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ecs is good, just people expecting some OC from the ones that are just designed to run the stuff properly... are in for a surprise

the oc'able ones are ok though, nothing special, but good.
    
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sorry, it bothers me to no end when someone makes a grammatical error like that.
i suggest you use the grammar function on firefox?
again, in no way do i mean disrespect, i just hope you take this lightly.
What did he do wrong?
post #23 of 39
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Originally Posted by Sasquatch in Space View Post
This is exactly what is going to run people off the forum.Nitpicking about a few words misspelled or misplaced.I see this a lot.People that don't have anything better to do than come into a thread and start complaining about little stuff like this.Contribute something to the thread or just read.
again, i happen to have OCD about such stuff and i couldn't help but post. i have contributed if you read the full thread. sorry if i seemed like a grammar nazi. sorry if i "have nothing better to do"

but then again, in no single piece of this post have you positively contributed to this thread, so you are doing what you accuse me of doing, and that is complaining.

(PS: i took the liberty of fixing up your post too.)

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Originally Posted by bomfunk View Post
What did he do wrong?
so complaining about my complaining has taken up twice the posts that i put up originally complaining about grammar...if that makes sense.
Edited by venom55520 - 12/24/08 at 2:51pm
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post #24 of 39
Venom, if you're going to nitpick at least capitalize.

Now can we please get back on topic.
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I took a chance last week with an ECS board from newegg for a client! Great board ran SUPERB and stable. Nice overclocking features. So then I just broke down and got an other client a 775 ECS board. No problems at all!
    
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post #26 of 39
Quote:
Originally Posted by venom55520 View Post
sorry, it bothers me to no end when someone makes a grammatical error like that.
i suggest you use the grammar function on firefox?
again, in no way do i mean disrespect, i just hope you take this lightly.
firefox? lol. what a piece of bloated crap.
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post #27 of 39
Anyway, back on topic: I think this was a good decision by ECS to be the first out with a motherboard. Now, instinctively people might look towards ECS as they are cheap, and have already influenced the market for phenom IIs.

ECS isnt that bad either, for those who don't OC and just use stock everything, its a good option.
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post #28 of 39
Well i have bad experience with ECS, the last X48 was a pile of crap i just sell it very cheap because suck with DDR3 memory and settings, overclock very badly, damn it was so frustrating but i just throw that **** and get a 750i FTW that was a good Motherboard.

I just have 1 8200 ECS because was a gift but is working good xD.

But for my use i never buy ECS Again.
post #29 of 39
I'm sure ECS boards are much better than the ones used by some companies such as Dell, HP, ect..

Or do they use Foxconn? Not quite sure about that.

As long as you don't plan to overclock like a madman, ECS should be fine for most mainstream users.

Personally, I only tend to look at Asus, Gigabyte, DFI, eVGA, XFX, and MSI boards. But that's just me.
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post #30 of 39
The southbridge is not in an odd spot. Every motherboard I've used on AMD has had the southbridge right about in the same spot. Idunno where they're getting the "odd placement" idea.


That includes my current one and the one my cousin got.
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