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HP Pays Half for Nvidia's Graphic Problems

Aug 01, 2008, 15:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Charlie Demerjian)

"So, the companies are being bled to the tune of eight digits and getting kicked in the sensitive parts as a thank-you. The one way they could clear the air is to say "We got a batch of defective chips from Nvidia, we are sorry. This isn't our fault, but we will make it right". Easy enough, and they will have to do this eventually, either because of bad PR or lawsuits, but for some reason they are shutting up. Large corporations are not known generally for masochism, especially when there is an easy out with most sides winning.

"But they are not doing it. Makes sense, right? No, it doesn't, and there is only one good reason for this to happen, they are being shut up."

Additional information is available on Dell's blog:
"Each of these BIOS updates listed in the table below modifies the fan profile to help regulate GPU temperature fluctuations."

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