Solved PRESCOTT PROCESSOR REACHING 65% Tags: CPUs Heatsinks Processors Intel Last response: November 27, 2012 8:55 AM in CPUs Share SEASONIC November 17, 2012 3:03:03 AM IS IT NORMAL FOR MY 3.0GHZ PRESCOTT PROCESSOR TO BE 65 DEGREES HOT UNDER 100% LOAD WITH STOCK INTEL HEATSINK AND FAN More about : prescott processor reaching rds1220 a c 146 à CPUs November 17, 2012 3:26:23 AM SEASONIC said:IS IT NORMAL FOR MY 3.0GHZ PRESCOTT PROCESSOR TO BE 65 DEGREES HOT UNDER 100% LOAD WITH STOCK INTEL HEATSINK AND FAN The old Pentium 4's run hot and were slow. Considering they ran pretty hot at idle it doesn't surprise me that it's running at 65 degrees under 100 percent load. m 0 l SEASONIC November 17, 2012 3:29:50 AM SO DOES THST MEAN I NEAD NOT TO WORRY ABOUT BUYING AN AFTERMARKET HEAT SINK m 0 l Related resources CPU reaching about 65c when gaming - Forum Reaching 65 Celsius while playing games? - Forum Cpu Reaching 65C on Load - Forum 84 watt processor instead of a 65 watt with 250 watt PSU - Forum laptop reaches 65 degrees after 15-20 minutes if gaming. - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer iam2thecrowe a c 86 à CPUs November 17, 2012 3:32:03 AM yes its normal. m 0 l rds1220 a c 146 à CPUs November 17, 2012 3:37:47 AM no you don't have to worry. Is it running at 100% all the time? m 0 l SEASONIC November 17, 2012 4:25:48 AM NO.IT RUNS 100% DURING CPU INTENSIVE APPLICATIONS USE OR WHEN TESTED WITH PRIME 95.THANKS GUYS m 0 l Best solution jay_nar2012 a c 109 à CPUs November 17, 2012 6:22:57 AM Stop typing in capitals. Its fine, prescotts were hot CPUs, they had trouble cooling them when they came out. Anyway 65C is a good full load temp. Share SEASONIC November 27, 2012 8:55:53 AM Best answer selected by SEASONIC. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedOne of my GTX 570s idles at ~65 celcius, reaches 103 and crashes when playing Civ 5 Forum SolvedSwitching my 65 watt AMD processor out for a 95 watt processor Forum Solvedi7 Processor 1.65v RAM Forum Solvedgood processor in case of gaming .... with in rs = 4000 /- (65$) or so Forum SolvedAMD FX 8320 reaches 65 C when playing Assassin's Creed 3? is it normal? Forum SolvedPrescott Processor Forum I have Asus Prescott motherboard with pentium 4 processor. My seagate IDE Harddisk not working. So I got a western digital 160 Forum For Sale: Amd FX 6300 3.5 Ghz Six Core Processor & Brand New Corsair Vengeance M65 Gaming Mouse Forum RAM 1.65 v greater than recommended voltage for 1.5 v intel processor. Is that bad? Forum Processor 80547 Pentium 4 Prescott Dt 630 Forum Will a Intel Core 2 Duo E8500 3.16GHz Dual-Core Processor work on an AsRock 775i65G R3.0 motherboard? Forum 2-core P-4 2.8GHz Prescott vs. 2-processor Xeon 2.4GHz? Forum SolvedWhy is 1.65V memory bad for Sandy Bridge Processors? Forum 65w CPU cooler for a 125w processor (AMD Athlon X2) Forum When playing bf3 should the CPU &GPU reach 65+C Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !