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post #21 of 88
What about Alienware?
post #22 of 88
Well, there computers are made by aliens, so I don't think they would put a warranty on them. Kind of defeats the purpose smile.gif
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post #23 of 88
What if a copy of mass effect 3 falls down from space and breaks my motherboard which is coincidentally placed on my lawn? Count as space invasion?
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post #24 of 88
There was a recent study that said it's likely that, if there were aliens, they're intentionally avoiding or not interacting with us.

So the idea of an Alien invasion is actually quite improbable.
 
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post #25 of 88
Asus knows how to think ahead.. lol unless they've had issues with alien invasion rma tickets.
    
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post #26 of 88

Good to know. I'll keep that in mind next time earth gets invaded, and my computer gets caught in some crossfire.

post #27 of 88
Quote:
Originally Posted by Outcasst View Post

What if a copy of mass effect 3 falls down from space and breaks my motherboard which is coincidentally placed on my lawn? Count as space invasion?

Counts as accidental collision by EA marketing thumb.gif
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post #28 of 88
I seen the title and guessed that it meant that warranty was void if your card overheated due to a case airflow restriction or cramped case full of components being a "space invasion", then this happened.

Oh well, to be honest, if there were a real space invasion I would be more concerned with having "universal" health care insurance.
post #29 of 88
glad im with gigabyte maybe they will cover me smile.gif
also the "dog ate my homework" lie has turned into the aliens done it
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post #30 of 88
Quote:
Originally Posted by Fatalrip View Post

Evga's rules out "acts of god"
http://www.evga.com/support/warranty/

Major Insurance companies also rule out "acts of god" so when major disasters happen that a lot of people die and a lot of the property they cover is destroyed they don't have to pay.
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