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what cpu core should i go by for temp? one is 70 while the other is 63, which should i use? the lower or higher?
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post #2 of 8
You should have 4 (core 0, 1, 2, 3). I always go by the highest core under load...
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ah ok thx guys!
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post #4 of 8
If you're talking about multiple temps in a single program, I usually go by the hottest temp.
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post #5 of 8
Yup. Determine your "safe" temperature by the hottest core.
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post #6 of 8
Don't know what you mean by 'cpu score by temps' what is it that you are trying to do? Temps usually peak and then average out.
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I just monitor core 1 it's always hottest/most used.
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thx to u all, just wanted to make sure!
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