Help (after building new pc) Tags: New Build Overclocking Systems Last response: November 21, 2012 2:44 PM in Systems Share np- November 21, 2012 1:28:45 PM I just built this PC, does everything look fine? I didn't overclock anything yet. Also, I have this problem where my PSU (Corsair 500 Watt)'s motherboard 24 pin won't click in, it'll power the mobo but the thing just slides out if I move my pc. Any ideas? More about : building clarkjd November 21, 2012 1:36:30 PM Looks Good to me..Are you using the stock HSF that came with the 2500K? At any rate it would only make adifference if you were overclocking your CPU or running it at load(Prime 95). m 0 l np- November 21, 2012 1:47:26 PM Yeah I'm using stock. I do not plan on overclocking until I get a better cooler. However, why does my system run at 1.6 ghz for some reason. Is this normal or should I fix this? I mostly play games: m 0 l Related resources Help needed (New Build PC turns off after 2 seconds) - Forum building a new PC after 7yrs - Forum Monitor flicker every few minutes after building new PC. - Forum building new PC need cpu help - Forum Help PC not Posting after install of new GPU - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer clarkjd November 21, 2012 1:52:19 PM What you are seeing in the normal 'throttling back' that the CPU does when not running at load. If you leave CPU-Z up while running Prime-95 you should see that the core speed will increase because the multiplier will increase. m 0 l np- November 21, 2012 1:58:25 PM Ahh, you are absolutely right. Thanks. CPU temps go up to 68 degrees max with prime95 on with voltage at 1.14 V , is that normal? m 0 l clarkjd November 21, 2012 2:44:08 PM np- said:Ahh, you are absolutely right. Thanks. CPU temps go up to 68 degrees max with prime95 on with voltage at 1.14 V , is that normal? That temp is within the acceptable range. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Hi after some advice on upgrading an existing sytem, and building a new pc also! (Total Noob!) Forum SolvedNeed help building a new PC Forum Help! Strange computer problems after building my PC Forum SolvedBuilding a new gaming PC after several years Forum SolvedBuilding a new PC need some help. Forum SolvedHelp needed in building a new pc Forum SolvedHELP!!!!!!!!! PC Wont Boot past bios splash after installing new gpu Forum SolvedNeed help building my new pc Forum SolvedBuilding a new Gaming PC: Need help on a Wireless Network Adapter Forum SolvedHELP NEEDED! New PC Building. Forum First time film maker needs help building an Abode Premiere/After Effects PC! Forum SolvedBuilding new PC for Gaming help needed Forum SolvedBuilding new PC for Gaming help needed Forum SolvedHELP! building a new pc need help with wiring Corsair cx600w psu and all my components Forum SolvedBuilding a new PC and need some help Forum More resources Read discussions in other Systems categories Homebuilt New Build Prebuilt Cases Power Supplies RAM CyberPower !