cooling

Forum discussion tagged with cooling.
  1. GabrielTidswell

    Question Case fans change speed in BIOS but full speed in OS

    Hi I just built my first PC. Everything is working fine except I'm having a few issues with connection between my Gigabyte B560M motherboard and Tecware Orbis fans and fan controller. Currently the BIOS doesn't detect any system fans but changing fan settings for header 1 does control the fan...
  2. UserTom

    [SOLVED] i7 11700k AIO fan placement

    Hi, I bought a Lian Li GALAHAD AIO 240 RGB, a Lian Li lancool II mesh RGB black tempered glass ATX case that comes with 3 intake fans in the front and I also bought a 120mm exhaust fan for the rear. How would you setup the AIO fans, intake, exhaust? I do not have the products already but I...
  3. S

    [SOLVED] CPU reaches 100C when rendering with Davinci Resolve

    MSI MEG Z490 UNIFY ATX Intel® Core™ i7-10700KF BOX Crucial Ballistix RGB 32GB (2 X 16GB) DDR4 3200MHz C16 - Black Gigabyte GeForce RTX™ 3070 VISION OC 8GB GDDR6 Kingston A2000 1TB PCIe Gen3x4 M.2 2280 SSD Toshiba DT02ABA400 4TB 5400rpm 3.5 HDD Thermaltake Toughpower GF1 850W 80 Plus Gold TT...
  4. joaomonteiro94

    Question H150i Elite Capellix 360mm Aio With i9 10900k [FANS TOO LOUD]

    Hi guys, i have the combo above, i9 10900k hooked up with a 360mm Aio Corsair H150i Capellix. And i notice that when im gaming, whatever the game that is (cpu or gpu intensive), my cpu always ramp up to 70+ temps and the aio fans go nuts and it's just annoying as hell.. I tried to creat a...
  5. Kcopp

    Question AIO Pump seems to not listen to Bios

    I set up my pump (Coolermaster masterplus ml240l v2) to certain speeds due to temp of cpu, yet I start up a game and it seems to go to max speed. Why is this? PC: CPU: I-10700k Cooler: Already Mentioned Motherboard: MSI z490-A Pro ATX LGA 1200 RAM: 16gb Tridentz SSD: Samsung 970 Evo 1TB...
  6. P

    Question Huge FPS spikes in League of Legends and Beat Saber ?

    Hi, I have a Predator Triton 300 with an RTX 2070 and an i7 10th Gen. Ever since I got the laptop, on its fresh installation, I have been getting huge fps drops in both League of Legends and Beat Saber, which are the only two games I play. I sit at around 150 - 220 fps on League of Legends but...
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    Question CPU has strange overheating issues

    Hi, I have a Predator Triton 300 with an i7 10th gen and an rtx 2070. When idle, the CPU sits at around 50-60 and sometimes goes up to 80 but then right back down. But when gaming, the CPU goes up to 90 degrees and sits there, even with only 10-17% CPU usage. The GPU stays at around 60-70...
  8. C

    Question NVME M.2 drive too hot; suggestions?

    I have a pre-built MSI desktop that I recently purchased from CDW. It originally came with a SATA SSD as the primary drive, but I've replaced it with a Samsung 970 PLUS NVME drive in the M.2 slot. It works nicely, but according to the Samsung Magician app (and also HWMON) the temps on the M.2...
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    Question Can a vacuum cooler damage CPU/GPU fans?

    I have a new Asus dash f15 and it is getting very hot and noisy so I wanted to get Klim cool+. Laptop has 2 exit vents on one side directly connected to CPU and 2 for GPU fan on other side. But I am afraid that a vacuum cooler can make cpu/gpu fan spin faster or damage it somehow. Is it...
  10. O

    Question Bought a new rig but getting high temperature issues ?

    I just bought a new rig, the specs are below. I am however getting temperature issues where any game I run goes 80C+ about 5 minutes into gameplay. I don't think this is good for the longevity of the CPU. I asked the company where I bought this from (pre-built PC), and they mentioned that im...
  11. R

    [SOLVED] Lian Li Lancool II Mesh AIO and front fan solution

    TL;DR 1. Are there any 360mm AIOs with long enough tubes to install them with tubes down in a Lian Li Lancool II Mesh? 2. Will a 280mm AIO + a 120mm fan fit in the front of a Lian Li Lancool II Mesh? 3. If the answer is Yes on question 1 and 2, which alternativ is better? (May need to read the...
  12. Nikhilniks

    [SOLVED] Is it ok for my laptop to use on bed with very light usage????

    If I use my laptop on bed when i do light task like office etc. In these scenario temps are near 45-55C. But at this temp my fan dont kicks. My fan starts to work mostly after temp 60-65C. The back side of my laptop is fully covered (i.e no vent ) except for fan (which is a very little...
  13. L

    Question Removing a fan from PSU

    Hi everyone, I am trying to build a pc to use with my tv but it has to fit in a really tight space so no case is going to be used and I also am going to remove the PSU case (it won’t be accessible so it’s safe) which means I won’t have a fan which I like since I want it to be super quiet but I...
  14. carocuore

    Question What kind of dust filters should I use? and are fans affected by them?

    Hi everyone. I'm having a dust problem with my computer and been thinking of adding some filters because even after a month there's an even layer of dust on all components and fan blades are covered with a thick layer of black dust, the kind you'd see in a ceiling fan if you don't clean it for...
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    [SOLVED] Question about Fan control and Fan hub(s).

    Hello! I want to improve my airflow in my PC and I want to be able to control it. My PC build is: CPU: i9-10900 (non-K) CPU COOLER: NOCTUA NH-D15 (with 2 Noctua fans that it came with) GPU: MSI 3090 GAMING X TRIO RAM : 2 x 16GB CORSAIR VENGEANCE 3200MHZ MOTHERBOARD: ASROCK Z490 TAICHI PC CASE...
  16. T

    [SOLVED] What is the fan threshold setting on Asus Fan Xpert (AI Suite 3)

    Hi, as the questions says I was wondering what happens if I increase the fan threshold in the app. I am hoping this will increase the minimum speed my fans will run at so they do not go below this RPM. Many thanks, Tom
  17. T

    [SOLVED] Does having a 3pin AIO pump connected to CPU_OPT get full voltage if the CPU_FAN is 4 pin PWM?

    Hi, I have a 4pin PWM noctua F12 as a radiator fan in the CPU_FAN header and the corsair H60 AIO (3 pin) pump in the CPU_OPT headerm my motherboard is asus z87-pro. My CPU_FAN RPM is controlled by the CPU temps detected on my motherboard (using Fan Xpert). Does the pump AIO receive full voltage...
  18. T

    [SOLVED] How can I set a minimum CPU_FAN speed on my 4pin PWM radiator fan

    Hi, I have a corsair H60 AIO with a noctua F12 (4 pin PWM) radiator fan and my MOBO is Asus Z87-Pro. The AIO is plugged into the CPU_OPT header and the Noctua F12 fan in the CPU_FAN header. When I boot my pc I get a BIOS error saying CPU fan error because on startup my CPU fan is only running...
  19. K

    Question CPU reaching 100 when gaming but only 45-55 when idling / Google.

    Hello! My i7-10700KF gets to around 90-100 degrees when playing UNTURNED and RUST but when I play WarThunder and League it only gets to mid 80s at most. It idles around the 50 degree area. I have an MSI 240R watercooler for my CPU. I have 3 SP120 bringing air in at the front of my case and one...
  20. C

    Question Cooling improvements with the Alienware Alpha R2

    So I've got the Alienware alpha R2 with the 960 and as is probably obvious it gets kinda hot. Sticks around 83C with the fans being annoyingly loud so I was wondering if there's any way to improve the cooling. I've already re-pasted both the CPU and GPU with Arctic MX4 and I oiled the fans, but...