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Shareholder here, I find this whole arrangement agreeable.

lol what??? ohh yeahh ... its ok because nvidias share didnt drop right


thanks for pointing out that you care only about yourself sir ...
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Traded in a dead AMD dual core laptop with a Go 6150 in it. So that means I get one of these? I guess anything is better than a dead laptop.
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Traded in a dead AMD dual core laptop with a Go 6150 in it. So that means I get one of these? I guess anything is better than a dead laptop.
Nope, I'm pretty sure this arrangement only applies to 8400M/8600M/8700M series cards. They were the ones with widespread overheating issues.
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pretty messed up right there.
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nvidia never again
 
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post #46 of 115
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Nope, I'm pretty sure this arrangement only applies to 8400M/8600M/8700M series cards. They were the ones with widespread overheating issues.
Thought about that, how the article said $2000 laptops, mine definitely wasn't one of those, but the class action website said we'd get a Compaq CQ56 too so

Mine didn't really overheat, it just stopped turning on one day. (yes i tried the flashlight in the screen to see if a bulb died, and plugging it into an external monitor...)
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Is anyone surprised?
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post #48 of 115
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Originally Posted by Mygaffer View Post
Is anyone surprised?

not me actually
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post #49 of 115
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Is anyone surprised?
I am. I expected Jen-Hsun Huang to show the video in court of the 590 blowing up and tell them if exploding cards are functioning within spec that a little overheating is fine.
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My next card i was going to go back to the green side, but, WOW! Nvidia just lost a lot of respect from me.

Look forward to staying with AMD for my next card i guess
    
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