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Can this be correct?!????!! Currently, my room temperature is about 23.5°C, and this is what I get on idle on my XP partition!!!!!!



And here are my load temperatures.


Edited by Floy - 4/8/10 at 1:38pm
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Temps can't be lower than ambient with air cooling. Also, idle temps are largely meaningless unless they are too high. Your load temps are fantastic, I'm guessing that 1.25Vcore helps a lot.
    
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Temps can't be lower than ambient with air cooling. Also, idle temps are largely meaningless unless they are too high. Your load temps are fantastic, I'm guessing that 1.25Vcore helps a lot.
Exactly what I was going to say

Excellent temps bro. With1.44375v vcore I get loads of 69C in Orthos (Small FFTs) with about 69F ambient temps. What's 69 in Celcius... 20 somethin'? This cooler is pretty fricken sweet
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I know that the CPU's minimum temperature usually is the room temperature, but this all just seems so real. Everything seems to be running fine. All other components are very cool. Before I got my custom mount for the cooler, I would always run at about room temperature. Now that my cooler is facing the right away (blowing towards the back of the case), I feel like I have much better temperatures. When I first installed, I was running at room temperature. I'm using AS5 which has a burn-in time. Is this the burn-in time kicking in?

I also do have excellent airflow in my system.
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I know that the CPU's minimum temperature usually is the room temperature, but this all just seems so real. Everything seems to be running fine. All other components are very cool. Before I got my custom mount for the cooler, I would always run at about room temperature. Now that my cooler is facing the right away (blowing towards the back of the case), I feel like I have much better temperatures. When I first installed, I was running at room temperature. I'm using AS5 which has a burn-in time. Is this the burn-in time kicking in?

I also do have excellent airflow in my system.
AS5 has a burn in time of around 200 hours... So after about 8 days the burn in time should be over and your temps should become what you will normally see (usually better than when first installing it ).
Pics of airflow?
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Yup AS5 has burn in time, maybe it kicked in and dropped those C's for you.
Jealous of 20c though :\\
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Yup AS5 has burn in time, maybe it kicked in and dropped those C's for you.
Jealous of 20c though :\\
Ya I know the feeling my idle temps at 4GHz are 44C with MX-2
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Here is a picture of my case and cable mangement. There are no cables hanging loose. The power cable for my sound card is tied to the motherboard tray. I also added the locations of my fans and labeled them with my wonderful paint skills. Blue is intake, red is exhaust. My Xigmatek fan is blowing air into the cooler and from there two the back.



Here is the area of the second front fan. It's the top one on the front.
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I kind of want to try the push/pull with some gentle typhoons but it got pricey .-.
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Tizmo- Very nice temps!
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