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According to Gigabyte they did. Toms had the chance to talk with Gigabyte techs and this is what they had to say:

http://www.tomshardware.com/news/asu...oard,5348.html

While I admit to not having the equipment to test this and measure the load levels it sounds like Gigabyte does and Toms was there to see all the results. Going green is going to be more and more important in the years ahead so I can understand Gigabytes want to stamp out any false information out there.
Edited by Grumpel - 5/13/08 at 12:32pm
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post #2 of 27
Same thing more or less...

http://www.overclock.net/hardware-ne...-war-asus.html

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Quote:
Originally Posted by Havegooda View Post
But now there's proof.
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While I admit, Asus' QC department seems to have all taken a nap lately it sounds like Gigabyte is on a smear campaign to knock the largest motherboard manufacturer down a few pegs. I welcome it for one.

Rocking the boat in this way is always good for consumers.
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My capacitor recently blown on my asus p5nd2 sli, how peculiar.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by Grumpel View Post
According to Gigabyte they did. Toms had the chance to talk with Gigabyte techs and this is what they had to say:

http://www.tomshardware.com/news/asu...oard,5348.html

While I admit to not having the equipment to test this and measure the load levels it sounds like Gigabyte does and Toms was there to see all the results. Going green is going to be more and more important in the years ahead so I can understand Gigabytes want to stamp out any false information out there.
You should change your thread title since it is misleading. The accusations come from Gigabyte, not THG.
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post #7 of 27
As they say, There are lies, damn lies, and statistics.
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At this point they don't seem like accusations. =|
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post #9 of 27
Quote:
Originally Posted by stargate125645 View Post
You should change your thread title since it is misleading. The accusations come from Gigabyte, not THG.
Yes it does, but Tom is doing the interview and that is the site he quoted from and that is where he will source it from.
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Quote:
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Yes it does, but Tom is doing the interview and that is the site he quoted from and that is where he will source it from.
No, you are missing the point. It should read "Gigabyte: ASUS lied to customers," which is what is on THG's site. I don't care about the source, I care about who said what. And clearly, this thread title means THG said it.
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