Computer Interference Tags: Computer Shutdown Components Last response: September 11, 2010 9:15 PM in Components Share boates September 11, 2010 8:54:12 PM can a loud noise such as a gunshot cause a computer to fail or shut down? More about : computer interference Pyroflea September 11, 2010 9:09:29 PM I'm not even going to ask what happened Proximity among a boatload of other things would determine the effect, but I can't see sound waves of that strength doing any damage. That's just my unprofessional, personal opinion though. m 0 l hunter315 September 11, 2010 9:15:22 PM Technically a loud enough noise could generate a strong enough pressure wave to knock something loose or shatter some hardware but at that point its closer to the pressure wave from a small bomb. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer Emerald September 11, 2010 9:15:27 PM If it is a gunshot noise which resulted from a gun pointed at the computer while shooting due to the computer repeated freezing, then Yes it can fail but not from the noise. m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedSound interference when computer is working Forum Wireless x sender interference with computer modem Forum Interference from TV and wireless computer. Forum Moto V551: hourly interference with computer speakers? Forum When I turn on my computer why does it interfere with radio reception and is there a way to fix that? Forum SolvedVGA Causing Wavy Horizontal Lines/Interference Forum SolvedJust want one pair of self-powered speakers, with zero interference Forum SolvedHorizontal screen "noise" or interference with new 660ti only while in games on ultra? Forum SolvedWill Running a Guest Network On the Same Channel Cause Interference Forum SolvedWifi Light Bulbs Interference with Nexus 4 Forum Solvedcooler / case interference Forum Audio interferance from computer. Forum SolvedTV signal interference with PC Bitcoin mining Forum SolvedElectrical Interference with Gigabit Internet Forum SolvedCan wireless adapter combat wifi interference Forum SolvedPC Ethernet run maxes out at 100Mbit, can interference cause missing pairs? Forum SolvedMy graphics cards gets interference by my new ASUS Xonar Essence STX sound card. HELP!!! Forum SolvedMassive Audio Interference Forum SolvedInterference and UTP cabling Forum SolvedWill my mobo cause audio interference? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Components categories Power supplies Sound cards NICs Akasa Antec Cooler Master Cougar DeepCool Enermax !