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Samsung 700Z5A Over Heating?

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Hi Peeps. Picked up my new laptop today and I noticed the under side of it gettng quite warm... So I downloaded Real Temp and it said my CPU was running at 51c? At Idle after the laptop had only been on for no more then 10 minutes. Seems a bit high to me?

I also took a screen shot of GPU - Z and it's running at the same temp as the CPU cause it's picked up the Intel on-board graphics even though the Laptop has a ATI? Lol, Idk laptops are weird. tongue.gif

Anyway here's the specs & temps. I'm just wondering if it should be running this hot or not? After watching a few youtube videos at 1080p it got upto around the 65c mark.



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Here's one with it running Prime95



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Anyone?

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I worked in geek squad for a while and these laptops tend to overheat.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16834131206

If you look at the bottom vents there is hardly any room for air to move. The cooling in this laptop was poorly designed. Its designed for daily tasks with the appeal to be able to handle some heavier tasks.

My encounter was this user was trying to play Civ 5 on it and it couldnt handle the CPU and GPU at the same time cooling wise because they are on the same heatsink. Any video game overheated it.

I would expect these temperatures with this model and if you can return it.
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