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I bought a OCZ RevoDrive 3 X2 PCI-e 8months ago, anyhow it failed about a month back and when I went to RMA it they offered me my cash back only. I've noticed you can't buy them anymore I'm guessing they must of had a big failure rate on these SSD's.
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Both Amazon and Newegg have them for sale and OCZ still lists it for sale on their site.

Weird. Cash back eh?
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Strange
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Friend of mine just had his 240GB RevoDrive die, no rhyme or reason, just died. Seems that one of the RAID controllers died and now systems wont even boot with it in as it doesn't detect properly. His RMA was refused as he's not the original owner, although he has the receipt. I'd never by OCZ, purely because of what I've heard about their warranty service.

Less than 100 hours use on it too.
    
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How can they tell if your not the original owner esp if you have the receiptt

I used to have one of the old 50gb ones and while it was quick startup was slow was concidering getting another but I aint now

Isnt asus releasing a pcie ssd
Edited by richie_2010 - 7/1/13 at 9:18am
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Originally Posted by LancerVI View Post

Both Amazon and Newegg have them for sale and OCZ still lists it for sale on their site.

Weird. Cash back eh?

Yep they gave me cash back and Newegg has them? because none of these are in stock,

http://www.newegg.com/Product/ProductList.aspx?Submit=ENE&N=100008120%20600171532&IsNodeId=1&name=PCI-Express%202.0%20x4
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Hi,

We would like to inform you that we don’t have the part in stock to replace your RMA, we will process your RMA as a refund. Please send me the copy of the receipt and I will determine how much you will get back.

Please send me your paypal email address as well. We will transfer the fund through there.


Regards,

Vinh Nguyen

RMA Department Clerk

OCZ Technology Group Inc., USA Branch

Email:vnguyen2@ocztechnology.com


I paid $649 for the revo 240g 3x2 max IOPS new and they refunded me $590, they basically charged me $10 a month or something like that rolleyes.gif
Edited by USFORCES - 7/2/13 at 12:33am
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post #7 of 7
now go buy a 840 pro with your money.
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