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The power of modern graphics cards (in the physical sense...)

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I mentioned my blown 980ti in this thread.
https://www.racedepartment.com/threads/how-are-asus-boards-these-days.173887/

Here is what it looks like when there is a power incident in a modern card:

Die blew through the chip cover (what are they made of these days anyway?):


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Going right into the heatsink:

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MSI certainly contributed to the mess with uneven application of thermal paste. I still mainly blame ASRock, but this also looks not OK.


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