Method 1: Use a laptop cooling pad
For users who use notebooks, it is especially easy to get hot when playing games in summer, and sometimes it is not possible to solve the problem of high ambient temperature fundamentally by cleaning up the dust.
I have used both radiators. My suggestion is that the exhaust radiator has better cooling performance.
Method 2: Clean Vents
After the notebook is used for a long time, the vents on the bottom and both sides may be covered with dust and lint, which will prevent the air from flowing, causing the hot air inside the laptop not to flow out. At this time we need to clean the dust and lint covering the air vents; you only need to use compressed air and thin plastic tools to clean the dust.
But these vents are located in different locations based on the laptop model. Before cleaning it, you need to find the right vents.
You can regularly clear the air vents, which can greatly reduce the possibility of component damage and can avoid the performance degradation of the laptop.
Method 3: Clean heatsink and cooling fan
After using the laptop for more than one year, its fan will be covered with a layer of dust, and the heat sink will cover a lot of dust and lint. We need to open the laptop to clean the dust, which is the only way to solve laptop overheating. But many people have no experience in disassembling laptops. This method is relatively difficult.
1) Thermal grease
4) wiping rag
Step 1. First, we need to remove all the screws that securing the back cover, then insert an old credit card under the back cover and move the card to release the latch that fixed back cover to the laptop.
Step 2. Disconnect the battery connector from the motherboard. This step is very important, and the purpose is to avoid damage to the hardware.
Step 3. Remove all screws securing the heatsink and cooling fan, and disconnect the fan cable from the motherboard.
Step 4. Remove the fan from the heatsink and clean the fan and heatsink with a brush. The most important thing is that you need to clean up the dust and lint stacked on the vent of the heatsink.
Step 6. Use a wiping rag to remove thermal grease on the heat sink, CPU, and GPU chips.
Step 7. Apply new thermal grease to the CPU and GPU chip, then reinstall the heat sink assembly on the laptop.
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