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[THW] GTX 590s burn out during test.  

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may like the less noise but you can see that 9 of the revievers burned
their cards while testing. some even didnt touch the voltages...

i havent seen a situation like this in video card review history so far...

check out the links for the burned gtx590's

the problem is the weak VRM's. overclocking on this card would be a Russian Roulete

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http://www.tomshardware.co.uk/forum/312737-15-gtx590-fail-blows
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post #2 of 7
Repost.
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there is a reason why they are clocked 600mhz stock...
 
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Weak VRMs, WHY NVIDIA WHY?
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Wow. Vrm's probably made in China or lowest quality... I'm defiantly not getting this card anymore.
     
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Wow 9 now and the list keeps growing.
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Several threads about this already.
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