Page 3 - Forum discussion tagged with Overheat.
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    Games slowing to a crawl after ~15 minutes of gametime

    Recently, I have been playing a lot of overwatch on my gaming laptop, and it has run flawlessly up until about a week ago. It would run great on high settings before, but now it will slow down to about 5 fps after 10-15 minutes of playtime. It also seems to do this on other 3d games...
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    HP ENVY Underperformed (Overheating/Throttling?)

    I bought this new HP Envy 15 as a business/occasional gaming laptop to replace my 3-yo Lenovo with 740M. However it's so disappoint that even with the suppose-to-be better specifications, the performance couldn't be worst even just for watching Youtube. At first I thought it was normal as I was...
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    macbook pro battery gets hot when viewing "multimedia"

    when i am watching videos or looking at pictures on my macbook pro the battery gets hot, and mostly when watching videos. i wonder if its because of adobe flash?
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    Toshiba Satellite c50d-b-13x screen gets black

    Hello, I am not realy a good specialist in computers, I just fix them if I have time for it. So it's just a way to earn extra money. And this time I got a new Toshiba Satellite c50d-b-13x. I am not interested why the person did not take it to the warranty. So the person took it to the repair...
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    Getting low framerate and overheat on my gtx 870m

    Hello. I got this problem recently with my laptop. Asus rog g750j Cpu: I7 4700HQ Gpu:gtx 870m 3Gb Ram:24Gb OS:Windows 10 Recently ,every time i start my computer, my gpu starts throttling it's fan at the highest speed and in a matter of minutes just browsing on the internet the gpu heats as if...
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    Instant shut off when playing games

    When I play some more demanding games with the power cable connected then my Asus k55vm screen turns black and the computer takes about 5 minutes to turn on. Is there a way to turn this off because I am sick of my notebook turning off when playing games. I have tried to clean the notebook.
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    Does Charger being always plugged cause Overheat

    Hi, I use my laptop mainly for Gaming and almost always (When in use) its connected to the Charger. If the charger is removed I get a 5-10Fps drop and gradually dropping more till the charger is conected again, so its always Connected. My Laptop also has a overheat problem. I want to know if...
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    Overheat of graphic card

    Hello everybody! I have an ASUS R510C laptop with an Intel integrated graphics card and an NVidia GeForce GT 720M discrete graphics card. I have problem of overheating of temperature of my graphic card and CPU.I think the reason is the level 2 of performance started without use of any...
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    CPU Overheat very fast with Mass Speed drop

    Hi, I'm using a Laptop with a Core i7-4700MQ 2.40Ghz. This happens mostly when playing games, the CPU temperature rises upto 100C within about 5mins of gameplay. Games that runs around 30fps drops to almost 0fps, when the CPU running at around 3.20Ghz(3.40Ghz with Turbo) drops to around 0.7Ghz...
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    overheating problems after fan changing

    Hello everyone. I have a HP DV7-6b80ec notebook and for some time my fan was making weard noices like its hard for it to spin. So I bought a new fan and dissambled my notebook. I cleaned the cooper fins and changed the fan. Also took of the heatsink and wanted to apply new thermal paste (it...
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    Having Laptop Heat Problems.

    I'm having problems with my laptop and I don't know what it is. For sure I know that is heat problems, the thing is that I don't know how can I solve it. First the thing is that every time that I'm playing a game like League of Legends for example most of the times the screen goes black, the...
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    GS70 overheating GPU

    hey guys, i need some help. my GS70 gpu has started overheating very quickly causing FPS drops when i game. this started happening after i got my laptop back from guarantee cuz the keyboard was broken. They laptop works fine at the beggining in most games but after an hour or less the FPS...
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    hp -pavilio-p204tx slow performance and overhaeting

    i bought a hp pavilion-p204tx laptop few months ago.it overheats constantly ,especially hard drive. it also takes a lot of time to boot and load files.i checked all the system settings and task manager.all is fine. is it some hardware failure??
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    Brand New Dell Inspiron 5559 r5 m335 GPU Overheats and Laptop Shuts Down

    I just bought a Dell Inspiron 5559 with a 4gb r5 m335 GPU. Installed Windows 10 (64-bit), installed all the drivers, installed Crysis 2, and began playing. Each time I play a game, after about 15 minutes, the GPU temperature rises to about 100C, and the machine turns off. Is there an easy fix...
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    HP Omen FPS drops in every game.

    Product Name: HP OMEN Notebook - 15-5001na Operating System: Microsoft Windows 10 (64-bit) In the summer, I have bought HP Omen which I thought handle every game which was released. Firstly I have installed counter-strike global offensive in which I experienced fps stutters and drops. Then I...
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    MSI GE72 2QD Apache laptop FPS drops when gaming

    Hello! Could someone help me? I own MSI GE72 2QD Apache laptop With i7-4720HQ 2,6ghz, 8gb ram, 960m Nvidia gpu. It was fine for first three month, after that I have noticed high cpu temp, even idle its 65-70 degrees celcius. I contacted msi support, they suggested me to give my pc for...
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    Laptop instantly shuts off as if overheating despite normal temperatures.

    So my laptop is pretty old and has recently been overheating on pretty much every game. I know all the common issues being thermal paste/fans not working/dust buildup. I clear it of dust buildup regularly, it's like new in that regard. I replaced the main fan not too long ago and it's working...
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    Lagging after cleaning out laptop

    A few minutes ago I took apart my laptop to clean it since it was heating up a little too fast and I was getting frame drops on games. I put the laptop back together and started up my games to see if Its any better only to find out that the laptop heats up even faster and my games are lagging...
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    Acer aspire laptop

    I do not know what is wrong with my laptops but when I watch TV shows I have downloaded like say (King of The Hill) (American Dad) (Family Guy) (That 70s Show) and a bunch more. My laptop won't shut off unexpectedly, but if I watch a movie like (Fast 7) (Get Hard) and a bunch bunch more, my...
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    Lenovo G 50-45 laptop - Heating Issues After Upgrading RAM

    I recently upgraded my RAM from 4 to 16 GB and now I have overheating problems. Any ideas on this?
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    Asus n55sf random overheating issue

    Hi guys! My wife's old yet still very capable laptop has been giving us hard time for the last couple of years. We tried to tackle this issue in the past but with little to no success. About two years after its purchase it started randomly overheat. With randomly being the keyword. Most of...
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    Durable laptop needed, not prone to overheat

    Hi, I need to get a replacement laptop ASAP as my current one is failing, hoping to order one in the next couple of days. Might be able to salvage the existing one, but need to have a backup available I'm certain of in case that can't be done. I also want to get a Windows 8 machine whilst...
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    Lenovo Z500 turns off after cooling maintenance

    This laptop is a gift from my mother that passed away 8 9 days ago. It's been two years since i got it, so i thought i should clean the fan and radiator a bit. Dissasembled, cleaned the contacting parts with a soft towel with a drip of alcohol, got rid of the dust, applied some thermopaste...
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    My laptop started overheating about a week or so ago and I can't figure out the issue?

    I describe the problem here https://www.reddit.com/r/techsupport/comments/4615pr/cpu_running_hot_at_idle_no_problems_before_about/ and I've talked a little as well with another guy who tried to help me but I can't seem to figure out what the problem is. As a note, I did only reset the...
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    Overheating, unknown reason

    So, my laptop has been overheating for a long time, like half year, and i finally decided to open it up to see what is going on. I cleaned it (it was pretty clean already), and i put another termal paste on CPU and GPU. And i was so happy and i thought, finally my suffering is over. But as i...
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    Overheat caused problems connecting to internet?

    After a hot summer in Rio de Janeiro the wifi connection started to fail on my Samsung NP350E7C laptop. Although it was apparently connected to the router it was unable to exchange data. At the beginning it only happened once in a while but now internet rarely works. I was convinced that the...
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    Brand New Asus Zenbook Pro Overheating

    Hi everyone, I recently (2 days ago) got an Asus Zenbook Pro UX501JW laptop as a portability/very light gaming machine. However, I've been noticing that with very minimal load (10-20% cpu usage, 20-30% ram) the laptop beings to overheat and the fan gets very loud. Primarily I've been suing this...
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    asus n56v overheated now wont boot.

    Ive had this laptop for around 3 years. I7 3630qm 2.4 8gb ram 750gb Geforce gt 650m Upgraded from 8 to win10 Playing games like jc3 it gets pretty hot, but yesterday it overheated from just normal use. I let it cool for some hours and tried powering up. This fails and screen stays black all...
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    Should i place my laptop on a table or a bed? :U

    So I just got this in my mind, is there any difference in placing a laptop on a table or a bed? Except for the fact that it also blocks the laptop's air vents (or the thing that sucks in the air, I forgot) in either way? xD People say to always place a laptop on a table, but that just blocks...
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    There is something wrong with my laptop, a lot of issues lately.

    I have an ASUS laptop that I have owned since late 2009. I regularly play video games on it. It has never had any real issues other than overheating at some points leading to its fan dying and an IT guy screwing up my hard drive while replacing the fan requiring me to replace it at the time (it...
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    Overheating Problem with Laptop, Even after opening up and cleaning

    Hi all, so i'm all out of options on what to do with my laptop which is a Hp Pavilion dv6-1359wm and its over heating issues which is very weird. I can do normal stuff like surf the web and watch videos and stream movies but when I play games such as League of Legends or Hearthstone, my pc...
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    Which parts of a laptop do you have to disassemble to clean out the dust?

    Hi! I've had major heating issues in my K53 Asus which is about 4 years old. Even idle CPU and GPU are at 85 C and sometimes go to 100 C. When gaming my FPS gets throttled, but Afterburner confirms that none of my systems are peaking out, instead getting flat lined. I have a manual for...
  33. SpeedyINFIDEL

    Laptop Suddenly Overheating (Help appreciated)

    I have a Lenovo y50-70 which has more or less run normally until a few weeks ago, when I noticed the GPU would suddenly spike up to 80-90 *C on a game that it would normally run at 65*C. This obviously caused performance problems and fps issues. I thought it might be dust/ old thermal paste, so...
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    Asus ROG G72GX Chugging under gaming load.

    I have acquired an Asus ROG G72GX with an Intel Core 2 Duo P8700 with a GeForce GTX 260M Every time I play games on it, currently Guild Wars 2 and Diablo 3, it will occasionally stop performing smoothly and start chugging, I think my FPS gets as low as 2-3 fps and this will continue for a few...
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    Lenovo z500 overheating

    Hi, I have a Lenovo Z500 ideapad which I've recently (last few weeks, maybe longer) noticed is overheating. The fan is running at incredibly fast speeds and is very noisy but seems to be unable to deal with the heat generated even when running nothing. I am currently clocking these temperatures...
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    Acer Aspire V5 shuts off, fans get loud, not overheating

    I recently bought the Aspire V5 552P-7412 on ebay thinking that $200 was a steal for this laptop. While it is a fantastic laptop, it's giving me too much pain. Everything about it works amazing, but after short time of using it, the fans will get really loud (enough to where my entire class...
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    macbook pro 2011 early 2.2gh overheat

    hello i know its kinda old topic or something though my macs cpu temp is somewhere between 45c 55c while surfing net or watching videos but when im rendering staff it goes up 90c 98c temp is this normal ?
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    MSI GT70 GPU jumps in temp when power cable connected?

    Idle my GPU stays around 35c-40c, but as soon as I plug in the power cable, the temperature rises rapidly to around 55c. I am not doing anything at all once the power cable is connected, no windows open what so ever, the temp just rises. My basic laptop specs are as follows: CPU: i7-3630QM...
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    HELP! Friends PC Possible Virus

    So i was Just Gaming, playing CS:GO w/my friend. He sits next to me. He has a chrome tab open and he's on fb and suddenly he clicks on some link and it downloads something. It then RUNS ITSELF and disconnects from the internet and closes all the programs, then his CPU cooler shuts off and his...
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    Toshiba L50-A overheating to ~100 degrees when gaming. Already opened it up and cleaned out dust.

    I've had this laptop for nearly two years now. I've just started playing a new game on it, Rocket League. When idle/browsing, the CPU temperature remains at around 50-60 degrees celcius. However, when playing Rocket League, even on the lowest possible settings, it jumps to 90-100. Once it gets...
  41. CmdrRiker

    Lenovo Thinkpad T500 - overheating and shutting down

    Hi all, As of late, my Lenovo T500 has been running very hot and shutting down. I'm in the process of running the hardware diagnostics tests to see if all of the hardware components are good - particularly the CPU fan. My next troubleshooting step is to pull up the T500 manual remove the...
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    gtx 950m 93c temp normal ?

    hi guys after 20 minutes of using fur mark my gpu temp are 93 under 100 load gpu clock speed is 1123 is it normal to get that hot ?
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    Lenovo Y50-70 Performance and Heat Issues

    I have a 2 month old Lenovo Y50-70 (UHD Version) with the following specs: Processor: I7-4720HQ RAM: 16G (2*8GB DDR3 L1600) HDD:HYBRID 1TB 5400RPM + SSHD(8G) Graphics: N16P-GX (NVIDIA GTX 960M) GDDR5 4GB I bought it primarily for heavy-duty gaming and 3d modelling/rendering. The specs...
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    Laptop overheating mystery

    Hello people of the internet, I have a 17" HP DV7-7000 that has had overheating issues ever since I got it about 5 years ago. I sent it back to the factory twice for the problem when it was still under warranty and they nothing they did helped. Now that the warranty is up I decided to crack it...
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    Samsung notebook N700z5c Heavy lag/frame issues

    Hey Guys! I think you guys might be able to help me. So my gf pc gets random "lag", frame drops in everygame she can play. (LEague of legend, diablo 3, guild wars 2 mosty). It's really random, not only 5 min after playing or like a set time of the day. The frame drops to 1 and usually freeze for...
  46. klear6

    Laptop Overheats before Windows installs!

    I have an interesting problem that will take quite a bit of creativity (probably) to get around it. I have an older HP laptop. I would tell you the specs but I can't access them. It has had a problem with overheating for a very long time now. I am pretty sure the fan is broken. It gets hot...
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    AMD A8-4500M laptop hotter when plugged in

    HP Laptop: Windows 8.1 (64 bit) AMD A8-4500M 8Gb RAM Graphics: AMD Radeon HD 7640G I notice that my laptop's temperature is hotter when plugged in with the AC adapter, compared to when running on battery. The temperature when idle (in Celcius, measured by SpeedFan) is as below: On battery...
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    Laptop overheating no fan control

    My laptop has shut itself off twice while I was gaming. I attributed these incidents to the cpu overheating so I was only a little surprised to see speccy showing my cpu idling at 90 degrees Celsius. The cooling fan runs only for a few seconds during boot up then turns off. It doesn't turn on...
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    Laptop Blue Screen Error

    Hi everyone, i recently bought a manufacturer refurbished acer e3-112. every hour or so i get the error message:whea_uncorrectable_error, and my laptop restarts. when i boot into safe mode the following drivers have yellow exclamation marks: system firmware, 12c controller and generic pnp...
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    HP DV6 Starts up a few seconds, says "Problem 90D" and "Launch Repair Startup (Recommended) and then shuts down.

    I brought it to repair 2 times, and im pretty sure it's not the overheat problem, tho it keeps showing up. 2 hours before this problem i installed a program to put all 4 cores to 100%. Tho it wasnt hot, or it was average like everytime. I had this problem (the 90D one) other times, but i fixed...
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    laptop fan problem

    so i have an Acer Aspire E1-571G with NVIDIA 710M and it started overheating, so i disassembled the laptop, cleaned the vents, took out the fan, teared apart and cleaned it and now it turns smoothly in hand. But the laptop is still overheating for some reason and there's a little airflow from...
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    Lookingways to fix my laptop which is underperforming????

    Hello guys i bought a laptop a couple months ago and i just keep having the same problem.Every time i install an nvidia driver i notice that in the first few days the laptop is performing as it should with good fps(e.g league of legends stable 120fps) and then suddenly drops to 40-60 which is...
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    How to disassembly the LG P430 Laptop (at least remove the first plastic case)?

    Hello guys, I have a laptop from LG ( model LG P430-K.BE44P1(7465) ). It has almost 3 years and I think that it is starting to overheat, so I thought about opening its backcase and at least blowing away the dust stored there. My problem is that I really don't know how to remove the bottom...
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    PC Heating and Buzzing

    Hello Tom's Hardware community. Recently i formatted and cleaned inside of my laptop due to slowing downs. After a month of two, my laptop started to overheat and make buzzing sounds from the speakers. I have attached (linked) the temperature values of my PC. (Running programs are Paint, Dota2...
  55. K

    Laptop Overheating. How to cut air vents into bottom cover.

    Hello, I had a question about how to best cut air vents into the bottom of my Laptop. I have Sony Vaio Fit 15A, and find that the fan is ALWAYS running, even during simple tasks such as just browsing the internet. For instance, I'm just browsing the internet right now, the fan is running at a...
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    rog g551jx overheat ?.

    Recently i bought an asus g551jx , i was playing assasin creed 1 at max settings and the cpu temp was showing 70 to 80 ?.
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    Overheating Msi Ex465

    My MsiEx465 laptop overheats and shutsoff about 10-20min. What should i do to fix this overheating?
  58. girdwood

    ASUS G550JK overheating while sleeping.

    So, starting yesterday, I noticed my ASUS G550JK was BURNING hot when I picked it up and opened it. It was hot enough to start causing problems with the trackpad, so I did a hard shut down and let it cool. I booted it back up and used it for about 4 hours with no heating issue at all. I...
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    g551jx overheat during antivirus scan

    hey recently i bought a g551jx and the problem is during mcafee full scan the temp went around 70 deg and max was 80 deg which was reported by cpu-z. is this a problem for which i should worry ,after the scan was over the temp went o normal around 35 to 45 .?
  60. Jacob Jagielski

    Do i have a failing graphics card?

    I have been getting some graphical glitches like a Blue box that keeps flashing in MGS 5 ground zeroes and a black thing that appears on the bottom of my screen ever second in Skyrim. I have a HD 7850, it reaches 86C playing some games but never goes past 88C. UPDATE: i lowered the resolution...