Solved Is this bad? Tags: CPUs Intel i7 Last response: December 31, 2010 3:55 PM in CPUs Share Gryphon_ December 31, 2010 2:49:13 PM I have an intel core i7 950 with an arctic cool freezer 7 rev. 2 in an antec 902 with fans at full at stock clockspeed it goes up to 88 degres C when i ran a benchmark A: is this normal B: what do i do to fix it if it isnt? Thanks More about : bad Best solution beanoslim a b à CPUs December 31, 2010 2:58:27 PM Intels Tcase max is 68C but under 80C should be ok so you are a bit warm. Try re-applying your thermal paste with some AS5, give cpu and heatsink a good clean before with something like Arcticlean. http://www.arcticsilver.com/methods.html Share Gryphon_ December 31, 2010 3:55:21 PM Thanks a lot i will do that m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Gryphon_ December 31, 2010 3:55:30 PM Best answer selected by Gryphon_. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedPre-built unit: are these config changes good or bad? Forum SolvedIs Watch Dogs as bad as everyone says? Should i get it? Forum SolvedProcessor good or bad? Forum SolvedWill a Graphics Card Increase my FPS? (I have a bad CPU that's soldered) Forum Solvedis 70 degrees bad 4790k valley benchmark? Forum SolvedNew Build Good or Bad? Forum SolvedOne stick from a dual-channel kit went bad Forum SolvedYoutube videos bad quality Forum SolvedHow bad is it not to use thermal paste? Forum SolvedToo much Watt is bad for the pc? Forum SolvedBad CPU Temps with Cooler Master 212 EVO? Forum SolvedR9 280 Artifacts - Bad VRAM? Forum Solvedbad FPS with gigabyte radeon r9 270x Forum SolvedWestern Digital Black WD1002FAEX Health bad Forum SolvedPSU going bad? Forum SolvedWhat causes a bad block in a hard drive? Forum SolvedBad sectors from chkdsk Forum SolvedHow bad would an i3 4130 bottleneck a 770? Forum SolvedIs this a good or bad for a 1st build? Forum SolvedGood or bad build Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !