9900k

Forum discussion tagged with 9900k.
  1. Molda_22

    [SOLVED] Are 9900k tempteratures really that extreme?

    I am building new system and i am curious if those extreme 9900k temps that people are talking about are really that crazy? Is it not possible to have reasonable temps with great air cooler and good amount of quality fans? I don't plan to overclock and if yes, then only slightly not anything...
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    [SOLVED] PC reboot while running prime95 (Z390 Aorus Master/9900k)

    Hi everybody, In short, I Overclocked my 9900k to 5ghz, the vCore was at 1.32. While running prime95 (blend) within the first 5 minutes the pc suddenly shut down and rebooted back into windows, no blue screen, simply a reboot. No surprise that it happened when the Blend test was at its "hot...
  3. Leoplate25

    Question i5-9600k to 9900k or Ryzen 3000?

    Hi, i have an i5-9600k on an ASUS Hero XI WiFi, 2x8gb Crucial, GTX 1070 Ti, BitFenix Whisper M 750w, Corsair H100i v2, 250gb Samsung EVO 840 SSD and 1tb Samsung EVO 860 SSD. Should i upgrade if i'm only playing games and browsing the web? Should i wait for Ryzen 4th gen or Intel's 10nm? I would...
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    Question Can 9900K get damaged from using MCE (Multi Core Enhancement)

    Hi everybody, I have 9900K with Z390 Aorus Master board. I am also equipped with Noctua NH-D15 cooler. With all the information about the (notorious) MCE setting in the bios, I couldn't find a definite conclusion. I know the majority of people prefer no to use it cause you can just dial a...
  5. Question 9900K Stock CPU Temp?

    So I took a screenshot of the temps with idle and under load playing a game are these temps ok for 9900K? i have the H115i Pro RGB.
  6. J

    Question Does anybody successfully run 64GB RAM with i9-9900K and Z390?

    Hi My old PC had 32GB, which was a bit tight for my taste, so I am looking for new box with 64 GB. I am looking through QVL for several boards from Asrock, Megabyte and Asus. They list very few 64 GB modules and all of them are out of stock (like F4-3000C14Q-64GTZ, F4-3000C15Q2-64GVR...
  7. weztmarch

    Question Need info on 9900K Direct Die Cooling with an AIO

    I have already decided to delid my 9900K because I am very close to thermal limits in Cinebench and stress tests. Rockit 89 is waiting for me in the next room. Beyond that fact, I have also placed an order for the Der8auer Direct Die guard, which is something I am not 100% certain about. In his...
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    Question Strange, inconsistent gaming behavior

    I recently built this workstation ~5 months ago, and since then I've been having some bizarre issues with certain games, which have been extremely difficult to effectively troubleshoot. Specs: Asus ROG Maximus XI Code motherboard Intel Core i9-9900K (Originally at 3.6 MHz, overclocked to...
  9. Birnes

    Question My 9900k overheats at stress tests. Is it safe to run'em?

    Hello. I'm running a system with an Intel i9 9900k and a Corsair h80i water-cooler. If I stress-test the CPU using aida64 it will immediately spike it's temperature to 95c (instead of slowly build up, it goes from 34c to 95c almost instantly). Is it safe to run the stress test? It reaches that...
  10. T

    Question Question about the i9-9900k clock speed Vs the 6700k

    So I know very little about the clock speed of CPU'S, I know that the 9900k runs at 3.6 and the 6700k at 4.0 Is the 9900k by default faster due to the extra cores and threads for gaming or does the 6700k get more of a boost due to the 4.0 speed. Also is it worth OC'ing to 5.0 or will I still...
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    Question Should I overclock my 9900k even if my RTX 2080 8GB Founders Edition GPU is too weak for it?

    Is there a point in overclocking my 9900k beyond stock speed because I have a RTX 2080 8GB Founders Edition GPU and the GPU is already bottlenecking the CPU? I wont see any FPS increase if I OC the CPU...
  12. Z

    Question This is my final BUILD! Please advice

    Hello guys. I did this build and tommorow first thing I will have to buy it. Please let me know if there are some parts that need to be changed for something better! Thanks CPU: 9900k COOLER: Noctua NH-D15 GPU: RTX 2080ti (MSI TRIO) RAM: G.Skill Trident Z 32GB DDR4-3200MHz MOBO: Gigabyte...
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    Question Post code 00: Looking for any possible help!

    Hi all, This is my first time posting on the Tom's forum, so I hope someone may be able to help me with this issue. For Christmas, I received all the components I needed to build an awesome new gaming and editing PC, here is my parts list: https://pcpartpicker.com/list/4mXZCb I immediately...
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    Question Intel 8700k or Intel 9900k Threadripper 1920x

    Hey guys i am but confuse in buying new system. I am a visual effects artist and currently i am working on software such The Foundry Nuke, Blackmagic Fusion, After Effects etc. which demands much of working on 2k and 4k files. Which processor you guys think should be best for my purpose? I am...
  15. McFee

    Question 9900k and 2666Mhz Ram. Should i buy new ram?

    I have a 5820k Oc'd to 4.5Ghz and looking to upgrade my CPU and MOBO. Looking to purchase a 9900k I'm on the fence if i should buy a new ram kit. I currently have a 16Gb kit (4x4GB) kingston Hyper X CL13. I see most builds today with 3200Mhz and ill be attempting some overclocking with the...
  16. corndog1836

    [SOLVED] Is my custom loop good enough for my new build with i9 9900k and 1080ti FTW3 ?

    I'd like to know if my cooling solution which I have my current system will be good enough for the 9900 k and my 1080ti and possibly be upgrading to 3080ti or whatever it's called when it comes out? Yes I will be overclocking? Proposed new build and will be keeping all other parts on my current...
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    Question New help on choosing Ram 2400Mhz 10C vs 3200Mhz 16c

    Hi! Just sold my old PC and building a new one from scratch, chose almost all parts but choice of RAM makes my head spin. My setup is going to be: i9-9900k, Z390 Asus MEG ACE, 1080 Seahawk. I've my eye on the following ram: Corsair Dominator Platinum (4x8gb) 2400Mhz, C10 Corsair Dominator...
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    Question I9 9900K issue or GTX 1080TI Issue?

    Hi everyone, I am very annoyed by this issue. I set windows and Nvidia to maximun preferred performance and its doing the same. I have this issue from the beginig that i installed my whole pc by myself: I9 9900K (Stock) GTX 1080TI (Stock) Aorus Master Z390 (Newest Bios) F8e 4 x 8GB Corsair...
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    Question P5 Chrome Build

    Hey guys, so it’s time I started a new build. Been over 10 years!!!! Going to post what I got and can use anyones two cents and constructive criticism or flat out jealousy or hatred lol bring it. Anything helps! P5 thermaltake case ( eventually wall mounted ) Asus Maximus XI Formula Intel CPU...
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    Question First Ever Gaming Build

    Hey Guys, I am building my first ever Gaming PC and have a lot of questions. Below are the components I have chosen. A couple of questions I have are, Will the i7-8700k bottleneck the GTX 1080ti or vice versa? I will be using a 1080p monitor and plan to upgrade to a 2K monitor later on. Should...