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Weird temp error? (hopefully)

By spencer ยท 9 replies
Feb 19, 2013
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  1. I recently built a pc with a fx 6100 8gb ddr3 and a 7850 in a nzxt phantom 410. and I'm getting what I think are good temps my gpu reaches 50c in load, and the cpu says relatively cool but on speed fan it says the aes says it's like 90c. So what is this aes and do you think these temps are correct. I believe this could'nt be correct, because I have my fans at 100% and I would like to see what you guys think 2. Ill upload gpu-z cpu-z and speed fan diagnostics later today.


    And excuse my bad grammar.
     
  2. Blkfx1

    Blkfx1 TS Evangelist Posts: 859   +203

    Do not use Speed fan to monitor temps. Use Core Temp or HWmonitor and then report back.
     
  3. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar Elite Techno Geek Posts: 6,515   +974

    I like Realtemp personally.
     
  4. Blkfx1

    Blkfx1 TS Evangelist Posts: 859   +203

    Real Temp works too, it just seems Speed Fan provides wildly inaccurate readings.
     
  5. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar Elite Techno Geek Posts: 6,515   +974

    I have noticed this yeah.
     
  6. spencer

    spencer TS Addict Topic Starter Posts: 202   +22

    So it's an error, thank god.
     
  7. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar Elite Techno Geek Posts: 6,515   +974

    If your GPU reaches 50C, no way the CPU can reach higher. Graphic processing (geometric computing) is much more strenuous then the linear/complex math the CPU does.
     
  8. spencer

    spencer TS Addict Topic Starter Posts: 202   +22

    Right now coretemp says cpu tops at 26.0c and gpu-z says 50c under load so I think this is fine or do you think I should upgrade cooling
     
  9. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar Elite Techno Geek Posts: 6,515   +974

    26 is great. My laptop's i7 gets to about 55C under load lol. You are fine in terms of cooling.
     
  10. spencer

    spencer TS Addict Topic Starter Posts: 202   +22

    Thanks for the advice guys(y)
     

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