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How hot is too hot for the nforce4? My mobo is the one in my sig. Mine idles at 35ish and then goes up to 50ish under load. How hot is too hot? I 've heard of people having false readings, and I've heard 61c is normal. +reps for good info.


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Been wondering the same thing, ill give +reps too
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65C-70C max would be fine

IIRC they're rated at an insanely high number, like upper 90C
    
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mine runs at about 50C with at stock volts...i'm thinking its good to at least 65C?
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mine says it runs at max 35C is the highest i see it at full load.. around 28c when idle. I got a somewat crappy NF4 board i think anyways but it still pretty good i think.

Of course i use the Nvidia software monitor to see that... havent had luck getting other monitoring programs to work right...nothing like seeing -159C on ur cpu then 50C the next second later lol
 
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