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Core temp and socket temp?
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FWIW My cpu is the AMD FX-6300

This has probably been posted before... but I was just wanting clarification on something. Is the first temp circled in the picture below core temp and the second one circled socket temp? I just wanted to be sure. 

I assume I want to go by socket temp since apparently there is inaccuracy when it comes to internal temp readings for AMD cpus?

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#2
That's right and true for AMD CPUs before Zen.
The first value should be the core temperature and the second might be the socket one. I say 'might' as this depends on mainboard vendor, which however don't provide exact description of that value.
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