Core i9

Forum discussion tagged with Core i9.
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    [SOLVED] M.2 running slow after CPU update

    Hi there, I have the Gigabyte Aorus Pro AX Z490 with the Intel i9 11900K processor that has just been upgraded from the i9 10900F. Since then, my SSD's have gone from 3000mpbs to about 890mbps. I have done the following; Re-installed windows Install correct drivers Boot is UEFI and...
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    Question 9900k stock vs oc?

    so based on the benchmarks by gamers nexus, the 9900k at stock versus a 5ghz overclock makes almost no difference in gaming, maybe 3-5 fps in certain games. So i decided to not overclock it, because why draw the extra power and heat for no benefit in gaming? My question is - what cooler would...
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    [SOLVED] Help with new build

    I'm building a new pc for gaming and general usage(multitasking too). The goal is to make a long lasting pc. So I'm not sure about some of the components. Those are components Im considering so far: GPU: MSI GeForce RTX 2070 SUPER Gaming X Trio 8GB GDDR6 CPU: Intel Core i9-9900K, 3.6GHz, 16 MB...
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    [SOLVED] CPU upgrade causing system freeze

    Hey there, So today I got a new Intel i9 9900k that is supposed to be replacing my current i5 9600k (upgrading because of hyperthreading). I installed the CPU and everything seemed to boot fine first time. After logging into windows, the whole system froze after about 15 seconds. I rebooted and...
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    Question Where do I find Intel’s Core i9-10980XE?

    I know it’s out there somewhere. I see tons of benchmarks using it and there are many people making videos about it. I’ve looked everywhere for it but I can’t seem to find a single 10980XE. Do we know when there will be a restock?
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    Question Where can you buy T series Core CPUs?

    I'd like to upgrade my current CPU to a Core i9 9900T so I can have 8 cores with 16 threads but also not break the bank. I remember there used to be 8700T's floating around on Ebay that were significantly cheaper than regular 8700's and 8700K's. But I can't find any 9700T's for sale anywhere...
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    Question Noctua nh-d15 or Dark rock pro 4 for Core i9 9900k

    Hey guys, I have recently purchased a Intel core i9 9900k and i am looking for an air cooler. After hours of mind numbing toil i have shortlisted 2 cpu coolers : 1. Noctua nh-d15 2. Dark rock pro 4 However i have not able to find a true comparison between them. Could you guys please...