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My ASUS board came with a small defect, the realtek sound chip was defective. But, I didnt bother to RMA it and instead just bout an ASUS Xonar soundcard, I love it. I was going to purchase an aftermarket card anyways.
post #22 of 32
iv had my rampage II extreme for 3 years ...working nice an solid... wish i had rampage 3 extreme (not black edition) thou my dream board cause its so sexy

I hope they make rampage 4 extreme
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I have used or have known people that have used Asus boards for a very long time (since the late 90's) and I have never seen an issue with one.
    
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Asus, FTW. MSI, FTL.



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Never had a problem with ASUS boards.
    
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post #26 of 32
my board has been awesome since day one.

but my asus GPU died on me (5870). but this one im using has been good to me so, Asus gets a thumbs up from me.
post #27 of 32
My ASUS Maximus II Formula was always a little glitchy, so I decided to RMA it before the warranty ran out-

My experience with ASUS customer service convinced me to go with Gigabyte-

My RMA thread->

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post #28 of 32
Quote:
Originally Posted by Kazumi View Post
Ok, So a buddy of mine is hell bent on saying Asus Mobo's are complete crap. He's had 2 Sabertooth 58FX series boards both function but he claims that it has issues after a few days, like games not functioning and blue screens.

Fine, I'll give him possible bugs. But he's tossed out stats on our forums of a massive amount of poor quality boards and how Asus boards pose a insanely high chance of a bad board.

I've owned Asus for years, and so have many other gamers. So I'm fact collecting. Anyone heard rumors, or have stats on how good/bad Asus currently is in the mobo market? I love my 990FX from them. So I'm not complaining. I'm just tired of listening to him complain and attempt to steer people to Gigabyte when they want Asus.
no problems with my asus board, and I've built 4 computers for friends with asus board as well. No problems flashing using ASUS utilities and never even a DOA board...
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post #29 of 32
ive owend and some worked with

owend

ASUS P5K-E WIKI - south bridge died, got it replaced for free, apparently it works now
ASUS P5Q PRO - currently at asus workshop testing if it died or cpu died
ASUS P8Z68-V - is in my main rig now, maybe 1 blue screen a week with stock 2500K

worked with

ASUS P8X58-D PREMIUM - BSOD alot with overclocks

but i still love asus, dunno why :S
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post #30 of 32
Have been useing Asus boards for 14 years, and only one i had to rma, i also build systems on the side, and unless a person asks for a different board it is Asus all the way, i also love there vid cards and monitors plus there sound cards. And the couple items i ever had too RMA it has been smooth as silk doing so. Yes i think Asus is the best-but there are other great ones too.
    
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