get the EVGA GTX 1060 SC ACX copper
2000mhz peak boost
230 bucks after rebates
two weeks without a post ?
I don't think so
to much win in this thread to ignore
not a fan of pleather pads
they can give you swimmers ear
I am pretty sure you are the only vendor we have on this board that actually goes above and beyond
guess who I am buying my new rx480 from :)
tequila is made from blue agave,fermented and aged like whisky
vodka is made from distilling grains to a ultra high purity no plant or other...
so what exactly do rumors bring us ?
this thread started when somebody posted that FAKE card
and should have ended when MSI came out and said it...
watch the video I linked you will learn a thing or two
on modern flip-chip bga its less about the solder its self and more about the underfil epoxy and the package...
generally RMA works like this
inspect card for physical damage
toss card in bin
not many manufacturers actually test the board its to...
the technical explanation is this
the gpu core is attached to the card by whats called BGA which are little balls of solder attacing the core to...
memtestcl tests for 'softerrors' even a healthy card will show those
those are strictly computational errors and usually caught by the drivers...
you can actually flash Merlin on the R7000
I don;t need to see a video to know its dead
100% confirmed my 7970 failed in the same manner
intermittent crashes/low framerate and...
the only thing he could do is bake it
but I am pretty sure XFX will refuse a RMA if they find out
or heaven forbid he does it incorrectly and...
card is dead
id be more concerned with the Velcro coming off
if its working and you don't have any nasty audio noise issues I would't be worried about it
in 80% of cases it does but it doesn't hurt to have it
its more about ESD protection then anything
there is also PCB grounds that connect via the mounting screws those need a path to ground
Post your browser and any useful extensions
there is my current daily browser load-out
Chrono Download manager...
just don't spill any beer in the cpu socket :toast:
I have said this before headsets are stupid
they offer the worse sound quality per dollar of anything
can we all just wait 8 days for the NDA to lift come on enough guesswork its time for SCIENCE
the pictures tell me that that heatsink is way...
tho can we make mine a vodka and soda
beer gives me horrible gas
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