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How is it possible for something in my tower to get over 200 degrees! That's insane! And how can it go from 39(extremely low) to 202(INSANELY high)?
    
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Probably a faulty sensor.

Who is the chick on your wallpaper? She's hot.
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Because it is either a bad sensor, bad application or bad cooling. I would try coretemp and realtemp and see how they compare. Also, if it is indeed that high, I would look to see why. CPU cores can get up to 95C or higher without shutting down. (it all depends on the thermal spec of said CPU)
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who is that woman!!!!!!!!!!


p.s. bad sensor?
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I was hoping it was a faulty sensor....I can't imagine anything getting 200 degrees...

My cousins CPU sensor says his is at ~50F which I know can't be true cause it's on stock air cooling. He has the same CPU as mine except his is Brisbane and mine is Windsor.

And the chick is Keeley Hazell. And yes she is hot lol
    
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Maybe its in KELVINS!
Anyways, its most likely a faulty sensor, you could always double check by manually checking the temps, but I'm pretty sure its not going to be that high.
BTW, get a theme manager for Windows XP, the default looks ugly...
    
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hot women is just warming up your sensor
    
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Originally Posted by xHassassin View Post
Maybe its in KELVINS!
Anyways, its most likely a faulty sensor, you could always double check by manually checking the temps, but I'm pretty sure its not going to be that high.
BTW, get a theme manager for Windows XP, the default looks ugly...
How do I get a theme manager? Is it free? I really don't care enough to pay for it....
    
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