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 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 1 & 4 Temps Higher than others? Forum Core is cooler than the others Forum I5 2500k 4.0ghz cores 73 degrees? Forum SolvedCPU Temp 15-20 Degrees Hotter than Core Temperature? Forum I7-860, 1-2 core run hotter than other 2? 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 SolvedIntel Q6600 one core hotter than the other Forum e8400 temp 8-10 degree's difference between cores..why? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !