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post #3455 of (permalink) Old 01-05-2019, 02:59 AM
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Quote: Originally Posted by VeritronX View Post
I can get my VRM's to 100C+ with my R7 1700 at 4Ghz 1.38v because I'm using the EK supremacy evo AM4 block and there's not much airflow near them.. If I got a 2700X and overclocked it this much the board would likely run into thermal shutdown. I'm holding off on fitting the monoblock until I get one of the new 7nm cpus, but I have one sitting here ready. The monoblock is half price because it's basically on clearance, eventually they won't be available anymore.
When will the new 7nm CPUs be released?

i5 8600K OC 5.0GHz
Noctua NH-U14S
Motherboard Gigabyte Z370-HD3
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