Most Common Ways to Kill a PC Tags: Overclocking Heatsinks Power Last response: December 4, 2009 10:57 AM in Overclocking Share JackNaylorPE a c 120 K Overclocking December 4, 2009 12:39:33 AM And OC'ing ain't it http://www.pcstats.com/articleview.cfm?articleID=1720 Most Common Problems 26% PSU and power issues 23% Bad gear and user negligence 13% Heatsink related 15% Assembly and moving 10% Lightning strike and static 3% Computer cruelty 6% USB related 2% Overclocking More about : common ways kill Shadow703793 a b K Overclocking December 4, 2009 1:01:16 AM Yup. Bad PSUs are the #1 cause for dead PCs. There should be some class action lawsuit against cr@p PSU manufactures. Not really surprised #2 is 1di0t errors. jsc a c 197 K Overclocking December 4, 2009 1:25:30 AM I'm not surprised either. I'm actually surprised that crap PSU's haven't killed more PSU's. Related resources A glossary of common power supply terms - Forum Most Common Problems With Asus A7N8X? - Forum Experiment- Does a kill coil and electromagnetism cloud tubing? - Forum PTnuke vs. kill coil!? - Forum Most populated PC FPS Besides BF3 - Forum Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer one-shot December 4, 2009 6:58:58 AM If you water it like a plant, that can kill it. one-shot December 4, 2009 6:59:42 AM jsc said:I'm not surprised either. I'm actually surprised that crap PSU's haven't killed more PSU's. I had a 650W Coolermaster next to my 750W Corsair and they never fought. Although, I haven't checked to see if my 650W works anymore. kg4icg December 4, 2009 10:57:15 AM one-shot said:I had a 650W Coolermaster next to my 750W Corsair and they never fought. Although, I haven't checked to see if my 650W works anymore. You sure about that, they could have been while you weren't looking. Comic relief, gotta love it. Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources: ForumSecond Take: Did Piracy Kill Iron Lore? ForumPC building help? (reffering to common mistake when building) ForumIf your Prince orders you to kill a ghoul, do you roll for.. ForumHow to kill special and "File and Folder Tasks", and other.. ForumDo most people like ps3 or xbox 360 ForumDriver Links/ Common Recovery Procedures/Mobile Performance Benchmarks ForumPC monitor & HDTV; can I kill two birds w/one stone? ForumHow can I kill Aurora ForumFixed Voltage ForumI am trying to get the most out of my Q6600 ForumDid I just kill my new i7? ForumTrying to lower most of my voltages Forum3.6 is this the most i can go with my specs? ForumStock heatsink, most I can overclock i7 920? ForumCan the Thermaltake V1 AX be put on both ways? More resources Read discussions in other Overclocking categories CPUs Motherboards Memory Chipsets Heatsinks Water Cooling Intel AMD !