I'm developing a product with Windows 10 IoT Core on Pi3 and would like to monitor the CPU temperature and speed. I know it's possible when running under Linux, but has anyone done it with Windows IoT?

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You could use a Python script to read the CPU usage, temperature, and etc.

How to create python project in windows iot

For install lib (use pip):

pip install python-psutil


import psutil

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I tested it on Linux, but also it works on Windows IOT.

  • It does not appear to support reading temperature.
    – joan
    Oct 15, 2016 at 19:20
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    raspberrypi.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/02/… [page 65]
    – Hamed
    Oct 16, 2016 at 6:09
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    I'm not sure the SD card controller has any relevance to using psutil to read temperature.
    – joan
    Oct 16, 2016 at 9:02

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