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Motherboard temp exceeding 80C

Discussion in 'Hardware' started by ipood209, Apr 20, 2012.

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  1. ipood209

    ipood209 Thread Starter

    Feb 1, 2012
    According to Speccy, my motherboard is reaching around 80 degrees celcius. Any help on what to do? Speccy snapshot:


    Tech Support Guy System Info Utility version
    OS Version: Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium, Service Pack 1, 64 bit
    Processor: Intel(R) Core(TM) i5-2500K CPU @ 3.30GHz, Intel64 Family 6 Model 42 Stepping 7
    Processor Count: 4
    RAM: 8174 Mb
    Graphics Card: NVIDIA GeForce GT 430, 1024 Mb
    Hard Drives: C: Total - 953766 MB, Free - 895573 MB;
    Motherboard: ASUSTeK Computer INC., P8H61-M LX PLUS
    Antivirus: Microsoft Security Essentials, Updated and Enabled
  2. crjdriver

    crjdriver Moderator

    Jan 2, 2001
    First of all, check your temps in the bios. Software apps are ok, however they often return flaky info. You can also use asus probe however I would just check the bios.
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