Overheating??? Tags: CPUs Core Computer Last response: November 29, 2010 1:24 PM in CPUs Share frazser November 28, 2010 9:53:56 PM Have a Dell, Desktop Computer Studio 8100 XPS, Intel i7 800, 3.06 MHz.. Window 7, Professional. Core #1 is 80 C, core 2 is 79 c, core 3 is 77 c and core 4 is 76. Is this too high a temperature. just running BOINC projects 24/7. Room temp. is 70 F. If this temp is too high what recommendations do you have. Computer next to window with dual exhaust windows fans. More about : overheating ct1615 a c 105 à CPUs November 28, 2010 10:29:55 PM those are pretty high temps. make sure the CPU heatsink is firmly in place and all the fans (CPU and case) are working. m 0 l MRFS a b à CPUs November 28, 2010 10:54:24 PM http://www.supremelaw.org/systems/heatsinks/warning.htm MRFS m 0 l Related resources PC restarting, could be CPU overheating? - Forum GPU Crashing (Not Overheating) - Forum fx 6300 overheating - Forum i5-4670k Overheating with H80i - Forum My CPU is overheating? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer frazser November 29, 2010 12:13:46 AM Fans are working...only have a Power supply and CPU fan. Heat sink on CPU seems secure. Do you have a recommend cooling supply for this computer? m 0 l ct1615 a c 105 à CPUs November 29, 2010 1:10:05 AM i would recommend a new heatsink if you are the using the stock intel one. I would also add an exhaust fan. m 0 l vault dveller November 29, 2010 5:03:28 AM get zalman 9700/9900 cpu cooler run quiet and efficent in europe its about 40e easy instal only danger is cuts from cooler fins (0.2mm) m 0 l ahthurungnone November 29, 2010 1:24:15 PM Get an air hose and blow the crap out of it. Use up to 90psi and really get the dust out of it (especially the fan blades). You will be surprised how much this helps. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedNew AMD laptop overheating over 100°C. Should I be worried about this? Forum SolvedCPU overheating, can't figure out why Forum SolvedAMD A8-56000K Overheating issues Forum SolvedLaptop Overheating Questions Forum SolvedCpu overheating problem Forum SolvedGTX 780TI Overheating? Forum Solved4790K overheating problem Forum Solved650ti Overheating Problem Forum SolvedMy computer is overheating? Forum SolvedWill all gaming laptops overheat? Asus, Lenovo y40/y50 overheating? Playing around 3-6+ hours? Desktop better? Forum SolvedCould my PSU be the cause of an overheating GPU? Forum SolvedHp Pavillion dv7 overheating on startup Forum SolvedGPU over-heating help? Forum SolvedPentium G3258 Overheating? Forum SolvedI think my processor is overheating Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !