9700K

Forum discussion tagged with 9700K.
  1. M

    Question ryzen 5800x heavy falloff in performance when running multiple python codes

    I have 2 PC's, one is using ryzen 5800x and the other i7 9700k. Otherwise the specs are very similar. (GPU both 2080ti and RAM, storage, motherboard are similar tiers) I have a python code that runs at a speed of about 1100 loops per minute on my ryzen 5800x, when the code is running alone...
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    Question 8700k died after professional delidding

    I wanted go get my CPU delidded after temps started to peak at 99C while gaming, stayed above 80C. I blamed it on the AIO liquid cooler first, got that replaced. But temps stayed high above 90C. I got the delidding done professionally. After I received my CPU back, temps dropped to 61C under...
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    Question 9700k CPU temp instantly jumps to 100 C when under 100% load

    Cooler: H115i RGB pro XT Ram: 32GB 3000Mhz CL15 Motherboard: ASUS Maximus Hero X Wifi GPU:6800 XT 9700k is Brand new. (8700k died last week) Temps: View: https://imgur.com/a/dcbjUI6 Everything is at stock settings except XMP profile for RAM is selected and ASUS Multicore enhancement is off...
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    [SOLVED] Upgraded from i5-8600k to i7-9700k and I've got a bunch of instabillity issues with games.

    Hello Everyone, I thought upgrading a CPU was supposed to be smooth and clean sailing, no format required etc and while that's true for the most part, there has been a few issues I encountered with my upgrade. First of, here is my RIG: CPU: i7 9700k CPU Cooler: Dark Rock Pro 4 with MX-4...
  5. MrSix18

    Question 9700k + 2080 Super Low Benchmarks everywhere

    before i start ive completely bashed my head off the wall im not sure how many times.. im literally at my wits end and about to give the neighbors my PC costing them nothing but a new front window...sooo here we go first off specs... i7-9700k @ 5.0 Ghz, EVGA 2080 Super XC Ultra OC'd, 32 GB...
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    Question New cpu wont work but old one does work

    I NEED HELPP, I upgraded from a 6700k to a 9700k, put in the 9700k and my pc turned on for a second, red cpu light on, turned off, switched back to my 6700k and it worked fine, I assumed it was the cpu so I went to replace it today, they gave me a new one, and the exact same problem, I know...
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    [SOLVED] Overclocking 9700K and GigabyteZ390 Pro

    Hi all, First post, I'm using a Gigabyte Z390 with an 9700K(f) I have been reading up on stuff, guides etc, but i have one problem. I can overclock on auto my 9700K to 4.9, with corev to auto in the MOBO, but it is quite hot, even though the coooling on it is quite good :). CPUZ shows 1.4 v...
  8. pcgamer_4123

    [SOLVED] Noctua nh-u12S and 9700k - temps seem too high

    Hi all, I've recently installed a Noctua NH-U12S chromax on my 9700k, and under prime95 small FFTs I seem to be getting unusually high temps - like 96-97 within 5 minutes @ 4.6ghz (stock). The fan under load hovers around 1,500 RPM. Is this normal? I would have expected somewhere in the...
  9. Morning4231

    [SOLVED] i7-9700k White stuff on back side

    So I have been experiencing variety of issues with my pc. Built a new one in April. Today my new mobo arrived and when I took out the cpu I saw this stuff on the backside. I dont think it's the paste since none if the sides have any on them. Any idea what this is? Do I need to rma View...
  10. Emma92

    [SOLVED] i7 9700k, are this temps right?

    I saw on different forums some people calming that their 9700k runs iddle 30c and gaming 50c with different air cooling/corsair water cooling...... at 5.0ghz I have it running with a H100i and the results are the followings: OC 5.0 1.325V iddle 44 gaming 64-71 stress 70-82 Non OC iddle 38...
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    [SOLVED] What build would you choose (RTX 2080 / Ryzen 3700X vs RTX 2070 / 9700K)

    I'm building a gaming PC for one of my friends his budget is $1500. Originally I was going to go the RTX 2080 and Ryzen 3700X route. However, he does a lot of video editing and streaming and brought up to me that he would prefer having a i7. My question is what would be a better experience a...
  12. M

    Question endless reboot cycle at 5GHz

    Specs: CPU: 9700k mobo: Z390 AORUS PRO bios version: F12d cooler: Kraken x62 stress test used: Prime95 (Small FFTs) I have never been able to reach a stable clock of 5GHz. I received the board yesterday and spent an hour or so on the F11 bios trying to reach a stable 5GHz with any voltage up...
  13. CuteDagger

    [SOLVED] is it good to buy i7 9700k now?

    my i5 9400f is not working for streaming ( i know i should have bought ryzen ) but i didnt :), so i play overwatch and my avg fps is about 120 fps ( 90-110 if i have discord on ) even though im not streaming yet, and so i want to fix this problem but the cost on the 9700k is too much should i...
  14. Bjzor

    [SOLVED] i9700k - 5ghz tuning help request

    Hi all, I'd like to ask for your expertise to tune my overclock settings, I am only using the PC for gaming and to stream (+10% CPU usage) with it which I am trying to optimize for. I have watched the youtube guide and managed to set as per below. Spec: i7 9700k Asus TUF Z390M-Pro Gaming...
  15. aledenadaiifx

    [SOLVED] GBP for dual monitor 2560x1440

    Hi guys, recently I decided to build another custom pc and I was wondering which GPU I should choose in order to run games smoothly on a dual monitor setup. As for the monitors I would go for the dell P2418D, CPU will be a intel i7-9700K. I mostly use my pc for Photoshop, Heavy premiere pro...
  16. Emma92

    [SOLVED] 9700K OC @ 5.0 and AVX issue: clock speeds up and down all the time

    I have OCd a 9700K to 5Ghz (AIO H100) with and without AVX, this are the best stable settings I could get. Without AVX; 1.31v LLC 6 With AVX -2: 1.34v LLC 6 (Max LLC is 7) With AVX I could not pass the stress test...but I do not care since I just use the PC to play games, and now I can play...
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    [SOLVED] Upgrade from 9600k to 9700k

    Hi there, Was wondering if it is worth upgrading from an i5 9600k to the i7 9700k? I mostly use it for gaming and some video editing. This is paired up with an RTX 2080.
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    Question Corsair One Elite CPU upgrade?

    I recently purchased a Corsair One Elite, running the 8700K. I have also had an offer for a very very reasonably priced 9700K, so reasonably priced that I would be able to sell the 8700K, used and be in profit so I very intrestd in possibly switching out the 8700K to the 9700K, enjoying the...
  19. Lobster_Clawz

    Question ASRock Z390M Pro4 garbage vrm heatsink

    Well guys I messed up and jumped on a quick deal with Newegg for a 9700k ASRock Z390M pro 4 motherboard combo without doing any research. I knew the board was low end and is only meant to hold me over a few months until I buy a high end board but I had no idea the VRM heatsink was so terrible...
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    Question If voltage doesn't drop at idle with adaptive offset, then might as well use (better) manual voltage?

    Hi, my adaptive offset voltages stick to around 1.2V at idle, according to to my board's VR VOUT readings. With that in mind, I might as well just use a manual voltage setting, because I can potentially get a stable overclock with a lower voltage and better CPU temps, right? The only reason I...
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    Question Windows refuses to boot with both ram sticks in

    i7 9700k -- Gigabyte Z390 Aorus Master -- Corsair Vengeance Pro RGB 2x8GB 3600MHz -- EVGA GTX 1070 ACX 3.0 SC -- Gigabyte G750H PSU -- WD Black 500gb NVMe M.2 SSD Issue: I just put together my new setup over the weekend, new mobo, cpu, ram, psu and boot drive (NVMe M.2 SSD). Unfortunately, I...
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    [SOLVED] Games and ONLY games are crashing to desktop and BSOD

    Games, specifically high end ones that are getting my gpu working, but not completely pinned so around 50% usage on an RTX 2080. Easy games like unmodded minecraft or 2d are no issue at all. The issue is ESPECIALLY present in VR titles as they work my computer the most. I have a 9700K, RTX2080...
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    Question PC restarts on Balanced power plan

    Hi, Recently I saw that when I'm using a Balanced Power Plan my PC restarts by itself when idle. There is no blue screen, no crash information - it looks like it is just loosing power and that's why it is restarting. It is nor happening when gaming/browsing internet and it is not occuring in...
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    Question i7 9700k with msi 1660 ti gaming x

    Main purpose content creation. does this combination bottleneck? other option: ryzen 3700x but confused about thermal issues. ram: Corsair Vengeance RGB Pro 8GB DDR4 3200MHz x2 mobo: MSI MPG Z390 Gaming Plus CPU cooler: cryorig h7 quad Lumi power supply: Antec High Current Gamer Gold Series...
  25. AwAkEn-

    Question I7-9700k at 100% CPU Usage In games

    Hello, I recently built my new pc: CPU: Intel Core i9-9700k Graphics Card: EVGA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti XC GAMING Motherboard: ASUS Prime Z390-A RAM:G.Skill Trident Z RGB 32 GB DDR4-3000 PSU:Corsair CXM 750 W I’ve been streaming on twitch, I also would like to note that I OC my cpu to 5.0 GHz, and...
  26. FaithOnHuman

    Question CPU FAN vs CPU OPT

    hey, i was having an issue with my 9700K and 212Evo, in small tasks the temps of 9700k is around 50-55C, i checked the bios and the cpu fan is mistakenly connected to cpu opt... maybe that's the reason i get those temps? Any ideas? FYI. I know the temps are ok, I am just an obsessed freak ♥
  27. FaithOnHuman

    [SOLVED] Confused: In load CPU runs Cooler?

    Hey, I am sooo confused! I have a 9700k on a Gigabyte Aorus Motherboard, cooled by a 212 Evo. When I am browsing the web the temps are quite high 50-55C, in full load AIDA64 the temps went up to 70-78C. In regular loads e.g. editing, or in after effects the temps are about 45-50. HOW is this...
  28. M

    [SOLVED] Pc freezes few minutes after bios

    I built a new pc and it freezes few minutes into booting, when installing windows 10 from usb, it usually freezes at «getting files ready for installation» but when im chilling in BIOS no freezes occur, so im curious what could be the problem? I already tried the psu (read online it could be at...
  29. Leoplate25

    [SOLVED] H100i v2 and 9900KF?

    Hi, i have a Corsair H100i v2 and i think i'm going to buy a 9900KF; do you think that the cooler will be enough to run this CPU at stock clocks or should i go for a 280mm radiator? I need a CPU that last for at least 3-4 years, i live in Argentina and the prices are really high (1 dollar = 55...
  30. Ninjakyo

    Question Core i7 9700k vs deepcool gammaxx 400 or GTE

    Hi guys. I'm going to upgrade my PC and i'm going to pick i7 9700k as my CPU. But my concern is about the CPU cooling. I would like a budget cooling which can work well along with the 9700k. No need to be RBG or fancy. Could you guys give some recommendations for a budget cpu cooling? I see...
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    [SOLVED] i7 9700k + 2080 ti and low fps

    Hello there everyone. That's my first time posting here and i'm a bit frustrated with my performance of my recent made system (1 week). Well my specs are: i7 9700k (stock) Asus Rog strix 2080 ti oc (stock) Asus z390-e gaming Seasonic 750w Gold psu 32 gb RAM trident CL14 3200 MHz nzxt x52 case...
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    [SOLVED] New Z390 not working

    Hello, me and my friend was upgrading his old computer with a new motherboard, cpu (with cooler) and RAM. Specs: Corsair RM850i MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON Intel Core i7-9700K with Corsair Hydro H100i PRO cooler HyperX Fury DDR4 3200MHz 32GB MSI GeForce GTX 1070 Armor OC The problem...
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    Question Switch CPU, PC WONT BOOT

    I switched from a i5-7600k to a i7-9700k. I put the 9700k in and cleared cmos, but the pc just bricked. I put the i5-7600k and clear the cmos and it starts up like nothings happened. Ideas? Edit: my motherboard is a asus z270h
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    Question ROG Z390-F Build Issues

    Hi guys, just finished putting together a new system for a friend. Asus ROG z390-f, i7 9700k, 16gb corsair vengeance rgb, msi rtx 2070 super, nzxt kraken cooler, nzxt h700i case, 128gb intel nvme, 2tb mech drive powered by a corsair rm750x with cablemod modular sleeved extensions. Also using...
  35. M

    Question PC freezing on splash screen

    Just done a brand new build with i7 9700k, 2080ti x trio, aorus pro z390, ml240p mirage, 2x8gb corsair lp 3000mhz ram, aero cool 750 watt semi modular psu. Upgraded from my previous amd based system and just brought the 240gb Sandisk ssd with my os etc on it and 500gb wd blue ssd over and now...
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    [SOLVED] Bad i7-9700k/1080 Results

    Hello all! I recently upgraded my PC with some new parts and I was comparing some results with other runs (firestrike) and I have come to the conclusion that my PC is not preforming like others. I will have a link to my run and can someone please give me there insight on what could possibly be...
  37. Question VRM Temp spike to 124c

    Hey guys! I have an overclocked i7 9700k at 5ghz. I was running an AIDA64 stability test and my VRM temp spiked way up to 124c, along with some power and current spikes. I realize that this is probably my high LLC setting (level 6), but it seems like that is a pretty high spike. Is this normal...
  38. Robby Shorts

    [SOLVED] Need help finding good cooler for a i7-9700K

    Hi all, I'm most likely going to get a 9700K pretty soon and I think I need to upgrade my current CPU cooler (hyper 212 evo) to something that cools my CPU down much better. I've heard that some really good CPU coolers out there include the Noctua NH-D15, be quiet! Dark Rock Pro 4 and etc. Only...
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    Question Need advice Re: GPU/CPU upgrade

    Hi all, I'm currently running a 1080, 6700K @ 4.5Ghz, 16Gb of ram, and a 650W PSU. I think that's all that's relevant for the moment, but if I'm missing anything, do let me know. I have it in my budget for later this year to upgrade my PC, and would like top achieve the best performance I can...
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    [SOLVED] 3700x vs 9700k for rtx 2070super

    Hello good people, I'm building a new computer, and with the new ryzen launch, choosing a cpu is being a nightmare. I've seen dozens of benchmarks, but since all of them use a 2080ti, it's hard to tell how they will behave paired up with a 2070 super. All these benchmarks show the i7...