Need help about cpu getting heated up Tags: CPUs AMD Last response: April 28, 2012 7:45 PM in CPUs Share Bodhisatwa April 28, 2012 7:07:24 PM Hi! my cpu configuration is below-- amd athlon x2 260 3.2 ghz proceesor 4gb starlite ddr3 1333 ram gigabyte 78lmts2p motherboard amd ati radeon hd 6670 1gb ddr5 gfx card wd 500gb hdd iball lpe223-400 smps lg l1515s tft monitor after installing the gpu,the cpu parts are becoming more hotter....why is it so? if i play a game like bf3 for an hour,then play fifa12,the game slows down..whats the probable problem?? More about : cpu heated Brett928S2 a b à CPUs April 28, 2012 7:12:21 PM Hi What temps ? All the best Brett Bodhisatwa April 28, 2012 7:33:02 PM i dont know the cpu temp..but at idle,the gpu temp is around 38 degrees..the gpu's fan speed is 28%.. Related resources CPU gets heated - Forum Over heated CPU ! - Forum Vicius conspiracy about AMD over heated - Forum Pc only works if heated up - Forum This Point in motherborad gets heated & burnt up . - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer amuffin a c 184 à CPUs a b À AMD April 28, 2012 7:37:24 PM Use Hwmonitor to monitor temps. Is the cooler installed correctly, as to answer your initial question: Heat rises, so putting a gpu that has heat rise, that heat will get into your cpu heatsink. Thus raising temperatures. Bodhisatwa April 28, 2012 7:45:37 PM which cooler?? then what can i do? Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Over Heated CPU Damage? Forum Need help with a build (haha), question about Motherboard Forum Need help getting my cpu temp lowered Forum Need Help to build a new CPU . Forum Super Worried about getting an H100i Forum Anyone thinking about getting the quadfx(4x4) Forum Need help !!! Computer locking up . Think it's a heat problem Forum Many problems - Need advice on getting a simple heat sink working Forum Need help getting 3770k on a G1. Sniper 3 MOBO to 5GHZ Forum Question about how much and when it starts to heat up - q6600 Forum Best Cpu cooler for ~40 Forum I7 950 overheating problem ! please help !! Forum [Solved] PLEASE HELP ME Forum Cpu help pls Forum [Solved] Question about kwh consumption and PSU Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !