new mbp too hot?

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by dabills80, Dec 11, 2008.

  1. dabills80 macrumors member

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    I noticed that when I do strenuous tasks like ripping dvd's, my mbp gets very hot. The temperature is recorded at 170 F. Is this normal?
     
  2. Eidorian macrumors Penryn

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  3. Tallest Skil macrumors P6

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    What is that in Celsius? 90°C is fine, anything around 100°C might be a problem.
     
  4. Eidorian macrumors Penryn

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    It's about 77 °C.
     

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