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Old 1 week ago
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Sound from speakers during CPU load

Hello,
I'm getting a high pitch sound from my speakers during CPU load over 1GHz. Below there's zero pitch sound. I've read a bunch of threads all over the internet but haven't found a solution yet.

I'm also using a wireless headset with my computer without problem.

CPU: Intel Core i7 7700k
Headset: Astro A50
Sound system: KRK 10S & 2 KRK VXT 4
Old 1 week ago
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Are you using an audio interface, or do you have the speakers plugged directly into the computer? If you're using a USB interface, you might be hearing some USB noise through the speakers.
Old 1 week ago
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Try another power supply, or if its a lappy, test by unplugging the psu and running on battery.

Some cheap switching psu have bad rectifier circuits and squeal under load. You'll hear it coming from the psu itself and often it will bleed into the audio.
Old 4 days ago
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Apparently, the OP got his answer on another forum. Nice of him to let us know. Unparticipating.
Old 3 days ago
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Had an eye on this tread as I am having same trouble. Would be good for more info
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