Question Computer heats up really quickly and the CPU (i think) starts making a ton of noise when running certain apps / games ?

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Vic 40

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You're right on the DIMM slots. Looking at the picture before it looked like they were in the 1st and 3rd slots, so my bad on that one. I should have enlarged the image.
Had that too, did indeed have to enlarge the picture to see it clearly.



admittedly case can take 3 x 120mm in front so that would work too. 3 intake, 2 exhaust
Was thinking of this with those 5 fans. Wonder if the fan that is in the case right now can be freed up if he gives it a good clean, also should check if it is connected. Whole thing for that matter should be cleaned thouroughly.
 

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The little diagram to bottom left of memory slots also shows its in the right channel. I never noticed that before, I can see my motherboard clearer in his photos than I can here. His gpu must be thinner than my 2070 Super as I can't see as much of the fan cover under the GPU (covers south bridge), he can see part of the logo. I can't see any of that.
He appears to have a Gigabyte Aorus X570 Elite, its almost same board as I have. It doesn't make any difference, I just noticed it was missing writing mine had. So I dug further.
 

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