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Originally Posted by mikepahl318 View Post
Wonder if the same is true about increased voltage...
I'm pretty sure something that nullifies the warranty should be able to be monitored, they could check if a VRM exploded, or if the chip was burnt
    
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Then I opened my case and tried to turn it on again and then I saw smoke coming out through the fans of the video card... Is it permanently damaged?
He's dead Jim.
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Yeah just RMA it, don't want to make the situation worse by putting it back in...what if it catches fire lol?
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So what do you guys think... if EVGA asks me if I overclocked it and upped the voltage. What should I say? Could they find out if I did overclock?
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