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Cool Tools: The 5 Best Laptop Cooling Pads Under $30

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* Cooling pads help promote airflow
* Internal fans keep your laptop from overheating
* Extra USB ports help with productivity

Most laptops (especially gaming ones), are known to overheat after prolonged use. Keeping them on your desk or bed can cause significant damage, not to mention the frustration stemming from a laptop that suddenly stops working because it overheats.

Fortunately, you don’t have to disassemble your console in order to fix your fan; with these handy laptop pads, you can help cool your laptop down so you can continue to stream, game, write and surf the web without having to worry about a thing.

1. Laptop Cooling Pad

Keep your laptop nice and chill with this handy cooling pad. Built with a metal mesh surface, this pad was made to help air flow more efficiently, instantly helping to prevent your laptop from overheating. Supports laptops from 12 to 16 inches.

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2. HAVIT 15.6″-17″ Laptop Cooler

Built for bigger laptops, this handy cooler features an ultra slim and ergonomic design so it won’t get in the way. More than that, it offers a high-quality multi-directional metal mesh and three internal cooling fans that are not only extremely quiet, they highly efficient.

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3. HAVIT 5 Fans Laptop Cooling Pad

Meant for laptops between 15 and 17 inches, this cooling pad features five internal fans and beautiful built-in LED lights to help show how the fans are working. A smart mesh metal design helps promote airflow, while two extra USB help with productivity.

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4. Cooling Fan Pad for 15.6 Inch Laptops

Featuring two USB ports and five (yes, five) internal cooling fans, this fan pad offers maximum protection while moving heat away from your laptop’s core. The sleek and non-slip design also adds to the pad’s overall efficiency, as you can take advantage of even more USB options.

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5. Smart-e Lap Desk, Silver Carbon

Able to accomodate laptops up to 15 inches, this stylish cooling pad comes in three cool colors and features a tapered foam cushion to help provide extra comfort and a smooth surface to help promote air flow. It even comes with an added media slot to help hold your phone, tablet or other small device.

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