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Old June 18, 2009, 09:50 AM
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My i7 at 4.2 peaks out around 60 under load. Idles around 40. Your temps are acceptable. Remember the sensors are not very accurate. They are calibrated at tj max and are +/- 5c at idle.
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Old June 18, 2009, 10:37 AM
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Originally Posted by quikgp View Post
seriously eh? so i7 chips run DAMN hot then?
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Old June 18, 2009, 02:06 PM
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swiftech triple rad with 4870 in the loop my idle is 40 37 39 36 that's with HT on and turbo(always on 21x180 bclk) load never goeas above 76 and that's with an ambient of almost 30c. rest in sig ( p.s those temps look fine it seems like everyone has forgotten the pentium stovetop cooker that came free with all those pentium 4 computers a few years ago)
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