1 core on 2500k always 8-10 degrees cooler than other cores Tags: Heatsinks Core Cooling Intel i5 Overclocking Last response: November 16, 2011 6:14 PM in Overclocking Share grimey November 15, 2011 11:53:22 PM I am using an H80 on my i5 2500k. I wanted to know why my 1st core is always 8-10 degrees cooler than the other cores? When I it at stock speeds or when I overclock the 1st core is always cooler. Should I re-seat my cpu cooler? More about : core 2500k degrees cooler cores jb1185 November 16, 2011 6:14:10 PM mine is exactly the same but i wouldnt worry about it, your heatsink should be fine, mine is at 4ghz and stays under 45 degrees in prime 95 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedI5 2500k core 1 and 3 10 degrees hotter than 0 and 2 Forum I5 2500k - one core is 6C cooler than other cores when under load Forum Q6600 1 core cooler than other 3? Forum one core runninig 10 degrees hoter than the other one Forum SolvedCore #1 10 Celsius colder than the other cores Forum One core always runs much hotter than others? Forum SolvedIs it normal for one CPU core to always run hotter than the others? Forum Solved3570k OC - core 1 hotter than other Forum One core cooler than the other Forum I5 2500k 1 core usage up to 90% and other are less Forum SolvedCore 3 is 10 degrees hotter than the rest? Forum Core is cooler than the others Forum Core 1 & 4 Temps Higher than others? Forum I5 2500k 4.0ghz cores 73 degrees? Forum I7-860, 1-2 core run hotter than other 2? Forum SolvedCPU Temp 15-20 Degrees Hotter than Core Temperature? Forum 1 core temp higher than other 3 (q9550) Forum FX-60 temps ... 1 core is hotter than the other Forum SolvedIs a Quad core always better than a Dual core? Forum cpu cooler for core i5 2500k Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !