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There's something wrong with my laptops HDD

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lately my gateway fx p-7805u gaming laptop's hard drive has been over-hating like crazy. Almost to the point where its untouchable. Even when I don't have any programs running. Does anyone know whats wrong with it?
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lately my gateway fx p-7805u gaming laptop's hard drive has been over-hating like crazy. Almost to the point where its untouchable. Even when I don't have any programs running. Does anyone know whats wrong with it?
Thats normal.
Its not only unable to breathe, its wrapped in a really tight metal sleeve inside a plastic bay with no vents. Open up the HDD bay and take it out if you dont believe me.
Massive design flaw...or planned failure for more money.
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its never gotten this hot before though. Its almost too hot to touch the bottom of my notebook.
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I'm scared :'[
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How hot is it?
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Hmmm I wish I could tell you. I don't know how to check my comps temperature. All I can tell you is that it's almost to hot to touch underneath my notebook where the hdd is located and it get pretty warm where I rest my right palm.
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Hmmm I wish I could tell you. I don't know how to check my comps temperature. All I can tell you is that it's almost to hot to touch underneath my notebook where the hdd is located and it get pretty warm where I rest my right palm.
Download Speedfan and report back your temperatures in C please.
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