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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
GIGABYTE Launches Beat the Heat OC Event

GIGABYTE Launches Beat the Heat OverClocking Event

Leading motherboard manufacturer GIGABYTE is kicking off their latest overclocking event called Beat the Heat 2017. The company teams up with the HWBot overclocking community, ...

June 24, 2017 at 1:53 pm by
Der8auer Hits 5.0GHz with Intel Core i9-7900X on AIO Cooling

Der8auer Hits 5.0GHz with Intel Core i9-7900X on AIO Cooling

Overclocker Der8auer made a quick video giving a quick preview of what he was able to do with Intel’s latest Intel HEDT CPU. These processors are coming out in June 22, ...

June 12, 2017 at 9:16 pm by

Gigabyte Overclocks Intel Core i7 to 7.5GHz

Gigabyte has achieved a mindblowing 7.5GHz overclock on Intel’s new Core i7-7740K. The company achieved the feat using its new Aorus X299-SOC Champion motherboard and ...

June 8, 2017 at 3:18 pm by
DDR4 Frequency World Record Set at 5.5GHz Using G.SKILL Memory

DDR4 Frequency World Record Set at 5.5GHz Using G.SKILL Memory

Top Taiwanese overlocker Toppc broke his own world record, setting the highest DDR4 frequency to date at 5.5GHz. Just one week before Computex 2016 last year, Toppc set his ...

June 7, 2017 at 5:54 pm by
MSI Introduces B350 Gaming Plus AM4 Motherboard

MSI Introduces B350 Gaming Plus AM4 Motherboard

MSI has released another AM4 Ryzen compatible motherboard to their line up, this time it is the ATX-sized B350 Gaming Plus. The motherboard is decked out in black with red ...

April 12, 2017 at 7:29 pm by

der8auer Pushes Brand New Ryzen 5 1600x Close to 6GHz

Professional overclocker der8auer is back with a new and impressive result as he managed to push the brand new AMD Ryzen 5 1600x processor close to 6GHz. It doesn’t come ...

April 11, 2017 at 4:49 pm by