Solved Asus m5a99x: cpu temp jumps to 118c then back down to 35-37c during gameplay Tags: Asus Core Temp CPUs Motherboards Last response: July 31, 2013 10:28 AM in Motherboards Share CooLWoLF a b à CPUs July 31, 2013 9:20:46 AM So my cpu temp is jumping to 118c according to core temp, then back down to 35-37c during gameplay. Is this just a glitch or driver error? Cpu is an Amd 8350 on liquid cooling; new asus m5a99x motherboard using Windows 7. More about : asus m5a99x cpu temp jumps 118c back 37c gameplay Reply to CooLWoLF Best solution petermic a b à CPUs a b V Motherboard July 31, 2013 10:28:03 AM I think that's a driver error. Reply to petermic Ask the community Post an answer Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !