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Q: Replacement Computer

OK I got a new Lenovo Yoga 900 80MK0010US model. They replaced it and the replacement has issues so they are willing to replace with model 80UE003AUS.

Since I'm not a tech person and this was just a gift from someone who bought me the laptop.
I am told replacement is better than what I have.

Here is differences that I see on spec sheets:
Processor from I7-6500U (2C, 2.5/3.1GHz, 4MB, 1600 MHz) To I7-6560U (2C, 2.2/3.2GHz, 4MB, 1866MHZ)

Storage from 512GB SATA SSD To 512GB PCIe SSD.

Nothing else different.

While my sons do gaming, we just use windows based products and quickbooks. Im sure its fine just want to make sure it is better

Thanks

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A: Replacement Computer

It does appear the new notebook is nicer - at least on paper. The normal CPU speed is a bit slower, but when tasked, it will boost to a higher "turbo" speed - though .1GHz is not likely to be noticeable. The RAM is faster though not sure that will be noticeable either. Generally more RAM gives a bigger bang than faster RAM. PCIe SSDs do tend to offer faster performance than SATA SSDs. But SATA SSDs are already extremely fast - especially compared to even the fastest hard drives. So again, not sure you would notice the differences. Altogether, however, on some tasks, there may be a noticeable performance gain. But still, whoever told you the replacement is better was telling the truth.

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A:Looking for a replacement PSU and computer case

Excellent picks. Both of them should do fine for all your future upgrades.
 

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A:Computer Replacement, help me choose.

Get a refund and a build a better PC - that graphics card is rubbish and laptops have bigger hard drives. What about the PSU? Is it 80+ Certified Bronze? As for the motherboard it might be propietrary - stick with name brands like Gigabyte.

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A:Choosing a replacement computer system

Hi,
As you're in the UK, may I suggest Which? as a good source of reliable unbiased reviews to supplement comments from TSG members?
In case you don't know about Which? (quote) " ... we are now the largest consumer body in the UK, with over 617,000 members that subscribe to our magazine, and over 254,000 online subscribers* - and this is constantly growing." http://www.which.co.uk/about-which/who-we-are/overview/

If you want to read individual product reviews there's a one-off charge of £1 per review.
Laptop reviews http://www.which.co.uk/technology/computing/reviews/laptops/
All in one PC reviews http://www.which.co.uk/technology/computing/reviews/all-in-one-pcs/

This page though is free & rates desktop brands http://www.which.co.uk/technology/computing/reviews-ns/desktop-pcs/best-buys/

I've no connection to Which? I'm just suggesting a source of info.

Hope this helps?
 

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A:Replacement components for a computer that does not POST

Take it to a respected computer repair shop, and find out exactly which component is failing. It might cost you $60 -$90, but will save you money in the long run.
 

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http://www.tigerdirect.com/applications/SearchTools/item-details.asp?EdpNo=4459418&CatId=3495

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Anyone? No sense? It's not like a genius question. Just kind of a "your opinion"
 

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A:Computer slow after power supply replacement...

You would have to ask them for a list of that which they did.

What brand, model, model # PC, or same information for the motherboard?

Computer specs would be helpful.

Which ;power supply was it: brand, model, model #, wattage? Same for now?

If you aren't happy, take it back & have them install a new power supply and politely insist that they demonstrate it to you before you accept it back.

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To start in safe mode, start > run
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OK
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OK
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Post your time logs here.

See #17 at http://forums.techguy.org/windows-xp/882028-my-update-problem-2.html for an example.

RF123
 

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A:replacement motherboard/processor - Computer not turning on

First of all, have you read the guide at the top of the forum for problem builds? If you follow ALL steps of the guide, you will find the cause of your problem.

Next I assume you did not just install the mb without checking that each standoff was in the correct position. One incorrect standoff and the board will short when you press the pw ON button.
 

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A:Replacement CD ?

Originally Posted by wwoods


OK...my loving son, just 15mins ago just decided to play with a "shiny thing" that happened to be my store bought copy of Vista64 Ultimate. It now has a great looking crack in it

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Why not create your own Vista O/S imaged disk with full windows backup? If the cracked disk still works create an ISO image of it and burn it to a dvd.

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A:Replacement CPU?

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https://forums.techguy.org/threads/replacement-cpu.575907/
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A:RAM replacement

Hi, Please use information on page 2 of the following document:         http://h10032.www1.hp.com/ctg/Manual/c04438537.pdf Yes, uou can use total 12GB. Manual also shows you how because it is accessible and RAM specs. More manuals:        http://support.hp.com/us-en/product/HP-Pavilion-15-Notebook-PC-series/6529948/model/6896295/manuals Regards.

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A:CPU Replacement

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A:Wi-Fi Replacement

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[Sorry for my bad English]


 

A:RAM replacement help.

It says on your motherboard supports DDR3 memory up to 1800MHz +
 

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A:Replacement HDD

Everyone does that.

If some ***** RMAs his perfectly OK drive because he can't plug the cables in right then you can't expect Maxtor to throw the thing away.

All companies fix trivial faults in their products and let them back into circulation. You should appreciate that Maxtor actually bothers to let you know.
 

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A:Replacement HD

Hi, No, I don't think a normal shop would do this. Regards.

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A:HDD Replacement

Hi, I can't see any problem with that. That is a good choice. Regards.

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A:Help with replacement of HDD

It should be a standard 2.5" laptop SATA HD 7200rpm

Seagate ST500LM021 500GB 7200 RPM 32MB Cache SATA 6.0Gb/s 2.5" Laptop Thin Hard Drive - Newegg.com

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Deep Freeze or Time Freeze

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A:PSU Replacement

The Bestec you are replacing is nothing special. This supply will be much better:
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16817371013
 

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A:Ram replacement

Is all of the RAM recognized by the motherboard and listed in the BIOS? Is all of the RAM listed in Windows System Properties?

Typically the RAM is recognized and works, or it doesn't. Try testing the RAM one at a time to verify they both work properly.
 

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I am not sure if you can do that but would like to know before i get into something i can not fix easily,thank you

A:new PC replacement

This is not a good idea. You will run into all kinds of problems - malware being the least concern. Drivers and activation will be your main problems. I assume your current OS is an OEM system.

A fresh system is always the way to go. And don't be afraid of Windows 8.1. It is a nice system. With a couple of days of training you will love it - fast, reliable and lots of nice features.

What are you looking for - laptop or desktop.

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A:Replacement Part

Hi, The processor fan should come with the processor. Probably you are talking about the system fan part number 646679-001 under Hardware kit section:      http://partsurfer.hp.com/Search.aspx?SearchText=F3D23AA    (Please bookmark the link for future referrences). You can find it from Amazon:      https://www.amazon.com/Sparepart-System-2500RMP-Pirates-646679-001/dp/B00H71AEL0 with photo:    https://www.amazon.com/HP-646679-001/dp/B00U33J1TU?ie=UTF8&*Version*=1&*entries*=0 Regards.

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A:Where can i find a replacement....

Hmmm...

The water inside of a pressurized can of air is actually alcohol, someone correct me if I'm wrong. That stuff evaporates to nothing, so as long as you don't try to turn on said device while it's still wet you'll be fine...

Seeing as how it doesn't work, someone prolly tried to turn it on while still wet (doh!)

Have you tried cleaning the lens?

Is the sony Vaio in question a laptop or desktop? If it's a desktop, any replacement drive will work. Try www.newegg.com for cheap cheap prices.

It may be harder to find a replacement away from Sony if it's a laptop.
 

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Sygate is still an excellent firewall. But at your request here are some freeware firewalls..Firewalls (Run only one.)Zone Alarm Free for Personal Use SyGate Personal Free Edition (I personally use)OutPost Firewall FreeKerio Free Personal Firewall

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A:Screen replacement

Hi, Please use part number for your computer on page 4-25 of the following manual to order from HP Stores (They may not stock it now) or elsewhere:    http://h10032.www1.hp.com/ctg/Manual/c01859666.pdf One example:  https://www.amazon.com/516296-001-Replacement-LAPTOP-Screen-Substitute/dp/B004OYHC8G The manual also shows you how to replace the screen. More manual:      http://support.hp.com/us-en/product/HP-Pavilion-dv7-Entertainment-Notebook-PC-series/4074368/model/4... Regards. 

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