09-17-2006, 09:02 PM
| | Re: Temperatures too high?, or not:
<firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote in message
> Pete wrote:
>> I have an AMD Athlon Dual Core 4600+ and the core temperature runs a
>> consistent 52 degrees (c). The MB runs about 41(c). Is this CPU running
>> hot? The board is an ASUS.
> Not dangerously hot, but warm enough to see what you can do about
> cooling it better. As your motherboard temp is also high, it's probably
> a matter of adding case fans /improving airflow.
I tried ventilating it better, but the temperatures didn't change. Could
they be normal for this CPU and board?