English Community

ThinkPad NotebooksThinkPad: X Series Laptops
All Forum Topics
Options

641 Posts

07-20-2009

US

6208 Signins

23762 Page Views

  • Posts: 641
  • Registered: ‎07-20-2009
  • Location: US
  • Views: 23762
  • Message 11 of 12

Re: X1 Yoga 2nd Gen is making hard disc noise - ?!?

2019-01-27, 14:23 PM

If you hear noises from a laptop that doesn't have an HDD and if it's not the fan, my next guess is "coil whine". Currents and voltages do cause forces on components, and depending how everything fits together, small movements can happen due to these forces, which leads to sounds under heavy data load. I'm not sure if it's the actual SSD or whatever is handling the data stream, but for me it often correlated with fast reading or writing. In some of my older Lenovos it was so loud that you'd swear I had an HDD installed. 

Reply
Options

11381 Posts

01-02-2010

US

39796 Signins

416724 Page Views

  • Posts: 11381
  • Registered: ‎01-02-2010
  • Location: US
  • Views: 416724
  • Message 12 of 12

Re: X1 Yoga 2nd Gen is making hard disc noise - ?!?

2019-01-27, 17:38 PM

All I can tell you is that mine doesn't make that kind of noise.


Rich


I do not respond to requests for private, one-on-one help. Your questions should be posted in the appropriate forum where they may help others as well.

If a response answers your question, please mark it as the accepted solution.

I am not an employee or agent of Lenovo.
Reply
Forum Home

Community Guidelines

Please review our Guidelines before posting.

Learn More

Check out current deals!

Go Shop
X

Save

X

Delete