MBP to hot too type comfortably

Discussion in 'Mac Basics and Help' started by Joemero, Sep 9, 2009.

  1. Joemero macrumors regular

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    Jul 30, 2009
    #1
    I'm thinking of getting an external keyboard just because the left area of my MBP keyboard gets too hot to type comfortably. Have any of you had these issues? Here my temps on istat, is this normal or what?

    HD: 35
    CPU: 66
    CPU Heatsink: 59
    Enclosure Base: 33
    Enclosure Base2: 33
    " " Base3: 31
    " " Base4: 34
    GPU: 62

    Left Fan: 1999 rpm
    Right Fan: 1992 rpm
     
  2. mousouchop macrumors 6502a

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    New York
    #2
    The temps you are reporting aren't high at all... Idle temps are only slightly lower (usually idle CPU is around low to mid 50s) than what you are posting. If those temps truly are too "hot" for you, then you won't like typing much more when you have the CPU/GPU under load and are experiencing temps of 75-81* C or higher.
     

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