Windows 10: Intel Core-i3 2350M 2nd Gen temperature test/need help!


  1. Posts : 8
    Windows 10 Pro x64
       06 Dec 2017 #1

    Intel Core-i3 2350M 2nd Gen temperature test/need help!


    Ok, so i replace the thermal paste on my processor today and it is showing a temperature of 46-48 degrees celsius with normal usage and it is barely touching 70 degrees with an stress test in cpu-z {i'm measuring the temperature with speedfan while cpu-z does its thing}.
    Is it an ok temperature or it is too hot for a core-i3 2nd gen?
    The ambient room temperature is 29 degrees celsius.
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    Posts : 3,590
    64bit Win 10 Pro ver 1809 Build 17763.1 and W10 Insider Build 18252
       06 Dec 2017 #2

    Those temperatures seem good to me. I have known stress tests take the temperature up to over 80C. Intel core i3 -2350M processors can cope with up to 85C. See the spec details below and note the Tjunction temperature (Junction Temperature is the maximum temperature allowed at the processor die).

    https://ark.intel.com/products/53438...Cache-2_30-GHz
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  3. Posts : 8
    Windows 10 Pro x64
    Thread Starter
       06 Dec 2017 #3

    Thanks philc43 for your reply
    It has been 1 full day now and the laptop seems alright
    It is cool and it is not becoming hot where the processor is located but rather where the fan is so i think the thermal paste is doing its job
    It is a Fujitsu AH531 if you are wondering
    Again thanks alot
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  4. Posts : 613
    Windows 10 Home SL 64-bit, v1803
       10 Dec 2017 #4

    That's fine. My laptop reaches above 80c at idle and that is normal.
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  5. Posts : 8
    Windows 10 Pro x64
    Thread Starter
       10 Dec 2017 #5

    Thanks RoasterMen for your answer.
    This mean mine is actually pretty decent with some quite cheap thermal paste!
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