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When unlocking cores, how do i find out what my core temps are? Is it x degrees higher than cpu socket temp - heat caused by case heat or something like that?
Edited by ruarcs30 - 1/29/12 at 3:44pm
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You lose your core temps when you unlock, but the Socket or Package temp should still work. That's always higher than the individual core temps anyway, best to go by that one even if your core temps are working.
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So cpu socket temps are allways higher than the cpu cores?
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So cpu socket temps are allways higher than the cpu cores?

Yes, and more relevant too. The socket temp is the temp of the entire chip, so it's what you should be referencing to when tuning your cooling, changing fans, etc.
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Great:-) I was fearing that core temp was higher, good that wasn't the case,hehe:)
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