Asus recalls product after motherboard catches fire

Asus has been forced to issue a product recall after reports from some users that its motherboards were burning and producing smoke. One user on social media platform Reddit reported an actual fire being sparked.

The Z690 Hero is a high-end motherboard for use on gaming desktop computers.

Asus acknowledged the fault and said it could “potentially affect” specific units manufactured in 2021.

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