I have almost the same rig as yours except my cpu is the K version and the gpu Asus gtx 1080 strix. I can tell you pretty much every game you have mentioned will run at higher than 60fps with the gtx 1080 at 1440p Rise of the tomb raider, the game that forced me to upgrade from the gtx 970, could even run at 4K but you would need to turn AA off The 1070 shouldn'd be that much … [Read more...] about i7 4790 (non k) bottleneck for gtx 1080/rtx 2070
Hi, I am currently bidding on a i7 4790 (non k) and I seen there was something on one of the contactsm I asked him about it and he said it's 'supposed to be like that' I somehow doubt that but I am here anyway. Is it supposed to be like this? the top circle. … [Read more...] about I7 4790 Contacts
Friend of mine currently own a FX-8350 and wants to upgrade. She found a used i7-4790 (non 'K') + motherboard (not sure of chipset or model) for $200 even. GPU userbench states that the i3-8100 has a 6% performance lead. Is that a gaming comparison or something else? (link below) GPU userbenchmark i7-4790 vs i3-8100 … [Read more...] about i7-4790 equivalent to i3-8100?
The motherboard you mentioned appears to be put in prebuilt HP systems. Prebuilt systems aren't as easy to figure out and upgrade because the manufacturer tends to make as much as possible proprietary because they want you to go to them for upgrades and repair. I say this because I don't see bios updates available for that motherboard. Looking at the support page it looks like … [Read more...] about i7-4790 supported BIOS
mabsarkhalid said: I have i7 4790 used processer with cooler master hyper 202 plus dual fans hat sink with asus h81 M-K motherboard.Its temp. is 64C max and 33C idle.But its Benchmark is vety low it shows 8887 score on passmark but standred is 9996...Help me how can i get more score... It's a Haswell CPU - it just got nerfed by Windows and BIOS updates due to … [Read more...] about Low benchmark of my i7 4790