Friends Notebook

By Baltan
Aug 29, 2006
  1. Hello

    plz answer asap. she would like to know if it normal for her laptop to get really warm within 30 min, she says the temp is now 50 degrees.
    It is a sony FJ78c laptop

    thanx Baltan
  2. altheman

    altheman TS Rookie Posts: 425

    To me that seems pretty normal, but it mainly depends on the system specs. If its a low spec general office use laptop, it may be a bit too high.
  3. N3051M

    N3051M TS Evangelist Posts: 2,115

    Is this the one we're talking about?

    Maybe give it a good spray of compressed air to clean up some of the dust build up.. but if what you're talking in celcius then yes, it seems slightly higher than normal, but should be bareable..
  4. Devil-Within

    Devil-Within TS Rookie

    I had a computer similar to the one she has. It is absolutly normal.. She just needs to clean out the fan, and it is doing that because either...

    A.) When it sits on somthing the air has trouble moving through..
    B.) Fan is dirty or doesn't work right..

    But yeah, with laptops you normaly would have to clean of the fan because all the dust that builds up in it.
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