i5 8600k

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    Question Help! Games Stuttering/Crashing on RTX 3060 with i5 8600k.

    Recently I've been experiencing stutters and crashes while gaming, I upgraded from GTX 1050ti to RTX 3060, and I used DDU to uninstall any instances of previous GPU drivers and freshly install new GPU drivers. Firstly I thought that maybe games were on my HDD and that's why they must be...
  2. shadowcat777

    [SOLVED] i5 8600k and rtx 3070

    I am planning to get a RTX 3070 with my i5 8600k cpu. I have overclocked it to 5ghz at 1.415v Is this a good combo or would it bottleneck my CPU?
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    [SOLVED] Bad psu?

    So I've been having crashes after about 10 minutes in any of my games, or in some cases they don't even open at all. I also had my ssd die the other week for no particular reason. I did some reading and apparently really the only way that can happen is due to a bad psu. My. specs are: GPU: RTX...
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    Question Call Of Duty Warzone - Lowering my CPU frequency.

    Hey guys, Random question here, So yesterday I installed a new motherboard on my computer (MSI z390 Carbon Gaming) and it seems to be running better than ever, I have an overclock of 4.7ghz on my i5 8600k @1.280v, it runs flawlessly on every game and seemed to be perfect, so today I sat down...
  5. Huntertt101

    [SOLVED] Performance Decrease After Installing Old GPU

    I'm not a big computer guy, just a casual gamer, and I built a computer in 2018 using an i5-8600K and no graphics card since most of what I wanted to play was LoL since I have multiple consoles already and anticipated that I'd buy a GPU later whenever some prices drop, but it's been holding up...
  6. DamianDoesNotKnowTech

    [SOLVED] I5 8600-K Voltages Overclock

    Hello, I have overclock my CPU (i5-8600k) using this as my guide: View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EQ15NW1qaxs&t=1756s MOB: Asus Prime Z370-A I overclock using bios and the recommended voltages for 5gz was around 1.290-1.340. I tryed 5ghz on automatic voltages but that where way to...
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    Question Upgraded from i5 8600k to i7 9700k, 9700k won't work HELP

    I bought a i7 9700k for my computer yesterday and when I put it in I get 5 short beeps and the computer reboots. My old cpu is a i5 8600k and it worked just fine when I put it back in. I tried removing all ram, 1 stick at a time, every ram slot, reseating the cpu 4-5 times, reseting the cmos...
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    Question i5 8600K IDLE Temperature

    Hello guys, I recently upgraded my motherboard and AIO (specs below). After installation, my CPU temperature did not improve and it got about 4-5 Celsius higher. I checked fan speeds, they are performing fine and I recently dusted out the system. I plugged the AIO Pump into the Pump header...
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    Question CPU clocks oscillate between few MHz

    Hello! I've got my i5 8600k clocked @ 4,5GHz, 1.2v; never had any issues. However, as I've recently noticed, my CPU clocks tends to oscillate between 4.498MHz and 4.502MHz, rather than staying fixed at 4.5GHz. Is that normal, or is it something that I should look into? EDIT: SpeedStep is...
  10. beepadyboopady

    [SOLVED] i5-8600k Overclocked temps

    As a first time builder, I was curious about the temps which my overclocked i5-8600k is running. I have overclocked it to 4800MHz and 1.25v. I could have pushed it further but wanted it to live for a little bit longer. Temps: Idle - 35°C Internet browsing (YouTube) - 43 - 51°C Gaming - 58 -...
  11. shahriarazizaakash

    [SOLVED] i5 8600K High Temps | 120 AIO Push Pull | Cinebench R15 Benchmark | Cinebench R20 Benchmark

    I have built my first gaming rig about 8 months ago with an i5 8600K on an Asus ROG Strix Z370-E Gaming Motherboard with a 120 AIO from cooler master. Note that I have tried a complete stock use of the cpu @3.6 GHz and the temps are shockingly same for stock and my AI tweaked boost of 4.3 GHz...
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    Question i5 8600k vs i5 9400f vs ryzen 5 2600 vs ryzen 7 2700 vs i7 8700k for premier pro

    hi, i m going to build a pc for video editing in adobe premiere pro and doing little bit of after effect, gaming is not my priority and i will be not doing that(except for some time) i have narrow down some parts for my build but stuck with processor as a result motherboard and gpu is also not...
  13. pc-freak

    [SOLVED] PC does not boot and display certain colors.

    Hi, I was playing a game when my screen started showing random green dots. PC shortly after completely froze. I restarted the PC thinking it was a windows error. The PC could not boot into windows, it kept trying to scan disks for errors. I managed to enter the bios but the colors are all messed...
  14. kileob

    [SOLVED] so i overclocked my cpu thanks to some really helpful people on this fourm but now the issue tempreture

    i can run 1.3 v and 4.5GHz but can I possibly go to 1.2v and do the same thing is that safe or will I be taking some kind of loss 2.5v maybe? while at 4.5GHz 100% stress test temps were 60-75 usually that's not that hot but like I don't like it so that's why im asking if I could tone down the...
  15. kileob

    [SOLVED] what is a safe overclock 24/7 for my i5 8600k

    I have seen people leave their CPUs clocked to < 5GHz and I'd like to know what is a relatively safe overclock for this CPU and I'd like to know the easiest and fastest way to overclock
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    Question i5-8600k vs i5-6600k

    I have an option to buy either of these slightly used (i5-8600k & i5-6600k). I'm doing a budget build mainly for my woodworking business but letting the kids be able to play a few games on. Would you go for the 8600k at $175 or the 6600k at $140? I'm supposed to be picking up a GeForce 1050 Ti...
  17. UchihaOO7

    [SOLVED] help overclock

    guys i wanna OC my setup CPU : 8600k GPU : Gigabyte aoruse GTX 1060ti 6GB ram : 3000mhz MB : MSI z370 Gaming Plus I wanna get the most of my system Also Running on Windows 10 :) thanks guys
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    Question I don’t I don’t have my nvidia control panel anymore help me pls

    Hello I recently noticed GeForce experience made me get frame drops so I decided to uninstall GeForce experience grafic drivers which I did with ddu to use the drivers from nvidia website . So I did that and 5 minutes later I was literally doing nothing on the pc I just got a black screen and...