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Windows 7: Is Is Posible To Get A Graphics Card Lower Than Ambient Temperature

19 Dec 2010   #21

Win 10 Home Premium 64 Bit

if its an old version of HW monitor its most likely reading everything wrong

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19 Dec 2010   #22
Ivan the SoSo

windows 10 pro 64 bit

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What stood out to me was the readings on the +12v.
Is that correct?
If you're referring to the 6.38V in rmw020's screen shot, missing or mis-calibrated sensor. The computer wouldn't even turn on if it was correct.
If that sensor is messed up why not the temp sensor?
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19 Dec 2010   #23
Microsoft MVP

Win 7 Ultimate x64

Probably find there is no rhyme or reason as to why one sensor works and another doesn't, especially when dealing with budget boards. The manufacturers cut corners in the strangest of places to save a few pennies here in there.
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19 Dec 2010   #24

Windows 7 64Bit Ultimate Edition SP1

I would imagine that some manufacturers do not go out of there way to build some value mobos with sensors which do work, perhaps they make them out of cheaper goods and might not last as long etc. Thats about it, cheaper mobos will not have as many features and abilities like dearer mobos (like SLI etc).

An older program does not always mean it is going to read wrong either. Anyway heres an updated screenshot with a newer CPUID HWMONITOR.

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