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Are these temps normal? (2630 + 6850)

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December 7, 2011 10:02:11 PM

I have the HP Envy 2199 3D with 17-2630, Radeon HD 6850 and 8 Gigs of RAM. I got it 2 weeks ago and everything was working fine until 2 days ago when even in as much as 5 minutes of gameplay the temps would jumps from around 50 to 80+ Celsius degree

The Intel GPU runs quite cold the forties when idle (the AMD GP stays in the fifties). I started measuring the temps only 2 days ago when the fans would make a lot of noise and blow lots of hot air as soon as my gaming session started

The pc in new so there's absolutely no dust in there.

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December 8, 2011 12:23:09 AM

Welcome to Tom's Hardware Forums!

Yes these temps are on the high side.

I suspect the bond between the CPU and the heatsink.

Re-seat the CPU/heatsink using Arctic Silver 5 according to industry established procedures.
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December 8, 2011 12:33:46 AM

yep them temps are high. as suggested check the cpu cooler and apply new paste if needed. you may just need to lock 1 of the corner mounts if it has become dislodged.