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We normally measure 'ambient' as being the air outside of the case as the air inside your case is always being warmed up by many components.

You can simply position the probe say just in front or behind one of your intake fans so that it directly senses the air coming into the case.

Just ensure that the probe is no where near any heat generating sources such as your rads, fan motors etc.
Edited by Costas - 11/9/15 at 8:10pm
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ambient temps are the room temp.
 
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post #13 of 14
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Costas View Post

We normally measure 'ambient' as being the air outside of the case as the air inside your case is always being warmed up by many components.

You can simply position the probe say just in front or behind one of your intake fans so that it directly senses the air coming into the case.

Just ensure that the probe is no where near any heat generating sources such as your rads, fan motors etc.

Quote:
Originally Posted by Radnad View Post

ambient temps are the room temp.

Perfect, thank you, so right now 29.3C in front of my front radiator and in front of those fans.

36.1C is my coolant temp after a good 6 hours of gaming BF4 and H1Z1, both pretty GPU intense games.
post #14 of 14
6.8 delta is extremely respectable, be proud
 
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