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hi guys,

I just did a little overclocking and i was confused by my cpu's load temps. I did a mild overclock of about 100 Mhz and the load temps i got from running two X-stress programs were 55 and 54 celcius for 10 minutes.



but when i used TAT for 100% cpu load, my cpu tempurature shot up dramatically. The load temperatures were 74 and 70 celcius in just 1 minute.



My question is which load temp is accurate? Both of the programs showed 100% CPU usage but the load temperatures were very different.

Btw, my idle temperatures are 43 and 41 celcius.
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What's your vcore at? Also have you downloaded speedfan, or everest? They are semi-accurate. And you do have stock cooling so that's a major factor, although it still seems high.
    
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my vcore is stock
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my vcore is stock
Get speedfan and see what it says when your at full load, and maybe decrease your vcore, you should be able to get that oc with a lower vcore(if i'm wrong someone tell me now). Also you may want to think about aftermarket cooling(the BT is a nice choice, although i'm bias)
    
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