i7 8700k

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    Question i7 8700k freezes for 2 seconds on random times

    Hello, I have been dealing with this problem for probably 1-2 years. I decided to fix it now cause it does get quite annoying lol so i may as well fix it. My game freezes real quick then goes back to normal like nothing happened. I lose audio and picture, then comes back. This probably happens...
  2. Question Is there a correct position of the hoses in an AIO? [I attach a photo] i7 8700k and id cooling auraflow x360

    Hello community. About 1 month ago I have temperature problems on my 8700k, I got to the point of putting it under voltage and limiting my fps in games so that the temperatures do not go through the clouds (75-85 ° with a load of 25 to 35% in games) I have already tried almost everything, like...
  3. HardAsARockie

    Question Fans spinning at unwanted RPM, disabled QFan Control, am unable to select different fan control modes in SpeedFan ?

    Intel i7 8700K EVGA 3080 RTX Kraken 360 AIO cooler 3 fans on radiator, 3 other fans for outtake. Hello, I recently clocked my CPU multiplier to 47 since Asus Multicore Enhancement wasn't working correctly. Even after setting specific modes in the QFan controller in bios, the fans were very...
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    Question I7 8700k 4.7ghz vs Dark rock pro 4

    Can the Be quiet dark rock 4 pro handel the i7 8700k at 4.7-4.9ghz at resonable temps, (85c max) or should I pick a different cooler like the NH D15 ?
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    Question Graphics seem to be stuttering and fuzzy

    Hi, I am running a rtx2070 with an i7 8700k and have recently been experiencing stuttering in games and even watching streams. I think it started after downloading java. I ended up deleting java and installing malwarebytes and then norton to see if it could find any malware but it has...
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    Question What is a sufficient CPU for the RTX 3080

    I have an I7 7700k and was looking into buying an RTX 3080 for 1440p 144hz gaming, i'm just not sure what would be the best CPU for me. I have an ASUS Maximus IX Hero and 32gb of ram. Any suggestions?
  7. Seabass101

    Question Is Delid i7 8700K Successful

    Hi, I delidded my i7 8700k @ 1.240v and have Core @ 4.7GHz/Cache @ 4.7GHz with a Corsair H115i 280mm AIO cooler and was wondering if 75c on Borderlands 3 is normal or high for a delid? P.S. 60Hz/60FPS 4K low settings
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    Question PC Games constantly crashing

    Just swapped over to a new case, Corsair Crystal 570x, and installed the NZXT Kraken, Direct Mount. Anytime I launch a game I can play for a couple of minutes before the game just crashes. Previously the game would give me a BSOD with the error memory management. But after checking for...
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    [SOLVED] i7 8700k High Temps Certain Games?

    I have an i7 8700k CPU with the 212 Hyper Evo Cooler, 1080 GTX card, 8GB RAM (One stick was defective) , 750W PSU EVGA+.. When playing Modern Warfare Warzone for about 20-25min HWMonitor is reporting that my max CPU temp is 65C. When I play Rainbow Six Siege for about 10-15minutes HWMonitor...
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    [SOLVED] Asus vg27aq vs Lg 27gl850

    Looking for a new monitor and have narrowed it down to these 2. Asus VG27AQ and LG 27GL850-B Just wanted to get someone else's opinion or feedback if they've owned either of the 2. I play a lot of CSGO and first person shooters as well as games like Skyrim and aoe2 de. I am also running a I7...
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    Question Sudden Cpu Temp Spike (90c idle)

    Hello, something very strange happened to my computer today. I was using it, and it was doing perfectly fine, but then all of a sudden my fans went into overdrive. Restarting my computer and going into the bios relevealed that my cpu was now suddenly idling at 90 DEGREES CELSIUS. My cooler is...
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    Question i7 8700k overclock help!

    i just oced my i7 8700k rocking it with a 212 evo, i was using multi core enhancement, with this feature my frequency was at 4.7 ghz and the vcore voltage was being handled by this feature, so i decided to oc myself, i achievied 4.8 ghz with 1.33 on the vcore, anything lower than that would...
  13. luzbelivo

    Question Micro stuttering with NO Vsync in games (Mostly Shooters) - Win 10 - Good PC

    Hi guys, i've been having this problem for a while now and i decided to create this post because i don't know what else to try. I'm sorry for my english, i'm not a native english speaker but i'll try my best. My PC is pretty new and since i had it i've always had microstutters on CS:GO, PUBG and...
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    Question CPU runs at higher base speed after i stopped OVERCLOCKING

    Maximus x Hero (wifi) i7 8700k 3.7ghz (liquid cooling) 16gb vengeance LPX 3000hz c15 960 m.2 ssd gtx 1070 750W Gold+ So i've been overclocking my system @ 5ghz w/ AVX target @ 4.8ghz (stable under stress tests temp at 90-95c under load) and it crashes when i play my games. so i load default...
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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...
  17. 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...
  20. 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?