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    Default Re: What do you think...

    Quote Originally Posted by vinman View Post
    My next board will definitely be an MSI as I have had very good support and really no issues whatsoever with my current board, it works and over-clocks really well. if I had to complain about anything it would
    be the buggy killer network, and bios interface, which was mostly me just getting use to navigating through its settings.
    MBs I still take my chances with ASUS only because of the Sabertooth. But, if the Sabertooth weren't around, I would be very tempted to go with MSI, and likely would.

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    Default Re: What do you think...

    I have only used ASUS since 2010. Just now started using MSI. I wont go back.

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    Default Re: What do you think...

    Quote Originally Posted by killjoyjim View Post
    I have only used ASUS since 2010. Just now started using MSI. I wont go back.
    Please explain why.

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    Default Re: What do you think...

    Back in 2010 I bought a ASUS 1366 board. Wen I got it it was DOA. So I did a RMA. They took so long I gat a diferant ASUS bord untill it came back. So wen my 1366 came back I put it on my shelf to use wen I ended a board. Wen the time came to use it .It still was DOA.So I call ASUS to RMA it. They tell me I will have to pay $163.00 for partsand $69.00 for labor. I told them I never even got to use it.It was brand new. They said out of warranty. I said to go **** them self's with the board. What do you think...-img_0001-8-.jpgAnd then sent them this pic.

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    Default Re: What do you think...

    Quote Originally Posted by killjoyjim View Post
    Back in 2010 I bought a ASUS 1366 board. Wen I got it it was DOA. So I did a RMA. They took so long I gat a diferant ASUS bord untill it came back. So wen my 1366 came back I put it on my shelf to use wen I ended a board. Wen the time came to use it .It still was DOA.So I call ASUS to RMA it. They tell me I will have to pay $163.00 for partsand $69.00 for labor. I told them I never even got to use it.It was brand new. They said out of warranty. I said to go **** them self's with the board. Click image for larger version. 

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ID:	7900And then sent them this pic.
    Nice clock you have Jim, but I meant why you won't go back from MSI?

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    Default Re: What do you think...

    Because Asus Suck's at service.

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    Default Re: What do you think...

    Quote Originally Posted by killjoyjim View Post
    Because Asus Suck's at service.
    Wouldn't they have to actually provide it in order to suck at it?

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    Default Re: What do you think...

    It's kind of strange, I've never had a problem with an Asus that I can recall, but I simply find the offerings from MSI appeal to me more at the various price points that I look at. I tend to avoid spending $300+ on Motherboards, and for what I consider the Mid-Range, the MSI's just work for me. So far, MSI support has been OK (They gave me cash for the burned up AMD Krait), and did get my RMA pretty quickly. But, I haven't ever used Asus support, so I don't have any points of comparision (other than stories like Jims).

    Scott

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