Hyper Threading Advice Tags: Heat Intel i7 Overclocking Last response: April 25, 2010 12:15 AM in Overclocking Share Anonymous a b K Overclocking April 24, 2010 10:04:19 PM HT on my i7 seems to produce a lot of heat so I have a dilemma..... 4.2GHz - 4.4GHz with HT off or 4.0 GHz with HT on Any Suggestions? More about : hyper threading advice Anonymous a b K Overclocking April 24, 2010 10:55:09 PM Quote:What is your cooler for starters? Stock Intel cooler, only difference is Arctic Silver 5 TIM applied, with full load temps of < 70 OC'd m 0 l welshmousepk a b K Overclocking April 24, 2010 11:17:02 PM it depends what you use it for. if you are gaming, HT is useless and may as well be removed. if you are encoding, compressing etc. then it is going to offer much more than a few hundred Mhz on the freq. m 0 l Related resources Is hyper threading worth the price here? - Forum asys z97 - hyper threading - Forum Minecraft Hyper Threading - Forum Turbo Boost or Hyper-Threading Technology - Forum Will hyper-threading on an i7 help the next gen games perform better? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer RJR a b K Overclocking April 24, 2010 11:51:36 PM Quote:Stock Intel cooler, only difference is Arctic Silver 5 TIM applied, with full load temps of < 70 OC'd DUDE, you better call Guinness quick, that has to be a world record for a stock i7 cooler. You could be on the front page of every newspaper in the world. Just in case you might think I'm serious, you may want to download coretemp or realtemp and check your temps. m 0 l welshmousepk a b K Overclocking April 25, 2010 12:15:10 AM wow, i only just realized he said he was on stock cooler. RJR is totally right, if you are generally going over 4ghz on stock cooler you are either breaking records or have a faulty temp sensor. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solvedis intel hyper threading better then amd? Forum Solvedhyper threading Mobo Forum SolvedT7400 quad hyper-threading? Forum SolvedHyper-threading in games Forum SolvedDoes Windows know how to maximally assign workloads to threads/cores in a quad-core processor that has Hyper-Threading on? Forum SolvedHow do I know if my motherboard supports hyper-threading? Forum SolvedWhat are the advantages of i7/Xeon hyper-threading in this scenario? Forum SolvedIs hyper threading useful in gaming Forum Solvedhyper threading technology Forum SolvedDoes Hyper Threading Act As Cores? Forum Solvedwhich motherboard to buy taht supports intel hyper threading tecnology ???? .........super urgent Forum SolvedQuestions on hyper-threading and cores Forum SolvedIs It Possible That Games In The Future Will Use More Cores And Hyper-threading? Forum SolvedWhat are modules and hyper threading Forum Solvedi7-4770k hyper threading? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !