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AMD Southbridge chip gets hot.

Question asked by jorb on Apr 10, 2017
Latest reply on Apr 14, 2017 by spinalfailed

I noticed recently that my HP G62-407DX Note book PC

Gets hot in the location of the Southbridge chip.

I feel noticeable heat on the lower left hand corner of the key board.

I have good temperatures at the AMD Phenom II P650 Dual-Core processor.

Fan is working correctly.

Windows update is sending me AMD SMBus updates.

I checked device manager and it says "No drivers are installed for this device".

Could this be the reason why it is running hot?


Windows 7 home premium 64 bit

AMD Phenom II P650 Dual-Core processor

3 GB ram

AMD M880G with ATI Mobility Radeon HD 4250

Driver Packaging Version

System Board 1444 69.37