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    Default MSI Certifies "Military Class Components" Claims

    Maybe someone told MSI to put its money where its marketing mouth is at, because that's exactly what the hardware maker did. If you're at all familiar with MSI's graphics cards and motherboards, then you've undoubtedly seen MSI pimping supposed "Military Class" components, like highly-conductive polymerized capacitors (Hi-c CAP), Super Ferrite Choke (SFC), and other fancy terms. But is MSI blowing a bunch of hot air?
    http://www.maximumpc.com/article/new...ponents_claims

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    Looks like they put there money were there mouth is and no hot air!

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    I just returned the new B3 stepping P67A-GD55 board on RMA.

    Booted into the BIOS first time and then just crapped out no posting after the first boot. MSI's new BIOS is a joke IMO and is clunky and sophomoric especially when compared to that which the new ASUS boards come with.

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    Quote Originally Posted by KIPPER View Post
    I just returned the new B3 stepping P67A-GD55 board on RMA.

    Booted into the BIOS first time and then just crapped out no posting after the first boot. MSI's new BIOS is a joke IMO and is clunky and sophomoric especially when compared to that which the new ASUS boards come with.
    Sorry to hear that hopefully the new one will be fine!

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    Thanks for the heads up Kip.

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    The new one will be fine and it will not be an MSI board. I have owned three MSI boards and cannot say enough bad things about any of them. I am sure some folks probably swear by them while I am swearing at them.

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    I swear by them, but that is for the AMD platform. Never tested one f MSI's Intel boards though, or even know if it makes a difference.
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    Same here best board I ever owned.

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    Quote Originally Posted by smduff View Post
    Same here best board I ever owned.

    Took you long enough to bite

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    Quote Originally Posted by KIPPER View Post
    Took you long enough to bite

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    Quote Originally Posted by KIPPER View Post
    Took you long enough to bite
    I thought I had better choose my words carefully.

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