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So, long story short, I bought my first ssd on August 3rd, 2010. That drive lasted about a year and a half, then suddenly died. The replacement died about 5 months later. I let the drive lie around for a few months since I was tired of dealing with it failing on me, but I ended up getting another replacement. I got that drive back about 2 weeks ago. It's dead, AGAIN. There was one certain folder that contained a priceless bit of data, that I will never get back, no matter how much I want it. This will be the 4th time I have sent this drive to be replaced, and quite frankly im sure as hell not dealing with this anymore. In my eyes, nothing short of a full refund of my purchase is acceptable, and Mushkin has no right to deny me a refund. Although no doubt, some big wig at Mushkin sees things differently than I do. What should I do if the refund is denied?
    
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sorry to hear about your woes. i would sell it if you dont get a cash refund or if you do get a cash refund and put it towards a samsung 830/840/040 pro, plextor, crucial m4 or intel series.
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If I do actually get refunded, no doubt I will get screwed and only get the current market value back >_> Though I could probably snag a nice drive from the Marketplace for cheap.
    
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Originally Posted by AddictedGamer93 View Post

If I do actually get refunded, no doubt I will get screwed and only get the current market value back >_> Though I could probably snag a nice drive from the Marketplace for cheap.

yeah you will prob get screwed on it. you should find some decent SSD's in the marketplace or even keep an eye out for online deals as well.
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go and get a OCZ Agility, they are good quality for price
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weird i have a mushkin ssd and i havnt had any problems with it /jinx inc
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post #7 of 8
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So, some verbal arse kick later, I got upgraded to a Chronos drive with prepaid overnight shipping. Score.

Edit: Turns out It's just the standard Chronos, kinda lame, but whatever. Should still be faster, at least in some areas.
Edited by AddictedGamer93 - 2/12/13 at 1:03pm
    
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post #8 of 8
This was my thought too,that they give you new Cronos Deluxe,if they cant fix you Callisto.
Edited by Unit Igor - 2/12/13 at 12:35pm
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