Overclocking i7 2600K, which temperature software is more accurate? Tags: CPUs Overclocking Intel i7 Temperature Software Last response: May 13, 2011 3:42 AM in Overclocking Share bearclaw99 a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking May 13, 2011 1:01:13 AM Stress testing my Core i7 2600K @ 4.5 ghz gives me a max of 71 C on RealTemp over several hours. Readings from CPUID HW Monitor however give me a max of around 66 C. Which is more accurate? Seems to be a significant difference of 4-6 C on every test More about : overclocking 2600k temperature software accurate Leaps-from-Shadows a b à CPUs a b K Overclocking May 13, 2011 3:34:50 AM Try Core Temp. Use whichever one it agrees with. m 0 l henydiah a c 139 à CPUs a c 242 K Overclocking May 13, 2011 3:42:48 AM HWmonitor Pro m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Which Temperature Reading is 'more' accurate? Forum Which Temperature Reading is 'more' accurate? Forum Core i7 2600k overclocking temperature with water cooling ? Forum Safe temperature overclock for i7 2600K CPU? Forum Is the i5 2500k more "overclockable" than the i7 2600k? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !