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  1. velocci

    Question Max Turbo Frequency

    Hi all, what does the Max Turbo Frequency mean in an intel CPU? is it the fastest it can handle if overclocking? or can a CPU do this speed using the stock cooling it comes with? Can the CPU be over clocked above the max turbo frequency if you cool it enough?
  2. G

    Question Computer boots 1 stick of RAM but not 2...

    I need help. So recently I upgraded (see: mostly new build) my PC with newer parts. I say newer since it's a combo of new and used parts. Problem I'm having is only ONE stick of RAM is reading. When I put two sticks in, the computer turns on, but won't boot at all. And I'm getting a...
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    Question ASUS P8Z77-V PRO motherboard not booting up

    Hi everyone, I recently acquired a malfunctioning gaming PC whose components are as follows: Motherboard - ASUS P8Z77-V PRO RAM - Corsair Vengeance LP 8GB*4 = 32 GB Cooling Unit - Noctua NF P12 Power Supply - Cooler Master G650M Processor - i7 3770 K Overclocked @2.7 GHz GPU - 2x Nvidia GTX 670...
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    [SOLVED] Framerate degrading over time, while running Borderlands 1

    I've had this problem for a while, it appears that when i run the game Borderlands 1 for about 20min the game and my entire computer starts to stutter. After doing some digging I havent found a single person with the same problem. I've ran antivirus software, verified steam cache, reinstalled...
  5. perdboy

    Question i7 9700k or ryzen 7

    So my brother needs a new CPU and motherboard and offered to buy mine. I have a Ryzen 5 2600 and an Asus b450 f gaming motherboard. I was thinking about selling it to him for $250 and spending another $250 or so on an intel i7 9700k and a new motherboard. I know its a lot of money but I do...
  6. Question can someone please help me (gigabyte x58-ud5)

    hey guys! ive recently gotten into x58 again, built a ryzen 5 2600 based system and decided to sell that lost only about 50 bucks so not to bad and buy x58 again. last time i had an asus motherboard (p6t ws pro to be exact) and i got a nice 1.6Ghz out of that, no further but i did get 1033...
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    [SOLVED] 9600k vs 8700

    9600k with z390 prime or 8700 with b360. (i wont oc the 9600k) what should i choose in terms of performance and durability for the next years? price is 50$ more for the 9600k and z390.
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    Question Fresh built pc was working great but is now failing

    Hi all. Specs as follows: i7 9700k Asus prime 390-a Gigabyte Rtx 2070 Samsung 970 evo m.2 1tb SanDisk ssd (currently failed) X2 8gb Corsair vengeance ram EVGA 750 gold rated 80+ psu Nzxt h700 case Nzxt kraken 62 cooler This is my first post here so I hope I don’t sound dumb but I’ve got an...
  9. P

    [SOLVED] Best CPU cooling on Budget ? (around 20-25€)

    Hello i wanna ask for some good CPU coolers for 1151 socket around 20€ to 25€. Thanks for every recommendation :D If someone wonder on what CPU im gonna use it -
  10. McFee

    Question 9900k and 2666Mhz Ram. Should i buy new ram?

    I have a 5820k Oc'd to 4.5Ghz and looking to upgrade my CPU and MOBO. Looking to purchase a 9900k I'm on the fence if i should buy a new ram kit. I currently have a 16Gb kit (4x4GB) kingston Hyper X CL13. I see most builds today with 3200Mhz and ill be attempting some overclocking with the...
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    Question i7 9700k Turbo Boost 4.9GHz on all 8 cores

    To all Intel geeks, is it possible to get 4.9Ghz on all 8 cores on a i7 9700k in Turbo Boost? HWMonitor was showing it for like 2 minutes in a row and it's not the first time (see screenshot). I have an ASRock Z390 Extreme4 with default settings, no OC mode on. Thanks!
  12. T-MEX_

    [SOLVED] Right PSU for my Streaming/Gaming PC

    So i'm building a PC for Streaming and videoediting, was wondering if the PSU has the correct wattage. This is the 3rd PC i'm building but it's the first one with such "Power Hungry" components when overcloked.
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    Question CPU for this setup! Ryzen or Intel? Why?

    Hi guys, ive posted some time ago about a GPU to choose, i already bought an RX 570 8gb and some other things, so my new setup is: -A10 7870k -2x4gb 1600mhz CL11 DDR3 -Asrock FM2a68m-hd+ -Asrock RX 570 8gb -EVGA 600w Bronze -Toshiba 1tb HDD -Thermaltake H21 -Asus Xonar DSX 7.1 So, the...
  14. W

    Question Graphics Stuttering

    CPU: i7 9700k Motherboard: ASRock 7390 Phantom Gaming 4 Ram: 16GB of Team T-Force Vulcan DDR4 3200 SSD/HDD: 1TB WD-Blue and Sandisk 250GB SSD GPU: Zotac - GeForce GTX 1080 Ti 11 GB AMP Extreme Core PSU: Corsair CX 750M Chassis: NZXT h500 OS: Windows 10 Pro Monitor: ViewSonic XG2402 24 Inch...
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    Question CPU Voltage way too high?? BIOS Wrong?

    I have a 3.6GHz (3.9GHz turbo) i7 4790. No k, so no overclocking here. When I check my BIOS my CPU Core Voltage reads 1.760V which has me worried. It also has Idle temps as high as 55 degrees C while in the BIOS. Once I boot up windows and monitor my CPU with Intel XTU it says 1.022V with...
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    Question CPU High Temperature

    Hello everyone. I was helping a friend build his gaming rig and by saving some money he told me about a program called KMSpico. For you guys unfamiliar with it, it just activates (in our case windows 10) windows products without purchasing a license. Silly me without doing some research I went...
  17. 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
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    Question CPU ez debug light

    I just recently bought and installed an MSI Z370 Pro with a new CPU and RAM (i5-8600k and 16gb of Corsair Vengence). When I first turned it on, the fans would spin but the ez debug light for the CPU was on. I forgot to plug in the CPU power (ikr) so I plugged that in and now the fans won’t even...
  19. Mortem420

    Question Need help selecting Intel CPU for new gaming rig

    I have recently purchased a GTX 1660 Ti and after swapping out my old 750 Ti I didn't get the performance boost i was hoping for, however I am fairly certain that is because I'm currently running a Core 2 Extreme QX9650. It's OC's to 3.8 GHz but i don't think clock speeds are a problem, I think...