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Windows 7: core 3 of quad core CPU always lower temp?????

09 Aug 2010   #11


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by profdlp View Post
It's normal, at least in my experience. I'm not sure, but it might have something to do with where the sensing diode is located on the chip.
i do believe this is the answer.

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09 Aug 2010   #12

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Or the part where that core is has best contact to cooler.
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09 Aug 2010   #13


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Nikkeli View Post
Or the part where that core is has best contact to cooler.
very unlikely to provide such a dramatic change.
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09 Aug 2010   #14


Silicon is not exactly a good heat conductor.. core three probably gets the greatest benefit from your cooling fan.. may be as simple as that. Every multi-core system I've ever monitored the temperatures of usually has one core that averages a couple degrees higher than the rest
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