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    Design fault on M14x cause of overheating

    I called in a technician to dismantle my M14x, in search of the cause of serious overheating. After taking almost everything apart, the technician pulled a thick pad of compacted dust, even cat hair, from the space between the fan and the heat sink. I first thought it might be a kind of felt...
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    Alienware M14x overheating when playing big games

    The four cores of my Alienware M14x run at about 60 degrees Celsius when the computer is started. After playing a big game like Battlefield 3 for about 20 minutes, the computer starts overheating with the fan speeding up audibly and the game starting to lag. This is so disappointing and...