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How else would anyone know whats mediocre

Fact are still facts if anyone dont like them then dont read this thread or the others

I am allowed to say whatever i want its called free speech ever heard of that?

And since when was it not allowed to criticize a product for its flaws?

If you are just here to complain then go away
Edited by shilka - 4/11/14 at 6:20am
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Keep it going, shilka!
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Originally Posted by AlphaC View Post

It's incredibly easy to complain, it's harder to fix what you're complaining about.

With shilka we can be confident he isn't going to sugarcoat things like marketing and give us the nitty gritty like too-honest engineers do.
"For humans, honesty is a matter of degree. Engineers are always honest in matters of technology and human relationships. That's why it's a good idea to keep engineers away from customers, romantic interests, and other people who can't handle the truth."
- Scott Adams, The Dilbert Principle

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I believe that the problem with what shilka says lies in that his primary language is not English.

Now, most people I saw here live in the US and don't seem to realize that even if you know a second language, you're not always as good at expressing yourself with it than when you're using your native language.

So give the guy a break and as already mentioned, help him be more... how should I say it? More gentle? More understandable? Whatever, you get the point... hopefully.
post #265 of 649
I appreciate the blunt and to the point information regarding these types of posts. I dont care to read through a bunch of fluff just to get to the point.

If the message is lost in translation then sorry?

I personally wouldnt want to have a mining rig with sub-par materials in the PSU. Also when it comes to supporting their product they are extremely hit or miss regarding corsair.

http://www.overclock.net/t/1324891/corsair-deny-all-knowledge-ax1200i-software-broken-probably-applies-to-ax860i-and-ax760i-as-well/0_100

If that's I am to expect from a company supporting their product, then its a pass all day everyday. Then you have cases where they are on the ball and backing up their product.

I'd rather not flip a coin.
    
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Originally Posted by TheReciever View Post

I appreciate the blunt and to the point information regarding these types of posts. I dont care to read through a bunch of fluff just to get to the point.

If the message is lost in translation then sorry?

I personally wouldnt want to have a mining rig with sub-par materials in the PSU. Also when it comes to supporting their product they are extremely hit or miss regarding corsair.

http://www.overclock.net/t/1324891/corsair-deny-all-knowledge-ax1200i-software-broken-probably-applies-to-ax860i-and-ax760i-as-well/0_100

If that's I am to expect from a company supporting their product, then its a pass all day everyday. Then you have cases where they are on the ball and backing up their product.

I'd rather not flip a coin.

I recall that half a year later and he still had problems and was forced to buy another PSU all together

A shame the G2 1300 watts was not out then
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Yep, it took them 8 months and the only one attempting to resolve the issue at that point was jonny. The only thing the reps did was display how unprofessional they can be regarding their own products. That entire thread was just one sad joke.
    
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post #268 of 649
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Which is why he should not type such threads at all.

This thread is soooo out of line it is rediculous.
He treats the RM series as if they will blow up in your face.

I don't understand how a moderator of this section can approve of this.

Informing people about what you think is correct is one thing but telling people to NOT buy an RM series PSU when it seems that WHERE HE LIVES one can buy a better PSU for the same money is straight out rediculous.
Especially because it is a very decent PSU and for example where I live the cheapest of the bunch and on top of that very well reviewed everywhere.

If you want Corsair to sell you psus with second rate components so be it biggrin.gif
post #269 of 649
The only problem I see with Shilka's communication is that he doesn't always use the right word when discussing degree. Quality is a gradient, and sometimes he'll pick a word too far up or down that gradient. Calling something "crap" when it would be better to call it "poor" or "mediocre" or "just ok" or "average" or "sub-par". These words all have different shades of meaning. His message is correct, he just doesn't have the same subtle grasp of language that a native English speaker does.
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somebody make shilka the PSU moderator of this forum. He knows his stuff. thumb.gif
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