Processors
Processors
Processor operation temperature FAQ

FOR CODING PURPOSES, PLEASE DO NOT EDIT ABOVE THIS LINE.
(this comment will not show on the live version of this page)


What is Tcase vs. Tjunction?

Why does Intel provide the Tcase specification for desktop processors and the Tjunction specification for mobile processors?

What does Tcase Max and Tjunction Max mean?

What should I do if my desktop board BIOS is reporting a high temperature for my processor?

Does my third-party application report accurate temperatures for my processor?

Does Intel provide temperature ranges for each processor?

Where can I find more information if I think my computer is overheating and how can I prevent overheating?

This applies to:

Intel® Atom™ Processor
Intel® Atom™ Processor for Entry Level Desktop PCs
Intel® Celeron® Desktop Processor
Intel® Core™ Duo Processor
Intel® Core™ i3 Desktop Processor
Intel® Core™ i3 Mobile Processor
Intel® Core™ i5 Desktop Processor
Intel® Core™ i5 Mobile Processor
Intel® Core™ i7 Desktop Processor
Intel® Core™ i7 Mobile Processor
Intel® Core™ i7 Mobile Processor Extreme Edition
Intel® Core™ i7 Processor Extreme Edition
Intel® Core™ Solo Processor
Intel® Core™2 Duo Desktop Processor
Intel® Core™2 Duo Mobile Processor
Intel® Core™2 Extreme Mobile Processor
Intel® Core™2 Extreme Processor
Intel® Core™2 Quad Mobile Processor
Intel® Core™2 Quad Processor
Intel® Core™2 Solo Processor
Intel® Pentium® 4 Processor Extreme Edition
Intel® Pentium® 4 Processors
Intel® Pentium® D Processor
Intel® Pentium® M Processor
Intel® Pentium® Processor Extreme Edition
Intel® Pentium® Processor for Desktop
Intel® Pentium® Processor for Mobile
Mobile Intel® Celeron® Processors
Mobile Intel® Pentium® 4 Processors - M

Solution ID: CS-033342
Last Modified: 15-Jan-2014
Date Created: 18-Mar-2012
Back to Top