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Offline splerdu

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Coffee Lake Reviews
« on: October 06, 2017, 04:33:15 AM »
Techreport: A little dip into overclocking, + a lot of games!
http://techreport.com/review/32642/intel-core-i7-8700k-cpu-reviewed/

TPU (low-res gaming for maximum CPU, performance summaries):
https://www.techpowerup.com/reviews/Intel/Core_i7_8700K/

G3D:
http://www.guru3d.com/articles-pages/intel-core-i7-8700k-processor-review,1.html

HH:
https://hothardware.com/reviews/intel-core-i7-8700k-and-core-i5-8400-coffee-lake-processor-review

Tom's:
http://www.tomshardware.com/reviews/intel-coffee-lake-i7-8700k-cpu,5252.html

Ars:
https://arstechnica.com/gadgets/2017/10/intel-coffee-lake-8700k-review/

Anandtech (Early results that seem a bit wonky. In a bunch of their tests it's actually the old Haswell-E and Broadwell-E on top with both Coffee and Ryzen seemingly slow. The i5-8400 would even occasionally outperform the 8700k)
https://www.anandtech.com/show/11859/the-anandtech-coffee-lake-review-8700k-and-8400-initial-numbers
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Re: Coffee Lake Reviews
« Reply #1 on: October 06, 2017, 04:38:23 AM »
Servers are getting pwned right now, but based on TR's Hitman results I can safely say that OC 2600k is still fast enough lol /s


Ars starts right off with a tl;dr:
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Intel Coffee Lake Core i7-8700K review: The best gaming CPU you can buy
It even beats an eight-core Ryzen in many content creation appsóbut boy does it run hot.
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Re: Coffee Lake Reviews
« Reply #2 on: October 06, 2017, 09:52:44 PM »
if only i didn't have kids and had more money to upgrade... lol
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