i7 8700

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  1. Sumsin

    Question System Upgrade from Intel with Rtx 2070 to AMD with Rx 6800

    Hello. I'm not hardware expert as some of you guys. So, I want to have your ideas. I'm thinking to upgrade my Intel system to fully AMD. Current system: i7-8700, RTX 2070, 16GB 2400 Mhz RAM. Thinking to upgrade: Ryzen 7 3800X (with liquid cooler), RX 6800 I have researched very much. Built the...
  2. Monsterslayer17

    Question Low gpu usage and fps rtx 3060ti

    Hi. I recently rebuilt my pc. I am getting pretty low framerates in games where i would think i should be getting more. I am getting 30 to 50 percent gpu usage and I am getting 70fps in ac odyssey and around 60-90 in jedi fallen order. Both at highest settings. Will upgrading to dual channel...
  3. D

    Question i7 8700 non k can't boost to 4.6Ghz in single thread.

    My CPU cant boost to 4.6 in single-core with all core is activated but when I disabled other cores in bios, it can boost to 4.6. I tried different power plans in windows, default bios setting, none of these can solve this problem. mobo: MSI Z370 a-pro
  4. Faustasz610

    [SOLVED] ASUS PRIME B360M-A vs MSI B365M PRO-VH. What's the difference?

    I realised there are little differences between these 2 motherboards, which is more worth it? Intel i7 8700 (non K) RTX 2060 2666MHz RAM
  5. Faustasz610

    [SOLVED] Which motherboard should I choose for i7 8700 (non K)? ASUS PRIME B360M-A vs MSI Z390-A PRO?

    Hello, I am currently stuck trying to figure out which motherboard I should choose. Some people say B360 is better, but then others say Z370 is better. I've got an Intel i7 8700 non K CPU, and RTX 2060. I am not planning on upgrading my CPU any time soon, but I would like to have memory...
  6. D

    Question Power Limit Throttling

    Hi, Below are my system specs MOTHERBOARD (Chipset - Z370) = Asus TUF Z370 PRO gaming CPU(Socket - LGA 1151) = i7 8700 GPU = ZOTAC GAMING GeForce RTX 2080 Ti Twin Fan RAM = Corsair Vengeance 16GB DDR 4 SSD = Samsung 750 evo 120GB HDD = Seagate Barracuda(Green) ST1000DM010-2EP102 1TB PSU =...
  7. D

    [SOLVED] i7 8700(non k) running at very high temperatures while gaming

    Hi, Below are my system specs - MOTHERBOARD (Chipset - Z370) = Asus TUF Z370 PRO gaming CPU(Socket - LGA 1151) = i7 8700 GPU = ZOTAC GAMING GeForce RTX 2080 Ti Twin Fan RAM = Corsair Vengeance 16GB DDR 4 SSD = Samsung 750 evo 120GB HDD = Seagate Barracuda(Green) ST1000DM010-2EP102 1TB PSU =...
  8. H

    Question I7 8700 (non k) reaching 90 degrees celsius

    Hello guys, as the title says im reaching this temps when playing AAA games like: COD MW, NFS Heat and Jedi Fallen Order. This does not happen however with non intensive games like DBX2 or ACIII remastered. I have a stock intel cooling, havent done anything to the BIOS and im sure the heatsink...
  9. D

    [SOLVED] PC restarts abruptly

    Hi, Below is my system specs - MOTHERBOARD (Chipset - Z370) = Asus TUF Z370 PRO gaming CPU(Socket - LGA 1151) = i7 8700 RAM = Corsair Vengeance 16GB DDR 4 GPU = ZOTAC GAMING GeForce RTX 2080 Ti Twin Fan SSD = Samsung 750 evo 120GB HDD = Seagate Barracuda(Green) ST1000DM010-2EP102 1TB PSU...
  10. D

    [SOLVED] Will this give me stable fps ?

    I have an i7 8700 (non k), 1TB Seagate, 2x4gb corsair value select (8gb ram 2400mhz), Ordered a "GTX 970 4GB". My dad told he will gift me Acer XF250Q 24" 240hz monitor for my birthday next month, will this setup give me stable 240+fps at low settings ? What will be the max fps i will get ?
  11. M

    Question Which CPU to buy for ASUS TUF B360-plus gaming?

    I currently have i5 8400 and ASUS TUF B360-plus gaming. In AC Odyssey there is huge CPU bottle neck getting only 43 avg fps at ultra high even if I set to low its not crossing 60. I know its not good MB, I am looking to upgrade to i7 8700 or 9700 or even i9 9900. I am aware of MB limitations. I...
  12. S

    Question What's the maximum ram speed supported by my MOBO?

    Gigabyte B360M D3H-CF i7 8700 I wanna upgrade my 2133mhz 16gb ram to a higher speed and sell my old ram. 1 friend told me to buy a 3000mhz kit and enable XMP and it will work. the other said that the limit of the mobo is 2666mhz. The mobo says it only supports ups to 2666mhz, but the other...
  13. I

    Question help: I7 8700 (non OC) + z370-A Pro MSI + Ram?

    Hi, I'm building a stable computer for photo shop and some video editng and want to know if this motherboard will work well with a i7 8700? Motherboard; z370-A Pro MSI I like it because it has 6 fan headers for PWM and is ready for i9 processors when that time comes. Regarding RAM: Should i...
  14. M

    [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 +...
  15. Samrat97

    Question Best budgetMotherboard for i7 8700 around 8000INR

    I'm planning to buy a i7 8700.. Please suggest me a good B series motherboard by which I could reach all core 4.3ghz stock turbo boost easily! Budget is around 8000INR
  16. Samrat97

    Question Ryzen 5 3600 VS i7 8700

    I wanna build a pc for 70% Music Production on DAW like Cubase and 30% video editing on Adobe Premiere Pro! / Photoshop, Lightroom My choices are i7 8700 and Ryzen 5 3600.. (I don't want to overclock) I already have Corsair vengeance LPX 3000mhz c16 2*8GB RAM.. Will add 2 more in future...
  17. Samrat97

    [SOLVED] B series motherboard for i7 8700 on turbo boost

    Can I able to use a B360 or B365 motherboard for a non k i7 8700 on turbo boost all core 4.3ghz without any issues? Purpose is music production! (Cubase) And Video editing (Premiere Pro) Please help me out and suggest me a motherboard.. ! I already have Corsair Vengeance Lpx 2*8GB 3000mhz...
  18. 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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    [SOLVED] Which is better: i7 8700 or Ryzen 7 3700X?

    My current build is: Gigabyte Z170M D3H Motherboard Intel Core i7 6700 Processor Cooler Master Hyper 212 LED CPU Cooler Corsair Vengeance 32GB (2x16GB) 3200 MHz C16 RAM Kit 250GB Samsung 970 EVO SSD (m.2) + 1TB Seagate Barracuda Asus Strix Geforce GTX 1060 6GB OC Corsair TX650M Power Supply...
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    Question Which Air cooler is better?

    Can you please suggest me good coolers but under £70. My cpu is i7 8700 and the graphic card will be RTX 2060. I cant decide but have three companies in mind that either Noctua, Cooler Master or Cryorig H5 or CR-H7A. Thanks.