New record: Intel Core i7-7740K overclocked to 7.5 GHz

During the recent Computex 2017 EPS, Gigabyte X299 OC Gathering the overclocker trying to “squeeze” the maximum X299 platform. TeamAU team has managed to reach to measure 7.5 GHz Intel Core i7-7740K generation Kaba Lake.

This curling multiplier at 100 MHz bus speed, wherein the cut-off was the x75 multiplier. The processor had two active cores of four. The base plate the model MSI X299 SOC Champion was a main storage 16 gigabytes of Corsair Vengeance LPX 4333 MHz clock pulse. All powered source Corsair AX 1500i.

Only the air or water cooling it was not enough, but require the liquid helium having temperature at -250 °C.