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    Question X2 4400 - Core Temps

    Now usually this doesnt bother me, having a socket 478 before, i was use to higher temps, but im wondering if anyone might have any ideas as to why there is a 10c difference between core temps?



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    Bad contact with hsf/core 1 has bad contact or just runs hotter/ core temp is reading it wrong. Having the same readings with core temp and my x2 3800 10/12c difference

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    Dude, unless you're running that thing outside, there's no way in hell that core is running at 17c. I highly doubt the other at 29c - it's possible, but highly unlikely.

    CoreTemp doesn't often mess it up, but looks like it has badly on this occasion.

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    For comparison.



    What cooling are you using Madman?

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    Get the same silly difference on my 4800+. I decided Core Temp was a bit US.

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    always a temp difference between the two cores. since most programs are running on the first core.

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    Quote Originally Posted by moogle View Post
    always a temp difference between the two cores. since most programs are running on the first core.
    That's a nice explanation. Problem is that the silly prog shows the temp being much higher ON MY SECOND CORE.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Thorsson View Post
    That's a nice explanation. Problem is that the silly prog shows the temp being much higher ON MY SECOND CORE.
    so does nightshadows tho, so maybe its just a quirk. id be more worried that one of your cores is probably running below ambient.
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    Im using a Scythe Ninja with the supplied 120mm fan, both sides of the case off and trust me, the house was not warm last night!!!

    With boinc running, it maxes at 46c on one of the cores...

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    Quote Originally Posted by MadduckUK View Post
    so does nightshadows tho, so maybe its just a quirk. id be more worried that one of your cores is probably running below ambient.
    So would I. If it was. It isn't though. I don't know why you jumped to that conclusion.

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    Quote Originally Posted by this_is_gav View Post
    Dude, unless you're running that thing outside, there's no way in hell that core is running at 17c. I highly doubt the other at 29c - it's possible, but highly unlikely.

    CoreTemp doesn't often mess it up, but looks like it has badly on this occasion.

    Could do if Cool n Quiet is enabled, that generally lowers the temps by a fair bit

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    Just wait until i have my office built, its the old brick shed converted, so temps will be a lot lower then

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