Images: 9th Gen Intel Core i9-9900K Sets Overclocking Records

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Photo 1: Professional overclocker Joe “Steponz” Stepongzi uses liquid hydrogen to cool a 9th Gen Intel Core i9-9900K processor during an extreme overclocking demonstration Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, at Intel’s Fall Desktop Launch in New York City. Stepongzi was one of two overclockers who used liquid nitrogen to carefully chill the Intel Core i9-9900K to extremely low temperatures – to triple digits below zero – to achieve chip frequencies and performance far greater than off-the-shelf specs. (Credit: Intel Corporation)

Photo 2: Professional overclocker Allen “Splave” Golibersuch carefully cools a 9th Gen Intel Core i9-9900K processor with liquid nitrogen during an extreme overclocking demonstration Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, at Intel’s Fall Desktop Launch in New York City. Professional overclockers broke 16 HWBOT benchmark records, including a world record score, using the i9-9900K processor as part of the extreme overclocking demonstration. (Credit: Intel Corporation)

Photo 3: Professional overclocker Joe “Steponz” Stepongzi carefully pours liquid nitrogen over a running 9th Gen Intel Core i9-9900K processor during an extreme overclocking demonstration Monday, Oct. 8, 2018, at Intel’s Fall Desktop Launch in New York City. The i9-9900K has a stock base frequency of 3.6 GHz, but the professional overclockers nearly doubled that to 7.1 GHz on all cores with extreme cooling. (Credit: Intel Corporation)

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