Intel doubles notebook fan speed

Intel has invented a way to double the air flow generated by fans used to cool ultra-thin notebook computers. Demonstrating a prototype of the technology in public for the first time at its developer forum taking place this week in San Francisco, Intel says the upshot will be cooler computers - and they're not referring […]

Intel has invented a way to double the air flow generated by fans used to cool ultra-thin notebook computers. Demonstrating a prototype of the technology in public for the first time at its developer forum taking place this week in San Francisco, Intel says the upshot will be cooler computers - and they're not referring to style.

“This will have the same power consumption and noise level of current fans,” said Bradley Urban, an engineer inside Intel's thermal technology development unit.

Full Article