1. Zarathustra[H]

    Has Anyone Ever Replaced the Fan in a APC UPS?

    Hey all, I have an aging APC Smart-UPS SUA1500 desktop model which I got used on eBay in like 2014 or so. (Example pic from Google, not mine) It's a great unit, built like a tank, and just incredibly reliable. Couldn't be happier with it. That said, the thing has likely been in service...
  2. F

    2x2080ti/9900k build complete!

    (current build on second page) Bare with me on the formatting, please; my house fire destroyed my equipment and I am posting this on my cell phone. Thank you all for your help. 1) What will you be doing with this PC? Gaming? Photoshop? Web browsing? etc PC gaming at 4k 60fps+ escape from...
  3. cageymaru

    Replacing Op-Amps in a Topping D10 DAC

    Audiophiles have been rolling (replacing) op-amps in their DAC units for years. In the computer audio world, high end sound card units from Creative and Asus have had replaceable op-amps in years past and their owners swear by the increased audio fidelity from changing them out. Audio Science...
  4. R

    iPhone Battery Replacement Times Are Up to Two Months

    9to5 Mac is reporting that wait time for battery replacement for the iPhone 6 and 6 plus are averaging 3-4.5 weeks, with the longest wait for any Apple store being 9-10 weeks. This comes weeks after Barclays had reported that there should be steady improvements for battery availability...
  5. R

    Apple May Replace Some iPhone 6 Plus Models Needing Whole-Device Repairs With iPhone 6s Plus

    In a report from MacRumors, Apple has sent out a document to Apple Authorized Service Providers today. The document states "orders for whole unit service inventory of some iPhone 6 Plus models may be substituted to an iPhone 6s Plus until the end of March 2018." MacRumors states it believes the...
  6. F

    Upgrade suggestions for dead ASRock P67 Extreme 4

    Background: I was having random crashes and figured it was hardware related (being a relatively old PC and all). Took it apart to try a new graphics card (was able to repeatedly crash it by trying to run a gpu benchmark program)... Went to turn it back on and it's dead. I thought maybe a bad...