Do Chromebooks get hot or produce a lot of heat?

Chromebooks produce no more heat than a typical netbook. This is normal and nothing to worry about under normal circumstances. Of course, the common-sense precautions that are taken with other notebooks regarding the heat they produce should be taken with Chromebooks, ie: do not block areas where heat escapes, such as vents and fans. For extended lap use of any portable computer, a good-quality lapdesk or notebook cushion is highly recommended.

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