I idle at 60 and always get up to 93 when playing any game (as reported by i9kfangui)
I've had mine for almost a year now and its always hit these temps and so far no problems.
oh almost forgot it is not overclocked
I run it at 1600x1200 with no AA and texture filtering on medium.
everything set to medium except textures at high and both dynamic shadows and shadows set to low
these are the only settings I have been able to run and have both BF and...
well if you want a single player game I would suggest Sniper Elite.
Its a farely fun sniping game. The graphics are ok and if you really want a challenge you can set it to real world physics were you have to account for bullet drop and...
I get the same thing in battlefield Special Forces the game locks up (seems like its trying to catch up as it goes through all the actions I press when it unfreezes) if I push to many keys after the lock up it will make the loud beep.
mine also sounds like a chainsaw I remember a post awhile back about someone who called Dell about it anfd they had him reseat the drive can't remeber if they reported back if it fixed anything or not.
Its been awhile since I posted but heres my new desktop after a fresh format and 2gb ram upgrade. Can ya tell I go to Penn State. I no longer use any dock or custom visual styles just windows classic and the quick launch