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RMA noisy PSU fan?

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Couple of days ago I bought a XFX Core Edition 850W.

It is marketed as a quiet PSU by XFX with 135mm fan.
According reviews and other users it's quiet when it does not need to work hard.

I have tested it with both my PC and just the PSU(with black green wire trick).

In both cases it is high noise and also there is noise that sounds as if the fan is hard pressed against something and not allowed to properly move.
Edited by grandpatzer - 3/14/11 at 4:43am
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It happens sometimes. If it were me I would RMA it.
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Originally Posted by DuRoc View Post
It happens sometimes. If it were me I would RMA it.
any chance the supplier won't accept RMA request?

If they find it not acceptable for RMA there is a fee that in % equals 30% of the price of the PSU.
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Call them on the phone and ask them straight up about it. They should be up front with you if they are a reputable company.
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