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Old February 8, 2014, 05:37 AM
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I was recently using prime95 to check my 2600k' temperature @ 4.7ghz. I was wondering what is the normal temperature when of 2600k @ 4.7ghz on load?

Ambient Temperature: 22*C according to phone S4 (not sure if accurate)
Core 0-3: between 60*C and 70*C (core 1&2 higher than core 0&3)
Using a H100 cooler pulling air from top of case.
Tower is in an enclosed space around the side and top
The Top and Side has about 3 inches of breathing room.
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Old February 8, 2014, 12:05 PM
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The problem is there's no such thing as normal when OC'ing due to the wide variety of cooling options.

I prefer not to push my CPU temps past 75, but that's just me.
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Old February 25, 2014, 01:59 PM
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75 is the highest you wanna go
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Old February 25, 2014, 07:30 PM
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basically, you're fine, don't worry too much about core fluctuations.
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