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    Question Intel 8600K doesn't hold overclock speed under load ?

    Looking for a little help here. I built my PC about 3 years ago and have never been able to hold a stable overclock on it. I'm still pretty new at this, so I just used my motherboard's built in overclock profile. I chose a modest 4.4 GHz overclock. The issue is, under load (I used Prime 95 to...
  2. Saikol

    Question GPU Upgrade - low performance

    I just switched from gtx 960 4gb to rtx 3080 and i am not getting as much performance as i see on various videos on the internet. For example in Horizon Zero Dawn on high (not very high) preset and 1920x1080 resolution I'm getting average of 89 fps during benchmark. With much stuttering and...
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    Question Will the i5 8600k bottleneck a 3070/3080 at 1080p 60hz?

    I'm planning on buying the new 3070 or 3080 for 1080p 60fps gaming (currently owning a 1060 6gb) . I just wanna play fps games and everything else (cyberpunk and new titles) at max settings but maybe the 3080 might be an overkill for those settings and maybe chaning monitor in 2-3 years. My...
  4. MattPunz

    [SOLVED] Will my 8600k bottleneck a 2080 Super?

    I was thinking of upgrading to a 2080 Super and was wondering if I needed a cpu upgrade due to bottlneck. Also would I need more than 16gb to go with the 2080 super?? Thanks
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    [SOLVED] i5 8600k @5Ghz with an RTX 2070 Super (Bottleneck)?

    I am thinking about upgrading from my ASUS GTX 1070 Dual to an RTX 2070 Super. After recently improving my aftermarket CPU cooler, I am now able to run demanding games comfortably at 5Ghz with my current setup. I just feel that the GTX 1070 is starting to struggle with certain newer games...
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    Question Dreadful Performance After System Upgrade

    Hi guys, I recently upgraded my CPU, Motherboard and RAM. Now I seem to experience constant lag with some of the symptoms including: Whenever I hover over icons on my desktop there's a delay before the icon is highlighted. My games have been rendered unplayable as I am experiencing much lower...
  7. Foksrad

    [SOLVED] How much can I overclock my CPU (i5 8600K)

    Hello, I want to overclock my CPU but I'm not an expert in this field. My case has two fans (one in front and one in back) and I don't want my PC to overheat. My PC specs are : MB : Asus Prime z390-p CPU : Intel i5 8600K CPU Cooler : Arctic Cooling Freezer 13 Pro RAM : G. Skill Rampage V 32GB...
  8. Ashraf546

    [SOLVED] Is this cheapest Cooler performanceable? Raidmax Tornado RC240mm ARGB liquid cooler

    The Raidmax Tornado 240mm ARGB liquid cooler is so cheap in here at What actually is the performance of this AIO? I've looked up to this over google this. Raidmax doesn't even have got 1k...