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    PSU or Motherboard ?

    I have a problem with my PC: I was using it yesterday, then it just died out of the blue. The PSU made weird tapping sounds for a few weeks now. I've wanted to buy a new one anyway, because it's a cheapo 450W Huntkey that I got with the PC when I bought it 2nd hand in November, but I don't have...
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    [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...
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    Maximum System Memory on Motherboards

    I'd like to know if I'm misssing something on why do top spec & high end Intel motherboards support as much as 128G memory(Asus X99 Socket LGA2011-v3 ATX Motherboard (X99-E)) vs 32G limit on AMD based motherboards (Asus Sabertooth AMD 990FX Socket AM3+ ATX Motherboard). Because such limits...
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    Ordering parts from Amazon

    Hi Guys, I'm wanting to order some PC parts from Amazon. A motherboard, graphics card and tower case. Prices seems to be alot better then parts here. I've ordered some Crucial RAM before and it arrived so quickly and had no issues. It got here even before the Amazon tracking app said it was...
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    Where to get replacement motherboard for HP Micro Server Gen 7

    I have a HP Micro Server Gen 7 which needs a replacement motherboard. I think that it got struck by lightning or something. Sent it for inspection to HP dealer and the quote was almost R10 000 to repair! Does anyone know where I can buy a replacement motherboard for this as the rest of the...
  6. 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...
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    Where to buy GA-B75M-D3H motherboard?

    Hi I have a GA-B75M-D3H motherboard, and unfortunately it broke. My problem is as follows I can't seem to find any motherboards with the same socket(lga1155) as mine, and when I do manage to find one, it's to small to hold my graphics card. Do you guys know where I can find the same or a...
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
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    Samsung Motherboard / CPU Repair

    Hi All, I am looking for a company that is able to repair a Samsung Mini S3 Motherboard or CPU Pins. I had the phone in to a local repair shop and at Samsung but they are unable to fix the motherboard but only replace. According to the local repair shop, the CPU pins mightbeen damaged. I...
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    Syntech announces the launch of three new Z170 Gaming motherboards for Skylake CPUs

    Asus has launched a set of three new Republic of Gamers Maximus motherboards. These boards are optimized for the best gaming experience and have incorporated multiple performance-boosting overclocking technologies. Pro Gaming motherboards are designed for today’s modern value-conscious...
  12. MSI South Africa

    MSI Military Class V featuring Titanium Chokes

    Military Class 5 is the new standard in high quality components. The all new Titanium Choke can withstand even higher temperatures and is more efficient. Are you ready for overclocking with MSI Z170 Enthusiast GAMING motherboards? #ChooseYourDestiny
  13. Rouxenator

    ITX Cases , Motherboard+CPU, ATX Power Supply, GFX card [S]

    Instead of having multiple listing I am just going to combine a lot of stuff I need to get rid of in one post. Feel free to combine them for discount. Item name: MSI AM1i Mini-ITX Motherboard + AMD Athlon 5350 Quad Core CPU + 8GB Corsair DDR3-1333 Memory. Features a Radeon HD8400 GPU...
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    Help with PC building parts

    Good day everyone I would like you guys to please help me buying the right parts to build my pc. I am planning to make my pc UHD/4K. I am planning to let my PC have DDR4 My SSD is a PCi one, that is why it is so expensive. I would like you guys to please rate my pc out of 100, It...
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    Socket LGA775 Motherboard + DDR3

    Right So the world is full of socket LGA775 motherboards supporting DDR, DDR2, DDR2+DDR3, DDR3 ... but I am struggling to get my hands on a DDR3 variant in good old SA. Sent out an APB and so far the responses look like this: Nein Nein Nein...
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    Looking for Asus Motherboard pricelist (in Cape Town) -seems Asus is hard to find

    I'm a big Asus Motherboard fan (Intel) - yes I know there are other good brands. However I cant seem to find a single pricelist anywhere. I've phoned all the big shops in Cape Town e.g. Esquire and Computer Mania and even smaller places but everyone has a limited set of MB's available...
  17. Rouxenator

    Gigabyte Socket 775 board + Pentium 4 520 2.8ghz + 1GB PC3200 RAM [S]

    Item name: Gigabyte Socket 775 board + Pentium 4 520 2.8ghz + 1GB PC3200 RAM Supports LGA775 Intel® Pentium® 4 processors FSB800 with HT technology Dual Channel DDR 400 memory Integrated MirageTM Graphics engine Integrated Serial-ATA interface with RAID 0,1 function Integrated 6-channel...
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    Good day I have a problem and I wonder if someone can help me out. I have a MB800V-R Pentium 4 intel 845G/GE industrial motherboard, it only has ide ports and I purchased a pci to sata card. I need to install windows 2000 or xp on this pc. When I try to install windows on it, Windows does not...
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    Any socket 1366 Motherboard [W]

    Item wanted (be very descriptive): Any socket 1366 motherboard in good working order. Is packaging essential?: No, but would be a bonus. Desired age and condition: Any Location: Any Willing to accept a shipped item: Yes Let me know what you got and I'll see if if fits my needs. Thanks! :)
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    Firewall Motherboard

    Hi guys, I'm hoping someone will know where to look a bit better than I do for this. I'm currently trying to build a new firewall box and I need to find a motherboard with 4xPCI slots to handle all the interfaces I'll need. I'm having a bit of a hard time sourcing it locally. Ideally I'd...