Somehow died? Anyone who was aware of tech at the time knows exactly why they died. It's called the cheap chinese capacitors that flooded the market around that timeframe which were based off an incomplete design sold to them by a turncoat japanese individual.
Originally Posted by vk512
This as a result eventually ended up killing almost all motherboards that were produced at the time thus putting that generation into the grave.
Last edited by Luke_Wolf; 09-03-2013 at 07:18 PM.
Oh yeah, I remember those events specifically. Then afterwards you couldn't buy a board that didnt have "100% JAPANESE CAPACITORS" plastered all over the box. That became a huge selling point for years until everyone forgot.
Originally Posted by Luke_Wolf