Forum discussion tagged with overheating.
  1. Croc3LL

    Question Ryzen 7 3700x Overheats 90 C on Idle please help

    hi, so i've been using Ryzen 7 3700x for like an year now and suddenly i noticed that the FPS in the games are going down and my PC restarts alot for the specific reason "CPU Overheating". as soon as i checked the temperatures, they were over 90C on Idle and i was like BRUH when i play games or...
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    Question Samsung 970 EVO died in laptop (heat problems?) - what substitute has good performance/heat ratio?

    Hi, apparently my Samsung 970 EVO 2TB NVMe SSD dies after 3 years of service in ThinkPad T580. At about 1-2 years of age there were suddenly few media errors (visible in SMART), few files unreadable, yet surface check showed zero bad sectors (due to remapping)? And then after 3 years, it died...
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    Solved! CPU Overheat + Corsair H100i v1: ("CPU Fan Error" + "CPU Over Temperature Error”)

    I have a 6-year-old, self-built, AIO water cooled PC (specs below) that for various reasons has only been in regular use for the past 3 years. For those last 3 years, there has been no change in configuration and things have been running smoothly (successful stress test done a year ago). Two...
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    Question i7 6700k - High Temp issue

    I have a gaming build which is close to four years old now (built it in 2016). Specs: CPU - Intel i7 6700k @ 4GHz. Turbo upto 4.2 GHz (no overclocking) GPU - Zotac GTX 970 (no overclocking) CPU Cooler - H100i GTX Motherboard - Asus E3 Pro Gaming v5 BIOS version - 2606 Case - Corsair C70...
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    Question Ryzen 3800X cpu overheating Issue

    Hello everyone, I'm new to building PCs and understanding various CPU/motherboard related/technical parameters and settings. I recently built a brand new gaming rig, after learning how to build a computer on my own, from various youtube videos and online resources. Here are the specifications...
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    Discussion Engine overheats in 2nd gear

    Ford Ka, 1.6 L Zetec Rocam, manufactured in Brazil. The engine is called a Duratech-8v (Rocam) in Europe. the engine overheats after driving in 2nd gear and after the engine has reached its running temperature. So you can be driving normally along a highway and then enter a car park (where you...
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    Question Getting a black screen 20-30 minutes into playing a game

    Hi so I just completed my first build https://pcpartpicker.com/list/HMpbzY a few days ago but when I try to play any games more demanding than games like CK2 or HOI4 maps type games I get a black screen and the PC restarts 20-30 minutes into playing frames are solid while playing high or very...
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    AMD 1950x Threadripper Overheating in Propellerhead Reason 10 [Resolved]

    *UPDATED*: Notes at bottom. 3 Hello. This is my FIRST post ever here - or really in any forum. I just recently finished building my first custom PC and just finished writing, recording my first Electronica Album also. I assembled an AMD 1950x Threadripper Workstation. 1950x Threadripper 64GB...
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    Best motherboard for gaming

    I want to know about the best motherboard for gaming. Moreover, the gaming motherboard that doesn't go out of order due to over heating.
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    screen surprisingly goes fuzzy, after which my laptop freezes

    as i briefly mentioned, what happens is that my laptop's screen unexpectedly goes fuzzy and pixelated, it happens for few seconds, like 5 or 10 seconds, after which it returns back alright with no problem, except that my laptop completely stops responding and freezes, so what i do is that i turn...
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    Crystaldisk info explanation

    Hi everyone, I had some problems with my laptop for the last 2 weeks. I had win 10 and one day when I turned my pc on it took 10 min for windows to boot, usually it takes 25 sec (thats what 360 security says). It was super slow, it took 2 minutes to open one folder on desktop. I then fomated my...
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    EVGA GTX 1070/1080 GPUs Catching Fire Due To VRMs Overheating

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    Windows 10 kills fan speed control after sleep and overheats the CPU

    I'm working on a legacy Dell Optiplex 380. The fan speed control is tied to CPU temperature. System was shipped with Windows 7 Professional 64 bit and Microsoft upgrade wizard assessed it can upgrade to Windows 10. It has a serious problem that prevents the use of sleep. It works ok if the...
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    Computer shutting down during gameplay (possible overheat?)

    Hello all, Recently my computer started shutting down during gameplay. It isn't the most demanding game (DotA 2), but it happens only when I play it. Less demanding games and everyday Windows use works normally. After 5-10 minutes, computer will turn on itself and go into Windows with no...
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    Car overheating/squealing belt

    2006 PT Cruiser 160k miles Few issues I've been experiencing with my car the past few weeks. Some of which may not be related to the other... For starters, a few weeks ago I started noticing a strong gasoline/fumes smell mostly on the sides of my car and in the back. (No noticeable leaks...