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Forum discussion tagged with Overheat.
  1. Chamuth

    Question RX 580 GPU fan is not spinning

    One day when I was playing RDR2 my AMD RX 580 4GB started spinning at 100% speed and started making this huge noise. Performance was pretty much the same. I shut down the game and tried the AMD settings to reset the fan speed it didn't worj, MSI after burner also didn't work. And then I started...
  2. RJGray

    Question 4790k is overclocking on a non-clockable mobo?

    Howdy all! I've been noticing that my computer has been randomly freezing up at seemingly random times. When watching a netflix show, when playing a flash game, when playing a more modern video game, and even when simply idling. So it seems to be unrelated to workload so far as I can tell. At...
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    Question CPU fan flaring up randomly, but frequently. Low CPU temp/load with brief spikes.

    Having an issue with my CPU. Not sure if it's just my cooler I need to replace or if another component is the problem. My CPU fan is flaring up in a seemingly random pattern starting at low RPMs then increasing to high RPMs. When not under significant load, the RPMs stay low to mid, but still...
  4. Z

    Question Is this CPU dead?

    Hello Tom's Hardware community! My friend has an Intel Core i5-4590S that has been used for more than a year now. It has been running very well until yesterday. It decided not to boot up my friend's PC, not even POST. So I tried the following diagnostic steps: swapping motherboards, removing...
  5. maniacmurky

    Question Graphics card reaches 98-105 degrees Fahrenheit.

    This is happening within a few minutes of use. Before it was just from games, but now it's also happening if I'm using normal things such as Google Chrome. The fan speeds are reaching full rotation but it does not help with controlling he temperature at all. The computer I use is pretty bad, the...
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    Question Can a Ryzen 5 2400 handle a GTX 1660 Super?

    Hey guys! So I want to upgrade my pc by adding a new gpu(I was thinking a 1660super or an rx 590). The problem is that I dont know If there will be a big bottleneck,or my pc will overheat. My PC case is a really small one( Silverstone Sugo SG13B-Q).The height is 181mm,the width is 222mm and the...
  7. Z

    [SOLVED] Bad vs no thermal paste? And possible removers?

    My PC: Intel Core i3 6100 (Stock cooler) 1*8GB Corsair Vengeance LPX DDR4-2400 Gigabyte H110m-S2PV Corsair VS450 (Grey Label) Zotac GTX 1650 OC I have real high temperatures on any types of load(95-100C). I haven't changed the thermal paste in 4 years. But I did remove the heatsink a couple of...
  8. eibelbilly

    Question Thermal throttling fx 6300

    I've been playing fallout 4 and my CPU gets really hot and after a bit starts to down clock and throttle with the stock cooler and there is no overclock what's one of the best coolers under 130 that I can get to keep it cool and later overclock
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    Question Faulty GPU drivers or dead GPU?

    Hello, I have an HP omen laptop, and it has a GTX 1060 6GB GPU. Now there is no secondary GPU, and the laptop solely relies on this Card. Recently, i noticed artifacts ONLY in demanding games, and then one day my laptop shut off[I opened my laptop and checked, there was much dirt , and i...
  10. T

    Question New build randomly reboots and fans go really loud/fast.

    Hey all, I recently completed my first build, and everything had been going smoothly. However, as of yesterday it's started randomly rebooting, and has happened three times now. First, the fans surge and go really loud, like they're on full throttle, and then it just reboots. I don't know what...
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    Question Cannot seem to fix the CPU overheating problem. Replaced thermal paste and bought a new cooler.

    Tried installing a new cooler (Corsair Hydro Series H60 AIO Liquid CPU Cooler). Tried using a new thermal paste (ARCTIC MX-4). Replacing the thermal paste worked for a bit - reduced the temperature to idle 54 degrees. But I applied the paste on June 19th, about a month ago, and now my computer...
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    Question My pc is always overheated

    My pc CPU and GPU temperature is always around 60C without any usage And while normal usage or gaming it goes up to 80C So what should I do? Does it have any solutions? I'm using Sony Vaio laptop with Intel core i7-2670QM CPU @ 2.20 GHZ And 8 GB ram With Nvidia Geforce GT 540M Sorry for my...
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    Question amd ryzen 9 3900x overheating even in bios

    Hello, I just brought new system and its over heating even in bios screen. My configuration is Ryzen 9 3900x Asus x570 rog strix e gaming NZXT krakken x620 radiator Corsair RM1000x psu 16x2 gskill ram 3200 mhz Radiator fans are spining properly still its showing 85 to 97 C temperature in bios...
  14. gil.famc

    Question My PC keeps freezing with a buzzing sound whenever I play games

    In early March, this year, I purchased a new gaming PC. Along with the store, I chose my components and parts and they put it together for me. But the thing is, it keeps freezing whenever I play games. The type of freeze where everything stops, and a strange loud buzzing sound accompanies it...
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    Question CPU overheating

    So I have had my pc for about 5 years now. Recently it has been struggling with an overheating problem so I decided to do a dust cleaning and reapply thermal paste. Even browsing on chrome has my pc in the mid 50's Celcius which im pretty sure is bad. It has come to a point where playing some...
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    Question Why does my PC randomly restart?

    Hi there, I have had the PC in question for four years. The PC boots into ANY operating system fine. Sometimes will even work for a good while before it reboots, or even worse, just goes black with no output via the display and hangs. Other times it will restart five minutes after being turned...
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    Question Need Hot Noctua computer tips

    Hello! I have a temperature problem with my computer and want to ask for tips on what to do. first of all my components: CPU - Intel Core i7-9700K 3.6 GHz 8-Core CPU Cooler - Noctua NH-D15 82.5 CFM CPU GPU - Palit GeForce RTX 2080 SUPER 8 GB GameRock MB - Asus PRIME Z390-A ATX LGA1151 CHASSI -...
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    [SOLVED] So..i have some problems with my r5 1600x regarding temperatures.

    Idle temps vary between 37-50 and when gaming (usually apex) they rise to 95 in a matter of 2-3 matches (around 30-45 minutes) and then my PC crashes. I`m using the stock AMD Wraith Max and I recently replaced the stock thermal paste with Arctic Mx-2 . If it helps i have a Vega 56 GPU and the...
  19. aidan9082

    Question i5 - 8400 overheating?

    I’ve had my pc for about two years (can list specs) and never have had a problem with overheating especially my cpu, considering I have a AIO NZXT Kraken cpu cooler, recently my cpu has been heating up to degrees around 90-100 °C when playing cpu and gpu intensive games to the point where I...
  20. Question Is my PC overheating while gaming

    Hello folks, I was enjoying the Fortnite live event that occurred on the 15th this month and it has some pretty insane visuals. After a few minutes my PC started making a weird grinding noise and the fans had some sort of suppressed sound. My temps on idle are pretty solid but I don't know if...