Any problems or potentiol problems with turning up the fan speed?

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by x Shadow Dragon, Jun 20, 2007.

  1. x Shadow Dragon macrumors regular

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    Are their any problems that could/would occur if the MB fans were turned up? How much should i turn it up? (using SMfancontrol, i think its called)
     
  2. yellow Moderator emeritus

    yellow

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    Long term? I don't think anyone knows yet.

    Theoretically, I image you speed the fan's wear to the point of failure. But does increased fan speeds reduce the heat ware on your processor/innards? Maybe.

    <shrug>
     

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