No its not crap its just not led based making crack easier too much heat caused the thermal paste to dissipate.
I'm sure most of the posts on here are helpful(I haven't read them) but I'm sure that the Elite has a less likely chance of getting RROD although it can happen.
So the odds are on the console.
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