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I don't know about you guys, Ive owned my fair share of graphic cards. But ive never seen something like this on any of them. Just an FYI the card works fine. Im little a confused what it is. Maybe someone knew how awesome this card is and got carried away, I don't know. Any ideas would be nice.

Edited by KBcobra - 6/9/10 at 8:07pm
post #2 of 39
maybe im just blind but what exactly is the pic pointing to
 
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Originally Posted by srsparky32 View Post
maybe im just blind but what exactly is the pic pointing to
Lower left corner
post #4 of 39
Are you overclocking your video card?

I believe those marks (on the bottom left corner) are indicative that your card is over heating.


I remember another member posting a picture like this earlier.
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Originally Posted by KBcobra View Post
Lower left corner
i see a mark, not sure what happened there though.


edit: ohhhhhhh now i see. yeah looks like it got melted a lil
 
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post #6 of 39
Looks like something was "spilled" on it. I doubt they will RMA lol
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Originally Posted by umgill45 View Post
Are you overclocking your video card?

I believe those marks (on the bottom left corner) are indicative that your card is over heating.


I remember another member posting a picture like this earlier.
I barey used it, i just got it recently. Never ran it over 80c
post #8 of 39
Could just be leftover from the PCB manufacturing process..I can't really tell from that picture though.
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post #9 of 39
Looks like a flux sweat... something has been heating that area?
post #10 of 39
Looks almost like residual from a capacitor.. like when they start the break down and a bit of powder.. Can you rub any off from around those solder pins?
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