JustAnEngineer wrote:I would not be at all surprised if you have some failing capacitors on your motherboard.
Crayon Shin Chan wrote:Only after sustained load, when I've turned down the multiplier. At stock speeds it randomly bluescreens when idle.
Oh well, I've got a new Phenom II X6 build now, so I don't really care - I'm halfway across the globe from it anyway. I just hope that in 7 years my new build won't end up like that either...
just brew it! wrote:7 years is a long time for a piece of consumer electronics. Unfortunately, things have gotten to the point where almost everyone looks at price above all else; this forces manufacturers to cut corners on components to remain competitive, and this negatively impacts long-term reliability.