Forum discussion tagged with #cooling.
  1. SkyKnightOG

    Question Chasis Fan Not Working

    When I try to turn on my computer it gives the error "512 - Rear chassis fan not detected". And when i open the case the fan dosent spin. . i have tried multiple fans but, none of them work but, all of them worked in the CPU fan port. Also my mobo has a HOOD_SENSE port. I think the chasis port...
  2. O

    Question Help me to understand how cooling and cooling monitoring works ?

    I have lenovo gaming laptop 3, ryzen 5 5600H, RTX 3060. and I just found out there is no way you can neither monitor nor control your fan. Long story short, when i was trying to disconnect and reconnect the fans I accidently cut the CPU fan connector. Thankfully I got it fixed and working again...
  3. Gamefreaknet

    Question Liquid Cooling for i9-12900K ?

    Currently looking at getting the i9-12900K for a new high end PC build for games like Shadow of The Tomb Raider, Forza Horizon 4, Doom Eternal and other similar games that I can't currently run on my current setup. I found Deepcool Gammax L240 V2 for around £70 compared to other coolers I see...
  4. M

    Question RGB fan runs irregularly!

    One of the 3 rgb fans on my computer is not working properly. To explain, it works silently and non-stop at first, and it suddenly turns slowly, almost to a stop, and does this loudly, after 1-2 seconds, it becomes quiet and smooth, then 5 seconds passes and repeats the situation I described...
  5. M

    [SOLVED] Fan placement help

    Hello THW community, I just newly installed an rtx 2060, and was getting concerned with it being a bit toasty (rises to 60c idle) As of right now, my computer only uses two system fans, on on rear and one on top, none in front (case is nzxt h210) I was wondering if both fans should be exhaust...
  6. HardWave

    [SOLVED] Ryzen 3 5300u safe temps

    So recently I bought a Lenovo ideapad 3 slim 3i with Ryzen 3 5300u 8 Gb Ram, and usually played in a well conditioned aired room with idle temp around 45 - 50 Celcius. When running ps3 emulator (Rpcs3, playing persona 5) it runs smoothly, but then I check my cpu temperature on CPU - Z while the...
  7. Vlad220022

    [SOLVED] For my case, which will be better? Intake or Exhaust?

    My case have 1 rear slot(80mm), 1 side slot(120mm), and 2 front slot(80mm). I already have 1 rear slot as Exhaust (80mm) and 1 side slot as Intake (120mm). I want to buy another 2 fans (80mm) for my front. Should the 2 front fans intake, while the side and rear are exhaust?
  8. 4MIK

    Question is this normal?

    im using an asus g531gt i7-9750h 16gb single channel ram gtx 1650 (8 months old) while gaming my cpu temps fluctuates between 94 degrees and 97 degrees and my gpu goes up to 93 degrees which i feel is insanely hot can anyone tell me if this is normal?

    [SOLVED] I need some help on my current setup

    So i have 2 intakes which is one at the front and one in the bottom near the psu. And 3 exhaust fans 2 which are at the top and one at the back. Is this good for airflow ? Cause ive been using this for sometime and my cpu temp never goes to 60°C Gpu temps are fine i must say dosent go 80°C+...
  10. forumsgr

    [SOLVED] CPU temperatures under CPU-Z & Prime 95 mismatch?

    Hi guys, I read previous threads about CPU, Temps and Cooling, so i wanted to check my new build. I used hwinfo to check CPU temps in my buid (specs on signature). While running Prime95, it reached 100' Celcius without any errors with 100% load on all CPUs after 8-10 minutes (then I stopped it...
  11. Siltant

    Question Can I plug in AIO power into a fan hub?

    Tomorrow, I am installing an Auraflow X 240 Snow. My motherboard only has two fan headers (CPU_FAN, and SYS_FAN). I use SATA to power my RGB, but I need to power my pump, and my PSU doesn't have any more SATA cables. I currently have a fan hub plugged into SYS_FAN. Would it be possible to power...
  12. Zihad

    Question Cooler Master Hyper 212 Turbo LED vs Cooler Master Master Air MA410P?

    Hello Tom's Hardware Forum, which cpu cooler should i take for better performance to cool my ryzen 5 3600? I want to overclock my processor in medium level. So, now tell tell which is suitable for me between from these two coolers of cpu- Cooler Master Hyper 212 Turbo LED or Cooler Master...
  13. A

    [SOLVED] Laptop CPU temperature

    My laptop is Lenovo IdeaPad Gaming 3 15IMH05 with Intel core i7 - 10750H and Nvidia GTX 1650 Ti, which I just purchased it 2 weeks ago. I don't know if my laptop has heating problems or is it normal, it is my first time owning a gaming laptop. But, from such a powerful CPU and GPU, and with...
  14. B

    Question Is possible Add FANS OVER PSU SHROUD in nzxt h510 elite?

    Hi, Is it possible to add fans over the psu shroud to improve airflow over GPU. Im planning to make REALLY long GPU base render animations and i wanted to know if this is possible to get better temps. Here: Thanks in advance.
  15. M

    [SOLVED] Please help!

    I have and Asus Prime H310M-E R2.0, which has 2 fan headers, cpu, and cha. The problem is i want to buy 6 "InWin Sirius Loop" fans (these fans can be connected consecutively) but i dont know if some voltage problem would happen.
  16. Prad_Bitt

    [SOLVED] Air conditioning moisture effect on PC?

    Hi I am new at PCs and I just built a PC and it's kept in my bedroom, I live in a hotter area (around 40°C in summers) so I have to leave the air conditioning on all night. This causes my floor and other objects in my room to have moisture deposits on them in the morning, like the floor becomes...
  17. TheGreen

    [SOLVED] Do I need a rear fan?

    Okay, so I'm planning my next build, and I want to ensure I have positive air pressure in my system. Cat hair is literally almost everywhere. Keep in mind that I plan on overclocking my cpu too. I'm thinking about sticking a 360mm aio at the top of my case as an exhaust and 3 140mm's on the...
  18. xSnicks

    [SOLVED] CPU Cooling Suggestions

    So, I've been using the AMD Wraith Max stock cooler for my Ryzen 7 2700x, however lately, it's been getting quite loud that I can even hear it through my gaming audio at some moments. And, I was recommended by a friend to get the corsair H60. But, I've also seen other products like noctua and...
  19. Tec Noir

    [SOLVED] Is it Smart to have 2 AIO's in one Case?

    Okay, lets show some parts to give you an idea what Im working with, and planning on doing, but the issue I have is, Will it work.... -Kraken G12 -Kraken X72 AIO (For G12 to mount on 1080ti) -MSI Duke GTX 1080ti Corsair H100I SE (For CPU) Intel Core I9 9900K NZXT H700 Case So the plan for me...
  20. M

    Question Corsdair Carbide 200r front intake fan recommendation

    I need to replace my Corsair Carbide 200r front intake fan as it's getting very noisy. Was looking at the Noctua NF-S12A as I'm getting another one to replace the exhaust fan. However, with the HD bays in the case, not sure if the NF-S12A a good choice?
  21. H

    Question 7700k high temps and can't undervolt

    So I've been having some issues with my 7700k's temps. I have an ASUS H110M-A mobo. At idle, temps sit around 38c-45c, and while gaming, they can hit above 90c depending on the game. I ran Prime 95 and the temps hit 100c immediately so I stopped because that's the threshold for the CPU. I've...
  22. R

    Question NZXT G12 with Asus Strix 390

    Hello, I recently purchased the NZXT Kraken G12 with the x42 cooler to try and bring down the temps as two out of the 3 fans are completely broken, I was wondering if I would have to purchase anything to cool down the VRAM extra as I am a bit worried about this. Any help would be greatly...
  23. G

    Question Life span on H100i?

    My system was built in late summer 2015 and now has been given lag, maybe due to overheating processor. It goes around 50-60 degrees in idle. Without dust. If the thermal is stock I don't know because I just picked the part for the pc. So does a H100i fail after 4-5 years? CPU - i6700k stock...