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Core Temp is sowing my cores temperature @~ 54C while AIDA64 is showing the cores @~ 45C

which one is wrong?
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post #2 of 33
I would trust AIDA64 but you can try another monitoring program like HWMonitor to see if the temps are close to any one of them.
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thanks, i will do that right away!
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post #4 of 33
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HWMonitor doesn't show the cores temperature, just showing that the CPU is @~ 45C wth.gif
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post #5 of 33
Is the average temperature in HWMonitor same as the temp in AIDA64? I would also suggest trying Realtemp if you want to see your core temps.
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CPU T AIDA64 is @~42C while CPU T HWMonitor is @~45C,

i just tried RealTemp and its showing the same core T as CoreTemp (~55C)

which ones to trust? biggrin.gif
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post #7 of 33
I would trust Realtemp because after searching around I discovered that HWMonitor is very inaccurate and Realtemp seems to be the program that most people use. I would calibrate Realtemp if you want more accurate temps.
post #8 of 33
Core temp sometimes needs its TjMax adjusted properly for your processor. For the Q6600, you would set your offset for -10 since the TjMax is 90C. That is, unless it is a B3 stepping, then it would be 80C (so -20) for the offset.
 
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post #9 of 33
Quote:
Originally Posted by omari79 View Post

Core Temp is sowing my cores temperature @~ 54C while AIDA64 is showing the cores @~ 45C

which one is wrong?

core temp shows 20'c more than cpuid hwmon for me, which one is wrong? coretemp is broken in my opinion.
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post #10 of 33
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Originally Posted by Lord Xeb View Post

Core temp sometimes needs its TjMax adjusted properly for your processor. For the Q6600, you would set your offset for -10 since the TjMax is 90C. That is, unless it is a B3 stepping, then it would be 80C (so -20) for the offset.

it's a G0, how can adjust the TjMax?
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core temp shows 20'c more than cpuid hwmon for me, which one is wrong? coretemp is broken in my opinion.

i hope so mate, cause CoreTemp is showing ~83C under P95 biggrin.gif
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