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I just bought an i7 970, upgrading from a 920. After i got done installing it turned it on went into BIOS the temps where reading 10 degrees Celsius. Then i just overclocked it this morning to 4.4 Ghz at 1.33V and the temp is at 13 degrees Celsius.

Should be worried? because everything seems to be running just fine even before the overclock.
Edited by Upgraydd - 1/7/11 at 9:40pm
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What kind of cooling device do you use on this CPU? It seems to run too cool unless you are running some kind of extreme liquid cooling or nitro.
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Faulty sensor, it is physically impossible to have CPU temps lower than room temperature, and I seriously doubt that your room temps is 13C.
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The BIOS temps are not correct, cause there is no way that any cpu would be 10C, what about the temps that Coretemp, or any temperatures meters on win 7? Im sure your temperature are fine but the temps in the BIOs are wrong
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You need to put it under load to get accurate readings. There probably isn't anything wrong with it at all; the sensor is just grossly inaccurate at idle.
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