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its in german
Melted Socket
"Posted by Doctor [ASUS]
Good morning everyone!
A short update on the situation:

Yesterday we learned of a board that had a problem. The cause of this problem is currently being investigated as a precaution so we have stopped the sale of the board. Further details about the problem I can currently not do because the analysis is still ongoing. However, I can say that there is no base fire is.

The statements regarding Mind Factory are wrong! Yesterday we have already held consultations with Mind Factory and such information did not exist. The truth is the Mind Factory 12 Boards in stock has been blocked after we have informed Mind Factory.

Customers who already may have a Maximus Extreme IV of this return as a precaution. An official statement is released in the course of the day.

Once there is a new information I will announce it here as usual. Affected customers can also use our support form to contact us if there are questions regarding the settlement yet.

Greetings,
Dentists"


Please use google to translate it:
http://www.hardwareluxx.de/community/f248/rueckrufaktion-zum-maximus-iv-extreme-779517.html

http://forums.aria.co.uk/showthread.php?t=46743
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Oh crap! Does this mean other Asus P67 boards may have the same issue?
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This is the issue of the socket burning up? If so, it has to do with extreme overclocking and voltages just like what we saw on the P55 boards. It should not effect most people. Here is a link to the news about it:

http://www.techpowerup.com/138604/Socket-Pin-Burnout-Returns-to-Haunt-LGA1155-.html
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Maybe that's why the Maximus is OOS on Newegg. thinking.gif
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Quote:
Originally Posted by utnorris;12072846 
This is the issue of the socket burning up? If so, it has to do with extreme overclocking and voltages just like what we saw on the P55 boards. It should not effect most people. Here is a link to the news about it:

http://www.techpowerup.com/138604/Socket-Pin-Burnout-Returns-to-Haunt-LGA1155-.html

this i snot socket burn, this is socket melting. Its an electrical problem or a short of some kind.
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post #6 of 24
is it only a small batch of boards that is affected?

only asus?

http://www.xtremesystems.org/forums/showthread.php?t=265317
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Apparently socket melting is not socket melting. Looks like we'll have to wait for the official word from Asus.
The UD7 is looking better and better as the days go by.
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Quote:
Originally Posted by drka0tic;12073560 
Apparently socket melting is not socket melting. Looks like we'll have to wait for the official word from Asus.
The UD7 is looking better and better as the days go by.
The link right above u is about UD7 socket burning...
post #9 of 24
Dude, I just ordered the WS Revolution not 10 minutes ago, if this happens to me I'm gonna be pissed.
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Yes, I read that but theres very little details in that GB socket burn story that has been spreading the past couple of days. It is based on a single reviewer who received 2 samples. I think it just best to wait a couple of weeks for the rest of the models to come out and the supply base to increase. We need much more user testing and feedback, especially from the expert reviewers.
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