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Zalman NC-1500 Notebook Cooler for 15.6"

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I wonder if it fits? the NC-2000 will definitely fit, but its much more expensive, I have a widescreen 15.6 btw. Or it doesnt matter even if the cooler is smaller than the laptop?
 

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Size of both your laptop and the cooler should be listed in their respective specifications. I suppose you would want the cooler to be as large as the lappy.
 

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Right

Cooler: 345(L) x 299(W) x 52(H) mm

Laptop: About 380(L) X 255(w) mm

I know that my laptop sticks out by a bit, but is it still allright?

Open to other notebook/laptop cooler suggestions too.
 

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Cant find the Thermaltake one here, maybe I need to look harder. Thanks for the suggestion anyway.
 

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Fourstaff, I'm sure it won't be smaller than your laptop and that it'd be ok.

I use the NC-2000 myself for laptop in system specs (Gwenhwyvar) which is 17" widescreen and the cooler fits just exactly for it.

Were you to buy the NC-2000 you'd be having a spare quarter inch on each 4 sides of the laptop, and probably its fans would be situated a bit too low down for optimized cooling.
 

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My friend uses a NC-2000 for his 17" Kobalt beast of a laptop and it suits it prefectly, so I was thinking of getting its little brother for this 15.6" laptop. Will be ordering it soon then.