Faulty Nvidia chips confirmed in HP desktops

Nvidia's faulty GPUs have affected 38 different models in HP's Slimline PC range, PC Pro has discovered.

"HP is aware that certain Nvidia chips used in the HP Pavilion Slimline Desktop PCs may experience issues", the company claims in a statement sent to PC Pro.

HP is currently listing full information about the models affected, some of which were exclusive to the UK, as well as customer support and warranty details, on its site.

"Some of these computers may not boot or may not display video. Computers experiencing either or both of these symptoms, attributable to the computer's motherboard, are eligible for HP's Limited Warranty Service Enhancement."