pictures and the complete specs of the PWR Ranger here: * The PWR Ranger - AMD Ryzen Threadripper 1950X CPU, X399 Aorus Xtreme motherboard, G.SKILL...
  6. F

    FS/FT: Threadripper 1950x, ASRock x399m, Noctua NH-U9 TR4-SP3

    Hello. Up for sale are the following items. All prices are Shipped. Shipping only to CONUS. Payment via Paypal. For Sale: AMD Threadripper 1950x $400 Shipped ASRock x399m mAtx Board $220 shipped Noctua NH-U9 TR4-SP3 $50 Shipped Buy both the CPU and motherboard and I'll throw in the CPU...
  7. spacedrone808

    Advanced power plan settings for multicore cpu

    Do anyone know where to find detailed explanations regarding appointed settings? I want to get maximum performance. Ps hw: 1950x sw: latest Win7 x64
  8. cageymaru

    AMD TR4 1920x $249 and 1950x

    AMD TR4 1920x Socket TR4 AMD Threadripper CPU is $249.90. AMD TR4 1950x Socket TR4 AMD Threadripper CPU is $299.90. Saw it over on Reddit here and here.
  9. L

    FS: EVGA RTX 2060 SC $275

    Items for sale: Sold • EVGA GeForce RTX 2060 SC GAMING, 06G-P4-2062-KR: $265 pic1 , pic2 RTX2060 is barely used, only fired it up for testing, never even had a chance to game on it. Bare card only. All prices include shipping to the contiguous US. NO international. Paypal preferred, local...
  10. cageymaru

    AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X Is $679 on Amazon

    Amazon has the AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X Processor (YD295XA8AFWOF) for $679.00.
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    A case for MB only build

    Found myself storing and running plenty of VMs, so started to look at high thread count CPUs. Realised that TR would not fit well into the beloved Ncase M1v1 and eATX is the way to go (looking at likes of ASUS ROG Zenith Extreme Alpha). Realised that for the task I do not need SATA storage -...
  12. AlphaAtlas

    AMD Investor Slides Confirm 2019 CPU Releases

    On their investor website, AMD recently published a set of slides that confirm the release of 3rd generation Ryzen and Threadripper CPUs some time in 2019. Pro variants of the 2nd generation Ryzen APUs are slated to come out this Spring, while 3rd generation Ryzen desktop processors are...
  13. AlphaAtlas

    Techgage Tests 2990WX Performance Scaling With Coreprio

    Some 2990WX users have been complaining about performance regressions in Windows, and we noticed some strangeness in our own Threadripper benchmarks as well. Fortunately, Level1Techs seemingly nailed down the issue in a series of articles from a few weeks ago, and pointed to Coreprio as a good...
  14. cageymaru

    AMD Reported Its Q4 and Annual 2018 Financial Results

    AMD has reported its Q4 2018 and annual 2018 financial results. The Q4 revenue was $1.42B, with earnings of 8 cents per share; an increase of 6% y/y. This missed Wall Street estimates of $1.44 billion in revenue. AMD reported that the growth was driven by the Computing and Graphics segment...
  15. cageymaru

    Wendell Answers Questions About AMD Threadripper Regression Testing

    Wendell from Level1Techs has released a new video where he discusses the one Windows kernel policy and scaling, AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX performance regressions in some programs under Windows, Coreprio testing anomalies, more Epyc 7551P testing, NUMA, UMA and more. His contacts within...
  16. 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...
  17. spacedrone808

    Theoretical maximum specs for AMD cpu based platform under Windows 7

    CPU: 3950X [confirmed by Amx77] RAM: 192Gb [confirmed by microsoft] If you need even more RAM switch to Enterprise Server 2008 R2 [up to 2TB of RAM] SSD NVME: Samsung 970 PRO [confirmed by silent157 on youtube] SSD NVME RAID 0: possible [confirmed by cyklondx] LATEST MOBO: Gigabyte on x570...
  18. wareyore

    ASUS PRIME X399-A AMD and ASUS ROG STRIX X399-E GAMING Threadripper $209 /$239

    Not "cheap" but for TR about as cheap as I've seen. Spend the savings on a nvme drive.
  19. cageymaru

    PC Perspective Reviews the AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2920X and 2970WX

    Ken Addison and the crew at PC Perspective have reviewed the new AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2920X and 2970WX. Glancing over the numbers, the $649 AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2920X with its 64 PCI-Express lanes seems to completely dominate the $579 Intel Core i9-9900K at productivity. When it comes to...
  20. cageymaru

    AMD Q3 2018 Earnings Release

    AMD has announced the Q3 2018 earnings release. In the Computing and Graphics segment, Ryzen processor sales increased to 70% of total client revenue in the quarter. Overall revenue increased by 12% in the segment, as OEM GPU sales continued to be robust, but this growth was offset by a...
  21. B

    6K Threadripper Workstation Build

    Hi [H] Its been 10 years since my last proper from the ground up build. I need a new power horse workstation and I've been banging my head against the wall with all the reviews, erroneous threads and forums. Im in desperate need of your help! 1) What will you be doing with this PC? Gaming...
  22. cageymaru

    Principled Technologies Deny Bias in Recent Intel vs. AMD Testing Controversy

    Principled Technologies has issued a statement about the testing methodology that they employed for the commissioned Intel report. First they address the accusations of bias by stating that they have worked for AMD, Intel, HP, Dell, etc in the past. Then they addressed issues such as not...
  23. FrgMstr

    Noctua AMD Threadripper Air Cooler Roundup @ [H]

    Noctua AMD Threadripper Air Cooler Roundup We take all three Noctua air coolers built for AMD Threadripper CPUs and put these to the test on both the 2950X and 2990WX. We run the NH-U14S, NH-U12S, and NH-U9 through the paces with both Precision Boost 2 and Precision Boost Overdrive using...
  24. cageymaru

    Hardware Unboxed Analyzes Intel's Commissioned Core i9-9900K Benchmarks

    Intel has commissioned Principled Technologies to run benchmarks of the upcoming i9-9900K CPU and pit it against older Intel CPUs and some AMD CPUs such as the AMD Ryzen 2700X, Threadripper 2990WX, and Threadripper 2950X. PCGamesN wrote a glowing article that has since been heavily edited...
  25. cageymaru

    Dynamic Local Mode for the AMD Ryzen Threadripper WX Series Processors

    In a new blog post, AMD's Robert Hallock has announced Dynamic Local mode for the 2nd Gen Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX and 2970WX processors. Dynamic Local Mode is a new piece of software that automatically migrates the system's most demanding application threads onto the Threadripper 2990WX and...
  26. cageymaru

    AMD Announces New 2nd Gen Ryzen Threadripper Processors

    AMD has announced that the October 29th release of two new models to the 2nd Gen Ryzen Threadripper family; the 2970WX and 2920X processors. The Ryzen Threadripper 2970WX has 24 cores and 48 threads with a TDP of 250W. The Ryzen Threadripper 2920X features 12 cores and 24 threads with a TDP of...
  27. FrgMstr

    GIGABYTE X399 Aorus Xtreme TR4 Motherboard Review @ [H]

    GIGABYTE X399 Aorus Xtreme TR4 Motherboard Review GIGABYTE expands its Threadripper lineup with its X399 Aorus Xtreme motherboard. This motherboard has a solid, professional focused feature set, and has a lot to offer. We’ve seen some amazing socket TR4 motherboards thus far so the X399 Aorus...
  28. FrgMstr

    MSI MEG X399 Creation Threadripper Motherboard Review @ [H]

    MSI MEG X399 Creation Threadripper Motherboard Review MSI’s MEG X399 CREATION motherboard gets put to the test like no motherboard we’ve ever reviewed to date. We beat the hell out of this motherboard on all of our test benches over the last month. We used the MEG for most all our Threadripper...
  29. cageymaru

    AMD Ryzen Threadripper X Series CPUs for Enthusiasts and Creators

    AMD has released this video explaining who they are targeting with the AMD Ryzen Threadripper X series class of CPUs. You can read the [H]ardocp overclocking review here for the 2950X. The AMD Ryzen Threadripper X Series CPUs -- more for gamers and creators. Learn more: h ttps://w...
  30. FrgMstr

    AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X Overclocking @ [H]

    AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2950X Overclocking We have spent a lot of time understanding the new Threadripper 2950X and how it overclocks. We have put it through the paces using a chiller system, water cooling, and air cooling. We show you what Precision Boost Overdrive and what Precision Boost 2...
  31. R

    Best AM4 motherboard for whitebox server?

    My dual Xeon X5650 whitebox server (Supermicro X8DAi motherboard) is getting a bit long in the tooth as it runs ESXi. Due to new CPU support restrictions by VMWare I am unable to upgrade to ESXi 6.7 (I tried, didn't work despite my best efforts). This is important to me as the company I work...
  32. FrgMstr

    Threadripper 2990WX - 2950X & Wraith Ripper DIY Install

    While you might be familiar with AMD Threadripper installation, we give you a full installation video from start to finish covering your 2950X and 2990WX CPUs along with the new Cooler Master Wraith Ripper air cooler install. We cover two different types of TIM installs and what we have found...
  33. FrgMstr

    Threadripper 2990WX - 2950X & Wraith Ripper DIY Install

    While you might be familiar with AMD Threadripper installation, we give you a full installation video from start to finish covering your 2950X and 2990WX CPUs along with the new Cooler Master Wraith Ripper air cooler install. We cover two different types of TIM installs and what we have found...
  34. FrgMstr

    Precision Boost Overdrive Quick-Dive

    While we had issues with Ryzen Master and getting Precision Boost Overdrive to work on during our Threadripper 2990WX and 2950X Review, we are already working on all of that again with a solid overclocking follow-up for the 2950X. Until then, head over to see Robert Hallock lay out Precision...
  35. cageymaru

    AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX Gaming Benchmarks Stunted by Faulty Nvidia Driver has made a claim that AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX benchmarks are held back by a faulty Nvidia driver. It seems that some games run at half speed on the 32 core beast compared to its 16 core 2950X sibling when running an Nvidia Geforce GTX 1080 Ti GPU. When the Nvidia GPU was...
  36. FrgMstr

    AMD 2nd Gen Threadripper Live on Twitch

    AMD is telling us that it will be live on Twitch today at 10:30am CDT, with a "special look" at the new Threadripper 2990WX. We are not sure what that is all about, but that "mature content" warning surely means it will include scantily dressed go-go dancers, right? Probably not, but if I...
  37. FrgMstr

    AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX & 2950X CPU Review @ [H]

    AMD Ryzen Threadripper 2990WX & 2950X CPU Review AMD teased us a bit last week by showing off its new 2nd Generation Threadripper 2990WX and 2950X packaging and specifications. This week AMD lets us share all our Threadripper data we have been collecting. The 2990WX is likely a lot different...
  38. cageymaru

    Open Data Blender Benchmark Tests Your System's Ability to Run Blender

    Blender is an free and open source 3D creation suite which appeals to a demographic ranging from professionals to amateur video editors. Now they want to assist developers with understanding their system's ability to run Blender. A Blender Benchmark has been developed and released as a beta...
  39. L

    Poor responsiveness after changing RAM speeds--even after setting them back.

    Main problem/TLDR: System unresponsive after playing with RAM settings--even after reset to last known good settings where system was perfectly responsive. How to fix? I think it's mostly likely a RAM or SSD issue. I haven't ruled out a defective motherboard, or software issues as a possibility...