1. N

    Ryzen 5 3600 died, Evetech not replying

    Hi, so I bought my new CPU from Evetech 4 months ago - about 2 weeks ago it died and hasn't started up since. From day 1 I had a minor problem with the CPU as I would turn on the PC and there would be no display - the fans would all spin hard, but that would be it - but the simple fix would be...
  2. W

    EK-Velocity D-RGB AMD Nickel + Plexi CPU Block - Sale

    Item: EK-Velocity D-RGB - AMD Nickel + Plexi CPU Block Age: Brand New - used for 5 minutes. Read below Price: R1300 Warranty: Yes, 2 years International Packaging: Yes complete Condition: Excellent Location: Cape Town Reason: Wrong RGB connectors Shipping: On buyer once funds clear Collection...
  3. N

    Is evetech good or shady?

    Hi. I'm buying a new released CPU for my new PC build and it's the last component I need. I've read terrible experiences with evetech. What's your experience with them? The cost of product is R3550 Evetech beats competition on price but not by much, though evetech include 3 month xbox game...
  4. W

    CPU + Mobo (SOLD)

    Combo Price: R1800 R1600 Item:AMD Phenom II X6 1090T Black Edition Price: R800 Warranty: None Packaging: Original Amd cpu box Condition: Very good Location: Durban Reason: Upgraded Shipping: Yes, on you Collection: Yes Link...
  5. W

    SOLD! Mobo + CPU

    Item: Intel G3930 CPU + cpu cooler Gigabyte H110 D3A no io shield Age:1 year Price: R850 for bundle Warranty: yes 1 year remaining Packaging: will wrap properly Condition: Good Location: Durban Reason: Came with bundle Shipping: yes on buyer Collection:more than welcome Link: Mobo cpu
  6. J-4ce

    Building a Desktop PC for Machine Learning

    Hi everyone, I’m thinking about building my own desktop PC to be usable for running machine learning algorithms, but it will still be generally used for GPU- and CPU-intensive tasks like video editing, very large image processing etc. The idea is to make it a general-purpose computer, but every...
  7. K

    Some PC components

    Feeler to see whether I can get my price for these items. It was bought Jan 2017 (I have all order details and companies where I ordered it from) and all details are below: 1) Item: Intel I5 7600 3.5GHz 1151 CPU Age and condition: 1 year 8 months and works with no issues at all. Warranty...
  8. D

    which one is better

    Hi Guys I need some community input here, I recently won an MSI B360 Arctic Gaming MoBo, I already own an MSI B250 Gaming pro Carbon, besides for obvious newer chipsets, would it be worth me selling my i5 7500 and the Mobo to get an 8th gen i5 for the new board? this may seem...
  9. S

    Selling Multiple PC Components

    Item names: Gfx Cards: - Asus Strix 980 Ti - R 4000 (SOLD) - EVGA 980 - R 3000 (Available) Disk's - 240GB Corsair SSD - R 600 (SOLD) - 240GB Corsair SSD - R 600 (SOLD) - 240GB SSD - R 300 (SOLD) - 2TB WD HDD - R 300 (SOLD) Combo's Combo 1...
  10. N

    intel i7 Desktop complete + i7 chip 2nd gen

    Item: I7 Desktop PC i7 CPU 2nd generation 2600 MSI board H77MA-G43 24GB Ram 128GB SSD 1TB HDD PGS V aero cool case DVDRW Age: >1 years ( Note: cpu older ) Warranty: No Packaging: No Condition: Second Hand , Like new, unused machine Location: Crown Mines, JHB Reason: Unused PC Shipping: Yes...
  11. W

    Intel Core i7 4790K [S]

    Item name (be very descriptive):Intel Core I7 4790K LGA 1150 Age and condition: working - Never OCd around 2 years old Do you include packaging: No - will however come in the plastic protective clamshell case. No HSF Warranty: Yes remainder of warrenty Reason for selling: Motherboard had a fault...
  12. Kevin Lancaster

    Graphene-coated copper interconnects could boost CPU performance

    Graphene-coated copper interconnects could boost CPU performance Researchers at Stanford have found a way to improve the performance of next-generation processors by coating copper interconnects with graphene.
  13. H

    [WANTED] 2nd Gen i5 CPU+MB or better

    A while ago I donated an i7 3770 system to a children's home in rural Swaziland for use as a server. I configured it with an offline copy of Wikipedia (using KIWIX), Khan Academy, open source ebook library, Plex media server as well as a file repository. It has been used extensively, but in a...
  14. Kevin Lancaster

    Intel’s new CPU names make fast and slow processors look the same

    Intel’s new CPU names make fast and slow processors look the same Intel recently unveiled its 7th-gen Core processors, with the CPUs featuring a new naming convention.
  15. Kevin Lancaster

    The 25-core CPU that can be scaled to 200,000

    The 25-core CPU that can be scaled to 200,000 The Piton is an open-source 25-core processor designed to be rapidly scalable up to 200,000 cores.
  16. Kevin Lancaster

    Our Zen CPU will outperform Intel Broadwell-E: AMD

    Our Zen CPU will outperform Intel Broadwell-E: AMD The launch AMD’s Zen CPU architecture has been delayed.
  17. Rouxenator

    AMD Athlon Quad 2.8Ghz | MSI AM3 140w board | Radeon 4200 VGA+HDMI+DVI | 4GB RAM [S]

    Item name (be very descriptive): AMD Athlon II 630 Quad Core 2.8Ghz CPU on a MSI 785G-53 AM3 ATX motherboard with 140watt CPU support (up to 6 core Phenom). Features integrated ATI Radeon 4200 graphics with HDMI, VGA and DVI output and Gigabit LAN. I/O shield (back plate) is included. 4GB...
  18. Rouxenator

    AMD Athlon II 2.9Ghz CPU | Foxconn AM3 mATX board | Radeon X1200 | Gigabit LAN [S]

    Item name (be very descriptive): AMD Athlon II 245 Dual Core 2.9Ghz CPU on a Foxconn A6GMV AM3 mATX motherboard featuring an integrated ATI Radeon X1200 graphics and Gigabit LAN. I/O shield (back plate) is included. Age and condition: 3 months, pretty much like new. Do you include packaging...
  19. S

    Linux and Turbo Boost

    Hi I understand that Linux as an OS is excellent at load balancing and will use all cores & threads instead of just one core or thread. However, a technician told me the other day that the Linux kernel is not good at / incapable of activating turbo boost on Intel CPU's. Honestly, I found it...
  20. Rouxenator

    Wanted AMD m-ATX motherboard with CPU [W]

    Item wanted: Any working AMD motherboard with CPU - AM2 or newer Is packaging essential: No Desired age and condition: Any as long as it works Location: Anywhere Willing to accept a shipped item: I am willing to pay for shipping, preferable Aramex store-to-door Reason : I have an old dual core...