Pentium4 2 8ghz working temp Tags: CPUs Temperature Last response: May 18, 2011 2:31 PM in CPUs Share entsch May 18, 2011 9:26:44 AM Hello, My CPU is Pentium4 2.8 ghz, and work at 45 C idle temp, and very fast grow to 65 C when is overload. Is this normal working temperature, or need better cooling system ? More about : pentium4 8ghz working temp henydiah a c 138 à CPUs May 18, 2011 9:44:41 AM very normal.. ... and yeach better use good cooler after market you can find cheap good cooling in www.forstytech.com Uther39 a b à CPUs May 18, 2011 9:46:13 AM Well while its high its still not unusual for a Pentium 4, but yes you could get better cooling, one of these should do Arctic Cooling Freezer 7 Pro Rev 2 CPU Cooler Also what PC case is your system in ? Dont forget your case airflow should look something like this Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer nukemaster a c 111 à CPUs May 18, 2011 2:31:58 PM Since not ALL p4 chips are on the LGA 775 socket(there are some socket 478 kicking around), i recommend checking to see what socket you have, this will effect the heat sinks you can install. If you get cpu-z under package, it will tell you the socket type. You will also get so see the core type as well, some core types ran hotter then others. http://www.cpuid.com/softwares/cpu-z.html Also, it is recommended that you get an air duster and clear away any dust in the heatsink as this can lead to higher temperatures Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Intel pentium4 cpu 2 8ghz family15 model 2 stepping9 Forum 2012 equivalent of pentium 4 2 8ghz Forum Safe temperature for a Pentium-4 3.06ghz Forum Pentium 4 478 pin CPU 2 8Ghz 400mhz fsb Forum AMDZone reaches 3465MHz with 6000+ (Validated) Forum Error Unsupported CPU Installed-message Pentium4 w/3.4Ghz upgradeHELP Forum Pentium4 630 3.0ghz works at 1.5ghz Forum ABIT AI7 - Pentium®4 - 2 .6GHz - Overclocking advice :) Forum Idle temp 40-38 with Corsair H60 Cooler. Forum Overclocking a Pentium4 540 (P) HT with ASUS PTGD1-LA Puffer UL8E Forum Can I ruin mobo or chip by trying upgrade from pentium4 or D to e5800 Forum Laptop CPU Pentium4 3.4GHz vs PentiumM 2 .26 GHz ? Forum Windows XP Professional x64 Edition / Pentium-4 / 3. 2 Mhz .. Forum FX-6200 vs FX-6300? Forum PC not working. Forum 2600K temp issues/concerns Forum Microphone stopped working overnight Forum [Solved] Cpu temp getting very high 110++ or higher . Forum What should be the ideal temp range in the case? Forum Sudden increase in CPU temp after RAM volt change Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !