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Normal Intel Core 2 Quad Temperature?

I have an Intel Core 2 Quad Q6700 @ 2.6 Ghz. My CPU cooler is a ZEROtherm Butterfly BTF90. The case has 2-120mm fans front and back and three air vents (two on the side one in the front). My average temp. for all four cores is around 28c-31c. It can even get as low as 24c.

-I was wondering if any knew what a good temperature for a Quad Core CPU would be?

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those temps are great

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anything under 60c is fine under load.

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that's golden, my friend 4.2ghz Pentium 4 prescott runs at 85 c underload, so he eventually moved in to liquid cooling. that seems about right thoe from what i read about intel quads, now the i7 quads run at 40 and 60 c


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