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  1. #1

    Member Since
    May 30, 2007
    Ivanovo, Russia
    2.16GHz Macbook Pro, 2GB RAM, OSX v10.5
    Protection vs Heat
    Hi All,

    I ran a forum search before posting, but didn't find anything specifically asking about the effect things like keyboard & trackpad protectors, and body skins, have on the MBP's ability to stay cool...

    Any thoughts? Any experiences (positive or negative)? Any recommendations?



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    Bear Hunter's Avatar
    Member Since
    Sep 03, 2007
    iMac, MBP
    Good guess would be minimal though

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    KamileonX's Avatar
    Member Since
    Oct 12, 2007
    Mississauga, Ontario, Canada
    MBP 15" Gloss, 2.4 GHz C2D, 4GB DDR2, 160 GB @ 7200 HDD, 256 MB 8600M GT
    Well obviously, as long as the accessory that you buy doesn't cover the intakes for the fans, you should be ok.

    As far as I can tell, the Intake vents for the MBP is at the edge of each side of the keyboard (left and right).

    I know some of the keyboard protectors cover the edge of the keyboard as well... which is obviously bad.
    KamileonX (Lawrence)
    MacBook Pro 15" (Glossy) Custom
    2.4 GHz Intel Core 2 Duo, 4 GB OCZ DDR2 667 MHz RAM, 160 GB 7200 RPM Hard Drive, 256 MB GeForce 8600M GT Graphics, Mac OS X Leopard v10.5.2

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