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Old 08-06-2009, 12:30 AM   #9
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Originally Posted by 2Tired2Tango View Post
90% of the cooling problems I've seen on notebooks are "user induced"...
I agree with that for the most part, but that's not always the case. I have a friend with a 12" notebook, and that thing gets hot. He told me so, but when I actually used it, I couldn't believe it. And he's using it on a flat surface, and keeps care of it like no one else. Thankfully, notebooks like these are hard to come by.

Even in his case though, I'm highly doubtful a notebook cooler would make an ounce of difference.
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