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Register a new account Sign in Already have an account? I would very much like to know why there is a perceivable difference in operating temps between the two OSes. Related Threads How or why could a SSD make the motherboard/CPU hotter? For a problem like this anyway. Source

RG PowerShell & VBA Rule! Sign In Now Sign in to follow this Followers 0 Go To Topic Listing Microsoft (Windows) Support Recently Browsing 0 members No registered users viewing this page. The spec is AMD A6-3650 CPU ASROCK A75M-HVS Motherboard 8gb RAM Integrated Radeon HD 6530D Graphics Windows 7 64bit Home edition Gaming is it normal for laptop to get hotter when Sign in here.

but, while using os x its not...hope apple will update drivers or do something to solve it... I played a game of LoL to see if it would shut down due to overheating but it didn't. Internet Speed 10/2 Mbps Browser Firefox Antivirus WD Quote 28 Oct 2013 #3 JohnBurns View Profile View Forum Posts Member Oklahoma City, OK Posts : 426 Windows 8.1 I haven't seen Similar posts: - http://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/w8itproperf/thread/6f9700c4-e6be-4321-9246-a59094c72777 - http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_8-performance/my-laptop-gets-overheated-when-playing-some-games/a8693561-ffc0-4da5-8009-1f32f20f8784 - http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_8-hardware/after-downloading-windows-8-processor-fan-is/13540341-95c8-44a1-9da4-c096700667a0 - http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_8-hardware/fan-runs-loudly-at-random/b3c43f84-0454-4b7c-8240-89f29468d80a - http://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/forum/windows_8-hardware/laptop-cooling-fan-runs-constantly-when-screen-is/d840b7ee-4d83-4520-8fad-401f79bdb3a6 Edited by misterdan Friday, December 21, 2012 2:47 PM Friday, December 21, 2012 2:33 PM Reply | Quote 0

That is due to the inherent inefficiencies of the Windows OS architecture, vs. I also now have an H100i which give me readings of slightly higher temps even though thy run at the same time. Company Contact Us About Us Write for Neowin Advertising Community Forums Subscribe Chat on IRC Neowin Deals Social Facebook Twitter Google+ YouTube DMCA Policy Terms of Use Privacy Statement © Since Members over at the HP forum are also reporting overheating issues with Windows 8.

Related Resources Very high temperature with AMD Athlon XP 2400+ CPU or Video Card temperature issue suspected MSI Twin Frozr II HD 6950 High Idle temperature? Like I said, I run about 45C at 8% CPU usage on idle. –ButterJones Feb 11 at 8:55 yes, I had the same issue during my testings. A service host (netsvcs) process with 16 sub processes. Deadeye81 "We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give." Sir Winston Churchill Reply With Quote 2010-09-24,07:16 #8 RetiredGeek View Profile View Forum Posts

And there are others out there who have this same problem if you Google this. Being a Windows person forever, I started booting to Windows everyday, and then began to alternate booting the Mac OS and Windows 7 every other day so I could continue to In a nutshell, I have all the same software that I had on Windows 7, and 7 ran at near 0% cpu utilization before the upgrade to 8. Though I don't know what it was when I was using Windows 8.

Windows start up runs on and on in General Support Win 8.1 x64 Pro. I'll probably have to find a diagnostic program that will help me isolate the individual process that's causing my 12% cpu utilization. You must have another program causing this. It was stocked with a windows 7 home premium OS.

Computer Type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Custom-build OS Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center (64-bit) CPU Intel Core i7-2600K @ 4.3 GHz Motherboard ASUS P8P67 PRO Rev 3.0 Memory 16 GB this contact form MS Updates or drivers are not for Mac hardware, so folks, don't do this. It runs around 7C hotter on idle than compared to Windows 7. But certain games DO make my laptop run quite warm and its noticable.

All I could get was that it was PID 1160 (netsvcs) with about 16 sub processes. If I can't solve this by process of elimination, I'll just put a water cooler on my cpu. Not tested on any other system.Nathan Reply 0 0 « Message Listing « Previous Topic Next Topic » Related Documents HP PCs Forgot the Sign-in Password (Windows 10)Downloading or Updating Software http://themenage.com/windows-8/windows-8-running-cooler.html Do you have any other examples of seeing this temperature difference that doesn't involve downloading movies? 0 Share this post Link to post Share on other sites sdt    0 0

Cheers jimbo My System Specs You need to have JavaScript enabled so that you can use this ... If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ. Whether this is more accurate or not is a good question, but if your not noticing any problems I wouldn't worry.


Joe Joe Reply With Quote 2010-09-23,11:27 #3 TerFar View Profile View Forum Posts 4 Star Lounger Join Date Jan 2010 Location Chichester, UK Posts 401 Thanks 1 Thanked 10 Times in All trademarks mentioned are the property of their respective owners. After adjustment of the performance settings in Windows the heat is gone. Computer Type PC/Desktop System Manufacturer/Model Number Custom build OS Windows 8.1 Pro CPU AMD Phenom II X 4 965 BE Motherboard Gigabyte GA-MA790X-DS4 Memory G-Skill 8 GB PC 8500 Graphics Card

Then I reformatted it and installed windows 8 pro (clean install). My System Specs OS ME/XP/Vista/Win7 theog View Public Profile Find More Posts by theog 19 Jun 2011 #3 ishmael9100 Windows 7 Ultimate x64 152 posts UK, London I Show me evidence to support your claim that windows controls fan speeds. http://themenage.com/windows-8/windows-8-1-i7-laptop-with-high-cpu-and-running-slow.html Wikipedia entry on Boot Camp reports that "Its functionality relies on BIOS emulation through EFI and a partition table information synchronization mechanism between GPT and MBR combined." So no software emulation,

Btw I saw that Flash is using much more CPU on Win8. I just wanted to know if I'm the only one experiencing this using Windows through bootcamp with the latest drivers, and if it is fixable.