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 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 SolvedI5 3570k Temp danger. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !