How hot is your PCâ€™s graphics card temperature? During normal operations, your GPU temperature shouldnâ€™t matter muchâ€”your graphics card should simply drive monitors and play games without overheating and shutting down. But if you have an older PC, or if you want to try your hand at graphics card overclocking, being able to monitor your GPU temperature is vital.
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The good news? Checking your PCâ€™s graphics card temperature is dead simple, especially now that Windows finally includes a native way to keep tabs on temps. All sorts of free GPU monitoring tools are also available, and many of them can help you check your PCâ€™s CPU temperature, too.