Forum discussion tagged with Thermals.
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    Question Why is my cpu temperature so high?

    Hey guys. I got my dell 15 7577 i5 7300hq a year ago and the first 2-3 months were great. The cpu temps were at most 65c. I use an external fan to help cool the laptop. Now my temps are reaching 85c. I recently cleaned my fans but the temps haven't changed. What should I do?
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    [SOLVED] Trouble cooling a 60W Xeon

    I got a mobo bundle for one of my friends, it included a Supermicro server mobo, a Xeon L5640 and some RAM. Unfortunately, it came with a very small passive cooler, which wasn't enough to cool the Xeon, so I recommended him getting a freezer 13, the most affordable block cooler. It does a good...
  3. Question Lian Li O11 Dynamic Airflow Questions

    Equipment: Case: Lian Li O11 Dynamic AIO: AlphaCool EisBaer Extreme Chip/mobo: 8700k / Asus Z370-E side fans: Corsair LL130 x3 bottom fans: Bequiet Silent Wings 3 high speed x3 Notes: the EisBaer Extreme is DUMB big. It will only fit at the top in one direction so it’s either it’s current...
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    Is this build any good for modern fps games/in general?

    Hi guys title says it all, want to know what this build is capable of! Games such as - BF3/4/1, All CoDs, PUBG, fortnite and other games in that genre. Also is it capable to stream games etc? I want all opinions on this build! This build is STRICTLY for gaming. Any good? CPU: Intel i5-8500 Six...
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    Motherboard not detecting Graphics Card on boot

    Hi guys, I'm fairly new to this so sorry if the question has been asked/answered elsewhere. This is my first build from scratch and my components are: Mobo - MSI Z97 Gaming 5 GPU - MSI GTX 1070 Gaming X CPU - Intel Core i7 4770 PSU - Corsair RM850x 850W ATX 80 PLUS Basically the motherboard...
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    970A-G43 jumper? When should I use it?

    My MSI 970A-G43 came with a jumper, this being my first build I have no idea what its for or if its damaging my pc not having it in while I use it. The manual only said it cleared some ram of sorts in the motherboard. Should I have this plugged in?