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Unprecedented 7068.52 MHz with Retail Intel® Core™ i7-4770K

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Posted August 16, 2013 by Kevin in CPU & Motherboards

World Record with store-bought CPU and MSI Z87 XPOWER

The new Z87 XPOWER, the top of the line overclocking motherboard recently broke all previous overclocking records for the Intel® Core™ i7-4770K by validating a smashing 7068.52 MHz clock speed. All previous records were set on Engineering samples unavailable to normal users and the Z87 XPOWER record was set on a Retail CPU available in stores right now. This latest score puts MSI firmly at the top of Z87 Overclocking leaderboards.

Check the validated HWBot.org rankings here: Rankings
Check the Overlocking Knights record here: 7068.52 MHz
CPU-Z validation link: here

Best choice in overclocking – MSI Z87 Overclocking series

With the continuation of the design principles of the Z77 MPOWER, which are: Easy Overclocking and Top Stability, MSI Z87 Overclocking series features record holding motherboards such as the Z87 MPOWER, Z87 MPOWER SP, Z87 MPOWER MAX and Z87 XPOWER. In fact 2 out of 3 the fastest Z87 Motherboards on HWBot.org are MSI Z87 OC motherboards. This includes the highest clock-speed for a retail processor. This extreme performance stems from OC Certified testing principle, the use of Military Class 4 components and the integration of the MSI/Intel® Extreme Tuning Utility.

About MSI

Since its founding in 1986 MSI strives to provide excellent products based on its core values —“Innovation” and “Style”. The results are products with superior performance, trusted reliability, an excellent user experience and expressive style. MSI motherboards and graphics cards are found among the top 3 in the world because of their great quality and maximum productivity. Our hard work have led us to become one of the finest brands in the industry with accumulated sales in more than 120 countries, 150 million motherboard users and 100 million graphics card users worldwide. MSI has won nearly 8,000 award recognitions from 350 different media in 50 countries worldwide. MSI will continue to pioneer in the area of global consumer electronics technology with the needs of hardware enthusiasts, gamers and consumers at its core. For more information about MSI, go to eu.msi.com.


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