HP reported a possible defects NVIDIA chips in their laptops
April 18, 2008, 4:57 pm
Hewlett-Packard Company published a list of 24 laptop models produced between November 2007 and potentially prone to failure due to defects used in graphics chips NVIDIA. The list includes representatives series Pavilion dv2000, dv6000 and dv9000, as well as Compaq Presario V3000 and V6000. As usually happens in such cases, the company tried to reassure users and promised to free the problem is with its manifestation. Symptoms found very unpleasant and problems may occur as follows:no image on the screen, LEDs, including the power indicator, not light, and a notebook is not loaded. The company Dell also reported possible problems similar nature in their laptops. According to explanations NVIDIA, a source of trouble may become inadequate solid substrate materials and casings used in the manufacture of certain chips.