I have an e6600 with the stock cooler and just browsing the web with no other programs running my cpu temp is 45*C and my mobo is 39*C, which seems kinda high for what i'm doing...
I remember one site overclocked the E6600 to 4.0 GHz on air with that Tuniq Tower. Pretty amazing!cabbspapp said:Stock heatsinks aren't known for being spectacular for cooling. The first thing I would do is reseat it with some Arctic Silver 5, clean out any dust on the heatsink, and move wires out the way of airflow, if they are in the way.
Personally, I would get this:
If that's too much, then get this: