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post #12921 of 14934
What causes them to get so hot? It seems everything else that gets hot and needs cooling CPU, GPU, MB (north bridge etc), and so on is something that tends to draw more power.
The thing that worries me on this is if all that heat bears down on the life expectancy of the drive. Instead of how many times (and how much data) it can be written to it may well now be a formula based on heat and usage equaling time. So water cooling them is probably an extremely great idea.
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post #12922 of 14934
It's the controller that get hot, not the memory itself, and those drive throttle due to the heat. Why are they heating that much, I have no idea but on the pugetsystems video, they put them through big data file copy. If you are going to fraps on those kind of ssd, yeah must actively cool them. tongue.gif
It would be good to see how is the heat on daily use, software install, gaming or else that read and write on the drive that isn't a copy of a big junk file.
I'm keeping an eye on those new pcie ssd, it's probably my next purchase... well next year. rolleyes.gif
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post #12923 of 14934
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I have neither of those issues. My middle mouse button works fine and I am pretty sure my wifi works, though I haven't really used it in awhile because my phone kept connecting to it and staying connected when I would shut the PC down so I removed it from my phone.

The two issues I am having are with my USB 3.0 ports and certain devices not working correctly with startup and an issue where right clicking on the quick access icons in windows explorer would close the explorer window.

I was asking because about the drivers because they may solve these two issues (the USB 3.0 one I know I have had since I installed windows 10, not sure about the other one) and I really don't want to go searching through this board for the last one that was posted.........

I'm having problems with File Explorer in the latest preview build, too (10565). I think it's related to file sharing / user rights, i.e. the 'owner' of the explorer process doesn't have proper access to view/launch the item you're clicking on, and Windows freaks out and Explorer crashes. Try reverting the file/link back to default user/security, clear the Windows cache, and then try the link/file again.
post #12924 of 14934
I'm starting to wonder if I got another bad board from ASUS. I got my replacement board back in July, and the hard drives are still not engaging during start up. I have to manually boot from the Windows (8.1/64bit) CD in order to get my desktop. Luckily I have all of my files backed up elsewhere, but this is ridiculous. It may be a driver issue, but even after a Windows reinstall, I still get the same problem - the hard drive engages when I turn the PC on, but shuts off after just 8 seconds, and the motherboard follows. These are all new hard drives, and they've never failed before, so I'm beginning to wonder if it's the board itself... Again.
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post #12925 of 14934
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I'm starting to wonder if I got another bad board from ASUS. I got my replacement board back in July, and the hard drives are still not engaging during start up. I have to manually boot from the Windows (8.1/64bit) CD in order to get my desktop. Luckily I have all of my files backed up elsewhere, but this is ridiculous. It may be a driver issue, but even after a Windows reinstall, I still get the same problem - the hard drive engages when I turn the PC on, but shuts off after just 8 seconds, and the motherboard follows. These are all new hard drives, and they've never failed before, so I'm beginning to wonder if it's the board itself... Again.

If the drive is functioning during Windows setup, it's not the board malfunctioning, it's something failing when Windows loads. Have you checked the Secure Boot / CSM settings? Or was the system functioning fine for awhile after Windows reinstall, but now they've started failing to load again?

I had a RIVE that I had that happen to repeatedly. I think I had to RMA it twice. I finally broke down and just bought a new RIVB to replace the RIVE that was obviously a lemon. Haven't had a single problem with the RIVB since.
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post #12926 of 14934
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I'm having problems with File Explorer in the latest preview build, too (10565). I think it's related to file sharing / user rights, i.e. the 'owner' of the explorer process doesn't have proper access to view/launch the item you're clicking on, and Windows freaks out and Explorer crashes. Try reverting the file/link back to default user/security, clear the Windows cache, and then try the link/file again.
I'll try that later if I remember...lol..
Be careful with build 10565. There are apparently some serious issues with that build and remote desktop. I know it doesn't work but apparently if you try to connect via remote desktop it screws up your system so bad that the only way to get back up and running is through a completely new clean install.
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I hear you, in principle... but in reality, I don't think Intel cares. Their profit margin on HEDT chips is so high it's worthwhile for them to offer the Tuning Plan. Why shouldn't we take advantage of it? If it was eating into their profits believe that they would ask us to send in our degraded chips for inspection & diagnosis before they agreed to replace anything. Since they don't, it's a safe assumption they're not losing a penny on the deal.

That said, I'm not sure I've ever heard of anybody getting a BETTER overclocker from the Tuning Plan than the chip they started out with, so buyer beware. Rumor has it they use their lowest binned parts as Tuning Plan replacements.

The financial loss isn't what I take issue with, because I doubt that they lose anything on any of the chips that are getting returned, heck, I bet they aren't even on all of them... My issue is the principle of the thing. I tend to be a person of principles and integrity, and to me, personally, this sort of thing is no different than stealing. That being said, that is my perspective, and I would never expect anybody to change their mind, or their opinions based on my feelings of a thing, but again, my principles require me to say what I am thinking in such a situation. :-)
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The financial loss isn't what I take issue with, because I doubt that they lose anything on any of the chips that are getting returned, heck, I bet they aren't even on all of them... My issue is the principle of the thing. I tend to be a person of principles and integrity, and to me, personally, this sort of thing is no different than stealing. That being said, that is my perspective, and I would never expect anybody to change their mind, or their opinions based on my feelings of a thing, but again, my principles require me to say what I am thinking in such a situation. :-)

I don't understand your reason for considering it stealing. They offer a plan to replace CPUs that have been damaged by OCing. I believe they are doing this to inspire people to push their chips a little harder. With this program they can gather data as to how each chip is damaged and possibly develop better chips with higher OC capabilities.... They can also use that research to develop higher base clock chips.... Essentially what they are doing is a slightly less expensive way of doing some hard core research.
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I don't understand your reason for considering it stealing. They offer a plan to replace CPUs that have been damaged by OCing. I believe they are doing this to inspire people to push their chips a little harder. With this program they can gather data as to how each chip is damaged and possibly develop better chips with higher OC capabilities.... They can also use that research to develop higher base clock chips.... Essentially what they are doing is a slightly less expensive way of doing some hard core research.

I completely and totally understand and support using the plan to replace a CPU that has been damaged by overclocking, however, what I do not agree with is using the plan in order to try and replace a CPU just because a person is not happy with their fully functional CPU that just doesn't overclock how a person wants it to. When you buy a CPU you accept the fact that it may not overclock well, it's just part of buying a processor. Most people that are not happy with their overclock simply sell their CPU and either just buy another one (either a used one that is verified to overclock how they like or a new one), some even take the time to find the serial range of good processors and buy one of those.

As such, to me it is comparable to stealing because

A:If Intel knew the real reason you are exchanging it I bet they would deny your claim.

and

B:As stated, when you buy a processor you go into it knowing that it may not overclock well, just because you aren't happy with it doesn't make it defective. Especially given the multitude of people expressing that the overclock you are getting is perfectly normal for that particular SKU.

Once again, this is just my perspective, it isn't meant to cast judgement nor to imply anything positive or negative. People are people, and we all see things differently, and personally I find it disappointing that after many, many years of Intel not supporting their K SKU processors beyond the standard warranty, and then when they finally do offer a warranty (not just a warranty, but an incredibly out-of-Intel style, inexpensive warranty) it pains me and disappoints me to see people take advantage of this generous system.

Once more, just to be perfectly clear, because despite my best efforts to explain I am not being or implying any judgement or negativity, I am overwhelmingly often taken the wrong way, and it sucks. So please, please don't take any of this in any way other than informative, that's all, this is just information. :-) Happy happy, joy joy!!! Just imagine a monkey riding a donkey! Then smile.
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Gonna have a new member soon here. Better late than never, lets hope I can hit 4.7+! smile.gif
     
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