Forum discussion tagged with gaming.
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    Question CPU and GPU underperforming significantly Asus GL702VSK ROG Laptop

    Hi All, So I bought this pc about 2 years ago, when i first purchased it I was getting over 100fps in games like overwatch on high settings. But recently randomly booted the pc up and the Fps has significantly dropped I can barely acheive 10 fps on high settings, even if I lower the setting...
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    Question Between these 3 laptops, which is more suitable for gaming and programming?

    I'm looking for a budget gamin and/or programming laptop for under $300 and these are the 3 laptops which caught my eye. And by gaming I mean games like league of legends, which do you think would run that the best? 1.
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    Question Xxx

    Hello. I have DragonFly Black as good amp+dac. Looking for very good headphones for fortnite (please, keep your head cool) in this game soundstage and positioning is very important, more than in any other game, because there can be 30-50 people in very very small area, and they can be much...
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    Question When I watch my clips, I noticed my microphone only records the left side, does anyone know how to fix this?

    I am using a Corsair Gaming headset and currently using GeForce overlay to record clips.
  5. RazerMackham

    Question Is laptop in the low or mid-range for gaming purposes?

    Curious about what kind of games I can run on this thing. The Specs are Intel Core i7-8750H 8 GB RAM DDR4 NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti (4 GB GDDR5)
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    Question Subwoofer on 2.1 speaker system not working(Logitech Z623) when connected via aux

    This is my first post here and I would like to say hello to everyone, hope your all having a great day/evening wherever you are! Within the last year I purchased a Logitech Z623 2.1 speaker system for use with my TV for Xbox One X gaming. The TV I had at the time was a 49” LG 4K TV all I did...
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    Question AMD Ryzen 3 2200G RX 570 problems in Battlefield 5

    Hello, I have this second "budget" setup with AMD Ryzen 3 2200G, RX 570 4gb Sapphire nitro+, Gigabyte B450m motherboard and 16gb ddr4 3200mhz g.skill RAM. I'm having problems in Battlefield 5. I'm playing on medium settings with DX11 on 1080p. I'm getting even 100fps+ but average is 70-80...
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    Looking for advice

    So, I've been deciding between two BenQ monitors and I'm still stuck on the two, please try to keep the topic related but if anyone has a direct upgrade that remains in the price range of these two monitors please feel free to share. I also want to say this is my first flight into getting a...
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    Solved! Need new headphones

    Hi, I'm a gamer and music lover and I need new headphones since my headphones broke. My budget is around 100€ - 200€. I am searching for headphones that are good for gaming (I often play csgo) but besides gaming also have very good sound quality to listen to high quality audio. I am...
  10. Laura2306

    Discussion Can I get sims 4 on these laptops?

    Can I play sims 4 on any of these laptops? If so which is the best to get??? dell latitude 3470 laptop Intel Core i5-6200U 6th 2.3GHz Generation Processor 14" FHD 1920x1080 Screen Windows 10 Home 8GB DDR3 RAM 240GB SSD Integrated Graphics or HP ELITEBOOK 820 G1 CORE i5 4TH GENERATION 13...
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    Question Razer Blade Pro or Legion Y740?

    As the title states, I'm looking between these two laptops. Both models I'm looking at are carrying an RTX 2060, an i7-9750h, 16gb of ram, both 17.3", but the Razer is $2500 while the Lenovo is $1900. Can anyone explain how Razer is justifying the price difference here? For me, the clear answer...
  12. ZahidRidwan

    Question Windows Update Ruined My Great Laptop

    My Laptop's Intel(R) HD Graphics 520, Intel(R) Core(TM) i3-6100U CPU @ 2.30GHz, Processor Speed: 2304 MHz, RAM: 8GB and Up to dated drivers. I'm using my same laptop almost for 2 years, My Favorite Games are COD Ghosts, PES 19 and The New PUBG lite PC. I was Playing my favorite Games Smoothly...
  13. buialex889

    Question What are some Android games that support multiple gamepad connection at once for local multiplay on a single screen?

    Hi everyone, I've got 2 controllers and i'm looking for games that I can play with a friend on only the screen of my Android phone. It could be of any genres, preferably 1v1 fighting games, where we dont need 2 phones, just one phone and 2 controllers. Something like Bombsquad which supports up...
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    Discussion I want to purchase a laptop

    i want a brand new laptop for gaming purpose. So can anyone help me please.
  15. FuciBaskjat

    Question I hear microphone on speakers, but they not working

    I have Windows XP, buyed new headset with Microphone and when i talk i can hear it on speakers and headphones, but when i try to talk on Discord or CS, it dont works. PLease Help if you can!
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    Question Best IEM/earbuds incl mic for FPS gaming

    Hi all, I'm wondering if you could give me any tips on getting IEMs or earbuds specifically for competitive FPS gaming. I realize that good quality headphones are preferred for FPS and I own a pair of AT AD900x, but due to medical issues with increased pressure inside my skull I can only wear...
  17. Schwec

    How much should I sell my laptop for and where are some good places to sell it?

    HP OMEN CPU- i7-7700HQ (2.8 GHz) Memory/RAM- 8GB DDR4- 1866 SDRAM (1 x 8 GB) GPU- GTX 1050 Hard Drive- 1TB 7200rpm SATA Display- 15.6’’ (1920 x 1080) Keyboard - Backlit No Touchscreen
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    Question ATH-WS1100IS vs ATH-MSR7 for gaming and casual music

    I'm looking into buying a new headset for semi-competitive gaming and casual but enjoyable music listening. I've came across the WS1100IS and the MSR7 and am struggling to decide what would be better. My primary concerns for a headphone are: -Good comfort without mods -Decent appearance and...
  19. shorty3344

    Would this run the sims 4?

    I am looking for a relatively cheap gaming desktop that could run all of the sims 4 games plus a little bit of cc and mods with little lag and high graphics settings Sims is the only think I would be doing on it. Specifications: Computer - Dell Optiplex Operating System - Win10 Home 64BIT...
  20. Question CPU speed drops

    I have a Dell Inspiron 5555 with an AMD A10-8700 1,80ghz Radeon R6, Windows 10 and when i open a game, el cpu speed drops to 1.29,1.30 Laptop is always plugged Power settings are 100% (Proessor, cooling and gpu) Also disabled Power manager in the BIOS i think it isnt heating bc it drop as...
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    Sony Days of Play Sale: $20 Spider-Man, $349 PS4 Pro and More

    Save up to 60% on all things PlayStation. Sony Days of Play Sale: $20 Spider-Man, $349 PS4 Pro and More : Read more
  22. Mike Andronico

    Will Google Stadia Be Worth the Money?

    Google Stadia could revolutionize AAA gaming by letting you play hot titles on any device, but its pricing options could prove frustrating. Will Google Stadia Be Worth the Money? : Read more
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    New PS5 Specs Revealed: 120Hz Display Support, PS4 Cross-Saves

    The upcoming Sony console will let you keep playing your favorite games as soon as you change hardware, as well as support games at 4K at up to 120Hz. New PS5 Specs Revealed: 120Hz Display Support, PS4 Cross-Saves : Read more
  24. Parker S.

    Question Enough ports to run VR?

    I have a pretty good laptop with a beefy gpu. My problem is however that I want to get an oculus rift with three sensors but my laptop only has three USB 3.0 ports. I do have a USB-C port however so I'm wondering can I use a USB to USB-C adapter for my third sensor?
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    The Best Strategy Games for PS4, Xbox One, PC and Switch

    With so many strategy games on the market, here are our recommendations for what will keep you busy for hours on end. The Best Strategy Games for PS4, Xbox One, PC and Switch : Read more
  26. TommyInfinity

    Question Dell Inspiron 15 7559 UHD (4K) Touch Screen Problem (Pixel-Rain)

    Hey. So.. my laptop Dell Inspiron 15 7559, doing strange things. When I'm using my laptop normally, there is nothing like pixel-rain. But when I'm gaming with a perofrmance-needy game, then after a while of gaming it starts to "rain", and when I quit out of the game, after about 5 mins, it...
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    Pokémon Is Getting a Ton of New Games, Including One That Tracks Your Sleep

    Four new ways to experience the Pokémon universe were announced during a livestreamed presentation. Pokémon Is Getting a Ton of New Games, Including One That Tracks Your Sleep : Read more
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    Killer Deal: Astro A40 TR Headset w/ MixAmp M80 Now Just $130

    Give your games a sonic boost with this discounted headset combo. Killer Deal: Astro A40 TR Headset w/ MixAmp M80 Now Just $130 : Read more
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    Best Oculus Quest Deals

    Want to know when you'll spot the first Oculus Quest deals? Here's what we're predicting for Facebook's VR headset. Best Oculus Quest Deals : Read more
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    Act Fast: 58% Off Gaming Gear at Amazon

    From gaming headsets to a GTX 1060-powered laptop, here are the best deals in Amazon's 1-day sale. Act Fast: 58% Off Gaming Gear at Amazon : Read more
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    Sony Shows Crazy Fast PS5 Load Times with Custom SSD

    The tech that will power the future of PlayStation has been outlined at a Sony strategy meeting. Sony Shows Crazy Fast PS5 Load Times with Custom SSD : Read more
  32. Mike Andronico

    Info Animal Crossing Switch: Release Date, Trailer, Features and More

    Here’s everything we know so far about Animal Crossing Switch, including the game’s release date, trailers and expected features. Animal Crossing Switch: Release Date, Trailer, Features and More : Read more
  33. Marshall Honorof

    Logitech G502 Lightspeed Review: The Top Gaming Mouse Goes Wireless

    The Logitech G502 Lightspeed is still one of the best gaming mice ever made, but now it comes without any inconvenient wires. Logitech G502 Lightspeed Review: The Top Gaming Mouse Goes Wireless : Read more
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    Used Gaming Laptop Worth

    Hey guys so i've been wanting to sell my laptop for quite some time now, but i just dont really know how much its actually worth nowadays. Im wanting to upgrade to a desktop since i have room for it now. Specs for Alienware 15 R2: Processor: Intel Core i7-6700HQ Ram: 8GB of DDR4 Duel channel...
  35. misssmith11

    Review Oculus Quest Review: VR the Way It’s Meant to Be

    The Oculus Quest offers high-resolution VR graphics, the ability to cast to devices and over 50 games in a wireless setup. Oculus Quest Review: VR the Way It’s Meant to Be : Read more
  36. Mike Andronico

    Mortal Kombat 11 Is the Biggest, Bloodiest and Best Mortal Kombat Yet

    Mortal Kombat 11 is the series’ best installment yet, boasting a stunning story mode, an overhauled fighting engine and tons of content. Mortal Kombat 11 Is the Biggest, Bloodiest and Best Mortal Kombat Yet : Read more
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    Super Smash Bros. Ultimate: How to Play Joker Like a Pro

    Here's how to play Joker in Super Smash Bros. Ultimate, from basic attacks to advanced strategies. Super Smash Bros. Ultimate: How to Play Joker Like a Pro : Read more
  38. Mike Andronico

    E3 2019 Preview: What to Expect from Xbox, Nintendo and More

    Here's everything we know so far about E3 2019, from news conference times to what to expect from Nintendo, Xbox, Ubisoft and more. E3 2019 Preview: What to Expect from Xbox, Nintendo and More : Read more
  39. henrytcasey

    Why Cuphead Is Even Better on Nintendo Switch

    Studio MDHR's beloved platformer is no longer an Xbox exclusive, leaving Switch owners as the true winners. Why Cuphead Is Even Better on Nintendo Switch : Read more
  40. Marshall Honorof

    How to Get Assassin's Creed Unity for Free (for a Good Cause)

    Ubisoft is giving away free copies of Assassin's Creed Unity on PC via its Uplay platform to help players explore the Notre Dame cathedral. How to Get Assassin's Creed Unity for Free (for a Good Cause) : Read more
  41. DionL

    Question What is the best headset for $100 or shorter?

    Hello, Forum! :benetton: I’ve recently been saving for a gaming headset, and I’ve found various products at the price range of $100: The Logitech G Pro, the SteelSeries Arctis 5, and the HyperX Cloud II. There are also some headsets below the price range, but I want to focus on these main ones...
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    Question Headphone reccomendations for gaming

    Hello everyone was hoping you would be able to help me! I am looking for a new headset to use for gaming and general TV/movie watching. I have had a pair of Turtle Beach X12s for the past 3 years and they have finally given up the ghost so I have decided to invest in an upgraded pair for the...
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    Question Why does GPU slow down during gameplay?

    Whenever I run any program that puts max load on my GPU for more than an hour or so the fps drops drastically and the speeds return to what appears to be idle. It seems almost as if the GPU forgets that I'm gaming. My PC build consists of: Ryzen 7 2700x MSI x470 motherboard MSI air boost vega 56...
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    Question Looking for a pair (or two pairs) of headphones for gaming and listening to music.

    Hi, So I play a lot of competitive and casual games and listen to a lot of music whilst travelling and programming daily. I have a budget of £150 and I'm looking for either two separate pairs of headphones for either purpose or one pair that accommodates both. I'm not fussed on the headphones...
  45. AuGZA

    Question Best Competitive Gaming Closed Back headphones

    Hi All, I'm currently running a pair of Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X's and LOVE THEM. The massive soundstage and focus on Mids/Highs with understated Bass is great for PUBG, Rainbow 6 Siege and CSGO. Unfortunately my gaming space isn't always quiet. So I'm reaching out to you guys. With a...
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    Best Laptop out of Two

    Okay, so, I have picked out two laptops that are pretty cheap. I don't have a high budget so I'm looking for something reasonable. I found these both on Amazon and I'm curious which one would be best for the gaming I want to do. I'm not a heavy gamer, mostly stuff like Skyrim (which is probably...
  47. 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...
  48. daniel.avital62

    Question HyperX Cloud Flight, what settings should I use?

    Windows 10, when you go to sound settings you can see all your audio possibilities and I right clicked my Headset, Hyper X Cloud Flight and I found enhancements. I looked everywhere for suggestions but have not found any that suits my question. I'm a gamer, but I'm also a music lover...
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    Question Really bad Laptop performance

    I'm gonna have to go in a bit of detail here so please hang on: I have a 2 years old Acer E5-572G 525V. The laptop was quite a bang for the buck in my limited budget and actually performed better than I expected it to. Everything was good... Then around 4 months back I decided to add another 8...
  50. abhivarma555

    Question what all games i can play with minimum requirements in my lappy ?

    Radeon Software Version - 19.2.1 Radeon Software Edition - Adrenalin 2019 Windows Version - Windows 10 (64 bit) System Memory - 12 GB CPU Type - Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-7200U CPU @ 2.50GHz
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    Dell G3 or Acer Nitro 5

    I'm trying to decide on a gaming laptop, and my budget is 600$ to 700$. I have narrowed it down to two choices. The Acer Nitro 5, with a AMD Ryzen 2500U processor, 8gb of RAM, 1tb HDD, and a RX 560 4gb GPU for 619.99$ (675$ with tax), or the Dell G3579 with a Intel i5 8300H, 8gb of RAM, 1tb SSHD...