temps very high when playing games,help a noob

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by hansolo1999, Mar 19, 2009.

  1. hansolo1999 macrumors newbie

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    hello, when i play games on my macbook pro older gen with 8600 gt 256 ram ( never had a problem yet ) the temps reach 80 c on the gpu and the top ( near the bottom screen) and the top of speaker ( with power plugged in ) get very hot to the touch as well, what should i do? i do i fix it?

    thanks in advance
     
  2. kastenbrust macrumors 68030

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  3. The Hammer macrumors regular

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    Get software to regulate fan speed perhaps.
     
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  5. hansolo1999 thread starter macrumors newbie

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    thanks for the replys
    looks like its ok after all
     

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