Page 3 - Forum discussion tagged with cooling.
  1. K

    Question Is my Noctua NH-D15 enough to cool a 13900KF at stock speeds?

    Hey! I just ordered my 13900KF and I'm planning to use my Noctua NH-D15 to cool it but the reviews have me worried a bit as the CPU seems to get hot. Gaming is the heaviest workload I use my PC for. Thanks!
  2. monkeybusinessceo

    [SOLVED] CPU hitting 100C quickly while gaming - is there anything to blame other than the AIO cooler? (MSI CoreLiquid 240R)

    Hey all, thanks for reading. Long time lurker first time poster. I've been using my 11th gen MSI Aegis RS 11TG-222US for about a year now. Basic specs: CPU Intel® Core™ i7-11700K Processor 8C/16T 3.6-4.9 GHz 16MB Cache Chipset Z490 Motherboard MSI ATX Motherboard CPU Cooler 240mm Liquid Cooler...
  3. ToxicTiger

    Question Header Confusion

    I am planning on purchasing the corsair icue comander core xt and 6 cooler master sickleflow 120 V2 RGBs . I know the rgb fan headers are only for corsair fans. however, can i use the commaner core xt for the fan headers and daisy chain the rgb headers together and put then on a rgb slot on the...
  4. 7

    Question The computer restarts continuously

    I changed a new case, a CPU cooler and a new nvme memory.The pc restarted by itself after 30 minutes, it happened again after another 30 minutes, I opened a game and it happened immediately. Now it happens immediately as soon as I log in to windows, I don't have time to do anything. It also...
  5. F

    Question Bios? MOBO? Cooler? Who's got the issue?

    First off the specs. Mobo-MSI Z490 gaming edge wifi CPU-I7 10700k Cooler-Noctua NH d15 chromax 3000rpm NEW PSU-apex gaming 750w gold Ram 16gb ballistic ddr4 GPU-MSI 3070 ti gaming trio NEW 2 3000rpm noctual fans NEW Other fans etc.... Issue-bios/afterburner not saving/abiding by curves...
  6. thatone_questionmark

    Question CPU and GPU overheating waaaaaay too much..

    Running an r5 3600 with an rx 5700. They both go extremely hot. The CPU goes to about 60-65C idle w/o undervolt and 50C idle after a 0.0835 V undervolt, under load CPU still stays at 95C constant under load. GPU stays at about 55C and goes to 85C under load. What is wrong? I'm running on a...
  7. I

    Question Will the Mugen 5 fit into max 155mm Thermaltake versa c23 tg?

    This case is really weird. You can only install a 155mm cpu cooler which is very low. According to some folks and statistics, the mugen 5 is the best low price/low height cooler. <-- Noctua might be better but is taller and more expensive. The issue is that it's 155mm tall, so now I have to...
  8. Immalent

    Question Smelling burnt plastic from my pc

    Recently upgraded my pc. New case and upgraded to a 750w Seasonic Focus gx gold rated , Zotac 3070Ti OC Trinity edition and a Ryzen 5 5600x paired with my old motherboard a B450 Aorus M with 2 ssd's 1 is m.2 ,Problem i have right now is when I try to play anything I start smelling burnt plastic...
  9. BTBuilder

    Question PC Cases [AIR-TIGHT vs AIR-FLOW]

    Building a pc case to suit tough environments means looking at case building from a whole new perspective. One of the best concepts I've seen yet is a rather large case tested by Linus Tech Tips. It used a very conventional flow through system with some very unconventional extras. Basically it...
  10. fkdars

    Question 1 out of my 4 fans are detected and I need h bc help please.

    I just built my pc about a week ago and when I look in the case all the fans witch is the 3 case fans on the front the CPU fan and the one fan in the back they are all spinning But when i look in my bios I only see CPU fan detected and CHA1 CHA2 and CPU OPT FAN is says n/a on the bios screen I...
  11. D

    Question Deepcool GAMMAX 400xt Ram clearance?

    Iam going to buy Deepcool GAMMAX 400 xt for my Gigabyte b660m motherboard, will the cooler cause any ram attachment issues? Ram: XPG Gammix D10 DDR4 (2x8)
  12. Ratteus

    [SOLVED] Does lowering the speed of a 3-pin AIO pump going to break the pump?

    I've found a setting that can enable the control of a 3-pin AIO pump speed by using the DC mode in the BIOS. So, it's controlling the speed by lowering the DC voltage going to the pump, right? My question is, does lowering the voltage going to the pump going to break the pump? I've read quite a...
  13. master7piece

    Question Case fans instead of AIO cooling fans

    Hi All. It would be greatly appreciated to have your opinion. I have Cougar Pouritas case with 3 x120 mm Cougar vortex intake fans On front panel and 1x 120 mm fan on bottom, 3x 120 mm Cougar vortex fans on top (exhaust fans) and 1x 120 mm Exhaust fan on the back. I also have NZXT X53 AIO...
  14. S

    Question CPU overheating while idle and in BIOS

    As the title says, my PC has out of nowhere developed a cooling issue. My CPU will reach temps of 90-100 celsius while idle or in the BIOS. The PC is relatively new, bought the NZXT H1 Mini Pro back in January. I figured the pump might be dead but it still reads at around 4200RPMs and I can...
  15. J

    Question What CPU Cooler will Work?

    I have an Envinda X79-6M Motherboard (LGA 2011 - 0 ) and an Intel XEON E5-2690 CPU. It looks like this: View: For the CPU Cooler, it comes with a plastic ring (looks a lot like AMD style) and four plastic screws. They look like this: View...
  16. denielpls

    Question H100i v2 Super Loud all the time

    Hi guys so im having this issue where basicaly my AIO corsair H100i v2 is LOUD all the time like literally even on idle it sounds like a plane is gonna take off, does anyone know a soulution to make it quieter? or less noisy? video of the sound it is making video link
  17. A

    Question Cooling an i7-7700k Non-overclocked build

    Hello All, Sorry for the long post. But I really need help. I have an editing PC with i7 7700k processor. I have not overclocked the processor. It has a Corsair 120mm AIO liquid cooler installed. I built this PC for video editing in April 2017 (more than five years ago as of asking this...
  18. Namiyami

    Question Ryzen 3600 Overheating

    I am building a computer for my gf. We started with a MSI240r v2 . instantly after installing the mobo hit me with an over heat message. I re applied thermal paste, plugged it into cpu fan as well as pump fan header . We now have a Corsair H100i Elite now, and the same issue persist . I got...
  19. Zago

    Question SYS Fans turn on and off together with the LED

    Hi everyone, this is a relatively new problem I am not sure when it started tho. So the issue is that my SYS 1, 2 & 3 fans will turn on and light up and then after a random but short period of time they will all dim their lights and after that the lights just turn off and some times the fans...
  20. I

    Question Asus B450-F Gaming II ssd and gpu question

    I read that if i use m.2 slot with heatsink it will make PCIe16_1 to x8, does that mean i need to place my GPU on PCIe16_2 or it downgrade it too? And do i need a thermal pad for that heatsink becouse i don't know if it has a stock one on it? SDD will be Samsung 980 (non-Pro) 1 TB. I am...
  21. B

    Question My H100i Elite Capellix not showing up in iCUE

    So I've had this CPU cooler for about 2 years. No problems at all with it. But since yesterday it doesn't appear in iCUE or in "Device Manager" or "Bluetooth & other devices" on Windows. Since it started doing this the fans on the cooler are running quite loudly, so I can only assume its at...
  22. Hihihijo

    Question I have an issue….

    Hello I am currently having an problem with my cpu temperature, when I boot up the pc it takes about a couple minutes until it reaches 90 degrees. This issue started one day randomly and now it won’t stop, I have currently did a scan for malware which didn’t find anything. I cleaned the whole pc...
  23. E

    [SOLVED] Amd 5950x. high temp low load, low temp high load

    trying to understand the temp behaviour of my CPU. The cooling is a corsair h115i. ive set the pump to "extreme" setting, and from Hwinfo graph i can see that the pump is running constantly at approx 2700rpm. so what puzzles me is that during normal light usage , i get temps spiking into 75C...
  24. N

    Question Best 120mm AIO with pump in the radiator- Evolve Shift 2

    Hi, I am looking at doing my first ITX PC build using a Phanteks evolve shift 2 air. one major issue with this case is the fact of the radiator is mounted at the bottom of the case meaning the pump will be in a potentially bad place. (GamersNexus giving me anxiety :LOL: ) i was looking into...
  25. J

    Question Case fans not detected since installing new graphics card ?

    I’ve noticed since installing a new graphics card (3060) I can’t control my fans anymore. CPU fan is always around 2000 rpm, the 2 chassis fans and pump is now N/A in the bios whereas before I could see the speeds and adjust them. I used to control them on a curve in NZXT CAM and would hear them...
  26. IcyAlexander

    Question High Idle Temps (Need Help)

    Recently my PC's temps have been spiking up again with idle temps at 77C, even tho coolant is around 33C. Cpu is 7 5800x Aio H100i Platinum SE Thermal paste is MX 4 and the case is 465x icue with 5 fans in total including radiator ones The thermal paste is brand new and applied it 2 days ago. I...
  27. B

    Question My Pc case fans are not turning on

    Hello So I was cleaning my pc with a cotton swab so accidently dropped it under the Hardisk, so to remove it I had to unscrew hardisk slot well hardisk is working fine but Pc case fans stopped working, I tried but didnt work can someone help Thanks here some pc images may help diagnosing -...
  28. D

    Question Friend building a custom pc and realized halfway through that case may not have enough airflow, any help?

    My friend is building a custom pc and has already started installing the hardware, but we have no realized that the airflow may not be able to support the hardware (Though we are not entirely sure it won't) Any advice on if this case will suffice or what to do if it does not...
  29. ccoo84

    [SOLVED] Repaste & Repad suggestions for an Asus Strix RTX 3090 ?

    So I decided yesterday to go bonkers, & buy the Asus Strix RTX 3090.. My question now is, I already know myself & I will want to repaste & repad the graphics card But I'm having trouble finding any sugestions about pad size & best paste to use.. Lastly I know allot of people my ask why do this...
  30. TheRelentlessHunter

    Question Did I screw up?

    Good day, everyone! I'm fairly new to building my own PC and i'm trying my best to understand things. I do believe i've gotten everything down, but i've come across an issue that made me think I just goofed. I recently bought a "MSI Mag Core Liquid 240R aRGB CPU cooler" alongside a brand new...
  31. D

    Question Four 140 mm fans, one 120 mm and... a question.

    Hello guys. I have a Deepcool Matrexx 70 case and I bought four Scythe Kaze Flow 140mm RGB fans. The case already came with a standard 120mm fan pre-installed (exhaust), and I'm thinking of putting two 140mm fans on top (also exhaust fans), with another two 140mm fans at the front of the case...
  32. L

    Question Ryzen 9 3900X overheating under load and not cooling down ?

    Hiya! I bought a prebuilt PC almost exactly one year ago. In the last few days I noticed my CPU reaching very high temps (even exceeding the 95 degree threshold) while gaming and barely falling below that after ending all CPU-intensive processes. My rig contains as follows: AMD Ryzen 9 3900X...
  33. W

    [SOLVED] What does thermal monitoring technology do?

    Just a quick question I have a cpu which is a (x3450) And just curious what does "Thermal monitoring tech" do, Because my cpu from gathering research (Intel websites In the Package specification tab) Doesn't have it And scared if maybe it'll run too hot and not thermal throttle. So would it run...
  34. Thunder7542

    Question Odense2-k max ampage

    I’m switching my hp pavilion 580-023w to a new case. (The Corsair 4000d airflow) and want to use the case fans that come with it. I plan on using a splitter as the motherboard only has one 3 pin header. Is there anywhere I can find the max ampage for it? I’ve looked at its page on the hp...
  35. Thunder7542

    Question 4 pin fan hub on 3 pin motherboard fan socket

    So I want to get a fan hub for my 3 pin fans. Something big like this or this. They don’t specify whether I can plug these into a motherboard with only 1 3 pin fan socket/header. Do you know if it will work?
  36. R

    Question PC Hardware - several bugs

    Hello, I hope you are doing well, I come to you because I have different bugs with my PC. These bugs come sometimes together and sometimes one by one. List of bugs: The most dangerous one is that, sometimes, when I boot up the PC no fan is working, neither the AIO fans connected to CPU_FAN, so...
  37. C

    Question cpu temps with aio liquid cooler higher than others?

    Since I've got my aio cooler (Kraken x63 280mm) it's always been a relatively lower temperature than other people I've seen. I have a ryzen 7 3700x and the aio is mounted on the front of my pc with the fans on the inside pulling the air in. The case is quite cramped because I'm waiting on...
  38. T

    Question Please advise on current parts selection for new PC!

    Here is my current parts selection for a PC that will be heavily used for Blender 3.1 and some video editing. AMD Ryzen 7 5800X 3.8 GHz 8-Core Processor Asus PRIME B550-PLUS ATX AM4 Motherboard Corsair Vengeance LPX 32 GB (2 x 16 GB) DDR4-3600 CL18 Memory Corsair MP600 PRO XT 2...
  39. D

    Question Higher temps with new AIO

    I am having higher temps after installing an AIO (ID-COOLING FROSTFLOW X240) . Before I was only using a stock CPU fan. On idle with couple windows open right at 52celsius, when playing COD Vanguard it is getting around 70celsius with the new AIO.. On my old fan it was going around 60celsius...
  40. REXER897

    Question fans not ramping up at over 90 C (hwmonitor not reporting fans)

    i have a dell inspiron 3521 and its fans are not ramping up at over 90 C its been 9 years and i havent replaced any thermal paste or cleaned any dust im also on the latest windows version if anyone has a solution pls do help