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AMD Confirms Soldered IHS for 2nd Generation Ryzen CPUs

AMD Confirms Soldered IHS for 2nd Generation Ryzen CPUs

Overclockers Rejoice! Soldered IHS on 2nd Gen Ryzen Overclockers have been disillusioned by thermal limitations via non-soldered integrated heatspreaders (IHS). This is ...

February 15, 2018 at 9:24 pm by
Caseking Now Selling Skylake-X Direct Die Frame for 69.90€

Caseking Now Selling Skylake-X Direct Die Frame for 69.90€

Delidding has become commonplace activity for Intel processors over the last few generations. This is due to the OC performance limiting properties of the integreated ...

January 22, 2018 at 4:14 pm by
EVGA Intros X299 Dark–Has 12 World Records, No RGB LEDs

EVGA Intros X299 Dark–Has 12 World Records, No RGB LEDs

EVGA is announcing a new motherbaord for Intel’s X299 HEDT line. This one features top tier performance and features EVGA’s best. However, unlike other high-end ...

December 18, 2017 at 11:00 pm by

Zotac Unveils GTX 1070 Ti Overclocking Options

As we reported a few days ago, Zotac is launching an overclocked GTX 1070 Ti graphics card. In fact, Zotac looks set to launch two AMP! overclocked cards next month. However, ...

October 30, 2017 at 4:53 pm by
NVIDIA GTX 1070 Ti is Overclockable, In Stores November 2

NVIDIA GTX 1070 Ti is Overclockable, In Stores November 2

NVIDIA’s GeForce GTX 1070 Ti is now officially launched, but there were plenty of questions surrounding the card before its release. One of this was whether the card is ...

October 26, 2017 at 4:36 pm by

i7-8700K Overclocking Record Broken Twice in a Day

Premier overclocker der8auer partnered with Asus to push Intel’s new Core i7-8700K to a record-breaking 7.3GHz on all cores. He achieved the impressive feat using the Asus ...

October 6, 2017 at 3:15 pm by
KINGPIN Sets Four OverClocking World Records

KINGPIN Sets Four OverClocking World Records with EVGA

The resident EVGA overclocker Vince “K|INGP|IN” Lucido just set four new world records using the latest EVGA hardware. The record is running the newly released ...

September 25, 2017 at 10:44 pm by

Intel i9-7980XE Overclocked Beyond 6GHz

Intel’s i9-7980XE 18-core monster processor is here and it’s already breaking records. Legendary overclocker der8auer pushed the beastly HCC HEDT CPU beyond 6GHz. In fact, ...

September 25, 2017 at 3:03 pm by
Intel i7-8700K Still Using TIM–Requires Delidding for 5GHz

Intel i7-8700K Still Using TIM–Requires Delidding for 5GHz

According to Chinese tech website EXPreview, the new Intel Core i7-8700K CPU overclocks well. However, it still uses thermal interface material paste as an interposer below ...

September 22, 2017 at 10:59 pm by
EVGA EPowerV Overclocking VRM Now Available

EVGA EPowerV Overclocking VRM Now Available

The fifth generation of the EVGA EPOWER board VRM is now available. This little modular add onlets overclockers provide clean additional power for both motherboards and video ...

September 19, 2017 at 12:53 pm by
EKWB Releases RGB Monoblock for ASUS X299 Motherboards

EKWB Releases RGB Monoblock for ASUS X299 Motherboards

For those concerned about the Intel X299’s VRM heatsink cooling inadequacy, liquid cooling monoblocks from EKWB are a good solution. They released a monoblock for MSI ...

September 14, 2017 at 6:58 pm by
ASRock Announces X299 OC Formula Motherboard

ASRock Announces X299 OC Formula Motherboard

The ASRock OC Formula for the X299 platform is finally arriving soon. These motherboards are specifically for overclocking enthusiasts, with previous versions setting world ...

September 9, 2017 at 5:58 pm by
G.SKILL Adds 4600MHz CL19 Kits to Trident Z Series

G.SKILL Adds 4600MHz CL19 Kits to Trident Z Series

Top memory performance is a priority for G.SKILL, hosting overclocking competitions at Computex annually. So it only makes sense that they are pushing the boundaries of ...

September 9, 2017 at 1:52 pm by
GALAX HOF Extreme Limited Edition DDR4 Now Available

GALAX HOF Extreme Limited Edition DDR4 Now Available

Remember that fancy chrome-plated DDR4 memory modules that GALAX has been teasing last month? Well, they are finally available. But hurry since they are a limited edition run. ...

August 17, 2017 at 12:11 am by
Overclocker Der8auer Calls X299 Platform a "Disaster" for Overclocking

Overclocker Der8auer Calls X299 Platform a “Disaster” for Overclocking

Famed extreme overclocker Der8auer took to his YouTube channel to voice his problem with Intel‘s new X299 boards. It stems primarily from keeping the MOSFETs on the VRM ...

June 29, 2017 at 1:11 am by


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