Originally Posted by Yoda117
On its own the system dows NOT overheat readily unless you decide to do something stupid, such as restrict the airflow.... then you'll have issues.
I use a lapdesk from Targus...
Hey Alienware3.2, could you run 3DMark03 with the default settings from Alienware. That is if you haven't started tweaking. The specs of your notebook are very similar, so i'll like to have an idea of what to expect.