Category Archives: i5

Unexpected system crashes and red screen of death (RSOD)

Having recently upgraded my system I kept finding that my computer would unexpectedly restart, games would crash out and after playing almost any game for 15-30 minutes I would get a Red Screen along with buzzing and then the computer would restart.

As with any issue the route cause and resolution might be different for you … Continue Reading ››

Laptop Comparison (2015)

Laptop/Notebook Model Processor Processor Clock Speed Processor Cores Processor Cache Dedicated Graphics Dedicated Graphics Memory
HP Beats Special Edition 15-p058na AMD A8-5545M APU with Radeon HD 8510G Graphics 1.7GHz / 2.7GHz Turbo 4 CPU 4MB None None
HP 15-g022na AMD A8-6410 APU with Radeon R5 Graphics 2.0GHz / 2.4GHz Turbo 4 … Continue Reading ››

Verify the Health and Operation of your Intel® Processor with the Intel® Processor Diagnostic Tool

A 32 and 64 bit version of the IPDT or Intel Processor Diagnostic Tool can be downloaded from here: http://www.intel.com/support/processors/sb/CS-031726.htm

You can also see a video on how to use it here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tpPOqh_Bq78

You can use the diagnostic tool to test the various features of your Intel Processor and perform a stress test to ensure that it is … Continue Reading ››

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