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post #111 of 140
I'm attributing the low official RMA rates to shoddy RMA policies. I've RMAed my Z68XP-UD4 to GB three times now and it's been returned with no notes in the exact condition and packaging I sent it in. I've used three different RAM combos, two different GFX cards, two different CPUs, and three PSUs on it and it always cuts power randomly with no discernible patterns. I used the same hardware on my ASUS board and zero power failures.

Last GB mobo I will ever buy. This has been a huge joke and I'm ready to drop kick it out the window.
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post #112 of 140
Good to know, every gigabyte board has done well for me and that dual bios feature has saved my butt a couple of times in t the past.
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I read the rest of the article... and OCZ is not looking good. They have a model that is over 52% RMA rate. Ouch!
 
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post #114 of 140
i have had 16 gigabyte boards and only had to rma one due to some kind of short not allowing it to shut down properly without restarting. <3 gigabyte!
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The printings MSI's boxes have as there's no match for them. biggrin.gif Military Class 2 components etc, etc, yay! Their GPUs are fantastic though.
Edited by Baghi - 5/25/13 at 10:07am
post #116 of 140
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Originally Posted by Lord Xeb View Post

I read the rest of the article... and OCZ is not looking good. They have a model that is over 52% RMA rate. Ouch!

Yea their Petrol and Octane SSDs, total garbage it seems.
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post #117 of 140
yea OCZ is trash, i wont even buy their SSDs because of how many times they have let me down with memory a few years ago. I feel as if when i go to buy a OCZ SSD that its gonna die and they are going to not be in business when it happens haha.

They have some cool products tho, and if you feel they will be around longer, which they prob will last a few more years, then it isn't bad. THey used to make some realyl good products, but that was like in 2005.
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Originally Posted by Sin0822 View Post

yea OCZ is trash, i wont even buy their SSDs because of how many times they have let me down with memory a few years ago. I feel as if when i go to buy a OCZ SSD that its gonna die and they are going to not be in business when it happens haha.

They have some cool products tho, and if you feel they will be around longer, which they prob will last a few more years, then it isn't bad. THey used to make some realyl good products, but that was like in 2005.

Only OCZ product I have (Click to show)


I just haven't even dared to touch their stuff due to how many horror stories I keep hearing. I might be persuaded into trying out their new SSDs though...
 
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post #119 of 140
yea they used to be really good. Like where corsair is now, and people weren't really liking corsair that much back then. I remember everyone loved their OCZ 520W Power stream, that was like a must have PSU and you could change the rails and everything. Now Corsair is IMO a much better company. However OCZ's crazy revo drives are pretty nice.
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post #120 of 140
Okay I read the rest of the article. Apparently Seasonic PSUs and Western Digital HDD RMA rates have gone up. This is kind of unsettling ,especially because I have a 1 TB Caviar Blue and a Seasonic X650.
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