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Was wondering whether these idle temps are okay?

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Hey guys,

I'm using an H100 Corsair cooler with my intel i7 3770k processor, and my idle temps are about 33-35, with the minimum being about 29. Is this alright, or should I be looking into another cooling method / getting some thermal paste?
 
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According to several different forums, those are decent temps. People will probably inquire about your load temps, so when you get a chance, post them.
 
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My temps at load are about 50 degrees when playing CPU intensive games such as Arma, and they go up to 70 when rendering videos.
 
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70 in videos and 50 in games? isn't it the other way around. Also what is your 3770K speed?
 
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70 in videos and 50 in games? isn't it the other way around. Also what is your 3770K speed?
I think it's right... Rendering would put more load on the CPU compared to gaming... My CPU max temp when crunching is 70C and thats on a Hyper 212 EVO... What are your ambient temps?
 

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Those are fine, but idle doesnt mean much. Put the card under stress and see what the temps are.
 
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I think it's right... Rendering would put more load on the CPU compared to gaming... My CPU max temp when crunching is 70C and thats on a Hyper 212 EVO... What are your ambient temps?
oh, rendering. Skipped that. :eek:
 
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Really fine temps !

With custom watercooled loop and 3x120mm radiator you get 65-68 degrees maximum underload temps, i had that CPU.

Dont worry for nothing !