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 202 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 202 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 SolvedPrime 95 Overheating (4790k) solution SolvedAmd fx6300 overclocked to 4.3GHz, computer turns off in prime95. solution SolvedPrime95: what settings should i use for about 5 hour testing? solution SolvedRunning Prime95, Temps help? solution SolvedPrime95 lockup help solution Solvedi770K Prime 95 Temps HIGH solution SolvedExplain --- Memtest86 vs Prime95 vs IntelBurnTest solution SolvedPrime95 stress test problem after OC solution SolvedPrime95 rounding error solution SolvedA10-5800K Very Hot - 95C in prime95 solution SolvedSome prime95 Q's. solution SolvedCPU temps high during prime 95 solution SolvedShould I base overclocks on stress test heat? prime 95, Aida... solution Solvedfx 6300 prime95 and max core temp solution SolvedPrime95 need help solution SolvedSafe Temps for i7-4770k with Prime95 solution SolvedComputer will crash after prime95 running for a bit and after graphically demanding games. solution SolvedPrime 95 or Battlefield 4, what's more cpu intensive? solution SolvedPrime95 immediate fatal error solution SolvedPrime95 overclocking help solution More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !