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    Linpack Xtreme Released

    Hi I've been seeing some conflicting info on the residuals having to all be the same and so I was wondering if you could provide a link to an article/documentation on why AVX float math isn't always consistent.
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    GIGABYTE Unveils Z490 AORUS Master WaterForce Motherboard with AIO Monoblock

    The VRM on this board doesn't need heatsinks.
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    ASRock Z490 AQUA Helps Set Four 10th Gen Core Records

    There's a mistake in that version of the video.
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    Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4-5000 MHz CL18 2x 8 GB

    the IMC on those won't run these.
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    Ballistix Elite DDR4-3600 CL16 4x8GB

    These sticks should be top bin Micron rev E. Should try them on looser timings like 19-23-23-40. My 3000 CL15 sticks does 4400 on those timings.
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    ASUS Unveils the ROG Zenith Extreme Alpha X399 Motherboard

    I'm currently more intrested in getting the X299 Rampage 6 Extreme Omega. That has the same VRM as this but I have a 7940X and a 7740X for that board where as I have 0 threadrippers for this one.
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    EVGA GeForce RTX 2080 Ti Kingpin Pictured in the Flesh

    So far every KPE card has had a public XOC BIOS without any power limit.
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    XFX Radeon RX 590 Fatboy 8 GB

    The exposed top of an IR3578 is connected to the switch node not ground.
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    GIGABYTE Z390 Aorus Elite Pictured, New Round of Branding Chaos Incoming

    LGA1151 doesn't have a FIVR.
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    EVGA X299 DARK BIOS Update Includes In-BIOS Stress Test and OC Robot

    DARK benches around 3900+ with 12-11-11-28-1T. OCF drops mem channels past 3800 CL12 and won't even boot 4000 CL14 for me(which the DARK does easy). I do better on the DARK than with the OCF when it comes to scores also the DARK is IMO much easier to bench with(though that's personal...
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    EVGA X299 DARK BIOS Update Includes In-BIOS Stress Test and OC Robot

    Compared to the X299 OC Formula on Skylake X the DARK does way better on memory overclocking especially on the latest XOC BIOS.
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    Intel Core i7-8086K Listed, First 5.00 GHz Processor

    Um what about the FX 9590?
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    Team Group Announces ASUS TUF Gaming Co-branded T-Force DDR4 Memory

    3600 CL19 is probably viable on 4Gb and 8Gb AFR maybe even some Micron ICs. I wouldn't buy these with hopes of B-die.
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    Resurrecting an old HD7970?

    Check if the card has all it's voltages working. If it doesn't then it's just a matter of fixing a faulty VRM. If the voltages are present but the card doesn't work then there's probably something wrong with the die and any of those issues are generally not repairable(at least not permanently).
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    The Ncore V1 is the World's First Naked Die Cooling Waterblock for LGA1151 CPUs

    I have one for testing: Not sure when I will be done with testing though.