The meaning of 'system' temperature Tags: Chaintech Temperature Motherboards Last response: December 17, 2005 4:31 PM in Motherboards Share BobA December 16, 2005 1:01:04 PM What exactly is being monitored by the 'system' temperature reading from NVMonitor on a Chaintech VFN4 board with an AMD64 3500+? I know this is often referred to as the 'motherboard' temp, but what exactly is it monitoring? Something near or around the chipset? -Bob More about : meaning system temperature Crashman a b V Motherboard December 17, 2005 4:22:27 AM It's the chipset temperature. BobA December 17, 2005 4:31:41 PM Excellent, thanks. I suspected that's what it was, but I know from experience that what I THINK is happening with a computer isn't necessarily so -Bob Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedwhat does cpu temperature in hw monitor mean? Forum Solveddoes stable temperature means stable Overclock? Forum SolvedCPU temperature rose to 82C and system crashes. Forum SolvedWhat is this CPU Temperature means? Forum SolvedWhat is the Normal temperature for Cpu and MotherBoard or overall system with video card Forum SolvedSystem temperature too hot? Forum SolvedHigh CPU Temperature on New System Forum SolvedTemperature issue, need advice on a cooling system Forum SolvedTemperature, Power Problems And Bottleneck With My System Forum Meaning of "System" in Security Forum Meaning of System Information Data Forum Meaning of System Information Data Forum SolvedIt's a new AMD FX 8320 3.5GHz system and the CPU temperature is above 75c Forum SolvedWhat does "overclocking" a system mean? Forum system temperature 90D Forum Fans increasing system temperature Forum SolvedSystem Temperature Forum Maximum 'System Temperature' Forum SolvedSystem Temperature 88C Forum GPU Unusual Temperature Problem causes system shutdown. Forum More resources Read discussions in other Motherboards categories BIOS Boot Chipsets ASRock Asus Chaintech DFI Elitegroup FIC Foxconn Gigabyte Intel MSI-Microstar !