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Now what would you say at load would be an average temp for the Q6600?
    
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...but can you do both at the same time?

AWMFUG multi-tasker.
    
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Now what would you say at load would be an average temp for the Q6600?
Some variables need to be established:

Stock / OC ?
Vcore
Ambient Temp
Type of cooling (air, water, phase)
Specifics of type of cooling (performance/tech specs).
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Some variables need to be established:

Stock / OC ?
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Specifics of type of cooling (performance/tech specs).
I jsut installed Core temp and the cores are reading 31c-34c...but in bios its much higher..in the 40's
    
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I jsut installed Core temp and the cores are reading 31c-34c...but in bios its much higher..in the 40's
See comment below.

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you're in BIOS...your system is NOT idle....(unless something has changed with the C2D's)
Last time I heard, the load was about 75%

...can anyone confirm that?

Load temps take precedence over idle temps. For example:

27C Idle / 38C load > 23C idle / 45C load
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yah, that's what I read too...around 70/75% load in BIOS...not sure if it's on all cores or just 1 though...

not sure why it would need 70% in BIOS anyway , but whatever...
    
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