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So, after just screwing the thing in a little tighter, my temps haven't hit 80 yet. I'm hopeful.

Three tests into prime95 and coretemp (typically the hottest of the temperature programs with my system) is showing a- damn just hit 80 while I was typing this, but only on one core. The other three are lower.


All other programs are showing a sub-75 average across all four cores.
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That`s really sad m8! I wish you could run your system @25°C
My best wishes!
// It think it would be a wicked idea to use IBT instead of prime o_O
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So, after just screwing the thing in a little tighter, my temps haven't hit 80 yet. I'm hopeful.

Three tests into prime95 and coretemp (typically the hottest of the temperature programs with my system) is showing a- damn just hit 80 while I was typing this, but only on one core. The other three are lower.


All other programs are showing a sub-75 average across all four cores.
so better result
screw it until it would allow you to, don't worry it is safe
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taken moments ago:



I sense moar overclocking in this chip's future
    
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post #25 of 27
I get about the same temps with my h70 @ 1.36v, although only 1 core goes above 80 the rest mid 70's and they stay there.. so seems about right

if you want more cooling go for fully water :/
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lol, you got way too many cracked progs on your system
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Do this: compare your temps with the side panel on and the side panel off. If you get better temps with the side panel off, then you need better airflow.

When I mount my D14, my TIM amounts to about three grains of shortgrain rice.

Here's a couple of pics of the rear fan position:






Here it is from the top. My case sits under a shelf so nobody sees this. The shelf also limits the height of any case that I might get.

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