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I put the PSU in another one of my systems w/ Sleep turned to Never. If that system exhibits similar problems - I'll rule it as the PSU. If not i'll rule it as the motherboard. If it is the motherboard I will order a different one while waiting for the return money from the other - the question is - what Micro ATX FM2 motherboard should I order? Whatever I order needs VRM cooling and it has to be A75/A85X.


Pretty much a tossup between what you have now and these 2.

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813157334

and

http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813138367(If it comes back in stock, you'll get a free 8 gigs of memory.)
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post #22 of 27
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Pretty much a tossup between what you have now and these 2.
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813157334
and
http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E16813138367(If it comes back in stock, you'll get a free 8 gigs of memory.)


I don't think i'd consider the BIOSTAR anyways - 4 pin CPU plug + the int. audio is lacking.
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Been running the PSU in my other computer since 4PM - that's 8 hours - no shutdowns so far. Looking like it's the motherboard.... *Facepalm* Do you think i'd be good to buy a Gigabyte board and throw some VRM heatsinks on the exposed VRMs? Might be awhile until I have a running system again.... Issues w/ a item not arriving in the correct place and a customer wanting a refund...w/ money I literally don't have :/
Edited by M3T4LM4N222 - 11/24/12 at 12:22am
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post #24 of 27
Is anything being overclocked in the system by the way? Also, it's pretty much always worth it to check everything but the motherboard, first, so checking the ram is worthwhile(If you haven't done so yet). The PSU is looking like it shouldn't be the issue, but it can't be ruled out completely, since you haven't tested a different PSU in the system.

I'm thinking a VRM is failing on the motherboard, but it really isn't my best area(I'm no Phaedrus).
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Power supply running in for 21 hours in 2nd rig. Looks to be the mobo >.>
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which is a shame, since asrock normally puts out pretty good boards, looks like yours got by QA, likely due to the problem taking awhile to exhibit itself. :/
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post #27 of 27
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which is a shame, since asrock normally puts out pretty good boards, looks like yours got by QA, likely due to the problem taking awhile to exhibit itself. :/

Yep - most manufacturers don't run boards for hours at a time - excluding one MSI board (MPower)
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