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Asus B1A Hardware Reference Manual: Thermal Power Control; Power Savings; Power State Summary; System Memory Expansion

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Using the Notebook PC

Power Savings

In addition to reducing the CPU clock, this mode puts devices including the LCD backlight in their
lower active state. The Notebook PC enters Standby mode (low priority) when the system remains idle
for a specified amount of time. The timeout can be set through BIOS setup (lower priority) and Win-
dows power management (higher priority). To resume system operation, press any key.

Power State Summary

Stand by
(Standy By)
Soft OFF

Thermal Power Control

There are three power control methods for controlling the Notebook PC's thermal state. These power
control cannot be configured by the user and should be known in case the Notebook PC should enter
these states. The following temperatures represent the chassis temperature (not CPU).
• The fan turns ON for active cooling when the temperature reaches the safe upper limit.
• The CPU decreases speed for passive cooling when the temperature exceeds the safe upper limit.
• The system shut down for critical cooling when temperature exceeds the maximum safe upper limit.
• Stand by through Windows Start button,
• Timer as set though "Power Management"
in Windows Control Panel (higher priority)
• Ring indicator
• Power button
• Power button
• Battery Extremely Low
• Power button (can be defined as STR or STD) • Power button
• "Shut down" through Windows Start button
• Any device
• Battery low
• Hotkey [Fn][F1]
• Hotkey [Fn][F1]


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