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post #1 of 13
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Ok, so i've been having problems off and on w/ my CPU... It worked ok at first, but lately it's been unstable at stock settings. Any ideas? And how do i get ahold of the Newegg Rep? I thought there was one here on the boards, but idk if I should go through him or through Newegg site. I'll try the site while i figure everything else out.
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post #2 of 13
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Yea... it's been more than 30 days so i have to go through AMD. Anyone have any experience with them? How well does it go?
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post #3 of 13
Just lie and say you ran it stock since you got it....tell them whta they want to hear, and they'll do the same for you
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post #4 of 13
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but i did run it stock yea... that's what i figured.
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post #5 of 13
I've never had a problem with RMA'ing from AMD. Have fun waiting a couple weeks for a CPU though
post #6 of 13
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Originally Posted by Penicilyn
I've never had a problem with RMA'ing from AMD. Have fun waiting a couple weeks for a CPU though
Did you just use their site? I got there and typed in everything and then it said "Processor is not in our database" or something stupid like that. I have the box and i can print off an invoice off of newegg, but i don't know what else to do..... They're office is closed right now, so i guess i'll have to wait till next week
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post #7 of 13
Have you tried upping the Vcore in the mean time? The smallest touch might help. Although RMA is obviously your best option, you could try the vcore in the mean time.
    
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post #8 of 13
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I'd rather just RMA it.... I can live with just my laptop in the mean time... i was going to format and install raided drives anyway, so the computer woudl have been down anyway. I can't play games this weekend, but I really need to get caught up on homework anyway. This is a good reason do that
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post #9 of 13
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Anyone know what AMD's waranty duration is?
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post #10 of 13
Quote:
Originally Posted by ae804
Ok, so i've been having problems off and on w/ my CPU... It worked ok at first, but lately it's been unstable at stock settings. Any ideas? And how do i get ahold of the Newegg Rep? I thought there was one here on the boards, but idk if I should go through him or through Newegg site. I'll try the site while i figure everything else out.

So what makes you think its the cpu??
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