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For a while it looked like Asus was going to take Gigabyte to court over claims the company made regarding the quality of Asus's products, not to mention the veracity of information provided regarding its Energy Processing Unit technology. With Gigabyte insisting that it did nothing wrong and it was all Asus's fault for passing off shoddy hardware, everyone was waiting for the inevitable courtroom showdown and damages settlement.

Now, however, saner heads at Gigabyte have made the decision to issue a very public apology for the slurs cast upon its competitor's good name before the company finds itself in front of an unamused judge.
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repost.

Anyways, Gigabyte started the fight and now they are apologizing. WOW.
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oh i didnt see the first post.

edit: oh i see it now, 2nd page. sorry marin
Edited by slngsht - 6/2/08 at 5:04pm
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I don't get it.

Gigabyte proved it; the EPU does nothing and Asus bs'd the facts.

Why are they apologizing?
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I don't get it.

Gigabyte proved it; the EPU does nothing and Asus bs'd the facts.

Why are they apologizing?
Would you like somone doing that to products you make? Asus could say "Ultra durable" is bs. I mean ultra durable meaning you can throw it and it still works and crap like that.
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Still, it's best to back out and look noble and whatever than losing in a court.

IMO.
And they were probably scared they would lose.
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I don't get it.

Gigabyte proved it; the EPU does nothing and Asus bs'd the facts.

Why are they apologizing?
Asus threatened them with a lawsuit.
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All Solid Headers usually means Ultra Durable..
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No.. all solid caps is what Ga means when they say ultra-durable.

Sounds like the whole debacle was a huge, choreographed publicity stunt.............
Edited by rottenotto - 6/2/08 at 5:44pm
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I don't get it.

Gigabyte proved it; the EPU does nothing and Asus bs'd the facts.

Why are they apologizing?
i never saw any proof, just a bunch of slides making claims. Then when asus replied with their own statement they didn't provide any evidence to disprove it. All it was, was them both making claims and not showing any proof either way as far as i have seen.
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