WTB: i7 7700k, 1151 MOBO, DDR4 16 GB 3000 (preferred)

Discussion in 'For Sale / Trade' started by MuscleNerd, May 15, 2019.

  1. MuscleNerd

    MuscleNerd Limp Gawd

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    Trying to help a friend out on a build and just seeing what is out there.

    Looking for:

    i7 7700k

    1151 motherboard that supports 3000mhz + Ram (Matx or ATX)

    DDR4 16 gb or more 3000mhz (preferred)

    Thanks
     
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  3. BoiseTech

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    FYI the 7th gen and lower i7's are basically i5's now. New vulnerability has caused intel to recommend disabling Hyper threading.
     
  4. wadec22

    wadec22 2[H]4U

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    'Your old CPU is junk, buy the new one for $465 which has a 1% improvment in IPC over your 7 genertional old 2600k- thanks'
     
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    And still has the same vulnerabilities present.
     
  7. wadec22

    wadec22 2[H]4U

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    8th gen and 9th gen apparently have hardware fixes built in (according to article linked above)
     
  8. Spartacus09

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    Ah nice, didnt see that part, to be fair most users and many companies just say keeping the HT is an acceptable risk.