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Intel Mac Temperature Database


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This site will help collect and show the temperatures of Apple Macintosh computers using the new processors by Intel. All new computers that haven't faced the trail of time will have problems and issues that can make users mad and furious. As with the new MacBook Pro machines where were, and still are, problems with heat dissipation. After scouting forums and help sites for information about what temperatures I can expect on a new MacBook, but that turned out to be harder and more scattered than I first imagined. That's the main motive behind this site and it didn't take too long to setup as I had the base code handy from another site. -

Machine profile

Profile details:
Added by: TxLongHorn, 2007-12-09
Introduction date: Mid-2007 model (2007-08-07)
SKU/order number: MA878LL
Base model: Apple iMac 24-inch 2.4 GHz Alu
Serial number: N/A
Manufacturing info: N/A
Whine issue / Moo issue: Unknown / Unknown

System spesifications:
CPU frequency: 2.40 GHz
Memory: Upgraded to 2.0 GB
Storage drive: 320 320 GB 7200 RPM
OS version: Mac OS X 10.4.11
Boot ROM version: IM71007AB0
SMC system version: 1.21f4

Ambient/room temperature: 22 °C

Recorded temperatures on stock cooling:
Idle (<5%) temperature: 43 °C
Load (100%) temperature: 46 °C
Drive temperature: 51 °C

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