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post #101 of 140
Probably skewed by the Gigabyte mobos running OS-X. smile.gif
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post #102 of 140
Go Gigabyte, they've also been aesthetics kings for awhile now imo.
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post #103 of 140
Hence the reason why we build our computer with gigabyte boards at the shop thumb.gif

The odd Asus board every now and again never hurts either wink.gif
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post #104 of 140
Percentage of sales for ASRock increased and hence the RMA rate?

I can vouch that ASRock boards that work out of the box go on to live very long lives without ever facing a single issue.

However, I get thrown a curveball every now and then buying an ASRock board that doesn't want to boot.
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post #105 of 140
So gigabyte saying that gigabyte boards have the lowest RMA rate?

Does anyone else see the potential issue here?
post #106 of 140
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Originally Posted by linkin93 View Post

So gigabyte saying that gigabyte boards have the lowest RMA rate?

Does anyone else see the potential issue here?

Not if you read the article you're commenting on...
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post #107 of 140
evga is probably dead last. I've had nothing but problems with those and will never purchase or recommend one to anyone other than those I despise.
post #108 of 140
Asus M4A77TD board went bad making RAM unstable and corrupting OS
Gigabyte 970a-ud3, works like a dream
Got a Sniper M3 working well.

Based on research it just so happens Gigabyte fits my builds; features don't matter; just solid overclocking capability on single GPU systems = win.


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Of course I hate it when people post anecdotes as if that validates the claim. Rather it just affirms it; my experience is affirmed within the big picture trend that this shows. Props to Gigabyte for putting out pretty good quality product. I'm really tempted to go Gigabyte with my next iTX build which I'm going to do. (Have i3-3225 + Z77X-D3H, friend buying 3570K + mobo combo @ microcenter, trade boards. So I'm going to pick either the

H61N-USB3 for $40
Z77N-WiFi for $103.525


Any reasons why I should go for the more expensive board? I think not... the build's going to be

i3-3225 + LIAN LI PC-Q07B + iTX board in question + CX430 + ? GPU depending on friend's needs.
post #109 of 140
If I remember correctly it was these guys who did this a couple years ago. I love these things, too bad it's always Europeans who only seem to be doing the quality control fact checking. I'm surprised PNY and Gainward were on that list do they do better in Europe then in North America, I barely see them any more. I'm curious how Powercolor did considering Sapphire did kinda crappy.
Edited by Peanuts4 - 5/22/13 at 10:40pm
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post #110 of 140
Still rockin my Extreme X58 here. Go Gigabyte! I will probably buy another when I upgrade to haswell.
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