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What should i use to measure the temperature of my computer? Im looking to have something on the outside that tells me how hot it is so i can monitor it while im playing games.
    
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Well - The easiest way to monitor temps is with RealTemp or CoreTemp, Everest, or Speedfan. These programs can be run in the taskbar and will give you your temps.
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Originally Posted by clbkdaz View Post
Well - The easiest way to monitor temps is with RealTemp or CoreTemp, Everest, or Speedfan. These programs can be run in the taskbar and will give you your temps.
Yea, but he said that he wants to monitor the temps while running games, thus he would want some kind of separate display.

Grab one of those LCD temperature displays. You can mount them inside or outside your case or even just set them on your desk - wherever you want. You can find them on Newegg, www.crazypc.com, and many other PC component websites. (Just do a search for temperature display or temperature gauge)

There are various models that you can get, ranging from $5-$200, all having different features and different numbers of thermometers.

I'm planning on getting some to monitor my CPU, 2 GPU's, and NB when I do my new build. I'm trying to find a nice display than can display all four temps in one.
Edited by Maytridy - 6/26/08 at 7:31am
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