News Intel Atom C2000 chips fingered for hardware failures

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  1. Gareth Halfacree

    Gareth Halfacree WIIGII! Staff Administrator Super Moderator Moderator

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  2. mi1ez

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    Time to check if we have any 9Ks around then!
     
  3. Wwhat

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    If you are big and monopolistic enough you don't have to care I guess.
     
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    Oof. I nearly built my server around a C2750, glad I opted for the easy way out with a microserver in the end!
     
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    "flaw in the chip that causes it to die entirely and irrecoverably after a period of time."

    d'oh they set the silicon fuse a bit too short!
     
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    Didn't they learn from the P67 chipset which had a voltage leak, causing it to die...? Tut tut.
     

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