CPU temp too high? - Newbie. Tags: CPUs Last response: March 14, 2013 2:57 PM in CPUs Share Scott94 March 14, 2013 2:06:55 PM Ok so just got a new pc yesterday. I have been playing ARMA 3 on it and my CPU temps are as follows: Core's are Value: 45 - 65, min 45, max 70 (at one point) Is this too high? Should I invest in a better heatsink than the stock one? I have an I5 3570k (not overclocked) Cheers, Scott More about : cpu temp high newbie o1die a c 159 à CPUs March 14, 2013 2:34:56 PM No. I had a 920 up to 90c briefly. 72c is the max recommended by Intel. If you decide to overclock, look at one of these: http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... If you're picky about fan noise and don't like adjusting the fan rpms with smartfan in your bios, get one of these: http://www.frys.com/product/4319215?site=sr:SEARCH:MAIN... Scott94 March 14, 2013 2:39:43 PM Thank you so around 70 degrees is ok for now? ... Going to get an cooler though They two look good I've head lots of great stuff of these to: http://www.amazon.co.uk/Coolergiant-GmbH-ETS-T40-TA-Ene... Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Scott94 March 14, 2013 2:57:56 PM p.s for now what should my PWM be set to in my BIOS ? ( the highest setting?) Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedCPU temp too high under load? Forum SolvedCPU temp too high? Forum SolvedCPU Temp too high Forum SolvedCPU Temp. Too high? Forum SolvedCPU Temp too high, core temps are ok, what is the problem ? Forum SolvedCPU temp is too high? Forum SolvedCPU Temp way too high! Forum SolvedMy i5-750 cpu temp is too high? Forum CPU Temp too high Forum Solvedi7 4790k cpu temps too high Forum SolvedCPU temps too high? (no, it's not because of the thermal paste) Forum SolvedCPU temps with Noctua NH-D14 too high? Forum Which temperature i should keep my eyes on in case it gets too high, CPU temp or Core temp ? Forum SolvedThermal paste cpu temps too high Forum Is CPU Temp too High? Forum SolvedCPU temps a little too high in BIOS? Forum SolvedAre my CPU temps too high? Forum SolvedEvo 212 and CPU temps too high Forum Cpu Temp Too High? Forum Temp too high on my laptop's CPU Forum More resources Read discussions in other CPUs categories AMD Intel Intel i5 Intel i7 Phenom Cooling Performance !