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Anyone else gets static from the rear audio output? When I move my mouse it will do a constant high pitched buzz, this doesnt happen when I plug my speakers in the front output, sound is crystal clear. Happens also under any CPU or GPU load. I guess the only cure to this is getting a soundcard or RMA the board. Dont really mind getting a soundcard to fix this since I would rather like to avoid more downtime after my AX850 RMA taking more than 1 month.

Anyone with a similar problem? Turn your speakers/amp volume all the way up and move your mouse, run P95 or FurMark. Its how I discovered it. rolleyes.gif
    
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anyone elses board have Silver caps instead of gold? and yes my box on the back says it comes with gold capacitors rolleyes.gif

My Extreme3 Gen3 also has silver caps.

What impact will this have? Should I send it back?
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Originally Posted by Akumajou View Post

My Extreme3 Gen3 also has silver caps.
What impact will this have? Should I send it back?

That's weird guys, I got a gold caps one on monday..

Weird that some of you are getting silvers.
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That's weird guys, I got a gold caps one on monday..
Weird that some of you are getting silvers.

Strange for sure!
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Premium Gold Caps (2.5 x longer life time), 100% Japan-made high-quality Conductive Polymer Capacitors is what ASRock advertises. It looks like the only mobos to have Gold Caps is the Gen3 ones. I could be wrong, but that's what I'm seeing at the Egg!
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Originally Posted by wickedout View Post

Premium Gold Caps (2.5 x longer life time), 100% Japan-made high-quality Conductive Polymer Capacitors is what ASRock advertises. It looks like the only mobos to have Gold Caps is the Gen3 ones. I could be wrong, but that's what I'm seeing at the Egg!

That's what I got. Box and motherboard itself say Extreme3 Gen3.

Uggggh, I need to know if I should send this back...
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Can anyone explain the LLC Levels? I'm currently at Level 5 with this board.
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Definitely weird... mine look silver at first glance but on closer inspection they definitely have the gold look to them. At first I was like, those aren't gold! Then I compared them to the picture of the gold caps on the mobo box and then looked closer and yup. They are what they say it is.
 
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Anyone else gets static from the rear audio output? When I move my mouse it will do a constant high pitched buzz, this doesnt happen when I plug my speakers in the front output, sound is crystal clear. Happens also under any CPU or GPU load. I guess the only cure to this is getting a soundcard or RMA the board. Dont really mind getting a soundcard to fix this since I would rather like to avoid more downtime after my AX850 RMA taking more than 1 month.
Anyone with a similar problem? Turn your speakers/amp volume all the way up and move your mouse, run P95 or FurMark. Its how I discovered it. rolleyes.gif

Uninstall your sound driver's and let windows install it's own and see what happen's. Also try using a different mouse plugged into a different usb port before going the RMA process.
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Uninstall your sound driver's and let windows install it's own and see what happen's. Also try using a different mouse plugged into a different usb port before going the RMA process.

Did that already, every USB port with 2 different mices, reinstalled sound drivers, disabled the onboard audio in bios, booted in safemode, disconnected every fan and optical drive, made sure the audio cable in the back isnt touching any other cables, removed my extensions, cleared CMOS, changed SATA cables, different wallplugs.

The thing I dont get is when sound is muted, audio disabled trough bios the static is still there and only in the back output rolleyes.gif and it starts as soon as windows starts loading. Will do a format later this month, see if that helps.
    
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