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Old May 9, 2007, 08:08 PM
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Yeah, there are very few venders who will offer to check steppings, and some of those who do will charge a premium for the service.

This used to be a big issue with S939 chips, not sure what the market is like for C2Ds.

This is the kind of service that a local vender can shine at.
Well I have been lucky with my 939 cpu's BUT before I open the packages I ran the stepping's just so I wouldn't get burned. A restocking fee is better than having to flog it on Ebay, of course you run the risk with the replacement.
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