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my 480 is the first thing ive ever bought from them so far i dont mind them
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I've read that the AMD MSI motherboards are not too great, but haven't seen the same horror stories from intel owners. Never had an issue with my MSI board, MSI seems pretty solid except for the AMD end.
    
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I have a GD70, it's OSSIM
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P55-gd80

Got great reviews
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post #25 of 30
Thread Starter 
Quote:
Originally Posted by col musstard;13862808 
He said strictly motherboards and half the comments are about GPU's, it is amazing to see how many people don't read, and it is such a short post.


I think it is that MSI makes some cheap boards, and those cheap boards are not too good

lol thank you man...
post #26 of 30
MSI doesn't suck in the least, they're just outclassed by most companies. Yes, MSI GPU's are absolutely downright amazing, just look at the 6970/580 Lightnings. My 790FX-GD70 took my horrible chip to 3.8, my 785 can't get stable at any voltage above 3.3Ghz, it's a hit and miss. Lately though, MSI is really coming into the motherboard scene with very good models.

This is like saying AMD sucks. They don't, getting a driver to work with a card is hit and miss, but scaling is awesome and they are cheaper then their Nvidia counterparts.
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post #27 of 30
I got rid of my 890FXA-GD70 asap after being contacted by several owners who's board's vrms went boom. I had a gtx 470 failed right out of the box from. But, they have great and speedy customer support. I had a replacement gtx 470 (which I just sold) in two weeks and their over the phone reps were very help and understanding.

I hear fabulous things about their TF series gpus btw thumb.gif
post #28 of 30
I only bought HD5770 from MSI, I think it was last year. I didn't like the quality of their card. Not buying from them again, imo. Even if it was a Motherboard, lol!
    
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post #29 of 30
Quote:
Originally Posted by The Master Chief;13862698 
I loved my 790fx-gd70. Was awesome... Only MSI product I've ever owned though.

i second that i still have mine its been to the boiling lake of fire and back and still kickin

i personally dont mind msi ive had good experiences with there mobos.
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post #30 of 30
Staying on topic *ahem* ( wink.gif ), why did I have to see this post?

I have a MSI X-Power waiting to swap in, in place of my UD3R.

No personal experience with MSI yet, hoping its a good one though.
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