Does high CPU temperature effect ram usage in mid 2009 Mac book pro

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by Pawichii, Dec 3, 2012.

  1. macrumors newbie

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    Dec 3, 2012
    #1
    Hey I recently noticed that my ram usage has been extremely high as with my CPU temp at 189 degrees F around 87 degrees C. Is the high CPU temp effecting my ram usage
    System specs
    2.53ghz intel core 2 duo
    4 gigs of ram
    Running 10.8.2
     
  2. Moderator emeritus

    robbieduncan

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    Location:
    London
    #2
    Temperature and RAM usage are not causally linked. Whatever process is working your CPU hard is making it hot. This process may also use a lot of RAM. But the cause is the process, not the temperature.
     

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