Solved i5 3570k idle temp Tags: Gaming Thermal Compound Build Intel i5 Components Last response: January 4, 2014 9:42 AM in Components Share cajs26298 January 4, 2014 9:30:32 AM So I've build my first gaming pc and I'd like to know if 27C-28C is an ok idle temp.. I'm not sure I applied the thermal paste correctly. More about : 3570k idle temp Best solution larkspur January 4, 2014 9:33:58 AM Yes, that sounds fine. Next you need to test its temp under full CPU load. Run prime95 and watch your temps. Share gommerspider January 4, 2014 9:36:41 AM perfectly normal for idle m 0 l Related resources Intel Core i5 3570k - Idle running temp 52C - Forum I5 3570k stock idle temp - Forum I5 3570k Idle Temps - Forum Core i5 3570K Idle Temps - Forum ~40 degree idle temps in i5 3570k normal? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer USAFRet a b 4 Gaming January 4, 2014 9:37:32 AM Perfectly normal. That is a degree or two under mine. m 0 l cajs26298 January 4, 2014 9:42:58 AM Ok thanks everyone. I'll run prime95 soon and hopefully get decent temps. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources I5 3570k low temps. Idle and load Forum Solvedi5 3570K is extremely hot even when idle Forum SolvedHigh Idle Temperature (i5 3570k) Forum Solvedi5 3570k - 35c idle and 60c gaming Forum Solvedi5 4670 idle temp with 212 evo high? Forum SolvedWeird Idle Temperature Readings (i5 3570K @ 3.8) Forum Solved4.1 ghz i5 3570k at 40c idle to hot? Forum i5 3570k 80 degrees idle Forum Solvedi5 4670k Idle Temp ~38 degrees C Forum SolvedNormal temp for overclocked i5 3570K under water cooling (corsair H60)? Forum Solvedi5 3570k oc temp Forum SolvedH80i with i5 3570k temp Forum SolvedIs 70c - 75c a good temp range for an overclocked i5 3570k to 4.4ghz under load? Forum Solvedi5 3570k temp w/ Crysis 3 Forum SolvedIntel i5 2400 high IDLE temp Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !