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Old 11-11-2004, 12:41 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey guys, I guess this question has been ansked 100s of times, but I'm in a bit of a hurry to find out what the te,perature should be. Please post in degrees Celcius:Thanks!:beard:
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as long as it isn't over 100F, you won't have any problems, although 100f is a bit hot, my drives are like 90F
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Geez mine is hanging around 48C. I need some cooling then. I spose it is hot outside though and fairly hot in my room!
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i have a seagate 7200rpm HD with this cooler http://www.newegg.com/app/ViewProduc...888-105&depa=0 and my temp never goes over 30c and i have poor case cooling.
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Maxtor 40gb IDE 7200rpm 2mb cache 26c
Seagate 160gb SATA 7200rpm 8mb cache 30c
In Antec P160 with 2 120mm 2000rpm fans (1 in front , 1 in back)
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wat program are you using to find the temps of ur HDDs?
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wat program are you using to find the temps of ur HDDs?
Speedfan!
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Any links where I can find it?
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i googled and found loads of links. try it. dunno whats happening with my HDDs cos its in raid0 its picking it up as one disk reading 43-44C lol wonder wat this is actually
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I want to get a cooler but im not sure where it would fit. My two HDD's are right next to each other. How would it go in my case?
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