Hello, So I have been having some problems with my CPU. Know I have a custom CPU that has all the new gear for when it was made and that was 2 years ago. For some reason lately Ill play a game such as MW2 or THe battle for middle earth 2; and after about 2 hours my comp will freeze up and have weird little pictures all over the screen. Now I did a memory test thing and that is all good, also I have no viruses cause I just had it in for a check up. So I am thinking it might be over heating.
I installed 2 programs one is EVEREST home edition and the toher is Core Temp.
On Everest these are my Temps at idle:
Motherboard 58 C(136 F)
CPU 54 C(129 F)
GPU 60 C(140 F)
Seagate etc. 38 C(100 F)
I dont know if those are good nore do I know if this program is reliable.
My computer has this:
Microsoft XP Home Edition
NVIDIA GEForce 9800 GTX
AMD Athlon 64 X2 Dual
Core Processor 6000+
3.01 GHz, 2.00 GB of RAM
If anyone can suggest what I should try to do that would be much help thx.
Get a can of air and blow out the video card and cooling fins on the mobo.
see if it helps.
Yes acually I popped oopen my case and it looks abit dusty. So I just went down to the store and bought a can of air. Ill blow i out when I get back to work. As it looks one of my main fans seems to have a wall of dust covering the airflow so that will probably be the reason.