Quad core - cores run at different temperatures - problem? Tags: CPUs Overclocking Quad Core Last response: March 19, 2011 11:28 AM in CPUs Share K33 March 19, 2011 11:12:57 AM Hi I have just fitted a Q9650 to my P5Q MB I plan to Overclock it. Currently the cores are running at 33C / 31C / 34C / 34C Is this normal? Does it indicate that I have applied the Arctic silver baddly? TIA More about : quad core cores run temperatures problem rolli59 a c 627 à CPUs a c 94 K Overclocking March 19, 2011 11:22:15 AM It is absolutely normal to have a few degree difference between cores. Derbixrace March 19, 2011 11:23:20 AM rolli59 said:It is absolutely normal to have a few degree difference between cores. yes, it would be strange to have same temp on every core Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer K33 March 19, 2011 11:28:40 AM Thanks folks - My Q6600 ran only a degree difference between them. I thought I might have botched the thermal grease application. (Very pleased with the Fenrir) Thanks for your help. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: Forumquad cpu and temperature on different cores help ForumQuad Core with Different Multipliers ForumI5-3570k Core temperatures very different ? ForumIntel Core 2 Quad Q9550 Temperature? ForumZalman CNPS9700 NT, and spec Quad-core temperature ForumPhenom quad core - temperature worries ForumCore 2 Quad Q6600 temperature ForumIntel core 2 quad q9450 maximum temperature Forum10C temperature difference between cores ? ForumCore i7 860 Core Temperatures ForumCore2Quad -Q6600-Heating Problem ForumAre these normal temperatures for intel quad core cpu? ForumQ6600 - Temperature differences between the four cores ForumCPU temp issues on Intel Quad 2 Core Q8300. ForumHigh core i7 930 temperatures at stock speeds with stock heatsink ForumReasons for high core temperatures ForumCore 2 Quad - Defying physics? ForumWill this setup run skyrim at ultra? ForumCore i7 2600k (OC) Setup ForumPossible PSU problem? More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !