Maximum temperatures of the listed processors

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  • Here are the maximum temperatures (under normal use condition) of some processors
    • Temperatures are expressed in Degrees Celsius.
    • To measure the temperature of your processor, use Speed Fan.

INTEL


  • For Intel processors you can make use: CPUID [CPUID HWmonitor Portable HW monitor].
  • Pentium 4: Most of the models have a range of temperature lying between 65 and 75°
  • Pentium 4 Extreme Edition: 65°
  • Celeron: Most of the models have a range of temperature lying between 70 ang 80°.
  • Celeron 400 Series: 62°
  • Celeron D: 68°
  • Pentium D: 63°
  • Pentium M: 100º
  • Pentium Extreme Edition: 70°
  • Pentium II Xeon: 75º
  • Dual-Core Xeon: 75°
  • Core Solo: 100º C
  • Core Duo: 100º C
  • Core 2 Duo: between 60 and 70° based on their frequency, but most of the models will reach up to 100°(1.7Ghz)
  • Core 2 Quad: between 65 and 75°.
  • Core 2 Extreme: between de 70° and 100°
  • Intel Core 2 Duo T5800: hanging around 30 to 40° when no program is running and 70 to 90° when active.

AMD


  • Opteron Models 1: Most of the models have a range of temperature lying between 65 and 70°.
  • Opteron Models 2: between 65 and 70°.
  • Opteron Models 8: between 65 and 70°.
  • Opteron Models 12:between 65 and 70°.
  • Opteron Models 23: about 60°
  • Sempron Soquete AM2: Most of the models have a range of temperature lying between 55 and 78°.
  • Athlon 64: 70°
  • Athlon 64 X2: 70°


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