Curious about tempuratures

By Ph30nIX
Mar 22, 2005
  1. Hi there,

    I was wondering about the temperature of my HDD, i bought the computer 2nd hand, because frankly i cbf building my own one.

    Seeing as its second hand im guessing the HDD is prolly at least more than 5+ years old, is it safe that it be running at 40C idle??

    Also is 29-30*C a good temp for a computer this old, using stock cooling?

  2. isatippy

    isatippy TS Rookie Posts: 593

    That doesn't seem to hot but since it is old I don't know. :bounce:
  3. triplate

    triplate TS Rookie Posts: 148

    I agree..probably an early Pentium..;)
  4. Ph30nIX

    Ph30nIX TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 359

    ahh ok, i just wasnt quite sure, thanks anyway

  5. triplate

    triplate TS Rookie Posts: 148

    You bet..;)
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