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 139 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 133 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 model2 stepping9 Forum SolvedWill INTEL PENTIUM D 820 2 8GHz LGA 775 SL8CP work with p5nd2-sli deluxe Forum P4 2 8ghz ht specs Forum Upgrade core 2 duo 2 2ghz to 2 8ghz Forum Windows 8 64 bit suitable for core 2 duo 1 8ghz Forum Can i fix 2gb ram in 2 8ghz intel piv Forum Dell optiplex gx270 2 8ghz for best campatible ram? Forum 2012 equivalent of pentium 4 2 8ghz Forum 3 4GHz vs 2 8GHz ??? Forum Upgrade to 2 8ghz Forum Pentium 4 478 pin CPU 2 8Ghz 400mhz fsb Forum Pentium 4 478 pin CPU 2 8Ghz 400mhz fsb Forum What is the meaning of Intel Core 2 Duo @2 8GHz 1 6GHz Forum What is better than Intel Core i7 930 Quad CPU 4 x 2 8ghz 8mb L2 Cache 45nm LGA1 Forum How to turbo up Dell Studio 15 to 2 8Ghz Forum HP intel pentium dual core E6300 2 8Ghz processor Forum Compatible motheboard for core 2 quad 2 8ghz with 12mb cache Forum How do I speed up my Intel (R) Pentium (R) D CPU 820 2 8GHz? Forum 1 8ghz pentium m equivalent to 2 8ghz pentium 4 Forum 2 1 ghz with triple core vs 2 8ghz single core Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !