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Welcome to OCN by the way, say something considered stupid and we'll eat you alive.
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post #33 of 46
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i doubt all of them is my error... I have bult 15 computers for all my friends and they dont have a single issue. I guess im getting the shorter end of the stick

or im just worrying about every little noise i hear
Yeah, sounds like you're worrying a bit too much about what sounds like normal hd noise. Is your performance in line with what it should be?
post #34 of 46
I like the way you get one post and then every Intel fanboy descends upon the AMD section to defend their beloved Intel, why do you care?! pmsl!
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Welcome to OCN by the way, say something considered stupid and we'll eat you alive.
Haha.

OP needs to learn. Let him learn the hard way. /thread.
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post #36 of 46
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I like the way you get one post and then every Intel fanboy descends upon the AMD section to defend their beloved Intel, why do you care?! pmsl!
Maybe because he hasn't validated his complaint about Intel, which was his point in terms of creating this thread, and instead ranted about a WD Black hard drive which has nothing to do with Intel?

If he switched the word Intel with AMD, everyone would still call him stupid because his thread has nothing to do with CPUs or motherboards.
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post #37 of 46
Built 2 computers and the only thing I have had to RMA was a fan controller. Post a legit reason why this has anything to do with Intel? You don't even mention an Intel part in the OP. I don't understand how I have built 2 computers and been completely satisfied with both of them, yet you build 3 and don't like a single one. That is like sitting and listening to a car motor thinking it is going to die on you because it is running.

I have nothing against AMD since they are well priced and the newer chips perform fairly well, but I have never had an issue with Intel. Why fix something that isn't broken, yes?
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post #38 of 46
This is the first time in all my years of working with computers that I ever heard someone say they were switching from Intel to AMD because of problems.

In my experience, there's no better way to avoid configuration issues than by using an Intel CPU on an Intel motherboard. It just works, every time. And this is coming from someone who almost always uses AMD hardware. If someone wants a foolproof machine, never wants to learn anything about how it works, and just wants it to work all the time, every time, I give them Intel all the way.

If you want to go AMD, then by all means do it. But I don't think any of your problems are the fault of Intel or their hardware. If you have a malfunctioning hard drive, it's not going to care who made your CPU.
     
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post #39 of 46
HDDs make noise.

Not sure what you're expecting? From someone who has "built computers for years" i thought you would have realised that?

Even more so, 7 RMAs and its still making noise, you'd think the realisation would have hit you that they do??
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Originally Posted by VaporXtreme View Post
Over the years i have built computers. My first one was a intel and i have never had a problem with it now the next 3 computers are nothing but rma and headaches its so upsetting that i dont know what to do. My parents will flip if i keep sending money on a pc. So i think im coming over to amd.


I take my time building and everything and its such a headach. Sometimes i hear my WD making a zzzzzzz noise every once and a while. I rma'ed them 7 times same thing
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