I5 8400

Forum discussion tagged with I5 8400.
  1. jbrighton

    Question Two different computers no longer booting after installing Corsair RAM kit (even with previous memory!)

    Two years ago I bought an Acer Aspire XC-885 with i5 8400 and 1x 8GB 2666MHz RAM after my previous system stopped working, as I was desperate to get a new computer asap after my old system (which was pretty outdated by then) had stopped working and I was unable to figure out the problem. Because...
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    Question Default Vcore setting not stable for i5 8400 with Turbo Boost ?

    Hello everyone, I am having a peculiar problem with a i5 8400 Coffee Lake cpu that I recently acquired from eBay. Upon installing the CPU the system booted normally, however Windows 10 install would crash within 1 or 2 minutes with either MACHINE_CHECK_EXCEPTION or the system would just...
  3. JojoErik

    Question I want to update my GPU and Rams

    Can i update my Gpu to MSI GeForce GTX 1660 SUPER VENTUS XS OC ?? my spec: CPU: Intel Core i5 8400 @ 2.80GHz RAM: 8GB 1197MhZ MOTHERBOARD: ASRock H310M-DGS GPU: NVIDIA GeForce GTX 1050 Ti (Palit) STORAGE: Toshiba hard...
  4. Josef_

    Question i5 8400 Z370 with 4000mhz RAM?

    I recently bought G.Skill Ripjaws V F4-4000C18D-16GVK (2x8gb) memory in anticipation of a CPU/mobo upgrade a while from now. The replaced memory sticks are 2400/2666 respectively. It says my CPU (i5 8400, Z370P D3 mobo) only supports a maximum of 2666mhz memory, so 4000mhz seems overkill and...
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    Question Will 2070 super bottleneck i5 8400?

    I planned on buying an rtx 2070 super paired to a 1440p resolution set to 144hz on any games from what I understand having your monitor set to 144hertz increases your frame rates but puts an impact on cpu or gpu usage. Therefore, I would like to know if it will bottleneck the specs listed below...
  6. callanrustad

    Question Upgrade Question For PC.

    Hi Everyone! I have $350 budget for upgrades on my build... what would you suggest i get. I am a video editor (using premiere and after effects) and currently my build has an i5-8400 stock cooler GTX 1060, 16gb DDR4 2666mhz (I know kinda slow), 500gb ssd, 1tb ssd, 2tb hdd. I have a pretty cheap...
  7. [SOLVED] Why is my cpu temp so high?

    I have noticed my cpu running at 80-98° and my windows will start warning me. Load is low and I'm pretty sure 64° is too high to be just running google chrome with just 2 tabs. I had just reformat my pc to make sure there are no viruses and when I run games thats when the temp spikes up to 98°...
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    Question CPU not meeting standards

    My CPU has pretty much always struggled at keeping up with games. Everything will run fine and smooth, good temps, good usage percentages, but the moment I start up any game i'm being throttled at 100%. Now I just assumed my CPU was just low end by now and maybe I should upgrade, Ill watch some...
  9. Elixs

    [SOLVED] RTX 2060 or RTX 2070

    I had a RTX 2070 and it stopped working. Red Dead Redemption 2 will release in a week and I really want to play it since day 1 on PC. Should I buy a RTX 2060 or a RTX 2070? I game on a 1440p monitor with a i5-8400 and 2x8GB RAM. I want to play games on Ultra with more than 60 fps (Anti aliasing...
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    [SOLVED] Please help PC

    Sup everyone! Please share your thoughts om my build what I’ve chosen so far: Motherboard: Gigabyte B360M-HDV PSU: Corsair TX650M Semi 650W Gold+ RAM: 2x8gb 2666 MHz Corsair Vengeance LPC Case: Corsair Spec Delta 1tb + 240gb SSD And I can’t decide between: I7 8700 + 2060 Super or i5 8400 +...
  11. amir.bisk

    [SOLVED] Which ram speed for i5 8400?

    Hi folks Im going to buy i5 8400 with TUF h370 and 1060 O6gb I haven't decided on ram yet. some guys telling me that I had better buy 2x8gb Hyperx 3000mhz cl15. the speed will reduce to 2133. Should I change it to 2666 or let it runs at 2133? or is it better to buy 2x8 gb 2666 rams? I just want...
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    Question Worth upgrate from i7 4790 to i5 8400 or ryzen 5 2600?

    I want to upgrade my system but i am not sure that worth it. My system specs: Asus Mobo H81 chipset CPU i7 4790 GPU MSI ARMOR 1660Ti 12 GB ddr 3 at 1600 Mhz PSU Seasonic 650 W I am thinking to update it to i5 8400 or ryzen5 2600 with 16 GB ddr4 I also can sell my current i7 4790 and go with...
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    Question Thermal Paste and aftermarket cooler for i5 8400?

    I bought an i5 8400 back when it was first released. Since then i have been having heating issues with cpu temp going to 90 degrees Celsius and above. After turning off the turbo boost from bios resolved the issue. I think it could be improper installation and it had preapplied thermal paste on...
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    Question I5-8500 temp confuse me

    Hello everyone, Its been around 5 months and i build my first pc, i got i5 8500 with h310m-k ( i know not the best mobo but that all i could affort at the time, im planing to change it), i was checking my cpu temp and they all look fine for example my idle is around 33-35 c but when i start...
  15. rcheulishvil

    Question I'm planning upgrading my CPU

    Hi guys! So I have i3 8100, and I'm planning upgrading to i5 8400. But is it worth it? I mean will I see difference? In most of modern games i get 50 fps. Ubisot games like AC and Watch dogs 45-50. I was told those games were demanding more cpu and upgrade would fix it. but will it? Or should I...
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    [SOLVED] rtx 2060 vs 1660ti?

    which one is better for a 1080p monitor? i curently have the 1050ti , but games like assassin's creed odyssey , shadow of tomb raider run on 40-50 fps , and i want an upgrade. My current setup : cpu :i5 8400 GPU : 1050ti 4gb RAM : 8gb
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    [SOLVED] CPU/GPU/Motherboard Upgrade

    Hi, I recently decided to upgrade my old GPU/CPU to a GTX 1060 6GB and an i5-8400. I did consider a Ryzen 5 2600X too but as my motherboard is stuck at AM3+ socket CPUs I guess I couldn't get any better than what I currently have. Long story short, I need to upgrade my motherboard to get a new...
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    Question stuttering in games with dips in frame rate

    my rig is like 1yo .it has following parts: cpu:i5 8400 motherboard : msi b360m mortar ram: huperx fury 2666 4x4gb gpu:msi gtx 1070 gaming x psu: corsair cx600 (green) hard drives:total 4tb WINDOWS 10 64BIT gameplay goes fine untill suddenly I get a lag spike which my fps goes 0 clean windows...
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    Question PC Suffered a Power Surge - New Build -Assistance appreciated

    So heres the short story. A few weeks ago my pc suffered a power surge. I bought a new power supply but it stil didn't work. I took it to a repair shop to get the problem diagnosed and the components tested. The diagnosis was as follows: CPU - Untested (he didn't have a suitable motherboard)...
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    [SOLVED] Will this bulid be okey?

    Hello im making a gaming pc for the first time and i wonder if this build will be ok mobo: GIGABYTE B360M DS3H cpu: Intel Core i5 8400 BOX 2.8GHz LGA1151 Coffee Lake ram: G.Skill AEGIS 8GB (2x4GB) DDR4 F4-2400C15D-8GIS gpu:ASUS GeForce GTX 1050 Ti Cerberus OC, 4GB GDDR5, PCI-E 3.0 hdd:TOSHIBA...