Question Is this red spot something to worry about? Is something broken? This Aorus RTX 3070.

Unreal123

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Is this red spot something to worry about? Is something broken? This Aorus RTX 3070.

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Stuka87

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Thats typically a mark made by the QA inspector to verify the chip is in the right direction.
 

Stuka87

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That's done manually?
If its done by QA yes. They just hold a pen and mark them as they go through them. You will also often see them on electrolytic caps (though with a black pen), because if those are backwards they can turn into tiny little shotguns.
 

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