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 i5 3470 max temp with stock cooler ?? - Forum HW Monitor showing high max temp at startup - Forum Max CPU temp range - Forum Max safe temp under load? - Forum Max temp without damaging Quadro k5000? - 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: ForumTemp distance to tj max is a constant 105 ForumMax System Temp ? ForumI5-3570k Running 100% usage but 60C max temp when playing games ForumI3 2120 Tj max temp Forum6850 max temp ? ForumWhat is the Average and Max temp for AMD Athlon? ForumMax Temp and Voltage for Phenom II X6 1090T. ForumMAX SAFE TEMP . ForumMAX safe temp for POWERCOLOR HD 6870 ForumGTX 470 max temp . ForumMax GPU voltage and temp for HD 7850 ForumMax temp for 2500k? ForumNvidia GTX 460 SE Max Temp .? ForumFX-6200 vs FX-6300? ForumMax temp for 2500k? More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !