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robsonde
08-01-2003, 03:22 PM
I have just build a new athlon xp2000+ system and i am wanting to know how hot the CPU should run?

how hot is too hot?

the system runs at about 55c

NOTE it is a very hot day here in wgtn.

27c in the room now.

robsonde
08-01-2003, 03:25 PM
that should read:

system run at 32c
CPU runs at 55c

Chilling_Silence
08-01-2003, 03:38 PM
From what I understand that is an acceptable heat...

BTW, Its raining badly here in AK

Bambi
08-01-2003, 03:53 PM
I have a xp1800, its hot here today

surfing the internet runs at 49 c
when doing a little work...will reach 55 ish

I,ve got the side of the case off today and has gone down to....46c

tweak\'e
08-01-2003, 06:53 PM
>27c in the room now.
>system run at 32c
>CPU runs at 55c

sounds fine.


>I,ve got the side of the case off today and has gone down to

sounds like you have a case airflow problem.