|Feb 24, 2012, 06:16 PM||#1|
ZAGG InvisibleSHIELD Heat Issue
I have recently fitted the ZAGG InvisibleSHIELD to my 2011 11-inch MacBook Air (i7 1.8 GHz) and started noticing my base was pretty warm. I had a look online about any heat issues with the InvisibleSHIELD and found this thread but struggled to get any definitive feedback from anyone else noticing a heat issue.
I eventually managed to find another who noticed the heat and monitored the before and after installation temperatures with worrying results, and I quote:
"My CPU temps were seriously high, something around 85 °C, while only idling"
"I immediately pulled the ZAGG from the base of the my MacBook and it now idles at a whopping 10-15 °C below"
This has got to be more critical with the heat damaging the 11-inch MacBook Air but the 13-inch can't really escape. Other aluminum MacBooks should consider the finding on this blog and perhaps do some digging around for advice. It hardly needs saying I have removed all of the InvisibleSHIELD from my new shiny peice of aluminum.
Please read this guys blog for more detailed info:
2011 11.6-inch MacBook Air: 256GB, Intel Core i7 1.8GHz, 4GB DDR3, Intel HD Graphics 3000 with 384MB - Apple Thunderbolt Display - Promise Pegasus 12TB R6 RAID System - iPhone 4S - iPad 2.
Last edited by akcarrington; Feb 26, 2012 at 12:56 PM.
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|ZAGG invisibleSHIELD for RMBP 15?||ansabakhan||MacBook Pro||36||Sep 29, 2012 05:02 PM|
|Zagg InvisibleShield HD and glare?||Gordonpn||iPad Accessories||8||Aug 6, 2012 10:13 PM|
|Where can I have a Zagg InvisibleShield installed?||Tgpitts11||iPad Accessories||7||Aug 3, 2012 06:34 PM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 01:28 AM.