- Oct 17, 2011
This. Most hardware failures occurs in the first two weeks, look at bell curves.then you don't understand what electromigration is. You are just confused because most retail parts don't have these issues as they have been tested, and revised to avoid such issues. Electromigration can happen at any point of a products lifespan. If the die is flawed from the start you can see failure on first use or hours after.