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Windows 7: AMD PHENOM II X6 2.8GHz 60+C

30 Jun 2011   #1

WINDOWS 7 ULTIMATE 64-BiT
 
 
AMD PHENOM II X6 2.8GHz 60+C

i Have a bIg problem of temprature here, guyz can u pls. help me out.

All of the Components of my system are always hot &temprature goes upto 60C
i DOnt know what to do, it affects adversly on performence.
Due to which my PC is very slow.

i Have :-
AMD PHENOM II X6 2.8GHz
GIGABYTE MOTHERBOARD 880-GM-UD2H
4GB DDR3 KINGSTON DUAL-CHANNEL RAM
500GB WDC HDD
WINDOWS 7 ULTIMATE 64-BiT.



Due to this temp, it is not even getting to its half the potential & just ****in crazy slow.


i Have one BiG 120mm fan {there is only 1fan space}, a good Heat Sink which comes with the processor & one side of my CPU is alwayz open to pass some amount of air

So pls. guyz tell me what else is there


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30 Jun 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by dharmil007 View Post
i Have one BiG 120mm fan {there is only 1fan space}, a good Heat Sink which comes with the processor & one side of my CPU is alwayz open to pass some amount of air
This can cause an issue in its self cases are designed with airflow in mind leaving a side off the machine can affect airflow and cooling, try putting the case side back on and see how the temps are then.
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30 Jun 2011   #3

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 X64 (Windows 8.1, Linux Mint, Windows XP and others in VM)
 
 

If your case only has 1 fan, that could be some of the cause. TJmax is 62, above that your CPU can be damaged. Where are you reading the temps, what program?
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30 Jun 2011   #4

Windows 8.1 Pro w/Media Center 64bit, Windows 7 HP 64bit
 
 

What model is your case and is the fan blowing in or out.

Jim
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30 Jun 2011   #5

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 X64 (Windows 8.1, Linux Mint, Windows XP and others in VM)
 
 

The only thing that Should cause that is lack of circulation in your case, or the thermal paste and CPU heatsink were not applied properly. With only 1 fan in the case I am sure there is a lack of circulation.
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30 Jun 2011   #6

W7x64 Pro, SuSe 12.1/** W7 x64 Pro, XP MCE
 
 

Have you considered putting all of those components into a new case with better cooling?
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01 Jul 2011   #7

WINDOWS 7 ULTIMATE 64-BiT
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by essenbe View Post
If your case only has 1 fan, that could be some of the cause. TJmax is 62, above that your CPU can be damaged. Where are you reading the temps, what program?
what does TJmax mean ???? 'coz some ppl tell me that for PHENOMS it is normal to go to 60-65 during load

i HAve used SPECCY as well as AMD OVERDRIVE


Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by seekermeister View Post
Have you considered putting all of those components into a new case with better cooling?



i M thinking of that option,.
i bought this case for 4000INR & m nt sure if i'LL replace it.

newayz was thinking of CM ELITE 400 or ANTEC 300, which is good {as my budget is low}

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by Phone Man View Post
What model is your case and is the fan blowing in or out.

Jim



i Have a TAG cabinet.
& i suppose the fan is blowing out {means its taking the air form inside & giving out}

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by essenbe View Post
The only thing that Should cause that is lack of circulation in your case, or the thermal paste and CPU heatsink were not applied properly. With only 1 fan in the case I am sure there is a lack of circulation.
i Dont think that thermal paste is applied to my between my processor & heat sink.
Does it come from factory itself or we have to do it, 'coz i havent done it
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12 Jul 2011   #8
dsc

Windows 7 64
 
 

If you used the heatsink that came with the CPU, there should have been a square of thermal material already on the bottom of it.
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