Hi there, im fairly new to overclocking my desktop. But before i start overclocking i have a few issues on hand. Seems that my CPU is running on rather high temperature as running a stress test at 3.8ghz with 100 frequency causes my CPU to shoot over a 100 degrees. Running at idle conditions it hovers around 30-55 degrees. I have tried to under-volt my CPU but temperature is run on a fairly high 90+ degrees.
Any help would be appreciated (:
Here's a view of my comp's specs.
MOBO: Asus P8Z77-V CPU: i5-3570k CPU Cooler: Cooler Master Hyper T4 Ram: 12GB 1600 Hard Drive: 240GB Corsair GTX SSD
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Seems like maybe your cpu cooler is either not seated properly, or maybe you applied too much thermal paste? Have you tried reapplying?