CPU issue possibly Tags: CPUs Last response: August 24, 2011 3:42 AM in CPUs Share Chinrichs August 24, 2011 2:37:51 AM Hi, I recently built my own computer and used an i5 2500k intel processor. When I enter the Asus p6z68-v pro bios it reads that the cpu is running anywhere from 50c-55c The Case is an Antec Dark Fleet DF-30 Is that too hot of a cpu? BTW I'm running the stock heatsink with artic silver 5 More about : cpu issue possibly natx808 August 24, 2011 2:57:24 AM too much thermal paste or HSF not seated properly? you only need an amount covering the cpu slug equal to the width of a peice of paper applied) i've searched around and seen reports of idle temps from 25-40c -- are you using the IGP, i believe that will increase temps by 15c roughly. m 0 l henydiah a c 139 à CPUs August 24, 2011 2:58:59 AM i suggest get Aftermarket cooler minimum Hyper 212 m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer k1114 a c 150 à CPUs August 24, 2011 3:42:00 AM ~50c is normal in bios as the cpu is in full on state, it won't go to idle until you get into windows. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedOdd Freeze Issue, Possibly Related to CPU OverClocking Forum SolvedPossibly MoBo issue and/or CPU issue when OCing Forum Brand new self built pc has major framerate issues, possibly cpu issue Forum SolvedMajor issues with Asus Z87 Sabertooth (or possibly the CPU?) Forum Solvedm15x possible cpu and ati overclock issue? upgrade? Forum SolvedHelp with possible CPU issue (not sure) Forum Computer keeps shutting down, possible CPU overheating issue? Forum Possible CPU Issue? Forum Possible CPU Issue, Any Ideas? Forum SolvedGPU issue, possibly motherboard related Forum New Build Possible Motherboard/CPU issue? Forum Possible CPU issue?? Forum SolvedAMD Athlon II X4 640 possibly bad? But unsure if it is Software issue. Forum SolvedAMD FX-8320 Overheating, possibly an issue with the fan RPM Forum SolvedPossible CPU/Mobo Issue Forum SolvedNew setup not turning on - possibly psu issue Forum Possible CPU Issue? Forum Possible CPU issue intel i7 2600 Forum SolvedPossible CPU Bottleneck issues Forum SolvedConnection issues possibly? Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !