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Considering this post, would you guys buy a MSI MPOWER over a UD5H ?

5% is still pretty low to me, also 1 to 3% speaks more to me,
The only problem I see with the UD5H is the lack of PS2 (needed for my incoming mechanical keyboard)

I've heard that MSI's Intel-based boards are better than their AMD-based boards in general, so I'd take that into account...
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People talking about their personal experiences is pretty silly here....

even if you had 10 boards from brand X and one had to be RMA'd then you were extremely unlucky. That's pretty much why I don't stop buying from a brand if I happen to get a borked item. It's just called being unlucky .

Your less likely to be "unlucky" going with Gigabyte according to the numbers. lachen.gif
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So ASRock's RMA rate went up by 0.42%? Yeah I should have got an Asus or Gigabyte board with 8+2 phase shifts instead of an ASRock 970 Extreme3 with 4+1 phase shifts.
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what about EVGA?
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what about EVGA?

Already asked, only their GPUs are available in France.
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what about EVGA?

EVGA motherboards are generally well built but have a lot of problems with them(bios/uefi or thought out design).
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just a reminder about the year before 2012's RMA rates. In 2011 there was the P67 B2 to B3 debacle where everyone wanted a new motherboard with the B3 chipset. ASROck and i think MSI told people not to take their boards back to their vendors and instead ship to asrock/msi, GBT and ASUS decided to allow people to take their boards back to their vendors, that is why their numbers decreased a lot this past year. So MSIs/asrock's RMA rate for the year before was low b/c the others were higher b/c of the B2/B3 thing.

Also I am sure asrock told their users to RMA directly to asrock, but I am not 100% on that with MSI. But it would make sense.
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just a reminder about the year before 2012's RMA rates. In 2011 there was the P67 B2 to B3 debacle where everyone wanted a new motherboard with the B3 chipset. ASROck and i think MSI told people not to take their boards back to their vendors and instead ship to asrock/msi, GBT and ASUS decided to allow people to take their boards back to their vendors, that is why their numbers decreased a lot this past year. So MSIs/asrock's RMA rate for the year before was low b/c the others were higher b/c of the B2/B3 thing.

Someone has been a little cheeky haha biggrin.gif
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lol i am just talking about the numbers and reasons for their change. I men it explains a lot why GB and ASUS went up, just saying.

Also different regions of the world have more RMAs of certain brands, like India and other places with high heat and humidity.

I enjoy good debates, but everyone just thinks I am a hater lol, no one likes to debate me. frown.gif
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I was pointing towards ASRock instead of you tho wink.gif
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