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does anyone know the difference in the blue capacitor and the red capacitor?
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post #2 of 12
Erm, on what?
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post #3 of 12
Take the red capacitor, neo.
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post #4 of 12
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awww mine are blue...

im just seeing different color caps on mobos/graphics cards ect.
just wondering if it makes a difference.
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post #5 of 12
Quote:
Originally Posted by Coolwaters View Post
awww mine are blue...

im just seeing different color caps on mobos/graphics cards ect.
just wondering if it makes a difference.
Depends on who manufactured, where they were produced, and the specs.
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post #6 of 12
Quote:
Originally Posted by Coolwaters View Post
awww mine are blue...

im just seeing different color caps on mobos/graphics cards ect.
just wondering if it makes a difference.
I think you totally missed out on what Criswell was trying to say.
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post #7 of 12
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what was he trying to say?
the red ones are newer?

noticed that most of the 780i caps are black...
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post #8 of 12
They are different colours for ease of use when constructing the motherboard so they can just pick up a certain colour instead of reading each individual capacitance. Its down to the mobo manufacturers processes of manufacturing but usually the colours dont represent anything unlike resistors
    
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post #9 of 12
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i thought the red ones are higher quality or something...

i guess i can paint them with UV paint now XD
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post #10 of 12
i guess you never seen the matrix..
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