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    Gigabyte GA-Z170X-UD5 vs ASRock Z170 Extreme6

    Of these two boards, which would you pick and why? The intended use will be a Plex server running Linux and powered up 24x7.
  2. Aircoookie

    Gigabyte H77-D3H boot loop

    Hello guys, after 3 years it appears that my old 2nd system has suddenly stopped working. When I turn it on, the fans will spin on for 5 seconds, no display out , then the system turns off again. It then automatically restarts 2 seconds later and this continues onwards. Every other time it will...
  3. Napoleon

    Gigabyte G1 Gamings Z97X Gaming 7 - thoughts?

    A friend of mine and I just bought an MSI Z97 Gaming 5 motherboard that is DOA (boot code D0 or 00, not good). We were rather disappointed as our whole weekend was centered around building/testing this computer. We ended up ordering a new Gigabyte G1 Gamings Z97X Gaming 7 motherboard and have a...
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    FS: Gigabyte GTX 980ti G1 Gaming

    Great card. It's served me well but I want better vr support the new generation will provide. Card has been kept dust free in a constant 21c environment and has not been overclocked. Comes with original box and materials. Asking 450 shipped continental united states EDIT: Sold...
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    Turn on GPU before Mainboard?

    Hi there, I have a doubt. Can I give 12v to a GPU (turn it on) before I turn on the mainboard? I have a Gigabyte 7970, and a MSI Z77A-GD55, I also have a generic "500 Watt" PSU to supply the mainboard, and a HP DPS-1200FB PSU; I'm wondering if I can use it to supply only the GPU. Assuming...
  6. FrgMstr

    GIGABYTE Z170X Gaming 6 LGA 1151 Motherboard Review @ [H]

    GIGABYTE Z170X Gaming 6 LGA 1151 Motherboard Review - GIGABYTE is back with its $165 Z170X Gaming 6 motherboard today. It’s a full featured motherboard that won’t break the bank and has a lot to offer. While many enthusiasts need what is considered high end, there are a lot of enthusiasts just...
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    New Gigabyte motherboard, can't load drivers, USB sticks not recognized in windows

    I just bought and installed a new Gigabyte Gaming 3 with an i5-6600K. I was coming from an AMD board/CPU so I did a sysprep in my Windows 7 install to clear out drivers right before installing the board. Windows 7 booted right up without needing a fresh install (thank goodness). A couple drivers...
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    Gigabyte X58A-UD3R Endless Reboot Loop - LGA1366

    Hi Hardforum- It's been a long time since I've been on here. I decided to resurrect a water cooling project from years ago and try my hand at OC'ing my i7 950: Specs: CPU: i7 950 MOBO: Gigabyte X58A-Ud3r Rev 2 latest bios FH Ram: 3x2gb Supertalent 8-8-8-24 DDR2000 PSU: Corsair 750tx Vid card...
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    Gigabyte Brix Pro issue.

    So just got my Brix Pro i7 yesterday. I installed the following: -Kingston HyperX 2x8gb DDR3L -Samsung SSD 850 EVO mSATA 250gb SATA 3 -Hitachi 1TB 7200 rpm SATA 3 HDD. -USB keyboard and mouse -connected via HDMI to a 32" HDTV I have a Windows 7 Pro bootable USB ready to installed, but when...