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Old 10-23-2004, 05:03 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Question AMD Thunderbird 1.2Ghz Temperature

I am running a AMD Thunderbird 1.2Ghz and i want to know what is the max temperature it can handle or what is should be at, currently i am using about 10% CPU usage and it is at 55ºC, i used to have the case sides off and it was about 45 ish, personally i think this is abit high and it kinda worryin. AMDs are capable of running at higher temperatures that Intel CPUs though arnt they?

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Old 10-23-2004, 05:56 PM   #2 (permalink)
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thats abnormally high even for amd's
it should be around 35-45 idle and like 45-50something underload

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Old 10-23-2004, 06:24 PM   #3 (permalink)
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I've just read somewhere that 95ºC is the critical temperature does that sound crazy to anyone else?

If that is correct then should be safe, well i hope so.
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