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 Solvedis bronze power supplies really that bad?? Forum SolvedHow bad is the bottleneck between a Phenom II 965BE (stock) and a GTX770? Forum SolvedWill AS5 go bad? Forum SolvedHi all. So I have a low end PC. Not too bad. But not great. I can't get it modified and it has integrated graphics. So I heard Forum SolvedFound 1 bad sector on Internal hard drive; safe anymore to write data on this disk? Forum Solved4 bad sticks of ram? Forum SolvedBad graphics card? Forum Solvedbad fps issues Forum SolvedAre the Rosewill PSUs that bad,except the Capstone series? Forum SolvedGaming Rig. Good/Bad. Forum SolvedLong term VERY BAD internet issues. No idea what else to do. Forum SolvedGraphics Driver Keeps Corrupting? BAd Video Card or something else? (Nvidia 570Ti) Forum SolvedR9 280X : Why does it have bad reviews? Forum SolvedVery slow transfer rate from internal HDD. Almost new HDD going bad? Forum SolvedToo big a power supply bad for system? Forum SolvedVery Bad Screen Tearing on CoD4 Forum Solved100% CPU usage on one core, good or bad? Forum Solvedhow bad is a screw terminal box for an ethernet connection? Forum SolvedWhat will a bad psu do to your computer? Forum SolvedGaming PC specs, good or bad? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !