Summary: I bought this in hopes of keeping my laptop cooler to prevent overheating. It worked amazing at first and I was absolutely thrilled. Within a month or so it stopped doing it's job. I definitely don't feel like I got my money's worth out of it before having to replace it.
Excerpt: I've had this lap chill map for about two weeks. It works fine. As soon as you plug in the USB connector, the two fans immediately run. The USB cord is long enough to reach either side of my 17 inch wide laptop. My only complaint is that the fans are a little noisy.
Excerpt: I have been using chill mat for a long time this is second from staples.In my experience it is not that effective for my Acer aspire S7 as it doesn't have but of ventilation opening below my ultra-book.
Excerpt: I was only shopping for cooling fans for my laptop, but instead got a laptop desk that is easy to grasp when transferring laptop onto and off of my lap. My laptop does NOT slide off of this chill mat because the rubber supports are well-placed and tall enough to hold the laptop above its tiny...
Excerpt: Bought one for a laptop workstation. When I made more laptop workstations, I made sure each workstation had one of these. Tried other units, but their fans were either loud/distracting, ineffective (making the laptop fan do all of the work), or too small to put a decent sized laptop on top of them.