i7 9700k

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    Question Upgraded to I7 9700k and now have constant stuttering

    I took the plunge and upgraded my system to an I7 9700k from an I7 6700k and every game I play is stuttering. I7 9700k (New) Corsair H100i AIO MSI RTX 2070 Super ROG Asus z390-f Motherboard (New) 16GB Corsair Vengance 3000mhz 650W Corsair 80+ 250GB SSD (OS) 1TB Samsung Evo Plus (Games) I...
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    Question Are these temperatures "appropriate"?

    Hi, I have bought a new PC a while ago. It's an i7 9700K with Noctua NH-D15 cooler and Fractal Design Define R6 case. When I let the CPU turboboost itself to 4.6 GHz, I am getting around 70C under highest load. When I try to overclock it, I am getting 80C - 80C at 4.9 GHz. I don't have that...
  3. faslanetech

    Question i7 9700K running HOT when heavy gaming.

    Hi all, a friend of mine was asking me if his temps were too hot when he's been heavy gaming. He's playing Division 2 and has a water cooled i7 9700k CPU and an RTX 2080 gpu. His temps are hitting the "red zone" IMO and he wondered about re-thermal pasting his CPU. Thoughts? His temps in...
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    Question 100% CPU Usage idle with high end processor

    Specs first: i7 9700K @ 5.2 GHz MSI MPG Z390 Pro Carbon 16GB DDR4 2400MHz GTX 1080 SSD and HDD with 240GB and 2TB respectively. Task manager screenshot: View: https://imgur.com/a/cwDKnZq Hi there. In the past week or so my PC has developed the problem of having 100% CPU usage constantly...
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    Question Why is my I7 9700k CPU hitting close to 100% when I stream and play. My brother has the same exact CPU and his doesn't go over 70%?

    I have 2 Top fans, 1 back fan, and 2 front fans with liquid cooling. I also have a 850W Power Supply, along with the Radeon 5700XT Graphics Card. And have a MSI MPG Z390 Gaming Plus LGA1151 Motherboard.
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    [SOLVED] *URGENT* i7 9700k Cooling

    Hello! Building myself a Gaming Computer with the parts below. Looking to order today before 5pm. https://uk.pcpartpicker.com/list/MM2Lf9 What is the best cooler for the i7 9700k for gaming and overclocking? Was looking at the Corsair H100i/H115i/H150i. Please bare in mind that I'd like to...
  7. unreal13571

    Question overclocking my new hardware

    Hi Guys, Can you help with what you would suggest to overclock my new parts coming tomorrow? currently have an i5 3570 (old I know!) with a 1080 which its been bottlenecking for a while now so I got some parts to go with my 1080 (already have a decent cooler). Can you suggest what some safe...
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    Question Turboboost not working (i7 9700k)

    I purchased an i7 9700k and the turbo boost was working fine and my frames were good when this was working, now after seemingly changing nothing it will not go above the speed of 3.6ghz (Despite the turbo going up to 4.6 before) and most games are having frame drops now. On the bios screen it...
  9. Franseven

    [SOLVED] Pc Resets without bsod or logs

    i upgraded my mb, cpu, gpu and aio cooler. Older build: cpu: i7 7700k 4.5ghz gpu: gtx 1080 gaming oc gigabyte mb: z170a Gaming m5 MSI psu: CX750M corsair aio: enermax liqmax 240 ram: corsair vengeance lpx 2666mhz 4x8gb ddr4 system was perfectly stable. New system: cpu: i7 9700k with or without...
  10. RogueNineOne

    Question What kind of power supply would be ideal for a i79700k+Asus 2080ti build?

    Processor - i7 9700k GPU - Asus 2080ti Motherboard - Gigabyte Z390 AORUS MASTER ATX LGA1151 Motherboard RAM - Corsair Dominator Platinum 32GB CPU cooler - Noctua nh-d15 cooler Storage - CORSAIR 240GB M.2 SSD+1TB Toshiba 3.5" HDD
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    Question I7 9700k vs Ryzen 3800x for gaming / multitasking

    I currently have an i5 7600k that is causing me trouble with many games and will lock up constantly if I even try to tab out of a game. I also just bought a 5700xt, so would it make more sense to jump to amd for pcie 4.0?
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    Question Optimizing i7 9700k at 4.6Ghz

    Hi there Backstory Let me start off by saying I'm not that knowledgeable when it comes to BIOS stuff or OCing so this is pretty new to me. I got my PC a year ago, it's got a z390 Aorus pro MOBO(currently Bios F5), an Asus Strix 2060 Advanced, an I7 9700k+Noctua ND-H15, Corsair Vengeance LPX...
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    [SOLVED] i7 9700k OC Questions and Concerns

    I will attach a video describing in detail a bit more what I am asking as well as show the results being reported by some hardware monitoring apps but this is the first time I have OC'd a system and as I say in the video, I am not new to PCs but I absolutely am when it comes to OC'ing and I want...
  14. BeatmaniaIIDX

    Question PC cannot handle games after CPU upgrade

    Started yesterday when I upgraded my intel i3 8350k to an i7 9700k, games have a noticeable decrease in framerate and task manager shows CPU usage as 98 - 100% I have a intel i7 9700k, a GIGABYTE 7370P D3-CF motherboard and 16gbs of ram and already tried messing around with the bios, nothing...
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    Question Upgraded from i5 8600k to i7 9700k, 9700k won't work HELP

    I bought a i7 9700k for my computer yesterday and when I put it in I get 5 short beeps and the computer reboots. My old cpu is a i5 8600k and it worked just fine when I put it back in. I tried removing all ram, 1 stick at a time, every ram slot, reseating the cpu 4-5 times, reseting the cmos...
  16. Silent^

    Question Need help please

    Hello I’m new to this but I hope someone can help me out with this. I just now installed some new parts (went from i5 4690k to i7 9900k, MSI Gaming 5 z97 to MSI MPG z390 Gaming Carbon Pro, ddr3 to ddr4 ram) into my pc and now my motherboard does not recognize my gpu (MSI Gtx 970) the part I...
  17. Cartifact

    [SOLVED] Pc turns on for 10 seconds then turns off

    Hi everybody, thanks for the help in advance I really appreciate it. Anyway, I bought a few new parts and a new case to put my pc in(will provide info below) and spent ages building it. So I plug it in and turn it on and the computer starts running perfectly for 10 seconds and then the fans...
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    Question Corsair H115i platinum vs pro vs NZXT x62 for i7 9700K?

    Hello, so I've chose 9700k instead of 9900k again, now i'm deciding between these 3 AIO coolers. Corsair's H115i pro and H115i Platinum vs NZXT Kraken X62. Which one is the best? Every site so far that i've seen reviews it's different. Somewhere is better kraken on the other sites corsair...
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    Question i7 9700k on Asus B150 Pro Gaming Aura Motherboard

    Ive read that i7 9700k isnt compatible with Asus B150 Pro Gaming Aura Motherboard on some sites. I already bought the CPU , is there a chance that it will work? I mean it has the same CPU Socket Type. Both LGA 1151 I think
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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...