I7 860 running too hot? Tags: New Build Intel i7 CPUs Systems Last response: February 13, 2010 3:59 PM in Systems Share Froboy411 February 10, 2010 7:25:40 PM i am working on my first newbuild and am worried that my cpu is running hot. in the BIOS the cpu temp is 37c and the system temp is 39c in idle. parts list below: antec 900 case ga-p55a-ud4p motherboard i7 860 cpu cooler master 212plus heat sink/fan should i be concerned? More about : 860 running hot tecmo34 a c 78 à CPUs February 10, 2010 7:28:00 PM At this point no... I would recommend running Prime95's Blend test for 2 hours roughly and post your temps. I would be more concerned if your load temps are too high versus your current idle temps. m 0 l shortstuff_mt a b à CPUs February 10, 2010 7:28:10 PM Nope, those temps are fine/good idle temps. m 0 l Related resources Stock Settings i7 860 running too hot - Forum My i7 860 seems to run too hot - Forum I7-860 Running Too Hot-Not Overclocked - Forum i7 860 60c is it too hot? - Forum 860 running too hot? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Froboy411 February 13, 2010 3:12:52 PM tecmo34 said:At this point no... I would recommend running Prime95's Blend test for 2 hours roughly and post your temps. I would be more concerned if your load temps are too high versus your current idle temps. i ran Prime95 Blend like you said and got the following temps: temp 1: 36c temp 2: 25c temp3: 53c core 0: 62c core 1: 61c core 2: 62c core 3: 60c core 4: 59c core 5: 59c are those safe? i have not oc'd. m 0 l tecmo34 a c 78 à CPUs February 13, 2010 3:59:11 PM Those temps are still well within the safe limits... Your temps are okay m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Whats too hot or dangerous temp for the i7 860 Forum Solvedis my i7 4770 running too hot Forum SolvedI7 Running Too Hot Noctua NH-U12P Cooler Forum i7 running too hot? Forum I7 2700 running way too hot Forum Core i7 975- Running too hot? Forum Core i7 running too hot? Forum I7 running too hot? Forum I7 running too hot Forum SolvedCore i7 920/Zalman 9700 runs at 50 degrees idle *too hot* Forum My i7 920 D0 runs way too hot Forum Core i7 runs TOO HOT with Prime 95 & side panel attached! Forum I7 920 oc runs too hot,help please Forum SolvedHard drive running way too hot. Forum SolvedAMD A8-4500M running too hot when playing games? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !