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[Problem] Overheating CPU and GPU in notebook.

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KubMark

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Hi !
I'got serious problem with my new hackintosh. After a big fight with my graphics card everything is working but there's a one thing. My laptop ( Packard Bell tj-75 ) is overheating. I've installed iStat and it's saying idle - CPU : 65 GPU: 60, but when i start doing somethind temperature goes to CPU:80 GPU: 75. Im worried about my laptop. Yesterday when i was talking on Skype my CPU goes to 100 Celcious degrees ! and GPU to over 80. I don't know what to do. My graphics card is ATI radeon 5470m 512m ( and thanks god its working ), and my CPU is Intel Core i5 430M. Please guys, I need your help.


And very interesting thing. Yesterday i reinstalled my voodoohda kext for newer because my mic didnt work ( and it doesn't work now ) my idle temperature went up. And now its like 75 for GPU

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i actually think that the hardware dont gets that hot? or do you really feel it? i more think that the hackintosh reads the temperatures wrong, maybe the heat-recognizers send false signals, then the system means its too hot and gives an overheat alert

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Go to BIOS,check the temperatures there,then go to Windows,download OpenHardwareMonitor (its free) and check temps there but also check if speedstep is working on Windows and in OSX.Then compare results.There is a chance it is reporting wrong temps,not at all an uncommon problem.





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