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Old 11-03-2007, 09:59 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Hey guys,
I've recently put a Thermaltake Mini-Typhoon on my cpu as it was idling around 52C (and close to 65-70C under full load) and I thought this was a tad too high.

At the moment according to Core Temp Beta 0.94 my temps are the following:

Core #0 = 42C

Core #1 = 42C

T-Junction = 85C (I don't know what this is so if anyone has any idea plz let me know )

Are these temps ok? Remembering it is just coming to Summer down here in Australia and average temps outside are getting close to 27C and they will only get hotter.

Under load (Prime95) Running a Torture Test (In-Place Large FFT's, i.e. Maximum heat, power consumption, some RAM tested) for 15mins the Maximum Temps were the following,

Core #0 = 56C

Core #1 = 52C

So I'm relatively happy with that, now im going to start some overclocking by just upping the FSB and disabling EIST and C1E.

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T-junction is the maximum temp.

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^ yep... just drop it to like 70.. but don't go past 60... period!!! (on a Core 2 Duo anyways)
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