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Why I'll Never Buy Anything Gigabyte Again.

cdawall

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They probably didn't lie to you, they did however probably have some minimum wage idiot working that couldn't read.
 

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They probably didn't lie to you, they did however probably have some minimum wage idiot working that couldn't read.

Or they did not tell that so called minimum wage person
They probably didn't lie to you, they did however probably have some minimum wage idiot working that couldn't read.

Sweet yes of course it's one of those people, hey shit they can do on their pay so lets insult and blame them. More inclined to believe a different person handled it and the one who promised conveniently forgot HA!, but how ever you look at it they failed who ever got it wrong.

Worked in many warehouses in the past and orders don't get sent right from the get go and normally are checked over by multiple people. And tbh it sounds that GIGA fail before shit get to those people.

Maybe they can send him a 980 by mistake but i guess you would not blame the guy at the end of the line for that one huh.
 
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Sweet yes of course it's one of those people, hey shit they can do on their pay so lets insult and blame them. More inclined to believe a different person handled it and the one who promised conveniently forgot HA!, but how ever you look at it they failed who ever got it wrong.

Worked in many warehouses in the past and orders don't get sent right from the get go and normally are checked over by multiple people. And tbh it sounds that GIGA fail before shit get to those people.

Maybe they can send him a 980 by mistake but i guess you would not blame the guy at the end of the line for that one huh.

I would still call them incompetent. I have literally zero faith in anyone in these RMA lineups. GB lost my H55N-USB3 when I rma'd it. Minimum wage means minimum skills and shit rolls downhill. Unluckily it will always be minimum wage joes fault when shit goes wrong.
 
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I am FLOORED that I found this. What a REAL fucking Joke !
No way in hell they should be allowed to keep it, AND @newtekie1 I think I'd send a copy of that with another stern email and let them know you are Fedup ect....
That/any ISO say's that regardless of what level or pay they have ALL the necessary procedures in black and white for every step involved.
They/ Gigabyte Failed beyond miserably

 

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The problem is there is nothing of equal or greater value they could provide. The GTX970 is the most powerful ITX card Gigabyte sells.
Oh, it's the GV-N970IX-4GD?
 
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Oh, it's the GV-N970IX-4GD?

The GV-N970IXOC-4GD, but yeah the same card but the OC Edition.

Now that I think of it, I now have this funny feeling they are going to send me the standard edition... Not that I really care about the pre-OC, I only got it because it was the only version newegg had when I bought it, and it was the cheapest ITX 970(should have spent the extra $25 and went with the ASUS). But, still I paid for an OC Edition, I better that an OC Edition back.
 

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Yeah, it easily could be. If they hadn't already sent you a card, I'd be demanding that one too.
 
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Oh boy really wish i had seen this topic before i bought my 990FXA-UD5 rev 3.1 broad,I went to register it and type my serial number and guess what OUT OF WARRANTY and the board is brand new (Bought it in September last year) SO now what am I to do if it breaks.Why do they only honor it from date of manufacture not when someone buys it?really pissed about it now. Kicking my own A$$ to be honest.

PS
My first go with Gigabyte as a motherboard too,Should have stayed with ASUS.
 

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Oh boy really wish i had seen this topic before i bought my 990FXA-UD5 rev 3.1 broad,I went to register it and type my serial number and guess what OUT OF WARRANTY and the board is brand new (Bought it in September last year) SO now what am I to do if it breaks.Why do they only honor it from date of manufacture not when someone buys it?really pissed about it now. Kicking my own A$$ to be honest.

PS
My first go with Gigabyte as a motherboard too,Should have stayed with ASUS.

Where did you buy it from? Can't you return it claiming "out of warranty" as reason? So long as you have proof of purchase (invoice), they should swap it, no?
 

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They'll honor it based off of proof of purchase
 
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Only those Asus high end boards should be bought if buying an AM3+ MB these days..
 

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Only those Asus high end boards should be bought if buying an AM3+ MB these days..
Yeah because the 970 board i got from them was complete junk. Guess go big with extra warranty or flush your cash down the pooper.
 
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looks like Gb is REALLY stinking it up . iirc, this is the second thread ive seen in the last few days chastising them.
 
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Where did you buy it from? Can't you return it claiming "out of warranty" as reason? So long as you have proof of purchase (invoice), they should swap it, no?
Yeah will have to try that,maybe get the ASUS Saber tooth and pay the difference.Will look into it in the morning,was wondering why after i bought it they acted like hey another dusty stock gone.Asa matter of fact i do have the invoice in my EVGA power supply bag.The one that holds the extra cables.
 

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hey h8, dont count your board out yet, @ThE_MaD_ShOt or @manofthem can attest to the GA boards. Don't get me wrong but Proof of purchase counts, I'd keep that board honestly, Yes the Asus board is good but why spend more?

if you go sabertooth get a R2.0, Im unsure about the Gen3 model.
 
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Yahooooooooooo Yes it is under warranty until
Through
05/07/2018 Just redid my Stuff over at Gigabyte webpage :)
 
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hey h8, dont count your board out yet, @ThE_MaD_ShOt or @manofthem can attest to the GA boards. Don't get me wrong but Proof of purchase counts, I'd keep that board honestly, Yes the Asus board is good but why spend more?

if you go sabertooth get a R2.0, Im unsure about the Gen3 model.
I have several Gigabyte boards and haven't had any issues what so ever with them. One has a 1090t ocd at 3.6 and one has a 8350 oc'd at 4.4. Those boards have been running under full load 24/7/365 for a few years now without any hiccups. If they went up in a ball of flames today I wouldn't hesitate to buy more. These things have been put through the wringer.
 
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