Is it safe to run a core i3 at 100% while compressing HD videos? Tags: CPUs Core Video HD Last response: December 29, 2012 2:09 PM in CPUs Share mike2012 December 29, 2012 1:25:08 PM Hey, Mike2012 here. I was just wondering, is it safe to run the core i3 at constant 100% cpu usage, while compressing HD gaming videos? More about : safe run core 100 compressing videos rolli59 a c 791 à CPUs December 29, 2012 1:40:15 PM Yes if it is not overheating you are fine. flowingbass December 29, 2012 2:09:42 PM Yeah, dont worry about maxing out your usage. worry about maxing your temps. one should never max their temps. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources PSU Help Forum E2-1800 vs Celeron B820: Which CPU will play Videos better? Forum Intel core quad q6600 2.4 ghz Forum Core i3 3220 or Pentium G30? Forum System Freezing while playing Anno 2070. Forum [Solved] FX 6200 or Core i3 3220? Forum Is ddr3 ram compatible with dual core processors Forum I7-3970X 78C at 100% load Forum [Solved] Core i5 2500k OC problem? Forum [Solved] AMD Athlon II X3 450 - 3,2 GHz 1 core only working Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !