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  1. [SOLVED] Should I must install RAM in pairs?

    RAM and Power Supply Support
    I currently run a Corsair 8gig DDR4 C16 stick @ 2400Mhz (16-16-16-39). I was thinking to upgrade it either with another 8gig stick of same make and model or a 4gigs of same model. I read 16gigs are overkill for most games and 12gb are sweetspot. I mainly work in Adobe CC suite. Can I install a...
  2. Freezes & poor performance issues - PSU or GPU or mobo? [moved from BSOD]

    Motherboards, Bios|UEFI & CPU
    Hi all...not sure if this is the correct/best place in the forum for this...mods please move if necessary My son's gaming rig has been suffering intermittent performance, boot & freeze issues for the last 18 months or so and we aren't sure which element is responsible. Rig specs are as...
  3. [SOLVED] Upgrade my RAM or CPU? (Also compatibility with my mobo)

    First off, here are my current specs: CPU: AMD Phenom II X4 955 @ 3.5GHz RAM: 4GB GDDR2 (2x2gb and I can't even remember the brand, something **** like Xtreme Gamer) GPU: Sapphire Radeon HD7870 2gb HDD: Seagate 1TB (7200RPM) PSU: Corsair 850W non-modular mobo: Gigabyte MA770-UD3 So, I'm...
  4. All you need to know about RAM

    Hard Drive Support
    Random-access memory (RAM) is where the PC stores a relatively small amount of ephemeral data that is more rapidly accessed by the Central Processor Unit (CPU) rather than data stored on a long-lasting memory device, such as hard drive or CD. Unlike data that are stored on long-lasting memory...