Sony® VAIO E Series Overheating
Possible Reasons for Sony VAIO E Series Overheating
You can enjoy smarter, faster performance with Sony VAIO E Series. You can store your favorite multimedia, important documents and photos on its 500GB hard drive. Even if these types of additional features are included in these series, at times you might face overheating issues. This can be due to the dense packing of CPU and transistors. While both CPU and graphics card generate heat, your Sony VAIO E system could overheat if they are not properly designed. System overheating can also be due to some software or some hardware problems. Blocking of air vents is an example of a hardware issue. When dust blocks the fans, overheating occurs. Sometimes software designed to control the fans does not work properly. This also causes overheating problems. This may be due to the upgradation of operating system. If the operating system is upgraded, then the software might change and work improperly. Overheating can reduce the life of your Sony VAIO E series system. So, before the issues get worse, it is advisable to follow some recovery techniques to protect your system.
Mentioned below are few points that include detailed information on how to prevent overheating issues:
- Cleaning Sony VAIO E series system
- Adjust the power settings
- Update drivers
Cleaning Sony VAIO E series system
In order to prevent overheating issues on your Sony VAIO E series system, you should keep its fans and air vents clean and dust-free. You can also clean the ventilation system of your laptop with compressed air on a weekly basis. Furthermore, you should ensure that you do not place your Sony VAIO E series system on soft surfaces that can block fans and air vents.
Adjust the power settings
To avoid overheating problems on your Sony VAIO E series system, it is recommended that you should adjust the power settings so that the heat generating components, such as screens and hard drives generate less amount of heat.
Operating system upgradation most probably makes incompatibility issues. The method to solve the problems related to incompatibility is to update the drivers. Keeping your drivers updated and the settings of the operating system configured, will help in avoiding overheating issues.