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post #21 of 34
It could be. 25°C is 77°F.

Edit: Yeah, the last thing you want your CPU doing is smoking. That's a bad habit.
post #22 of 34
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lol hopefully it doesnt start smoking i owuld prolly just kick the computer down the stairs and siht on it
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post #23 of 34
you will never get the right temp lol do what i do, get a temp program, get your temps at stock setting (no it wont be right but you will find out what im doing) now overclock and compare your temps with your stock settings.
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whats should i trust? i would think that it would run cooler with water than with 6 fans
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post #25 of 34
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I will try that mabye i can get a good grasp from the although like i said when it was running stock it was about 11 celsius idle and now at 3.6 is running at 25 idle.. i guess i just freak out when i read the others and they say almost 70
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post #26 of 34
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I felt the cpu heatsink and it is barely even warm
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post #27 of 34
ok it sounds like you dont have your HSF seated right. and also please edit posts instead of double posting. your heatsink should be cold to the touch. mine is.
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post #28 of 34
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alright i will do and i will get back to ya
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post #29 of 34
Yeah, my Tuniq Tower is always cold to the touch. That's always a good sign.
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Originally Posted by G|F.E.A.D|Killa View Post
you will never get the right temp lol do what i do, get a temp program, get your temps at stock setting (no it wont be right but you will find out what im doing) now overclock and compare your temps with your stock settings.
Ah, get a base line! Good idea!!!
post #30 of 34
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Originally Posted by 5CheeseLasagna View Post
Yeah, my Tuniq Tower is always cold to the touch. That's always a good sign.

Ah, get a base line! Good idea!!!
thats what i do. at stock i was at 40C and 45C load and overclocked i was at 43C and 53C load.
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