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Hey there guys I just need to vent a bit of frustration. My Ram arrived today it is returned from an RMA. To my excitement I got all new RAM in a new package and everything. Now to my disapointment one of them seems to be bad still. I can't believe this crap I plan to let them know of my disapointment, and the inconvenience of this. Has this even happened to anyone ever before?
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post #2 of 12
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Yeah they are crap I just recieved a bunch of memtest errors in pass 5. I am waiting for a return email from G.Skill at the moment. They seem to br great as far as there RMA department goes, but they are falling short for reliability. I just figured that I will keep an update going as to maybe help someone with a similar problem.
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post #3 of 12
I had to RMA one of mine a month into owning it
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Have you memtested using different memory slots? It may not be the ram :-\\
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post #5 of 12
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Originally Posted by Xavier1421 View Post
Have you memtested using different memory slots? It may not be the ram :-\\
OH! True! Didn't think of that.
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post #6 of 12
Maybe you'll get a discount if you let them know of your disappointment like you say Or some free gifts..
    
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post #7 of 12
No problems with my Patriot RAM in the last 8 months. Surprising more people don't use them, as I've never had any problems. Other than the fact they don't seem to OC past about 220 MHz...
    
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post #8 of 12
Unless you are looking for ultra-tight timings, I don't recommend GSkill at this point. I don't think they are burning in their modules before shipping them. They probably do some quick test, but that's it.
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post #9 of 12
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I am staring to think the same thing myself at this point. And you can bet your butt I complained and expressed my inconvenience. I can care less about any kind of free gift I just want some good working RAM. I wouldn't mind if tey sent me something more updated or maybe a faster set but at a minimum at least let it work for me.

EDIT: All my testing is done at stock setting too so that just makes it wors.
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post #10 of 12
trying uppping voltage by .1v...

You never know.
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