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Old 05-03-2007, 04:07 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default ROFL, anyone think I need a new case?

My CPU temp under moderate load is 50C with the side Panel on.

It drops to 43C when I take the panel off.... Think I need a new case lol?
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Default Re: ROFL, anyone think I need a new case?

Nope , you dont need a new case .

That is fine temp for a AMD CPU ... u have a central heating system lol
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Default Re: ROFL, anyone think I need a new case?

No need for a new case. Those temperatures are good. If you get additional fans, it will probably lower, a few more degrees.
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Default Re: ROFL, anyone think I need a new case?

Yes, as mentioned, that isn't too bad. You might want to clean out the case, and take off the front panel and clear out the dust. Might also want to consider new fans.

You could take the heatsink off the CPU, and clean it and the CPU Heat shield, and put some new thermal paste on it... that did the trick for me when I had cooling issues in the SN25P.
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