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CPU running hot

by poseidon629 / June 1, 2010 12:51 PM PDT

I have an IMAC , Snow Leopard, 2.66GHz Intel Core 2 duo, 10.6.3 with a CPU registering a temp of 153??? CPU fan running at 1200 rpm. Why the increase in temperature?

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That's only
by Jimmy Greystone / June 1, 2010 1:08 PM PDT
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That's only 67C, so on the warm side of normal, but Apple does tinker with fan settings to try and keep the noise level down. That's also a perfectly normal temp to have if there's something keeping the CPU busy.

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CPU running hot
by poseidon629 / June 3, 2010 10:37 AM PDT
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Thanks for your response. Thought things were getting a little too dicey.

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