Solved Overclock AMD PII 940 BE Tags: AMD Overclocking Last response: January 7, 2010 12:23 AM in Overclocking Share JDV28 January 6, 2010 10:34:15 PM Alright so i recently got this cpu and im letting it burn in for a week or so, i ran prime95 to test it, and after about 5 mins it got to 45C. Just wondering if thats a decent temp, or if i should get a new cooler. thanks. More about : overclock amd pii 940 saint19 a b À AMD a c 286 K Overclocking January 6, 2010 11:35:43 PM Hi, is a good temperature. Run the test for 1 hour or more, if your temperature is under 70C is good, if isn't think in buy a CPU cooler. m 0 l JDV28 January 6, 2010 11:40:01 PM ok, i have done some OCing before, but im not sure about what these new(ish) quad cores are supposed to be at. so i guess under 70C is ok? m 0 l Related resources Highest OC for Stock AMD PII 940 BE? - Forum Best Motherboard to Overclock PII 940 BE - Forum AMD Overdrive Benchmarks LOW on new PII 940 BE :( - Forum AMD phenom II 940 overclock temp - Forum Overclocking an AMD PII X4 965 vs i5 -760? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer saint19 a b À AMD a c 286 K Overclocking January 6, 2010 11:48:09 PM Yes, under 70C is safe, i have a 955 and always run under 68C. (i doesn't clean my case in a long time) m 0 l JDV28 January 6, 2010 11:50:44 PM ok thanks a bunch, even overclocked it should stay under 70c during stress test? m 0 l Best solution saint19 a b À AMD a c 286 K Overclocking January 7, 2010 12:23:58 AM Yes, even OC it should stay unde 70C during the stress test. Share Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedAMD Phenom II 940, need help overclocking it Forum Help with overclocking AMD PII x3 720 Forum OVERCLOCK AMD 64fx53 socket 940 Forum SolvedPII 940 mobo Forum AMD 940 Voltage - Overclocking Forum Overclocking AMD 940 Forum HSF for PII X4 940? Forum PII 940 OC Log Forum PII 940 OC Forum Best cooler for PII 940BE Forum C2Q 9400 or PII 940 or "Lynnfield" for multi-tasking Forum PII 940 pi 1.5 times 1m Forum Starting a new build...C2Q9400, PII X4 940BE, or...? Forum PII 940 build officially done, pics inside! Forum PII 940 worth over 920? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !