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About Zic05

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  • Gender
  • Location
    In a chair
  • Interests
    Computers obviously
  • Biography
    I'm alive, I've built a PC....wait are we living in the matrix, don't know.
  • Occupation
    My job is to live


  • CPU
  • Motherboard
  • RAM
    16GB 3000mhz G-Skill RGB RAM + 16Gb DDR4 Corsair Vegnace 3000Mhz RAM (bought for $100 from friend)
  • GPU
  • Case
    Corsair Air 540
  • Storage
    Samsung 960 evo 500GB and a Seagate Barracuda 3TB HDD
  • PSU
    Seasonic Prime 80 Plus titanium 650 Watt PSU
  • Display(s)
    Acer Predator XB271HU Bmiprz 27in G-SYNC 1440x2560 at 150hz
  • Cooling
    NZXT Kraken X52 with two Corsair ML120s dual pack
  • Keyboard
    HyperX Alloy FPS (Cherry MX Red)
  • Mouse
    Logitech G600
  • Sound
    HyperX Cloud Stingers
  • Operating System
    Windows 10 Pro 64bit bought on Kingwin for $40USD
  • PCPartPicker URL

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  1. Why are Inline capacitors

    Just one more question what is “ripple”. Thanks
  2. I see it all the time, but I can’t get it to work, is there some sort of button I have to press or tags to put on. example in picture below Thanks
  3. Why are Inline capacitors

    So does the prime ultra titanium made everything else more efficient so the could remove the inline capacitors? Thanks
  4. So I currently have a Seasonic Prime 650W and when I was helping my friend with a build, I found out that Seasonic made a new prime series: The Seasonic Prime Ultra. I looked up the differences but not much changed, but I didn’t get 1 part, what are inline capacitors? And what do they do. Also if anyone could explain the SATA 3.3 connectors that would be great! @STRMfrmXMN Thanks
  5. Pc underperforming?

    What does the stutter look like, is it just the screen, is it the screen and audio (video?) are you doing any overclocks?
  6. Pc underperforming?

    #1 make sure all drivers and BIOS are updated. #2 What are your temps? #3 Verify game files for fortnite and unreal engine #4 Does this happen in other games? #5 There might be a CPU bottleneck, because the 1080 it is quite a lot for a 6700
  7. Mixing RAM of similar specs?

    It should work fine, I do the same thing for my build
  8. Mixing RAM of similar specs?

    It should work, I use 2 different kits to
  9. Making a new PC

    Bit over budget, but worth it https://pcpartpicker.com/user/ZIC/saved/QvqbXL
  10. Making a new PC

    pcpartpicker.com Maybe use a Ryzen 2400G instead, and upgrade later, also the Nvidia 20 Seris is coming out in 6 days
  11. Buying a 1080 TI

    https://www.nvidia.com/en-us/geforce/graphics-cards/rtx-2080/ https://wccftech.com/nvidia-geforce-rtx-2080-3dmark-performance-benchmark-leak/
  12. Buying a 1080 TI

    Why don’t you pre-order the RTX 2080 or 2080 Ti, it will be way better and with games starting to support Ray-Tracing and DLSS, I would just wait 7 days.
  13. Intel might outsource 14nm prod to TSMC

    Sorry for the noob question, what do the plus stand for in the 14nm++. Thanks
  14. Is this a good entry level Youtube build?

    Get something like This if you want a open case
  15. Is this a good entry level Youtube build?

    An open air case is going to cost a lot, so I would just get a case with a window.