CableMod issues recall for its 12VHPWR angled adapters
Published in Graphics

New power adapter standard strikes again

After endless issues with new 12VHPRW connectors it appears that the new standard has further problems, and this time it is about CableMod angled adapters that were deemed the best replacement on the market. CableMod is recalling both the v1.0 and v1.1 of its 16-pin 12VHPWR angled adapters.

Intel might have fixed Nvida’s 12VHPWR connector issues
Published in News

Stop the melt

Intel might have come up with an answer to Nvidia’s incredible melting cables issues.

PCI-SIG calls out GPU chipmakers over flaming plugs
Published in PC Hardware

Nvidia Dracarys 

The Peripheral Component Interconnect Special Interest Group [PCI-SIG] has waded into companies like Nvidia for peddling products with the 16-pin 12VHPWR power connector, such as Nvidia's GeForce RTX 4090.

RTX 4090 owner sued Nvidia over the fiery death of a card
Published in PC Hardware

Connector cable class action

An RTX 4090 owner has filed a class-action lawsuit against Nvidia over the company's incredible melting connector cable.

AMD confirms Radeon RX 7000 series will not use the 12VHPWR connector
Published in Graphics

Nvidia investigating the issue

After the initial drama about Nvidia's implementation of the 12VHPWR connector on the Geforce RTX 4090, AMD has officially confirmed that its upcoming Radeon RX 7000 series will not use the same connector.