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    Buy an 8000 intel CPU now or wait for 9th gen?

    differences? sorry quick post :P

    About GDDR6 VS GDDR5X or GDDR5

    why is nobody talking about this on the new nvidia cards? isn´t this new type of memory going to do shit at all? LOL. no more speed? nothing? WAT

    is the i3 7100 a "rebranded" i3 6100?

    Title my dear friends! advantages of a 7100? (apart from more Mhz on the core) its ridiculous that here in my country the difference on price between those 2 is 30 dollars plus for the 7100. Jeez.

    Direct Competitor (Intel) to the Ancient FX 8350?

    You know, from Intel, performance wise in gaming, not for straming or rendering. theres too many benchmarks out there but still no clear answer on this. i better believe in all of your user experience. Some says the i5 6400, others say the i3 6100... dunno, this is really confusing. thanks...

    i5 6500 or i5 7500 or Ryzen 1700?

    as title says, for pure gaming purposes, wich one is a good performer? Excluded FX processors, not looking that way. thank you all for your responses.

    Watercooling for a noob and Quality of Corsair watercoolers

    Hi! i wanna go Watercooling on my PC but never installed a Watercooler in my entire life, so noob, and im worried about the TUBING, LEAKING, that kind of stuff, i skipped watercooling my entire life cause Liquids never go well with electronics hahaha but im going to take a chance, so! i wanna...

    Choosing a nice Corsair Tower

    Hi guys! i want to upgrade a tower for another build at home, and right now i have 2 corsair towers to choose in the same price point, but im unsure wich one of this two is better, i see both are very efficient, on reviews and pages but i want to ask, if you had to choose between this two, wich...

    AMD Radeon Wallpaper mania! UPDATED!

    Hey friends @ TPU! i dont know if this is the right place to post this, but its GPU related so.... Today i wanna show you some wallpapers i made for the AMD radeon R9 390, and AMD radeon Cards, im a proud owner and want some custom Walls for fans like me! Radeon Fans! Hope you enjoy them as...

    HELP! Case upgrade. sad day.

    hi friends at TPU! yesterday i tried to upgrade my case from an Thermaltake M9 (like 10 years old) t oa more recent one Bitfenix NEOS and do some testo to se temps on the system but playing any game gives me this temps, actually the case gets really hot and dont know about the sutuff inside if...

    500W enough for this build? EVGA 500B 40AMP

    hi guys i got a question for you all experts are the EVGA 500B http://www.amazon.com/dp/B00DZ6R9GE/?tag=tec06d-20 enough for this build? all stock no OC AMD FX 8350 XFX Radeon R9 270X 2gb 8 Gb ram kingston Hyper X DDR3 1600 1 SSD 1 HDD 1 BD drive 3 LED fans Thank you a lot!

    Help! How much PSU Wattage would you recommend for this build?

    hi techpower up friends! to the point Ammount of wattage for this build (PSU wattage i mean, a 500w psu, 650, etc...) AMD FX 8320 @ 3.5Ghz 8 GB DDR3 @1600 Corsair AMD Radeon 390 8GB (not X) this is the component that worried me the most, i read its a power hog, maybe im wrong 1 SSD + 1 HDD +...

    NZXT PSU quality.

    Lets talk about this PSU quality. any good? Experiences? current ownership? by popular demand> lets talk about the NZXT Hale82 SERIES / 500 and 700W editions full modular white ones.

    OC editions "significant" in terms of performance?

    Hi friends of TPU! today i got a question for ya is and "OC Edition" card, relevant and significant in terms of performance? i know theres a LOT of OC editions out there and depending on the GPU you wanna get, but i got an Example, that maybe satisfy my answer. 1. The GIGABYTE R9 380X G1...

    EVGA quality on PSUs?

    hi there! maybe im changing my PSU from an XFX 650 Pro to an EVGA 750 semi modular dunno about the quality of EVGA PSUs, can you tell me your experiences, etc? Tnx a lot!

    My power supply enough for AMD Radeon R9 380X?

    Hello my dear friends here at techpowerup! i want to ask to some experts around here if my PSU is currently enough to handle a single AMD Radeon R9 380X. Cards in my target and with availability on my country: Gigabyte G1 R9 380X 4GB OC Sapphire NITRO 380X 4GB OC my current PSU is an XFX...

    HELP! Combining 2 Radeon HD6850 Different brands & Clocks!

    Hi there my friends! i wanna ask, if i can combine 2 radeons (HD 6850) but each card got different clock speeds (Core, memory) is there going to be any problem? my actual card is this one: MSI Radeon HD 6850 CYCLONE OC power edition 1Gb...

    how many cores/threads uses Team Fortress 2?

    hi there guys, can anyone tell me and show me (if can with screenies of your CPU´s Working with the game) if Team Fortress 2 uses more than just 1 CPU Core? can i make any difference playing this on a Phenom II X2 550 or on a Phenom II X6 1055T? more cores/threads, more performance on game...

    Darksiders coming for PC - Opinions?

    Hi there guys, just want to hear from you about the opinions on this game, if you have played on a 360 or PS3, will be a worth buy? game looks so awesome and epic. ok just wanna hear from you all cheers, have a great day ;) DARKSIDERS PC SCREENSHOTS

    VGA 1920X1080 Vs. 1600x900 DVI Help!!

    Hi guys! I planned to replace my old monitor for a new one but have this only 2 choices, and the resolutions over DVI and VGA makes me confused! what could be the difference?? The Fisrt one is this: AOC F22S 22" 1920x1080 FullHD (ONLY VGA)...

    ASUS or Gigabyte Motherboard - Help!

    Hi guys! i plan to buy a new motherboard but i have 2 choices in hand and i don´t know wich one of this is better, i like your opinions and commentaries about this products, please ;) the first one is an ASUS M4A785TD-M EVO http://www.asus.com/product.aspx?P_ID=QHbvGVB1mXmmD8qQ&templete=2...

    Phenom x3 8650 vs Athlon II x2 245

    hello guys! i need some help here, i want to buy a new proc. for my new AM2+ mobo. but i can´t decide between this two processors AMD Athlon II X2 245 (2.9Ghz) or AMD Phenom X3 8650 (2.3Ghz) some said me that the phenom X3 is better for the L3 cache and performs better in games...

    Help! MSI R4870 1 GB GDDR5

    Hi guys! i need some help here.... i wanna buy this VGA: MSI R4870 1GB GDDR5 but, i got this power supply: Thermaltake PurePower 500W it`s enough with this one? or i need to change it for one more powerful? (excuse my english) Tnx pals! your opinions are VERY valuable!

    New TF2 Achievement system, Like or Dislike, please answer

    oh god. What happens Valve??? this new system ruins everything on the update!! where´s my old work trying to achieve some stuff to get my shiny weapons?? it´s ridiculous! go into a server, stay AFK and get your weapons, WTH??? me: Dislike, TOTALLY, Please VALVE, return us the old...

    Help!! Upgrading my Processor

    Hi there everyone! (excuse my bad english) I got a lot of questions, because i plan to upgrade my actual processor to a new one, i hope somebody around here, can help me to make a choice. my actual machine are: AMD Athlon 64 X2 5200+ @ 2.7 GHZ MSI K9AGM3 (BIOS Already Updated to support...

    Havok + AMD/ATI: Possible?

    hey guys! do you think that AMD/ATI team gets Havok physics on the future to compete against NVIDIA/PhysX??? possible future: AMD/ATI + Havok Nvidia + PhysX :rolleyes: (note: i see the games that uses Havok tech with an ATI card, gets some boost. for example: Half life 2, portal, Team...