Definitely something you woulnd't be able to hear in a crowded or noisy store, but onlyin a quiet home or office. Learn How to Post and More  Community News  Best of the Community Blog  Notebooks Notebook Operating System and Recovery  Notebook Boot and Lockup  Notebook Wireless and Networking  Notebook Audio  Notebook Video, Yeah, I suppose the fan makes a little noise, but that sounds just like a normaltiny fan. Although, after abit more testing on my machine,I actually still hear it when the CPU is under load. his comment is here
Usually with the TV on, or anyone talking it cannot be heard at all. First Time Here? I don't know if there are any dangers with this workaround, so if anyone has more knowledge on that please let me know.So what you can do is diable idle processor. Perhaps it should really be off, but the power (PWM)signal isn't completely cut-off so it runsintermittently. https://h30434.www3.hp.com/t5/Notebook-Hardware-and-Upgrade-Questions/Spectre-x360-Noise/td-p/5107394
So yeah, this machine should not make HDD noises. I don't think this will be an appropriate fix either. Showing results for Search instead for Do you mean or Post new question Post new question Question Spectre x360 Noise Replies (61) Reply Topic Options Subscribe Mark Topic as New Mark
The fan will spin-up, but with my ear flat on the keyboard (near the escape key) the morse code still sounds the same -- but certainly more faint due to the I had the same problem, but then I changed the maximum settings of the processor to 50%. So now I'm just searching for the right percentage (probably around 70-80%).I'm planning on using this solution only when necessary if it drops performance. 0 0 DanAir Tutor Posts: 4 Member Hp Envy X360 Noise Turning the setting back to "Enable idle" caused the CPU usage to immediately drop, but the whine/buzz to start again.I have a feeling the best solution will be to take off
I'm hoping that the built in thermal protection will save me from disaster, and this Core M chip is designed to work in fanless installations.... 3 3 leontesh Top Student Posts: Hp Pavilion X360 Noise It honestly sounds like a hard-drive that is constantly grinding, but rather faintly. This thread has the explanation on how to do this: http://www.tomshardware.co.uk/forum/292915-30-high-pitched-noise-coming-areaIt worked for me. Perhaps it was, and HP don't think it's a problem? 0 0 Taber Honor Student Posts: 2 Member Since: 09-26-2015 Message 44 of 62 (2,885 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: Spectre
I bought it in the Netherlands, and when I moved to the UK, I started noticing it. 0 0 leontesh Top Student Posts: 5 Member Since: 09-27-2015 Message 46 of 62 Hp Laptop Making Loud Noise Thank you very very much! Ican't help continuing to think that the HDD is running. Perhaps a driver or firmware update could actuallyresolve..?Well, at least I'm glad that I'm not the only one that has noticed this.
I've had laptops for decades that makethat regularnoise -- accompanied by a status LED to signal activity.
But now only in the past 2-3 years, the Ultrabooks haveno HDDs,theyhaveSSDs! (Yetstill make the same noise. 0 0 jlonomo Teacher Posts: 81 Member Since: 06-29-2015 Message 43 of 62 (2,907 Hp Spectre X360 Heating Problem That should dampen the vibrations creating the noise. Hp Spectre Coil Whine Unfortunately for me my fan 'broke' and is making terrible noise now, but at least it's not a coil whine haha.I'm starting to regret buying this laptop, and missing my Surface
However, when in a quite room I find it rathernoticeable and a bit annoying. (It sounds like afaint HDD -- a constantdigital "grinding" noise. So I opened it up and unplugged the fan, and now, glorious silence. Discussion Boards Open Menu Discussion Boards Open Menu Welcome to the Forum! weblink Ok, interesting -- coil whine from the CPU power circuitry...
It goes away when the CPU is under load, and starts up when the CPU is idle. Hp Spectre Review As another commenter mentioned, I alsothought theHDD was going bad -- for that brief second before remembering it has an SSD! Read more Register · Log In HP Support Forum Home > Notebooks > Hardware > Spectre x360 Noise Search the Community
Additional batteries are affected. The only issue will be one of warranty; I don't know what HP thinks of us opening their laptops... 0 0 leontesh Top Student Posts: 5 Member Since: 09-27-2015 Message 48 Good luck! 0 0 jlonomo Teacher Posts: 81 Member Since: 06-29-2015 Message 47 of 62 (2,802 Views) Report Inappropriate Content Re: Spectre x360 Noise Options Mark as New Bookmark Subscribe Subscribe Hp Laptop Making Buzzing Noise Checking task manager, and the CPU was simply just running at 100%.
The solution seems similar to the one above and is documented athttps://support.microsoft.com/en-us/kb/975530and referenced athttps://forums.lenovo.com/t5/Lenovo-Yoga-Series-Notebooks/CPU-Noise/td-p/1008533This completely solved the problem, it probably drains the battery a little faster, but in my view a It sounds like morse code, as the CPU is frequently entering and leaving certain sleep states, as it controls its power use.I don't know how old HP's engineers are, or how same problem!!However, I have solved it. http://webcomputerrepair.com/hp-spectre/hp-spectre-x360-best-buy.html