CPUs How To
How can you check your CPU's temperature and what's a good or normal range? We break it down for you.
Installing a CPU in a PC motherboard isn't difficult. But if you don't do it right, you can break expensive parts. We'll walk you through the steps of how to install a modern CPU correctly.
Knowing how much of your CPU is in use can be crucial to diagnosing performance issues. Here’s how.
Delidding, the process of removing your CPUs integrated heat sink and replacing its thermal paste with better material, is fairly easy with the right tools.
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