Phenom X4 II 940 Hot help PLZ Tags: CPUs Games AMD Phenom Last response: June 16, 2011 8:22 AM in CPUs Share murle420 June 16, 2011 2:12:21 AM I need help ive got a new AMD Phenom X4 II 940 that idles at 45c and in games climbs higher than 65C ive applyed greese 3x now and no luck More about : phenom 940 hot plz kajabla a b à CPUs June 16, 2011 2:57:03 AM You may have put on too much paste, or not applied enough pressure on the heatsink. Stock cooling, yes? What are your ambients, case model etc? Try this as a general guide for application: http://benchmarkreviews.com/index.php?option=com_conten... m 0 l Aravind Aarumugam June 16, 2011 8:07:27 AM What is your room temp?. If you specify your case model, might be of use. or you woud'nt have placed your heatsink properly. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer dhicks19 June 16, 2011 8:22:12 AM Try an uprated cooler or turn the cpu fan speed to max, its in bios, usually under the name of smart fan control or similar, set this to disabled. This will run the fan speed at max and help bring temps down m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources AMD Phenom II x4 940 BE (Deneb) running HOT idle.. Forum AMD phenom II X4 940 Runs Hot Forum SolvedNeed help overclocking Phenom II X4 940 BE Forum Need Help OC'ing AMD Phenom II x4 940 Forum Need Help Getting my OC Stable Phenom II x4 940 Forum Need Help Getting my Phenom II x4 940 Overclock Stable Forum AMD Phenom II X4 940 HELP PLOX =[ Forum Help! Builiding a new gaming rig thinking of AMD Phenom II X4 940 Forum Phenom II X4 940 Help Forum Need AMD help quick... PLEASE! --- AM3 mobo w/ phenom II X4 940 Forum Solvedphenom II x4 940 bottlenecking 7970? Forum AMD Phenom ii X4 960t question. Plz Help Forum Phenom II X4 980 overclocking problem. help plz! Forum AMD Phenom II X4 960T Build! Help plz Forum Need some help OC Phenom II X4 955 plz Forum Overclocking AMD Phenom ii x4 945 @ 3.01 ghz. plz plz help Forum SolvedAre my AMD phenom II X4 940 temperature of processor normal ? Forum Phenom II x4 Help plz Forum Solvedis the Sapphire HD 7770 1GB GDDR5 compatible with an AMD Phenom II X4 940 processor? Forum SolvedUberbudget Computer a friend is selling... Good deal? (£100 8800GTX Phenom II X4 940) Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !