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so im kinda new to overclocking and this is what ive got for my core temps running at 3.2GHZ (stock 2.66) with prime 95 on small fft after 1 hour
Core temp
0 - 63
1 - 53
2 - 53
3 - 51

Realtemp
0 - 59
1 - 52
2 - 53
3 - 52

is there something wrong with my core0 ive reseated at least 5 times with artic silver 5.

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What are you using to measure the temps with? I recommend HWMonitor 1.17

Could just be a bad sensor, are the diferences at idle the same?
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Yeh its about 7c difference at idle is it rare for A faulty temp sensor?
    
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Originally Posted by theodorou View Post
Yeh its about 7c difference at idle is it rare for A faulty temp sensor?
No its not rare at all for the cores temps to be that far apart from one another. What app are you using to read temps with?

EDIT: Okay I see that you are using real temp and core temp to monitor temps with. I missed that in your first post. Its possible that your cooler could be cocked a little but I seriously doubt it because I have seen a lot of users state the exact same thing you have on 775 Quads and duals. as well as 1156 and 1366 sockets.
Edited by Voltage_Drop - 1/29/11 at 8:13am
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