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Acer Nitro 5 Dustdefender?

illenicillenic Posts: 65Member Troubleshooter
edited March 2018 in Nitro and Aspire Gaming
Hey guys is the Nitro supposed to have dustdefender? I have coolboost but can’t find dustdefender anywhere! Is it supposed to be there? Can I download it? Thanks! :) 

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  • JackEJackE Posts: 17,026ACE Trailblazer
    You don't download DustDefender. It's a preprogrammed piece of hardware to occasionally reverse airflow --- backflush so to speak --- to dislodge dust bunnies.

    https://www.acer.com/acerdesign/views/dust_defender.html

    In my opinion, an occasional vacuuming of the air intake ports and blowing thru the air exhaust ports will be just as, if not more, effective.

    Jack E/NJ 

  • illenicillenic Posts: 65Member Troubleshooter
    Ok great thanks! So I guess the nitro 5 doesn’t come with it then.. 
  • JackEJackE Posts: 17,026ACE Trailblazer
    Yes, it does have DustDefender. But it's a piece of hardware that automatically reverses fan airflow every so often without needing any downloadable software. Jack E/NJ
  • illenicillenic Posts: 65Member Troubleshooter
    Ok awesome! Thanks! :)
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