I have a gaming build which is close to four years old now (built it in 2016).
CPU - Intel i7 6700k @ 4GHz. Turbo upto 4.2 GHz (no overclocking)
GPU - Zotac GTX 970 (no overclocking)
CPU Cooler - H100i GTX
Motherboard - Asus E3 Pro Gaming v5
BIOS version - 2606
Case - Corsair C70...
I know the 6700K is no longer a new CPU, but for those interested in delidding their i7-6700K or would like pictures for reference, I figured I'd post my results.
Pre-warning... I use 'Conductonaut' and 'Liquid Metal' interchangeably in this thread.
To start off with, I used:
I am setting up a VR-centric ITX system for a friend and wanted to try undervolting to see if I can reduce temperature under load.
I tried various reductions and ended at 1.15 (with level 2 LLC in the AsRock Gaming ITX/AC board and Corsair H90).
I've read that using the offset voltage is more...
Good day fellow Ananders! (I'm a newbie on this account after forgetting my credentials from my circa '04 profile so a fresh start was needed)
I recently built my pretty close to dream build (without having to take out a loan or start slinging dope) specs as follow;
Asus Z170 Hero ( was going...