Solved E6600 Core temp discrempancy Tags: CPUs Pentium Core Temp Temperature Last response: January 27, 2011 4:25 PM in CPUs Share WHComp January 27, 2011 12:39:05 AM I just put a Pentium E6600 into a HTPC. The two cores are showing a temperature difference of between 7-10C. Seems like a lot to me. Any input? More about : e6600 core temp discrempancy rolli59 a c 913 à CPUs January 27, 2011 1:17:47 AM Maybe one is doing more work and therefore warmer. 7-10C is not much. m 0 l jaguarskx a c 487 à CPUs January 27, 2011 3:10:36 AM Perhaps one core is doing more processing than the other. What does Task Manager tell you in the performance tab? m 0 l Related resources E6600 high core temp - Forum C2D E6600 Core temp... - Forum E6600 Temp using core temp? - Forum E6600 core temp affecting CPU rate ?? - Forum Are these good temps for an E6600 Core 2 Duo? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer WHComp January 27, 2011 3:39:58 AM There is not a big difference in the work load of the two cores. m 0 l Best solution jaguarskx a c 487 à CPUs January 27, 2011 4:02:40 AM If that's the case, then maybe the thermal paste has not been properly applied so that it covers the cpu surface evenly. Share WHComp January 27, 2011 4:11:13 AM Good call, I will re-seat it. m 0 l WHComp January 27, 2011 4:11:20 AM Best answer selected by WHComp. m 0 l geekapproved a b à CPUs January 27, 2011 4:25:29 PM My quad fluctuates up to 7c between cores. This is normal for c2d and c2q architectures. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources E6600 Core 2 Duo expected temps at Idle or load? Forum E6600 core 2 temps? Forum SolvedIntel Core 2 Duo E6600 2.4ghz? Forum E6600: Cores running at different temps. This Normal? Forum SolvedIntel Pentium Dual Core E6600 3.06Ghz Forum SolvedWhich is a faster processor? Intel Pentium 4 661 3.6 GHz or Intel Core 2 Duo E6600 2.4GHz? Forum SolvedIntel Pentium E6600 Dual Core CPU and GTX 750Ti 2GB Forum Solvedpentium dual core E6600 3.06 and nvidia gtx 650 ti Forum SolvedCore 2 Duo E6600 vs E-350 Forum SolvedIntel Core 2 Duo E6600 & Intel Core 2 Quad Q9650 Forum Is gt 730 2gb gddr5 compatible to pentium dual core e6600? Forum SolvedPrice comparison intel core2duo e6600 vs e7400 Forum pentium e2180 higher than core 2 duo e6600 on Windows experience index? Forum SolvedP5W DH Deluxe, Intel E6600 Dual Core, 2GB DDR2 Memory... worth upgrading or scrapping? Looking for best bang for $$$ Forum SolvedDoes the Core 2 Duo E6600 have integrated graphics? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !