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Originally Posted by BinaryDemon View Post
It will be interesting to see what Gigabyte says exactly. While the picture might have been misleading, ASUS has been pretty quiet about directly refuting Gigabyte's EPU claims.
It'll go something like "Dear Asus, We're sorry your motherboards suck, but it's a fact, we're sorry for telling the truth "
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post #22 of 35
Asus went on about their energy saving features being so much better than Gigabytes and wait...they're not!

So what are doing? Suing them over a misleading picture.

What do you think the conversation went like in Asus?

Tech Guy A: Guys, we've got a problem, Gigabytes DES beats our EPU
Tech Guy B: Yeah, and we've been going around saying bad stuff about it
A: They don't even put captions on their pictures, lazy sods
B: Yeah, it was pretty misleading, I thought it was a ferret for a minute
A: Let's sue them!
B: Yeah!
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post #23 of 35
so are they apologizing and dropping the whole thing or are they just apologizing for the picture?

I wonder if asus is just going to try and move on and pretend nothing happened.
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post #24 of 35
Yikes, Bad move there bud.
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Nobody has mentioned DFI in this thread in boards that own...

    
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post #26 of 35
Quote:
Originally Posted by Vlasov_581 View Post
go Asus.....turn them into a Megabyte
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post #27 of 35
That'll probably end the lawsuit. Over hear, that type of public apology is a much bigger deal than the money. Effectively, Asus already won much more that the lawsuit would or could have ever given them. Many Chinese people would far prefer to pay a fine than to apologize publicly for doing something wrong.

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post #28 of 35
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Originally Posted by RobRedbeard View Post
That'll probably end the lawsuit. Over hear, that type of public apology is a much bigger deal than the money. Effectively, Asus already won much more that the lawsuit would or could have ever given them. Many Chinese people would far prefer to pay a fine than to apologize publicly for doing something wrong.

Rob
that's great insight. thanks.
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post #29 of 35
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Originally Posted by Johnny Utah View Post
that's great insight. thanks.
No problem, glad I could help. It's just the system of saving or losing face here is a little different than what we have in the States. Now let's see if they do continue with the lawsuit or not. If Asus is showing everyone Gigabyte's apology, it would look bad for them to then continue their lawsuit. They have to look like good community members or everyone will start to look at them badly.

Let's see what happens . . .
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Thumbs up to Gigabyte for ending this ridiculous cat fight.
    
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