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    Intel CPU Help

    So I have an MSI pro Z690 motherboard I bought off of FB marketplace. It was sold to me not working and I bent pins back to fix it under a microscope. The socket for it is an LGA 1700 and I've never used Intel CPU's or their motherboards. I just want to test the board and was curious about what...
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    SOLD- Intel Core i7-12700KF + MSI Pro Z690-A DDR4 Motherboard + 32GB DDR4 RAM

    I am selling my Intel Core i7-12700KF Processor, MSI PRO Z690-A DDR4 motherboard and 32GB of Corsair Vengeance DDR4 RAM (16GX4M2B3200C16 - 16-18-18-36). This was used as my primary system for about 2 years and has worked flawlessly the entire time. All of the components are in good shape and...
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    [ALL ITEMS SOLD] FS: Sapphire Nitro 7900XTX,Intel 12600KF,4080 FE, Corsair DDR5, G.Skill Flare X5, ROG Strix Z690-G, ROG Strix B660-i

    I've accumulated too much and need to purge. Condition of all gear is excellent perfect working order from a clean non-smoking home. I purchased all gear new in box.I am based in the Dallas/Fort Worth metroplex and will meet locally at my choice of location within a 10 mile radius of my home in...
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    how to dissipate an m.2 ssd from the back, on a rog formula z690 motherboard

    Hello everyone, I just bought this rog formula z690 motherboard. and I have connected a 4tb capacity m.2 ssd, in the slot that has PCIe 3.0 x4 but in this slot, i have seen that it has a thermal pad and heatsink on the top and not on the bottom since in the other slots of PCIe 4.0 x4, if you...
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    FS: [PRICE DROP] [ALL SOLD] EVGA 3090Ti Hybrid, 3070Ti FE, 11th and 12th Gen Mobos and CPUs

    I have the list of hardware below available. Condition of all of it is excellent perfect working order. I am the first / only owner (with the exception of the 3070Ti I purchased BNIB from a [H] member) in a non-smoking home. Payment is accepted via Paypal F&F (G&S if you pay fee) or Zelle...
  6. Armenius

    ASUS Computer International Recalls ASUS ROG Maximus Z690 Hero Motherboards Due to Fire and Burn Hazards

    You may recall late last year that there were reports of the ASUS ROG Maximus Z690 Hero shorting and even burning up. Turns out that a capacitor was installed backward on the board, which is a potential fire hazard. The board has now been officially recalled in the USA...
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    WTB: Z690 ITX Motherboard

    Hi All, Looking to give ITX a try, so looking for any Intel Z690 ITX motherboard. DDR4 preferred, like the Gigabyte Z690i Aorus Ultra, but I'm open to a DDR5 board as well. I have a Gigabyte Z690 Aero G DDR4 ATX board with original box and cables to trade if interested, or I can just buy your...
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    This is brand new in box selling for $550 shipped not including PayPal fees.
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    FS: New Intel Core i7-12700KF + New MSI PRO Z690-A DDR4 Motherboard + Corsair 650W PSU

    I was recently gifted a brand new Intel Core i7 12700KF CPU and a MSI PRO Z690-A DDR4 Motherboard. I am selling these components as I am skipping this generation and saving for a future AMD build. The CPU and Motherboard are both BRAND NEW IN THE BOX. I am also selling a used Corsair CX650M...
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    WTF - Z690/uATX ?

    Looking over the list of Z690 mobos that are coming out early next month. The huge percentage of these are ATX or eATX. Since we are not relying on SLI/Crossfire that much these days I don't understand the need for a huge system. I've done ITX builds and managed to work out some tight situations...