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i5 9600k

Forum discussion tagged with i5 9600k.
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    Question i5-9600 or i7-9700?

    Hello, I'm looking to upgrade my CPU from an i5-6400 to a 9th gen Intel CPU. My budget is around 300 dollars for the CPU as I'm hoping to spend other funds on a new motherboard and an RTX 3000 series card (When they do come out). I plan for these components to last me throughout the next 4 years...
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    Question Is 550w enough for Gtx 1070 and i5 9600k?

    So i changed my pc because old died from shortcircuit,i just save the power supply and rams, the psu was 500w (iceberg 500w +80plus (very strange psu)), i had a i5 6400 and an old asrock board, but i changed to i5 9600k and a gigabyte b365m ds3h board with wifi, but i realize when i install my...
  3. Arman Afridi

    Question GTA 5 suddenly has more cpu usage than gpu usage

    processor - i5 9600k main board - Gigabyte Z390 aorus pro wifi Graphics card - Asus Tuf Geforce RTX 2060 OC 6gb ram - G.Skill Tridentz 8gb 3200mhz x 2 Power supply - CX Series™ CX650 — 650 Watt 80 PLUS® Bronze Certified ATX PSU First of all Call of duty...
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    Question Motherboard failure?? Help please

    Hello. I’m working on my first pc build and I’m trying to make a test bench like setup just for the first boot. I’ve only installed cpu, cpu cooler, 2x ram sticks and 24 pin and cpu power. at first I used an intel celeron g4900 on an evga z370 ftw motherboard and 2x8gb g skill ripjaws v ram and...
  5. Nevo

    Question Terrible FPS with 2070 super. Do you think I have bottleneck ?

    I really need some help with my new setup! Intel core i5 9600K - with OC to 4.9 Ghz 2070 Super ASUS - with OC enabled 16GB 2400 MHz memory 1TB HHD + 250GB SSD 2K 144hz ASUS display I jot a custom build computer and Have been getting really bad FPS, FPS drops, Stuttering and high CPU usage. I...
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    Question Should i upgrade ryzen 5 2600x to an i5 9600K?

    Hello, Specs: Ryzen 5 2600x Mobo: B350 tomahawk GPU: 1070 TI Ram: 16 gb 3200 cl16 550W PSU So, lately i have been struggling with this CPU. I have been forced to OC because B350 motherboard doesnt support xrf2/precision boost overdrive of 2600x and it was giving me constanly 3.9 ghz and low...
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    [SOLVED] Switch from i7-4790 to i5-9600K?

    Hi, I need some expert advice, I’m wondering if it would be beneficial to change my older i7-4790 to a i5-9600K. I’m already planning to upgrade my gpu from a NVIDIA GeForce GTX 960 to a GTX 1650S (Super) and upgrade my power supply, but I can’t find any evidence that would prove that the...
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    [SOLVED] i5 9600k vs Ryzen 5 3600x

    Hello. What do you guys perform? I saw that ryze have problem with RAM speed. I watched some benchmarks and intel is always ahead for 5-10fps. In my country the price for each CPU is kinda the same and this is the reason why im asking. And which motherboard do you guys preffer for arround...
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    Question My GPU and CPU may not be performing as intended

    Hello All, This is my first time posting in here. I will be glad to change the post if necessary. Please bare with me. I will post my specs and anything else you request to assist. Basically, I have an i5 9600k and a GTX 1660 Ti, as well as 16 gb of 3000 mhz RAM. Some games i can maintain 60...
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    Question Good GPU pair for i5 9600k

    So, I have recently upgraded basically my entire PC. Old PC was 8 GB ddr3 1600 memory, i5 3470, 1050ti, and no SSD. I upgraded to i5 9600k, 16 GB ddr4 3000 mhz, NVME SSD drive, and kept the 1050 ti. I've concluded for myself that the 1050 ti SEVERELY holds back the i5 9600k of maximum...
  11. Ft_Albrt

    Question I have a MSI 1660 super and do i need a i5 9600k or i5 9600kf ?

    I have the following components : Motherboard : Gigabyte Z390 AORUS Master wifi RAM : Corsair Vengeance LPX 16GB (2x8GB) SSD : Crucial P1 1TB 3D NAND NVMe PCIe M.2 SSD GPU : Msi GeForce GTX 1660 Super So, should i get the i5 9600k or the i5 9600kf or even another processor ? please help me
  12. Antaress

    [SOLVED] Why does my PC freeze?

    I have a new PC. It got I5 9600K, RTX 2070 super, 16Gb RAM, PSU 850W. I am using 144Hz monitor with it that has FreeSync (C24G1 AOC). When I play, there are sudden freezes. Freeze of the screen or just the sound. The freeze takes around 1 sec and then it's ok. Interval between each lag is...
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    [SOLVED] component swap has made windows 7 unusable, mouse laggy, not detecting other USB Devices, chipset driver not even opening.

    Hello all, I recently purchased a new set of components for my pc; i5 9600k 16gb ddr4 2600mhz ram Asus rx 5700 msi h310m pro vdh plus 650w silverstone psu along with windows 7 pro 64 bit As soon as I got it, I instinctively set the driver disc aside, and due to circumstances which involved me...
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    Question Upgraded CPU, boots in safe mode but freezes in regular

    Hello, I upgraded my i3-8100 to an i5-9600k and have gotten a problem. When I start my PC, it begins to load, but after 1-2 minutes, the PC freezes and I have to restart again. However, when I boot in Safe Mode, everything works fine. I've already tried reinstalling the CPU to no avail. What...
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    [SOLVED] PC not shutting down unless power button is held or PC is unplugged

    So when this first started it took about 10 minutes for my computer to turn on which was very strange since it normally takes a maximum of 20 seconds. That night I went to shut it down and it simply wouldn't turn off unless I held the power button. The next day it took around 20 minutes to turn...
  16. Sbsdsurendra

    Question All of sudden my new i5 9600k is stuttering in games a lot

    I don't know what's happening but when i was playing devil may cry 5 after 2-3 minutes it started stuttering and also the game got got frozen, it was running fine on my old CPU never really had this kinda problem, i could also hear noise in my CPU fan, then i again ran my game with MSI...
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    Question i5 9600K vs i7 9700k

    I am going to be getting a new processor soon. I have an ASUS Turbo GTX 1070. I did some research comparing the i5 9600k and the i7 9700k on GPU check and they are near identical for 1080p (which will be my primary resolution) performance with the 1070. I am inclined to get the i5 since it is...
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    [SOLVED] PC keeps crashing when playing games.

    Hi guys I just recently upgraded my PC with new parts (i5 9600k, RTX 2070 super, 16GB DDR4 RAM and gigabyte z370p d3 motherboard. However after playing games (forza 4, battlefield 1, witcher 3) for a varied amount of time the game will crash and so will the computer itself which requires me to...
  19. Samrat97

    Question i5 9600k Vs i7 8700 for Music Production! On Cubase

    Hello Everyone.. I wanna build a pc for music production (Cubase) And I wanna consider something with iGPU because I don't have much budget for a Decent gpu cause I'll add a decent GPU later for Premiere Pro.. So i5 9600k or i7 8700 which one would be better and longer run.. Motherboard...
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    Question i5 9600k with msi mag z390 tomahawk

    Has anyone overclocked their i5 9600k with a msi mag z390 tomahawk board? I am looking to go with this combo for my next build but I keep reading reviews that go both ways about overclocking on the tomahawk board. I have already read tom's review of the board (which was poor) but they had it...