NUC8i7HVK is a overclockable device, so if I teardown the nuc and use liquid metal thermal paste(well applied) instead of the original paste, is the waranty sitll work?
And if I buy a nuc in America, can the warranty work in China?
Thank you for joining the community.
Allow me to share with you that under the Intel's warranty terms and conditions we may refuse subsequent returns if there's customer-induced damage to the unit.
For the application of the warranty, this is going to be applied on the region of purchase, we recommend to purchase the unit on the on the region that you are going to be located.
I would direct you to follow:
https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/gaming/overclocking-intel-processors.html Overclock Your CPU with Unlocked Intel® Processors
Specifically the bottom footer wording.
2. Altering clock frequency or voltage may damage or reduce the useful life of the processor and other system components, and may reduce system stability and performance. Product warranties may not apply if the processor is operated beyond its specifications. Check with the manufacturers of system and components for additional details.