i7 8700k

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    Question Best budget motherboard for overclocking I7 8700k

    #1 OK so title explains what I want I guess so my whole my situation I sold my Pc which was I7 2600 gtx 1060 6gb To upgrade to ryzen 3600 which cost 248 dollars in my country but just today I found NC guy who is selling His I7 8700k ( for 233.38 usd and new cost 416 usd) because he is buying i9...
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    Question Air Cooler for a 8700k.

    Good day, I don't want to go for liquid cooling, so I'll need an air cooler. The price doesn't matter, the only thing I ask is that it does not interfere with my ddr4 (4 x 8 Corsair vengeance RGB pro). These data can help: Case: Corsair obsidian 500d rgb. CPU: Intel core i7 8700k. Motherboard...
  3. throwawayaccnt

    Question Good cooler for i7-8700k @ 4.7GHz ?

    Hey all, I'm looking for a cooler that will adequately cool my i7-8700k OC'd to 4.7GHz and wanted some recommendations Cooling is most important but lower dBA is also important, wanted to get the communities input. Max budget is $150 but if its good enough willing to spend more. Current specs...
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    Question What GPU should i buy?

    i have a I7 8700K for my cpu and im aiming to get a new graphics card around $500 USD. I want to aim for 1440p gaming at 144hz, Idk which is the bbest to buy. and also i could go used or new. Anything will help. Thanks, Ben
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    Question Overclocking? Voltage? GHZ?

    Just need some help overclocking my cpu a little specs below: I7 8700K Asus Z370-A ii Corsair H150i 360mm AIO 32Gb G.Skill Trident Z 3000Mhz Nvidia GTX 1080 ti just need to know what settings to set my stuff to? What voltage? ANd what Ghz? for a nice steady experience maybe something like...
  6. BlazingAngels

    Question Intel Warranty Plan for i7 8700k

    Is possible to purchase a intel warranty plan anytime the warranty has not expired or been voided?
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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...
  8. tenningafroggs

    Question i7 8700k Overclocking help/troubleshooting

    Hi, I have been having issues running my i7 8700k at 5.0 ghz. I currently have it running at 4.8 ghz and still have some thermal headroom whilst running at 1.27 volts. I have attempted to run at 5.0 ghz multiple times and even at 1.37 volts, i can run intell burn in test and aida 64 and prime 95...
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    Question CPU SVID SUPPORT when disabled causes crash, doesnt lets windows load up

    CPU SVID SUPPORT when disabled causes crash, doesnt lets windows load up I have i7-8700k and an asus motherboard.
  10. ExtreamChaozZ

    Question No display on monitor.

    Hiya there, I am currently testing my new motherboard, ram, and cpu which i plan to use to upgrade my system. Unfortunately im getting no display, the board lights up and the cpu fan spins but no signal. If anyone has any ideas on how to fix this that would be amazing. Heres a list of the...
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    Question I7 8700k OC vcore and core clocks fluctuation

    Hello, I made my first pc and so it's the first time for me overclocking, I read and watched many guides so I know the basics. Specs: -I7 8700K delidded -MSI Z370 Gaming pro Carbon -Corsair Vengeance LPX 3000Mhz CL15 -Schythe Fuma Rev. b -Bitfenix whisper M 650w -Silverstone RL 06 GP These...
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    Question Overclocked my 8700k to 5.0 Ghz

    I've overclocked my i7-8700k to 5.0Ghz with my newly purchased kraken x52 on the MSI z370 Gaming Pro Carbon motherboard. I have no planning on delidding my CPU. I'm also running 16GB of G. Skill TridentZ RAM running at 3466. Anything I should know?
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    Question *UPGRADING PC* i7 7700k & GTX 1060 Compatible?? & Streaming

    Hello! I was wondering how this upgrade would fit into my PC. Currently I'm running a i5 3470 being cooled by a Corsair H60 on a Gigabyte H77, 2x4GB 1600Mhz DDR3 Corsair Vengeance, included with a GTX 1060 6GB by MSI, along with a 750watt Corsair PSU. All I need to run at one time is OBS...
  14. Toshz

    [SOLVED] Should I regret getting the i7 8700k instead of the i9 9900k?

    Hey guys, So I just recently upgraded to the i7 8700k from my good old but gold trusty i7 4790 4th gen platform, I am very happy with the gains I have received as it has really made a difference, I'm reaching higher framerates in games and everything's just smoother. (Paired with a GTX 1080)...
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    Question i7 8700k multi-core-enhancement

    so i just activated the multicore enhancement and i saw massive improvements overall in gaming, im rocking it with an 212 evo and the temps mantains between 60° and 65° while gaming, a lot of people bash this feature but for me its working like a charm, or there are better options? tems seems...