Max temp Tags: Cooler Master Games Intel i5 Components Last response: July 23, 2012 8:33 PM in Components Share boyrot July 23, 2012 12:06:58 PM What is the max temp for an i5 2500k?, if you wanna keep him for lets say 2 years. I have him atm at 4,0 ghz at 50+ degrees, when i play a game. More about : max temp abekl July 23, 2012 2:48:37 PM Temps in the 50s are fine for the 2500k. Not sure what the max temp is, but people start getting nervous when you mention temps above the mid 60s SR-71 Blackbird July 23, 2012 3:52:01 PM High 60's and up are a problem. Related resources Cpu max temp? - Forum Radeon 7770 max temp? - Forum Cpu max temp? - Forum AMD FX 6300 max core temp - Forum i7 4770k max temp? - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer CM_USA July 23, 2012 5:49:59 PM Anything that goes towards 70 degrees celsius will be a concern. If your cpu is running too hot, you might consider buying a new cpu cooler. SR-71 Blackbird July 23, 2012 5:51:24 PM Try a Hyper 212 EVO to cool! InvalidError July 23, 2012 6:25:07 PM If all you want is a two year lifespan, even 80C would likely still be perfectly fine. Below 70C, it will likely last until something else blows up. RetiredChief July 23, 2012 8:33:46 PM if-2500k max core temp before throttling occurs is around 95C. Personnaly Mid 60's is fine, I try to stay under 60 when say gaming. For short duration suck as runing prime 95, I do NOT like above 75 even though 80 is acceptable. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved7850k max safe temp? Forum SolvedMax Safe Temp for R9 290? Forum Solvedfx 6300 prime95 and max core temp Forum Solvedi7 4770 Max temp? Forum SolvedWhat happen when CPU Temperature Exceed Max Temp ? Forum Solvedgtx 780ti max temp issue's Forum SolvedMax Sustainable Temp on Asus R9 270? Forum SolvedThe max temp on AMD FX-8350? Forum SolvedWhat is the GTX 780's MAX Temp (C) Forum SolvedMax temp for AMD phenom II 1090T Forum SolvedIs my fx 8320 at 4.5ghz a good overclock with a voltage of 1.4250v and running 3d mark 11 a max temp of 50℃ a good overclock? Forum SolvedMax Temp for Core 2 Duo Forum SolvedR9 280X max temp? Forum SolvedMax temp for AMD X4 750k? Forum SolvedWhat would the max temp be for a xfx 7870 Tahiti LE Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !