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    Question ASRock Z390 Phantom Gaming-ITX/ac Coil Whine

    Good day! I ran into a significant problem. My computer is standing next to me on the table. I specifically assembled it for this, making it compact. When the radiator fans run at low speeds, I clearly hear electric sound (Coil Whine) from the processor area. It definitely comes from my ASRock...
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    Question Is it safe for a Intel i9-9900K (not OC'd) to be 70c while gaming

    System specs: Intel i9-9900K (not overclocked) EVGA Nvidia GeForce GTX 1060 SSC 6GB Asus Prime Z370-A II Corsair H100i CPU cooler (re-pasted within the last week) Corsair 750D Carbide Full tower case. I have been doing some of my own research but thought I would open this up for discussion so I...
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    [SOLVED] Is a Corsair H100i RGB Platinum ok for cooling an i9-9900K?

    I got a new PC build with an i9-9900K and an RTX 2080 Ti, I saw this AIO and got it, but now I've been reading about coolers and I read that the best cooler right now if you are not planning on overclocking is the Noctua NH-D15, which is an air cooler, not an AIO. I believe I'm late in...
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    Question i9-9990K & RTX 2080 or RTX 2080Ti Build (mixed use)

    So for my Christmas build i was planning on getting an i9-9900K and RTX 2080 or 2080Ti if i do well on my finals. All top end parts. I plan to use my PC for mixed use (gaming, rendering, design, etc..) I read somewhere that the i9-9900K is super fast at running code (coding is a part of the uni...
  5. EschatonStudios

    PC reboots and games crash!?!?

    So I'm fairly new to the custom build scene. So I'll discuss my dilemma. I'm a game designer who enjoys playing the occasional games. Most notably I've been recently trying to play Gears 5 and Dead by Daylight on my custom built rig but my pc is having issues with restarting occassionally at...
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    [SOLVED] Is the i9-9900K worth it for just gaming?

    Hello, I want to get a new high-end PC build, with the best components for gaming like a top processor and a RTX 2080 Ti I'm currently using a PC with an i5-8400, a GTX 1060 6GB, 16GB of RAM and a BenQ Zowie XL2546 240hz 1080p monitor, but I'm also thinking about getting an ultrawide monitor...
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    Question How Far to Push Overclocking for Professional Film Editing -- Advice Needed

    Hi all, I just completed my first build for a new editing rig because it seemed far more cost effective than purchasing one. I do professional film editing, and buying a custom rig seemed wasteful in comparison to building my own. First off, thank you to EVERYONE on this forum -- there is so...
  8. Question Ridiculous temperature spikes

    Just built a new rig: i9-9900k H150i Pro corsair cooler - 360mm, 3 fans. ASROCK Phantom Gaming 9 Motherboard. Something is very wrong with my rig, and I've got a few ideas but I want to know if this is immediately diagnosable by ear: Idle, sits at 30-35 degrees C. Using corsair link, I can see...
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    [SOLVED] New Build with Cloned Drives - i9-9900k - Why is my new build Freezing after bootup?

    Its been awhile since I have built my last computer as well, so please treat me like I'm new at this. I recently upgraded my build with all brand new parts, then cloned my OS/drive from a 500gb Samsung EVO SSD to a 1tb Samsung 970 PRO NVME SSD using Ease Partition. I installed the new drive...
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    Question A CPU upgrade keeps freezing my PC

    Hi, all. So I recently upgraded my main work/game PC from the i7-8700K to the i9-9900K. The PC acknowledged the CPU but it keeps freezing every single time I’m on Windows. Okay, so I might have to reinstall Windows then, right? I then proceeded to do so but here’s the thing, my PC freezes even...
  11. King Wesley

    Question Difference between 9900K and KF

    So I was looking at getting a i9-9900k on new egg and then noticed the 9900KF which is like $60 more. I’d be using the cpu for a high end gaming rig so is there something the KF has that would matter to me? I’m not well versed in the specifics of hardware but the only thing I noticed in using...
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    Question Motherboard overclocking Cpu by itself??

    So about a week ago my computer start hitting 4700mhz and it was spiking, when I realize I went to the bios and saw that the cpu was in-fact being overclocked trying to target to reach 5 ghz. I tried putting everything back on default settings and the motherboard is still overclocking the cpu...
  13. Benjy67

    Question Why is default CPU benchmark crashing my pc?

    I recently upgraded to an i9-9900K. I used the Intel Extreme Tuning Utility program to start overclocking. I'm still very new to overclocking CPUs, so i started slowly and used default settings. After many crashes, I went back to default ghz (which is 4.7) and tried running a benchmark. It also...
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    Question Question about the i9-9900k clock speed Vs the 6700k

    So I know very little about the clock speed of CPU'S, I know that the 9900k runs at 3.6 and the 6700k at 4.0 Is the 9900k by default faster due to the extra cores and threads for gaming or does the 6700k get more of a boost due to the 4.0 speed. Also is it worth OC'ing to 5.0 or will I still...
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    Question 2080 Ti FE, i9-9900k, MSI MEG z390 Godlike...Best Liquid cooling ideas?

    Hello, My names Michael. I have just purchased said components above. I'm having trouble trying to find something better than adequate for cooling options. Any advice would be appreciated. I' am very new to builds as this will be my first one. If anyone chooses to fill in anything else I should...
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    Question Cooling the i9

    Hi folks, I've been thinking about the Idea to get the Intel i9-9900k processor but Ive heard it heats up really quick and I was wondering if I had to upgrade my Air cooling, first of all i'm not going to be overclocking this thing because personally don't feel the need to But the main thing...
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    Question Has anyone seen a post about the best AIO Water CoolerIs for I9-9900k

    Google is no help, so i cant find anyone who has tested multiple AIO's and a custom Loop on a I9-9900k OC/Non-OC to see whats best for thermals and how to achieve good thermals while still busting a good OC. Current Build: Fractal Meshify S2 Kracken X72 (3 Pull fan setup) (changing to EVGA CLC...
  18. Feature Intel's Core i9-9900KF May Overclock Better Than 9900K

    Welcome to the Core i9-9900KF. Yes, this is not a typo. The eight-core 16-thread Core i9-9900KF is the newest mainstream processor from Team Intel. Read more here. ALLEN 'SPLAVE' GOLIBERSUCH