Antec USB-Powered Notebook Cooler Review

Antec is a reputable name in computer peripherals manufacturers and their products have earned quite a reputation among tech enthusiasts for all the good reasons. This Antec Notebook cooler is another example of their quality as it easily exceeds all other cooling pads in performance. It is extremely functional and does its job in the best way possible. It is known to considerably lower you laptop temperature and increase the life of your laptop.

This works great with all sorts of laptops such as MAC or PC. The plastic body that comes with a metal top gives it a reliable, sturdy feel. The top is made of aluminum that allows the heat to be distributed evenly. You can easily connect to other devices with the help of the USB port, maximizing connectivity.

 

Cooling Pad Specifications Overview:

Fans:
2 (80 mm fans)
Max Fan Speed:
2500 RPM
Fan Noise Level :
Not Available
Fan Airflow:
Not Available
Fit for:
Upto 15 inches laptops

 

The fans on this suck the hot air generated by the laptop and draws it away whereas most laptop coolers blow air onto the hot surface. This method of countering the heat is far more impressive and works better in solving the problem of overheating. The fans are also very quiet and do not make a lot of noise. This cooler is powered by USBs therefore any sort of batteries or power adapter is not required.

The LED lights are appealing however if you find them disturbing they can be covered with electrical tape. This cooler is best for 14 to 16 inch laptops. If your device is larger than that, surface pegs may be used. The rubber feet give the cooler a good amount of sturdiness and a strong grip. The cable is short and can be placed in a small compartment that is available after you are done using it.

The surface holes improve the airflow between the laptop and the cooling pad, keeping your laptop at a lower temperature. This product is highly durable and can be used for long periods of time. It also comes with 1 year warranty that indicates that it can be used for hour after hour without any problem.

This is a very satisfying product and is guaranteed to lower the temperature of your laptop.

Antec USB-Powered Notebook Cooler Price

The Antec notebook cooler retail price is around $25 however the price changes frequently as well as the stock status. Due to high demand, the laptop cooler often goes out of stock however it usually gets back in stock within days.

Antec USB-Powered Notebook Cooler FAQS:

Does it work on Mac or Apple Laptops?
of course it will work on an apple laptops or commonly known as MAC’s. Since the cooler is powered by USB port and no software therefore it will work smoothly with any laptop as long as it has a USB port.

How Does it Works?
This Antec laptop cooler works by pulling or sucking hot air from the bottom of the laptop. It also has aluminum surface whch has the highest thermal conductivity and conducts heats best. The cooler pad 2 fans sucks hot air from the laptop bottom and dissipate it from sides. This system is better than pushing air on bottom of the laptop and most of the laptops built in cooling system follows the same pattern.

How to install surface pegs?
The ante comes with 4 rubber stoppers which you can install by simply pushing them down into the holes on the edges and then twist them a little. This way they won’t come out easily.

Can you adjust the fan speed?
Yes you can adjust the fans speed. Although there are only two options i.e. High & Low.

8.5 Total Score
Antec USB-Powered Notebook Cooler Rating

A good laptop coooler with Aluminium surface and 2 fans which are very silent while working.

PROS
  • USB Powered - No extra Batteries required
  • Works for both MAC & PC
  • Very less noise
  • 2 fans
  • 1 year warranty
  • Cheap
CONS
  • For laptops measuring up to 15 inches max
  • Cooler is bit thick in size so it needs a bigger laptop bag to fit it if you want to carry
  • Some people might find LED light bothering
  • Surface pegs can fall out
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Antec USB-Powered Notebook Cooler Review

A good value for money. A USB powered laptop cooling mat that is super quite and have 2 fans.

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