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Cooling an Acer Aspire One???

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I was reading up on overclocking and read that overclocking an aspire one was not a very good idea, for multiple reasons, mostly cooling related. I have an AC unit that last time I checked had frost on it from pumping out cold air, thats COLD, so I was wondering if overclocking an aspire with an intel atom that is normally 1.60ghz to 2.00ghz is okay if I put it beside the ac.
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moisture and condensation would be a problem if the AC is cold enough to have frost on it
   
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Condensation might be a tiny issue, but if it's a basic room AC and the laptop is just in-taking cool air it shouldn't be a problem, since the what is being intaked is above the dew point. You also have to consider warranty, and if you can even overclock your Aspire One.
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most oem boards will not allow overclocking, and even fewer notebooks will allow for it
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I know my Wind can, but do you know for 100% sure your board can? I know it will overclock with % ratings rather then FSB/Multiplier, most you can do is stick a fan under it and hope it's stable.
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