Intel i7 freeze Tags: CPUs Intel i7 Last response: November 23, 2011 4:31 PM in CPUs Share mrtiwaz November 23, 2011 3:43:32 PM Hello, i got 2 friends that build there pc's with i7 cpu but both of them freeze randomly how can this be ? they both use corsair ram ddr3 and cpu socket 1366 what sould be the problem? they dont bluescreen or crash they just freeze up so you have to reset pc More about : intel freeze IntelEnthusiast a c 190 à CPUs November 23, 2011 3:57:50 PM Check the drivers. Most cases like this are caused with out of date drivers for the audio or video card. Christian Wood Intel Enthusiast Team seogoat a b à CPUs November 23, 2011 4:13:47 PM Make sure ram speed, timings and voltage are set correctly. Hopefully cpu temps aren't too high. Double check cpu temps with speed fan; if they are high, I wouldn't use the standard Intel heatsink/fan, get something cooler. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Feldii November 23, 2011 4:31:03 PM Also make sure that your motherboard's BIOS is up to date. That should fix any known CPU or chipset issues. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !