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Does SSD overheat?

By b44g6
Nov 21, 2010
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  1. I have had many laptops, most of them are Toshiba, now iam using an Hp Dv4 and it seems that the HDD heats up , the performance is affected (by overheating the processor) and its annoying. I want to replace the HDD with a SSD. I know performance will be enhanced, but I am more concerned about the heating part.

    if there is a recommended brand please tell.
     
  2. JMMD

    JMMD TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,177

    An SSD should run cooler than a normal hard drive.
     
  3. dustin_ds3000

    dustin_ds3000 TechSpot Chancellor Posts: 1,129

    I dont think SSD's get much above room temp.
     


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