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This card has been in use for all of three weeks, and look what happened:



It seems that XFX disguises their FZ series caps (AKA timebombs) as solid caps. Yet another reason to buy EVGA...
 
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RMA?

I have an XFX HD4650, its lasted 2yrs so far
    
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Originally Posted by jdcrispe95 View Post
RMA?

I have an XFX HD4650, its lasted 2yrs so far
I cannot RMA. I'm the second owner, and the first one never registered.


But seriously, disguising FZ caps as solid ones? That's just ridiculous.
 
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Give it a shot and RMA it.
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I think I know what time it is.






Solder time ! http://www.badcaps.net/

    
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post #6 of 26
good ol XFX for you.. and if u would be able to rma they would offer a compairable ATI card for a Fee

charged my freind chase $100 when his GTX 280 died for a 4870
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Quote:
Originally Posted by ShortySmalls View Post
good ol XFX for you.. and if u would be able to rma they would offer a compairable ATI card for a Fee

charged my freind chase $100 when his GTX 280 died for a 4870
But isn't the GTX 280 better?
post #8 of 26
Are you guys under the impression that XFX (or evga for that matter) actually makes the graphics card that they sell?

Just askin

Also, it's kinda disingenuous to say the card's been in use for 3 weeks ... when you're not the original owner.
Edited by brettjv - 1/18/11 at 11:47am
    
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Never had any problems with XFX's graphics cards or PSU's.

Sucks bro, get new caps?
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resolder them
    
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