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On Intel Silver 4110 CPUs, the condenser at the location of the image is often corrupted. 1. What is the function of a capacitor? 2. What are the symptoms when the capacitor is damaged?

kjinw1
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4110.pngOn Intel Silver 4110 CPUs, the condenser at the location of the image is often corrupted.

1. What is the function of a capacitor?

2. What are the symptoms when the capacitor is damaged?

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SergioS_Intel
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Hello kjinw1,

 

Capacitors are used to reduce package electrical impedance and enable the system to maintain a near-constant voltage across all operating frequencies.

 

Among the symptoms of a bad capacitor can include: boot problems, blue screens, memory errors, especially ones that get more frequent with time, Spontaneous reboots, etc.

 

If this is a brand new processor, we do recommend contacting the place of purchase for warranty information.

 

Best regards,

 

Sergio S.

 

Intel Customer Support Technician

A Contingent Worker at Intel

 

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SergioS_Intel
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Hello kjinw1,

 

We are following your question and would like to know if you need further assistance. 

 

Best regards,

 

Sergio S.

 

Intel Customer Support Technician

A Contingent Worker at Intel

 

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SergioS_Intel
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Hello kjinw1,

 

In case you need more assistance please contact us back.

 

Best regards,

 

Sergio S.

 

Intel Customer Support Technician

A Contingent Worker at Intel.

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