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  1. RLC

    Selling 4790k on eBay advice

    I've sold an i7 4790k on eBay for about £90. The buyer has a had an account since 2013 but only has 8 feedback and that's all "more than one year ago". A bit more poking shows they last bought on eBay "over 5 years" ago. They've given their address to what looks like a housing development in...
  2. zagorkovsky

    Biostar Z87X 3D & 4970k not working together

    Hi, I've bought a used 4790k to replace my 4670k. With 4790k it cannot post and no error code is displayed on Motherboard. Only the vent's spinning. Motherboard is Biostar Hi-Fi Z87X 3D. With 4670k works just fine. I have read that with Asus motherboards with similar problems the solution lies...
  3. ProfitMajin

    Upgrade options for peak cooling/overclocking potential

    Hi All, I'm looking to upgrade my existing case & CPU cooler in order to maximise the overclocking potential of my i7 4790k -------- Background: I have an older pc setup (4790k) in a Fractal Design Core 2300 case. I'm using an Arctic Liquid Freezer 240 (the 1st, not 2nd) upfront, but the tubes...
  4. The117thCon

    4790K Instability OC

    So Hi I am currently overclocking a 4790K and am struggling to get a 100% stable oc on it, I have up to 4.6GHz stable and am about 90% stable at 4.8GHz and probably 70-85% stable at 4.9, any ideas on ways to increase stability? Currently have a ton of Thermal Headroom but yeah struggling to get...
  5. Termineyter

    Getting lower fps then i should...

    Hey My setup is i7 4790k running at 4.6ghz with 1070 ti. Got 16 gb ddr3 1600 mhz. And my monitor is a lenovo y27g sync 144hz. Is it normal. Im only getting 90 fps Everything on low settings on battlefield 5? Thanks
  6. DragonRebornUK

    4790K - Upgrade or Not

    Good Morning I am in a bit of a quandary on whether to upgrade or not. Or what to upgrade. CPU and Motherboard or GPU. System at the moment. 4790k OC to 4.6 All Cores- 1.359v - AIO Watercooler - 240mm Rad Superflower PSU 1000W M/B Gigabyte Z97X Gaming 7 16Gb DDR3 Kingston @ 2400Mhz M2 PCI-e...
  7. cfrhoar

    I think I killed my 4790K when I delidded it

    I used the Rockit Cool 88 delid kit and everything went smoothly. I applied thermal grizzly, put the IHS back on with the provided guide tool (I did not re-glue the IHS back on) and then popped it back into my system. The MB turns on but I get post code 'C'. I double checked the EPS power...
  8. gamertwo1

    1050ti Stuttering issue

    Just a new PC build with Core i7 4790k asus z87 pro corsair vengeance 8GB 1866mhz Seagate 3x 3tb 7200rpm Cryorig H5 ultimate cooler Corsair VS550 psu new gpu Zotac 1050ti OC. I haven't installed clean windows for this build. Using previous installed windows 10 pro x64 that I'm using in old pc...
  9. HalfBakedJake

    Great places to acquire older gen CPU's

    Hi All, Been a while since I've posted but I was wondering if any of you know of any great places to acquire CPU's for older chipsets. A friend of mine is looking for a 4770K/4790K to replace his Pentium G3258 on his z97 chipset. Do Overclockers have a dark cobwebbed corner of the warehouse...
  10. GTiPUG

    Upgrade pondering - 4790k

    Been running a 4790k for around 2 years now... Maybe more? Feels like less! Bought it for £230 on release, which seems like peanuts compared to what high end i7s go for now. Anyone know if it's worth the upgrade to a new DDR4 platform? My motherboard is a Maximus VII Ranger, which has red...
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