overheating

Forum discussion tagged with overheating.
  1. B

    Question Help with Core Temp readings

    So I just bought a new Video Card. The AMD Radeon RX 5700 XT. My mobo and computer in general is pretty old, But I don't really have the money to upgrade motherboard and all the inner workings. So I decided to get a newer PSU because my previous one was giving some power issues. My mobo ...
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    Question Weird dedicated graphics card failure, help please.

    Greetings, it's been 7 years since I bought my MSI GT72 2PE Dominator Pro Gaming Laptop and everything was fine until one month ago. I was playing a recently released game (Mount & Blade Bannerlord) when my laptop screen turned black and I had to turn off and on the computer. What I saw when the...
  3. harry_redhead

    [SOLVED] CPU reaching 100C when starting up games

    Hi all, i’ve been experiencing random shutdowns and restart so I looked at GPU-Z data and saw that upon starting games my CPU will jump from an idle temp of around 55 all the way to 100 at the worst. I’ve reapplied thermal paste and I’m using the stock in the cooler for the Ryzen 5 3200. I’ve...
  4. D

    Question Overheating system under load

    So I've been having this issue with my computer. It seems to get quite hot under load. So I stress tested the cpu and gpu In AIDA64 and these were the temps after 20 minutes: CPU temp: 92 degrees celcius GPU temp: 80 degrees celcius These are my computer specs: CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 2600 Cooler...
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    Question CPU temperatures instantly at 100C after boot up, out of troubleshooting options

    I've noticed performance issues in my gaming PC that have gotten progressively worse over time. A few weeks ago I checked the temperature and it was way too high, so I started trying to fix that. After exhausting a lot of options, nothing has improved, so I'm here to try and find help. Things...
  6. Jyecam28

    Question *i7 4790 @ 3.60GHz at 100c when gaming!? **PLEASE HELP**

    Hi, I'm 13 and have been saving for SO LONG and I recently bought a gaming pc off of facebook marketplace for $700(aud), and when I'm playing games like overwatch, the cpu temp will go to about 80c-100c? The cpu idles at around 35c-45c? I also noticed, when i push on the cpu fan/heatsink (I'm...
  7. S

    Question I7-6700k overheating

    So basically, i ordered some new ram and when i swapped the ram, i also decided to apply new thermal paste (Arctic MX-4) to my cpu, i have the Corsair GTX h110i water cooler with the pre applied paste and never changed it for about 2 years so decided i might aswell clean and add new paste...
  8. tcajic00

    Question Asus K550V (X550VX) laptop overheating

    Hi, I have Asus K550V (X550VX) laptop for few years now. CPU is Intel Core i5-6300HQ 2.30GHz up to 3.20GHz and graphics card is NVIDIA GeForce GTX 950M 2GB GDDR5. I have 8GB of RAM DDR4 and Windows 10 installed. The problem is overheating while gaming. My laptop meets requirements for a lot of...
  9. Sir_Yeti

    Question H100i V2 was reading 0 RPM on iCue and CPU temps was reading 90-100 degrees C. Pump Broken after case switch?

    Hello, I bought an H100i V2 around 2 years ago and was working really nice until yesterday, when I noticed that it was showing 0 RPM for the pump and the warning light was coming on in the pump. The first thing I checked was the CPU temps to make sure it wasn't a failure, but it was reading...
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    Question my I7 7700k is at 90/100C while under load

    At idle my CPU is 35C having no problem. When under load it start to go to 90 or higher. My specs are: 1080Ti strix 32gb (4x8) crucial ballistic 3000mhz i7 7700k with Dark rock 3 pro Asus STRIX Z270E GAMING 1350 watt psu. I checked and changed cooling paste already to make sure there was...
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    Question Why is my Xfx R9 270x stuck in overheat mode (300mhz)

    Before I get the equivalent of level 1 tech support answers. Yes ive reinstalled drivers Yes I tried unplugging and powering down the device and restarting (this one is for laughs) Yes I've updated the Vbios Yes I've replaced the thermal paste Yes I've looked for the infamous PP_CNescapeinput...
  12. M

    Question PC just died and need to know why

    I recently upgraded my pc with a ryzen 5 3600 and new ram. Everything worked fine for a couple of days until today while playing fortnite and messing with settings the screen turns off but fans and stuff still spin. I turn off the pc and then turn it back on. Fans spin, leds light up on...
  13. weztmarch

    Question Is my 970 EVO Plus 2TB running too hot?

    I recently upgraded from a 1tb to 2tb 970 evo plus using the same heatsink and installed on the same m.2 slot as prior. The increase in temperatures has me slightly concerned because my previous drive idled around 30-35c and peaked around 60c load IIRC. My 2tb drive idles around 50-55c. I ran a...
  14. tombh

    Question GPU fans on max when Windows opens

    Hi all, I have a problem that's giving me a headache - literally. My GTX 1080 Ti GPU fans are going to max as soon as Windows opens - even if idling. They are not coming on during boot or while on the login screen. They also behave normally using Ubuntu. I've tried cleaning out the dust from...
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    Question Custom built pc stuttering issues while playing games and also watching streams or opening programs

    So for the past couple of months i have been having issues playing any game, watching a stream and even opening a new program without it stuttering. It does not happen every time but if im playing a game it will randomly happen. I could be watching a twitch stream and it will randomly freeze for...
  16. nickgr__

    Question SSD overheating after connecting molex the wrong way.

    Don't ask me how, but i somehow managed to connect a molex cable the wrong way. Smoke started coming out of my pc, I immediately shut everything down. The molex to sata cable was melted so I got a new one and plugged it in correctly. Everything seemed to be working properly but a few hours later...
  17. Likhit04

    Question Any idea on Fan error/ Boots without the fan rotating causing overheat?

    I use a Lenovo Thinkpad T410. Recently I noticed my laptop was hot way more than usual so I decided to restart it. From then it started giving me a Fan error and this wasn't the first time someone faced this problem so I found solutions that I could blow air into the air vents. That didn't help...
  18. Sector9t9

    [SOLVED] CPU Overheating :( Need Assistance

    I've just built myself a new gaming PC annnd yes it is my first time. These are my specs. Case: MSI MAG 010 Vampiric MB: Aorus B450 Elite (AM4) Thermpaste: Arctic MX-4 PSU: Corsair VS550W 80Plus RAM: Corsair Vengeance 32GB DDR4-3600MHz CPU: AMD Ryzen 5 3600 CPU Cooler: AMD Stealth (stock)...
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    Question Getting Bsod after 10 min of gaming, what's the problem and fix?

    Hey all, A few hours ago I picked up a used Visiontek RX 570 to upgrade from the GTX 750 I had in my pc previously. After installing the new GPU I ended up having issues; my screen automatically went down to a 1280 x 720 resolution at a 64Hz refresh rate. After looking through setting a bit I...
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    Question Cpu 45-55c at idle, but goes up to 85c while gaming.

    I recently changed cpu from a G2130 to a I5-2400, cleaned dust and changed thermal paste, but while the old G2130 used to have a 35-45 idle and a 60C max temp this one sits at 40-55 idle but goes up to 85 while i'm gaming, i tried to render in blender with the CPU at full load and it hit 99c...