At the end of the Computex 2017 computer exhibition, Gigabyte OC Lab held X299 OC event, which brought together several leading Overclockers.
Intel Core i7-7740K Overclocked To 7.5 GHz Set Number Of World Records
HiCookie and Sofos Overclocking masters together with TeamAU set number of OC world records. The “magnificent five” with high-end Gigabyte X299-SOC Champion motherboard and Intel Core i7-7740K processor from Intel’s new Kaby Lake X lineup based on LGA2066 Socket successfully achieved the mark of 7.5 GHz, simultaneously updating the world records in the disciplines of 3DMark 03, Aquamark, and 3DMark 06 on one and two GPU.
The composition of the test stand also includes a set of G.Skill Trident-Z RAM and Aorus GeForce GTX 1080 Ti Xtreme Edition graphics cards. For extreme cooling liquid helium was used, which allowed to reduce CPU temperatures to -250 ° C.