acceptable temperature for CPU - AMD Phenom II X6 1050T

AMD Phenom II X6 1050T
Thuban 45nm


What is an accectable temp for this processer in stress mode? (Prime 95)

I found different degrees on the internet.

Right now i am getting 70 degrees Celsius = 158 degrees Fahrenheit (Running for 1 hour)

Before i cleaned the coolers i was hitting 86 degrees Celsius =186.8 degrees Fahrenheit

Thank you
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ReeceICT ConsultantCommented:
under full load using stock cooling - I would like to hope you don't get above 70 degrees Celsius.
According to CPU-world, the max. operating temps are 55-62.
http://www.cpu-world.com/CPUs/K10/AMD-Phenom%20II%20X6%201055T%20-%20HDT55TFBK6DGR%20(HDT55TFBGRBOX).html

I suggest you get some better air-flow in the chassis, make sure the system is not under a desk or in a hutch and if the ambient room temp is naturally high, get a watercooling kit for the CPU.

Also - a BIOS upgrade on your mainboard may help as sometimes they have updated instruction sets that help deal with thermal issues.
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