Forum discussion tagged with cpu.
  1. decrypto

    Question PC BSOD when hitting high CPU usage in launching Minecraft.

    My main problem is that this has been happening pretty much on and off for a while now, whenever I tend to try and launch Minecraft my computer reaches around 100% CPU usage and then freezes and BSODs. I get the error Clock_Watchdog_Timeout or something like that and I don't know why it's even...
  2. D

    Question Please Guide Me - Dell 7415 vs Dell 7420 vs Dell 7425 - And lenovo Flex 5

    Hi Please Guide me I want to buy 2 in 1 laptop for gift for my friend ,who some time use video and photo editing like adobe software in travel I find 4 laptop in below 1 - Dell inspiron 7415 ( CPU - Ryzen 5500U ) 2 - Dell inspiron 7420 ( CPU - Core i5-1235U ) 3 - Dell inspiron 7425 (...
  3. Wayss37

    Solved! Battery capacity vs CPU wattage

    So is the CPU tdp relevant to the laptop's battery life, or is the battery capacity the most important factor, since any CPU can lower it's power consumption if needed? Say 6 core Ryzen vs 2 core U CPU Thanks!
  4. mrmike16

    Solved! Will 11th Gen Intel processors become cheaper with the release of the 12th Gen processors?

    This year, with the chip shortage, things are different. I see more laptops on the Internet being sold with the 10th generation of Intel processors, simply because so many laptops are out of stock. Will they replenish the 11th Gen processors, and if they do, will the laptops with 11th...
  5. PBMaxx

    Question Sony Vaio VPCF136FM CPU replacement

    I have read people saying you can't upgrade laptop hardware and that isn't entirely correct. On my Dell Inspiron 1525, I've replaced the CPU several times. A couple of other Asus laptops I've upgraded CPUs as well. All worked better than the original equipment. Every time I try a different...
  6. R

    Desktop Start Issue, stuck on CPU post, fans & rgbs working

    While browing on my desktop, my pc just shut down on its own and got stuck at the CPU post light while the Ram RGB & Case fans are running at full speed. After trying some online solutions, I just completely dismantled the pc and re-assembled it. CPU reseated, ram reinstalled, cleared COMS...
  7. ppterson

    Question Laptop refusing to post. Blinking black screen

    Hi, yesterday I went to turn on my laptop, just to find it wouldn't post. The screen just kept flashing on and off. It had been doing this for some time now, but it would always post after a few seconds. I tried removing the battery, pressing the ON button for some 30 seconds, and trying to...
  8. E

    Question How to Find Which Component is bottlenecking a Program?

    If I am running a program or more specifically, a game, how do I know that which component(CPU/GPU/Disk) is affecting the gameplay? Please Explain in detail with examples.. Thank You
  9. L

    Solved! no display but fans working and power and charging indicator on

    help! i am using an acer aspire e15 e5-575g with geforce 940mx and intel i5-6200u, 8gb ram (4gb ram on 2 slots. i did a benchmark test before changing the thermal paste. after that, i reapplied the thermal paste and booted up my laptop (with the back cover on but no screws attached in case i...
  10. usman.mughal01

    Solved! CPU heating up alot (100 °C)

    Hello There! My CPU is heating up a lot since the past few months, Whenever I turn on my laptop, in a matter of few seconds (under no load at all) the temperature goes all the way up to 100 °C . I have tried the following steps to solve the issue but no luck: 1:-...
  11. A

    cpu problem

    I Have i7 2600 and it need to reach at least 39 or 40 degree temperature to start if not it will stuck on window coming up and after 5 or 10 min it will restart until it reach that temp and it new actually.is there way to fix it.and also sometimes it stuck on windows logo when turning off
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    Solved! Laptop overheating when idle and plugged in

    So I'm having this problem with my laptop (Eluktronics Mech-15 G2R) I use my laptop plugged in 99% of the time, so it's not a battery charging overheating thing. When I unplug the laptop, the temperature drops to 45C which keeps the fans inactive. However, when I plug it in the temp goes up to...
  13. Pandofla

    Question Laptop significantly slows down while charging/plugged in

    (TL;DR is at the end of the post) Hello everyone. My current laptop is an HP 15-r218nv. I know this isn't the best laptop for gaming, but it gets the job done. I have bought it 3 years ago and it has worked great throughout all this time. Last year, the laptop began to overheat, and because I...
  14. hubertkocur1337

    Question Is it possible for me to upgrade my laptop CPU?

    Hello. I have a MSI GV62 7RE laptop (link below) with a Intel Core i5-7300HQ CPU @ 2.50GHz. Im wondering if it would be possible to upgrade to an i7 or even an i9 cpu. I hope anybody can help. thx in advance https://www.msi.com/Laptop/GV62-7RE/Specification
  15. Kumsquats

    Question CPU>GPU or GPU>CPU preference in Budget Gaming PC?

    Hey, I just want to ask a simple question.. which one? (Laptop only because I'm never at home and take it with me) i7 9750H CPU with GTX 1060/GTX 1650/GTX 1660Ti GPU or Ryzen 7 3750H CPU with RTX 2070 GPU I'm playing only LoL right now because of my shitty Laptop with geforce 920m GPU and i3...
  16. miqus7

    Question Reverse turbo boost

    So I get new laptop (Ideapad 330 with i3-8130u) and I noticed that CPU have lower performance than its supposed to be. For example, I made tests in cinebench r15 and score was everytime between 220-240, when the scores for this cpu in internet are average like 330. I was thinking why its like...
  17. E

    Question Does Replacing my ssd void my warranty

    Hi, I have a relatively new laptop which is having some major CPU issues. Like windows explorer keeps crashing. I would like to get it fixed by the manufacturer because I mean I paid like 2 grand and it can't even use windows explorer and that's crazy, the only problem I am having is replaced...
  18. Dracorpius

    Solved! Soldered Laptop CPU Upgrade

    I got i5-8300h soldered on my laptop with 2 fans with max rpm of 6220(estimated). Im just wondering on upgrading it into i9-9880h. (they differs from generation but have the same socket type which is fcbga1440). Could it be possible? If so, must I upgrade the fans? Change its motors to better...
  19. mk716

    Solved! High CPU Usage and Reduced PC Performance

    I have purchased a gaming laptop in august of last year and it has been about 11 months since I've got it. For the first 8 months everything was amazing, i was getting high fps and good performance on all my games. Then about 3 months ago, the performance went dramatically downhill. I wasn't...
  20. M

    7 beep error after upgrading cpu - Dell N5110

    Hi, I installed i7-2630qm on N5110 and got 7 beep error (CPU/MB error) I found posts of people who already upgraded successfully their CPU I also tried removing CMOS battery Original CPU: i5-2430m BIOS: A11 latest (unlocked) now I'm posting with my i5 CPU
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    Question HP Omen 15 High CPU Temperature

    I brought a new gaming laptop a two to three weeks ago and recently playing call of duty black ops 3 and noticed that the cpu temperature is sometimes over 90c and can get to 95-99c range but less often Not too sure about this as seen on other HP Omen series that it's used to these kinds of...
  22. R

    Question Why does my laptop has a faint beeping noise when HWMonitor is opened?

    I have an ASUS X441UV with an i3-6100U and 2x4GB RAM with 120GB Kingston SSD. I found that my laptop would heat up whenever I do task like watching YouTube so I decided to install a software which can monitor my CPU temp. As it turns out, browsing the web can cause my CPU to heat up to 70+...
  23. biffdownhill

    Question Good CPU but games running slow

    Hi, I've got an MSI GE60 2OE CPU: i7-4700mq GPU: Nvidia GTX 760M When I first got the laptop, I could run games pretty well, even after turning the quality up a decent amount. Recently, when trying to play games on the lowest possible quality settings, I'm getting about 15-20 FPS and I can see...