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    Asus X570 TUF Gaming Plus Wi-Fi will not post

    Never been overclocked beyond the normal AMD built in.
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    Asus X570 TUF Gaming Plus Wi-Fi will not post

    Replaced at this point. Reseating it didn't make a difference.
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    Asus X570 TUF Gaming Plus Wi-Fi will not post

    The issue turned out to be the CPU of all things. The post light didn't match the actual cause of the issue, but it is back up and running now.
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    Asus X570 TUF Gaming Plus Wi-Fi will not post

    I tested it with no drives connected and got the same result. I am going to swap the PSU in the morning. Thanks all.
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    Asus X570 TUF Gaming Plus Wi-Fi will not post

    No. The PSU is less than 2 years old. It it s 750W G.Skill unit I got from Microcenter on sale. I have tested some more and I am sure it is not the RAM, HDD, M.2 drive, or any of the case fans short circuiting something. It has to either be the BIOS is stuck looking for an IGP that doesn't...
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    Asus X570 TUF Gaming Plus Wi-Fi will not post

    So I come home and my computer is just off even though I left it running all day. I try to get it to boot back up and it won't. The board has 4 post lights, memory, CPU, VGA, and then POST in that order. The lights get to VGA and then the fans slow down and it will not go any further. I have...
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    AMD and Microsoft Announce New 15 Inch Thin and Light Microsoft Surface Laptop 3

    Finally time to upgrade my Surface Pro 3.
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    AMD AGESA 1.0.0.3ABBA Detailed, Fixes Zen2 Boost Issues

    I am glad it corrected whatever issue was going on with your BIOS. I have been watching this very closely since I will be buying one of these chips in the next few weeks. Your numbers seem to be part of the fringe since you gained 200 Mhz. Most of the chips from the online survey that D8bauer...
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    AMD AGESA 1.0.0.3ABBA Detailed, Fixes Zen2 Boost Issues

    The numbers don't seem like all this was worth it. So you get +50 Mhz and the clock will hold at the spec for a few seconds to net you less than 1% performance. For what?
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    Yeston Reveal "CUTE PET" Pink AMD Radeon RX 580 Graphics Card - Straight out of Manga

    I have used many terms to describe a PC before. Adorable was not among them, but I can get behind a limited run of this for each GPU generation.
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    XPG to Unveil World's First 4D Gaming Mouse and New Mera Edition Gaming Gear at IFA Berlin 2019

    I don't want the mouse. I want that desktop wallpaper though. Can I get that instead?
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    EVGA GeForce RTX 2080 Super Black

    SUPER BLACK.
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    Caseking Adds Binned Ryzen 3000 CPUs to Its Offerings

    Non-exotic overclocking for AMD Ryzen is dead. Just let it go. Let the chip do its thing and manage the OC as needed like it was designed to do. The minor gains in those 2 apps is not worth the hassle.
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    A Case for Windows Defender: Triad of Perfect Scores in AV-Test

    I have been using Windows A/V for years because I am cheap, it was convenient, and performance was good as best I could tell. I am surprised as to how good it is.
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