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by Ashlee Smith
24 Mar 2012, 23:58
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Bottle Neck?
Replies: 5
Views: 402

Re: Bottle Neck?

hey thankx for the replies, okay first off im running. windows. 7 32bitt ultimate not xp and jeah i know about the maxed thing, because it runs wel then it hits a sudden drop then it climbs. It hard to explain, what would be better? A) do aa i3 p61 4gb like starbound said or B) upgrade to 4gb ram wi...
by Ashlee Smith
09 Mar 2012, 00:12
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Bottle Neck?
Replies: 5
Views: 402

Bottle Neck?

Hello. SO lately i have been wondering could i have a bottleneck?? And Crysis 2 got me thinking the most.. So this is my system: Intel E5400 Dual core 2.70 ghz @ 3.34 ghz no vcore mod Hyaundix Ram 2 x 1 gb (one stick is 433 mhz) (one is 337mhz) Could my ram bring down performance? Ati Msi R6670 1gb ...
by Ashlee Smith
24 Feb 2012, 20:58
Forum: Hardware
Topic: GTX 570 help
Replies: 9
Views: 388

Re: GTX 570 help

swapiing a 6970 for a 570 tisk tisk bad idea
by Ashlee Smith
12 Feb 2012, 09:47
Forum: Discussions
Topic: Media Fire and Sopa
Replies: 1
Views: 198

Media Fire and Sopa

Hey guys, incase your wondering about SOPA, its already affecting free download sites, Media Fire and 4shared are still running, i suggest you guys start uploading all your games softwares etc onto one of these sites before its to late!
just a tip :P
Hard to find things these days!!!
by Ashlee Smith
08 Feb 2012, 07:45
Forum: Hardware
Topic: System temps 2012
Replies: 7
Views: 539

Re: System temps 2012

CPu: 45C on load, 28 idle.
Gfx: 35 idle 51 load.
Iv got good airflow so im happy nothing is melting just yet xD
by Ashlee Smith
07 Dec 2011, 21:09
Forum: Kit
Topic: Which screen to get?
Replies: 20
Views: 842

Re: Which screen to get?

Samsung sync master BX2031 LED 20 inch 5ms response time R1200 get it you will never look back, they were even using them to game on at rage :wink:
by Ashlee Smith
13 Nov 2011, 17:28
Forum: Project Logs
Topic: My little all alu & perspex case project (fixed pics)
Replies: 23
Views: 3986

Re: My little all alu & perspex case project (fixed pics)

Thankx for that it doesnt matter can be on joburg can get people to fetch for me xD
by Ashlee Smith
12 Nov 2011, 10:26
Forum: Cooling & Overclocking
Topic: 20 mhz Increase really made that difference?
Replies: 2
Views: 1875

20 mhz Increase really made that difference?

Hey guys so i have a MSI R6670 1 gb GDDR5 800 mhz core clock Memory clock is 1000mhz. I used MSI After Burner to O.C it (note: this is my first real time over clocking a graphics card however i have spent almost 2 weeks researching how to and what to monitor etc) SO this is it: Stock: Battlefield Ba...
by Ashlee Smith
12 Nov 2011, 10:18
Forum: Hardware
Topic: i5 Rig (on +-R6500 Budget)
Replies: 8
Views: 508

Re: i5 Rig (on +-R6500 Budget)

Thanks for the feedback guys :) Totally forgot to include the offers/quotes that I've received thus far, sorry for that. @Sakkie81, Just checked out CyberGecko, pretty decent prices :) Will check out Evetech's site shortly. Thanks for the heads up! @Ashlee, The rig in my signature I'm passing down ...
by Ashlee Smith
11 Nov 2011, 09:50
Forum: Hardware
Topic: i5 Rig (on +-R6500 Budget)
Replies: 8
Views: 508

Re: i5 Rig (on +-R6500 Budget)

Hey man what you recycling? This is my build for you (excludes windows, screen, fans, k + m) Mother Board: R1000 P8H67-MLX Ram: R225 Kingston 1333mhz DDR3 Cpu: R1900 Intel Core i5 2500 Processor - 3.30GHz, Socket 1155, 6MB L3, 2.0Gb/s DMI Interface Psu: R378 Huntkey Green Series 550 watt 12v rail Ca...
by Ashlee Smith
03 Nov 2011, 23:13
Forum: Hardware
Topic: My new pc
Replies: 21
Views: 1387

Re: My new pc

cheers thank you for your help and suggestions: how is this for a system? Intel Socket 1155 Sandy Bridge i5-2500K Quad Core 3.3GHz CPU With Fan R2112.31 including VAT MSI N560GTX-TI Twin Frozr II OC 1GB nVidia GeForce GTX 560 Ti GPU R2572.04 including VAT G.Skill Sniper 8GB (2 x 4GB) 240-Pin DDR3 S...
by Ashlee Smith
22 Oct 2011, 23:21
Forum: Project Logs
Topic: My little all alu & perspex case project (fixed pics)
Replies: 23
Views: 3986

Re: My little all alu & perspex case project (fixed pics)

Can any one tel me where to buy persplex ?/
by Ashlee Smith
12 Oct 2011, 21:30
Forum: Hardware
Topic: Upgrade options
Replies: 10
Views: 570

Re: Upgrade opions

So i decided to scrap the lga 775 and amd option and go for this: Intel foxconn H61MX Intel core I3 sandy bridge 2100 cpu with normal heat sink 4 gigs kingston ram 1333 mhz Huntkey green jumper series 550 watt psu Cooler Master RC420 atx casing. Sata dvd rom. Total: R2500 I am recycling my: Screen O...
by Ashlee Smith
11 Oct 2011, 12:53
Forum: Hardware
Topic: MSI R6670 problem please help
Replies: 79
Views: 6741

Re: MSI R6670 problem please help

R2000 sound like a good offer......I would take it. Thanks for the info on the PSU, my 450watt is starting to give notice.....and I have had to replace capacitors in it twice this year Thankx jeah i got one of those generic 450 watt psu xgrs not my preferred choice but i bought it for my gfx becaus...
by Ashlee Smith
10 Oct 2011, 22:21
Forum: Hardware
Topic: MSI R6670 problem please help
Replies: 79
Views: 6741

Re: MSI R6670 problem please help

How much will that cost you? Are you selling your entire PC? And where do you get those Huntkey PSU's, I would very much like to get a new one? Um jeah my entire pc except my screen gfx my friend offered me R2000 with my 7900 gs and a few other things, Bru www.pcint.co.za Pc international are best ...
by Ashlee Smith
10 Oct 2011, 21:22
Forum: Hardware
Topic: MSI R6670 problem please help
Replies: 79
Views: 6741

Re: MSI R6670 problem please help

Jeah i agree with you i have put my pc up for sale in a few sites and my friends ask about it if i sell it for how much i want i am going for this: Huntkey 585 watt green jumper series 1 x 8 pin cpie 1 x 6 pin pcie That dual core The new board and 4 gbs ram a 1tb ram seagate barracuda hard drive Coo...
by Ashlee Smith
10 Oct 2011, 20:23
Forum: Hardware
Topic: MSI R6670 problem please help
Replies: 79
Views: 6741

Re: MSI R6670 problem please help

Having DDR3 on a socket 775 system is going to make almost no difference as the memory controller is located in the northbridge and your CPU wont make use of the extra bandwidth. Also that 5.5 for the ram is ok. So for a cheap upgrade I would go and get the Pentium E5700 and put it in your existing...
by Ashlee Smith
10 Oct 2011, 14:09
Forum: Hardware
Topic: MSI R6670 problem please help
Replies: 79
Views: 6741

Re: MSI R6670 problem please help

THE_STIG wrote:It will definitely have "full room" but do you really need a new mobo and ram? What is wrong with the current one?
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by Ashlee Smith
10 Oct 2011, 13:00
Forum: Hardware
Topic: MSI R6670 problem please help
Replies: 79
Views: 6741

Re: MSI R6670 problem please help

Well its old and i want ddr3 memory, i could just upgrade the cpu and ram but im not sure if i want to still stay on ddr2
by Ashlee Smith
09 Oct 2011, 22:33
Forum: Hardware
Topic: MSI R6670 problem please help
Replies: 79
Views: 6741

Re: MSI R6670 problem please help

Yes I do play Cod4 often but not always online. I LAN that game mostly. About the quad......for gaming no you dont need a quad as very few games are actually going to use more than 2 cores. And I have the v1.7 patch but I still need the mic plugged in....but disabling the auto front jack detection ...
by Ashlee Smith
09 Oct 2011, 22:12
Forum: Hardware
Topic: MSI R6670 problem please help
Replies: 79
Views: 6741

Re: MSI R6670 problem please help

Mine did not need that fix until the v1.7 patch -_-, i play on cod4 a lot do u? mostly on the iGame Charlie and some times on the iGame Delta server. So now i LOVE my 6670 xD 35 fps average in dragon age 2 on high vsync on and 4x aa 4x af and the rest off. I want to ask is a quad core really necessa...
by Ashlee Smith
09 Oct 2011, 20:44
Forum: DRM
Topic: EA Origins Service: Stealing ALL your info...
Replies: 14
Views: 3315

Re: EA Origins Service: Stealing ALL your info...

Would it have been as bad if our pcs only had games with no office/banking/password data ect? Because as far as ps3 goes they can check what games I am playing and how I am doing in the game and I am fine with it. But come pc with my battle.net account and steam account and all that I am not too ha...
by Ashlee Smith
09 Oct 2011, 20:35
Forum: Hardware
Topic: MSI R6670 problem please help
Replies: 79
Views: 6741

Re: MSI R6670 problem please help

Hang on, so they hate 60Hz. But that is the single most common refresh rate used :? . And are you sure your monitor actually supports 1440 x 900 @ 75Hz....because in my experience very few monitors do. I think most if not all of the problem was caused by conflicting drivers. I probably should have ...
by Ashlee Smith
09 Oct 2011, 15:23
Forum: Hardware
Topic: ATI 6790
Replies: 15
Views: 905

Re: ATI 6790

Smurf6 wrote:the beta closes tomorrow if im correct so pointless to get it now dude
Jeah i know i have it on a pre order list so im chilled
by Ashlee Smith
09 Oct 2011, 12:40
Forum: Hardware
Topic: How to fix Ati Radeon Screen Problem
Replies: 1
Views: 285

How to fix Ati Radeon Screen Problem

Hey guys i have finally cracked how to fix it there are a number of ways: So i did major research into this and found a HD3870, HD5870, HD6670 etc all were having problems with Screen tearing like V-sync but with it enabled! And using a 1600 y 900 or 1680 by 1050 60 Hz resolution. :idea: The fix: Ma...