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Old February 21, 2013, 11:06 AM
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Originally Posted by Squeetard View Post
Not mentioned yet is the very real possibility that it was the video card that pooched and took the PSU with it. A PSU failure does not usually send a surge down the line. But a GPU failure and cause a high draw from the PSU.
Even if it was the GPU, the PSU should have protected itself, not gone up in flames. I think he's got a case here since he says that some of the internals looked off/bent. Again, we'll have to wait til its received at HQ to see, but, to be honest, I can't see someone lying about something like this, especially when they're willing to send all of their gear off to be inspected.

Then again...

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