[lm-sensors] w83627dhg and coretemp temperature mismatch?

Luca kronos.it at gmail.com
Mon Jul 30 15:22:45 CEST 2007


On 7/30/07, Florian Echtler <echtler at in.tum.de> wrote:
> As I have a passively-cooled CPU, I am a bit nervous about temperatures,
> so I'm curious if somebody can explain the difference (and which one is
> closer to reality ;-).

The w83627dhg chip reads the temperature from a sensors which is put
somewhere near (under?) the socket of the CPU. coretemp reads the two
sensors inside the CPU.

Luca




More information about the lm-sensors mailing list