7 Replies Latest reply on Apr 16, 2018 2:19 PM by Intel Corporation

    i5-6600K.  Random freezes.  Several weeks apart.


      I have been having random freezes several weeks apart ever since I have built my computer in August of 2016.  I do not experience any blue screen of death except for one time when I receive this:https://i.imgur.com/mN1w0sT.jpg


      I would like some assistance in determining if my processor has an issue or not by using some elimination techniques.


      Below is my configuration, there has been no overclocking:


      CPU: Intel Core i5-6600K 3.5GHz 1151 Boxed Processor with Cooler Master Hyper 212 EVO - CPU Cooler with 120mm PWM Fan (RR-212E-20PK-R2)

      MOBO: GIGABYTE LGA1151 Intel Z170 ATX DDR4 Motherboards GA-Z170X-Gaming 3

      GPU: Gigabyte GeForce GTX 1070 G1 Gaming Video/Graphics Cards GV-N1070G1 GAMING-8GD

      SSD: Samsung 850 EVO - 500GB - 2.5-Inch SATA III Internal SSD (MZ-75E500B/AM)

      PSU: CORSAIR CXM series CX650M 650W 80 PLUS BRONZE Haswell Ready ATX12V & EPS12V Modular Power Supply

      RAM: G.SKILL Ripjaws V Series 16GB (2 x 8GB) 288-Pin DDR4 SDRAM DDR4 2400 (PC4 19200) Intel Z170 Platform / Intel X99 Platform Desktop Memory Model F4-2400C15D-16GVR

      CASE: NZXT S340 Mid Tower Case CA-S340MB-GR Matte Black/Red

      MONITOR: ASUS VG248QE 24" Full HD 1920x1080 144Hz 1ms HDMI Gaming Monitor

      OS: Windows 10 Pro 64 bit Vers. 10.0.16299