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funny. I bought my first SSD from them about a year ago. Total nightmare. first one didn't last 4 hours then it ate its self. back to MC for a replacement. 16 hours later dead. now I call them(OCZ) and all they say is its my fault, back to MC that one go's. Got a 3rd SSD from them and it made it a grand total of 17 hours before smelling funny and no longer working properly. That was the last OCZ product I will buy, ever. I understand bad luck, and that statistically someone is going to get a crap product from every company out there. What urked me was hour rude, slow and useless their CS was. If they would have helped address the problem I would support them in a heart beat. I love to support company's that stand behind their products and will work shoulder to shoulder with customer's to solve any issue's that arise from their products.

OCZ is in the same bag as ASUS. Craptastic coustomer support. Kill them both with fire.
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OCZ, our troubled SSD-making friends, have been served a subpoena requesting documents and information that relate to press releases the company provided on September 5, 2012 and October 10, 2012. They've also been requested to turn over financial reports dealing with customer incentive programs.
Source

I have heard of MANY people being stiffed by their MIR service.
post #23 of 54
Haha man I feel like I've dodged a ton of bullets..

I've owned a Vertex 1, 2, 3, and an Agility 3, and never had any problems with any drives (nor have the new owners I sold the drives to). To this day, I've received every MIR I've sent in as well. Aren't I lucky? Haha
post #24 of 54
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Owned 3 SSDS of theirs, all still work fine. Lots of people jump on the bandwagon with no experience on the products. OCZ will be my next brand for an upgrade.

Just so you know. I've handled a good 100-200 OCZ SSD's for various businesses and consumers. Of that a good portion(around 50+) died within two years. My Kingston drive on the other hand is going on 3 years now and it's projected to live for another 7. I am not jumping on the bandwagon without experience.
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OCZ's DDR3 RAM was terrible in my friend's i7 rig. I had no problems with their DDR2 Reaper RAM in my old rig. only ocz product i've owned.
 
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Owned 3 SSDS of theirs, all still work fine. Lots of people jump on the bandwagon with no experience on the products. OCZ will be my next brand for an upgrade.

My shop had used several OCZ solid state drives in customer machines and we saw a very high failure rate with their drives. They may have improved since then but we don't sell their SSD's anymore.
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Many investors have filed lawsuits alleging that the company broke the law in financial reporting

I cant say that im not surprised
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I've owned several RAM kits from them over the years and only one set has died on me, all the rest still work great. As for the set that did, they were good about accepting the sticks for replacement and even sent me an even better set in return since that particular set wasn't made anymore.

I also have an SSD by them and it's one of the older ones (Core series v2) and it's doing OK.
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Owned 3 SSDS of theirs, all still work fine. Lots of people jump on the bandwagon with no experience on the products. OCZ will be my next brand for an upgrade.

I agree with you 100% I've got two OCZ 3 Agility SSD's in RAID 0 (Of course) My pc is on for days sometimes, copy files from one FTP server then uploading to another. Couple of thousand files only about 2GB but all on and all off this one set of discs! Never had any problems. even their customer services were okay when I used them. Poor OCZ frown.gif
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I like OCZ's SSDs so I'm pulling for them to stay afloat. Have a 120GB Agility 2 and a 256GB Vertex 4 and both have been great! I got my Vertex 4 this past summer and I think it was the best drive for the price. Simply eats everything you throw at it.
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