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Brian@ASUS
11-19-2010, 06:50 PM
Here is a comparison over the different G51 Series thermal differences. i think many of you might think we used the same thermal design, but we have actually improved it in every update.

G51Vx - Single heatpipe design covering the northbridge and cpu
http://sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash2/hs032.ash2/34971_1506941677063_1339929353_1315734_6226984_n.j pg

G51J- Dual heat pipe for the cpu,
http://sphotos.ak.fbcdn.net/hphotos-ak-ash2/hs057.ash2/36215_1493923511617_1339929353_1283632_3164010_n.j pg

G51Jx- has an additioanl heatsink over the GPU
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V2-V3
12-09-2010, 04:21 AM
Thanks for the pictures and follow up information! I didnt know each revision had significant changes to the cooling system.

Richard60
12-27-2010, 08:42 PM
Is it useful to use a Notebook cooler? Witch one is recommended?

V2-V3
01-02-2011, 11:01 AM
Richard,

I Recommend the Antec notebook coolers, depending on your notebook size this one may work for you:
Notebook Cooler 200
http://store.antec.com/Product/notebookcooler/notebook-cooler-200/0-761345-75019-6.aspx

grungeboy
02-03-2011, 10:43 PM
are those different fan/heatsink units interchangeable? specifically, if i bought one for a JX model do you think it would work on my VX model?