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    [SOLVED] Cooler for a i5 9600k

    Hi, I'm building my first pc and would like to know which cooler would you recommend for a i5 9600k. I've never OCed a CPU before so, if I do, I won't push it to it's max capacitiy. The case allows coolers up to 175 mm, so there shouldn't be a problem in that matter.
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    Question Which one of these 2 CPUs should I choose?

    Hey guys I am building a PC for my 14 years old cousin and I am wondering which one of these 2 CPUs is the best. Intel i7-8700 or Intel i5-9600K ? The i7 8700 has 12 threads and i5 9600k has only 6 threads but... the i7 8700 has base clock 3.2 Ghz and i5 9600k has 3.7 Ghz base clock. So...
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    Question Stuttering In Games [i5 9600K, GTX 1070 Ti]

    This was my first ever PC Build that I built sometime early January. I've been having stuttering issues in games (I think even from the start) and they're regardless of my settings. I never decide to fix it by opting for Vsync or locking my frames to 60 because it's unbearable to me and I feel...
  4. razor1ster

    Question Suggestions needed on GPU upgrade.

    Hey Guys. So, after roughly 7 years, I decided its time to upgrade from good old Sandy Bridge i7 2600 (non-k). I currently have the 1060 6GB GPU and wonder whether an upgrade to RTX 2060 is required I use a 60Hz 1080P Benq Monitor. Not sure whether I need to get a better 1080p monitor with a...
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    Question Cooling Overclocked - i5 9600k

    I'm a first time PC builder and was wondering what a good cooler for an i5 9600k would be. I often run long operations through Adobe products (LR, PS, PR) and CaptureOne and am hoping to have a constant overclock of 4.6ghz without exceeding 75C. I've heard many great things about Noctua...
  6. TanskiTee

    Question Game Freezing / Programs Freezing

    Hey guys, just recently I have built a brand new PC and have a come across the problem of all my programs freezing for no longer than 4 seconds at a time, when this happens I can still move my cursor and interact with other programs but once I click them they freeze for a short time as well. I...
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    Question Do i need 8+4pins to the CPU?

    I've read that it isnt necessary to connect the 4 pin to the CPU power on the mobo as long as I have the 8 pin connected. But since my new MSI MPG Z390 GAMING PRO CARBON and i5 9600k won't post anything on the screen im wondering if I have to have both 8pin and 4pin connected to the "CPU_PWR" to...
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    Question Does your i5 9600k stutter?

    Heard a lot of people say that the i5 9600k stutters and its an awful cpu does anyone know if this is true and if its bad enough to avoid buying?
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    Question Air Cooler Suggestion for i5 9600k 4.8Ghz OC ?

    Hello. I am thinking about building a rig with the specs below and I am pretty new to this OC thing. It is mainly for gaming and I wonder if the Cryorig H7 can handle 4.8Ghz OC'd 9600k with decent temps ( preferably under 65 ). If it can't which cooler should I go for ? Thank you. Gigabyte Z390...
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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)...
  11. hd2phone8

    Question 9600k overclock TO 5.0HZ

    can some one help me overclock my 9600k im using MSI MPG z370Gaming Edge Ac i have 16 GB of ram corsair rgb PRO AND IM USING Enermax LIQTECH II 360 White
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    Question i7 9700K Noctua NH-D15 running hot!!?

    Hey, so I've sold my previous i7 9700K build and got a new one. i7 9700K RTX 2080 ASUS ROG Strix OC ASUS ROG STRIX Z390 Gaming F 16gb G.skill 3200mhz Noctua NH-D15 EVO 970 m.2 EVO 860 Toshiba 2TB HDD Corsair RMX 750 Nanoxia Deep silence 5 rev b. Full tower with 4 140mm fans. The cpu...
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    [SOLVED] R5 2600 with Rtx 2070 vs I5 9600K with Rtx 2060

    Hi, I have a question for my new build : What's the most powerful R5 2600 with Rtx 2070 vs I5 9600K with Rtx 2060 ? I have a budget about 1550$CA and that the two builds with different cpu/gpu https://ca.pcpartpicker.com/list/LpkNV6 https://ca.pcpartpicker.com/list/Z6bJdX Thanks (sorry for...
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    [SOLVED] Overclock i5 9600k to around 4.9 ghz but the temp is 77 at max

    I have an i5 9600k and I tried to overclock it. It was my first time so I tried 5 GHz but wasn't stable so went down to around 4.9 GHz with 1.36v. I have a Coolermaster 120mm liquid cooler running at full speed. But I am getting around 77c during the cinebench test and about 45c at idle. Is it...