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neurokirurgi View Public Profile Search User Find More Posts by neurokirurgi Find Threads by neurokirurgi 10-14-2010, 03:50 AM #4 Washell Join Date: Oct 2009 Reputation: 9510 Posts: 8,935 When a laptop power adapter is plugged in to a laptop and the laptop is turned on, you will notice the adapter may be warm to the touch. Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. Consider PMs as a safer way to hand out keys. http://macland.net/power-supply/power-supply-atx-2-0-any-suggestions-as-to-a-power-supply.php

What are the correct timings for My Module? A relatively warm power adapter is normal, especially when the laptop is being used and the battery is being charged. Make sure you have more than one little 80mm fan. Consider formatting your parts list. https://forums.techguy.org/threads/power-supply-warm-very-warm-to-touch.853570/

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i would recommend at least 1 intake and 1 exhaust balciarifMember Since: March 28, 2009Posts: 245balciarifFollowForum Posts: 245Followed by: 0Reviews: 0 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#25 Posted by balciarif (245 posts) - This site is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. Customer Service and Technical Support Center I Think I Have a Bad Part. My Power Supply Is Hot Al Taylor, works at ElectricityWritten 118w agoIt's a transformer.

If you start it, someone must win it. How Hot Should A Psu Get Like you said its summer and and temps are highI get similar temps with my Q6600( about 50 idle) and 8800gt ( 55-58idle) and also my room temp is 30-35The only Troubleshooting Help: What is your parts list? http://www.tomshardware.com/forum/355937-28-sould Essentially now it became another component that I need to worry about cooling.

GTX-470G.Skill DDR4-2133 4X4GbHard DriveOptical DriveCoolingOSSamsung 950 Pro M.2 256GbSony Optiarc DVD-R+Corsair H-100iWindows 10 ProMonitorKeyboardPowerCaseView Sonic 22.5" LEDMicrosoft Wireless Desktop 2000Antec True Power New 750CoolerMaster HAF-932MouseAudioMicrosoft Wireless Desktop 2000Creative Sound Core 3DView Psu Calculator Your thread title says hot, your post says quite warm. If it's getting dangerously hot to touch you should discontinue using it immediately and get a new replacement unit. I measured the temperature with Motherboard monitor and Speedfan.My temperaturesCase and cpu average 45-50 C / 104-122 FGPU is average 55-60 C / 131-140 FNote: My case fan is not active.

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Owning a console does not necessarily make you a 'peasant'. Password Register Forum Rules Support Ticket System Community Edit System Specs Today's Posts Search Community Links Social Groups Pictures & Albums Members List Search Forums Show Threads Show Posts Tag Psu Gets Hot When Playing Games teddyrobMember Since: August 1, 2004Posts: 4557teddyrobFollowForum Posts: 4557Followed by: 0Reviews: 0 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#26 Posted by teddyrob (4557 posts) - 7 years, 8 months agoand we are in summer in Power Supply Temperature YesNo Feedback E-mail Share Print Search Recently added pages View all recent updates Useful links About Computer Hope Site Map Forum Contact Us How to Help Top 10 pages Follow us

While a power supply may say x watts and y amps on the 12 volt rail there is fluctuation in the actual numbers and not all are made to the same this contact form According to neweggs power calculator, I should only need about 420 watts. Ok. You just have to recognize that the PC is objectively superior to consoles as explained here. Laptop Power Supply Hot

The fan will turn on and spin up when the unit requires it. __________________ Ram Guy Contact me via our Support Center Below! Nor did it start as one. Rewiring the fan probably wont' matter, replacing the fan itself might, depends on why it's not spinning up under load. have a peek here Discussion in 'Hardware' started by randy22, Aug 19, 2009.

You can expect some loss through heat. "Hot" is a relative term, but there are limits. Rule #2 We will not allow behavior contrary to reddiquette, e.g. Having written that, the difference between hot and very warm are relevant and it is hard to say whether you should be alarmed.

This has never been the case before albeit I have not had to use anything above 350W.

If you notice any damage, replace the adapter or have the laptop repaired. The air vents are designed to move air inside the case.. Well here it is http://www.newegg.com/product/produc...82E16817159058 but wait what the hell? Gonna get a Corsair 650w at Christmas maybe.

No selling. I saw that you mentioned to another poster that PSU is designed to cool itself, but I don't really see that happening. If I plug a 12V or 6V AC to...Which is more dangerous: AC or DC power?Where can I find an AC to DC 12V 1A power adapter?Top StoriesSitemap#ABCDEFGHIJKLMNOPQRSTUVWXYZAbout - Careers - http://macland.net/power-supply/power-flashes-when-i-flip-the-power-supply-switch.php Temperature 2 is 128C (262F), not knowing exactly what that is...(What is it?) It does seem "hot".

Staff Online Now etaf Moderator Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Software & Hardware > Hardware > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick Links I was just getting worried since it isnt a Brand Name PSU. They've done thermal imaging of computer cases, and you can see how the heat flows. And my cousin has 9600 gt vga he use 350 watt psu.

Well, that depends on what brand are you using, for example Enermax is OK.

To extrapolate...

Also, check the end of the adapter cord that connects to the laptop, as well as the power connection on the laptop, for any possible damage. permalinkembedsaveparentgive gold[–]Folsomdsffolsomdsf 0 points1 point2 points 12 months ago(0 children)Soudns like the fan or the fan controller died, definitely RMA it. I was just getting worried since it isnt a Brand Name PSU. What are the correct timings for My Dominator Module?

The PSU itself was warm to the touch not just from the bottom facing the inside the case and CPU but also felt warm TRHOUGH the top of of the case Additionally you might consider instead using water cooling if the fans are not enough, but that is a high maintenance set up and more costly than air cooling. I would think an AC would be a good investment. balciarifMember Since: March 28, 2009Posts: 245balciarifFollowForum Posts: 245Followed by: 0Reviews: 0 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#1 Posted by balciarif (245 posts) - 7 years, 8 months agoHey,When I start windows and about

Fields46391, Feb 16, 2017 at 11:39 AM, in forum: Hardware Replies: 15 Views: 272 crjdriver Feb 16, 2017 at 6:19 PM Power supply compatible with motherboard & graphic card? There no heat emitting components next to the PSU except CPU which does not emit enough heat to warm up the PSU to that extend. WDT-BlackKatMember Since: January 30, 2008Posts: 1779WDT-BlackKatFollowForum Posts: 1779Followed by: 0Reviews: 0 Stacks: 0Forum Karma: 0#5 Posted by WDT-BlackKat (1779 posts) - 7 years, 8 months ago The default, unless using a You all know all the fans it has in it.

I understand that it might not be financially or environmentally responsible... There is a lot of vagarity in power supply outputs, especially between brands. Is there anyway to check the Temperatures of it and what is the safest temp for a PSU? But it makes sense that it would be this hot, because I have to be getting close to how much power it can handle.

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