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 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. Related resources How can you turn the hyper threading off in the bios? - Forum Is there a hyper-threading fix for Windows 2000 Pro? - Forum hyper threading - Forum hyper-threading issues - Forum I850E Boards & Hyper-Threading - 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. 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. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Hyper Threading vs Dual-Core Forum Hyper-threading - How can I check if it is enabled or disabled? Forum The future of hyper threading Forum What does Hyper threading help with? Forum Does hyper-threading really mean twice the power?? Forum Intel® Hyper-Threading Technology i3 i7 Forum Hyper Threading and Overclocking Forum Hyper 212+. Need advice . Help me? Forum Is there a way to force hyper threading ? Forum Disabling hyper-threading on Acer IPISB-VR Forum I7 860 OC w/ Hyper threading ? Forum Hyper Threading Support Forum How to enable hyper-threading ? Forum Is Hyper-Threading Useful in Gaming? Forum CPU fan clicking? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !