MSI Z87 GD65 Gaming Review

Temperatures and Power Draw

MSI Z87 GD65 Gaming Review

Temperatures

The i7-4770K certainly is a toasty thing. When a H100i with some high quality fans running hard still struggles to tame the temperatures then you know that a dedicated water loop with a giant radiator is mandatory for high overclocks.

Power Draw

With the slightly faster stock speed and the much higher overclock, it's not a surprise to see the MSI draw more power than the D3HP, although it's still lower than the 3rd Generation setup.

 

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01-06-2013, 14:36:34

yassarikhan786
£157 is a massive bargain for the features it provides. Lovin' the fact that they provide 8 SATA 6 ports and improved on board audio.

Awesome review as always TTLQuote

01-06-2013, 15:48:07

AverageNinja
Awesome review! This thing is amazing for the price! I want.Quote

01-06-2013, 16:06:13

WillSK
Great review Tom, can't wait to see what the MPower brings in comparison. As for the CPU temps, looks like we could see delidding again due to the temps. It's a shame intel haven't addressed that issueQuote

01-06-2013, 16:11:21

MacLeod
Christ-a-mighty TTL! GTX780, GTX770, Haswell and now a new motherboard review. Have you slept at all in the last few weeks?Quote

01-06-2013, 16:25:06

tinytomlogan
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Originally Posted by MacLeod View Post
Christ-a-mighty TTL! GTX780, GTX770, Haswell and now a new motherboard review. Have you slept at all in the last few weeks?
Check the front page and the YouTube channel mate. You guys need to remember you dont pay for any of this.....


Thats why you should be thanking us by clicking ads Quote
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