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Low-quality capacitors could be the cause of Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 crashes – Notebookcheck.net

It’s no secret that the Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 seems to have trouble with stable overclocks. The fly in the ointment could be the use of low-quality capacitors, as discovered by Igor’s Lab. Some AIB cards use cheaper and less effective capacitors, which inhi…

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Multiple outlets have claimed that the Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 tends to crash when overclocked to 2.0 GHz or beyond, as we reported earlier this week. The culprit may be low-quality components used in RTX 3080 cards made by AIB (add-in board) partners.
This news comes from Igors Lab, which found that some versions of the Nvidia GeForce RTX 3080 use low-quality capacitors on the PCB of the card, resulting in low-quality power delivery. Igors Lab found that some AIB RTX 3080 cards (in particular …

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Garmin Instinct Esports Edition with Special Software: An Explainer of Sorts – DC Rainmaker

File this one under ‘Things you didn’t have on your 2020 Bingo Card’, Garmin has launched a new version of the Instinct lineup focused on esports, which will transmit…

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File this one under Things you didnt have on your 2020 Bingo Card, Garmin has launched a new version of the Instinct lineup focused on esports, which will transmit via Bluetooth Smart live your heart rate, stress, and Body Battery metrics (three common metrics on Garmin wearables). Those three live data feeds can then be picked up by a new piece of Garmin software on your PC called STR3AMUP!, which in turn can be used by Streaming apps like OBS or XSplit to be overlaid atop your existing stream….

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Should You Cancel Thanksgiving? What Fauci and Other Experts Say About Celebrating During COVID – Newsweek

This year’s Thanksgiving may not look the same as years past, experts told Newsweek, but it is possible minimise the risk of spreading coronavirus among loved ones…

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In a year where COVID-19 has killed almost 220,000 people in the U.S., many families will be looking to Thanksgiving as a chance to regain some normalcy. However, meeting up to celebrate could place people at risk.
Dr. Anthony Fauci, White House coronavirus task force member and director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, told CNN earlier this month that while people in some parts of the country could have a “relatively normal” Thanksgiving, others should consider only…

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New laptops announced at Acer Next 2020 feature Intel Tiger Lake – Ars Technica

Acer appears to have gone all-in on Intel’s Tiger Lake CPU lineup.

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Acer announced Intel-powered refreshes of several product lines today at the Acer Next 2020 online event. Notable new or refreshed products include the Swift, Aspire, and Spin general-purpose laptop lines and the high-end ConceptD 7 and Porsche Design laptops.
Aspire 5, Spin 3, Spin 5

  • The Aspire 5 comes in both 14-inch models (shown here) and 15-inch models.
  • These Aspire 5 15-inch models come in both black and silver finishes.
  • This Acer Spin 3 is in “tent…

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