Today i built a new system because the motherboard in my old system died, here is a link to what is in it https://pcpartpicker.com/list/4VhPHh. As far as i know i installed everything correctly and wired it all correctly, all of the fans are working properly and they show up in the bios. I applied the thermal compound and secured the cooler that came with the cpu according to … [Read more...] about CPU Idling at 90-105 C
kanewolf said: It is a 10 core, 3Ghz base, 140W CPU with a quad channel memory controller. It has 40 PCIe lanes. It is a beefy CPU if you do rendering or other heavily threaded processing. It won't be as fast as a higher clocked newer i7 for gaming. I've got a large case, a 750w power supply and a corsair H100i spare. What intel chipset + CPU would you … [Read more...] about i7 6950X gifted and need some opinions on a cpu set up
What resolution and refresh rate of monitor are you planning to run. That's what probably makes the determination here. More FPS isn't necessarily an essential factor, or even desirable, depending on what kind of display and settings you plan to run and what TYPES of games you plan to play. … [Read more...] about i7 8700k or i7 9700k?
EatMyPizzaDec 13, 2018, 7:15 AM I had my i9 running good at 4.8 all cores, but reset bios after update. (f7 bios on gigabyte z390 aurus pro wifi) Well, with everything back to stock cores never seem to go beyond 4.7. Single core is supposed to be 5 no? i don't get it. No answers Last reply Dec 13, 2018 More about 9900k hitting single core boost frequency Ask a new … [Read more...] about i9 9900k not hitting single core boost frequency.
I have recently got new GTX1060 and plan to upgrade CPU aswell (old phenom x925 here hehe), which one would be ideal? I aim for something that will last for a few years for good gaming experience, but not too expensive. Would appreciate your guys opinion, motherboard model and RAM size/brand/etc would be nice too … [Read more...] about CPU for GTX 1060?