prime 95 Tags: CPUs Heat Intel i7 Last response: November 22, 2012 8:13 AM in CPUs Share bigmohr November 22, 2012 5:28:38 AM what is a good average temp for running prime 95 on my i7 3770. i have a 79 c on one of my cores after 20 min. my average is 76 c.? i have a dell xps8500 and the heat sink is small with one small fan. should i upgrade my heat sink and or fans? More about : prime Novuake a c 219 à CPUs November 22, 2012 5:40:42 AM That's quite hot but not toooo bad. I would get an aftermarket cooler. Just to help a bit. If your chassis allows get a Coolermaster Hyper 212 Evo. They are cheap and provide good performance. m 0 l darth pravus a b à CPUs November 22, 2012 7:28:46 AM +1 for the hyper 212 evo. Anthing near 80 is a bit hot really. 70 is the absolute max I would ever want to see. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Novuake a c 219 à CPUs November 22, 2012 8:13:09 AM darth pravus said:+1 for the hyper 212 evo. Anthing near 80 is a bit hot really. 70 is the absolute max I would ever want to see. Ivy runs pretty hot. So 80 is fine, but yeah, borderline comfortable. LOL. With Ivy I get very nervous above 85... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedOC i7 4770k 4.2 temps sky rocket on Prime95 Forum SolvedPC shut-down during Prime95 test, won't power back on. Forum SolvedMax temp of 92 degrees in Prime 95 Blend with 4770K and Noctua NH-D15 Forum SolvedWhat is prime95 Doing? Forum SolvedPrime95 keeps freezing my CPU during stress test? Forum SolvedNeed help with prime95 results? Forum SolvedPrime 95 help Forum SolvedBSOD 0x124 When Performing CPU Intensive Tasks. Can't withstand 1 minute of Prime95. HELP! Forum Solvedi5 3470 OC'd to 3.8Ghz prime95 temps Forum SolvedPrime 95 question Forum SolvedFX-8350 VCore, Frequency and Prime95 Forum Solved4790k prime95 avx questions Forum SolvedWhich settings to run prime95 on Forum Solvedi7 4790k prime95 overheats? Forum Solvedprime 95 (no oc) crashing within seconds Forum SolvedPrime 95 Overheating (4790k) Forum SolvedAmd fx6300 overclocked to 4.3GHz, computer turns off in prime95. Forum SolvedPrime95: what settings should i use for about 5 hour testing? Forum SolvedRunning Prime95, Temps help? Forum Solved4770k Temps on Prime95 Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !