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What can i do if my laptop is thermal throttling? - Aspire 5 A515-56-56DJ

KelocityKelocity Member Posts: 4 New User
I've been gaming on my Acer Aspire 5 A515-56-56DJ and when i've overclocked it I noticed that it throttles and over time the performance has been getting worse what can i do?

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  • AnhEZ28AnhEZ28 Member Posts: 352 Seasoned Practitioner
    You can try to stop overclocking to see if the temps improve.
  • JackEJackE ACE Posts: 27,334 Trailblazer
    If ir's steadily declining, the paste is probably dried & cracked from prolonged heat over 90*C. I suggest re-doing the heat sink & cpu with Kryonaut or Arctic-MX4 thermal paste. Jack E/NJ
    Jack E/NJ
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