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Choiix Air-Through Thin Notebook Cooling Pad Review
Author: Dennis Garcia
Well all of the power does still produces the same amount of heat and cooling these tiny powerhouses is tricky business. Laptop mfgs do everything they can to keep their systems cool with the primary concern being the longevity of the laptop and not so much for the environment around it. Under normal conditions the system works flawless, the laptop stays cool so you can compute longer. However once you restrict the air flow by using your lap or various other soft objects the computer will heat up and transfer that heat into the nearest object, namely you.
The Choiix cooler is designed for 17" and smaller laptops with a special design consideration for the MacBook and Macbook Air. In terms of construction the Choiix cooler features Aluminum, Rubber and Plastic parts. Weighs in at around 830 grams, features 2x 60mm cooling fans, and comes with a convenient 4 port USB hub. Aside from the lack of external connections this cooler almost resembles a docking station.