Overheating of laptop is common problem while you are playing games or watching HD movies. As it uses heavy graphic process & gives load on your CPU . Also you may not be using gaming laptop like Alienware.
If you dont reduce overheating of you laptop direct consequences will occur on your processor, battery, hard drive or even on motherboard too. So this means you must take care of your laptop or PC to prevent from overheating.
6 Ways to Reduce Heating Problems in Laptop
1. Elevate your Laptop
You can put some books or items under your laptop (ensure it is not blocking fan hole) which makes more airflow & significantly keeps cool.
2. Get Laptop cooling pads
You can get laptop cooler or external fan to keep your laptop away from heating which is available at your local store. If you have metal case you can even use heat sinker like steel bar which absorbs heat significantly to make your lappy cool as possible.
3. Maintain your environment cool & dust free
Ventilate your room so that cool air passes but make sure dust is not approaching cause it’s your big enemy. Try to clean your fan regularly to keep it away from dust on your system.
4. Lower Your Gaming setting As Per Need
5. Use Razor Game Booster :
It will ultimately boost your fps by closing most of the services which are not useful during gaming & also saves process. Download from http://www.razerzone.com/gamebooster
Use Power Saver and reduce maximum processor state as possible. And avoid using unwanted application (Using Mozilla is better than Google Chrome as it uses much RAM + CPU) during gaming.
100% = Turbo Boost on. (CPU gets boosted than normal.)
99% = Turbo Boost off. (CPU runs at normal state)
78% – 98% = 1.79 GHz
69% – 77% = 1.59 GHz
60% – 68% = 1.39 GHz
6. Switch to no charging mode while plugged in :
If your Laptop has similar function, (is available in Lenovo Laptop as Energy Management) or you can get similar application on internet This works like if you are using laptop without battery but only with external power supply which will yield almost no heat from your battery.