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I keep reading different things,

i just read like 2 or 3 that said keep it under 70C.

some that just said 60C.

but what is the max temp an i7 should see while playing games?
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I keep reading different things,

i just read like 2 or 3 that said keep it under 70C.

some that just said 60C.

but what is the max temp an i7 should see while playing games?
well its all personal preference. i say below 70C for daily use
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I'd say 70-75C max for gaming/everyday use.

Mine hits 60 or so.
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post #4 of 8
55-65C is what I'm getting while I'm gaming.
post #5 of 8
I used to get 55 tops while gaming
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anything below 80 is fine.. 85c while folding.
    
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post #7 of 8
75c tops for daily use, but it's not like you're chip will actually be damaged unless it hits above 105c
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I keep reading different things,

i just read like 2 or 3 that said keep it under 70C.

some that just said 60C.

but what is the max temp an i7 should see while playing games?
max from intel is 100C, anything below that is personal preference. I say 80C and below when stress testing and you are good to go.
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